Weekly Update! 9/15
THIS SUNDAY AT 10:15AM - Join us as we gather together to worship our holy and awesome God! We are very excited to continue our current teaching series, titled "Kingdom Life." We are studying Jesus' "Sermon on the Mount" which can be found in the Gospel of Matthew, chapters 5-7. This week, we will discover more about what it means to be "Salt and Light."
PASTOR ED IS RETIRING! - We will celebrate Pastor Ed on Sunday, September 25th during our regular Worship Gathering, and directly following. Please mark your calendar if you would like to join us for our Worship Gathering at 10:15 and/or lunch around noon directly following the Worship Gathering. We are also collecting letters and notes of thanks and encouragement for both Ed and Connie. Please email them to email@example.com or drop them by the church office. All are welcome as we know his ministry has touched many over the years. Please help us spread the word so we can all celebrate together on the 25th.
PASTOR ED THANK YOU GIFT - We are offering an opportunity to give financially to a gift that will be a big blessing to Ed & Connie - as a way of thanking them and honoring them for their years of service. You can write "Pastor Ed's Thank You Gift" in the memo line of your check, or donate through your Church Center App under the fund with the same name.
ARE YOU IN A LIFE GROUP? - Faith Church is a family of growing Jesus followers on mission together. And Life Groups is one of the best ways to be part of all that God wants to do in and through you! Let's connect with others in our church family, grow in our faith, and live out the ways of Jesus together! If you are interested in learning more about Life Groups, please let us know! Contact the church office, 503-623-8034, or firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out THIS FORM to get started.
BLOOD DRIVE - Once every other month, we open up our campus to the Red Cross for a blood drive. Our next one is tomorrow, September 16th in the Community Center from 12:30-5:30PM. If you are interested in donating blood please contact Barb Barlow for an appointment at 503-881-2292.
NEW FRIENDS LUNCH - We will be hosting a New Friends' Lunch following our worship gathering on October 16th. This event is for those who are newer to Faith church within the last few months. We want to get to know you, and for you to get to know us! We would also like to invite those of you who are interested in joining a Life Group, so you can learn more and we can hlep you get connected. Sign up HERE so we can be sure to provide enough food and childcare if necessary.
GIVING- You can give to Faith Church three different ways! Through our Church Center App, In person on Sunday mornings, or text any amount to 84321.
Expenses: $387,726.06 (Includes $60,110.00 in roofing expenses taken from savings)