Announcements – October 15, 2017

October 16, 2017

Acknowledgements:

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

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Worship Services

  • Next Sunday (Family 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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday October 15th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Bency Ninan and Mrs. Mary Bency, Macomb Twp.
  • Prayer Group 4 will meet Sunday October 22nd at 5:30 PM at the home of Mr. Reji & Mrs. Gina Alexander, Canton. Prayer group leader for 2018 will be elected at this meeting.

Young women’s fellowship: As per the directive of the diocesan Episcopa, the first meeting of the young women’s fellowship will be held today October 15th after refreshment at the balcony.

Youth Group: Informational Meeting for Midwest Regional Conference: Sunday 10/15 after service for the youths and next Sunday 10/22 for parents and youths after service. All youths that are interested in taking up roles and being involved in the planning of the conference is requested to attend.

Youth group get together and bible study- Saturday October 21st at 1:30 PM.

Senior Fellowship: Monthly meeting will be held Saturday October 28th at 4:00 PM in the Church. The election of senior fellowship committee for the year 2018 will be held at this meeting.

Yuvajana Sakhyam: Sakhyam is holding a fund raiser to support two charity projects for 2017.

  • Home for homeless and 2) Educational aid for a student. Sakhyam requests your prayerful participation for this.

Fellowship Hall and Lobby painting and Trim: Thanks to all the members that came Friday evening and all day Saturday to lead and help with the painting project. It was nice to see the hard work and team effort that they put into getting the maximum work done in the limited time. It’s a work in progress If anyone is interested in helping, please let me know.

Showers of blessing: Mr. Jaisen & Mrs. Betsy Paul was blessed with a baby girl  Layla Sarah Paul on Oct 13th. Baby and Mom are home and doing well by God’s grace.

Refreshment: Thanks to Mr. Sony & Mrs. Reny Kurien for sponsoring todays refreshment. We have Cutlet today.

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 – October 8, 2017

October 8, 2017

Acknowledgements:

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

Sermon Link

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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday October 8th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Johnson and Mrs. Reena Philip, Livonia.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday October 15th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Bency Ninan and Mrs. Mary Bency, Macomb Twp.

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

Young women’s fellowship: As per the directive of the Diocesan Episcopa, the first meeting of the young women’s fellowship will be held Sunday October 15th after refreshment at the balcony.

Youth Group Announcements

  • Prayer on Friday 10/13 at 7:00 PM at the Church.
  • Bible Study: Saturday 10/14 at 1:30 PM at the Church
  • Informational Meeting for Midwest Regional Conference: Sunday 10/15 after service.
  • Youth Group: Community Service- Last date for signing up is October 22nd.

Organization: Life Remodeled

When: Oct 28th from 9:00 AM- 12 Noon

Where: Durfee Elementary School- Doing general cleaning, priming and painting.

Youths going for this should be 14 yrs. and older.

Contact: Mr. Justin Abraham or Ms. Jeena Abraham

  • Youth Group Bottle Drive: Last date for donations is October 15th.

As announced earlier youth group is still continuing the bottle drive for flint residents. Please contact Ms. Jasmine John or Christina Cherian if you like to be part of the giving campaign.

Yuvajana Sakhyam: The monthly meeting will be held this Saturday October 14th at 6:30 PM at the Church hosted by Mr. Anil Sam and Mrs. Simi Anil. Sakhyam bake sale that was scheduled for 10/15 has been cancelled.

Refreshment: Thanks to Mr. C.V. Abraham and family for sponsoring today’s refreshment. We have Pizza today.

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 – October 1, 2017

October 1, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Chacko Achen, Philip Varughese Achen, lay leaders and Edavaka Mission for assisting and Malayalam choir for leading worship songs. Thanks to Mrs. Mollykutty Mathews for the inspiring message.

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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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday October 8th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr.Johnson and Mrs.Reena Philip, Livonia.

Sunday school: Monthly teachers meeting will be held today after worship service in the balcony.

Senior Fellowship: Holy land tour participants to meet in the sanctuary after worship service.

Yuvajana Sakhyam Bake Sale: On Sunday October 15th. Proceedings will be used to support the charity projects of the Sakhyam. Yuvajanasakhyam requests your prayerful support for this event. There will be a presale of the coupons today in the fellowship hall.

Sevika Sangham: Meeting will be held next Saturday October 7th at 3:30 PM at the Church.

Young women’s fellowship: As per the directive of the diocesan Episcopa, the first meeting of the young women’s fellowship will be held Sunday October 15th after refreshment at the balcony.

Youth Group: Community Service

Organization: Life Remodeled

When: Oct 28th from 9:00 AM- 12 Noon

Where: Durfee Elementary School- Doing general cleaning, priming and painting.

Youths going for this should be 14 yrs. and older.

