Weekly Calendar

Rebecca K 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 31

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

Sunday, August 2

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

Tuesday, August 4

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

Wednesday, August 5

  • 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)
    • August 5: John 8
    • August 12: John 9
    • August 19: John 10:1-39
    • August 26: John 10:40-12:11
    • September 2: John 12:12-50

Friday, August 7

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

Sunday, August 9

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

On the recent anniversary of the ceasefire of the Korean War, Mennonite Church USA joined more then 190 individuals and faith leaders in signing a statement committing to searching for reconciliation in the name of Christ in this still-unresolved conflict. Learn more: http://mennoniteusa.org/news/korean-war-ceasefire/

As we mourn the loss of civil rights leader John Lewis, Mennonite Church USA’s Wil LaVeist reflects on his opportunity to interview Lewis in 2015. Listen to the inspirational interview and share the experience through LaVeist’s blog, “John Lewis made me feel like an honored guest” at http://mennoniteusa.org/menno-snapshots/john-lewis-made-me-feel-like-the-honored-guest/

Registered nurse Lisa Renee Sayre shares her experience participating in a nonviolent anti-racist protest and her spiritual practices for living into her faith in her blog, “Practicing presence, so we can do the work.” Read more:http://mennoniteusa.org/menno-snapshots/practicing-presence-so-we-can-do-the-work/

Please pray for the congregations in Western District Conference who are gathering this weekend for their Annual Assembly. 

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