God Bless America
This is the day that the Lord has made.
Let us rejoice and be glad in it. 
Psalm 118:24
Therefore, if anyone is in Christ,
the new creation has come:
The old has gone, the new is here!
Make a BIG difference 
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What's Happening at First Church of God

Loving the Lakota - Emily Clark's blog

Life on the Rez  Part 1  I am officially becoming a resident of the reservation. More than once this past week Sylvia Hollow Horn, pastor’s wife, has told me, “Well, now you know what it is like for us.”   For those of you who don’t know cell phone reception is seriously lacking in Wounded Knee. There are only a few spots where I can stand on the property if I want to make a phone call. Sometimes …Read More

Saturday Night Friends

Meet in Bridgman MI at the Roma Pizzeria for dinner at 6 PM.  Then plan on going to Weko Beach to watch the sun set with your honey. It will be a lovely night to get away and have some fun with your church family and also to see God's beautiful creation. Sunsets can be spectacular on Lake Michigan so come and enjoy the beauty. 

Labor Day Family Camping

A few familes have stated that they would like to camp out on the property and other people said that they would like to come over for any festivities that may be occuring. So here is a tentative schedule for the weekend. Labor Day Weekend- Tentative Schedule Friday, Aug. 29th   7-9 PM Gathering             Campfire 9:30 PM Saturday, Aug. …Read More

Community Baby Shower

Emily Clark, Missionary/ Associate Pastor to the Wounded Knee Church of God is having a Community Baby Shower for all the mothers-to-be in the Wounded Knee Community. Infant mortality rates on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation run 300% above the rate for the United States in general. What a blessing for Emily to minister to these mothers and be a blessing to them and their families.  We can support Emily by buying gift cards from Walmart or Target and send them …Read More

This Week's Events

Work Day

Aug 2, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

The shelter needs a little more work to complete it. A door needs to be cut through the cement ...
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Saturday Night Friends

Aug 2, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

A romantic evening has been organized for the Saturday Night Friends outing.  How ...
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Board of Directors

Aug 3, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The Board of Directors meets the first Sunday of every month. All members, please be in attendance.
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Aug 3, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come to prayer. It's a beautiful way to end the Lord's day and to begin the new ...
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Aug 4, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

It's summer time and time for outdoor volleyball at the church. Meet at 7:00 PM on ...
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Nominating Committee

Aug 5, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you have been chosen to serve on the nominating committee, please meet at church at 7 PM. ...
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Bible Study

Aug 6, 10:00 am

Looking for a daytime Bible Study?  Pastor Bob will be leading a Bible Study each ...
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Small groups and Youth

Aug 6, 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Weekly Thoughts

A Marriage Minute

We will only find true happiness and fulfillment in marriage as we give ourselves up for the benefit of our spouse.  

Prayer for the President

To realize that he has been placed in this position by God's choice or the permissive will of God.

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First Church of God

33180 US 12
Niles, Mi   49120
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