October 2019

Oct 18

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Oct 19

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, October 19

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

Share the Love with Kids and Families!

Faith Community will be hosting Zoofari Fall Family Fest -- an outreach event for families -- on Saturday, October 19, from 10 am-12 pm. Kids of all ages will be on the prowl, spotting wild animals and finding fun games and gadgets along the way. At each station, they’ll stampede into valuable experiences and discover that God is WILD about them! Register now at vbspro.events/p/faithzoofari.

#sharingthelove volunteers are needed to make this a great outreach event. If interested in serving, please sign up at vbspro.events/p/faithzoofari or contact Lara at

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Oct 19

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Zoofari Fall Family Fest

Saturday, October 19

Zoofari Fall Family Fest

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

Time: 10am – Noon

At Zoofari Fall Family Fest, kids of all ages are on the prowl, spotting wild animals and finding fun games and gadgets along the way. At each station, they'll charge into valuable experiences and discover that God is WILD about them!

If you experienced the ROAR of this summer’s VBS and you are ready to ROAR some more register now at vbspro.events/p/faithzoofari.

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Oct 20

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 20

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 20

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Oct 21

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BSL Meeting

Third Monday, from 02/18/2019 to 11/18/2019, 7pm - 9pm

BSL Meeting

The BSL meeting is in room 202.

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Oct 21

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 21

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Bishop's Fall Tour

Monday, October 21

Bishop's Fall Tour

Time: 7pm – 9pm

Bishop's Fall Tour at John Wesley UMC

“You might be a Wesleyan Christian if...”

Join Bishop Palmer for an evening of teaching, reflection and conversation.

Click here to register.

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Oct 22

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 22

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Oct 22

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Oct 23

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Oct 23

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Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

Every Wednesday, from 09/11/2019 to 11/06/2019, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

This Fall we will be hosting the very reputable Financial Peace University. This nine-week series will begin on September 11, at 6:30 pm. Financial Peace University includes nine video classes featuring Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze, and Chris Hogan. Follow along in your workbook as they teach you lessons such as how to build a starter emergency fund, how to budget, and how to pay off all debt. You'll receive the tools you need to succeed with money. Discounted pricing is available to the first 12 families who sign up. Questions? Contact Michael Scarpa at .

To register, please visit the Financial Peace University Website.

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Oct 23

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Essentials: Know What We Believe

Every Wednesday, from 10/02/2019 to 10/30/2019, 6:30pm - 8pm

Essentials: Know What We Believe

Leader: Tim Waugh

Learn more about what we believe and why! Join Pastor Tim on Wednesday evenings, October 2 - 30, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Community Room for a new 5-week fall study on the fundamentals of our faith. Topics include: The Bible, God, Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ’s Death, and People & Sin. Registration for the class and child care and course materials will be available on Sundays in the main lobby. You may also call the church office.  

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Oct 25

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Youth at Niederman Farms

Friday, October 25

Youth at Niederman Farms

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Time: 6pm – 8:30pm

Youth are invited to come enjoy an evening of fun fall activities at Niederman Farm. Plus, when it gets dark we will have our own fire pit to sit around together. Invite a friend and join us!

  • 6:00 pm - Drop off at the farm 
  • $12 for corn maze, jumping thing, hayride and bonfire, plus we will provide stuff for s'mores
  • Fall foods available for purchase
  • 8:30 pm - Pick up at the farm
  • Skip the admission lines and purchase your advance tickets at: https://niedermanfamilyfarm.com/admission-tickets

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Oct 26

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Dinner for 8

Saturday, October 26

Dinner for 8

Time: 6pm – 8pm

"Dinner for 8" is back!  This group offers a fun way to form new relationships with our church family and provide support in our faith journeys. Eight people (couples or singles) meet for dinner either in someone’s home or at a restaurant. The dates are October 26, November 22 and January 18. As an added plus, we will offer childcare at the church!  To get a seat at the table, go to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044EA4AF2CA57-dinner. Questions? Contact Sandra and Charlie Weckman at   or 513-383-8593.

