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Sylvan Lake Lutheran Church,
West Bloomfield, MI
"Called to be a living Gospel
and to let God's love shine through us"
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2399 Figa Ave.
West Bloomfield, Mi. 48324
Office: 248-682-0770
Fax: 248-706-3310
Pastor Mary Duerksen
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Join Us For Worship
Episcopal/Lutheran Worship Service9:30 a.m.
Fellowship with coffee and refreshments 10:30 a.m.
Youth Hang Out Time10:30 a.m.
Adult Bible Study11:00 a.m.

Easter Sunday, April 20

Celebrate the Resurrection!
8:00 - 9:15 a.m. Easter Breakfast served by the men of the church
9:30 a.m. Worship with Trumpet Fanfare
Alleluia! Christ is risen! He is risen indeed!

Holy Week, April 13 - 19

Remember Jesus' Journey to the Cross this week.

  • Palm Sunday, April 13, 9:30 a.m. Palm processional
  • Holy Monday, April 14, 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. "Judas Project" (movie)
  • Holy Tuesday, April 15, 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. "Gospel of John" (movie)
  • Holy Wednesday, April 16, 12:00 noon Holy Communion Service
  • 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Individual confession
  • 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. "Jesus Story" (movie)
  • Maundy Thursday, April 17, 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Worship to Remember the Last Supper (with foot/hand washing)
  • Good Friday, April 18, 12:00 noon - 3:00 p.m. Tre Ore Services
  • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Tenebrae Service of Light into Darkness
  • Holy Saturday, April 19, 7:30 p.m. Easter Vigil at All Saints Episcopal Church, Pontiac

Wednesday Refresh Study During April, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

April 23 and 30 Christian Basics: Baptism and Communion

Kid's Night/Confirmation Class

For children from First Grade through Eighth Grade.
Begins at 5:30 p.m. with light supper.
At Ascension Lutheran Church, 4150 Pontiac Lake Road (across from Meijer)
On the 1st and 4th Mondays each month.

Senior Stretch and Tone

Come and exercise with us, Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 a.m. - 12 noon.
Led by Vicky Palace, with 10 years experience.
First session free; $2 each after that.

Gentle Yoga Continues through June 25

Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon.
Extremely affordable $5.00 per class.
Instructor from Belightful Yoga.
Please bring mat and wear comfortable clothing.
No prior yoga experience necessary. Drop-ins welcome.

A BIG Thanks to ALL!

Children and teachers at Roosevelt School were happy
to receive three boxes of school supplies AND
a large bag of warm hats, gloves and mittens.
Thanks to all who donated and to those who helped
deliver everything on February 24.

Youth Group for organizing the Souper Bowl of Caring
on Sunday, February 2.
Earnings over $1,100 go to The Haven.
Thanks to the Thrivent West Oakland Chapter for a matching grant of $500.

Five families were overwhelmed with the Christmas food baskets
And 16 children were excited about their Christmas gifts!
Thanks especially to the Sylvan Lake Police Department for their generosity for the children.
Thank you for being such a wonderful community partner!

Thanks to Denise Hobbs, director, and all the singers
from Advent Episcopal, Ascension Lutheran and Sylvan Lake Lutheran churches
for an inspiring Christmas message in song on Dec. 22.

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Check out pictures of the Souper Bowl of Caring fundraiser
and the Sylvan Lake Police Christmas shopping for the kids on our Facebook page at:

Two churches, Stronger together!

Sylvan Lake Lutheran now shares its building with Advent Episcopal Church.
Click here to learn more about Advent Episcopal Church:

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This Week's Events
4/14  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
  7:30p    Alcoholics Anonymous and Alanon
4/15  all day    Newsletter deadline
Articles due to church secretary
  7:30a    Men's Bible Study--Episcopal/Lutheran
Topic selected by person leading that week.
 11:00a    Stretch & Tone Exercise Session
First class free; after that $2 per session.
  5:00p    Ellie's Weigh
Weight management group.
  5:30p    Kids Night/Confirmation Classes at Ascension
For children in First through Eighth grades. Held at Ascension Lutheran. Taught by Pastor Mary. Light supper served.
4/16  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
4/17 11:00a    Stretch & Tone Exercise Session
First class free; after that $2 per session.
4/18  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
  8:30a    Stretch & Tone Exercise Session
First class free; $2 each session after that.
  7:30p    Alcoholics Anonymous and Alanon
4/19  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
4/20  9:30a    Episcopal/Lutheran worship services
Combined worship for two congregations.
 10:30a    Youth Hang Out Time
With youth minister Andrew.
 10:30a    Fellowship and refreshments
After worship; with Advent congregation.
 11:00a    Adult Bible Study
Studying a selected book of the Bible.

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