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Friedens United Church of Christ

8300 S. Meridian St.,
Indianapolis, IN 46217  Map>
317-881-6779

Worship times

Sunday morning 8:30 and 10:30 AM

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    Flowers honoring women of our church -

    Celebrating Mother`s Day for thanking all women who work to influence and assist our youth

    , Sunday, 5/8/2016, 9:30 AM, Linda Ealy, 317-518-8897, lindaealy@hotmail.com


    Pentecost -

    , Sunday, 5/15/2016, 8:00 AM, Friedens UCC


    Viola Recital -

    Viola Recital by Nicole Felker at Friedens on May 15- 6:00 PM

    The Friedens Congregation is invited to enjoy a viola recital by Nicole and her string quartet on Sunday, May 15, at 6:00 p.m. in our sanctuary, with light refreshments following. A free will offering will be donated to Nicole’s tuition fund for study at the Indiana University Strings Academy Camp in 2017.

    We have a long tradition at Friedens of encouraging and supporting our youth in fundraising projects related to activities that are important to them such as music, sports, scouts and more.  The Friedens Worship and Arts Ministry is very pleased to sponsor Nicole’s recital.

    , Sunday, 5/15/2016, 6:00 PM, Felker Family


    Ministry Fair -

    Please plan on attending the Ministry Fair after the 8:30 and 10:30 am services on Sunday, May 22.   Learn more about what ministries we have here at Friedens, and you may even find a council group, a social group or another type of ministry you would like to join!

    Anyone who signs up for a new ministry will be eligible for a "thank you" gift card drawing. Refreshments will be available too. Joining a new ministry is always a great way to get more involved and meet new people!

    , Sunday, 5/22/2016, 9:30 AM, Membership Ministry Team


    Friedens Office CLOSED, Wednesday, 5/25/2016, 11:00 AM, Mari Prior

    What is Your God Moment -

      In the May 1 sermon Pastor Marc gave an assignment of being led to someone to help them during the coming week. I know that the people of our congregation are helpful to many people every week and I hope that I am as well. In the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper I made the commitment to be awake to calls for human connection. A few days later I thought I might get a little walking in at the mall. As I walked around the mall I saw a man that was peculiarly dressed and found myself ready to avoid him. The man called to me in passing. I was ready to pass by when I felt a stirring (my God-given conscience). I remembered that a friend had recently “walked a mile” with a stranger in need. I remembered the example of my friend and turned to him as he asked for directions to a store. I pointed him in the direction of a directory and he walked off. As he approached the directory, I got another message- not quite done, Pam. So I followed him to the directory and asked him if he had found the store. We looked together for the listing and then entered into a conversation. The man told me a little about his situation and then turned to go. Again, another urging, and I prayed for him. I felt such a Presence in this connection and although it wasn’t a big deal I can’t wait for the next connection.

    You are invited to share your story of a God-moment.  Sharing our stories of God working in our lives encourages more and more of us to share Christ's love in our everyday lives.  Please email your story to Pastor Marc at pastormarc@FriedensUCC.org

    , Sunday, 5/29/2016, 8:00 AM, Pastor Marc


    Upcoming Events

    • 05/06/2016
      • Friedens Friends
      • Women`s AA meeting
    • 05/07/2016
      • Rehearsal
      • AA meeting
    • 05/08/2016
      • Bread for the World Offering of Letters
      • Liturgical Service
      • Adult Sunday School Class
      • Flowers honoring women of our church
      • Revive Youth Ministry
      • Unified Service
    • 05/09/2016
      • Piano Lessons
      • OA Meeting
      • Yoga
      • Boy Scout Troop 183
    • 05/10/2016
      • Kindermusik Cuddle & Bounce
      • Kindermusik Wiggle & Grow
      • Rehearsal
      • Kindermusik
      • Ministry Team Meetings
      • Council Meeting