Impact Detroit

Detroit is hosting the national Covenant annual meeting, known as Gather this June. Impact Detroit is an opportunity before Gather which highlights & partners with ministries of Detroit area Covenant Churches. Being in the Detroit area, we have an opportunity to help make this a success. There many areas to serve & use our gifts & talents.

How You Can Help

Prayer:  Pray for all the ministry sites. Pray for those planning this event. Pray for each person coming to participate in this mission opportunity. Pray for those who will be impacted by the work these ministry sites are doing. Pray the good weather. Pray for the many unknowns. Pray for the annual meeting.

Host Home: Host individuals or families in your home during Impact Detroit. Homes needed Tuesday , June 20th to Thursday, June 22.
Qualifications:

  • Have a welcoming place for people to stay.
  • Transport them to & from ministry sites or Life Church Canton.
  • Provide Breakfast

Make Meals: Are you good at assembly lines? Lunches for each ministry site will be assembled here at Faith & then delivered to those ministry sites. We need help assembling and delivering the lunches.
Expected dates & Time: Wednesday & Thursday morning.

Kenny Waz BBQ at Citadel of Faith Church:

We need help preparing for the evening Covenant meal, which is part of Impact Detroit, on June 20th.
Friday, June 16 – 2 people – 2 hrs food purchase
Saturday, June 17 – 2 people 2 hrs. prep work—Wasmer home
Monday, June 19 – many people 2-3 hrs. prep and cooking
Tuesday, June 20 –  many people 2-3 hrs. cooking and transport
Wednesday, June 21 – 3 hours clean up
Sign up in Fellowship Hall on Sundays, call the church office at 248.661.9191 or email Ken Wasmer.
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Transportation: Do you have a car that fits multiple people? Do you like to drive? Transportation drivers & vehicles are needed to & from Life Church Canton or the Ren Cen and ministry sites. Tuesday evening, Wednesday & Thursday morning & evenings. Transportation is also needed to deliver materials & food to ministry sites.

Youth Fundraiser Shuttle Service: Help our youth raise money.  Help transport delegates for the annual meeting to the Ren Cen from Metro Airport or Citadel of Faith.  Contact Pastor Eric for details.

Monetary/Donations: Gas cards to help pay for transportation. Money to cover food costs, expenses for  materials. Gift cards to Home Depot, Lowes or Menards.  Donations for refugees – See Jody Eidnes for details.

 

Need More Information?

Visit the  Great Lakes Conference website: greatlakes.cc to see a video about all the opportunities for Impact Detroit, find list of donation items or sign up to participate in ministry sites.

Questions? Email Amanda Haelterman or call the church office at 248.661.9191.