October 2017 SUNDAY SCHOOL is offered during the school year for children and youth every Sunday during the worship service. Youth convene downstairs at 10:00 a.m. and then gather in the sanctuary for the youth sermon during the service. Classes then begin downstairs around 10:15 a.m. Webster uses the Shine, "Living in God's Light," curriculum. On the first Sunday of every month youth assist in the service, acting as greeter/usher, acolyte, and lector. Older youth stay for the entire service on the first Sunday of the month. Nursery care is available for children 0-5 years every Sunday.
October 2017 COMPASS, a spiritual journey group, meets on Monday evenings at 7:00 p.m. The group meets at various members' homes; contact the Deacon Chair for information and to confirm group is meeting that week.
October 2017 SPOTLIGHT ON FAITH meets every Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. in the Conference Room. This is a special time of sharing, prayer, and support. The group, led by Pastor Marcia, discusses the scripture reading for the upcoming Sunday. Readings for October: 10/1 Matthew 21:23-32; 10/8 Matthew 21:33-46; 10/15 Matthew 22:1-14; 10/22 Matthew 22:15-22; 10/29 Matthew 22:34-46.
October 2017 CHOIR The Chime and Chancel choirs rehearse on Wednesday evenings. Chancel choir rehearsals resume September 13 at 7:30 p.m. Chime rehearsals resume September 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Oct 1 SPECIAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING, 11:30 p.m. To vote funds approval for parsonage repairs.
Oct 1 CROP WALK, 1:30 p.m. (Registration), 2:00 p.m. (Walk). Walk begins at St. Joseph Village Parish (Dexter)
Oct 8 WELCOMING SUNDAY, 10:00 a.m. neighbors, acquaintances, friends and family are invited to join us in worship. A potluck luncheon will be held after worship.
Oct 13-14 MI CONFERENCE UCC ANNUAL MEETING (Lansing)
Oct 19 COUNCIL MEETING, 6:30 p.m. (Conference Room)
Oct 22 MISSION MEAL PREP & SERVE, 4:00 p.m. (Ann Arbor)
Oct 31 PLEDGE CARDS DUE