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The Christmas Journey

The Christmas story told like never before...come hear it from those who were there. Walk the fire-lit paths, hear the music, see the live animals, listen to the stories that take you back in time. Come and experience the Christmas Journey! Tours leave every 15 minutes. Free admission. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9897725681. Friday, December 9, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. The Potter's House Family Worship Center 5346 E Deerfield Rd Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

Free Breakfast with Santa

Come and get a picture with Santa and have some yummy pancakes. It is all free!  Children get a little gift from Santa! Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9896592506. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Trinity St. James Lutheran Church 119 E Munger Rd Munger, MI 48747.

Earth's Final Conflict Seminar

The events that have unfolded over the last couple of years has left many confused and hopeless. Come to this seminar to see what the Bible has to say about Earth's Final Conflict and how it will unfold. Event Info Phone #: 734-294-8788. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM. Church Auditorium 3067 W Monroe Road Alma, MI 48801.

Cookie Walk

Ethnic cookies & many other baked goods. Cookies sold at $12 lb. Cash or check please. Event Info Phone #: 810-744-0070. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. St Nicholas Orthodox Church 2143 S Center Rd Burton, MI 48519. For more info visit saintnicholasburton.org.

Live Nativity with Breakfast

We will be having a live nativity with breakfast! This event is for all ages and is free!! Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9894753698. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Floyd Church of God 1015 W. Chippewa River Road Midland, MI 48640.

Live Nativity

Live Nativity is coming to Faith Lutheran in Mt. Pleasant on Saturday, December 10 from 5-7:30pm!  From the comfort of your car, learn about Jesus' birth.  You'll see a live camel and sheep and experience life in Bethlehem 2,000 years ago! Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 989-773-2629. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Faith Lutheran Church 1402 Preston St. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

Vestaburg Community Nativity Walk

Take a walk back in history to discover the true meaning of Christmas! Stroll through Bethlehem and peek in on Mary and Joseph. This 40 minute walk will be a highlight of your Advent season. Join the area Vestaburg churches on the live Nativity Walk this December. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9899441404. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Bible Methodist Church 8227 Pine Grove Rd Vestaburg, MI 48891. For more info visit fb.me.

Encounter Christmas

Join 10K to Flight, a 13 member family band as they sing some classic Christmas songs as well as their own original music. It is going to be a beautiful and powerful night of worship and testimony as we remember when mankind first encountered God incarnate that Christmas night. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. St. Martins Lutheran Church 10995 Canada Rd Birch Run, MI 48415. For more info visit www.10ktoflight.com.

The Christmas Journey

The Christmas story told like never before...come hear it from those who were there. Walk the fire-lit paths, hear the music, see the live animals, listen to the stories that take you back in time. Come and experience the Christmas Journey! Tours leave every 15 minutes. Free admission. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9897725681. Saturday, December 10, 2022, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. The Potter's House Family Worship Center 5346 E Deerfield Rd Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

Vestaburg Community Nativity Walk

Take a walk back in history to discover the true meaning of Christmas! Stroll through Bethlehem and peek in on Mary and Joseph. This 40 minute walk will be a highlight of your Advent season. Join the area Vestaburg churches on the live Nativity Walk this December. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9899441404. Sunday, December 11, 2022, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Bible Methodist Church 8227 Pine Grove Rd Vestaburg, MI 48891. For more info visit fb.me.

NAMI Connections Support Group

The NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 1pm.  It is for people with depression or bipolar or other disorder.  We meet in a safe and confidential environment at St. Thomas Aquinas Church on State Street in Saginaw. Our philosophy is like Josh Wilson sings "It's OK Not to be OK!". Event Info Phone #: 9897800825. Monday, December 12, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. St. Thomas Aquinas Church 5376 State St Saginaw, MI 48603.

CASA Volunteer Information Session

CASA of Gratiot County is a program of Child Advocacy that looks out for the best interests of abused and neglected children as they make their way through the family court system. CASA volunteers are everyday citizens who are empowered to become a voice for abused and/or neglected children in our community. CASA of Gratiot County’s volunteers complete a 40-hour specialized training. If you would like to learn more about this program or attend our next CASA Volunteer Training, please attend our next Information Session! After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYuduGvpz8uEtZNrNmZmIEBuNHr8gR_dS5-. Event Info Phone #: 989-463-1422. Tuesday, December 13, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. online. For more info visit us02web.zoom.us.

