Sunday, February 16 – 10:30 a.m.

SEVEN DECISIONS:

A Study of the Apostles

Rev. Ruth Bell Olsson, Pastoral Associate
Dr. Julia Brown, Organist / Director of Music
Scott Bosscher, Director of Chancel Choir
Chancel Choir

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EVENTS / OPPORTUNITIES

THIS SUNDAY

FEBRUARY 16
No Confirmation Class or ELEVATE youth groups/choir

Enjoy mid-winter break! See you on the 23rd!

FEBRUARY

FEBRUARY 19
Ladies Luncheon

Please join us for a 12:30pm lunch at Watermark Country Club – Cork Grille,
1600 Galbraith Ave. / Cascade Rd. All are welcome! RSVP to Maris Rosema 616-821-0413.

FEBRUARY 23
8th Grade Confirmation – 9:00am and 5:00pm

8th graders continue their journey toward confirmation on Sundays through March 15.

FEBRUARY 23-29
IHN Family Promise Hosting Rotation

SAVE THE DATE! Volunteer Sign-up can be found here!
Mayflower supports with friends and families IHN Family Promise hosting homeless families in our church facility.

FEBRUARY 26
Ash Wednesday

Service at 6:30pm

MARCH

MARCH 1
Fauré Requiem

The Mayflower Chancel Choir, Chapel and Christman Choir,
guest instrumentalists Libor Ondras, violin; David Lockington, cello; Alison Reese, harp;
with Scott Bosscher, conductor will present this offering during worship.
Gabriel Fauré wrote of the work, “Everything I managed to entertain by way of religious illusion
I put into my Requiem, which moreover is dominated from beginning to end
by a very human feeling of faith in eternal rest.”

– MARCH SERMON SERIES – 
A Lenten Journey:
Seven Stations to Resurrection

March 1 – Station of Mortality
Jesus Predicts His Death — (Luke 18:31-34)

March 8 – Station of Healing
Blind beggar receives sight due to his faith

March 15 – Station of A Name
(Luke 19: 1-9)

March 22 – Station of Stewardship
(Luke 19:11-26)

March 29 – Station of God’s Plan
Jesus takes/steals a colt (Luke 28-34)

MARCH 15
Confirmation Sunday

Join us as we welcome the 8th-grade confirmands into our congregation

 

APRIL

HOLY WEEK

APRIL 5
Palm Sunday
Service: 10:30am

APRIL 9
Maundy Thursday
Service: 7:00pm

APRIL 10
Good Friday
Service: 12:00pm

APRIL 12
Easter Sunday
Service: 9:00am / 11:00am

APRIL 19
Children’s Musical Dress Rehearsal – 6:00pm

Meet in the sanctuary for staging and run-through.

APRIL 26
Children’s Musical

Join us for worship with the children’s choirs K-5th grade offering The Lost Boy: Young Jesus in the Temple, music by Allen Pote.

Are you able to GREET before a Sunday service or BRING A TREAT for a Sunday coffee reception?
January-February 2020 rotation helping to extend Mayflower’s hospitality.
Please check out what dates are available and sign up.