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Upcoming Events / Church News 

The Overflow
(Young Adults 18 to 34)Sunday Nights from 7pm – 9pm
In the Gathering Room—park in the back. For information on what we are doing
and where we will be,  call Pastor Marvin Downs: 810-394-5849



Kids of Faith

 End of the Year Award Ceremony ~ 6/6
Mark your calendar for Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 7pm to celebrate the accomplishments of our young people in Girls Ministries & Royal Rangers.

“Armor of God” Kids Summer Camp: 
All kids 1st -6th grades are invited to join us in Birch Run July 19, 20 & 21st for 3 days of fun and adventure at our summer camp! Our prayer is that each child who attends will have an intimate encounter with God! We will have an interactive spiritual journey obstacle course that will raise awareness in the children of how much the Father loves them. Sign up today in the Kids Warehouse! We are super excited!
**Anyone wanting to VOLUNTEER for our Kids Summer Camp, please sign up in the Warehouse or contact Children’s Pastor, Tara Ruff. We appreciate you!

KOF Wednesday Night Summer Ministry

We have a super fun Summer Ministry line-up for all of our children’s age groups (infants-6th grade)! These fun summer nights begin Wednesday, June 13 at 7pm. It’s going to be so much fun, you won’t want to miss it. More info to come!

Volunteer Opportunities:

Do you love to see a child’s face light up when they learn about Jesus? If you have a heart to serve in our children’s ministry, please contact us! We are looking for a volunteer Preschool Director, Preschool Teachers and Helpers, as well as 1st & 2nd grade teachers who would like to serve some Sunday mornings. Call Tammy @ 810.743.0000, ext. 325 or email tforgie@faithwired.net.


Student Ministries

Youth Summer Camp 2018:

Get ready Camp is just around the corner! Cost is $115 before June 15th, after It raises to $135. Dates are July 23rd -27th. Sign up at the Youth Kiosk. Space is limited!


Faithway Christian School/Faith High School – Register now for the 2017-2018 school year! All new Pre-K students—$35 registration and K-12 at $50. For more info or to get started for K-12 contact the school office at (810)743-0055 or email jbogert@faithwired.net. For Pre-K call (810)743-0252 or email pdowns@faithwired.net.


Faithway Open House~ Friday, June 1, 2018

Come see what Faithway Christian School/Faith High is all about! Join us from 6- 8 pm on Friday, June 1st for an informational PreK-12th Grade Open House!

For more information, please call the school office at 810-743-0055. Light refreshments will be served.

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 Gears of Faith

We need your help! Please join the Gears of Faith robotics program at Faithway Christian School. The robotics program is a fun and exciting way to teach students about science, technology, engineering and math. This is our second year, and we are in need of volunteers, mentors, and coaches. There is a need for fundraising, event planning, videography / photography, social media, a website, mentors, teachers, and coaches. You do not have to have previous experience. If you have an interest in robotics, have an engineering or similar technical background, or just think you can help, please contact Ken Appel: ken@appelfamily.org or (810)471-6189.


Faith on the 9

There’s room for everyone to join a Sunday morning group. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect and grow!

  • Babies of Faith ( 2 wks. to 3 yrs.)  / in the nursery
  • 4 & 5 year olds  / in room 305
  • Kids on the 9 for 1st-6th grade /  with Cathy Ward in room 316
  • The Life Together / with John Neff in room 205
  •         Manna & Java / with Pastor Bruce in Conference Rm.
  • Victorious Christian Living / with Lois Lobbs in room 204
  • ManTime / with Rudy Rodriguez in Rm 202
  • All About Faith / with Peggy Norton in Rm. 206
  •        Youth on the 9 / with Pastor Marvin in Room 314

» For a full list of small groups & classes – please visit our Faith Connections area


Special Events

Baby Dedication–1st Sunday of the Month *
Communion Service–2nd Sunday of the Month
Water Baptism–3rd Sunday of the Month *

* Call the office at (810)743-0000 to schedule


Opportunity to Serve

Royal Rangers and Missionettes – We still have opportunities for adults to assist our lead Missionette Sponsors and Royal Rangers Commanders—contact Amanda Wright at aswright777@yahoo.com or (810)813-8072.

Babies at Faith – We need volunteers who are willing to serve one Sunday a month. If interested, please see Nikki Riley in the nursery for a volunteer application. Must be able to clear a background check. There are several spots that need to be filled right away stop by the nursery or e-mail Brooke at Rgunn9885@gmail.com

Audio/Video Techs – Our technical department is looking for a few individuals with an interest in the behind the scenes audio/video. No experience necessary—we will train. Contact Jesse Nolley or Mark Blain at faithtabtech@icloud.com.

Musicians Wanted – If you have been gifted and trained in a musical instrument and you are interested in being a part of worship at Faith Tabernacle, please contact David Matejcek at (810)287-3960.

Bus Drivers Needed – This is a great way to be the hands and feet of Jesus! Join our bus ministry team—no experience needed, we will train you and get you the proper licensing. Just bring your servant’s heart! Contact Ed Norton at enorton@faithwired.net or (810)743-0000.

Clothed by Faith
Looking for a way to do outreach? Our very own clothing ministry is a great way to minister to our community. We are looking for volunteers that have a heart for the down and out. If this is you, contact Jezreel at (810)814-1633.


Office Hours
Monday-Friday 9 am-4:00 pm


9:00 am – Adult Faith on the 9 Groups
9:00 am – Kids on the 9 (1st-5th grade) Rm 316-318
9:00 am – Youth on the 9 (6th-12th grade) Rm 314
10:30 am – Kids Church – Auditorium
10:30 am – Worship Service – Sanctuary
7:00 pm – The Overflow (Young Adults ) Gathering Rm.

10:00 am – Bible Study – Gathering Rm.
6:30 pm – Free Indeed – Gathering Rm/Sanctuary

5:30 pm – Miss. Friends, Miss. Girls Only, Expedition Rangers
7:00 pm – Royal Rangers/Missionettes PreK-8th – 300 Wing
7:00 pm – The Release Student Ministries – Gathering Room
7:00 pm – Adult Connection Groups

10:00 am – 1pm – Clothed by Faith
6:00 pm – Praise & Worship Practice
7:00 pm – Renewed Hope 1st & 3rd Thursday
7:00 pm – Choir Practice

Clothed by Faith – last Sat. of the month 10am – 1pm

Pastoral Staff & Faithway Staff

Senior Pastor – Bruce Garner
Exec. Secretary – Jezreel Harris
Youth Pastor – Marvin Downs
Kids of Faith Pastor  – Tara Ruff
Kids Assistant     Tammy Morrison
FCS Principal  – Jeff Haggard

How to contact by email: 1st initial of 1st name then whole last name @faithwired.net