find support at hennepin avenue umc

Weekly Virtual Support Group: 6:30pm Sundays

All of us are recovering or are struggling with something. In this time of pandemic, perhaps it’s isolation, loneliness, grief, or loss. No matter your struggle, this group is a safe place for you to connect, learn, share, and listen as we support each other. No registration required. We look forward to seeing you.

Email for more details, or just dial in!

Sundays @ 6:30–7:30pm

Video call link:

Meeting ID: 944 6225 8131
Password: 427306

One-tap mobile:
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Dial manually:
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

Weekly In-Person Recovery Groups at Hennepin
The following groups may not currently be meeting in-person due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.”

If these words have guided you, a recovery group might be for you. Hennepin Avenue UMC welcomes several Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon recovery groups whose meetings take place in our church building:

MONDAYS @ 6:30–7:30pm

Closed group for men and women who wish to stop drinking/using.

Tuesdays @ 7–8pm
Design for Living AA Group

Open meeting for men and women.

Thursdays @ 7:30–8:30pm
Central Pacific Open Meeting

Anyone may attend.

Fridays @ 9–11am
Steeple Friday Women’s Al-Anon
Sundays @ 5pm
Sundays at Five Recovery Group

For more specific information on Recovery Groups at Hennepin Avenue UMC, please contact Cheryl Gibbons at or call 612-871-5303.

To view the Events calendar, visit the Events webpage here.

Downtown Minneapolis Grief Support Coalition

Hennepin Avenue UMC joins with other downtown churches to host weekly support for those walking through grief. This Downtown Coalition for Grief Support has been hosting weekly speakers and conversations of support since 1997 and rotates between churches.

Saturdays @ 9:30–11:30am
Open to all adults

People may join the group at any time and it is inclusive of all faiths and backgrounds. The meeting location rotates but meets weekly on Saturday mornings.

For more information and a full schedule, please visit the coalition’s website:

Contact Cheryl

For more information about Support & Recovery Groups at Hennepin Avenue UMC, please contact Cheryl Gibbons, Community Engagement Specialist.

email Cheryl