Contact: Mr. Justin Abraham or Ms. Jeena Abraham

Youth Group Bottle Drive:

As announced earlier youth group is still continuing the bottle drive for flint residents. Please contact Ms. Jasmine John or Christina Cherian if you like to be part of the giving campaign.

Refreshment: Thanks to the refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshment. We have Samosa today.

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 – September 24, 2017

September 25, 2017

Acknowledgements:

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

Sermon Link

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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • There will be a combined prayer meeting for prayer group 1 & 4 on Sunday September 24th at 5:30 PM at the Church.

Youth Group:

  • The Youth group is organizing a Community Service activity for members 14 years or older

Organization: Life Remodeled

Oct. 28th 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Durfee Elementary School

Contact : Mr. Justin Abraham or Ms. Jeena Abraham for further details

  • Our youth group is conducting a bottle drive for flint residents. Water must come in unopened cases or gallons of water. Checks are also accepted. They should be made out to DMTC Youth league. All contributions must be given to Ms. Jasmine John or Ms. Christina Cherian.

Refreshment: Thanks to Mr. Thomas George (Chachi) for sponsoring  today’s refreshment – Suhiyan.

 

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 – September 17, 2017

September 17, 2017

Acknowledgements:

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

Sermon Link

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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday Sept 17th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Tom & Malini Reji, Livonia.
  • There will be a combined prayer meeting for prayer group 1 & 4 on Sunday September 24th at 5:30 PM at the Church.

Musical Evening: Detroit Marthoma Church Choir presents Manesso 2017-Songs of praise on September 23rd Saturday at 5:00 PM at the Church. Musical performance by Toronto Male voice, Dr. Sam Kadamanitta and DMTC open Choir-Malayalam and English. Admission is free. Malayalam open choir will be singing a few Sadhu kochukunjupadeshi songs reflecting message of Salvation. There will be a variety of different Christian songs .I invite everyone to this musical event held next Saturday at 5:00 PM. Please mark your calendar and come and enjoy the musical event of the evening.

Refreshment: Thanks to Dr. Jacob Daniel and Family for sponsoring  today’s refreshment. We have Appam and Curry.

Sabha Prathinidhi Mandalam: Report from Mr. Thomas Abraham

Felicitation for Rev. M. P. Yohannan: 50th year of Priesthood with Mar Thoma Church

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 – September 10, 2017

September 10, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Chris Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Chacko Achen, Jogy Achen, Sevika Sangham and lay leaders for assisting and Neethi Kochamma for inspiring us to be change makers of the world. Thanks to English choir for leading worship songs.

Sermon Link

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in Malayalam at 10:15 AM by Rev. M. P. Yohannan
  • 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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday September 10th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. K.C & Mrs. Aleyamma Chacko, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday Sept 17th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Tom & Mrs. Malini Reji, 36988 Kingsburn Dr, Livonia.

Sevika Sangham: Monthly meeting will be held today after refreshment.

Youth Group: Our youth group is conducting a bottle drive for flint residents. Water must come in unopened cases or gallons of water. Checks are also accepted. They should be made out to DMTC Youth league. All contributions must be given to Ms. Jasmine John or Ms. Christina Cherian.

Musical Evening: Detroit Marthoma Church Choir presents Manesso 2017-Songs of praise on September 23rd Saturday at 5:00 PM at the Church. Musical performance by Toronto Male voice, Dr. Sam Kadamanitta and DMTC open Choir. Admission is free. Please mark your calendar and come and enjoy the musical event of the day.

Refreshment: Thanks to refreshment committee and Sevika Sangham for coordinating today’s refreshment. We have Idli and Sambar and Paayasam.

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 – September 3, 2017

September 3, 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.

Sermon Link

Kalpana: DC/762/17

Worship Services

  • Next Sunday Holy Communion Service in English at 10:15 AM by Chris Achen.
  • 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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 3 will meet Sunday September 3rd at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Rajeesh Rajan & Mrs. Bincy Joshwa, Troy.
  • Prayer Group 2 will meet Friday September 8th at 7:00 PM at the residence of Mr. Sunil & Mrs. Reena Joseph Varghese, Okemos.
  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday September 10th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. K.C & Mrs. Aleyamma Chacko, Sterling Hts.

Sunday School: Sunday school anniversary will be held on September 9th at 3:30 PM in the fellowship hall. Anniversary program registration link: http://bit.ly/DMTCss2017-Ann

We will also have a dedication service for all students going back to school and college for those students that missed the dedication last Sunday.

Youth Group: Our youth group is conducting a bottle drive for flint residents. Water must come in unopened cases or gallons of water. Checks are also accepted. They should be made out to DMTC Youth league. All contributions must be given to Ms. Jasmine John or Ms. Christina Cherian.

Yuvajanasakhyam: Monthly meeting will be held on Saturday Sep 9th at 3:30 PM at the Church hosted by Mr. Sandeep and Mrs. Natasha George. All Sakhyam members are requested to attend.

