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Lord's Day

9:15 to 12:15 Nursery child care  

9:30 AM Worship Contemporary

9:30 AM Sunday School (ages 3-99)

10:15 AM Fellowship Time 

11:00 AM Worship  Traditional


In Worship

If Needed: Ask an Usher for Large Print Worship Bulletins, Large Print Hymnals, Children's Doodle Folders, and Listening Devices.

Holy Communion
First Sunday each month.    


In Study

Pastor's Bible Study 
Weds. 7:04PM (will not be held on Nov. 26)

Sunday School Topic for Adults - The topic for Nov 23 is Ferguson, MO. Wewill be discussing what is happening in Ferguson Missouri on Sunday morning. Hope you can join us at 9:30 am in Fellowship Hall.

Women's Fall Bible Study - Will start Sept 4 at 9 am. Books will be available for $8.20. Becoming a Woman of Grace, by well-known author Cynthia Heald, explores the many ways God’s grace has already enriched our life, and how we can know God’s grace more fully and then extend it to others. Please sign up in the office. For more information please call the church office.

Women's Fall Bible Study for Nov -  Nov 6,13,20 at 9:30 am

Grief Group for Nov  - Nov 10, 24 at 4-6 pm in library  

United Methodist Women's Sunday - Nov 16

Book Group - Nov. 24 at 7 pm.


 In Mission

Food Pantry collections first Sunday of every month.

Children's Pillowcase ministry. Like Prayer Shawls ministry for the younger set! Contact office with suggestion for gifting.  

Rugs and Sleeping Bags for Nov - - Nov 5, 12, 19 and 26 at 9:00 am


In Fellowship

Wed Night Meals - Will be served again at 6:00 pm in Fellowship Hall, beginning September 3 and continuing through December 10, except for the night before Thanksgiving (November 26). Marcia Sadler will cater and the cost is $7 per person. After the meal, singing and devotions, Pastor Dennis will lead an inductive Bible study at 7:04 pm. Please join us for these good evenings together! Note: When Ludington Area Schools are closed because of stormy weather on a Wednesday, that evening’s meal is cancelled.

XYZ - Potluck and Program on Nov 5 at 12:00 pm  

Emmaus Gathering and Potluck - Nov. 1 at 3-8 pm.

United Methodist Women (UMW) general meeting - Nov 10 at 1:30 pm

Naomi-Ruth Circle - Nov 19 at 1:30 in Fellowship Hall

Women’s Emmaus Fourth Day for Sept. - Sept 8,15,22,29 at 9-11 a.m. in library.  

Women’s Emmaus- Oct 2 at 6 pm in library.

American Red Cross Blood Drive - Nov. 1 and 14 from 12 pm to 6 pm.

Blood Pressure Check - Nov 23 at 10:30-11:am


Sunday School  

Coats and Boots for Kids - If you have any of these items that you could donate, please drop them off in the drop box located by the main doors.       

Sunday School Events for Nov.  

November 23 - SS and Christmas Program Practice

November 30 - SS and Puppets of Faith

Youth Apple Pie Orders and Pie Making - Orders must be placed by Nov 16 and the youth will begin making the pies on Nov 22. Pies can be picked up at 12 until 2 on Nov 22 by the youth room. For more information on ordering a pie or other questions, please call the church office.


Jr. & Sr. Youth meetings, each Sun. 5 PM    

Legacy Events for Nov.  

November 23 - Legacy 5-7 pm

November 30 - NO LEGACY



Choirs for Nov  - Nov 6,13,20 - Chancel Choir 7:00 pm, Praise Choir 8:00

Mediiation for Oct - Oct 24 at 10 am

Salvation army Food Pantry - Please remember to bring non-perishable items for the Salvation Army Food Pantry: Cans of baked beans, soups, fruits and vegetables; boxes of macaroni and cheese, cereal, boxed meals; packages of rice, noodles, pasta and beans; peanut butter and jelly, powdered milk, and any other non-perishable items. Drop off in the narthex. Thank you so much.

Reel to Real - Nov 9 at 3 pm.

West Shore Pregnancy Center Donations - Once again we are collecting items to be used at the West Shore Pregnancy Center. Items needed are small size Pampers, onesies or undershirts, baby soft washcloths and towels, sleepers and receiving blankets, sweaters and sweatshirts. The fuschia collection bin is located in the church entryway for the whole month of October. These items are needed for the small babies who come into this world, and whose families do not have funds to buy baby supplies. Thank you.      

Ball Brothers Concert - Nov  23 at 3 pm. Cost to attend is free.

Dinner for Eight – If you want to get together with others and enjoy a meal and good conversation, we will be setting up new groups soon. The members take turns hosting the meals. The meals can be at your house, at a restaurant, at the church or anywhere you want. The goal is to get people to meet new people and to get to know everyone better. And it’s always more fun when food is involved. We will be having sign ups soon. If you want to sign up or if you have any questions please call the church office.

Volunteer Opportunities  

Please call the Church office to see if any volunteer opportunities are available.  


Church Office Closed:

Office will be closed on Nov 27 and 28 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

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5810 Bryant Road, Ludington Michigan 49431 




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