LIVESTREAM: Community Worship Service

 Sunday, August 16, 2020 
10:30am-12:00pm  
Virtual

Supported by the Rev. Dr. Charles & Barbara Yoost

Lakeside welcomes the Rev. Dr. John E. Harnish as Preacher of the Week from August 16-20. This week's preacher is supported by the Rev. Dr. Charles & Barbara Yoost.

The Rev. Dr. Harnish will serve as guest preacher of Lakeside’s livestreamed Community Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 16. A link to the livestream will be available below or at facebook.com/lakesideohio on the day of the event.

The Rev. Dr. Harnish’s sermon, titled “Hosea: The God of Relentless Love,” is based on Hosea 1:1-10, 2:21-23.

Although we cannot yet worship in-person, you can still make a special gift to the worship service through a virtual giving plate. We're so grateful for your meaningful contributions and dedication to our special community.

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More about Rev. Dr. John E. Harnish

The Rev. Dr. Harnish has served 43 years in the ordained ministry of the United Methodist Church (UMC). His most recent appointments were at the First UMC of Birmingham, Mich., and the First UMC of Ann Arbor.

He served as the Associate General Secretary for the Board of Higher Education and Ministry for the denomination. He has worked with programs of clergy training and theological education around the world, including the establishment of the two newest United Methodist seminaries in Russia and Estonia.

The Rev. Dr. Harnish served on the Board of Trustees for the Baltic Methodist Theological Seminary in Estonia for 12 years and the Board of Trustees at the Methodist Theological School in Ohio for several years. His most recent book is titled, Do Not Be Afraid: Bishops and Young Clergy Share Signs of Resurrection and Words of Hope.

He is a graduate of Asbury College and Asbury Theological Seminary and earned his Doctor of Divinity degree from Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary. In recognition of his leadership in ministry, Garrett-Evangelical awarded him the Eliza Garrett Distinguished Service Award in 2013.

Since “retiring,” the Rev. Dr. Harnish is as busy as ever with his UMC involvements. He has served as the interim at First Congregational Church of Traverse City, Frankfort UMC and Traverse Bay UMC.

He is a member of the Board of Trustees at Adrian College in Michigan and is actively involved in Benzie Area Christian Neighbors. He is also a regular columnist for the Record Patriot Newspaper in Frankfort, and he writes a weekly blog called “Monday Memo.”

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