Announcements – August 6, 2017

August 7, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Chacko Achen and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to Malayalam choir for leading worship songs.

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting prayer this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 2 will meet Sunday August 6th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Georgy and Mrs. Mollykutty Mathews , Farmington Hills.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday August 13th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. M. E.  & Mrs. Thankamma Abraham, Sterling Hts.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th.

Member Contributions (Jan-June 2017) Details are posted on the notice board. Please verify your contributions and let the trustees know at dmtc.trustees@gmail.com  if there are any discrepancies to your account. FYI: Voluntary subscription: $85/month and Refreshments: $75/year.

Senior Fellowship: Meeting will be held on Saturday August 12th at 3:00 pm at the Church. All seniors are requested to attend.

Edavaka Mission: Meeting will be held on Saturday August 19th at 5:30 PM at the Church. DMTC members who would like to participate in the charity initiatives of the Edavakamission, please contact Mr. Georgy Mathews. Please write Edavakamission on the memo if you are writing a check for financial support.

Choir Announcement:

  • Musical evening – As announced in previous Sundays, those who are interested to join the open choir for the musical evening performance on Sept 23rd , please give your names to Malayalam choir leader Mr. Philip Varghese. The rest of the practice schedule is as follows and attendance for at least 4 practices is mandatory.
    • August 12th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • August 19th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • Sept 9th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • Sept 17th Sunday after service
    • Sept 22nd Thursday 7 – 9 pm – Final rehearsal.

Refreshments: Thanks to Mr. Vijay and Mrs. Ann Daniel for sponsoring today’s refreshments. We have Vellayappam and Chicken Curry.

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – July 30, 2017

July 31, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Rev. K. J. Samuel for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese, Rev. Jogy. O. Philip and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to Malayalam choir for leading worship songs.

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM.

Kalpana: DC/644/17

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting prayer this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 2 will meet Sunday August 6th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr.Georgy and Mrs. Mollykutty Mathews , Farmington Hills.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th,  Those who are interested in joining the Dance and Cultural programs – please contact Mrs. Annie Jacob.

For  Badminton/Table Tennis(Doubles Only) and Volleyball competition details and to register, Please contact Mr. Vinod Thomas or Mr. Alan John

Youth Group Community Event: August 11th from 10:30a-12pm at Christ Child House. Please contact Sharon Thomas for more information.

Member Contributions (Jan-June 2017) Details are posted on the notice board. Please verify your contributions and let the trustees know at dmtc.trustees@gmail.com  if there are any discrepancies to your account. FYI: Voluntary subscription: $85/month and Refreshments: $75/year.

Senior Fellowship: Meeting will be held on Saturday August 12th at 3:00 pm at the Church. All seniors are requested to attend.

Edavaka Mission: Meeting will be held on Saturday August 19th at 5:30 PM at the Church. DMTC members who would like to participate in the charity initiatives of the Edavakamission, please contact Mr. Georgy Mathews. Please write Edavakamission on the memo if you are writing a check for financial support.

Sevikasangham: Meeting will be held this Saturday at 3:00pm at the Church.

Choir Announcements:

  • Bake Sale – The choir bake sale is today after service. A variety of food items are on the menu such as Fried rice & Chicken curry/Vegetable curry, Bread and Egg Bhurgi, Hot dogs, Chips, Cookies etc. Please participate and support the activities of the choir.
  • Musical evening – As announced in previous Sundays, those who are interested to join the open choir for the musical evening performance on Sept 23rd , please give your names to Malayalam choir leader Mr. Philip Varghese by today. Practices start next week and following is the schedule.
    • August 5th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • August 12th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • August 19th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • Sept 9th Saturday 6 to 8 pm
    • Sept 17th Sunday after service
    • Sept 22nd Thursday 7 – 9 pm – Final rehearsal.

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – July 23, 2017

July 23, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to English choir for leading worship songs. Thanks to Mr. Jogy Koshy for the inspiring message.

Sermon Link

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM.

Kalpana: DC/53/17

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting prayer this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday July 23rd at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Praveen & Mrs. Selin Thomas, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Saturday July 29th at 6:00 PM at the residence of Mr. Shaji Mathew Manoorethu & Mrs. Saramma Shaji, Sterling Hts.