Midland Christian Women's Connection Luncheon

Cool Lemon Jazz husband and wife team, Val and Cynthia, will provide holiday music and a sing along.  They have played at Tunes by the Tridge, Dow Gardens Lunchtime Concert Series and many other venues throughout the Great Lakes Bay Region.  Susan Sorensen, of Ada, MI, will share her talk, "The Ultimate Gift"..  Cost is $17.00; Deadline for reservations is Sunday, December 11.  To register, please email Carol at:  cjsweebe@gmail.com. Event Info Phone #: 9894308910. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Midland Country Club 1120 W St Andrews Rd Midland, MI 48640.

Encounter Christmas

Join 10K to Flight, a 13 member family band as they sing some classic Christmas songs as well as their own original music. It is going to be a beautiful and powerful night of worship and testimony as we remember when mankind first encountered God incarnate that Christmas night. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Immanuel Bible Church 5433 N Center Rd Saginaw, MI 48604. For more info visit www.10ktoflight.com.

GriefShare Support Group Seminar

This 13-week support group is designed to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one. Led by Duplain Church of Christ and Community Christian Church the experience includes informative videos and group discussion, along with a workbook for journaling and personal study exercises that reinforce the weekly session topics. Childcare is available. Event Info Phone #: 989-224-6421. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Community Christian Church 400 E. State Street St. Johns, MI 48879. For more info visit www.griefshare.org.

GLORIA - THE CHRISTMAS TOUR w/ POINT OF GRACE & MARK SCHULTZ

Join Family Life Radio for an evening of Christmas music with multi-platinum, Nashville recording artists Point of Grace and special guest Mark Schultz.  General Admission tickets are FREE.  VIP tickets are $25 and include preferred seating, Q&A session and picture with Point of Grace.  Tickets can be secured at Owosso First Church of the Nazarene office (M-Thursday 9:00-4:00 pm) or by calling 989-723-2229. Type of Event: FLR Featured Event. Event Info Phone #: 989-723-2229. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Owosso First Church of the Nazarene 1865 M-52 Owosso, MI 48867. For more info visit owossonazarene.org.

SIDEWALK PROPHETS - GREAT BIG FAMILY CHRISTMAS

Great Big Family Productions presents Sidewalk Prophet's "Great Big Family Christmas!" Join Dove Award winning band Sidewalk Prophet's as they welcome you out from the cold of winter, and into the warmth of the Great Big Family Room. The Great Big Family Christmas is all about making Christmas memories, and most importantly celebrating the birth of Christ. The night features an joy-filled Christmas concert featuring Sidewalk Prophet's original Christmas music, as well as, the hit songs that you know and love. In addition to the music, this night full of surprises, and maybe some surprise gifts too! To cap things off, the tour ends each night by raising funds for a local charity or individual in need and has a goal of giving away over 1 million dollars to those in need within the next 10 years. Bring your friends, bring your family, bring a stranger because this Christmas we're all a part of the Great Big Family, and we're gonna celebrate! Ticket Options: General Admission Your ticket to the show. Early… Type of Event: FLR Featured Event. Event Info Phone #: (517) 783-0811. Thursday, December 15, 2022, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Michigan Theatre of Jackson 124 N Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201. For more info visit gbfchristmas22-jackson.eventbrite.com.

Walk Through Bethlehem: Drive Through Experience

A Timeless Journey | Buckle in your family for a journey to Bethlehem to be counted in the Roman Census. Along the way you will hear holy angels announce the birth of the Messiah, listen as shepherds, a prophet, and wise men talk of signs and wonders, + avoid the taunting of the Roman Soldiers. Your family will experience the birth-story of Jesus, savior of the world, in the most unlikely of places. See, smell, + hear what that night may have been like to be travelers in Bethlehem. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9893863232. Friday, December 16, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. S Clare Ave & Rebak Wy Grant Township, MI 48617. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Walk Through Bethlehem: Drive Through Experience

A Timeless Journey | Buckle in your family for a journey to Bethlehem to be counted in the Roman Census. Along the way you will hear holy angels announce the birth of the Messiah, listen as shepherds, a prophet, and wise men talk of signs and wonders, + avoid the taunting of the Roman Soldiers. Your family will experience the birth-story of Jesus, savior of the world, in the most unlikely of places. See, smell, + hear what that night may have been like to be travelers in Bethlehem. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9893863232. Saturday, December 17, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. S Clare Ave & Rebak Wy Grant Township, MI 48617. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Clean Comedy Christmas with Free Shrugs Improv

