THIS WEEK AT CELEBRATION

grad2CELEBRATING OUR SENIORSIt is that time of year again where we at Celebration have seniors that are graduating.  Please show your love and support to our seniors. Below you will find the information for their graduation open houses:

Brandon Eenigenburg (WMC): May 30th from 1-3 at Matt and Carla’s
Matt DuRose (Mona Shores): TBD
Cole Crabtree (WMC): TBD
Adrianna Johnson (Reeths Puffer): TBD
Autumn Espinoza (GVSU): TBD

helpHELP NEEDEDLynn Pluger’s sister, Jill, needs caregivers. She is in a wheelchair and has a service dog.  The help needed is help with personal care, housekeeping, meal prep, and transportation in her van.  This is a paid position and experience not necessary (training  provided.)  If you are (or know someone) interested,  please let Lynn or Paul know. 

Hidden Things (2)BOOK CLUBThe next book is “The Hidden Things,” by Jamie Mason. It will be in Brenda Swanson’s garage (or on the deck if the weather is nice) on May 19th at 6:30 pm.

safetyMASKSThis is just a reminder for all.  We are starting to see many new faces back in church on Sunday, some of which we have not seen since the start of Covid (due to health reasons.)  I know this is a debatable issue (for some) but for the safety of everyone, the Council is still requiring that a mask be worn at all times in the building.

serving 3CELEBRATION NEEDS YOUR SERVICEIt is that time of year again when we have elders and deacons that have fulfilled their time of service.  We are in need of three people.  If you are willing to fill one of the 2 elder or the 1 deacon position, or you know of someone that you think would be an asset to one of them, please let any council member know.

We Believe Promo (2)CONTINUING SERMON SERIESWe Believe: The Apostles Creed has been the   unifying statement of faith for all Christians for 2000 years.  Join us as we dig into the foundational basics which still unite us.  Even today, this is the good news which WE BELIEVE! This week is:  The Power of Forgiveness. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 6, National Day of Prayer

May 10Council Meeting

 

Youth ministriesYOUTH MINISTRIES CORNER  (6-12th Grade)

Next Meeting: May 16

 

GOING ON THIS WEEK AT CELEBRATION

helpHELP NEEDEDLynn Pluger’s sister, Jill, is in need of a caregiver. She is in a wheelchair and has a service dog.  The help needed includes: help with personal care, housekeeping, meal prep, and transportation in her van.  Morning and afternoon positions are open, and this is a paid position.  If you are interested, or know of anyone, please let Lynn or Paul know. (No experience is necessary as                                                                                training is provided.)

Hidden Things (2)BOOK CLUBThe next book is “The Hidden Things,” by Jamie Mason. It will be in Brenda Swanson’s garage (or on the deck if the weather is nice) on May 19th at 6:30 pm.

safetyMASKSThis is just a reminder for all.  We are starting to see many new faces back in church on Sunday, some of which we have not seen since the start of Covid (due to health reasons.)  I know this is a debatable issue (for some) but for the safety of everyone, the Council is still requiring that a mask be worn at all times in the building.

serving 3CELEBRATION NEEDS YOUR SERVICEIt is that time of year again when we have elders and deacons that have fulfilled their time of service.  We are in need of three people.  If you are willing to fill one of the 2 elder or the 1 deacon position, or you know of someone that you think would be an asset to one of them, please let any council member know.

We Believe Promo (2)CONTINUING SERMON SERIESWe Believe: The Apostles Creed has been the   unifying statement of faith for all Christians for 2000 years.  Join us as we dig into the foundational basics which still unite us.  Even today, this is the good news which WE BELIEVE! This week is:  Communion of Saints. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

May 2, Youth Ministries (Tentative)

May 6, National Day of Prayer

May 10Council Meeting

 

Youth ministriesYOUTH MINISTRIES CORNER  (6-12th Grade)

Next Meeting: May 2 at 6:00 pm (tentative)

On Deck: May 16th at 6:00 pm

 

What’s Happening at Celebration

Bear Town (2)BOOK CLUBThe next book is “Bear Town,” by Fredrik Backman. It will be TOMOROW April 14th  in Brenda Swanson’s garage (or on the deck if the weather is nice)  at 6:30 pm.

safetyMASKSThis is just a reminder for all.  We are starting to see many new faces back in church on Sunday, some of which we have not seen since the start of Covid (due to health reasons.)  I know this is a debatable issue (for some) but for the safety of everyone, the Council is still requiring that a mask be worn at all times in the building.

conferenceTHIS WEEK PASTOR MATT IS AT A CONFERENCE: (April 12-15) Pastor Matt is at a conference.  If you have any prayer requests during that time, please contact your Care elder, or email them to Mindy at either the church’s email or her email.

serving 3CELEBRATION NEEDS YOUR SERVICEIt is that time of year again when we have elders and deacons that have fulfilled their time of service.  We are in need of three people.  If you are willing to fill one of the 2 elder or the 1 deacon position, or you know of someone that you think would be an asset to one of them, please let any council member know.

