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We Are Church

What do you think of when you hear the word, “Church”? Answers I hear are: a building for worship, a religious institution, a weekend worship service, a denomination. You would think that after 2,000 years of experience under our belts we would have figured out what church is. The early church was a dynamic force […]

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National Day of Prayer Breakfast

The Shelby Township National Day of Prayer Breakfast will be held at Cherry Creek Golf Course Club House, 24 Mile Rd, just east of Van Dyke, with a continental breakfast at 6:45am and the program from 7:05 -8:00am. Local pastors and community leaders will lead in prayer for America.   All are invited for this observance as we join millions of Americans across the country in expressing our dependence upon […]

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Easter 2013

Easter….what difference does it make for you? Holy Week and Easter Services Maundy Thursday, March 28 7:00 pm Worship Center Good Friday, March 29 7:00 pm & 9:00 pm Worship Center  (9p has PG-13 images) Easter Saturday, March 30 5:00 pm Worship Center Easter Sunday, March 31 8:30am Worship Center 10am Family Life Center 11:30am Family Life Center What difference […]

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Lent Worship Services

Tears Tell the Story Mid-Week Lenten Series.  Wednesday @6pm February 20  – Loss:  Lighting of Memorial Candles February 27– Betrayal:  Baptism Remembrance March 6 — Sacrifice: Holy Communion March 13 — Remorse: Hand Washing March 20 — Regret:  Nail in Cross Have you had a good cry lately?   If not, why not?  Every hurt requires an appropriate season of grieving.  I know some of […]

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2013 Women’s Conference

“Girlville Diner, A Place of Hope” Saturday, March 16, 2013 9:30am – 2:30pm Sterling Inn Banquet Center You are invited to enjoy a day of relaxation that is set aside just for you! Kim Bolton, one of the most gifted and extraordinary singer/speakers in Christian music today, will be blessing us with her innovative musical […]

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Night of Worship

Night of Worship All are welcome to celebrate, sing and pray in this Night of Worship at Shepherd’s Gate. Churches in northern Macomb County have been invited as well. There will be a teaching on worship, an update of Macomb Transformed in 2012, vision for 2013 and a sign up for the E.A.C.H. One Macomb […]

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Christmas Eve

CHRISTMAS:  Where Hope Lives Where does hope live? People have looked for hope in many different places, but the message of Christmas is that hope lives where Jesus shows up. Christmas makes clear that He is not picky when it comes to where He shows up. On that first Christmas, times were hard. The future […]

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Thanksgiving

A special Thanksgiving Eve Worship service will take place at 7 pm on Wednesday, November 21, 2012. There will be no adult, children or youth classes this evening. Our Worship Director, Nathan Huse, is our special guest speaker! You don’t want to miss! I will praise God’s name in song and glorify him with thanksgiving.  Ps […]

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Church of Fools

Church of Fools! The apostle Paul wrote that “we are fools for Christ!” That’s a humbling confession! Paul did not say this because of our sinful ways, though we all sin daily and always need God’s forgiveness and help. Rather, Paul said this because people who have not experienced the power of the Gospel of […]

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Separation of Church and Hate Sermon Series

How often have you heard the statement, “Two things you should never discuss at a party are religion and politics?”  At Shepherd’s Gate, we are going to talk about both! But isn’t there supposed to be a separation between church and state? That question deserves to be addressed. What is our role as followers of Jesus when […]

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