Do you think your past, your personality or problems disqualify you from being used by God? Well, you shouldn’t.  God’s love is perfect. His love covers every sin. He has the power to help you overcome any weakness you have. There is nothing you did yesterday, today or will do tomorrow that He can’t forgive. He uses all kinds of people, from all walks of life, with all kinds of issues.    

For instance: Moses killed a man, King David committed adultery, Miriam was a gossip, Jacob was a liar, Rahab was a prostitute, Jeremiah was depressed and suicidal, Sarah laughed at God’s promises, Peter denied Christ, Paul condoned the killing of Stephen, Jonah defiantly ran away from God, Samson chose a prostitute over God, and the list goes on.

There is nothing that disqualifies you from the love and grace of God. Let Him take you and help you from this day on. Get a clean slate from Him and fulfill your life’s purpose!
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Bethel University at Colonial Woods 

BU@CW combines the strengths of Bethel University and Colonial Woods Missionary Church. Those seeking a degree will benefit from Bethel University’s strong academics while being immersed in the leadership culture of the local church. Students will receive practical ministry experience in a learning environment that promotes spiritual growth.  
| Affordable | Online | Local | Accredited | 

For more information go to cwmc.church/bu 
JOB POSTING: Office Manager Needed

Lakeshore Presbyterian Church in Fort Gratiot. Candidate should be proficient in accounting/bookkeeping and computer systems. Flexible schedule with casual attire, 12 hours per week

Send resume by December 10, 2020 to

Lakeshore Presbyterian Church
ATT: B. Wismer 
5235 Lakeshore Rd
Fort Gratiot, MI 48059

 PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS
Saint Lucy’s Guide
A virtual Bible Study for those of us with a disability or illness, and our family members. Church leaders who wish to add an inclusive environment to their congregation are encouraged to join.   We will use different platforms
to provide the most accessible methods
grow deeper in our Faisth.
Facebook: for daily tips
Youtube: for weekly videos to present specific Scripture for weekly discussions
Zoom: for weekly discussion group meetings.  Also, share resources and tips to help each other fully participate in church activities.
 
If you would like to join or help facilitate please contact Bob at;
Or call
(810) 334-0512
Hi friends! Here's a quick update on the Youth for Christ East Michigan Fall Be The Story Virtual Campaign. We've raised 60% of our goal of $30,000! We would love to reach our goal by the end of November. We are looking for 37 people to give $25 a month to help us reach our goal! When you give, you're not just giving money, you're PARTNERING with us to change lives. Give today at www.yfcem.me  

God bless you all!
The YFCEM Team 
Fellowship Baptist has a few items they are giving away:
  • Christmas Play Materials for Felix finds Christmas
  • Podium
YFC is searching high and low to find the person that GOD has chosen to be our leader at the East Michigan Chapter. We are part of a national movement to reach ONE MILLION youth to become life-long followers of Jesus. Think God might be calling you to join our mission? ⁠
Check out the details here: https://www.christianjobs.com/job/243127/executive-director/youth-for-christ-east-michigan/?fbclid=IwAR2zIoOQALXEl51zOhOoXECvlROVTAcDdTUZlb7-Jh9oLVC8lh2p7_Bv8N0
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We are pleased to announce we will begin having face to face forums starting November 12, 2020 @ 7:00 pm. 1029 6th Street Our Savior Lutheran Church. Steve Lawerence President of Drug Free All Stars will be our speaker. Steve is a Peer Recover Mentor in the Detroit Area. He is a Host on Cave Radio. We hope you will mark your calendar wear your masks and join us. Our second speaker will be Ruth Powell a mother who has suffered from her children’s addiction.
 **Please note that the events and information listed in Faith Matters do not necessarily reflect the opinions and viewpoints of Operation Transformation.**

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