Weekly Worship Opportunities
Church Service Information
-We will have one service beginning at our usual 10:45 AM; This will include songs and sermon.
-We ask that everyone wears a mask; we will provide a few extras, as well as Hand Sanitizer.
-Bottled beverages will be provided.
-The sanctuary and main restrooms will be open. Please enter the sanctuary doors.
-We will be sanitizing regularly. Having one service helps with this.
-A tithing box will be available instead of passing tithing bags.
-Individually-wrapped self-serve communion cups with wafers will take the place of open communion dishes.
-We will have designated spots marked on the pews where people can sit to allow for social distancing.
-Children are welcome to sit with their families in service. Childcare will not be provided at this time, nor will Children's Church programming be available during this phase of reopening. Preschool and grade school children will each have a special tote with a Bible activity book, colored pencils, a snack and drink ready for them each week. They will be located on the back pew.
-If you are able to stay home or need to stay home, please continue to do so. We will be recording each complete service and posting it online for you to view after the service each Sunday. We will no longer have the service pre-recorded and uploaded on Saturdays.
-We are only able to have a maximum of 50 people. Although we don't anticipate that many coming at first, please have flexibility and be willing to view the service from home in the event we have visitors.
-Please keep us updated with needs and prayer requests.
Church Work Day - THANK YOU!
Thank you to all who helped! Please contact a staff member if you would like to mow the lawns or pull weeds whenever it is convenient for you.
Thank you for faithfully giving. There are several options for giving during these next weeks:
1) On our church Faithlife page under the blue "GIVE" button OR friendlystreetchurch.org and click on the "Giving" header or footer. It is your choice which payment method you would like to use and if you would like to pay the transaction fee. Rates: 2.49% + 30¢ Credit/Debit or 1.0% + 30¢ ACH/eCheck
2) Send your tithe as a check from your bank and mail it to the church. The church address is Friendly Street Church of God 2290 Friendly Street Eugene, OR 97405
3) You are welcome to mail your tithe to the church. We are checking mail and voicemail regularly.
A Unified Statement: Renouncing Racism and Pursuing a New Legacy
This statement was signed last week from Pastors and ministry leaders in the Eugene-Springfield area. An additional copy can be found on our Faithlife main church page with the complete list of signatures. May we "seek justice, love mercy, and walk humbly" with God" (Micah 6:8).
Congratulations to Randy Derrick who graduated with his Master of Divinity from Yale on May 18. Proud mother is Jean Derrick. If you would like to send a card to Randy, you are welcome to do so at
350 Canner Street
Curtis Hall, Apt 403
New Haven, CT 06511
Local First Responder Thank Yous
Thank you for your continued prayers for First Responders in our community. If you would like to reach out and thank our local Police Officers and Firefighters, here are their postage addresses:
300 Country Club Road Eugene, OR 97401
230 4th St. Springfield, OR 97477
Lane County Sheriff's Office
125 East 8th Ave. Eugene, OR 97401
Eugene-Springfield Fire Department
1705 West 2nd Ave. Eugene, OR 97402
Dove Medical Fundraiser
Come to Papa's Pizza's Coburg Road location on June 25th and Dove Medical will receive 50% of the value of the food purchased! Or purchase Fundraiser Bucks that are good for all future orders, and earn 25% of their value for Dove Medical. Bring in the flyer any time on June 25th. Flyer can be downloaded and printed from the Friendly Street Church of God main church page on Faithlife.
Sponsor a Local Student for $25
Your donation of $25 is multiplied to be a huge gift to a local family,
providing a student with a Project Hope ticket.
A Project Hope ticket gives a student access to new shoes & socks, a backpack filled with school supplies & more! This is a great way we can financially support local students who attend the Annual Project Hope Back-to-School Giveaway in August.
You may mail your contribution to "One Hope" 379 Coburg Rd. Ste B, Eugene, OR 97401 Note "Project Hope" on gift
Online giving link:
One Church - One Day
Please continually pray for the needs God places on your hearts. Check out the Facebook Page "One Hope Lane County" for specific areas of prayer need and helpful prayer devotionals recorded by local pastors. https://www.facebook.com/onehopelane/
Remember to pray for the One-Church One - Day prayer requests the 2nd Sunday of every month. Updated prayer requests will be posted on the main wall on Faithlife to view and print or found online at onehopenetwork.org/community-prayer-guide
Camp White Branch Summer Camps
All summer camps for Camp White Branch are cancelled as a result of regulations for COVID-19. A FREE virtual summer camp for high school AND middle school students will be offered. Please contact the church office for details.
The camp will be open to firefighters this summer as usual. If you would like to volunteer, more info can be found at https://signup.com/client/invitation2/secure/3269365/false#/invitation
Weekly Prayer Requests
To place prayer requests on the prayer chain, please contact Diane Dragt (541) 285-8562.
Racism in our world - that we would be humble listeners, standing for love and justice, praying for God's help and guidance.
Safety during local and national protests
Rusty Davie - greatly improving
Tony, Mary & Kids - Tony tested positive for COVID-19. Mary is the sister of Patty and Susan Fredericksen. Mary is awaiting test results.
Jenny Elliot - pregnancy nausea
Gerald Lockman - prayer for transition into new rehabilitation center after recent surgery
Delinda Mugford – will be moving into assisted living when able
Those impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19) - physically, mentally, spiritually, economically, relationally
Health Caregivers and First Responders
Missionaries, Persecuted Christians and their persecutors Unspoken Requests
Our national and local leaders
Pastoral staff, leaders, and ministries of Friendly Street