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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


Faith Family Conference~Saturday, November 4th~9 am-1 pm / Register Online
Featuring special guest speaker, Rob Cook and a variety of break out sessions including… Parenting Adult Children, Creative Correction, Leading Children in Faith, Blended Families, and more.
Only $5 per person or $20 for a family of 4 or more.



Kids of Faith

Girls Fall Camp
All girls in grades K-12 are invited to join us Friday, October 21st – Sunday, October 23rd at a local campground. Our theme is “Transformed” (2 Corinthians 5:17). This will be a great time of fun and fellowship for all! Moms, aunts, and grandmas are all encouraged to attend! Cost is $35 ($15 for Rainbows/Preschool age-Saturday only activities). Girls in grades K-2nd must have a mom/adult attending with them.) Sign up in the Kids Warehouse today!
Kids of Faith Crazy Sunday
Sunday, October 29th will be a super fun day in kids church for 1st-6th grades! We will be dressing up with crazy clothes, crazy hair, crazy shoes, etc. (no costumes please) All who participate will receive a prize, and there will be a contest for each grade level. Questions? Call us at 810.743.0000 ext. 325.

Children’s Ministry Staff & Volunteer Appreciation Party

All children’s ministry staff and volunteers from babies through 6th grade are invited to join us Monday, November 6, 2017 in the Faith Tab auditorium. Please RSVP as soon as possible to Tammy 810.743.0000 ext. 325.

The Release Student Ministries

The Revolution – November 17th & 18th
An experience with God the Father that will change you forever!
Featuring speakers Shawny Neubecker and Brian Pruitt. Friday November 17th at 5:30pm-9:00pm / Saturday November 18th @ 1:30pm – 4:30pm



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 Christian School Book Fair
The Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the church foyer at the following times:
Wednesday, October 4th: 2pm – 4pm, 6pm – 9pm
Thursday, October 5th: 2pm – 4pm
Friday, October 6th: 7am – 12pm
Sunday, October 8th: 9am – 1pm
Monday, October 9th: 2pm – 4pm

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 Pastor Bruce in room 205
  • Victorious Christian Living / with Lois Lobbs in room 204
  • ManTime / with Pastor Ed Norton 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 call Nikki at (810)333-5182.

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.


Summer Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8 am-4:30 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 – Peggy Norton
Associate Pastor  – Ed Norton
Youth Pastor – Marvin Downs
Kids of Faith Pastor  – Tara Ruff
Kids Assistant     Tammy Morrison
FCS Principal  – Laura Walthers

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