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  • Worship Service 
    Fort Street Presbyterian Church
    11:00 a.m.
  • Open Door Workshop
    Cooking Matters
    FREE Cooking and Nutrition Classes
    Mondays, January 20 to February 24, 2020
    Fort Street Presbyterian Church
    11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Around the Presbytery
  • Church Calendar
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Worship Service

December 29, 2019
11:00 a.m.











SERMON: “Incarnation to Displacement”

Isaiah 63: 7-9
Matthew 2: 13-23

The Rev. Eric Lange
Interim Co-Pastor


See the most recent Bulletin for details.








Around the Presbytery


December 19, 2019
Tree seeks a new home…
Rosedale Gardens seeks a good home for their ever so loved “Stewardship Tree” (pictured). The tree is approximately 8 feet tall by 6 feet wide. The leaves are taped on and can be removed.
If anyone is interested in giving “Stew” a new home please contact Laura Ulaszek, Director of Communication and Technology, or Pastor Kellie Whitlock at Rosedale Gardens Presbyterian Church 734-422-0494 before they dispose of it.
The 2019 statistical report form is now open and will remain open until February 21, 2020.
User Name and Password remain the same as the previous year.
User Name is the church’s 5 digit PIN. If your church’s PIN is only 4 digits please use a leading zero.
If you have forgotten your password please contact Sandy Jensen at the Presbytery Office by phone at 313-345-6550 ext. 220 or email at sandy@detroitpresbytery.org.

Here is the link to the reporting system: Churches and presbyteries can access the year-end statistics online reporting system. Click here: Online Statistics Entry system.

There is also a link on our web site at https://www.detroitpresbytery.org/clerks-corner.html
2020 Per Capita is $30.55 per person. Click Here for the paper.
All checks must be dated December 31, 2019 and received by January 9 for 2019 credit.
All disbursement requests from 2019 funds must be received by January 9, 2020.
All churches and/or choirs are invited to join us.
Rehearsals will be held at Fort St Church on December 18th and December 23rd at 6:30 pm.
The Rev. Estelle Aaron, Pastor
St. John’s Presbyterian Church
Congregational Development Ministry Team is offering the workshop
“DEEP LISTENING for CHANGE” on January 13, 2020. Click here for the brochure
The 2020 Ranney-Balch Application process is now open.
Application deadline is January 15, 2020
The 2020 Leadership Summit will be held on May 9, 2020 at Birmingham, First. The Work Group seeks your input on topics of interest. Please check out the information on-line and respond by January 31, 2020. Click here for the information.
Fort Street’s Open Door program is currently in need of the following clothing donations:
– Men’s jeans = sizes 32-32 and 32-34; 34-32 and 34-34
– Men’s 2x-4x long-sleeved t-shirts and button-down shirts
– Men’s XL-4X winter coats
– Men’s boots and shoes, especially 10-14
– Men’s long underwear, L-3X
Blankets, pillows
Thank you for your generous support! Volunteer opportunities are also available. Please contract Trish at opendoor@fortstreet.org or call 313-961-4533, 107.
The 2020 Youth Mission Blast information is now on the web site at http://pbydetroit.org/ymb.html
 Job Opportunity Listings
Brighton, First seeks CE and Youth Ministries Coordinator. More info.
Livonia, St. Paul’s is looking to hire a part time sexton (custodian) and the information is on their website at “opportunities.”  www.stpaulspresbyterian.church.
Northville, First seeks a Lead Sunday School Teacher for grades K-4. Full position description is available on http://www.fpcnorthville.org Interested candidates should contact the Human Resources Committee by sending a cover letter and resume’ to hr.firstpresby@gmail.com
St. Clair Shores, Lake Shore seeks Custodian. More info.
Zion Lutheran Church in Ferndale is hiring a church secretary and communications specialist. 16-20 hours a week. Experience with Microsoft Office, basic social media and communication platforms preferred. Send resume to Pastor Matthew Bode at fernzionoffice@gmail.com.
Presbytery Of Detroit, 17575 Hubbell, Detroit, MI 48235

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