|16790 Van Wagoner St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Decisions. Decisions. How do we make decisions in our lives that line up with God's will for us? This Sunday we will look at this question with our message, "Decision Making and the Will of God" based on 1 Kings 3:4-15.
Altar flowers are in honor of Les and Cathie VanAllsburg's 8 grandchildren!
We celebrate the baptism of Jude Michael Pease, son of Christopher and Casey Pease with sponsors Michael Janke and Michelle Ohlendorf at our 10:45am worship."Time" to change your clocks 1 hour back on Sunday, November 2nd at 2am.
Please keep Pastor Chris and his family in your thoughts and prayers. Prayer guides will be in your weekly bulletins. Cards of appreciation can be sent to the church office with his attention to 16790 Van Wagoner Rd. Spring Lake, MI 49456.
At the end of worship you are invited to come to the Prayer Room (the door in the Worship Center next to the Kitchen) and receive prayer for whatever need you may be facing.
Family of Lakeshore PLEASE begin signing up for your photo session ASAP. Prescheduling is currently available online. Click on the link here https://www.securedata-trans14.com/ap/lakeshorefellowship/index.php?page=10 and create your own log-in and password, then set up your desired photo session. If you would rather have someone else enter your information, please contact Jayne in the church office at 616-846-8556. Manual sign-ups will be available at the Information Center beginning Sunday, October 12th between services. Dates of photography will be Friday, November 21st; Saturday, November 22nd; Friday, November 28th; and Saturday, November 29th. Appointment times are available on first come, first serve basis. We need you to complete our book! Anyone who considers themselves a regular attender or member is encouraged to be included! If you want to check on your membership status, please call the church office at 616-846-8556.
Saturday, October 25th 5-7pm. This is a free and fun community event for the whole family. We’ll have food, games, pony rides, hayrides and much more. There will be live music by the Sherri Casey Band! To put on this kind of event, we need a lot volunteers. Please sign up on your Connection Card or at the Information Center if you can help.
Pastor Chris and Tracy Boehnke and Pastor Dieter and Ruth Haupt will be hosting a 13-day trip to Germany from September 25 to October 7, 2015. This will be an opportunity not only to see beautiful sights in Germany, but also to tour the places that were significant for the Lutheran Reformation as we celebrate its 500th Anniversary. Information brochures about the trip are available at the Information Center. Informational meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, November 4th at 7pm at St. John's Lutheran Church in Grand Haven.
“Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them…” James 5:14
Lakeshore Fellowship has a Facebook page! Like us at Lakeshore Fellowship.
Are now available on our website by as early as Monday (but no later than Wednesday) following Sunday's message! Check out this great tool at http://lakeshorefellowship.com/worship/audio-sermons1.
Meets Sunday mornings at 10:45am in the ARK! Kids learn a Bible story, create a craft, sing songs, have a snack, and play games all while learning God's Word!!
Parents: Please pick your children up immediately after the service so that your child's teacher can have time to fellowship too.
we want to bring some joy to foster children by providing Birthday’s in a Box in December. We will need a lot of shoe boxes ~ please save yours for us!This Wednesday, October 29th, Fray (5th-8th grades) will host a Halloween Party from 6:15-7:45pm. We'll have pizza and other yummy snacks; games, activities and a costume contest (nothing scary or demonic). Bring your friends!!!! Hey OneHouse Fray and MOVE (5th-12th grades)! can "Hangout" together between the two worship services on Sunday mornings. Enjoy a snack, play some games, have a beverage and spend time with friends. Now meets every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month in the Youth Room from 6-7:30pm! Our first gathering will be this Sunday, October 26th with the video "Why am I a Christian?" If you have ever been asked why you are a Christian, this video and discussion will greatly benefit you and help build your foundational response to those you are in contact with. Hope you can come!
Meets on Wendesday nights at 7–8pm at Lakeshore. All welcome!
12 Helpers are needed to volunteer during photo sessions to sit at check-in tables (November 21, 22, 28 and 29) and 1 or 2 helpers with a variety of other small jobs to make this 2014 Directory a successful event! Please contact Jayne in the office to say you can help (616-846-8556).Please contact the office at 616-846-8556.
