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Welcome! Please let us know you were visiting by using the online “Connect Card.” When you join us in person, please stop by our Welcome Center located in the Atrium to find out how you can get further connected in ministry at Friends.
Barb Athey
Barb Berndsen
Dotty Foschke
Nancy Rote
Floy Smith
Baker Family
Bradley Family
Bristow Family
Deal Family
Duplaga Family
Garrison Family
Holup Family
Kaufhold/Weiss Families
Kropp/Dumperth Families
Mahoney/Hanson Families
Rote Family
Sturgeon Family
Swartz Family
Wiant Family
Wohleber/Rorak Family
General Budget YTD
$ 670,145.20

General Offerings YTD
$ 598,953.84

Building Fund YTD
$ 32,587.00
MOMEASE // Attention mothers with children still at home! MomEase is returning for your encouragment and fellowship. Please call or text Wendy Getz by October 2 if interested in participating. Call the church office for Wendy’s contact information.
FRIENDSWEAR // The Friendswear store has reopened online! In addition to short and long sleeve T-shirts, we now have polos, fleeces, and hoodies available. Pleace orders by visiting the Spotlight. All orders are processed on-demand and will be available for pickup at the church. 
PASTOR & STAFF APPRECIATION MONTH // From our Elders: October is Pastor and Pastoral Staff Appreciation Month. Please visit the table in the Atrium is you’d like information on how you can be a part of honoring our amazing staff this month. 
SONSEEKERS & LITTLE SEEKERS CHILDREN’S CHOIR // Wednesdays starting Sept. 14 @ 5:45 pm // As we sing our praises to God, we learn a little about his character and love for us all through song. SonSeekers (Grade 1-6) meet in Adult Classroom 1; Little Seekers (pre-K & Kindergarten) are next door in Classroom 2. For more info contact Nancy Yachanin at
AROUND THE TABLE: CORE VALUES // Wednesdays starting Sept. 14 @ 6:30 pm // This fall our popular adult discipleship dinner and conversation series explores the core values of our church through personal testimonies over seven weeks. $5 per person per week ($35/series) via cash, check, or Venmo with “Around The Table” in the memo line. RSVP using the attached Connect Card or website Spotlight. 
CEF PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER // Saturday, Oct. 8 @ 9:30-11:30 am // Child Evangelism Fellowship takes the love of Jesus and God’s Word to unreached children in the Greater Cleveland area. More info: Suzanna Aldrich at
WORSHIP NIGHT // Sunday, Oct. 9 @ 6:30-8:30 pm // Join us as we gather together for a special night of praise and worship. Worship teams from both campuses will be joining together, along with special guest Kelsey Bohler!
REFLECTIONS WOMEN’S GATHERING // Monday, Oct. 10 @ 6:30 pm // Ladies, join us in the Sanctuary for fellowship and encouragment. ur speaker, Marsha Snavely, will be sharing how God has been working in her life. Tickets ($3) avaliable in the Atrium. 
SILVER FRIENDS LUNCH // Thursday, Oct. 3 @ 11:30 am // Seniors, gather for a Sloppy Joe lunch and program with the 8th grade studnts at Christian Community School. Suggested donation is $5. RSVP on the Connect Card of call the church office. 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD PACKING PARTY // Family Mission Sunday, Oct. 30 10-11 am // Join us between services to help pack 500 shoeboxes to send to children around the world with the good news of Jesus Christ. For more info contact Pastor Rich 
YOUTH FALL RETREAT // Nov. 4-6 // The annual youth fall retreat is quickly approaching! All 7th-12th graders are invited to spend a weekend at Camp Gideon for a time of fellowship, worship, and intentional study of God’s Word. Head to to sign up. Email Adrianne with questions at