Christian Women Connection

February is gone and March is here, but it still looks and feels like January. I know spring will come because God told us that there would always be seasons.

Minister Crystal Colp

Minister Crystal Colp

State Convention Speaker

Adult Discipleship Director
First Church of God

Crystal Colp is a wife, mom, speaker, teacher, and writer. She serves on staff at the First Church of God in St. Joseph, Michigan where she is a speaker, writer, and director of adult discipleship. She has co-written three Bible Studies published by Warner Press Publishing. Warner Press also released her book on Women’s Ministry in the fall of 2017. She married her husband, David 27 years ago and together they have two boys. Caleb is 23 years old and a recent graduate of Cornerstone University. Jacob is 20 and a junior at Mid-America Christian University. As a couple, David and Crystal have been in full-time ministry for 27 years, serving in youth ministry for 12 years. At present they serve the First Church of God in St. Joseph, Michigan where David is the Lead Pastor. Crystal has a burden to see individuals value God’s Word as applicable to everyday life. Discipleship and soul care are her heart. She sees herself as a work in progress on a journey to look more like Jesus every day and totally dependent on Him.

Tonja Henry

Tonja Henry

State Convention Worship Leader

Joseph Campau Avenue Church of God


All registrations for State Convention on April 26 and 27 at Holiday Inn, Midland, need to be sent to Jean Lerch by March 27, 2019. Jean's address is in the directory and on the registration form sent in the information packet.

Pricing includes: registration, lodging, 3 meals, and 3 services.

The following are customized packages with no lodging:

All this information and the forms you will need are in the information packet that was sent to your president or contact person.

Also in this packet is a flyer highlighting our worship leader, Tonja Henry, who is back by popular demand! If you missed her last year, you will want to be here this year to enjoy her ability to guide us in worship and praise. Crystal Colp, our speaker, will also be featured on the flyer. We are excited to have her. She is a wife, mother, speaker, teacher, writer, and ordained minister of the Church of God. Crystal has a burden to see individuals value God's Word as it applies to everyday life. Discipleship and soul care are her heart.

Be praying for a great and blessed convention.

Mail your check payable to CWC to: Jean Lerch, 12395 Ferris Ave., Grant, Michigan 49327

Church of God Women's Convention will be October 10 – 13, 2019 at the Sheraton, Myrtle Beach Hotel. I hope you will be able to attend.

Shirts being offered from Christian Women Connection. The shirts will be available at the convention or you may contact Penny Ream, (269) 718-7089.


$26.50/$28.50 Polo v-neck

$13.00/$15.00 T-shirts

Michigan CWC President

Connie Mashue, President

Penny Ream, Vice-President;

Janet Redman, Secretary;

Aletha McNeilly, Treasurer;

Debbie Reaume, Parliamentarian;

Rachel Demos, Director of Programming;

Sue Reed, Director of Finance;

Kay MacKenzie, Director of Organizational Mission

If you do not regularly receive mailings from Michigan Women of the Church of God and would like more information please contact Connie Mashue, (989) 835-1703 or e-mail

General Assembly of the Church of God in Michigan
4212 Alpha Street,
Lansing, Michigan 48910-0711

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