Cross of Christ Lutheran
Cross of Christ Lutheran, ELCA, celebrates Holy Communion services at 8:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. (with nursery) on Feb. 12. Bible study meets at 6 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 9, and Feb. 16. All are welcome to the encompassing Christian congregation at 1450 E. Mitchell, Petoskey; (231) 347-5448; www.lutheransonline.com/crossofchristlutheranchurch; email@example.com.
Zion Lutheran Church
Zion Lutheran Church LCMS, 500 W. Mitchell St., Petoskey, hosts Sunday worship services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The sermon this Sunday is "Leprosy? from Mark 1:41. Zion serves a free community dinner 6:30 p.m. Mondays followed by a 7:07 p.m. informal praise and worship service. For more information on Zion's other ministries, phone (231) 347-3438 or visit: zionlutheranpetoskey.org.
Petoskey United Methodist Church
The Petoskey United Methodist Church welcomes all for worship each Sunday at an 8:45 a.m. contemporary service and an 11 a.m. traditional service. Nursery care and children's church are available for both. The 11 a.m. service is broadcast on WMKT 1270 AM or 92.1 FM. Sunday school is available for all ages at 10 a.m. For information call the church office at (231) 347-2733, or visit www.petoskeyumc.org.
Emmanuel Episcopal Church
Sunday, Feb. 12, Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Petoskey celebrates the sixth Sunday after the Epiphany with Rite I service at 8:30 a.m. and Rite II sung choral Eucharist at 10 a.m. Child care is provided during the 10 a.m. service. The celebrant will be the Rev. Greg Brown, rector of Emmanuel Church. Informal Bible study and Holy Eucharist is offered 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Holy Eucharist according to the 1928 prayer book is in the chapel, 11 a.m. Thursdays.
First Christian Church
First Christian Church, 308 Monroe St., Sunday, Feb. 12, Bible study is at 9 a.m. At 10 a.m., pastor Jeff Watton's sermon will be "Is God Sovereign in Your Church?" from Revelations 2 and 3. All are welcome. For more information call (231) 347-6181 or visit www.fccpetoskey.org.
New Life Anglican Church
At New Life Anglican Church, 619 Waukazoo Ave., Petoskey, 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, the Rev. Michael J. Bridge will celebrate the sixth Sunday after The Epiphany with Holy Eucharist Rite II. Nursery is available during the service. Adult and middle school Sunday school classes are at 9 a.m. Men's breakfast is 8:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Petoskey Big Boy Restaurant; "When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box" is at 6:30 p.m. Call (231) 347-3448, visit www.newlifeanglican.com.
Seventh-day Adventist Church
Simple Solutions seminars at Seventh-day Adventist Church begin 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, and continues through March 4, at Woodham's Hall, 1404 Howard St., Petoskey (across from North Central Michigan College). The seminars include healthy food, interactive presentations, video instruction and tips on how to make simple lifestyle choices and changes to reduce stress. For more information or to register, call (866) 222-5484 or visit www.lifestylematters.net.
Pastor Judith Harrington will continue her series on the "Supernatural Realm of God" today, Thursday, Feb. 9, at Cornerstone Church. Her message will focus on spiritual sight and discernment. The Bible study 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10, will be on "What is True Revival." Pastor Harrington will minister a message titled "Transforming Our World," 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12. Cornerstone Church is located at 2501 U.S. 31 North and can be reached at (231) 347-0083 or visit www.cornerstone-petoskey.org.
Agape Church begins Sunday morning worship celebration at 11 a.m.; nursery care provided. Pastor Karl Furstenberg will share a message of hope from God's Word. Children's church meets during the morning message. A free "Jobs for Life" training for unemployed or underemployed is still open to anyone interested. Call to register or get more details. Agape is located at 3003 E. Mitchell Road, Petoskey. Call (231) 347-6228; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; online: www.agapechurchfamily.com.
First Presbyterian Church
First Presbyterian Church, 501 E. Mitchell St., has worship at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12. The worship style is a blend of contemporary and traditional, including a praise band and choir. A supervised nursery is provided. Preschool through fifth-grade students are dismissed following the children's sermon for Sunday school. The Rev. Bob Lueck continues his sermon series on the book of Colossians. Choir practice is 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. New singers are invited. Call (231) 347-4792.
