The building may be closed, but the good news is...
Church has not been cancelled!
Because of you - and the time, talent, and treasure you bring - Federated’s “doors” are swinging wide open. You are helping us learn new ways of being together while we’re apart. THANK YOU for being with us and inspiring us during these times. We all continue to be the church because of you!
Sunday services are livestreamed on our YouTube channel at 10 am offering a full worship service (YouTube.com/TheFederatedChurch) to a widening congregation, including beautiful music, with Sunday School via Zoom afterward at 11:30 am;
On Wednesday evenings, the Kerygma “Your Bible! The Study Begins” class is being conducted online for members and friends alike;
Our Work Camp youth program is matching gifts given in memory of the wife of Rev. Ramon Arroyo, Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Corozal in Puerto Rico, who hosted them last year. Funds will be designated to their church for relief efforts underway from the COVID-19 pandemic and damage sustained by Hurricane Isaias;
The Pastoral Care team is actively coordinating the Angel Phone Tree and Errand Ministry;
Virtual Coffee Fellowship is taking place after Sunday services via Zoom - a great time to catch up with fellow congregants. The first time Ken Horner taught us all how to use virtual backgrounds!
Social Justice Advocacy Ministry (SJAM) is continuing their movie nights, Zoom meetings, and action steps;
Sit & Stitch is meeting Thursday mornings outside at a local park to continue making and distributing much-needed comfort items like Prayer Shawls and Prayer Squares, as well as scarves and hats for when it’s not so hot;
The Convergence consulting firm, hired to help Federated create a Visionary Action Plan, got their first chance to meet the congregation via two after-Sunday service online forums;
Parish Nurse Ministry opens their clinic every Tuesday for the St. Paul’s Community Church neighborhood;
The Friday afternoon Mahjong players are playing games together online;
Tributaries: Yoga~Spirit~Renewal is held Tuesday mornings on the Family Life Center Labyrinth;
Our Director of Music Ministries is hosting a Music Fundamentals Class;
Primetimers gather weekly online for Tai Chi;
Registration is open for an upcoming Bethel Bible Study;
and Rally Day will be celebrated in-car at the Family Life Center on September 13.