Quilting Blitz

Saturday, Oct. 19th

9:00 am- 3:00 pm

All are invited to come help at the WELCA (Women of the ELCA) quilting blitz, held in Faith's Fellowship Hall. 

Come for all day, or just a few hours!

Lunch will be served.  

Please bring a pair of scissors with you, and a sewing machine if you have one.


Sign up sheet is located on the long table in the narthex.


Sewing skills are NOT required, there be many tasks suitable for all skill levels!

Contact person is Cheryl Avery.

IHN

Interfaith Hospitality Network

IHN, Interfaith Hospitality Network, is located at St Mark's Methodist Church, Goshen.   Faith Lutheran 'hosts' a week of IHN by volunteering ~ we invite YOU to serve our community in this way. 


Our next week to serve is October 27-November 2, 2019.


SIGN UP HERE to serve on a 2.5 hour shift!

THANK YOU! 


Volunteers sign up to be Dinner Hosts, and Evening Hosts. Contact the office with questions or for assistance in signing up: faith@faithgoshen.com

  

Dinner Hosts will be at St. Marks from 5:00 pm -7:30 pm to serve a meal that is delivered and then join our guests for the meal. 


Evening Hosts arrive at 7:30 pm to visit with guests until IHN overnight staff arrives at 10:00 pm.

Habitat for Humanit & Thrivent team up for Elkhart County's 'Faith Build'


Oct. 5th- Nov. 15th

Faith Lutheran is partnering with Habitat for Humanity and Thrivent to help make a real difference in Elkhart County through this fall's 'Building on Faith' project.  Together, we will dedicate our time and talents to making a difference through volunteering at the build site as individuals or in small groups.  Additionally, we also hope to sponsor a lunch for the site workers. 


Sign up at church in the narthex or use the online SIGN UP here for build days.


Contact Cheryl Avery or Dena Deal for more info & questions.

  • Various days Wednesdays-Saturdays

  • 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

  • 533 Stiver Ave., Elkhart

Parent's Night Out


Friday, October 25

5:30 - 8:30 pm

at church, 202 S. Greene Road

Would you like some time to connect with your spouse?  Catch up with a friend?  Want to do some shopping without the kids?  Or maybe you would just enjoy three hours of silence by yourself!  The youth of Faith Lutheran would like to help you out!


Drop of your kids for an evening of faith-filled activities, a craft and a snack while you enjoy a night out.  


$10 for 1st child

$5 each additional child


Open to the public, but we ask that you RSVP at least 24 hours in advance by emailing:

pastorjessica@faithgoshen.com

Faith Fellowship

In addition to Sunday School, youth activities and Bible studies that meet regularly, Faith also has the following groups

we invite you to be a part of!  


PINTS WITH PASTOR

Pints with Pastor meets on the 2nd Thursday each month. We meet at 6:30 p.m. at Goshen Brewing Company.  To receive text updates or reminders contact the office at faith@faithgoshen.com


FAITH QUILTERS

Meets on the 2nd & 4th Monday each month. We meet at 1:00 p.m.


Be sure to check the Bible Study, Music and Youth tabs on the website



Serving in Worship


Our Sunday morning liturgy—the worship service—is created only through the work and gifts of many different people.  We welcome everyone to serve at Faith.  One way to serve is by assisting during Sunday morning worship services.  

  • anyone can participate-children, adults, no experience necessary!
  • worship assistants, ushers, communion assistants, lectors, greeters, A/V team, acolytes, altar guild, etc.
  • contact the office at faith@faithgoshen.com or 574-533-5760 if you are interested in serving and want more info or have questions about these ministries
  • training and instructional sessions were offered in August, 2019.  You may refer to the instructional packets here:


TRADITIONAL SERVICE VOLUNTEER PACKETS

   


CONTEMPORARY SERVICE VOLUNTEER PACKETS




Dan's Fish Fry

next year's date:

Friday, Sept. 25th, 2020

4- 7pm

202 South Greene Road

Faith hosts an annual all you care to eat Fish Fry each fall as a fundraiser for ministries of our church.  We are thankful for the community support each year.  Proceeds go to to a ministry of the church.  

Next year's date is already set! 

Dinner includes: Dan's famous fish & chicken, cole slaw, applesauce, potato chips and bread & butter, a homemade dessert and a beverage.
 

Contact the church office for tickets or to volunteer 574-533-5760.