Visit this Sunday, 9:30 or 11 am
Surprise Acts of Kindness Month is October: Kindness is a gift that everyone can afford to give.  All month long we are celebrating acts of kindness.  Grab some kindness cards on Sunday and hand them out when you are doing your random acts this month. Make sure you go to our Facebook page to comment on the random acts of kindness you have done this month
Calling all Teens in Grades 6-12!!   On 10/27, there will be a Halloween Party and Scavenger Hunt from 6:20-8:00pm for Grades 6-12 at the Iverson’s (1726 Montego Drive in Bismarck).Surprise Students  (Grades 6-12) will be meeting  at the Iverson’s ( 1726 Montego Drive in Bismarck)on 11/3 and 11/17 from 6:20pm-8:00pm for food, fun, a weekly lesson, and discussion.  Click here for all the details


Night of WorshipJoin us at Blessed Builders in the Gateway Mall this Wednesday from 7:15-8:15pm. The Surprise Band will lead an extended time of praise and worship, including a time of prayer for our Surprise Church Core Team as they prepare for our annual planning retreat. Come and worship. Come and seek God’s power and guidance for our lives, families, and for our church!

October Mercy Box Recipient: Global Neighbors
Global Neighbors serve New Americans and low-English speakers through one-on-one mentoring and tutoring, direct services and community advocacy. Items needing to be donated are kids or adult socks, mittens, gloves, and hats.  Drop off your donations on Sundays at Surprise or go to for a list of all drop off locations.  
New Teaching Series: UNIFY
Churches who aren’t united around God’s powerful plan become judgmental, political, or just plain boring. This fall our new teaching series will unify us around God’s mission to be a church that leaves the building FOR BISMARCK!  
In other news…
10:02 Prayer | Watch Pastor Matt use a Sonoma County vineyard to explain why members of the Surprise Community set a daily alarm to pray at 10:02am
Read Scripture App | Our community has been using this helpful app to read through the Bible with helpful and engaging videos that introduce the different sections of Scripture. If you’re looking to get a bigger understanding of God’s amazing story and find your place in it, download and use this free tool!