Dear Members and Friends,

This year Mindekirken will be holding a special bilingual online Festival Worship Service at 11:00 am on Sunday, May 16, 2021 followed by a LIVE Singalong (Allsang) from 12:30 to 1:00 pm with Ethan (Esten) Bjelland of the Mindekirken Norwegian Language & Culture Program and Norway House. There will be a link to the Singalong at the end of the service or go to https://youtu.be/ZFqb7jE97t4.

Pastor: Anne Brit Aasland  

Syttende Mai Festival Service for May 16, 2021 at 11am
7th Sunday of Easter

Sermon (in print): May 16, 2021 Sermon - Norwegian and English

Worship Bulletin:  Hymns are in bulletin here

Festival Prelude: 
Intrada I D by Stig Wernø Holter,  Jordan Buchholtz, organ
Norwegian Dances #2 & 3 by Edvard Grieg,  David Carrillo Siliezar, violin and Jordan Buchholtz, piano
Kvinnekor - Morgonsola - tradisjonell 
            Ruth Larson, Corinne Engstrand, Erma Hammond, Janis Clay, Kathy Manderscheid, Margy Sather Peterson
Norwegian Folktunes and Dances by Johan Halvorsen
            No. 1 Halling,   No. 3 Guris Sang, Medley in A minor
Kvinnekor - Se Norges Blomsterdal #1 and #7 - Aabel/German folktune
Landkjenning by Edvard Grieg text by Bj. Bjørnson 
     Sung by: Ariel Wilberg, Maggie Burr,  John De Haan, Julian Ronning - solo 

Flag Procession Music:
Hellosmarsjen arr. by Kåre Nordstoga,   David Carrillo Siliezar, violin and Jordan Buchholtz, piano

Special Music:
Kvinnekor - La oss Leve for Hverandre by Sundstrom/Friis
Bill Wangensteen, piano solo - Rigaudon from the Holberg Suite by Edvard Grieg

Hymns: 
Sung by: John De Haan, Julian Ronning, and Ariel Wilberg

  • NOS 753 Gud sign vår konge god (1 verse) & in English: My Country`tis of Thee (1 verse)
  • NOS 757 Gud signe vårt dyre fedreland (vers 1,2,6 og 7)
  • God bless and protect our native land (Vers 1,2,4 and 5)
  • NOS 755: Ja vi elsker dette landet 

Postlude:  Fantasie triomphale by Johannes Haarklou,  Jordan Buchholtz, organ 

Pastor: Anne Brit Aasland

Organist: Jordan Buchholtz

Reader: Orlyn Kringstad

Videographer: Ingunn Henrikssen