It's the most wonderful show of the year... Clean Comedy Christmas with Free Shrugs Improv!  Join us in the Doty Center at Great Lakes Christian College for an incredible evening with fun games and hilarious scenes based on your suggestions.  Doors at 6:00 pm, show at 7:00 pm.  Everyone is welcome at this family friendly event!  AND you'll even have an opportunity to win Christmas presents from the performers! "How is this possible?" you ask. It's simple... 1. Come to the show. Everyone who attends gets one entry into our random drawing. Admission is just $5 at the door. 2. Wear an ugly sweater... or some Christmas "bling..." or anything festive. Everyone who is sporting holiday spirit of some sort gets an ADDITIONAL entry into the drawing. 3. Bring new, unwrapped toys to donate for kids at Youth Haven. Once again this year Free Shrugs Improv is teaming up with Family Life Radio to make a difference in the lives of disadvantaged children right here in Michigan. Anyone who brings a toy to donate gets yet AN… Event Info Phone #: 517-321-4566. Saturday, December 17, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Great Lakes Christian College 6211 W Willow Hwy Lansing, MI 48917. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

All About That Baby - A Sheep-ishly Fun Christmas Musical

A traditional Christmas Nativity musical that takes place in Bethlehem in the two days leading to Jesus' birth. Includes a non-traditional twist featuring talking sheep and cool rap songs with the sheep. Two different worlds coming together to depict the story of the Birth of Christ. Please come out and support this group. We would also like to thank Immanuel Ev Lutheran Church for all townspeople costumes!! Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 989-781-4668. Sunday, December 18, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Shield of Faith Church 10322 Swan Creek Saginaw, MI 48609.

Walk Through Bethlehem: Drive Through Experience

A Timeless Journey | Buckle in your family for a journey to Bethlehem to be counted in the Roman Census. Along the way you will hear holy angels announce the birth of the Messiah, listen as shepherds, a prophet, and wise men talk of signs and wonders, + avoid the taunting of the Roman Soldiers. Your family will experience the birth-story of Jesus, savior of the world, in the most unlikely of places. See, smell, + hear what that night may have been like to be travelers in Bethlehem. Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 9893863232. Sunday, December 18, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. S Clare Ave & Rebak Wy Grant Township, MI 48617. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

All About That Baby - A Sheep-ishly Fun Christmas Musical

A traditional Christmas Nativity musical that takes place in Bethlehem in the two days leading to Jesus' birth. Includes a non-traditional twist featuring talking sheep and cool rap songs with the sheep. Two different worlds coming together to depict the story of the Birth of Christ. Please come out and support this group. We would also like to thank Immanuel Ev Lutheran Church for all townspeople costumes!! Type of Event: Christmas Event. Event Info Phone #: 989-781-4668. Sunday, December 18, 2022, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Shield of Faith Church 10322 Swan Creek Saginaw, MI 48609.

GriefShare Support Group Seminar

This 13-week support group is designed to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one. Led by Duplain Church of Christ and Community Christian Church the experience includes informative videos and group discussion, along with a workbook for journaling and personal study exercises that reinforce the weekly session topics. Childcare is available. Event Info Phone #: 989-224-6421. Thursday, December 22, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Community Christian Church 400 E. State Street St. Johns, MI 48879. For more info visit www.griefshare.org.

Love Your Neighbor Personal Pantry

On the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month, from noon to 2:00, we are accepting donations for our Love Your Neighbor Personal Pantry. Our purpose is to supply seniors and families on limited income with personal care items, paper products, cleaning supplies and anything else that may need that can't be purchased with bridge cards. For more information, call The Valley Church at 989-793-0011. Event Info Phone #: 989-793-0011. Saturday, December 24, 2022, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. The Valley Church 3770 N Center Road Saginaw, MI 48603. For more info visit www.valleychurchsaginaw.org.

Community Christian Singles Social Activity - "New Year's Eve Celebration"

Let's bring in the New Year together. Enjoy food, music, games, and conversation all wrapped up together to bring in 2023! Cost is $5.00. Event Info Phone #: 9892774520. Saturday, December 31, 2022, 8:00 PM – Sunday, January 1, 2023, 12:30 AM. Owosso First Church of the Nazarene 1865 S. M-52, Owosso, MI 48867.

