Here you will find information concerning Friendship church and its ministries.
We hope you find your time spent here a blessing. Our church is a warm and loving congregation, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us when you have a question or a need. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.
If you are considering relocating to our area, or you are looking for a new church home, we would be honored to have you worship with us.
When you visit our church, you will find:
Jesus is Wonderful,
Mark Massey, Senior Pastor
The Prayer Ministry is hosting this special national observance. Friendship will be open 10am-3pm and 7-8pm for you to come and pray for whatever God lays upon your heart. The National Prayer Service will also be shown. Call the office if you have questions.
Spring is bursting forth at Friendship! Take a look at what is on the schedule...Better yet, get involved!
NEW Men's Connections Group: Monday mornings, beginning 4/27, 9:30, at the Marriottsville home of Floyd Cagle. Questions? Call the office.
Men's Ministry Hosting Breakfast, Sat., 4/25, 8am. Lots of food, great conversation, and exploration of the Scripture. Coordinators: Damon Boyle, Dan Stinchcomb, Ken Simms. Questions? Call the office.
Father/Daughter Event at local Morning Breeze Farm, Saturday, May 2, 1-4pm...Reservations taken Sundays, 4/19 & 26. For girls age 4-Gr 5.
The Prayer Ministry invites the fellowship and community to jointhem for intercessory prayer. Meet at church each Friday afternoon, 12:00 - 1:00. Pray for our nation, communities, churches, family & friends; wherever God leads you. Questions? Contact the church office.
The Prayer Ministry is coordinating this new outreach event. Meet at the church the first Saturday each month, 10am. Teams will be formed to walk through local communities and school lots. Sign up at the church to participate. Participate as your schedule allows. Questions? Contact Cindy Pressman.
Meeting at Devra Rivera's Sykesville home the 3rd Sunday each month to construct blankets, shawl's, etc. to be prayed over and given to a person experiencing an extended illness, or loss, or hospitalization. Ladies, bring whatever you are working on and fellowship. NEXT MEETING: May 17, 2:30-4:30pm. Bring your favorite project and enjoy the fellowship. Don't have a project but are interested in the ministry and participating in prayer? COME. Questions? Call the church office.
Join the group who visit Angel's Touch Assisted Living, W. Friendship. They will be lifting the spirits and having fellowship with the residents from 2-3 pm on: Sunday, April 26 and May 17. John Kendrick is the leader. Call the office with your questions.
Friday Night Fellowship is a blast; so, on February 6 blast your way through Laser Tag! Then, March 27 students will go to a Toby Mac Concert. Details from Pastor TJ, or on the Student Ministry bulletin board. Also, parents, look for the information and registration documents for this year's "M-FUGE" summer trip, June 22-27.
Here are a couple events for the men at Friendship, and your friends: February 15 Men's Chili / Cornbread Cookoff; March 6-7 Men's Retreat; April 25 & Sept 19 Men's Breakfast @ church; June 20 Kyaking; August Frederick Keys Picnic and Ballgame (TBA); and another CornHole Tournament October 24. Men, there's a place for you in 2015, give the office a call for more information about the Friendship Men's Ministry.
Learning is for everyone! Every 13-weeks, new adult topical studies are introduced, affording people the opportunity to meet new people and explore a topic of interest. Studies are designed so you can join the group at any time during the SPRING Semester. A details brochure is available at the Welcome Desk, or by calling the church office. Here are the SPRING topics:
The Gospel Project: The God Who Sends
Explore the Bible: The Minor Prophets of the Old Testament
Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life
Young Adults (18-20 Something): Jesus>Religion (DVD Study)
Bible Studies for Life: "Like No Other: The Life of Christ" and "Like Glue: Making Relationships Stick"
Christianity, Cults & Religions (DVD Study)
Old Testament Survey
Questions? Contact Pastor Mark Klimovitz at the church office
GROUPS FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY: Wednesday, 6:45- 8:00 PM
Adults: "Christian History Made Easy" with Pastor Mark Klimovitz
Ladies Group: "A woman Jesus Can Teach"
Children: PromiseLand Nursery for infants through age 4
AWANA Clubs for children PS 3 - Grade 6
AWANA TREK for students Grade 6 12
Yes, My Kid support for parents of teens with addictions 6:45-8:00 pm
Looking for a community Bible study? Look no further. There will be 7 groups meeting not only for interesting topical studies & dicussions, but to make friends and cultivate new relationships. Contact one of the Group Organizers for details:
Mike & Terri Jones (Eldersburg - 410 292-2104) For 18-20 Somethings
Ed & Debbie Fulton (Westminster - 410 259-0553)
Bill & Sharon Hargest (Sykesville - 410 795-0955)
Ken Simms Men's Group (Marriottsville - 410 549-2231)
Vic & Ruth Brunner (Sykesville - 410 795-3079)
Nelson & Barbara Miles (Marriottsville 410 549-1087)
Dan & Eloise Stinchcomb (Sykesville - 410 552-3516)
Friendship Connectionsl Groups purpose to reach people and help them become fully devoted followers of Jesus through community relationships. In a small group setting, no one stands alone.