|16790 Van Wagoner St
Spring Lake, MI 49456
Sundays 9 and 10:45am
He has risen! He has risen, indeed, hallelujah! This Sunday we celebrate the day that changed history and changes our lives today. Our message is, "See Your Risen and Exalted King!" based on John 20:1-18.Altar Flowers are in celebration of Larry and Bev Ward's 28th Anniversary! Childcare will be provided at our 10:45am worship time as follows K-4th grade will join together in the ARK for an Easter video - "What's the Meaning of Easter?" Veggie Tales creator Phil Vischer along with Buck Denver and Friends - will help kids discover what Easter is all about!
Chris Pease will be sharing the message on April 27th as Pastor Chris will be at Risen Savior Lutheran Church in Tea, SD for their building dedication (he was their first pastor).
Men and Women faithfully represent the congregation through this leadership board. Terms are for three years. Please prayerfully consider if the Lord is calling you to serve Him through this role. For more information, or to submit your name, talk with Bonni Norwood, Jerry Goresch, or Mike Krause.
. . . has gone out to the members of Lakeshore Fellowship concerning Christina Gammon's intention to seek new ministry opportunities outside Lakeshore Fellowship. Please continue to pray for her and Sophia during this time. Any questions, please contact Pastor Chris, Mike Krause, Randy Deater, or Debi Miller. If you did not receive this congregational letter, please contact Jayne in the office to update your membership records and to receive your copy.
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 http://springhillcamps.com/go/DayCamp/MI/Grand_Haven.aspx. 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 unless you call SpringHill and make arrangements to continue making payments. Any questions, please contact SpringHill at (231)734-2616. Sponsored by Thrivent Financial.
Scholarships are available through Lakeshore; contact Colleen Dierolf for more information.
Are you going into the hospital for surgery? Are you experiencing a crisis in your life? Do you have a need for pastoral care? If you would like someone from the Elder and Deaconess Team, including Pastor Chris, to contact you by phone, have a prayer of healing with you, or make a visit with you to pray and support you with the Word of God, please contact Jayne at the church office (616-846-8556; email@example.com).
“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 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 with $2.00 dinner at 5:30-6pm and program from 6:15–7:45pm. Kids invite your friends for this exciting and FUN adventure! Questions, contact Colleen. Final two weeks will be April 23rd meeting at Craig’s Cruisers & April 30th will be a potluck here at Lakeshore!
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!
MOVE meets this Sunday, April 27th at 6pm. Bring your friends!
Meets every Wednesday evening, at 6:15pm through 7:45pm. Final two weeks! Meeting April 23rd at Craig's Cruisers and April 30th at Lakeshore with a potluck!
Meets on Wednesday nights at 6:30–8pm 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. Questions, call Hillary Eddy at 231-343-7807 or Jen Sauers at 616-843-5369. Not meeting this Sunday, April 20th, enjoy Easter with your family.
Members of Lakeshore Fellowship, who are in need of pantry items, do not need to wait for distribution days! Please contact the church office.
You can invest in a kid this summer by helping to sponsor them at SpringHill Camp. You can either bring in your empties or return them to the store and bring your refund slips in and we’ll cash them in. Leave bottles in the Atrium by the blue bin or leave your refund slips at the Information Center.
The Lord's Business (Finance)
Weekly General Budget Need $ 11,276
4/13/14: General Fund: $ 6,976 IMPACT: $ 764 Other Funds: $ 140
Total giving through March $ 118,808 Total expenses through March $ 127,641
Prayer Requests & Praises
Mike Fellows, following surgery to remove a brain tumor on Friday, April 18th.
Praise for Rick Yonker’s brother, Terry who has been released from his nearly 5 month stay in the hospital with Leukemia - now in remission.
Dan Tooker’s mother, will be having a second surgery for breast cancer on April 25th.
Prayers for those in need of healing: Paul Tomandl, Paulette Boeger, Gloria McAlpine, Bev Ward, Bonnie Pendell, Sue Hitsman, and 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.
Will be Thursday, May 1st at various local venues including Grand Haven City Hall and Spring Lake Township Hall. Gathering will take place outside the building site…Rain or shine…Midday 12:15-12:45pm. This is the 63rd Annual Day of Prayer! This year’s theme is “One Voice, United in Prayer”, based on Romans 15:6. “That ye may with one mind and one mouth glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.” Everyone is encouraged and welcome to intercede for America and its leadership!If you are planning spring renovations and replacement of your working appliances, please consider donating your gently used, working appliances to Love INC’s Appliance Ministry. They have over 20 families on a waiting list needing anything from washers and dryers to stoves and refrigerators. Contact Love INC at 846-2701 to make your donation. Thank you!
Don't throw that stuff away! Do what's right by the environment and bring them to the 1st CRC annual Recycle Event on Friday, May 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm & Saturday, May 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 noon, in the parking lot of 1st CRC, 516 S. Ferry in Grand Haven. Need help getting your stuff to the event? Want more information? Call 1st CRC at 842-6370. This year's event will also benefit Love INC and all of its programs.
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