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Cedarcrest Church 1630 East 90th Street Bloomington, MN 55425; 952-854-8390; shawn@goodinthehood.org
We invite you to join us for 10:00 am Sunday Morning Services
The mission of Cedarcrest Free Methodist Church is to love God and to love others by FEEDING BODIES AND FEEDING SOULS. The vision of our church is to be a community dedicated to growing upward and outward by means of prayer, praise, proclamation and partnerships.  Feeding the hungry and providing for the practical needs of our community is a high priority for the Cedarcrest Church family,  We’re dedicated to being a community of grace and acceptance.  In short, a GREENHOUSE OF GRACE that is a safe environment for one to grow and belong while meeting the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of our community. 
 
We invite you to join us for our 10:00 am Sunday morning services at 1630 East 90th Street Bloomington, MN 55425. 
 

Leadership Team:
Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

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Pastor Shawn Morrison, Senior Pastor

Pastor Shawn serves as our primary teacher and community outreach strategist.  He has a passion for establishing partnerships and outreach to the poor and disenfranchised.  In addition, he is devoted as a practitioner to understanding the Scriptures and activating the truths of the kingdom into one’s daily life.
 
Pastor Shawn brings a vast array of experience to our team.  These  include missionary service, 20+ years of pastoral ministry, and chaplaincy work with the chemically dependent.  In addition, he served locally as the Director for Evangelism for Bethany College of Missions and as the Minneapolis Program Director for Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities.  Pastor Shawn, an ordained elder with the Free Methodist Church USA, has served as the Senior Pastor for Cedarcrest Church since 2006.
 
Pastor Shawn and his wife, Pastor Jamie have five children and eleven grandchildren. He is the founder and Executive Director of our primary partner Good in the ‘Hood, an activating ministry that leverages intentional acts of kindness in order to demonstrate God’s love in practical ways.  

 

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Pastor Jamie Morrison, Associate Pastor

Pastor Jamie’s primary responsibility is marketplace ministry and serves as the Founder and Executive Director of Books By The Bundle, A Christian and family friendly self-publishing ministry.  In addition, Pastor Jamie, an ordained elder with our denomination the Free Methodist Church USA, provides local Church leadership for our Christian membership and education department, our marriage encounter ministry and Sunday morning teaching support.
 
Pastor Jamie is an excellent teacher and an outstanding leadership trainer. She is someone with a contagious passion for embracing those who are hungry to grow in their faith and sense of purpose.  She has helped many to discover calling and to begin walking in their God-given gifts.  In addition, Pastor Jamie brings an expertise for mentoring and training, particularly in the area of marriage and family.  
 
It’s truly a joy to have Pastor Jamie serve as an Associate Pastor for Cedarcrest FM Church.  Always quick to embrace others, Pastor Jamie helps to foster a loving community and a GREENHOUSE of GRACE.  

 

Pastor Orin Scandrett

Pastor Orin Scandrett

 

Pastor Orin Scandrett, Community Pastor

Pastor Orin, an ordained elder with the Free Methodist Church USA, is an amazing person with a lifetime of ministry and urban outreach experience.  He provides crucial support for our community by investing his extensive experience and gifts to teach, provide chaplaincy ministry, spiritual encouragement and crisis advocacy for members of our Church family and the local community.  
 
Pastor Orin is a founding member of the Free Methodist Urban Fellowship, and the Twin Cities Habitat For Humanity.  In addition, he is a recent winner of the SPIRIT OF AGING Award, a prestigious honor with over 900 nominees.  Finally, Pastor Orin is. an accomplished author, speaker, minister, advocate and friend to all.  He has lived his life in a sacrificial manner that lovingly embraces all those who have been rejected and cast off by society and the religious community.    
 
We’re very blessed to have Pastor Orin as a member of our faith community and ministry leadership team. 

 

 Good in the Hood

 

Kelly Neufeld, Worship Leader

Kelly is an energetic and emerging young leader who generously has committed her time and talents to the Cedarcrest family.  She is one who takes initiative and is always willing to offer a helping hand to anyone in need.  In short, she exemplifies the heart of a true servant leader.  
 
Kelly’s responsibilities are many including being a wife and mother of two children.  In addition, she is fulltime student and a member of the board of administration, both for Cedarcrest FM Church and for Good in the ‘Hood.  Despite her many roles, she effectively balances her time at home and school with her ministry to our church and to the community.  Kelly effectively inspires us into worship as our song and worship leader for Sunday morning services. 
 
We are very pleased to have Kelly, her husband Gabe and their family as members and ministry leaders for our community of faith.