Gathering As A Church Over Zoom Community Meetings
GATHERING AS A CHURCH DURING COVID-19
SATURDAY OUTDOOR WORSHIP
August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 at 5:30pm worship is celebrated on Messiah's lawn by the Gibbony pavilion. Bring a lawn chair and umbrella to shade yourself if it is hot. If weather is threatening, the service may be canceled by noon. Members will be emailed. If you wonder if there will be a service, contact Hope at at noon on that Saturday. Communion will be celebrated and there will be a spoken liturgy. You may also sit in your car and listen to the service on FM 88.1. Masks are recommended. Social distancing will be observed.
Messiah offers many opportunities to gather a a community of faith each week over Zoom. To find out the Zoom ID numbers and passwords, contact Hope Moran ( ) or Pastor Erik ( ).
SUNDAY WORSHIP: TWO SERVICE TIMES
9am Traditional Service
11:00am Contemporary Service
10am Monday through Saturday
WEDNESDAY EVENING ADULT BIBLE STUDY
7:00pm Led by Julie Oehme
Topic: We will be discussing the book Joy Comes with the Morning
MIDDLE SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP
Chalk Party! Friday, August 7 at 7pm. Bring a friend. Come decorate the church parking lot with encouraging words and pictures.
HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP
Chalk Party! Friday, July 31 at 7pm. Come decorate the church parking lot with encouraging words and pictures.
FRIENDSHIP BIBLE STUDY
This group will have a parking lot party in August. Watch for more details.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: PRE-K THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL ON SUNDAYS
Resuming this fall.
BOARD MEETINGS/BIBLE STUDIES/CIRCLE MEETINGS via ZOOM
If you would like your group to meet online since we cannot meet face-to-face, please contact Pastor Erik at for instructions on how to set this up. We have increased our capacity to host meetings via the church account.
CHRIST IN OUR HOME - AUGSBURG FORTRESS
Christ in Our Home is a quarterly devotional resource that encourages readers to live out their faith daily. Augsburg Fortress is offering a limited-time complementary email subscription. Click on this link to sign up for the daily devotional to be emailed at 4am Central Time for the remainder of March and April 2020. This resource is used during Daily Prayer.
If you are struggling as a result of the economic impact of COVID-19, we can help with rent, utilities, housing and basic needs. Please reach out us by phone 317-296-3742, email or click this link to be redirected to our website with a full list of resources.
STABILITY NETWORK RESOURCES
There are several resources available for those in need through Family Promise's Stability Network. Check out these links. Click here to see ways to use your stimulus check when you are broke. Click here for economic relief resources. Click here for their economic survival guide.