The scheduled prayer for July 30th Sunday was cancelled. So next Sunday is open. Please let Jogy Achen know if you are interested in hosting the prayer meeting at your home.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th, Those who are interested in joining the Dance and Cultural programs – please contact Mrs. Annie Jacob.

This year we are planning to have Badminton competition. For more details and to register, Please contact Mr. Vinod Thomas or Mr. Alan John

Youth Group Community Event: August 11th from 10:30 AM-12 PM at Christ Child House. Please contact Sharon Thomas for more information.

Choir Announcements

  • Musical program – Our Choir is organizing a musical evening on September 23rd Saturday at 5 PM at our church. The main attraction of the program would be a singing performance by Toronto Male voice choir rendering songs in English, Malayalam & Latin. Also we are planning to form an open choir under the leadership of the Malayalam choir for those church members who would like to sing with our choir during the program. Those who are interested, please give your names to Malayalam choir leader Mr. Philip Varghese by July 29th.
  • Bake Sale – Our choir is organizing a bake sale on July 30th Sunday after service. A variety of food items are on the menu such as Fried rice & Chicken curry/Vegetable curry, Bread and Egg Bhurgi, Puffs, Hot dogs, Chips, Cookies etc. Coupons will be available to purchase next Sunday. Please participate and support the activities of the choir.

Senior Fellowship: Monthly meeting of the Senior fellowship will be held at 3:00pm on Saturday July 29th at the Church. The 4th national conference of the senior fellowship will be hosted by the Marthoma Church of Dallas Farmers Branch from September 20-23, 2017. Please register at www.mtcfb.org or you may also contact Mr.P.M.George, Mr. Samuel Philip or Mr. George Thomas.

Showers of Blessing: Mr. Aby and Mrs. Julie Kuruvilla were blessed with a baby girl, Aliyah Mariam Kuruvilla on July 21st,2017. Congratulations to the parents and Grand Parents: Mr. Varghese Thomas and Mrs. Mariamma Thomas.

Refreshments

Thanks to Mr. Shibu Philipose and family and Sunday School for coordinating today’s refreshments – Aval/Pazham and Pizza

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – July 16, 2017

July 17, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Chris Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese, Rev Jogy. O. Philip and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to Malayalam choir for leading worship songs.

Sermon Link

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 4 meeting will be held on Sunday July 16th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Santhosh & Mrs. Sony Thomas, Northville.
  • Prayer Group 1 meeting will be held Sunday July 16th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Thomson & Mrs. Sarasu David, Livonia.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday July 23rd at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Praveen & Mrs. Selin Thomas, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Saturday July 29th at 6:00 PM at the residence of Mr. Shaji Mathew Manoorethu & Mrs. Saramma Shaji, Sterling Hts.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th, Those who are interested in joining the Dance and Cultural programmes- please contact Mrs. Annie Jacob.

This year we are planning to have Badminton competition. For more details and to register, Please contact Mr. Vinod Thomas or Mr. Alan John

Midwest Sunday School Junior Camp: Hosted by DMTC from July 21st – 23rd at the Church, starting at 11 AM on Friday the 21st for grades 3rd through 9th.

  • Please let Mrs. Suja George know if you are able to provide accommodation
  • For registration details contact Mrs. Ann Daniel or Mrs. Shalan George

Choir Announcements

Musical program – Our Choir is organizing a musical evening on September 23rd Saturday at 5 PM at our church. The main attraction of the program would be a singing performance by Toronto Male voice choir rendering songs in English, Malayalam & Latin. Also we are planning to form an open choir under the leadership of the Malayalam choir for those church members who would like to sing with our choir during the program. Those who are interested, please give your names to Malayalam choir leader Mr. Philip Varghese by July 29th.

Bake Sale – Our choir is organizing a bake sale on July 30th Sunday after service. A variety of food items are on the menu such as Fried rice & Chicken curry/Vegetable curry, Bread and Egg Bhurgi, Puffs, Hot dogs, Chips, Cookies etc. Coupons will be available to purchase next Sunday. Please participate and support the activities of the choir.

Refreshments

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments – Uppumav, Kadala Curry, ice cream and cookies

 

New Members: Mr. John Abraham, Mrs. Sunitha Mathew, Achsah and Irene

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – July 9, 2017

July 10, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to English choir for leading worship songs.

