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Joyful Noise Makes and Impact

By on October 7, 2017

The Noisy Offering collected by our children during Worship adds up. $1211.71 has been collected from Jan 1, 2017 to Aug 31.  Amazing! In January our Faith Formation students voted to support global medical and health needs projects.  The efforts of the more »

Hurricane Relief Continues

By on October 7, 2017

Lutheran Disaster Response, the domestic relief arm of the ELCA, continues to provide assistance in areas affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.  You may support their work by making an offering through Abiding Presence or directly through this Link   Lutherans continue to help more »

A New Outreach Adventure

By on September 9, 2017

“Bound Together”…a program in Pontiac that strives to bring loving support to children and families living in poverty has come to the attention of our Caring for Others ministry.  We invite all our members to read on and reach out. more »

Welcome to our new Director of Music!

By on September 7, 2017

Tom Curry, our new Director of Music began his ministry among us on September 1st.  Already he has met gotten familiar with our choral library, the bells and bell music, and children’s music.  Plans are underway for special music throughout more »

Caring for Others

By on August 1, 2017

In the past our Caring for Others Ministry has taken donations of personal care items and diapers to the Haven shelter in Pontiac.  We could continue this outreach if we had one or two members willing to publicize needs and more »

AP Organist Retires

By on August 1, 2017

Carolyn Smith, who has served Abiding Presence as organist for twenty years, is retiring from her position. Her last Sunday is July 30th. Carolyn has ably led our worship as liturgy and hymn accompanist, as Adult Choir accompanist, and as more »