November 27, 2014
13th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade
Breakfast and Benefit
Doors open at 8:00 am
For the past 12 Years ETS has provided a prime location for you and your family to view the parade and participate in the festivities.
Benefits of the Breakfast
· All you can eat breakfast buffet
· Pancake Bar with toppings
· All you can drink coffee, cocoa and tea
· Reserved parking included
· Indoor and outdoor viewing
· Warm up if it’s cold outside
· Bring your chair and blanket
· Clean, private restrooms
· View the parade from our 100 foot sidewalk frontage
· Bring an unwrapped toy for COTS
· Face painting
· Christmas Shopping with vendors
· Pictures with Santa (additional fee)
· Live music during breakfast and after the parade
· Door prizes
· 50/50 Raffle
Come, Let us worship together!
Advent Worship Service
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Christ Church Cranbrook, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Please join us for a Pot Luck Reception
Community gathering to Worship and
Therefore the Lord will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel. (Isaiah 7:14)
Fellowship, Song and Gratitude!
Book Reading by Reverend Dan Buttry
The Reverend Dan Butty, author of Blessed Are the Peacemakers, will read from his new book following the ETS Advent Service.
Please RSVP by calling Cathy Maber at (313) 831-5200, ext. 210.
Thursday, December 8th, 7:30 pm
Sacred Space Concert Series - Dr. Willis C. Patterson and the Our Own Thing Chorale
The Ecumenical Theological Seminary proudly presents our Sacred Space Concert Series. Each academic quarter we showcase area artists performing in our historic sanctuary. This Fall we are featuring Dr. Willis C. Patterson and the Our Own Thing Chorale. Come out on Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 5:30 pm to hear the glorious sounds fill the ETS sanctuary.
Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children under 12. Please contact Rev. Dr. Jean Derricotte-Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 313-831-5200, ext. 207 for more information and for group ticket sales.
Sustaining Pastoral Excellence Workshop - Speaking of Money: A Practical Overview of Basic Church Financial Management
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
1:00pm to 5:00pm in the Women's Lounge.
Presenters: Rev. Susan Mozena and Rev. Dr. Peter Henry
The aim of this seminar is to provide the basics on how to read financial statements, how to approach budgeting, how to set up internal financial controls, and how to work with lay leadership concerning these processes. The presenters are The Rev. Susan Mozena and The Rev. Dr. Peter Henry. Rev. Mozena, now a hospital chaplain and also coordinator of Adult Education at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church, is a former hospital and non-profit executive, and Rev. Henry is nearing the end of his first five years as a pastor and head of staff, at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church.
All are welcome.
For ETS students: Please remember that you need to attend at least 6 workshops before graduation, if you started at ETS after September 2009
Registration: Online at
Non ETS students enter: WS-AUDIT student number field
All should enter: course prefix/no. WS 102
ETS Students and all visitors will pay $40 per workshop. Payment can be made online in advance, or at the door.
Women in Leadership Conference: March 21-March 24, 2012