1621 N. Saginaw | Lapeer, MI 48446 | 810.664.3393
Sunday School : 10AM
Sunday Morning Worship: 11AM
Latest news from Lapeer FMC
The Journey: Walking the Road to Bethlehem - We will be starting a new series for Advent. It will begin on November 27th and go through Christmas Eve. Follow Mary and Joseph on the arduous journey to Bethlehem, feel their disappointment when there's no room at the inn, and rejoice with the angels and the shepherds when Jesus is born. Books are only $7.00. If you would like a book, please see Jennifer Marino.
Youth "Thanksmas Dinner" - All youth (6th - 12th grade) are welcome to join us for a "Thanksmas Dinner"(Thanksgiving Dinner, followed by a Christmas celebration) followed by caroling & a white elephant gift exchange on Friday, December 9th at 5pm. Meet at the church; invite a friend. If you are planning to attend, please sign up on the Ministry Board (so we can plan the right amount of food). If you would like to help by donating some food items, please see the Ministry Board. See Dan Baldermann with any questions.
Christmas Program - This year we will be having our Christmas Program at 10:30 am on December 11th. This is a change in time from our usual schedule, so please mark your calendars. We have also scheduled a fellowship time for 10:00am, which will feature coffee, juice, and danish. There will be NO morning classes on this day. There is a sign-up sheet located on the Ministry Board. Please be sure to come early for the fellowship, and stay for the special program, as we focus on the true meaning of Christmas.
"Annual Cookie Walk" Building Fundraiser: This annual fundraiser will be held on Saturday, December 10 from 9:00am - 1:00pm. Each year we will post sign-up sheets and ask our bakers to sign up to donate 6 dozen of their best homemade cookies and/or other sweet goodies. On the day of the event, people will come and purchase cookies that will be sold by the pound. All proceeds will go to our building fund. Please consider contributing homemade treats and/or buying some made by others. This is a wonderful way to obtain a selection of amazing treats for the holidays while supporting our church! We also need 4-5 people to help serve on a committee with Linda. This would involve a one-hour meeting 2 times, and to help at the event on December 10th from 8:00am - 2:00pm. If you have any questions or would be interested in serving on the committee, please contact the church office or sign up on the Ministry Board.
Adult Christmas Party - Come join in the fun and fellowship as we celebrate Christmas on Friday, December 16th at 6:30pm. The even will be held at Bill & Kathy Schott's home at 3648 Burnside Road in North Branch. Bring a "White Elephant" gift for a fun gift exchange, and a dish to share. Also, bring a pocket full of change that will be sued in activities throughout the evening. The money collected during the night will become a gift to a local charity. Please sign up on the Ministry Board to let us know you're coming!
Past Event Information:
Society Meeting: We will be having a Society Meeting on Sunday, November 13th at 2pm to discuss the 2017 Annual Budget and elect church leaders. We would like to encourage ALL members to attend this meeting, and have input on the future of our church. Even if you're not a member, you're welcome to come and hear what's going on. Please note that only members of the church have an official vote. If you're interested in becoming a member, please see Pastor Bruce.
Seeds of Faith Fundraiser: SOF Homeschool Group is doing a "Craft Day" fundraiser at the church on Saturday, November 12th. Please see the Ministry Board for more details.
Young Teen Event at Spring Arbor University: Plan to come to this ALL NIGHT event at SAU on Friday-Saturday, November 11-12. The cost is $15 and it is a jam packed night. The Beyond event is designed and programmed for youth ministry majors, with as many as 50 educational SAU students volunteering during the event. Activities Include: Worship and message, food, inflatables, basketball, volleyball, dodgeball and soccer tournaments, movies, and videogame tournaments. See the Ministry Board for more details. If you are interested, please sign up on the Ministry Board.
"Painting Party" Building Fundraiser: Come for an afternoon of Fun, Food, and Painting with a Purpose on Sunday, November 6th at 2pm. We are raising funds for the addition to our church building. You can pick from two different paintings. If you would like to see them, please contact the church office. We have the pleasure of having Vicki Thomas from Visions by Vicki, as our instructor. You don't need to know how to paint to produce a beautiful painting. Invite your friends and family to come along! Both men and women are welcome; you can paint one and your spouse the other. What FUN!!! The cost is $35.00. Please sign up on the Ministry Board.