Community Christian Singles Program "Mixed Nuts"

A can of mixed nuts contains a variety of nuts, all with a different flavor which blend together to make each nut taste different than they do if you eat them individually. It is the same with the individuals that make up the church of God. Each of us has a distinct personality and different gifts. We are all a little nutty in our own way, but God has put us together to show the world around us that working together as mixed nuts is better than trying to do God's work alone. Dick Bont, pastor and author, shares on this important topic. Event Info Phone #: 9892774520. Thursday, January 12, 2023, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Caledonia Township Hall 135 N. State Rd. Owosso, MI 48867.

Women’s Retreat - Here Comes the Bride of Christ!

Woman’s Retreat January 21,2023 Chippewa Lake Community Church 9 am - 3 pm * Registration & Continental Breakfast at 8 am tickets $20 ea or 6 tickets for $100. Event Info Phone #: 231-250-9452. Saturday, January 21, 2023. Chippewa Lake Community Church 10490 Lake St. Chippewa Lake, MI 49320. For more info visit faithlife.com.

Women's Conference 2023: White as Snow

Join us on Saturday, January 21, 2023 for a Women's Conference hosted at the St. Lorenz Lutheran Church Worship and Event Center in Frankenmuth, MI, featuring international speaker and author, Sue Heimer. We want you to experience the life-changing power of Christ's atoning work on the cross that you'll carry with you into 2023 - into your homes, workplaces, and communities! Register today for an incredible day filled with worship, two keynote sessions, numerous breakout sessions, and a boxed lunch provided by the Bavarian Inn. Get ready to be impacted by the freeing power of forgiveness! As Isaiah 1:18 tells us "Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be white as snow.". Event Info Phone #: 989-652-6141. Saturday, January 21, 2023, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. St. Lorenz Lutheran Church, Worship and Event Center 1030 W Tuscola St Frankenmuth, MI 48734. For more info visit www.stlorenz.org.

Community Christian Singles Social Activity - "Barber Shop Quartet/Dessert"

Come and listen to uplifting, fun, and toe-tapping barbershop music. The popular group "Old Thyme Harmony" provides the entertainment. We will end the evening with dessert. Cost is $5.00. Park at the back of the church. For more information, contact Mike at 989-721-0508 or mikeenlow13th@gmail.com. Event Info Phone #: 9897210508. Saturday, January 28, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Grace Bible Church 201 Michigan Ave. Owosso, MI 48867.

Us In Mind: How Changing Your Thoughts Can Change Your Marriage

Mid-Michigan Community Family Ministries Presents:  US IN MIND:  HOW CHANGING YOUR THOUGHTS CAN CHANGE YOUR MARRIAGE, About the Event, Research shows happy couples think in ways unhappy couples don’t. What if you could ensure your thoughts were setting you up to love well?  You can! Author, speaker, pastor, and blogger Ted Lowe will help us discover – through Scripture, research, and neuroscience – an ironically simple way of rethinking how we see our marriage.  He will help us to see that the way we think about our spouses and the intent we assign to their behavior is a game-changer for viewing our spouses in a more empathetic way.  And the practical, easy-to-understand steps he offers will equip you to change your marriage by changing your mind, helping you to love well, even when it’s not easy. Join Ted for a night full of humor, personal stories, and Scripture-infused practical application that offers a working plan to rewire your brain and change the way you relate to the people you love.  You can… Event Info Phone #: 989-430-5610. Saturday, February 11, 2023, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Midland Evangelical Free Church 7221 N. Jefferson Ave. Midland, MI 48642. For more info visit mcfamilyministries.org.

John Crist: The Emotional Support Tour

John Crist is one of today’s fast-rising stand-up comedians, with more than one billion video views, over five million fans on social media and sold-out shows from coast to coast making Pollstar’s Top100 Global Tours list in 2019 with over 197,000 tickets sold. Widely known for viral videos like "Honest Football Coach,” “Every Parent at Disney,” “Brands that need to be CANCELLED” plus hundreds more. John Crist has performed all over the world and in 2021 began his multi-city national theater tour called “Fresh Cuts” selling out theaters all over the United States. John has been seen on ESPN, Sports Illustrated, CBS Sports, Barstool Sports, and Buzzfeed just to name a few .In 2022, John released his second special named, “What are We Doing” on YouTube and is set to release his first book “Delete That” in the fall. John also has a weekly podcast called “Net Positive”. When asked where he finds the inspiration to write jokes, Crist says, “I grew up in the deep south, my dad is a pastor, and I was the third of ei… Friday, February 17, 2023, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Temple Theatre 201 N Washington Ave Saginaw, MI, 48607. For more info visit www.etix.com.