Weekly Calendar

rebecca Announcements

In response to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, NSMC will not meet at the Civic Center for worship until further notice.

Friday, July 3

  • 4:00-6:00pm There may or may not be a coffee this week. Check with Patty.

Sunday, July 5

  • 10:00am Zoom gathering time
  • 10:30am Worship via Zoom (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom worship)

Tuesday, July 7

  • 7:00pm Informal Zoom fellowship time (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom gathering)

Wednesday, July 8

  • 12:00pm Deadline for Photo Project
  • 7:00pm Zoom Bible Study on the Gospel of John, hosted by Ric (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom Bible Study)
    • July 8: John 5
    • July 15: John 6
    • July 22: John 7
    • July 29: John 8
    • August 5: John 9
    • August 12: John 10:1-39
    • August 19: John 10:40-12:11
    • August 26: John 12:12-50

Friday, July 10

  • 4:00-6:00pm Come-and-Go Women’s Coffee (contact Karen K. for details on how to join the Zoom gathering)

Sunday, July 12

  • 10:00am Zoom gathering time
  • 10:30am Worship via Zoom (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom worship)

Amid widespread civil unrest, Mennonite Church USA has issued a statement on racial injustice. Read it here: http://mennoniteusa.org/news/mc_usa-statement-on-racial-injustice/

Mennonite Church USA has launched a Justice Fund to provide a way for individuals and congregations to support fellow congregations that are actively involved in dismantling racism, addressing police brutality, reimagining policing in our society or combating poverty. To learn more: http://mennoniteusa.org/news/mennonite-church-usa-launches-new-justice-fund/

The leadership team of Mennonite Church USA recently led an interactive, online panel discussion, entitled Race, Church and Change, about the impact of racism on the church and meaningful approaches for dismantling it. View it here: http://mennoniteusa.org/leadership-development/webinars/

Considering raising funds to attend MennoCon21? Mennonite Church USA convention planning staff is offering an opportunity to raise funds by selling Menno‚Äôs Best coffee. A portion of the proceeds from every bag of coffee goes to youth groups and the peace and justice work our denomination https://convention.mennoniteusa.org/mennos-best-coffee-fundraiser/

Creation Care Tip of the Week

Make Your Next Shopping Trip Green

Consider the before-life and after-life of purchases. Patronize second-hand or fair trade stores. You can buy clothes, jewelry, shoes, furniture, books, movies, and toys conscientiously.  If you cannot find what you need at a second-hand store, try a fair trade store for ethically sourced products.your lunch in plastic bags or in reusable containers?