SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP
10:00 AM - Worship Service
Coffee & Cookies served in the downstairs Fellowship Hall following Worship every Sunday
9:45 AM - Nursery Care is available through end of Worship Service
9:00 AM - Adult Sunday School
10:15 AM - Youth Sunday School
Children are dismissed to class after Children's Time with Pastor
Music & Worship
Music is a vital part of the worship experience.
Click here on Music & Worship to learn more about our wonderful music program
Large print Hymnals
Large print Bulletins/Order of Service
Wireless hearing devices
Pews with seat cushions
Kid's activity bags (pick up in back of church)
Elevator access to Sanctuary (main entrance on Monroe St)
Recordings of past services available in church library and online on Podcast page
Ritual of Friendship
Please don't forget to sign and pass along the Ritual of Friendship Book found in the center aisle end of each pew of the sanctuary. Include your address and phone number and indicate if you'd like to be contacted. It's one of our little ways of getting to know new faces in Worship.
Church Office (Sept 7 -June 15 ):
Monday through Friday... 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Summer Office Hours (June 20 (Father's Day to Labor Day) to Sept 6 )
Monday through Friday........ 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Office phone: 248.673.7805
Tech Support: email@example.com
Since there are a number of new faces this year this is a friendly reminder to please make sure all monthly informer articles are submitted to the church office no later than the Sunday immediately following the meeting of the Session which is the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
If you'd like an announcement placed in the weekly bulletin for Sunday service please make sure you contact the church office prior to 1:30pm on Wednesday.
Please check all events below since sign up sheets are due in advance. Thank you!
The Oct 2014 Informer is available online now. Please go to the Monthly Newsletter link found on the left.
Check out this month's informer for event dates and times or just click on Fellowship.
Sunday, Oct 5 World Wide Communion Sunday
Scriptures: Psalm 19:7-9; Exodus 20:1-5;
Gospel of Matthew 21:33-40
Meditation: Spiritual Life in the Body
We welcome the Joslyn Avenue Presbyterian Church returning to worship in our building and sharing our life of common fellowship and mission.
Sunday, Oct 12
Scriptures: Exodus 32:1-14; Psalm 106:1-6;
Matthew's gospel 22:1-10
Meditation: Which Invitations Do We Ignore?
Theme: Setting Priorities with God
Sunday, Oct 19 Our Youth Missionaries invite us to hear their mission journey!
All are welcome after worship to gather in the fellowship hall at tables!
Scriptures: Exodus 33:12-23; Psalm 99; Matthew 22:15-22
Meditation: Free to Serve vs. Legal Obligation
Text: Matt 22:21 a coin toss
Theme: Do we Hear God Calling and freely respond?
Sunday, October 26 Stewardship Dedication Sunday
Guest Speaker, the Rev. Gretchen Denton
Mission Focus: Rev. Denton will share a video of the well dedication in Thika, Africa, thanking Detroit Presbytery for our partnership in mission. Gretchen visited Africa with Fran Anderson, and returned for the occasion of the dedication with a team from Detroit Presbytery.
Click on REFLECTION to read this month's message.
St. Andrew's Day Celebration
Sunday, November 16
St. Andrew's Day Celebration & Dinner
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Fellowship Hall Dining Room
Join us for a delicious catered dinner, fun and fellowship!!!
Beginning in October, the Membership & Evangelism Committee will be hosting the Scrip Table to raise funds to finance various sanctuary technology enhancements, i.e. new microphones, etc. Buy those cards, use your Kroger Plus card, save your Tenuta receipts. All contribute to various activities and programs in our church!
Waterford CROP Hunger Walk
This year's walk will take place on Sunday, October 5th. Meet at Christ Lutheran Church at 1:30, walk will be at 2 pm. All the churches participating this year have set the goal to raise $20,000. Twenty-five % of the money we collect, stays right here in our Community, and goes to the following organizations: Meals on Wheels, Open Door Outreach, Good Samaritan Food Pantry, & Baldwin Center. Please come by and say Hi, I will be at a table, all September, to sign up walkers and to take your donations. I will also be walking this year and would like some company.
Share the Adventure – Share the Blessing
Oct 19 Mission Presentation/Potluck
Hannah Stinson and Jessica Warholak will share the adventure from their summer in Kurdistan Iraq as part of the New Wilmington Mission Conference Summer Service Team. They will take you on a journey to Kurdistan through pictures and stories where you will hear and see the suffering, struggling country with new knowledge and eyes. You will hear about the hope and promise of the people there and the behind the scenes impressions and happenings that our television and newspapers don’t always cover. The presentation will last approximately 30 minutes with a question and answer period following. It will be a child-friendly presentation, so we encourage families to attend.