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Spring Series: “Faith of Our Mo...

Spring Series: “Faith of Our Mothers”

We had a very productive brainstorming Tuesday evening. Fourteen people joined us at Larry and Bonnie Jorgenson’s for a wonderful meal, good conversation around the table, and interesting discussion about our next series, “Faith of Our Mothers.” Some of the discussion seemed to go “sideways” so if you weren’t there, you might wonder how and […]

Serving and Learning Together

Serving and Learning Together

On February 26, 2017, we put our faith into action. We had an opportunity to fill “blessing bags” for the Muskegon Rescue Mission and/or decorate bags for Kids Food Basket. Many thanks to Adam Kuipers, D.D.S., from the Smile Center for the 48 sets of toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, and floss for the bags. Check out […]

Lent and Easter 2017 Worship Brainsto...

Lent and Easter 2017 Worship Brainstorming Summary

Pastor Mary’s series, “Giving It Up,” is based (mostly) on the United Methodist lectionary and Give It Up! Click here to find out what the worship team came up with. Additional resources are listed below: General Board of Discipleship’s “Living Out Our Baptismal Calling” March 26: “Courting (D)anger” April 2: “Get a Life” April 9: […]

January 16 Worship Brainstorming

January 16 Worship Brainstorming

Coming in February 2017: “Loving Large” February 2017 is filled with big events: Super Bowl, Valentine’s Day, President’s Day, Grammy Awards, Oscars, and (this year) Mardi Gras. All of these are moments or days that reflect things or people we love.  Click here to see what the Worship Teams came up with and here for some […]

Coming Soon: “Faith in Films...

The season of Epiphany begins January 8, 2017. For four weeks, we’ll explore how God reveals himself in film and in our own lives. Pastor Mary’s message will be based on a different film each week. You are encouraged to watch the films before Sunday worship. We are not arranging a group outing, but encourage […]

Night in Bethlehem 2016

Lake Harbor’s friends and families experienced the sights, smells, and sounds from the days of Jesus’ birth. They visited many Bethlehem shops and made crafts such as pottery, jewelry, rope, stained glass, candles, and a special toy. They also stopped by the town’s bakery, market, and a very special stable.  

“The First Christmas Songs̶...

“The First Christmas Songs”: Worship Team Ideas

The Hanging of the Greens is on Sunday, November 20 from 3:00-5:00 pm. The Worship Connections Teams meet Monday, November 7 at 2:00 pm in the lounge to decide how to carry the Advent and Christmas theme, “The First Christmas Songs,” throughout the church. Some sources of inspiration are shown below. Everyone is invited to […]

September 25, 2016 Celebration of Min...

September 25, 2016 Celebration of Ministry Dinner

Over one hundred sixty members gathered on Sunday, September 25 at the Holiday Inn in downtown Muskegon to celebrate God’s many blessings. Here are some picture from the event.

October 10, 2016 Worship Brainstormin...

October 10, 2016 Worship Brainstorming Summary

Brainstorming for Thanksgiving, Advent, & Christmas Worship Thank you to the 15 Lake Harbor and 5 Samuel Lutheran members who helped brainstorm ideas for worship. You can see what we came up with by clicking here. Click here to learn more about the Kingdom assignment.    

Surf Shack really ROCKED!

Surf Shack really ROCKED!

We had a wonderful week with over 75 different kids attending at least one nigh, and many leaders and helpers! Thanks to everyone for their time, attention, dedication, and service to share God’s love with other. The children’s VBS offering will help support a young boy’s education expenses. Our kids did a great job raising […]