Wednesday, November 26, 2014


Welcome to Bdecan Presbyterian Church

Tokio, ND

 Kevin Kaufmann, Moderator/Pastor

Tokio, ND
 Office Email:
Pastor's Email:
Joe Obermeyer
 Youth and Outreach Coordinator
PO Box 141
Tokio ND
Phone: (701) 294-2283
Worship Schedule:
The 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, worship is at 12:30pm led by
Pastor Kevin Kaufman
Sunday, November 16th
The 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sunday of the month, worship is at 11:00am led by
Ruling Elder Hilda Garcia

Sunday, November 23rd
Sunday, November 30th
Holy Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of the month, unless otherwise noted.
Kids through 5th grade are welcomed to join us in the fellowship room across the hall each week for Sunday school, after the first few minutes of worship.
What's happening at Bdecan:
Are you wanting more information on things happening at Bdecan Presbyterian Church? You can download the Bdecan Newsletter here. Click on the link below to download the newsletter for this month.
Lake Region Parish Worship service with Holy Communion, and a farewell meal: 
Sunday school and K.I.C.K (Kid's In Christ Kingdom):
Bdecan Presbyterian Church is in the middle of Sunday School and K.I.C.K. (Kid's in Christ Kingdom) programs. If you have a child 5th grade and below, we would love for them to come and join our group. Each week there will be a Bible story and activities that help the kids remember the theme. The lesson is introduced on Sunday, and re-enforced Wednesday night. Please feel free to come to both, and get the most out of the children's programming the church offers.
Sunday school will take place:
At 12:30 p.m. the first and third Sundays of the month
At 11:00 a.m. the second, fourth, and fifth Sundays of the month

K.I.C.K. (Kid's In Christ Kingdom)
Kids through 5th grade
Wednesday nights
6:00 meal
6:30-8:00 program
Weekly Activities include a Bible story, game, craft, puppet time, and other fun activities.
I hope your kids are able to join us. All events happen at Bdecan Presbyterian Church. If you have any questions, or to register your children, please call Joe at:
(701) 294-2283
or e-mail him at:
Bdecan Food Pantry opened Thursday, November 20th:
Come to the Bdecan food Pantry from 6-8pm Thursday, November 20th. We will be giving out a hot meal while you wait to receive food, and a box of food to help get you through the end of the month. Please remember to bring a box with you. If you do not have a box, there will be no food. Sorry for any inconvenience. The Bdecan Food Pantry is located just South of Tokio, near Woodlake.
If you have any questions please call:
Joe Obermeyer (701) 294-2283
We are always looking for help packing boxes. If you are available the evening of Thursday, November 20th to help pack boxes please call:
Joe Obermeyer
(701) 294-2283.
Youth Group
Bdecan Presbyterian Church is working with Dakota Oyate Lutheran Church to create a community youth group for teenagers in our area. It meets Sundays from 4-6 pm. at Bdecan Presbyterian Church. This is for youth 6th grade through 12th grade. Come learn ore about your faith, and meet some new friends. It will be a great evening. Please have your teenagers come and join us.

Bdecan Presbyterian Church
Mission Statement
The mission of the Bdecan Presbyterian Church of Tokio, North Dakota on the Spirit Lake Dakota Nation is to grow as Christ’s witness in our community and reservation worshipping God through prayer, helping each other, fellowship, and Sunday morning worship. While keeping Christ’s love at our center and supporting each one's spiritual journey, we move towards eternal life as one body to fulfill God’s will on earth.
(adopted by the Bdecan Session November 1, 2009)
"Bdecan" (pronounced Bah-DAY Chan) means "Wood Lake" in the Dakota language. Bdecan Presbyterian Church is the only Indian Presbyterian Church in the State of North Dakota.  It was founded as a mission church in 1879 and formally organized in 1881.  Bdecan Presbyterian Church is a member of the Dakota Presbytery, and is located on the Spirit Lake Reservation in North-central, North Dakota.