10am Bible Study
On Tuesday mornings there is a Bible Study (during the fall/winter mos) currently using the book called: Being Mary in a Martha World.
Church Women United
The ladies of the church are also involved in Church Women United where women from all different denominations participate in a monthly meeting and mission outreach. A different church hosts the meeting each month.
Other opportunites to get involved:
Once a month they’ve provided a dinner for the Project Unity for Life organization in Traverse City. (Project Unity helps those coming out of jail/prison to function back into society)
The women also put on a few functions such as the Treasure Sale in May and the Christmas Bazaar in November.
8am Men’s Breakfast
On the last Saturday of each month the men put on a Men’s Breakfast in the fellowship hall. Men from all over the Old Mission Peninsula come to enjoy each other’s company and eat a wonderful breakfast of pancakes, waffles, eggs, biscuts & gravy, and sausage. (free-will donation)
7pm Tuesday Men’s Group
Each Tuesday evening the men get together and discuss a different topic each week. It’s just a great way for the men to get together to talk about the Bible and how it relates to their everyday lives.
4:30pm Kids JAM Wed. program
During the school year we have a children’s after-school program each Wednesday where we drive the church’s “cool bus” to the Old Mission Peninsula Elementary School, pick up the children and bring them to the church for a 1 hour program teaching them all about Jesus and participating in mission outreach projects. Children from all walks of life and even some from different churches attend our program. The parents pick them up afterward.
During our Sunday morning worship service we take the children downstairs to Jr. Church where they learn more about the Bible and the love of God.
VBS (Vacation Bible School)
Each July we have a 4-day Vacation Bible School program. The 2017 program is HERO Central, where the children will learn all about God’s love and how we are to love each other.
Youth Ministry Opportunities
Unfortunately we do not have a Youth Group that meet at this time.
We hold short-term Bible and Book Studies throughout the year. (they will be posted as they occur)
Treasure Sale (held on the Thursday& Friday in May before Mother’s Day)
Chicken BBQ (held the last Saturday of June)
Vacation Bible School (in July for children K – 10yrs old)
Harvest Dinner (held the first Saturday of October)
Participate in the Traverse City CROP Walk (in October)
Christmas Bazaar (2nd Sat. in November)
FREE Thanksgiving Community Dinner (noon -2pm on Thanksgiving Day)
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service (6pm Christmas Eve)
Various Haiti projects/missionaries
Women’s Resource Center in Traverse City
LOVE Inc. of Traverse City
Middleman Ministries/Rosie Gonzales in Mexico
Local Food Pantries (collect items and funds)
Adopt-a-family (December JAM Kids project)
Project Unity for Life (prision ministry)