Dear Redeemer Family: Thank you so much for the beautiful evening last Saturday. Thank you Cindy and Carla and all who helped and to all who spoke, shared, led in worship, helped set up, gave us cards with touching messages, clean up, and more than that. Thank you for the gift of the beautiful wall hanging - it's on display in our house. We love you all so very much! —John and Linda
Spiritual Formations for Kids: Starting Sunday, Sept 24, Pastor John and a team of leaders will teach the Blue Room, Green Room & Purple Room kids his spiritual formation material, including topics like Abiding in Christ, Prayer, and Worship. John will be doing this for the next several months every 4th Sunday of the month! Pray for him as he takes his material and makes it kid friendly!
One Hour Seminary: Tuesday, Sept. 26, 9 PM. Andy Griffith will speak and share for 30 minutes on "What Is Evangelism?" This is followed by a 30-minute Q&A. Live, on Facebook Live.
"Setting the Captives Free” Conference is Sat, Oct. 14th7-9pm. Receive teachings on how to live out of your new identity in Christ, defend the weak and defy the strong attacks of the enemy with our weapons of warfare. An interactive game will follow that will include solving puzzles, riddles, and keys in a team setting that will help implement these teachings in daily life. Come be encouraged, equipped and know you are not alone. Special speakers Sue Anderson and Lin Andreoli ("The Weapons of Our Warfare"). Please register by Oct 5. Cost is $5.00.
Do you realize that your sewing skills can impact Detroit's homeless for Christ? Our inner city missionaries, Jake and Katie Baker, are looking for individuals who would be willing to sew tote bags for their January outreach. Contact Jake directly at 734-639-3110 or email@example.com for a sewing pattern.
Operation Christmas Child Packing Party is Nov 5th right after service. Please join us! See Maria Kay, Annie Poniewozik, Katie Dieselberg or Jennifer Hunt.
Thank you to all who serve in our Kids' Ministry! We are in great need for Sunday morning leaders. We need: RED ROOM (ages 2-3) 2 teams of 2 adult leaders and 1-2 helpers BLUE ROOM (preK - Kdg) 1 team of 2 adult leaders and 1-2 helpers GREEN ROOM (1st - 2nd grade) 1 team of 2 adult leaders and 1-2 helpers Unless these positions are filled, we will not have class these weeks. This makes it difficult for some families to be a part of our Sunday morning community. Please pray about how you can serve! Thank you!. If you can help, please contact Holly: 734-625-6025 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Young Adults Meet Wednesdays, 7pm in the old RMS room. We are using the Psalms to teach us to pray. Adults who have graduated high school (or in the 13th year of middle college) and older are welcome. Questions? Contact Tim Curry (email@example.com).
Financial Update from Our Treasurer, Gary Griffin: As of the end of August we are still $15,000 behind on our general budget. When you give to the General Fund you help us meet our ongoing expenses such as church maintenance, mortgage, utilities, staff salaries, youth and children's programs, worship ministry, and so on. If you have any questions please see me or Pastor John. Thank you!
Prayer List: Hard copies of the Prayer list will be available on Monday. The entire list will be emailed to those on John’s email list early in the week. To be included, please send your email address to Johnpiippo@msn.com. Blank prayer sheets are available in the lobby every Sunday. Write your prayer request there until God gives His answer. Please do not use names without permission.
There is Still Time to Join the Feast! Full Life in Christ starts tomorrow, September 18th. This is our foundational discipleship class developed by our founding pastor, Joe Atkinson. It is our conviction that God has called us to make disciples of Jesus, not just “deciders.” For over 40 years, the Lord has transformed the lives of men and women through pairing these Spirit-led teachings with focused small group fellowship. The 1st semester will meet on Monday nights. Full Life in Christ Third Semester: Did you complete the First and Second Semester of Full Life in Christ? Please consider joining us for the Third Semester which goes deeper into the Spiritual Gifts and Prayer. We meet 9 a.m. Sunday mornings. You will be able to view the session before we get together (the sessions are available online or on CD or DVD at the office). It’s yummy stuff, and sooo good for you! Please feel free to call the office with any questions.
Redeemer Fellowship Church 5305 Evergreen Drive, Monroe Charter Township, MI 48161 (734)242-5277