Do you have a desire to see the kids of Lakeshore Fellowship grow closer to Jesus? Does it excite you to experience kids praying for and witnessing to their friends and family? You can make a difference in the lives of our kids and families. Whether you serve once a month on a Sunday morning or weekly at 2.52 or Fray. Our kids and parents need you!!! Stop by the Information Center in the Atrium or the Children’s Ministry Desk in the ARK to find the perfect fit for you. Or talk to Colleen 616-846-8556. Serving like Jesus on the outside, can make you feel like Jesus on the inside – who wouldn’t want that?!Could use another helper or two and is a GREAT way to serve here at Lakeshore. Generally you would serve one month a year setting up communion for 2 Sundays. If this sounds like a way you can serve, please attend the upcoming meeting on Wednesday, November 5th at 6pm in the Green Room. If you are interested but unable to attend, please call Marlene at 231-755-2194.
You can get more information or sign up at the Children’s Ministry Desk. Ask for Colleen Dierolf.
If you are in need of pantry items, do not need to wait for distribution days! Please contact the church office.
The Lord's Business (Finance)
Prayer Requests & Praises
For Ebola to be stopped!
Shannon Dorman and family at the passing of her grandfather on 10-15-14.
Joyce Dekkenga's father, Paul who hurt his hip and is at Heartwood Lodge.
Eric Drake's mother, Nora who broke her leg and is at Heartwood Lodge.
Janice and Wayne Beuschel's great niece who has a rare kidney disease.
Makayla Snodgrass and family at the passing of her grandfather.
Kelly Reyes and family at the passing of Kelly’s mom Peggy Holland.
William Ripple, healing from a concussion.
Diana Schultz’s mother, Karen Cloutier, as she starts her chemotherapy again for lung cancer.
Congratulations to A.J. and Sara Jansheski on the birth of Allie Grace.
Prayers for members in need of healing: Marge Lembke, Paulette Boeger, Katie Albright, Jenni Gesiakowski, James Sottovia and Gloria McAlpine.
Lakeshore Fellowship participates in the Great Lakes SCRIP non-profit fundraising program. We sell gift cards to dozens of local businesses and have access to order gift cards from thousands of national businesses! You pay nothing extra for the cards, but a small profit from the sale of each card stays at Lakeshore. This is a wonderful and easy fundraising program for non-profit organizations! We have many cards available in $ 5, $ 10 and $ 25 denominations. All make great gifts and support your church family here at Lakeshore! Please see Jerry at the Information Center on Sundays or contact Jayne in the office at 616-846-8556.Area event that takes place outdoors at Duncan Woods Park in Grand Haven on the evenings of December 11th, 12th and 13th. Ticket sales will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church (Grand Haven) on Saturday, November 15th. Doors open at 8am with sales beginning at 9am. To volunteer or gather information, visit their website at www.journey2bethlehem.com. Matters of the Heart - the conference begins on Friday, October 24th at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids. If you have not registered you are encouraged to register today so the final number can be given to the caterer, etc! Registrations at the door will be allowed. If you have registered online or by phone, you will want to pick up your registration packet at the church on Friday between 10am and 5pm. Pre-Conference worships being a 1pm on Friday. The opening worship service begins at 5pm. It will be followed by a banquet at 6:15pm and the keynote address by Dr. John Patrick at 7:30pm. The offering from the opening service will be given to the Grand Rapids Pregnancy Resource Center and Cradles of Grace. You are also encouraged to bring items for an in-gathering for the Grand Rapids Pregnancy Resource Center and/or Cradles of Grace. The first Plenary, Why It Matters to Me by Rev. Bob Fleischmann begins at 8:30am on Saturday, October 25th. Workshops take place at 10am, 11:15am and 2pm. Lunch is provided at 12:30pm. The final Plenary, Matters of the Heart: Ways to Speak to the Heart by Dr. James I. Lamb begins at 4pm. Grace Lutheran is hosting a "Kids Against Hunger" packaging event on Saturday, November 1st from 9-11am at 300 E. Cleveland Street, Coopersville. Their goal is to have at least 100 volunteers (kids and adults) from area churches and the Coopersville community who will package 10,000 meals on that day to feed hungry children locally and around the world. Contact their office if you have any questions 616-837-7831. *The Nursing Home Ministry is in need of Bibles. Used are fine and all can be dropped off at the Love INC office at 1106 Fulton in Grand Haven.
Member Directories will be provided upon request for those that are currently listed in our directory. This policy is to protect our Lakeshore Family’s privacy.