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting Prayer will be held this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 6 will meet Sunday July 9th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Sam & Susan Abraham, Sterling Hts
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Friday July 14th at 6:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Biju & Mrs. Lincy Thomas, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Saturday July 15th at 6:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Joseph & Mrs. Daizen Chacko, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 4 meeting will be held on Sunday July 16th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Santhosh & Mrs. Sony Thomas, Northville.
  • Prayer Group 1 meeting will be held Sunday July 16th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Thomson & Mrs. Sarasu David, Livonia.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th, Sign up for cultural program is due by Sunday July 9th .  For more details, Please contact Mr. Vinod Thomas, Mr. Alan John or Mrs. Annie Jacob.

Midwest Sunday School Junior Camp: Hosted by DMTC from July 21st – 23rd at the Church, starting at 11 AM on Friday the 21st

  • Main speaker for the event will be Mr. Jogy Koshy
  • The theme for this year is – The Survivor: Overcoming your fears & challenges
  • Please let Mrs. Suja George know if you are able to provide accommodation
  • For registration details contact Mrs. Ann Daniel or Mrs. Shalan George

Edavaka Mission: E.M meeting will be held on Saturday July 15th at 4:30pm at our Church. Please note the time change.  All members’ prayerful participation is greatly appreciated.

Sevika Sangham: Meeting will be held today after refreshment in the sanctuary.

Showers of Blessing: Mr. Santhosh Abraham and Mrs. Ancy Santhosh (Lansing) were blessed with a baby girl “Isabelle Sara Abraham” born on July 1st 2017. Both mother and baby are doing well.

Refreshments

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments: Idli & Sambhar

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – July 2, 2017

July 2, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to Malayalam choir for leading worship songs.

Kalpana: DC/591/17 ,  DC/614/16

Worship Services

Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting Prayer will be held this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Sunday July 2nd at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Jacob Thomas & Mrs. Annie Jacob, Roseville
  • Prayer Group 6 will meet Sunday July 9th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Sam & Susan Abraham, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Friday July 14th at 6:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Biju & Lincy Thomas, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Saturday July 15th at 6:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Joseph & Mrs. Daizen Chacko, Sterling Hts.

DMTC Church Picnic: Saturday July 8th at Firefighters Park, Troy Michigan. From 10 AM to 4 PM

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th, Sign up for cultural program is due by July 9th

Mar Thoma Fest committee has started planning for the activities. As we have been doing for last several years, we will have lots of games, festivities planned as part of the fest. One of the main part of the festivities are the cultural program conducted by our kids, youths and adult groups. We are requesting members to signup for their favorite act so that we can schedule the practices. A sign up sheet is provided online. The dead line for the sign up is July 9th and the practices will start immediately after. Please schedule your calendars as such.  If you have any new ideas to share or would like to be part of a committee, please contact the Marthoma fest coordinators, Vinod Thomas , Alan John or Anne Jacob . Mar Thoma fest is scheduled for Aug 26th.”

Marthoma Fest Signup link https://goo.gl/EsZfvx

Midwest Sunday School Junior Camp: Hosted by DMTC from July 21st – 23rd at the Church, starting at 11 AM on Friday the 21st

  • Main speaker for the event will be Mr. Jogy Koshy
  • The theme for this year is – The Survivor: Overcoming your fears & challenges
  • Please let Mrs. Suja George know if you are able to provide accommodation
  • For registration details contact Mrs. Ann Daniel or Mrs. Shalan George

Edavaka Mission: E.M meeting will be held on Saturday July 15th at 4:30pm at our Church. Please note the time change.  All members’ prayerful participation is greatly appreciated.

Members who are interested in contributing towards the charity initiative of the Edavaka Mission are requested to give your donation to the church treasurer or the Edavaka mission secretary

Sunday School : The deadline for the memory verse recital is Sunday July 30th. All students please be sure to recite the assignment to a Sunday School teacher. Please see the attachment for each grade.

2017_Memory_verse_recital

Refreshments

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments – Samosa

If not receiving Church emails, please check your spam mail.

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – June 25, 2017

June 25, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Rev. Christopher Daniel for leadings today’s Holy Communion Service and Rev Jogy Philip, Rev P Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for their assistance. Thanks to English Choir for leading worship songs.