Musical Evening: Detroit Marthoma Church Choir presents Manesso 2017-Songs of praise on September 23rd Saturday at 5:00 PM at the Church. Musical performance by Toronto Male voice, Dr. Sam Kadamanitta and DMTC open Choir. Admission is free. Please mark your calendar and come and enjoy the musical event of the day.

Refreshment: Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating Pizza for today’s refreshment.

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 – August 27, 2017

August 27, 2017

Acknowledgements:

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

Kalpana: Circular No:17

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 Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Sunday August 27th at 5;30 PM at the residence of Mr. Samji Koshy & Mrs. Rosily Samji , Madison Hts.
  • Prayer Group 3 will meet Sunday September 3rd at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Rajeesh Rajan & Mrs. Bincy Joshwa, Troy.

Musical Evening: We are forming an English open choir for the musical evening program to be held on Sept 23rd. Those who are interested to join the choir(13 yrs and older), please give your names to Mr. Shane Thomas. Practice details will be announced later.

Sunday School: Sunday school anniversary will be held on September 9th at 3:30 PM in the fellowship hall. Sunday School classes start on Sunday Sep 3rd.

Marthoma fest: Thanks to everyone for your wholehearted support and participation for all the events during the Marthoma fest.

Sevika Sangham: Meeting cancelled this coming Saturday.

Refreshment: Thanks to refreshment committee for coordinating today’s refreshment. We have Idly and Sambar for refreshment today.

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 – August 20, 2017

August 21, 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.

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.
  • Fasting prayer will be held this Friday at 10:30 AM at Church.

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday August 20th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Sujeev & Mrs. Sabina Cherian, Livonia.
  • Prayer Group 7 will meet Sunday August 27th at 5;30 PM at the residence of Mr. Samji Koshy & Mrs. Rosily Samji , Madison Hts.

Mar Thoma Fest: Saturday August 26th.

Holy Land Tour: Registrants please meet on the stage in the fellow ship hall today August 20th for more information regarding the tour. Please contact Mr. George Abraham for more information.

Musical Evening: We are forming an English open choir for the musical evening program to be held on Sept 23rd. Those who are interested to join the choir(13 yrs and older), please give your names to Mr. Shane Thomas. Practice details will be announced later.

Sunday School: Students dedication (Vijayadhina sthothram) and teachers dedication will be held on August 27th.  Sunday School anniversary will be held on September 9th at 3:30 PM in the fellowship hall. Sunday School classes start on Sunday Sep 3rd.

Yuvajana Sakhyam: Monthly meeting will be held today after refreshments in the sanctuary. If you are interested in being a member of the Yuvajana Sakhyam, please contact Mr. Sandeep George.

Youth Group: Our youth group will be conducting a bottle drive for flint residents. Water must come in unopened cases of water bottle or unopened gallons of water- No loose bottles or cans. Checks are also accepted. It should be made out to Detroit Marthoma Youth League. All contributions should be given to either Jasmine John or Christina Cherian.

Showers of Blessing: Mr. Manoj and Mrs. Sibi Mathew are blessed with a baby boy Ezra James Abraham Mathew on Thursday. Congratulations to the family. Both Mom and Baby are doing well.

Refreshment: Thanks to Mrs. Saramma Varghese for sponsoring today’s refreshment. We have Palappam and Chicken Curry for refreshment today.

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 – August 13, 2017

August 21, 2017

Acknowledgements:

Many thanks to Jogy Achen for leading today’s communion service.  Thanks to Chacko Achen 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 this Friday at 10:30 AM at the residence of Mr. Vargughese Abraham and Mrs. Gracy Varughese, Plymouth

Prayer Fellowship:

  • Prayer Group 5 will meet Sunday August 13th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. M. E.  & Mrs. Thankamma Abraham, Sterling Hts.
  • Prayer Group 2 will meet Friday August 18th at 6;30 PM at the residence of Mrs. Saramma Varghese, Farmington Hills.
  • Prayer Group 1 will meet Sunday August 20th at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Sujeev & Mrs. Sabina Cherian, Livonia.

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.

Sevika Sangham: Sevika Sangham meeting will be held today after refreshments in the sanctuary.

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.

Holy Land Tour: Registrants please meet on the stage in the fellow ship hall next Sunday August 20th for more information regarding the tour. Please contact Mr. George Abraham for more information.

Sunday School: Students dedication(Vijayadhina sthothram) and teachers dedication will be held on August 27th.  Sunday school anniversary will be held on September 9th at 3:30 PM in the fellowship hall.

Yuvajana Sakhyam: Monthly meeting will be held on Sunday August 20th after refreshments in the sanctuary.

Refreshment: Thanks to the refreshment committee for coordinating todays refreshment. We have Samosa for refreshment today.

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.