Enjoy these excerpts from our weekly Connections newsletter for May 22, online in our blog during this pandemic. Subscribe now to receive them in your inbox every week.
WORSHIP WITH US
You are invited to worship with us in your home, using the liturgy and YouTube playlist on our homepage: www.aacrc.org.
GROW WITH US
Weekly Bible Study:
Thursdays @ 10:00AM, led by the pastoral staff
Join Bible Study Zoom
Video Series: The Sabbath: A Biblical Perspective
Have you had a chance to check our our sabbath series videos yet? Visit the Ann Arbor CRC Sabbath Series playlist to access the three videos that have been released in this excellent and engaging series.
SERVE WITH US
Council Leadership Team Update: On Wednesday evening, Council Leadership Team had their monthly meeting. Enjoy updates on finances, our annual meeting, Olive Tree, and more in the Leadership Team update on our blog.
New Request from Cohort Detroit: Do you have unused garden tools for donation? Hesed Community Church and Cohort Detroit are looking for gardening hand tools, shovels, leaf and mulch rakes, etc. for our Brightmoor and Morningside ministry communities. Nathan Groenewold, Cohort Detroit director, would be happy to take them in to Detroit as they arrive at AACRC. Please bring donations to church and place them just inside the entrance near the church office door. Thank you!
Sheltering in AACRC: We continue to offer housing to about 20 men in partnership with the Delonis Center. The greatest need right now is for people to sign up to bring a main dish for an evening meal–spots currently available for the beginning of June. You can sign up HERE. For a more complete update, check the AACRC blog post on our website. Questions? Contact: Rachel Bush (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Habitat for Humanity Update Habitat for Humanity has finalized their COVID-19 safety protocols and is starting to re-open operations, They will resume building operations on June 1, and will have volunteer build days on the House of Faith (792 N. Ford in Ypsilanti) on Fridays and Saturdays from July 17 through September 12. Saturday build dates have been requested for AACRC, and will be announced in Connections as soon as they are finalized. Read about the Habitat COVID-19 precautions they will be taking. The Faith Build financial situation has improved since the last update. They now have $16,552 out of a goal of $20,000 for the House of Faith. They received several donations from people at AACRC via their web site. Thank you! If you wish to make a donation, you can do so by clicking on this link. Again, thank you!
Continuing your tithes and offerings helps us continue to reach out: Thank you for continuing to support the good work of God through the Ann Arbor Christian Reformed Church! Ways to donate:
- Mailing in a check
- Through My Well Giving online at: www.mywell.org/give/aacrc