Weekly Announcements

SERVE OPPORTUNITIES
We continue to serve others in ways that are safe for everyone. There are several options for you to explore if you are able. Check out mainstreetlife.org/serve for regular updates and other ways to serve. If you do serve, we’d love to know! For further information, contact Tom Caldwell (tcaldwell@mainstreetlife.org or 419.838.7600 x131). You could even send us a picture at info@mainstreetlife.org or tag us on social media (@mainstreetlife). #serving matters

January GREEN Bag Donation Items
Pick up an empty GREEN Bag for January’s donations – personal hygiene items for 3rd Thursday. List is available at the Serve Counter and HERE. Return the filled GREEN Bags by this Sunday, January 30.

Student Ministry Project
Taco Bell Sauce Pack Collection
Needed: Taco Bell sauce packets (unopened) with phrases. You can drop off sauce packets at boxes near the Information Counter and in the Hub through February 10. (Please note these will not be consumed; we just need a good variety of the packets w/phrases.)


STUDENT MINISTRY
For more information about the Student Ministry, check out their FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM,  or contact Matt Sundberg  (msundberg@mainstreetlife.org or 419.838.7600 x121).

Student Ministry will NOT meet Sunday night, January 30.

Winter Jam 2022
Sunday, January 30 | 2:00pm - midnight
EMU Convocation Center, Ypsilanti, MI
Concert featuring Skillet, KB, Tauren Wells, & other favorites! Cost/$15 ($10 for ticket & $5 transportation). To sign up, go
to mainstreetlife.org/students.

The Kalahari Retreat 2022
February 11 – 13 | Friday/5:00pm - Sunday/2:00pm
Kalahari, Sandusky, OH
Join us for The Kalahari Retreat! Cost/$140. Students may register but spot is not confirmed until paid. Payment is due January 30. To register/pay go to
mainstreetlife.org/students.


CHILDREN’S MINISTRY
LITTLES (Age 0 - Pre-K) and KIDS (Grades K – 5)
Sundays | 9:00 and 10:30am
To register:
mainstreetlife.org/families

For more information about Children’s Ministry, contact Cathy Burson (
cburson@mainstreetlife.org or 419.838.7600 x120). Lots of resources are available for your kiddo(s) on our KIDS website page HERE and our LITTLES website page HERE. Children’s Ministry social media options include:
KIDS (grades K - 5) Facebook Page
LITTLES (birth - PreK) Facebook Page

Old Testament GROW Class for Kids
Begins February 1 | 7:00 – 8:30pm
For kids in grades 3 - 5
We are now offering a GROW Class for kids which will study the Old Testament at their level! It will be offered at church at the same night/time as the GROW Class for adults. For more information about the class and/or to register, go HERE by January 28. Cost/$20. Don’t miss out! Questions? Contact cburson@mainstreetlife.org.


CLASSES
For more info and to register, go to mainstreetlife.org/Classes

ON CAMPUS - In Person

Grow in His Word | OLD Testament Class | Part 2: The Prophets
Begins February 1 | 7:00pm | Room 159
This 13-week class will look at the Poets and Prophets who spoke of the coming Messiah. As you learn about God’s Word, you’ll gain confidence in your understanding and use of the Bible. Cost/$20.

ONLINE – via ZOOM

Financial Peace University
February 10 – April 7
Thursday | 8:00 - 9:30 pm
We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! This nine-week ONLINE class teaches God's way of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more! Cost/$100. For more information, contact Jessica Wood (jlhycner@gmail.com).


FAMILY MINISTRY

Important Parent Resource
Intro Meeting
February 6 | 10:30am | Room 159
Have you ever felt alone or struggled with a difficult diagnosis that your child has received? Are you a parent who is in the “active trenches” of raising kids who are considered non-typical? Are you struggling with a neurodiverse diagnosis such as ADD, Autism, or FASD? Genetic abnormalities, autoimmune medical conditions that cause life stresses such as diabetes, CF or other struggles with learning delays or developmental delays?

You are NOT alone. You would be surprised at how many parents, even here at Mainstreet, deal with these same issues. Instead of trying to navigate it alone, why not be a part of a group that shares a common bond, can pray for one another, share resources with each other and get encouragement from God’s Word?

Join us for this introductory meeting to talk about what this group could look like and how we could also be a beacon to our community. This is for parents with kids ages 0-18; basically, for all those who could use some support and encouragement. If you are interested but not able to join that day, please let us know your interest and we can contact you about future meetings. Questions? Contact Melissa Smith (
msmith0621@gmail.com).


RIGHTNOW Media 
Our church has access to an extensive video library called RightNow Media! It’s like the "Netflix of Video Bible Studies" and has a HUGE library of faith-based videos that you can access whenever and wherever you want—on your phone, iPad, computer, or at home on your TV. As a church staff, we’re always looking for ways to help you develop and strengthen your faith. We believe that RightNow Media is a tool to serve you as you live out your faith at home, at work and in your neighborhood. RightNow Media has videos for everyone—kids, youth, parents, married couples, college students, single adults, working professionals—all aimed at helping you grow. Let us know you are interested HERE. Within one weekday we’ll get you plugged in. Watch for an email from RightNow Media to complete your registration. 


OTHER

Inclement Weather Cancellation
Check our webpage (mainstreetlife.org) or local TV stations (channels 11, 13, 24) for information regarding cancellation of services at Mainstreet. Please be sure to check more than one source in the event a TV station gets backlogged in posting closings. Updates also posted on Facebook, Twitter and email/text sent through myMainstreet. Want to get the text? Click HERE to sign up.



SUNDAY WORSHIP
9:00am | 10:30am
ON CAMPUS and ONLINE  

CURRENT MESSAGE SERIES
In ______________ We Tru$t
Through February 6
Nothing challenges the heart like money. While that may seem like an overstatement in some ways, it disturbingly rings true for most people. Everyone must make choices every day about what to do with money…how to spend it, save it, invest it and leverage it. Those choices always come down to the issue of trust…in what and in whom do you trust?

Click HERE for Sunday Morning Resources
Connection Card | YouVersion Notes | Message Outline | Song Lyrics | Giving

What to expect on campus Sunday.

  • Face coverings are no longer required but are welcomed.
  • At this time, our auditorium seating is STILL reduced to allow for social distancing during worship for those who may have underlying health concerns or are more comfortable having a little more space at this time.

Even with all the recent updates and changes, we know that things will continue to change, and we anticipate adapting as needed. We will always keep you updated with the latest information. Our hope is that we will all continue to extend grace and love to those around us. No matter the circumstances, we can't wait to worship with you on Sunday!

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