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Oct 27

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 27

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 27

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Oct 27

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Oct 28

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Oct 28

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 29

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 29

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Oct 29

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Oct 29

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Oct 30

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Oct 30

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Oct 30

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Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

Every Wednesday, from 09/11/2019 to 11/06/2019, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

This Fall we will be hosting the very reputable Financial Peace University. This nine-week series will begin on September 11, at 6:30 pm. Financial Peace University includes nine video classes featuring Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze, and Chris Hogan. Follow along in your workbook as they teach you lessons such as how to build a starter emergency fund, how to budget, and how to pay off all debt. You'll receive the tools you need to succeed with money. Discounted pricing is available to the first 12 families who sign up. Questions? Contact Michael Scarpa at .

To register, please visit the Financial Peace University Website.

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Oct 30

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Essentials: Know What We Believe

Every Wednesday, from 10/02/2019 to 10/30/2019, 6:30pm - 8pm

Essentials: Know What We Believe

Leader: Tim Waugh

Learn more about what we believe and why! Join Pastor Tim on Wednesday evenings, October 2 - 30, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm in the Community Room for a new 5-week fall study on the fundamentals of our faith. Topics include: The Bible, God, Jesus Christ, Jesus Christ’s Death, and People & Sin. Registration for the class and child care and course materials will be available on Sundays in the main lobby. You may also call the church office.  

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Oct 31

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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October 2019

November 2019

Nov 1

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Nov 1

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Nov 2

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, October 27, 2019, 6pm - Sunday, November 03, 2019, 7am

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Nov 3

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Nov 3

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Nov 3

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Nov 3

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A Service of Remembrance

Sunday, November 3

A Service of Remembrance

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Time: 5pm – 6pm

The holiday season brings special memories and tender moments of sadness after the loss of a loved one. To help  you cope, we are having a Service of Remembrance on Sunday, November 3, at 5:00 pm in the Sanctuary. This "Hope for the Holidays" worship service will promote healing and grief education, as it provides bereavement care and helpful information to begin to put the pieces back together during a difficult season. It is a special time to pause and remember those who are absent from our holiday celebration, whether their loss was recent or long ago. Family and friends are welcome. Please bring a picture of your loved one(s) for the altar. For more information contact Ann Copeland at 513-257-1725 or  

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Nov 3

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Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Sunday, November 3

Providing a Hand Up to Local Families

Leader: Lara Williams |

Time: 6pm – 7am

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Faith Community plays an integral part in helping families who are transitionally homeless.  During the week of October 27-November 3, we will open our doors and hearts to provide dinner, fellowship and a loving place for these families to stay while they get back on their feet.  The Family Promise program provides the needed tools and skills to help the families improve their situations. Servant volunteers are vital to this ministry, and new volunteers are needed to keep this ministry here at Faith. Hands are needed to help set up and tear down, and friendly faces are needed to spend time with the families in the evenings.  If you would like to learn more about how you can get involved, please contact .

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Nov 4

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Nov 4

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Nov 5

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Nov 5

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Nov 5

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Nov 5

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Nov 6

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Nov 6

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Dementia Webinar ~ Positive Approaches to Care

Wednesday, November 6

Dementia Webinar ~ Positive Approaches to Care

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Time: 6pm – 7:30pm

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

On Wednesday, November 6, in the Sanctuary from 6 - 7:30 pm, we will be offering a very important webinar, called “Dementia ~ Postitive Approaches to Care." This free webinar will provide knowledge, skills and attitudes that will greatly improve daily outcomes of dementia care -- ideal for family members of those living with dementia, or anyone wishing to gain awareness about dementia.

The presenter is Teepa Snow, one of the world’s leading advocates and educators for anyone living with dementia. Teepa is an occupational therapist with 40 years of rich and varied clinical and academic experience. She presents with extraordinary expertise and humor to audiences large and small throughout the world. Her company, Positive Approach® to Care, provides on-line and in-person services, training, and products to professionals, family members, and people living with brain changes internationally. After the presentation, there will be time for Q & A with Teepa.

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Nov 6

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Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

Every Wednesday, from 09/11/2019 to 11/06/2019, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University

This Fall we will be hosting the very reputable Financial Peace University. This nine-week series will begin on September 11, at 6:30 pm. Financial Peace University includes nine video classes featuring Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze, and Chris Hogan. Follow along in your workbook as they teach you lessons such as how to build a starter emergency fund, how to budget, and how to pay off all debt. You'll receive the tools you need to succeed with money. Discounted pricing is available to the first 12 families who sign up. Questions? Contact Michael Scarpa at .