First Baptist Church of Petoskey
Pastor Smith will answer the question, "What was the passion that led to Jesus' death?" at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at First Baptist Church of Petoskey. Bible studies for all ages follow the worship service. The morning service may be heard on WMKT 1270 AM at 10:03 a.m. every week.
New Hope Community Church
New Hope Community Church meets at 10 a.m. Sundays in the Petoskey Knights of Columbus hall. On Sunday, Feb. 12, pastor Mark Manzer will be teaching about "Living Life Worshipping." The doors and arms are open here at New Hope; come as you are and join us for some rockin' worship, Biblical teaching and fellowship. www.NewHopeNorth.org, (231) 348-6905.
Alanson United Methodist Church
ALANSON -- Worship services will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at the Alanson United Methodist Church. Pastor Mary Sweet's sermon message is "Dare to Reach Out" based on Psalm 30 and Mark 1:40-45. The Chancel Choir will sing "Someone's Song" under the directorship of Marion Kuebler accompanying on piano and organ. Youth group will meet at noon at Harbor Springs UMC. All are welcome!
Episcopal Church of the Nativity
BOYNE CITY -- The Rev. Peggy Nattermann will be celebrant for the 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, Eucharist service at Episcopal Church of the Nativity, 209 Main St., Boyne City. Coffee hour in the church basement after the service. The vestry held its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 7, where they voted to hold a pancake supper, open to the public, on Shrove Tuesday, Feb. 14, and an Ash Wednesday service, which will begin at 7 p.m. on Feb. 15. Lenten soup suppers and studies are on Wednesdays.
Call (231) 582-5045 for more information.
First Presbyterian Church
BOYNE CITY -- The congregation of First Presbyterian Church at 401 S. Park St., Boyne City invites you to share worship with them at 10 a.m. The Rev. Elizabeth Broschart, will be leading worship. Coffee and conversation follow worship and first Sundays include Communion (every month) and potluck (during the school year). For more information call (231) 582-7983.
Church in the Pines
BRUTUS -- Church in the Pines, located on West Brutus Road, has its Sunday service at 10 a.m. with Pastor Jay Harrington sharing a message from God's Word. The Sunday, Feb. 12, message is part two of his message titled "You are Heading for Greatness." For more information call (231) 838-1033.
Maple River Mennonite Church
BRUTUS -- Join Maple River Mennonite Church on Sunday mornings to receive encouragement in living out your faith. Sunday school for all ages is 10 a.m.; worship 11 a.m.; Bible Study 7 p.m. Wednesdays; Ice cream social and light dinner 6 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 12. The address is 3834 Euclid St.; phone: (231) 529-6720; email email@example.com.
Singles for Christ
CHARLEVOIX -- Singles for Christ dinner group for all area singles 50 years and older will meet 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Giuseppe's Italian Grille, 757 Petoskey Ave. in Charlevoix. Reservations required so R.S.V.P. by calling Frieda at (231) 347-5747 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christ Episcopal Church
CHARLEVOIX -- The Rev. John David will celebrate sixth Sunday after the Epiphany at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, at Christ Episcopal Church. The music will be led by Don Neidert. Coffee hour will follow the service. All are welcome. A sign-up sheet is in the parish hall for a fellowship event, spaghetti dinner 6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17. The church is located on the corner of State and Clinton streets. Call (231) 547-6322 or visit www.christepiscopalchurch.net.
Community Reformed Church of Charlevoix
CHARLEVOIX -- Sunday, Feb. 12, Community Reformed Church of Charlevoix concludes its series, "Being Rich." The title of the message is "The Stewardship of You" and is based on Acts 3:1-10. Services are at 8:30 a.m. and 10:25 a.m. Nursery and Sunday school offered during both services. Dinner and classes for all ages begin at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays; classes begin at 6:25 p.m. For more information about classes offered contact the church office, (231) 547-9482.
Charlevoix United Methodist Church
CHARLEVOIX -- The mission at Charlevoix United Methodist Church is to nurture believers in Jesus Christ in ways that show compassion, faith, and love. The church gathers for worship at 11 a.m. on Sundays. Children's Sunday school begins at 10 a.m. The gathering place is located at 104 State St. in Charlevoix. It's barrier-free, child care is available, and all are welcome. The church office can be reached at (231) 547-2654.
