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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 Berndsen
John Kinkus
Nancy Rote
Bartos Family
Deal Family
Frost Family
Henderson Family
Laursen/Chang Families
Marks/Anderson Families
Monzo/Holmes Families
Ross Family
Savage Family
Shaffer Family
Wallick Family
Wiant Family
Wohleber/Rorak Family
General Budget YTD
$ 351,826.23

General Offerings YTD
$ 318,324.64

Building Fund YTD
$ 15,751.00
CROSSROADS YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY // Tuesday @ 6:30 pm starting May 3 // Join this new community, ages 18-28, in the Upper Room as we seek to walk together and find foundation, change, and identity in Christ. Questions:
AROUND THE TABLE: TEACH US TO PRAY // Wednesday @ 6:30 pm, Apr. 20-June 1 // Join us for a new round of fellowship and discipleship as we explore the Lord’s Prayer through video devotionals, table discussions, and prayer-with dessert! No RSVP needed.
SILVER FRIENDS LUNCH // Thursday, May 26 @ 11:30 am // We are having a cookout in honor of Memorial Day. Desserts and drinks will also be provided. $5 suggested donation. We will be joined by the 8th graders from Christian Community School. RSVP by noon Wednesday, May 25 by writing “SF” on your Connect Card or call the church office. 
FAMILY MISSION SUNDAY BREAKFAST // Sunday, May 29 // Join us as a family for worship in the Sanctuary (classes for K-adult will not meet). The Youth Group will host a breakfast from 10-11 am in teh FLC to raise funds for their mission trip. 
LOFT COOKOUT & WORSHIP // Saturday, June 4 @ 6 pm – NOEFC Elyria campus // Bring your favorite lawn games and lawn chair and join us for a cookout, a great time of fellowship and worship under the pavilion at our Elyria campus, including a campfire and smores. The cost is $5.00 per person. To RSVP by Thursday, June 2, contact Debbie Freed at or Pastor Rich at
BAPTISM SUNDAY // Sunday, June 5 // Join us for worship as we celebrate baptisms during our services on Pentecost Sunday. If you are interested in being baptized, please contact Pastor David,
GRADUATION SUNDAY // Sunday, June 12 // Congrats to our graduates! We want to celebrate high school and college graduates during the worship services on June 12. If you are (or know) a graduate please email our Youth Director, Adrianne Nolan to be included in the celebration!
MENS BREAKFAST // Saturdays @ 8 am starting Apr. 23 // The years of everyone’s life become a dash on a gravestone – how can we make the greatest impact for Christ during our short time on Earth? Gather in the conference room for this new four-week study.
OUR DAILY BREAD // Copies of Our Daily Bread devotional booklets for June, July, and August are available at the Welcome Center. 
We have plenty of fun planned for this summer!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL // June 13-17 // Join us this week for our “Retro” VBS, as we teach kids that when time and culture changes, Jesus stays the same. Kids and volunteer registration:
KIDS CAMP // July 24-29 // Christmas comes this July to kids camp! Campers will learn how the stories in the gospels are not just for once a year, but every day of our lives! For kids entering the 3rd-6th grade. Cost: $225 per camper. Registration forms are available at the kids check-in.