News from the KCC family.

Dale Farrier added to Elder Board

The congregation approved the nomination of Dale Farrier to a 3-year term on the board of Elders last Sunday during the 2018 annual meeting. Those also approved for another 3-year term were Trend Owner, Mike Babcock and former Kalkaska Sheriff, Dave Israel. These men join current Elders Dean Farrier, Darin Cummings, Kevin Davis, Dr. Richard…

Sara Blasko

Frozen Pipes

Frozen Pipes By Sara Blasko, Children’s Ministry Director With the cold weather in the winter months, comes many challenges for us Northern Michigan dwellers. Icy roads, lack of sunshine and freezing temperatures. One of the side effects of these freezing temperatures is frozen pipes. Pipes freeze when the temperature is too cold, and if you’ve…

Flannel Shirt Sunday

While it’s cold outside and it’s time for the church’s annual meeting (I can hear your groans), we’ve decided to officially declare Sunday, January 21st at Flannel Shirt Sunday! What does that mean? Simply this. Find a new, old, comfortable flannel shirt and wear it to church! It’s just for fun. No big purpose behind…

New Year’s Eve Lock-in

The High School / Middle School New Year’s Eve Lock-in is history now! About 30 young people and a dozen very committed adults spent the entire night at the church building celebrating the coming of 2018! There were games, prizes, and lots of wonderful food all night long! Thanks to everyone who made this event…

Project 53 – Christmas Offering 2017!

The final Sunday in 2017 is a 53rd Sunday. That Sunday, December 31st, the entire offering will be given to the  missions and missionaries that KCC supports on a regular basis! We’ve asked our missionaries to give us a “Wish List” to help us know what they might purchase with the extra financial gift. Here are…

Sunday Faith Training

New Faith Training Classes this Month

Cheri Cavanaugh will lead a new class called, “Widowhood – What do we do now?!” How do I get through the holidays? How do I move on? How do I keep it all together when life around me has fallen apart? “Widowhood” will meet in the Green Room on Sundays at 10:00 am. Another December…

Elder Nominations

Elder nomination forms are available in the church lobby for members to nominate men to the Kalkaska Church of Christ Elder board. Please prayerfully consider your nomination. These nominations are due back to the church office by Sunday, December 3rd, 2017. Scriptures to consider when you nominate Elders: Titus 1:5-9 1 Timothy 3:1-7 1 Peter…

Welcome David Acker to Youth Minister Position

David Acker is the newest member on the KCC staff and serves as our Youth Minister. David and his wife, Samantha, are originally from Michigan and attended Great Lakes Christian College. Prior to coming to KCC, the Ackers served on staff at First Christian Church of Tillamook in Tillamook, Oregon. David and Sam have one…

Manistee Church update

We (Mikie & I) are approaching the end of our first “quarter” of ministry in Manistee. The first three months have been slow but encouraging. The summer months up here are for tourism, reunions and working around the clock if your job has to do with tourism. The 9 “members” of the church that were…