To register, please visit the Financial Peace University Website.

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Nov 6

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

Wednesday, November 6

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Time: 7pm – 8:30pm

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Nov 8

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Salute to Veterans Celebration

Friday, November 8

Salute to Veterans Celebration

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Join us in honoring our veterans at our Salute to Veterans event on Friday, November 8. The night will begin with a 6:30 pm free spaghetti dinner served by Boy Scout Troop 990, followed by the Veterans Day program at 7:00 pm. Mark your calendars now to join us. And please submit any photos you have of veterans to Tara Yunker in the Church Office for inclusion in our slideshow.

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Nov 10

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Nov 10

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Nov 10

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Nov 10

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Nov 11

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Nov 12

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Nov 12

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Nov 12

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Nov 13

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Nov 13

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"Contributing Smartly" Presentation Offered Again

Wednesday, November 13

"Contributing Smartly" Presentation Offered Again

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Come hear Frank Gottschall, CPA and owner of Gottschall Consulting Group, present an encore performance of “Contributing Smartly” on Wednesday, November 13, in the CLC at 6:30 pm for an hour discussion. Learn about smart ways to save on your income taxes while still financially supporting Faith Community United Methodist Church.

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Nov 15

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Nov 17

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Bible Ceremony

Sunday, November 17

Bible Ceremony

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

Time: 9:30am – Noon

Faith Community UMC: 8230 Cox Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

It is our goal that all children grades three and up carry a Bible to church. These children will be gifted their "Hands On Bible" by the church in a ceremony at all four services on Sunday, November 17. If your child is in third grade, or older and did not receive their Bible last year, please contact so we can have a Bible reserved for your child on October 21.

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Nov 17

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Nov 17

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Nov 17

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Nov 18

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BSL Meeting

Third Monday, from 02/18/2019 to 11/18/2019, 7pm - 9pm

BSL Meeting

The BSL meeting is in room 202.

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Nov 18

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Nov 19

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Nov 19

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Nov 19

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Nov 20

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Nov 22

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Dinner for 8

Friday, November 22

Dinner for 8

Time: 6pm – 8pm

"Dinner for 8" is back!  This group offers a fun way to form new relationships with our church family and provide support in our faith journeys. Eight people (couples or singles) meet for dinner either in someone’s home or at a restaurant. The dates are October 26, November 22 and January 18. As an added plus, we will offer childcare at the church!  To get a seat at the table, go to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044EA4AF2CA57-dinner. Questions? Contact Sandra and Charlie Weckman at   or 513-383-8593.

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Nov 24

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Nov 24

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Nov 24

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Nov 25

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Nov 26

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Nov 26

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Nov 26

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Nov 27

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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November 2019

December 2019

Dec 1

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Dec 1

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Dec 1

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Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Every Sunday, from 09/22/2019 to 12/01/2019, 5pm - 6pm

Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsal

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

All Aboard the Christmas Express! ~ Weekly rehearsal in the Music Room from 5:00-6:00 pm for our Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express.

Note: The musical will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Dec 2

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Dec 2

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Dec 3

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Dec 3

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Dec 3

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Dec 3

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Dec 4

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Tai Chi Class

Every Wednesday, from 10/23/2019 to 12/04/2019, 2pm - 3pm

Tai Chi Class

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Cost: $5.00

Tai Chi was developed over 3000 years ago as a comprehensive system for well-being on all levels: physical, mental and spiritual. It uses breathing, exercise and meditation to improve health and balance. Tai Chi exercises combine balance, coordination and breathing with harmonious soft, slow flowing movements that renew and invigorate the body, mind and spirit.  Tai Chi has been shown to: 

• Increase flexibility, muscle strength, tone and balance
• Increase energy
• Improve cardio/respiratory health
• Reduce back/neck pain
• Improve sleep
• Decrease anxiety
• Reduce stress.

Every Wednesday, beginning October 16, at 2:00 pm we will have a Tai Chi class in the CLC. Cost is $5. This class is for those who are beginners as well as those who have practiced Tai Chi for many years. Tai Chi can also be done sitting in a chair.  Please dress comfortably. The class will be led by Dr. Larry Bobbert, who has 50 years' experience in helping people improve their health by performing Tai Chi.

