Neighborhood ministry retreat

This weekend (March 14-16) we gather for worship, study and reflection with neighbors, Calvary United Methodist and Grace Presbyterian churches.ELCA Logo

The weekend retreat opens at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Calvary with dinner, a talk with the Rev. Faith Fowler, pastor of Cass United Methodist Church and executive director of Cass Community Social Services in Detroit, and evening prayer.

On Saturday, we gather at Faith from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. to consider basic needs and issues in southwest Lakewood, Methodist Logohearing first from a panel of Lakewood civic leaders and then breaking into groups to consider how the three congregations might collaborate in responding to the identified needs.

On Sunday, at 10:45 a.m. we worship together at Grace, with Pastor Fowler preaching, and we conclude with a celebratory dinner.

PCUSA LogoRegistration was requested for most portions of the weekend, but all are welcome to worship — and if you’re interested in others portions, stop on by.  A brochure about the retreat can be found here.

God’s peace,

Pastor Mark Rollenhagen