The Mission of Friendship Church is to Love, Live and Serve like Jesus.
At Friendship Church our great desire is to help everyone Love, Live and Serve like Jesus. Your growth is of the utmost importance to us because it is important to God. To help you love, live and serve like Jesus we encourage you to join us in three key areas.
Worship Service - We express our love for God.
LifeGroups - We grow to live more like Jesus in small communities.
Serve Teams - We serve our world and each other with our gifts.
By meeting with Him in relentless prayer, Bible study and memorization.
By gathering to exalt Him in weekly worship services.
By giving generously of our time and resources.
LIVE IN COMMUNITY
That meets in LifeGroups dedicated to Bible, prayer and care.
That is encouraging, accountable and loves our neighbor.
That is seeking to multiply disciples and LifeGroups.
SERVE OUR WORLD
Through using the gifts God has given to us.
Through actively sharing the message of hope in Jesus.
Through engaging as a partner in missions.
WHAT WE VALUE
...loving God and people.
...living biblical truth.
...a missional lifestyle.
History of Friendship Church
Friendship Church started as an idea in a Bible study in 1978. The church plant began meeting in the basement of the Scott/Rice Telephone company. Soon, they moved to Westwood Elementary.
August 7, 1979 - Friendship Church is officially registered with the State of Minnesota
March 1981 - Prior Lake Campus opened with much celebration
1984 - Classrooms and gym were added, and Wednesday night programming began
1985 - Youth programming expanded
1989 - Worship attendance outgrew the chapel and was moved to the gym
1998 - With the growth, discussed the two campus model
2003 - Shakopee Campus opened
2018 - Prior Lake Campus remodel completed
Prior Lake Campus
17741 Fairlawn Avenue
Prior Lake, MN 55372
12800 Marystown Road
Shakopee, MN 55379