|16790 Van Wagoner St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Sundays 9 and 10:45am
Adversity. Sickness. Pain and Death. We all experience suffering. Yet, God is at work in Christ through suffering to give us life from the age to come. As we continue our journey through John's Gospel, we begin a new theme for our Lenten season, Life through Suffering and Death. Our message this Sunday/today is titled, "Come Out from Death!" based on John 11:1-44.Altar Flowers are given by Ron and Peggy Steinke to celebrate Family Birthdays and God's many Blessings!
Sign-up sheet for sponsoring our 2014 flowers is now available at the Information Center. Each "sponsorship" is $25 which is due the week preceding your date.
To My Lakeshore Family,
How would I have gotten through the passing of my Mother without the prayers, hugs and cards that made me at peace.
Blessings and Love,
We especially thank the fisherman who caught the fish: Gary Byl, Jerry Goresch, Rick Dierolf, and Tom Neusiis. Thanks to all of our cooks: Gary Byl, Craig Petersen, Jerry Goresch, and Rick Yonker. Thanks to Mike Miller & Randy Deater for making sure everything was set-up and ready to go. Thanks to all of our GMB members (and former members) that served in the kitchen! Thanks to the Staff, Praise Team, Hospitality Team and Choir for blessing us all with a beautiful service. Finally, thanks for all who cleaned up! Lakeshore Fellowship Family is the BEST!! We had over 165 people for dinner and almost 200 people attend worship! Donations were taken for SpringHill Camp. We celebrate that we received $1,143 which will be matched by Thrivent Financial for a total of $2,286! If anyone still wants to contribute, funds can be accepted and matched (up to $1500 total) through March 30th.Girl Scouts are encouraged to honor God this day by wearing their uniform as they earn their "God & Me" award.
Introductory Workshop will be coming to Grand Rapids on Saturday, March 29th from 9am-1pm. Lakeshore Fellowship has committed to cover the cost to register 6-8 members to attend. Stephen Ministers are congregational members who have been trained to offer one-to-one Christian support to people struggling through a difficult time. Please contact the church office if you have any questions. Check your Connection Card this Sunday to let us know you want to be included.
This popular day camp will be hosted again by Lakeshore Fellowship, Trinity Reformed and Hope Reformed. Camp will be at White Pines Middle School in Grand Haven the week of August 11-15th. The camp is for area kids who have completed grades K-4th. You can register online anytime at www.springhillcamps.com/mi (make sure to register for White Pines) Cost is $169.00 and $159 for each additional sibling(s). If you would like to be on a payment plan, please make sure you register before the end of April with a $50 deposit. Payments can then be made online. Please note that full payment will automatically be pulled the first week of May. Any questions, please contact SpringHill at (231)734-2616. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial.
Let's look ahead and begin plans for inviting friends to Easter worship services on April 20th at 9am and 10:45am! We would also love to have donations of pastries/donuts/homemade cookies/etc. for our fellowship time following both services. Please stop at the Information Center to sign-up for what you plan to bring. Thank you!
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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 www.lakeshorefellowship.com.
The Nursery Ministry desires to provide a safe, loving environment for children; so that parents can feel comfortable as they attend worship. It is located in the ARK and is open during our 9am worship for ages birth ~ 36 months as well as during our 10:45am worship for ages birth ~ 17 months. (children 18 months ~ 36 months will meet in our new Toddler room) We have a paging system in the event you are needed during worship.
Each Sunday Preschool through 4th grade will continue their journey through the narrative of Holy Scripture! Join the fun in the ARK at 10:45am!
Meets Wednesday evenings at 5:30-6pm and program from 6:15–7:45pm. Our series "Heroes and Villians" continues where kids discover how we can rely on God's power in us to defeat any evil. Ultimately, we will learn that when Jesus is the leader and hero of our lives, we will be victorious! Parents can register their child on our website at lakeshorefellowship.com/grow/childrens-ministries/252. Kids invite your friends for this exciting and FUN adventure! Questions contact Colleen.
Invites OneHouse MOVE (our Senior Youth grades 9th–12th) & OneHouse Fray (our Junior Youth grades 5th–8th) to "HANGOUT" on Sunday mornings from 9:56am-10:45am in the Youth Room with hot cocoa, donuts, games and time with your friends! HANGOUT will be led by Christina Gammon and other youth leaders.
MOVE meets at 6pm on this Sunday, March 16th. Bring your friends!
OneHouse Fray meets every Wednesday evening, at 6:15pm through 7:45pm. INVITE your Friends!! Join the FUN!
Meets on Wednesday nights at 6:30 – 8:00pm in the Prayer Room. All are welcome to join!(Christian support group for those who suffer from mood disorders and those who love someone with such disorders) meeting on Sunday evenings at 6pm in the Prayer Room.
We are need of plastic eggs filled with "individually wrapped candy" for our upcoming Community wide Easter Egg Hunt at Lakeshore Fellowship on Saturday, April 19th. More details to come. Donations can be dropped off now in the Easter Egg Basket in the Atrium. Thank you!Needs more volunteers to greet once per month. Please contact Colleen Dierolf if you would like to help.
Trip is now scheduled for July 15-22, 2014. Approximate cost is $ 1600 per person. Deposit money of $ 100 is now being accepted to reserve your spot. Please note we are hosting only ONE mission trip this year, so spots may fill up fast. See Christina Gammon for more details! Come learn more on Sunday, March 23rd at 10:15am in our Youth Room!
The Lord's Business (Finance)
Weekly General Budget Need $ 11,276
2/16/14: General Fund: $ 9,823 IMPACT: $ 1,047 Other Funds: $ 230
Ash Wednesday 3/5/14: General Fund: $ 506 SpringHill Fundraiser: $ 1,143
Total giving through January $ 35,154 Total expenses through January $ 39,050
Prayer Requests & Praises
Paul & Vicki Abbott, for our son, Joel to receive the blessing of a full time job.
Prayers for those in need of healing: Paulette Boeger, Bev Ward, Bonnie Pendell, Sue Hitsman & Sandy Grey.
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.
Please save your unneeded items for Lakeshore Pregnancy Center's annual indoor Second Hand Sale on Saturday, March 29! Need to get those items out of the house now? They can store them at their center at 700 Washington, Suite 130, in Grand Haven. Please call 842-7510 if you need to drop them off soon. Thanks for your help!
They screened over 40 individuals from the community as well as members of Lakeshore Fellowship and reported one case with a critical aneurysm finding, so a life was helped and saved! Thanks to Life Line Screening for allowing our members of Lakeshore Fellowship to utilize a $ 10 discount.in the Atrium near the restrooms for additional upcoming events and news! If a service or any event is ever cancelled here at Lakeshore, we will let the news media know by 3:00 pm Monday through Saturday and by 7:00 am Sunday. You can check with the following media stations to know if the church will be closed due to bad weather conditions:
WCSG (91.3 fm or 103.3 FM in Grand Haven) WaY FM (89.9 FM)
WGHN (92.1 FM or 1370 am) WJQ99 (99.3 FM)
WOOD-TV WOTV4 WXSP-TV WZZM 13
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