Heartbeat of Toledo Names …

0052014-15 Board of Trustees

President of the board is Marianne Knitz. A Hillsdale resident, Mrs. Knitz is with Alignment Supplies located in Maumee.
Vice president is Maumee resident Amanda Geletka who is with Brooks Insurance. Secretary is Sylvania resident Elizabeth LaValley who is with LaValley, LaValley, Todak & Schaefer. Treasurer is Holland resident Rich Hoover who is with Libbey Glass. Past President is Grand Rapids resident Cari Jennings who is with Huntington Bank.
New to the board this year are Maumee resident Brady Fineske with TDC Companies; Maumee resident Laura McIntyre with Welles Bowen; and Holland resident Mary Pope with the Toledo Clinic.
Returning board members are Toledo resident Rusty Belcher (Cinemark); Waterville residents Ron Finn & Harvey Popovich MD (Physician Healthcare Consulting); Maumee resident Ann Frahn (Mercy St. Charles); Curtice resident Diana Skaff (Wells Fargo Advisors); Holland residents Nadine Furey (Caring for Kids) and Rev. Dan Zak; Sylvania resident Kate Kelly; and Whitehouse resident Kathy Lieser.
Heartbeat of Toledo is a pregnancy support center that has been in existence since 1971. Its mission is to be the best source of information and support to women facing unplanned pregnancies and to help moms, dads, and babies in need. Heartbeat offers free pregnancy tests and ultrasounds; options counseling; prenatal and parenting classes; and emergency assistance. Parents have the opportunity to earn free baby items for every class they complete. All services are free and confidential.

Heartbeat is located at 4041 W. Sylvania Ave., Suite LL4 in Toledo, across from Franklin Park Mall. It also has a satellite office named Your First Look, which is located at 101 Main St. in East Toledo.

Discover Zac Ryan

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“Life Changes Everything”

Date: Oct 3
Time: 8PM (approx 75 minutes long)
Cost: Free will offering
Location: 3510 Schneider Road Toledo, OH
$1 Kids movie will also be played in our fellowship hall. 

“Bigs” vs. “Littles” Toledo, Ohio Emmanuel Christian School

Soccer-Ball-into-GoalpostToledo, Ohio Emmanuel Christian School announces their “Bigs” vs. “Littles” soccer match scheduled to kick off at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 2, 2014. Continue reading »


Picture1Ex 33:18 And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory. 19 And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I will shew mercy. Continue reading »

Make this world a better place!

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Welcome to another beautiful day in the neighborhood. And it’s beautiful because you’re my neighbor and you’re part of it.

Making the World A Better Place
Do you believe you can make the world a better place for everyone? Would you like to be able to? I believe it is possible. I believe it is easy to do. Continue reading »

German Pork Dinner

church_dinner_1Zion Lutheran Church LCMC 8307 Memorial Hwy. Ottawa Lake, Mich. is having a German Pork Dinner on Saturday October 4, 2014 from 4:30 pm -7:00 pm. All are welcome to come and enjoy a great meal and some great fellowship. Price is $8.50 for adults and $3.50 for children 12 yrs. old and under. Dinner includes Pork Loin, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Sauer Kraut, Vegetable, Roll, Beverage, and Home Made Pies. For more information call 419-699-2500

Advanced Care Planning

Christ the King LutheranWhat Your Family Needs to Know at the End of Life
DATE: Sunday, September 21st

TIME:  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

LOCATION: Christ the King parish center meeting room  (4100 Harvest Lane, Toledo, OH 43623)

~ Understanding Catholic Ethics and Medical Treatment

~ Living Will and Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions

~ When Treatment Becomes a Burden

~ Options for Organ Donation

Receive a FREE Diocesan Legacy Kit for all your important documents
Personal Funeral Planning
Create a Personalized Vigil Service, Funeral Mass, and Final Requests

Fr. Bill Rose, Pastor – Complete Guidelines for Liturgical Plans, Scripture, Songs
Ansburg West Funeral Directors – Navigating Our Final Choices, Writing the Obituary & Eulogy

Catholic Cemeteries – Understanding Catholic Burial Options

Choir Seeking Good Singers

Clarence SmithcsccDo you like to sing?
Is there a performer hidden within you?
If you can answer “yes” to any of these questions, then, The Clarence Smith Community Chorus (CSCC) is for you! The chorus is presently looking for those persons who wish to further develop their musical interests and skills. The CSCC is a team of individuals who enjoy performing while challenging and strengthening their musical and artistic gifts.
The chorus specializes in the performance of Negro spirituals and is dedicated to its preservation as well as the performance of musical styles including classical, jazz, and Broadway. Its membership is diverse and comes from all walks of life. The CSCC is unified by their mutual love of great music and bringing it to life by way of stirring performances. Do something special for yourself and your community. Join today!

For interviews and further information, please contact Clarence Smith, (419) 534-2299 or visit us online at www.cscchorus.com. You may write to us at: Engagements@cscchorus.com

Zion Lutheran Rally Day

rally-day-2010_356x310Zion Lutheran Church 8307 Memorial Hwy. Ottawa Lake, Michigan is having a Rally Day celebration on (September 7, 2014) between 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm. All are welcome to come for fellowship and enjoy Chicken and Pulled Pork with sides. There will be pony rides, and games for the kids and Horse shoes for the guys. Donations are appreciated. For more details contact Pastor Ron Winslow

Fundraiser for Pastor Tim Eis

fundraiserI am contacting you to request your help in getting out the news for a fundraiser. I hope you can help!  This fundraiser is for Pastor Tim Eis at First Baptist Church of Oregon, OH.  It is to help him with medical expenses that he has incurred.

The First Baptist Fundraiser for Pastor Tim Eis will be Thursday, Sept. 11 from 10:00am to 8:00pm at the Bob Evans Farm Restaurant at 2849 Navarre Ave. Oregon, OH. Dine to make a Difference!  15% of the cost of the meal will be donated to Pastor Tim Eis when a flyer is presented at the checkout!  Need a flyer?  Call 419 693 4827.