Download Your Weekly Beatitude

Bring this powerful teaching of Jesus into your week, every day. Every week for eight weeks, we’ll be releasing a new home screen/wallpaper for your phone! This is a great way to help you memorize the Beatitudes as Pastor Scott has challenged us, or as a prompt to pray each day.

WardStudents Fall Retreat 2019

Online registration is now open for the WardStudents Fall Retreat, November 15-17 at Faholo Camp. Students in grades 6-12 and their friends can expect a weekend of fun, challenging talks, great music and opportunities to make new friends and grow deeper friendships with others.

Love & Respect Marriage Conference

Two key ingredients to a successful marriage: Love and Respect. Find out the secret hidden in plain sight for over 2,000 years at the upcoming conference right here at Ward Church!

Financial Peace University

This life-changing, 9-week class taught by Dave Ramsey and team via video will show you how to eliminate debt, save for the future, and give like never before. You will be challenged and motivated to make a plan for your money and change your family tree forever.

Response to Hurricane Dorian

In response to devastation wrought on the northern Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian and in anticipation of potential further effects of the storm, the EPC is seeking donations to its Emergency Relief Fund.

Sing! An Irish Christmas

This year’s Christmas concert on December 7 will feature preeminent modern hymn writers Keith & Kristyn Getty. The concert is built around the Getty’s original Christmas music as well as their love for historic carols and congregational singing. This is a ticketed event and we anticipate a sold-out concert.

Short-Term Missions Yucatan Trip

Seeking adults to join us for a week long trip with longtime ministry partners of Ward in the Yucatan Peninsula, southeastern Mexico from February 29-March 6, 2020. We will be helping construct a kitchen and spending time in prayer for the church’s ministry.

Dad/Daughter One-Day Canoe Trip

Saturday, September 28. Ideal for fathers and daughters of all ages! We’ll start by meeting at Heavner Canoe and Kayak Rental in Milford at 10:30 a.m. for cider and donuts. Afterward, we’ll launch canoes and paddle up to the Proud Lake dam and return by 1:00 p.m. for a picnic lunch back at Heavner.

Pioneer Girls

Pioneer Girls Club is a Christ-centered and Bible-based club program for girls in grades 1-7, meeting on Tuesday evenings from 7:00-8:30 during the school year. Begins Tuesday, September 10, 2019.

Volunteer Spotlight: Connection Center

Josh Shunk has been a volunteer in guest services and will be overseeing the welcome area of the new connection center currently under construction.

BLESS isn’t over… Join a BLESS Gathering!

Beginning on September 15, we will be hosting a BLESS gathering in the Conference Center at 11:00 a.m. on the 3rd Sunday of each month. Many within the congregation have expressed a desire to gather for encouragement, the sharing of stories, prayer, and discussion of BLESS  resources. There will also be a Men’s BLESS Gathering on the 4th Monday of each month.

10/90 Tithe Challenge

Join us is taking the challenge! Tithing – giving 10% of our income back to God – is understanding that everything we have is a gift from God, and trusting God when He asks us to live on 90%.

Fall Kickoff 2019

We’re kicking-off a return to the regular rhythms of life with food trucks and festivities for the whole family (beginning at 11 a.m.) Together, we’ll begin our deep-dive into the greatest sermon ever given and look ahead to a vibrant, new program year! Bring your family, friends and neighbors for free inflatables, games and snacks. Enjoy a fantastic lunch for purchase from our two food truck vendors including Mediterranean tacos and Detroit BBQ.

Single and Parenting Workshop

It’s tough being a single parent. Sometimes you want to give up. Sometimes it’s all you can do to survive from one day to the next. You deeply desire to do what’s best for your kids, but you worry that you can’t. Single & Parenting groups address these concerns. You’ll discover how to deal with your deep-down worries and your day-to-day struggles.

New Ward DNA Course Begins in September

Take your Next Step and learn God’s Story, Your Story, and the World’s Story

Christianity Explored Class

Christianity Explored is a relaxed and informal way to find out more about the life of the person at the heart of the Christian faith – Jesus Christ, and gives people space and time to think about the big questions of life. This class is on Sunday mornings for seven weeks, September 15 – October 27.

Money Lessons for Elementary Kids + Parents

Thrivent Financial presents lessons on money management for Elementary (kindergarten through Grade 5) kids and their parents. This free seminar will be held August 28 at 6:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. in Chapel Suite 1.

Daniel Plan Class

This popular 8-week class uses Pastor Rick Warren’s book and is centered on five essentials that will launch your journey to health: faith, food, fitness, focus, and friends. This practical lifestyle program is designed to help you achieve health in every area of your life.

Money Lessons for the Whole Family

On Sundays, August 18 and 25, Pastor Scott will breakdown biblical principles about money that work for all stages of life. These lessons, if learned early enough, will save much future heartache and pain. Bring your kids (kindergarten and older) with you into worship. We have planned the morning for all ages. Modern and Classic worship venues will meet together in the Sanctuary at 9:30 and 11:00 a.m.