Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 24, 2013

Community in Brief 08/24/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Outdoor service

TRAVERSE CITY — The Rev. Katheryn King of Grace Episcopal Church will lead an outdoor service at 5 p.m. today, Aug. 24, at F & M Park, between Railroad Avenue and East State Street.

The service with Eucharist will take place at the park’s gazebo and will be followed by a potluck picnic.

Worshipers should bring chairs and food to share. Everyone is welcome. For details, call 947-2330.

Guest preacher

EMPIRE — The Rev. Dr. John E. Harnish will be the guest preacher Sunday at Empire United Methodist Church, 10050 W. Michigan St.

The service will start at 10:30 a.m. Harnish recently retired as pastor of the Birmingham United Methodist Church, the Detroit Conference’s largest congregation.

He also is former pastor of First United Methodist Church Ann Arbor.

Minister installed

TRAVERSE CITY — Unity of Traverse City will hold the installation of its senior minister on Sunday.

The Rev. Eileen Stulak will be installed as senior minister during the 10:30 a.m. service at the church, 3600 Five Mile Road. She comes to Traverse City from Overland Park, Kan., where she was one of four ministers.

The public is welcome. For details, call 938-9587.