Faith Announcements

links to upcoming Activities & Events, Sign-ups, and Worship Resources below

  • Sunday worship

    • Outdoor Worship Service at 8:30 am
    • Indoor Worship Service at 9:30 am this service is also Live-Streamed.
    • Masks are required at this time.
    • All are truly welcome!  
  • SUnday Announcement Bulletin & Worship booklet

    NEW!  2 different resources: 

    1.) The Announcement Bulletin includes the week's scripture readings, hymns, prayer requests and announcements. 


    2.) The Advent Worship Booklet includes the order of service.  If you are participating in worship online, you will want to download a copy by clicking --> HERE

  • Poinsettia Orders

    Help decorate the sanctuary during Advent and into the Christmas season!  

    Large Poinsettias are $15 each.  Orders due by Friday, December 3rd- **DEADLINE EXTENDED to MONDAY, Dec. 6th by 9 am **

    Order forms are at church or you may click HERE to order online.

  • MONTHLY COLLECTION

    During the month of NOVEMBER we have an Angel Tree in the entry with ornaments for you to take, shop for the item(s) listed and bring in labeled but unwrapped by 12/5.  Thank you for your generosity supporting and blessing a local family!

    Coming up...
    DECEMBER: Baby Shower for Jesus on 12/19, watch for details! 

  • give blood! 

    Faith is hosting a Red Cross Blood drive on Thursday, Dec. 9th from 1:00 - 6:00 pm.

    You may sign up for appointments directly online at this link HERE, or by calling 1-800-733-2767 or contact the church office if you need assistance.  

    If you would like to volunteer during the drive please click HERE or contact Karen Steffensen. 

  • Advent

    The following resources were offered in Advent @Home Bags.  If you would prefer to access these documents from home, simply click on the title in blue, below.   Let us know what you think, send us pictures of you experiencing Advent--we'd love to see!  Blessings on your Advent journey.


    Advent Calendar: follow this calendar from 11/28 - 12/25 with simple activities which will help you prepare for the newborn King! 


    Reverse Advent Calendar: service project! Fill a box of necessary items for those less fortunate. Drop off to the church by 1/2/22.  We'll deliver to The Window the first week of January! 


    2021 Candle Prayers: light a candle each week, read a verse, say a prayer--focusing on Hope, Peace, Joy and Love.  Use any candle, or make an Advent Wreath at home. This resource offers a prayer for the beginning of each week (Sundays, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12 and 12/19 and then Christmas Eve, 12/24.)


    Advent Photo a Day Challenge: each day has a word associated with the season. Share a photo on social media that represents the word.  Be sure to tag Faith!   #faithadvent

  • Funeral Meal Volunteers


    When a family is grieving the death of a loved one, our church provides them with a meal as a way to offer our support and honor the faithfully departed.  We are currently working to update our list of those members who are willing to help with Funeral meals.  We need volunteers to make food, help with the set up and clean up of the space, and those who can work in the kitchen during the meal. 

    If you are interested in being contacted when the need arises, please SIGN UP HERE

  • Our Newsletter

    "The Faithful," Faith's newsletter, is published each liturgical season, roughly six times a year.  Hardcopies are available, or you can click below to download the current newsletter:

    NEW! 

    Advent (late Nov./early Dec.)


  • CHOIRS at FAITH

    Sanctuary Choir and Handbell Choir invite you to join in making a joyful sound!  ALL voices and skills are needed.  We have alot of fun and welcome new members!

    Bells practice on Wednesdays at 6:00-7:00 pm

    Sanctuary Choir is currently rehearsing for the Christmas cantata, which will be Dec. 19th. 

    Choir Rehearsals Wednesdays at 7:00-8:15 pm

    Contact our Director, Michele Murto, if you are interested or have any questions.

  • SUNDAY SCHOOL & Bible Study

    *not meeting at this time due to RED covid protocols as of 11/17/21

    Sunday School for adults & older youth will meet at 8:30 am.  

    At this time we have a class studying the book of Mark led by Dave Hess.  This class will meet in the conference room.  


    Youth Sunday School is being presented in "Sunday School @Home" bags this fall due to rising Covid rates rising and young people not being able to be vaccinated.  

  • Pints with Pastor

    Join in fun & fellowship with your friends from Faith on the first Thursdays of the month.  Meet at Goshen Brewing Company on 315 W. Washington St. @ 6:30 pm.  Grab some food and a pint if you'd like.  Pastor Jes invites you to join in conversation around current events and any faith questions you can think of!   

    *will meet if Elkhart Co. is removed from list of Red counties

  • Card & Game Club

    Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month @ 5:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall.  Bring a snack if you wish.  Come play euchre, canasta, bridge, pinochle, Uno or teach us your favorite game! 

    Beginners, ALL are welcome, inviting friends encouraged!

    *will meet if Elkhart Co. is removed from list of Red counties

  • Ukulele Fellowship

    Do you love to play the ukulele?  Always wanted to learn?  Join in the fun!  Beginners and experienced have been sharing weekly fellowship learning the ukulele together!  Meets weekly, on Thursday evenings at 5:00 pm.   *We have some extra instruments for loan if you don't have one or if you'd like to try before purchasing your own.

  • GIve to Faith

    Your offers are a generous expression of faith that support the ministry of Faith Lutheran.  If you feel called to share a financial gift there are three ways to do so:

    1.) In-person or through the mail at 202 S. Greene Rd, Goshen IN 46526

    2.) Give on-line by clicking the "Make a Donation" button below*

    3.) Text the word Give to (574) 212-0404; you will add a payment method the first time and then simply text the amount you would like to give.

  • Stay connected

    Faith values communication!  One way to stay connected is to follow us on social media @faithgoshen. 


    Another way is to sign up to receive our Weekly Emails using the form below.  


    Additionally we send prayer requests, only when approved by the individual or family members, via email.  If you would like to receive Faith's Prayer Requests please contact the church office