Sermon Link

Services:

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM
  • Sunday School and Bible Study will break for the summer

Weekly Prayers

  • Intercessory prayer is on Wednesday, Jun 28th at 6:30 PM at the church.
  • Fasting Prayer Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church.
    • This will be followed by the annual retreat of the Senior Fellowship, beginning at 12:30 PM. Lunch will be served. All members of our church are also welcome to attend.
    • Please contact Mr. P. M. George, Mr. George Koshy, Mr C. V. Abraham or Mr. George Thomas, to help obtain an accurate head count for lunch.

Prayer Fellowships

  • Prayer Group 5– Sunday June 25th at 5:30 PM will meet at the home of M Shaji Thomas & Mrs. Laly Shaji, Sterling Heights
  • Prayer Group 7- Sunday July 2, at 5:30 PM . will meet at the home of Jacob Thomas & Mrs. Annie Jacob, Roseville

Sevika Sangham

The Sevika Sangam will have their monthly meeting next Saturday, July 1, at 3:00 PM at the church. All members are requested to attend.

Yuvajana Sakhyam

  • The 19th National Conference of Yuvajana Sakyham will be held on Sept. 29- Oct 1st at Honor’s Haven, Ellenville, NY. The conference is hosted by St. Peter’s Marthoma Church Yuvajana Sakhyam, Teaneck, NJ.
    • Theme: Christian Conviction, a commitment or compromise.
    • Interested members are requested to contact Yuvajana Sakyham Secretary

DMTC Picnic

  • Picnic will be held on Saturday July 8, 2017
  • Venue: Firefighters Park, Troy Michigan
  • Time: 10 AM – 4 PM
  • Please contact your respective prayer group leader for more details.

Marthoma Fest

  • The DMTC will hold its annual Marthoma Fest on Saturday, August 26.
  • Sign Up for cultural program is due by July 9, 2017 using the following link:

https://goo.gl/EsZfvx

  • If you have any new ideas to share or would like to be part of the committee, please contact the Marthoma Fest Coordinators, Mr. Vinod Thomas, Mr. Alan John and Mrs. Annie Jacob

Showers of Blessings

Isabel Lily Mathew, daughter of Nebu and Gincy Mathew was born on Saturday, June 24th. Both mother and daughter are doing well.

Lost and Found

Please check the table in the fellowship hall to see if any items belong to you. The remaining items will be donated next week.

Refreshments  

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments. Today we will be having Uppumavu and Kadala Curry

If not receiving Church emails, please check your spam mail.

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting and the Malayalam choir for leading the worship songs.

Sermon Link

Services:

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM
  • Sunday School at 9:00 AM (last week of Sunday School) and Bible Study at 9:30 AM

Weekly Prayers

  • Intercessory prayer is cancelled this week due to VBS
  • CORRECTION: Fasting prayer will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017 at the home of Ms. Leelamma Oomen, New Hudson MI

Prayer Fellowships

  • Prayer Group 5– Sunday June 25th at 5:30 PM will meet at the home of Mr. Shaji Thomas & Mrs. Laly Shaji, Sterling Heights

Vacation Bible School

  • Will begin Monday 6/19/2017 at 7:00 PM at the church
  • Venue: Detroit Marthoma Church
  • Please register online or in fellowship hall after the service.
  • Student Registration:http://bit.ly/DMTCss2017vbs

DMTC Picnic

  • Picnic will be held on Saturday July 8, 2017
  • Venue: Firefighters Park, Troy Michigan
  • Time: 10 AM – 4 PM
  • Please contact your respective prayer group leader for more details.

Diocesan Youth Fellowship Conference

  • 38th Session of Diocesan Youth Conference will be held from July 27th-30th, hosted by Immanuel Marthoma Church, Houston.

Please be sure to sign up at the Conference website: www.dyfc2017.com

Refreshments 

  • Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments. Refreshments are sponsored today by the Refreshment and Sunday School Committees. Today we will be having puffs and payasam.

Lost and Found

  • There is a growing number of items in the lost and found. Please check and see if any of them belong to you. If not claimed soon, items will be donated.