Any questions please contact Ann at (513)257-1725 or   

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Dec 4

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

Wednesday, December 4

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Time: 7pm – 8:30pm

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Dec 6

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Dec 8

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Children's Christmas Musical

Sunday, December 8

Children's Christmas Musical

Leader: Kelly Waugh | | 513-777-9533 ext. 107

Time: 9:30am – 10:30am

The Children’s Christmas Musical: The Christmas Express will be presented to the public in our 9:30 am Contemporary worship space on Sunday, December 8. 

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Dec 8

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Dec 8

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Dec 8

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Dec 9

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Dec 10

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Dec 10

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Dec 10

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Dec 15

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Christmas Cantata

Sunday, December 15

Christmas Cantata

Time: 9:30am – Noon

Faith Community's advent choir and instrumental ensemble will present our Christmas cantata on Sunday, December 15 at 9:30 and 11:00 in the Sanctuary.

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Dec 15

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Dec 15

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Dec 16

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Dec 17

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Dec 17

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Dec 17

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Dec 20

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Dec 21

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, December 21

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

It's easy and fun! Meet at the church and then we will head out into the community to share acts of kindness. Serving opportunities for all ages will be provided with different time slots during the day. If you cannot join us that day, we will have a flier available with suggested activities so you can still participate whenever it's convenient for you. Note: Please check back closer to the event for a downloadable file with the list of activities.

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Dec 22

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Dec 22

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Dec 23

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Dec 24

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Dec 24

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Dec 24

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Dec 29

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Dec 29

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Dec 30

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Dec 31

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Dec 31

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Dec 31

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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December 2019

January 2020

Jan 1

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

Wednesday, January 1

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Time: 7pm – 8:30pm

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Jan 3

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Jan 5

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jan 5

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jan 6

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Jan 6

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jan 7

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Jan 7

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jan 7

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jan 7

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jan 12

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jan 12

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Jan 12

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jan 13

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jan 14

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jan 14

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jan 14

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jan 17

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Jan 18

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Dinner for 8

Saturday, January 18

Dinner for 8

Time: 6pm – 8pm

"Dinner for 8" is back!  This group offers a fun way to form new relationships with our church family and provide support in our faith journeys. Eight people (couples or singles) meet for dinner either in someone’s home or at a restaurant. The dates are October 26, November 22 and January 18. As an added plus, we will offer childcare at the church!  To get a seat at the table, go to https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044EA4AF2CA57-dinner. Questions? Contact Sandra and Charlie Weckman at   or 513-383-8593.

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Jan 19

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jan 19

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jan 20

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jan 21

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 21

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jan 21

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jan 21

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jan 22

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 23

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 24

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 25

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 26

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 26

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jan 26

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jan 27

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 27

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jan 28

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 28

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jan 28

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jan 28

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jan 29

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - Thursday, January 30, 2020

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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Jan 30

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Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Thursday, January 30

Holy Land Trip with Pastor Julie

Leader: Julie Alsip | | 513-777-9533 ext. 109

I had such an amazing trip to the Holy Land, I am going back! I invite you to join me as I host a trip next year. We will take in the sights of Jerusalem, experience the tranquility of the Sea of Galilee, and the birthplace of Jesus in Bethlehem. We will walk where Jesus walked, and experience the land we read about through the pages of scripture. Travel dates are January 21-30, 2020.

For costs and a complete, detailed itinerary, visit my webpage at Educational Opportunities Tours.

This trip is open to anyone, so feel free to invite friends even if they do not attend Faith Community.  I will have an informational meeting this Sunday, March 17, in the Parlor at 12:15 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there!

 In His grip,

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January 2020

February 2020

Feb 2

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Feb 2

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Feb 3

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Feb 3

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Feb 4

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Feb 4

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Feb 4

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Feb 4

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Feb 5

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

Wednesday, February 5

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Time: 7pm – 8:30pm

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Feb 7

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Feb 9

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Feb 9

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Feb 9

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Feb 10

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Feb 11

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Feb 11

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Feb 11

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Feb 16

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Feb 16

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Feb 17

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Feb 18

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Feb 18

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Feb 18

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Feb 21

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Feb 22

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, February 22

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

It's easy and fun! Meet at the church and then we will head out into the community to share acts of kindness. Serving opportunities for all ages will be provided with different time slots during the day. If you cannot join us that day, we will have a flier available with suggested activities so you can still participate whenever it's convenient for you. Note: Please check back closer to the event for a downloadable file with the list of activities.