First Congregational United Church of Christ
CHARLEVOIX -- First Congregational, UCC of Charlevoix, 101 State St., offers two worship services Sunday, Feb. 12: First Light, a casual service, is at 9 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Traditional service is at 10:30 a.m., where pastor Neil Wilson will share a message titled, "Touching the Untouchable." Sunday school is offered during the second service. A coffee fellowship follows. Bible study is 10:15 a.m. each Tuesday. Phone (231) 547-9122.
Bethany Lutheran Church
CHARLEVOIX -- Join Bethany Lutheran Church (LCMS),11906 U.S. 31 North in Charlevoix, 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, worship/Communion service. Sunday school and adult Bible study classes are at 9:15 a.m. Pastor James Athey is in the office 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. If you have questions or are in need of prayer, call (231) 547-9446.
East Jordan United Methodist Church
EAST JORDAN -- East Jordan United Methodist Church, located at the corner of Fourth and Esterly streets will begin worship service at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12. Pastor R. A. Posnik will use scriptures from 1 Corinthians 9:24-27 and Mark 1:40-45 for his sermon: "How Do We Prepare for the Race?" Sunday school after children's moments. Refreshments downstairs after the service. For information regarding Bible studies and other events, contact Pastor Posnik at (231) 536-2161 or (231) 536-7596 or by email: email@example.com.
East Jordan Community Church
EAST JORDAN -- On Sunday, Feb. 12, the East Jordan Community Church, a ministry of the Walloon Lake Community Church, service starts at 9:30 a.m.. The sermon title is "How Fruitful Are You?" from John 15:1-8 given by pastor Jason. The church food pantry is open 5-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14. The adult community small groups will start at 7 p.m. Call the Walloon Lake Community Church office for more information at (231) 535-2288.
Harbor Light Community Chapel
HARBOR SPRINGS -- Harbor Light Community Chapel, 8220 Clayton Road, Harbor Springs, hosts its regular Sunday worship service at 10 a.m. A mid-week service is at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Sunday, Feb. 12, guest speaker Bob Johnson continues "Welcome to Father's House." At Wednesday evening's Bible study, John Walker leads "Faith Lessons: I Led You like a Bride, part 1" followed with group discussion. If you need prayer for healing, this is a great time to receive ministering. For more information about activities and other ministries at Harbor Light, phone (231) 347-5001, or visit www.harborlight.org.
Harbor Springs United Methodist Church
HARBOR SPRINGS -- Sunday, Feb. 12, worship services will begin at 11 a.m. at the Harbor Springs United Methodist Church. Scouts from Troop 55 will be greeters, ushers, acolytes and liturgists in honor of Boy Scout Sunday. Pastor Mary Sweet's sermon message is "Dare to Reach Out" with the chancel choir singing "Someone's Song." A potluck will be held downstairs afterwards. Youth group will meet at noon. All are welcome.
First Presbyterian Church of Harbor Springs
HARBOR SPRINGS -- On Sunday, Feb. 12, the Rev. Jim Pollard will preach from Matthew 25 and Mark 1 on the topic "Where is God when ... hurt?" at First Presbyterian Church of Harbor Springs. There is an adult Christian education opportunity beginning at 8:50 a.m. Following worship, everyone is welcome to attend coffee fellowship. For more information visit www.fpchs.org or call (231) 526-7332. First Presbyterian Church is located at the corner of West Lake and Cemetery roads and is completely handicap-accessible.
New Hope United Methodist Church
LEVERING -- New Hope United Methodist Church, 4516 U.S. 31, Levering, is hosting a Valentine's dinner and music fest 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 11. RSVP (231) 539-8965. Donations go to Nehemiah House Project. Worship is 9 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, with pastor Vaughn Thurston-Cox will bring the message "Who Is This Valentine?" Scripture reading is from Hebrews 11:32-38. Children's Sunday school is after the children's message. Bible study with Pastor Vaughn is 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. For more information call (231) 537-2000 or visit www.newhopeofemmet.org.
Walloon Lake Community Church
WALLOON LAKE -- Celebrate Recovery meets at 7 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 12, at Walloon Lake Community Church. On Saturday, there will be a men's breakfast at 8 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, the sermon will be given by pastor Jeff titled "How Fruitful are You?" from John 15:1-8. Food pantry open 5-6:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14. Wednesday meal/classes begin 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Call the church office for more information, (231) 535-2288 or check www.walloonchurch.com.