 

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – June 11, 2017

June 11, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting. Thanks to English choir for leading worship songs.

Kalpana: DC/570/17


General Body Notice: The general body meeting of the Detroit Mar Thoma Church will be held Sunday, June 11th after refreshments in the Sanctuary presided by our president and Vicar Rev. Jogy Oommen Philip.

Agenda:

1) Members appeal to Diocesan Episcopa

2) Parking Lot committee Update

3) Annex Building


Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM.
  • Sunday school at 9:00 AM and Bible Study at 9:30 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting Prayer will be held this Friday at 10:30 AM at the residence of Mrs. Saramma Varghese

Prayer Fellowship:

Prayer Group 7 will meet Sunday June 11th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Rev. Philip Varughese, Roseville.

Vacation Bible School: The 2017 VBS is scheduled from June 19-25th. The registration link was emailed yesterday. A sign up sheet is available in the fellowship hall for anyone interested in teaching VBS. All youths 12 grade and up & parents are eligible to teach.

Yuvajanasakhyam: Inauguration of the activities of the Mar Thoma Yuvajanasakhyam of North America & Europe for the year 2017-2020 will be held at Staten Island Mar Thoma Church on Saturday, July 1st at 9:30 AM. The theme is Christian commitment to God’s vision.

Edavaka Mission: E.M meeting will be held on Saturday June 17th at 5:30 PM at our Church. All members prayerful participation is greatly appreciated.

Youth Group: The 38th session of the Diocesan Youth Conference will be held from July 27th – 30th hosted Immanuel Mar Thoma Church, Houston, Texas. More information about the conference can be found at the conference website; www.dyfc2017.com

Refreshments

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments – Pizza

Friendly Reminder: To those members who have yet to pay their refreshment dues, to please pay at the earliest possible time.

 

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.

Announcements – June 4, 2017

June 4, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Rev. P. Chacko, Rev. Philip Varughese and lay leaders for assisting and Mr. Biju. K. Thomas for the inspiring message. Thanks to the Malayalam choir for leading the worship songs.

Sermon Link

Kalpana: DC/570/17


General Body Notice: The general body meeting of the Detroit Mar Thoma Church will be held Sunday June 11th after refreshments in the Sanctuary presided by our president and Vicar Rev. Jogy Oommen Philip.

Agenda:

  1. Members appeal to Diocesan Episcopa
  2. Parking Lot committee Update
  3. Annex Building

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM.
  • Sunday school at 9:00 AM and Bible Study at 9:30 AM.

Weekly Prayers:

  • Intercessory prayer will be held this Wednesday at 6:30 PM at the Church.
  • Fasting Prayer will be held this Friday at 10:30 AM at the Church

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer group 1 will Sunday June 4th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Mathew & Mrs. Saramma Abraham
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Sunday June 11th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Rev. Philip Varughese, Roseville.

June 18 is available and open if anyone would like to host a Prayer Meeting. Please contact Rev. Jogy Philip for scheduling.

Sunday School

There will be Sunday school teachers meeting today after worship service

Vacation Bible School: The 2017 VBS is scheduled from June 19-25th. The registration link was emailed yesterday. A sign up sheet is available in the fellowship hall for anyone interested in teaching VBS. All youths 12 grade and up & parents are eligible to teach.

Yuvajana Sakhyam: The monthly meeting of Yuvajana Sakhyam will be held on June 10th Saturday at 6:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Jeji Mathew & Mrs. Bahitha Uthup. All Yuvajana Sakhyam members are requested to attend.

Edavaka Mission: E.M meeting will be held on Saturday June 17th at 5:30pm at our Church. All members prayerful participation is greatly appreciated.

High School Graduates Thanks giving prayer: We will have a thanksgiving prayer for all high school graduates next Sunday during the worship service thanking God for his mercies and their achievements.

Request all the graduates to attend the thanksgiving prayer next Sunday.

Marthoma Fest date change: From August 5th to Saturday August 26th, 2017

Refreshments

Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshments – Samosa

Admin Update: If you are currently not receiving emails from the church or would like to update your email address, please notify us by sending it to dmtc.sec@gmail.com. Send your name and address in the email so that we can identify you properly. Finally, the church website has been updated to www.detroitmarthoma.org. Please visit the church website for weekly announcements and other resources.