- Presentation of the Children’s Musical with special guest speaker, Ron Sandison.
- Prepare your heart for worship by listening to the worship set.
HELP WITH OUR SPRING CLEAN-UP…
Save the Date! Our annual spring cleanup is Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13. There will be opportunities to spruce up our grounds after a long winter. Specific project details will be forthcoming. Questions? Contact Tom Henson (248.420.1170).
LAWN CARE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED…
Keeping our campus beautiful requires several volunteers to work a few hours each week. Our faithful crew needs additional mowers and trimmers. Contact Tom Henson (248.420.1170) if you would like to join the team or have questions on serving Faith Church in this area.
Wednesday evenings, May 10 – June 14, from 6:30PM-8:00PM. Pastor Steve and Carissa will be hosting our Spring Discovery Class in their home. The class is required for membership, but it is also a great way for anyone wanting to learn more about Faith Church and get to know the pastor and other newer families to the church! Over the course of six sessions, we’ll cover our vision and values, discipleship and ministry opportunities, EPC distinctives, and what membership is all about. Please RSVP to email@example.com and let us know if you will need childcare.
HOW TO HOST A BLOCK PARTY ADULT EDUCATION CLASS…
Block Party 101 is a three 3-week interactive class focusing on one way to practice UP-IN-OUT with your immediate neighbors. We will focus on how to host a successful block party for your neighbors so that you have an opportunity to meet and get to know them in a fun environment. Whether you choose to invite 10 houses or 100 houses, we will discuss planning the party, prayer walks to surround the party with prayer, ideas for a successful party, and much more. Each class will be based on a section of scripture which we will study and extrapolate wisdom and guidance from. If you want to host a party, help someone else host a party… or just attend a Sunday morning study that will BE a party, then come join us May 7th, 14th, and 21st as we wrap up the year and begin to prepare for our summer schedule.
PRAYER BREAKFAST TICKETS…
The annual Rochester Area Prayer Breakfast is Thursday, May 4th from 7:00AM – 9:00AM at the Athletics Center O’Rena at Oakland University. Tickets are $25 each. If you would like to sit at the Faith Church table, please contact Julie (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SUPPORT THE FAITH CHURCH MISSIONS BUDGET WHEN YOU SHOP AT AMAZON.COM…
All you have to do is visit this page https://smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2625147 and confirm that you would like .05% of your Amazon.com purchases to be donated to Faith Church (we’ll never see what you purchase). Questions? Visit the Amazon Smile Help Page.
SPRING LUNCHEON AT MILITARY AVENUE CHURCH IN DETROIT…
Military Avenue Church is a mission church of the EPC in downtown Detroit. Two weeks from today, May 7th, is our annual women’s luncheon. There are a few different ways you can help support this outreach event:
- Attend the Event. If you are available, please plan on attending. There are no special requirements but to come and enjoy the church service and fellowship with the Military Avenue ladies. $20 will buy a ticket for you and one of our guests. We will leave our church at 10:00AM and be back before 4:00PM.
- Pay for a Woman from Military Avenue to Attend. If you cannot attend yourself, consider covering the cost for a woman from Military Avenue. We are expecting 50 women as our guests. We need your generous donations to cover the costs of this special day.
- Help with the Children of Military Avenue. Prepare a craft for the kids and then help them complete it while their mother’s attend the luncheon.
Please visit the ministry table to purchase tickets, make donations, or sign up to volunteer.
Save the Date
May 7: Message from Dave Snyder, Communion, Benevolence Offering
May 14: Message from Pastor Steve, Matthew 28:16-20
May 21: Message from Pastor Steve, John 20:19-23
Full calendar: http://faith-epc.org/calendar/
Faith Love Pantry
The Faith Love Pantry needs replenishment of the following items: Kraft mac and cheese, small boxes of instant mashed potatoes, paper towels, toilet paper and Kleenex.
Each week we collect food for Military Avenue’s Food Bank in the baskets by the front doors. Click here to see their current stock levels/needs. You can help by donating any of the items on the chart, but their most immediate needs are those with less than 30%.