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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 »

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 »


By on July 11, 2017

Please choose a week or two during the growing season and sign up on the kiosk list.  We need two individuals or a family to cover each week beginning on a Saturday or Sunday and finishing on Thursday or Friday when harvest is delivered to the Paint Creek more »

Blast Off 2 School – School Supply Collection

By on July 9, 2017

Every year, Neighborhood House helps 500+ children head back to school fully prepared for the school year.  This year, Neighborhood House and Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan are excited to announce the “Blast Off 2 School” Program. Neighborhood House will again provide backpacks and more »

Bike (or Hike) for Balangdalalu!

By on June 19, 2017

Grab a recycled peanut butter jar bank and a recording sheet in the narthex and help Abiding Presence support Pastor Elli of Balangdalalu in Tanzania in the purchase of a motor bike. The motor bike would help him reach the more »