October 6, 2018!!
Check in at 8am; Begins at 9am
Bring food donations and volunteer for community clean-up, local repair and beautification projects, sorting donated food, hospitality, or give monetary donations and/or pray for the community. Register today online at www.Hands4Detroit.Org
Sunday, October 14
Westview Apple Orchard
There is a Young Adult outing to the Westview Apple Orchard on Sunday, October 14 beginning at 3:00 pm. We will meet at the orchard located at 65075 Van Dyke, Washington, MI 48095. All young adults (single and married) are invited to come and enjoy the day with us!
Check out www.westvieworchards.com for details on admission and activities.
See you all there!
First Rehearsal – Everyone Welcome
October 20 9:00 am
In the Sanctuary.
Calling all thespians or want-to-be thespians to participation in our Christmas Pageant! All ages and abilities are welcome. Our first rehearsal is October 20 at 9:00 am in the Sanctuary. There are speaking parts and non-speaking parts. We need shepherds, wise persons, sheep (lots of sheep) as well as the usual characters of the Holy Family. Sign up to participate on the Library window. Parts will be assigned at the first rehearsal. Let’s get in the Christmas spirit as we prepare to bring the Christmas story to life. See you on October 20 at 9:00 am!!!
Saturday, October 27
Noon until 3:00pm
Mt. Clemens Downtown Parking Structure
Once again we will participate in The Optimists Club Trunk or Treat Event.
This event is Saturday, October 27, from noon until 3:00 in the Mt. Clemens Downtown Parking Structure.
You may participate in one of three ways: (1) donate large bags of candy or small non-candy items like pencils, erasers, or stickers, (2) sign up to bring your decorated car to the event to help pass out candy. The cost is $25/car, OR (3) donate $25 to help buy candy or sponsor someone else’s car. A Sign Up sheet is posted on the Library Window.
As many of you know there is a mission team traveling to Guatemala this October. The Marimba church is growing and we will be working on expanding their building.
We are collecting funds to help cover the cost of materials and we are also collecting small items that will be given to the people we will be serving in Guatemala. We are grateful for anything you would be willing to donate but, we do need more of the items that are bolded below.
Items may be placed in the suitcase in the sanctuary or dropped off in the church office. Thank you again for your prayers and your generosity!
#2 Pencils, Colored pencils, Crayons, Beanie babies/stuffed animals, Matchbox cars, Baby Formula, Hotel soaps, Shampoos, (MUST BE TRAVEL SIZE, 3.5 oz) Soaps, Wash clothes, Toothbrushes, Toothpaste, Combs, Baby lotion, Baby soap, Baby oil, Baby onesies, Newborn diapers, Receiving blankets, New born knit hats, Gallon sized Ziplock bags
YOUNG CHRISTIANS from CHURCH getting COFFEE
We’re beginning something NEW! All YOUNG ADULTS (age 23-36) are invited to Saturday Morning Coffee on September 22 at 10:00am. Come, have your morning cup of Joe and maybe a pastry at Mount Clemens Bakery 95 N. Groesbeck. No need to RSVP, just show up! Children are welcome and may even come in PJ’s if necessary. Your Coffee is on us! We look forward to seeing you!
Sunday Sept. 30th
Are you in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grade? Do you wish you could go to Youth Group and hang out with the Teen Agers? Well, then here’s a group for you!!!
Sunday, September 30, meet Rev. Alicea at 3:00pm at the church, bring a friend, and join us for Pizza and Bowling. We will return to the church by 5:00. The cost is $5.00/person and a permission slip/transportation voucher form is required. See Rev. Alicea for the form.
Parent drivers are needed for this trip, if you are able to drive please see Rev. Alicea.
Youth Group Begins at a New Time!!
4:00 to 6:00pm
Our Youth Group year will officially kick-off on Sunday, September 9, at the church from 4:00 until 6:00pm.
This time change is to encourage our youth to invite their friends to our activities in an effort to share Christ with our peers as well as grow our youth group. We will still meet only every other Sunday. Invite your friends and bring them to Youth Group!