Sunday, December 15, 2013
All-Church Christmas Pageant, 10:30 AM
Members and friends of all ages will be participating. All are welcome to attend!
Sunday, December 22, 2013
Darkest Night Contemplative Service of Worship, 7:00 PM
This can be a difficult time of year for many who are lonely, grieving, sad, stressed and anxious about expectations of the holidays. Join us for a time of rest, deep silence, prayers, lighting of candles and contemplative singing.
Christmas Eve, December 24, 2013
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, 7:00 PM
Familiar carols, bells, choral music, and the Christmas Story; closing with a candle lighting service. Family friendly. All are welcome.
Sunday, November 24, 2013
Troy-area Interfaith Group Annual Thanksgiving Celebration,·7:00 PM,·Bharitiyya Temple, 6850 N. Adams Rd.,Troy
9th Annual Thanksgiving Celebration Of the Season of Gratitude - Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of President Lincoln’s Proclamation of Thanksgiving.
Celebrate with songs and prayers from many of our diverse faith communities. Following the·program, join us for snacks and opportunities to converse and get to know one another. People of all ages and all faith traditions are welcome!
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Blessing of the Animals Service, 1:00 PM, Northminster Outdoor Sanctuary
Northminster and Central Woodward Christian Church invite you to the 4th annual Blessing of the Animals Service. Animals of all species and people of all religions are welcome!
Please join us for a short service in our outdoor gathering place (gazebo, south side of parking lot), music in the spirit of the day, refreshments for all and Troy Police K-9 Unit Demonstration. We will recognize the tremendous services given to the human race by the animal kingdom.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
Baldwin Family Soup Kitchen in Pontiac, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Help set up, serve and clean up a hot meal to those in need.
Sunday, August 25, 2013, after church service
Northminster Annual All Church Picnic Potluck
Honored guests: Our co-partner mission workers in South Sudan, Jacob and Aliamma George
Join us in a celebration of another great year of spectacular programs at Northminster Presbyterian church! ·Bring a lawn chair or blanket and a dish to pass. Lemonade, coffee and water provided.
Saturday, July 13, 2013
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Troy-area Interfaith Group and Ahmadiyya Muslim Community invite you and your family to experience: Ramadhan Open House at Masjid Mahmood, 1730 West Auburn Road (east of Crooks Road) Rochester Hills, MI
Come observe, experience, and learn about Islam’s month of fasting. Dinner will be served. Casual attire; women may wear ahead covering, if desired. Everyone is welcome!
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Baby Basics Picnic, 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Baby Basics of Troy, MI is a 100% volunteer organization that provides and distributes free diapers to babies of the working/near poor in the communities of Troy, Clawson, Sterling Heights, MI.
Sunday, May 19 and Sunday, June 2, 2013
The Shower of Stoles Exhibit, 1:00 - 4:00 PM
An extraordinary collection of liturgical stoles and other sacred items representing the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people of faith will be on display at Northminster. Read more: The Shower of Stoles Exhibit
Saturday, May 4, 2013
World Labyrinth Day
A brief presentation about labyrinths at 12:30 PM, walk begins at 1:00 PM
Sunday, May 5, 2013
CROP Walk, 1:00 PM
23rd Annual Troy Area CROP Walk - Registration at Fellowship United Methodist Church·at 1:00 PM.
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Palm/Passion Sunday Worship, 10:30 AM
Worship focused on the procession into
Taizé Contemplative Worship, 7:00 PM
The songs of Taizé are simple phrases, quickly grasped by the mind and embraced by one’s whole being. Silence, in communion with others. After hearing a reading, the extended silence is a time to be with God and listen.
Thursday, March 28
Maundy Thursday Service, 7:00 PM Dinner, 7:45 PM Worship
Good Friday, March 29
Good Friday Community Worship, 1:00 PM
First United Methodist Church - Troy, Meditations on the last words of Christ.
Easter Vigil at home, 9 PM Good Friday through Saturday 6 PM
Each individual, couple or family grouping will receive a booklet with an outline of resources for an hour of prayer in our homes. Please call the church office if you would like a booklet.
Easter Sunday, March 31
The Great Festival of Easter! 10:30 AM Worship
Sermon: “He is Risen!” The Northminster Bells and Choir, plus percussion, will lift up the Easter message in music. Bring your own bell from home (any kind of bell - a dinner bell, a jingle bell, etc.) as we fill the sanctuary with the sound of bells at certain points in the service. Alleluia!