We can all celebrate with Pastor Liz who will be ordained and installed as our settled pastor on Sunday, OCTOBER 3, 2:00pm. The Reverend Dr. Richard L. Hamm, former General Minister and President of the Christian Church, Disciples of Christ will preach. The event will be via Zoom, making it possible for all of us attend, celebrate with each other and with Pastor Liz, soon to be The Reverend Elizabeth Larrivee!!

Please refer to the attached MI Conference UCC invitation for the Zoom link:

United Northern Association

Michigan Conference, United Church of Christ

P.O. Box 1006

East Lansing, Michigan 48826-1006

To the Clergy and Laity of the United Northern Association

The Committee on Ministry

Invites you to attend the

Service of Ordination and Installation for Liz Larrivee

to be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 3, 2021

First Congregational UCC, Ypsilanti

via Zoom video conference

Time: Oct 3, 2021 02:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81095582988?pwd=Uk5zdk9uNGtZeHdpT0txN09YeXE5dz09

Meeting ID: 810 9558 2988

Passcode: 391733

Dial by your location: +1 646 558 8656 US

All are invited to wear red.

Clergy are invited to wear red stoles.

A Zoom reception will be held immediately following.

Our services are via Zoom conference call. If you would wish to join us, please feel free to click on the link below. Our service will start at 10:00 am however there will be someone online at 9:30 am (if you have any problems, call Wayne at 734-377-0696). You can also call in with your phone only by calling this number. +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) and enter this meeting ID 764 328 2234 . Password Ypsi1882

Open and Affirming Covenant of First Congregational United Church of Christ, Ypsilanti.

First Congregational United Church of Christ, Ypsilanti celebrates everyone, including people of all ages, races, cultures, sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions, family configurations, economic circumstances, physical, cognitive or emotional abilities, education or spiritual or religious traditions.

All are welcome to participate fully in the life, leadership, ministry, and missions of this church as we seek to grow together in a safe and nurturing community of faith.

We strive to demonstrate in all ways that

“NO MATTER WHO YOU ARE OR WHERE YOU ARE ON LIFE’S JOURNEY,

YOU ARE WELCOME HERE!”

The United Church of Christ (UCC) is a distinct and diverse community of Christians that come together as one church to join faith and action.

We believe in a God that is still speaking, a God that is all-loving and inclusive. We are a church that welcomes and accepts everyone as they are, where your mind is nourished as much as your soul. Our faith is over 2,000 years old…our thinking is NOT.