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Feb 23

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Feb 23

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Feb 24

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Feb 25

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Feb 25

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Feb 25

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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February 2020

March 2020

Mar 1

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Mar 1

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Mar 2

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Mar 2

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Mar 3

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Mar 3

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Mar 3

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Mar 3

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Mar 4

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

First Wednesday, from 03/04/2020 to 05/06/2020, 7pm - 8:30pm

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Mar 6

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Mar 8

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Mar 8

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Mar 8

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Mar 9

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Mar 10

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Mar 10

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Mar 10

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Mar 15

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Mar 15

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Mar 16

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Mar 17

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Mar 17

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Mar 17

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Mar 20

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Mar 22

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Mar 22

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Mar 23

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Mar 24

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Mar 24

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Mar 24

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Mar 29

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Mar 29

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Mar 30

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Mar 31

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Mar 31

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Mar 31

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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March 2020

April 2020

Apr 1

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

First Wednesday, from 03/04/2020 to 05/06/2020, 7pm - 8:30pm

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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Apr 3

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Apr 5

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Apr 5

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Apr 6

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Apr 6

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Apr 7

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Apr 7

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Apr 7

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Apr 7

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Apr 12

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Apr 12

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Apr 12

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Apr 13

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Apr 14

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Apr 14

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Apr 14

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Apr 17

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Apr 18

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, April 18

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

It's easy and fun! Meet at the church and then we will head out into the community to share acts of kindness. Serving opportunities for all ages will be provided with different time slots during the day. If you cannot join us that day, we will have a flier available with suggested activities so you can still participate whenever it's convenient for you. Note: Please check back closer to the event for a downloadable file with the list of activities.

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Apr 19

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Apr 19

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Apr 20

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Apr 21

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Apr 21

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Apr 21

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Apr 26

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Apr 26

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Apr 27

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Apr 28

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Apr 28

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Apr 28

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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April 2020

May 2020

May 1

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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May 3

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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May 3

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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May 4

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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May 4

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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May 5

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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May 5

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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May 5

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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May 5

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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May 6

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Knitters and Crocheters Group

First Wednesday, from 03/04/2020 to 05/06/2020, 7pm - 8:30pm

Knitters and Crocheters Group

Faith Community has a wonderful ministry of knitters and crocheters who use their talents to create beautiful baby hats and blankets, which are given to area hospitals by the "4 the Babies" ministry. They also provide blankets for each Faith baptism, and prayer shawls for the Faith Care Ministry. The group gathers in the Parlor on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 pm.  We would love to see you there! For more information, please contact Sharon Wright ( ) or Carolyn Godston ( ). 

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May 10

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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May 10

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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May 10

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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May 11

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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May 12

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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May 12

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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May 12

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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May 15

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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May 17

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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May 17

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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May 18

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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May 19

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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May 19

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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May 19

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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May 24

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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May 24

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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May 25

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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May 26

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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May 26

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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May 26

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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May 31

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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May 31

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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May 2020

June 2020

Jun 1

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Jun 1

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jun 2

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Jun 2

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jun 2

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jun 2

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jun 5

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Jun 7

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jun 7

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jun 8

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jun 9

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jun 9

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jun 9

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jun 14

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jun 14

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Jun 14

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jun 15

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jun 16

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

Share Add to Calendar

Jun 16

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jun 16

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jun 19

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Jun 20

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, June 20

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

It's easy and fun! Meet at the church and then we will head out into the community to share acts of kindness. Serving opportunities for all ages will be provided with different time slots during the day. If you cannot join us that day, we will have a flier available with suggested activities so you can still participate whenever it's convenient for you. Note: Please check back closer to the event for a downloadable file with the list of activities.

