Fellowship Church will again host Calvin College’s January Series through live video feed. The award-winning free liberal arts education series will be delivered in 15 weekday, lunchtime lectures. This year the series begins on Wednesday, January 4 and continues through January 24 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. EST with topics ranging from re-imagining healthcare, closing the gender gap in technology, global poverty and violence, vocation and calling, race and reconciliation and so much more, by top experts in their fields. Thousands in west Michigan will come together on Calvin’s campus for the daily noontime lectures, others will join the conversation by watching the live feed at 50 remote webcast sites across the continent (including 17 sites in Michigan), while others will listen online. Brochures, with information about the speakers and topics are in your church mailboxes and on the back table. You can also find more information about the speakers at https://calvin.edu/january-series/speakers/
Sunday February 21 from 2-6 pm. Come out and enjoy tubing hills, pony rides, broomball, ice skating, ice climbing and more. All FREE!
Our Fellowship Committee has reserved the stone house at Cran-Hill for our church to use so you can come in out of the cold and enjoy hot cocoa, sloppy joes and board games. Please sign up at the back table if you would like to bring a snack to share. Cran-Hill Ranch is located at 14444 17 Mile Rd., Rodney.
You are invited to the Calvin College January Series beginning January 6, 2016 and continuing weekdays through January 26 right here at Fellowship Church. Each lecture will be shown via a “live feed” from Calvin College from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm and will cover topics ranging from global health, interfaith leadership, the future of Russia, a story of autism, justice in Honduras, cyber security in a shrinking world and much more. Fellowship Church is one of 48 remote webcast sites across the continent. For information about the speakers and topics, visit the January Series website at www.calvin.edu/january/2016. Don’t miss out on this chance to hear fabulous lectures and experience a piece of Calvin College right here in Big Rapids!
Youth Group – Save the Date: We are hosting a roller-skating party at Big Rapids Roller Rink on Thursday, September 24th from 6-8 pm for all area youth groups. Invite your friends. Skate rental is free. $2 admission fee/donation will be collected for Young Life.
As a church and campus ministry we are going to participate in a “Get Connected” event at Ferris’ Campus on the Quad, Sunday, August 30 from 6-8pm. Pastor Mike along with the Outreach committee would welcome any volunteers who would like to stand by our table and meet students and hand out information about our church and ministry. There will be many other churches and campus ministries represented, live music by the Dave Yonker Band, games and prizes for students. The intention is to let students know about the churches in our community and the campus ministries at Ferris and foster those connections with the great Christian community. Call/talk with Pastor Mike if you have questions. (231-598-3800).