Congregational Care & Family Ministries

Rev. Jeff Hodge  (updated 04-27-22) 
April showers bring May flowers…and a storm of blessings! 
May your May be full of many blessings! Each month we send home a special greeting to families who are unable to be with us each week. This month we’re blessed to send blessings!
Check out our May blessings in the lobby and dining room. There are a lot of exciting things planned for the coming months. Save these dates:  
Sunday, June 19: First Sunday of Church on the Island (pending village approval). Join us for our 12-week summer worship at 8:00 a.m. every Sunday thru September 4. Our lead-off  Preacher is Rev. Patti Walz; Rev. Hannah Benedict will preach on June 26. The full schedule will be available in June.
Sunday, June 19: Graduation Sunday – We will honor the class of 2022 grads during our 9:00 a.m. worship service. If you have a graduate to be honored or for our out-of-town listing, please contact the office.Monday, June 27 thru Friday, July 1: – Morning Vacation Bible School – We’re going to have a Food Truck Party every morning for children entering Kindergarten thru 5th grade.
Sunday, September 11: – Blessing of the Backpacks & Sundae Sunday – We will start the school year off right, blessing kids’ backpacks and treating everyone to Back to School Sunday Sundaes!
Sunday, September 18: – Sunday School 2022-2023 School Year begins.  
It is our prayer that we will return to classrooms in the fall. Be in prayer on ways you can help with this important step.