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Jun 21

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jun 21

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jun 22

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jun 23

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jun 23

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jun 23

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jun 28

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jun 28

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jun 29

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jun 30

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jun 30

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jun 30

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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June 2020

July 2020

Jul 3

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Jul 5

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jul 5

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jul 6

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Jul 6

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jul 7

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Jul 7

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jul 7

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jul 7

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jul 12

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jul 12

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Jul 12

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jul 13

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jul 14

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jul 14

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jul 14

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jul 17

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Jul 19

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jul 19

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jul 20

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jul 21

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jul 21

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jul 21

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Jul 26

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Jul 26

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Jul 27

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Jul 28

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Jul 28

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Jul 28

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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July 2020

August 2020

Aug 2

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Aug 2

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Aug 3

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Aug 3

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Aug 4

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Aug 4

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Aug 4

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Aug 4

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Aug 7

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Aug 9

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Aug 9

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Aug 9

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Aug 10

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Aug 11

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Aug 11

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Aug 11

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Aug 15

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#sharingthelove

Saturday, August 15

#sharingthelove

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Time: 10am – Noon

Small things done with great love can make a difference to one person and to a community. Join us in our church-wide movement #sharingthelove on the third Saturday of every EVEN month: February, April, June, August, October and December.

It's easy and fun! Meet at the church and then we will head out into the community to share acts of kindness. Serving opportunities for all ages will be provided with different time slots during the day. If you cannot join us that day, we will have a flier available with suggested activities so you can still participate whenever it's convenient for you. Note: Please check back closer to the event for a downloadable file with the list of activities.

Remember to tag your photos* on social media with #sharingthelove. Together we can make a difference in the community!

*See our list of practical tips for sharing the love and taking photos

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Aug 16

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Aug 16

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Aug 17

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Aug 18

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Aug 18

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Aug 18

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Aug 21

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Aug 23

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Aug 23

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Aug 24

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Aug 25

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Aug 25

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Aug 25

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Aug 30

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Aug 30

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Aug 31

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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August 2020

September 2020

Sep 1

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Sep 1

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Sep 1

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Sep 1

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Sep 4

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Sep 6

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Sep 6

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Sep 7

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Sep 7

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Sep 8

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Sep 8

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Sep 8

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Sep 13

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Sep 13

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Sep 13

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Sep 14

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Sep 15

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Sep 15

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Sep 15

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Sep 18

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Sep 20

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Sep 20

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Sep 21

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Sep 22

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Sep 22

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Sep 22

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Sep 27

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Sep 27

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Sep 28

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Sep 29

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Sep 29

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Sep 29

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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September 2020

October 2020

Oct 2

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Widowers Support Group

First Friday of the month, 9am - 10:30am

Widowers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Coffee Beans and Brew: 7051 Yankee Drive, Middletown, OH US 45044

A men's Widowers Support Group will be held the first Friday of every month, beginning November 1 at 9:00 am, at Coffee Beans and Brew, at 7051 Yankee Drive, in Liberty Township. This group is for those who have lost their spouse, whether recently or long ago. It is open to the community, and will be led by Skip Parker. Please contact Ann at with any questions. 

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Oct 4

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 4

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 5

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Caregivers Support Group

First Monday of the month, 2pm - 3:30pm

Caregivers Support Group

Leader: Ann Copeland |

Are you a caregiver? If you help care for another adult, whether or not that person lives in your home, in a nursing home, or in their own home, you are a caregiver. You are a caregiver whether you devote as much as 24 hours per day or as little as 5 minutes a week to someone you care for.

Caregiving is stressful. Caregivers are more likely than their non-caregiving peers to be a risk for depression, heart disease, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses. You are particularly at risk for caregiver burnout -- a state of mental and physical exhaustion brought on by the physical, emotional and financial stresses of providing ongoing care, usually over a long period of time. Caregiver burnout is the most cited reason for caregivers placing a loved one in a nursing home.

Caregiving for a loved one can leave you frustrated and angry at times. That’s normal -- but you don’t have to go through it alone. Research shows that having support is one of the best, most effective ways of reducing caregiver stress and frustration. A caregiver support group can be a lifeline, providing a place to share feelings, make new friends, get help navigating the health care system, and learn from and lean on others who are walking a similar path.

Please join us for our monthly Caregivers Support Group that meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 2-3:30 pm in the Parlor. 

