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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.
Adult Bible Study11:00 a.m.

How to Find the Holy in the Ordinary--Fall Sunday Sermon Series

People and pastors reflecting on how they experience God in everyday life.

  • September 7 Holiness in your car.
  • September 14 Holiness in the workplace.
  • September 21 Holiness after hours.
  • September 28 Holiness on the basketball court.
  • October 5 Holiness in caregiving.
  • October 12 Holiness with your computer screen
  • October 19 Holiness with your money.
  • October 26 Holiness on Wall Street.

Walk to Defeat ALS, Sept. 27

Our team will be walking at Belle Isle
in memory of a beloved congregation member who passed away this year.
Join the walkers or donate to support them.
Funds raised are for Michigan people and families coping with ALS.

Advent/Sylvan Fall Golf Outing, Sept. 27

Join golfers for a day of fun and fellowship at Springfield Oaks.
Begins 10:15 am. They'll share a meal at the restaurant after 18 holes.

Adult Bible Study Classes

Sunday mornings, 11 am - noon, studying the books of Acts.
Monday mornings, 10:15 - 11:45 am, studying the book of Genesis. All are welcome!

Wednesday Refresh Resumes

Get Refreshed midweek with fellowship and study.
Refreshments and fellowship at 6:30 PM
Two choices of study at 7:00 PM.
1. Study the book of Galatians, or
2. Discuss hot topics with Father Steve.

Fall Clean-up Day, Saturday, Oct. 11

Thanks to the WWAM program for sending community service workers to help with outside church clean-up.
We will also clean up the inside of the church.
Worker bees are needed! Refreshments will be served.

Personal Care Kits for Lutheran World Relief

Provide simple comfort for those who have lost or fled their homes.
Donate by September 28 for kids to assemble on Oct. 1.
Items needed are:

  • bath-size towels, dark color (52"x27")
  • bath-size bars of soap in packaging (4 to 5 oz.)
  • adult-size toothbrushes in original packaging
  • sturdy combs
  • metal nail clippers

Senior Stretch and Tone

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

Gentle Yoga Fall Session Oct. 1 - Dec. 31

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.
No class on Dec. 24th.

A BIG Thanks to ALL!

For the school supplies collected for Roosevelt Elementary
Four bins plus more were delivered on Sept. 18.
The students and teachers were very happy!.

For the TEFAP (The Emergency Food Assistance Program) food
picked up at Gleaners of Oakland County on Sept. 5, and
distributed to families at the Good Samaritan Food Pantry
in Pontiac on Sept. 6. More than a ton of food!

For the special noisy offering on August 31 for Faith in Action of Oakland County.

For the canned foods donated, picked up, delivered, bagged
and distributed to hungry families in Baldwin Park in Pontiac on July 30.

For the youth, leaders and volunteers who made the Mission Possible trip
July 29 - August 1 to help in Pontiac a BIG SUCCESS again this year!

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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
11/24  all day    Pray for World Peace
  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
 10:00a    Women's Bible Study
  7:30p    Alcoholics Anonymous and Alanon
11/25  7:30a    Joint Episcopal/Lutheran Men's Breakfast Bible Study
Men take turns leading each week.
 11:00a    Stretch & Tone Exercise Session
First class free; after that $2 per session.
  5:00p    Ellie's Weigh
Weight management group.
11/26  8:00p    Praise Team Practice
11/27  7:00a    Sylvan Lake Men's Breakfast
Meet at church for devotions, then go to restaurant.
 11:00a    Stretch & Tone Exercise Session
First class free; after that $2 per session.
  7:00p    Joint Worship Team--Advent and Slyvan Lake
Led by Pastors Mary and Manisha.
11/28  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
  7:30p    Alcoholics Anonymous and Alanon
11/29  8:00a    Intercessory Prayer Group
  9:30a    Altar Guild Setup for Sunday Worship
11/30  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 the Book of Acts.

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