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. Please stay safe!

Sunday, January 3 Epiphany Sunday

  • 10:00am Zoom gathering time
  • 10:30am Worship via Zoom (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom worship)
  • 7:00pm NSMC Music Hour hosted by Jim (contact Anne for details on how to join)

Tuesday, January 5

  • 7:00pm Zoom Check-In (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom check-in)

Wednesday, January 6

  • 12:00pm Deadline for photo essay submissions: Beginnings
  • 7:00pm Bible Study led by Ric (contact Anne for details on how to join the Bible Study)

Friday, January 8

  • 4:00pm Women’s Coffee hosted by Patty (contact Patty for details on how to join)

Sunday, January 10

  • 10:00am Zoom gathering time
  • 10:30am Worship via Zoom (contact Anne for details on how to join the Zoom worship)
  • 7:00pm NSMC Music Hour hosted by Jim (contact Anne for details on how to join)

Glen Guyton, executive director of Mennonite Church USA, reflects on 2020 and looks ahead with hope in his year-end blog. Read it here: 
https://www.mennoniteusa.org/request-blessing-2020

In his blog, “The inexorable darkness: A reflection for this season of longest nights,” Chaplain Eric Massanari offers words of hope for us in a season that is shadowed by unrest, uncertainty and great possibility.” https://www.mennoniteusa.org/longest-nights

From Paper Towels to Rags

Throwing away a used paper towel is essentially throwing away a tree. Trees inhale carbon dioxide and exhale oxygen. We need trees. You need an easy cleaner-upper too. Go back to basics—the rag bin. Grab a rag and you are reusing a resource that is past its prime but is still good for messes. And it’s washable. You don’t have to throw it into a landfill.