For questions, please contact Ann Copeland at 513-275-1725, or

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Oct 5

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 6

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Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

First Tuesday of the month, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Service of Worship at Spectrum Retirement Community

Leader: Tim Waugh

Spectrum Retirement Community: 7047 Hamilton Mason Road, West Chester, OH US 45069

Pastor Tim is offering a monthly service of worship at the new Spectrum Retirement Community at 7047 Hamilton Mason Road in West Chester.  This time of worship meets the first Tuesday of every month at 1:30 pm in their Movie Theater. 

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Oct 6

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 6

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Oct 6

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Oct 11

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 11

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Next Connect Gathering

Second Sunday of the month, 10:35am - 10:55am

Next Connect Gathering

Leader: Lynne Martini | | 513-777-9533 ext. 124

We invite you to join us any second Sunday for Next Connect! This is a gathering where we share what we believe at Faith Community, and how we live that out through our worship opportunities, ministries and programs.

Our goal in this brief gathering is to:

  • Share Faith’s Mission and Vision
  • Highlight our main forms of communication for you to engage in the life of the church
  • Discuss ministry opportunities for you to grow in your relationship with God and others.
  • Answer any questions you may have about connecting to our Faith Community family.

Meet us in room #205 (in the hallway across from the Sanctuary double doors). Contact Lynne with any questions -  

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Oct 11

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 12

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 13

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 13

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Oct 13

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Oct 16

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On Our Own Group Meeting

Third Friday of the month, 9:30am - 11:30am

On Our Own Group Meeting

Leader: Duane Davis | | 513-777-9533 ext. 114

If you are a widow, and would like to get together with other ladies who understand, please plan to meet at the Original Pancake House at Union Centre in West Chester on the third Friday of each month. We meet at 9:30 am and have a good time eating and sharing. Questions? Call Joyce Courtney at 777-3346.

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Oct 18

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 18

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 19

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 20

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 20

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

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Oct 20

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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Oct 25

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Youth Sunday School

Every Sunday, 9:30am - 10:30am

Youth Sunday School

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Youth Sunday School meets from 9:30 - 10:30 am in the Youth Room.

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Oct 25

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Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Every , 5pm - 7pm

Youth Group on Sunday Nights

Leader: Jeff Ackenback |

Students who are in grades 7–12 are invited to join us for Youth Group on Sunday nights from 5 - 7 pm. The evening will include dinner, games, music, hanging out with friends, and a message from God's word. Plus, there are small groups with caring and qualified adult leaders where students can connect and grow deeper in their faith. Bring a friend and join us for the fun! 

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Oct 26

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Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Every Monday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Boy Scout Meeting (Troop 990)

Boy Scout Troop 990 - Weekly Meeting

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Oct 27

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Stepping Forward

Every Tuesday, 6pm - 8pm

Stepping Forward

Leader: Tara Yunker | | 513-777-9533 ext. 121

Stepping Forward is held weekly on Tuesday nights. This program helps equip low-income families with the skills and knowledge they need to move their lives forward. The Stepping Forward program includes:

  • Community Dinner with Praise music and prayer from 6 to 7 pm
  • Children’s Programming from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Referrals to other needed services from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Life Skills Classes for adults from 7 to 8 pm
  • Faith Food Pantry will be open from 6:30 to 8 pm
  • Prayer Room will be open from 6 to 8 pm

Your help is needed to make this program a success!
If you or a local community group that you are part of, may be interested in serving at Stepping Forward, please contact

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Oct 27

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Elevate

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8:30pm

Elevate

All students grades 7-12 are invited to this community event. Weekly we will be partnering with Stepping Forward to CONNECT students to our church and the youth ministry. Elevate will serve two different grade ranges in one time slot. 6, 7 & 8 grades in the Youth Room and 9-12 grade will begin at the GaGa Pit.

Share Add to Calendar

Oct 27

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Single Parenting Care Group

Every Tuesday, 7pm - 8pm

Single Parenting Care Group

Being a parent is one of life’s great blessings, but it can be difficult, draining and sometimes overwhelming. To offer support, hope and strength for single parents, Faith offers a Single Parenting care group every Tuesday from 7 - 8 pm (with optional free dinner from 6-7 pm). The group will address a variety of relevant weekly topics including self-care, boundaries, finances and much more. Come at 6 pm to enjoy dinner with your kid(s) and then drop them off at 7 pm in one of our free childcare, homework help, or youth rooms. Then you can head off to enjoy time with other single parents during the group from 7-8 pm.

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October 2020

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