We Believe Promo (2)CONTINUING SERMON SERIESWe Believe: The Apostles Creed has been the   unifying statement of faith for all Christians for 2000 years.  Join us as we dig into the foundational basics which still unite us.  Even today, this is the good news which WE BELIEVE! This week is:  When God Comes Near. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

April 12-15, Pastor Matt is at a Conference

April 18, Youth Ministries

April 19, Council Meeting

May 6, National Day of Prayer

 

Youth ministriesYOUTH MINISTRIES CORNER  (6-12th Grade)

Next Meeting:  April 18th

 

THIS WEEK’S HAPPENINGS

 

hand to hand 2 (2)_LIHAND 2 HANDTerri and Sherri would like to say a HUGE THANK YOU to our youth ministries for hosting the Spring Break pack up bags for Hand 2 Hand. They were energetic and did a   wonderful job.  They also want to thank all those who  have made cards for the bags making it special for the kids each week.

We Believe Promo (2)CONTINUING SERMON SERIESWe Believe: The Apostles Creed has been the   unifying statement of faith for all Christians for 2000 years.  Join us as we dig into the foundational basics which still unite us.  Even today, this is the good news which WE BELIEVE! This week is:  He will come again.

Bear Town (2)BOOK CLUBThe next book is “Bear Town,” by Fredrik Backman. It will be in Brenda Swanson’s garage (or on the deck if the weather is nice) on April 14th at 6:30 pm.

safetyMASKSThis is just a reminder for all.  We are starting to see many new faces back in church on Sunday, some of which we have not seen since the start of Covid (due to health reasons.)  I know this is a debatable issue (for some) but for the safety of everyone, the Council is still requiring that a mask be worn at all times in the building.

conferenceNEXT WEEK PASTOR MATT WILL BE AT A CONFERENCE: April 12-15 Pastor Matt will be at a conference.  If you have any prayer requests during that time, please contact your Care elder, or email them to Mindy at either the church’s email or her email.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

April 11, Youth Ministries

April 12-15, Pastor Matt is at a Conference

April 19, Council Meeting

 

Youth ministriesYOUTH MINISTRIES CORNER  (6-12th Grade)

Next Meeting:  April 11th

 

CELEBRATING HOLY WEEK

4EASTER: Mark your calendar for  Sunday, as it is Easter Sunday.  “He is no longer here…” Matthew 28:6, but you can be. And we hope to see you here, as we CELEBRATE the Christ’s rising from the dead, overcoming the grave.

We Believe Promo (2)CONTINUING SERMON SERIESWe Believe: The Apostles Creed has been the   unifying statement of faith for all Christians for 2000 years.  Join us as we dig into the foundational basics which still unite us.  Even today, this is the good news which WE BELIEVE! This week is:  On the Third Day.

Bear Town (2)BOOK CLUBThe next book is “Bear Town,” by Fredrik Backman. It will be in Brenda Swanson’s garage (or on the deck if the weather is nice) on April 14th at 6:30 pm.

happy-good-fridayGOOD FRIDAYHere is the information for the combination Good Friday service that Pastor Matt was talking about Sunday. Good Friday Service will be April 2, at 6:00PM, at Central Assembly Church.    The event is on their Facebook page for those or their Youtube link for the event is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJeNBQJSrYs

safetyMASKSThis is just a reminder for all.  We are starting to see many new faces back in church on Sunday, some of which we have not seen since the start of Covid (due to health reasons.)  I know this is a debatable issue (for some) but for the safety of everyone, the Council is still requiring that a mask be worn at all times in the building.

UPCOMING EVENTS

April 2, Good Friday

April 4, Easter

April 11, Youth Ministries

April 12-15, Pastor Matt is at a Conference

April 19, Council Meeting

 

Youth ministriesYOUTH MINISTRIES CORNER  (6-12th Grade)

Next Meeting:  April 11th