NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

June 20, 2019

Announcements:

Hymns By the Pond

Join us Sunday, June 23rd, at 6pm for an evening of “Hymns by the Pond”. This will be a time of praise and worship, followed by an ice cream supper, served by our young adults. Donations will be accepted for our young adults who will be attending the “Passion” Conference in Jan. 2020. Don’t forget your lawn chair!

 

Moms-N-More

Attention Moms! Do you need a little encouragement and support to know that you’re not alone as a mom? Moms-n-More is starting up again this summer! The first meeting Thursday, June 27th here at NLF. This group of moms will meet every other Thursday in the café from 6-7pm; childcare will be provided. On August 8th, Moms-n-More will wrap up the summer by meeting at Lucy’s Ice Cream (child care will not be provided). Please sign up at the Women’s Desk or contact Kiersten Bontrager, Carlie Cripe, or Alissa McDonald for more info.

 

Connect Ministry Summer Activities

The next preteen Connect Event will be on Wed. July 17 with swimming and Lucy’s Ice Cream. Please stop by the Meeting Place and sign your child up so that transportation can be arranged. Also, parents are needed to help chaperone this event. Contact Mary Bultemeier for more info.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Four Seasons in Shipshewana (Please note change in location). Ladies scrapbooking and crafts meets at NLF on the second Saturday of each month at 9am.

 

Ladies Summer Bike Rides

Ladies summer bike rides take place on Monday evenings at 6pm. This week’s ride will be from Abshire Park to Urban Swirl. For more info, contact Kay Simmons or Kim Taylor.

June 13, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Hymns By the Pond

Join us next Sunday evening, June 23rd at 6pm for an evening of “Hymns by the Pond”. This will be a time of praise and worship, followed by an ice cream supper, served by our young adults. Donations will be accepted for our young adults who will be attending the “Passion” Conference in January 2020. Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair!

 

Next Step Sundays

Sunday, June 23 & 30, will be our Next Step Sundays. This will be an opportunity for you to take your next step to help fulfill the ministry needs here at NLF. Sign ups for our various ministry teams will be available.

 

Moms-N-More

Attention Moms! Do you need a little encouragement and support to know that you’re not alone as a mom? Moms-n-More is starting up again this summer! The first meeting will be Thursday, June 27th here at NLF. This group of moms will meet every other Thursday in the café from 6-7pm; childcare will be provided. On August 8th, Moms-n-More will wrap up the summer by meeting at Lucy’s Ice Cream (child care will not be provided). Please sign up at the Women’s Desk or contact Kiersten Bontrager, Carlie Cripe, or Alissa McDonald for more info.

 

Connect Ministry Summer Activities

Attention parents of pre-teens: Please take note of these fun activities planned for your pre-teens (just completed 4th & 5th grade) this summer:

  • June 19: Miniature Golf & Pizza (Meet at NLF at 4:00pm)
  • July 17: Swimming & Lucy’s Ice Cream (Meet at NLF at 10:00am)
  • August 2: Movie & Lock-In at NLF (Meet at NLF at 8:00pm)

Parents: please stop by the Meeting Place and sign your child up so that transportation can be arranged. Also, parents are needed to help chaperone these events. Contact Mary Bultemeier for more info.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Country Corral in Shipshewana. All ladies are invited!

 

Ladies Summer Bike Rides

Ladies summer bike rides take place on Monday evenings at 6pm. This week’s ride will be on the Pumpkin Vine (Start & Park at CR 43) to the Essenhaus.     A schedule of summer bike rides is available at the Women’s Desk. For more info, contact Kay Simmons or Kim Taylor.

June 6, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

2019 Vacation Bible School

It’s here!! The Incredible Race VBS will take place next week, June 11-14 (Tues.-Fri.) from 9:00-noon! Doors will open at 8:45am; volunteers please arrive at 8:30am. VBS t-shirts are available in the children’s classrooms today. If you have not registered your child and wish to attend, you may register your child on the first day of VBS. Please pray for our children and volunteers throughout the week!

 

Set Up for VBS

Sunday, June 9th, from 4:30pm-8:00pm the VBS team will be transforming the church and getting ready for VBS. Everyone is invited to come and help set up for VBS; dinner will be included. If you have any questions, please contact Allecia Leer or Eden Miller.

 

Next Step Sundays

Sundays, June 23 & 30, will be our Next Step Sundays. This will be an opportunity for you to discover your gifts and how you can use them to get connected at NLF. Sign ups will be available for our groups, teams, electives, and spiritual practice resources. Watch for more details coming soon.

 

Connect Ministry Summer Activities

Attention parents of pre-teens: Please take note of these fun activities planned for your pre-teens (just completed 4th & 5th grade) this summer:

  • June 14: Miniature Golf & Cici’s Pizza (Meet at NLF at 4:00pm)
  • July 17: Swimming & Lucy’s Ice Cream (Meet at NLF at 10:00am)
  • August 2: Movie & Lock-In at NLF (Meet at NLF at 8:00pm)

Parents, please be sure to stop by the Meeting Place and sign up to help with one of these events. Contact Mary Bultemeier for more info (386) 679-6320.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Country Corral in Shipshewana. All ladies are invited!

 

Ladies Summer Bike Rides

Ladies summer bike rides take place on Monday evenings. This week’s ride will be at the Millrace in Goshen, starting at InTerra Credit Union. A full schedule is available at the Women’s Desk. For more details, please contact Kay Simmons or Kim Taylor.

 

ManUp

This Tuesday, June 11th at 6pm, will be the last meeting for this session of the ManUp Workshop on scripture and prayer. All men are invited!

MAY 30, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS

2019 Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School is just a week away! VBS will be June 11 -14 (Tuesday- Friday) from 9am to noon. All children ages 4 years through 3rd grade are invited to attend and bring a friend! There will be two VBS work days: Sunday, June 9th from 4:30pm-8:00pm and Monday, June 10th in the morning (if needed). Sunday’s work day will include dinner and a chance for fellowship with others while transforming the church. Also, donations are still needed for some of the snack and craft supplies. Please visit the Info Desk to sign up or contact one of our children’s ministry directors: Allecia Leer, Eden Miller, or Mary Bultemeier.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Country Corral in Shipshewana. There will be no ladies crafting this month.

 

Ladies Summer Bike Rides

Ladies summer bike rides will begin tomorrow, Monday, June 3rd. Please visit the Info Desk for a schedule. All ladies are invited! For more details, please contact Kay Simmons or Kim Taylor.

 

ManUp

This Tuesday, June 4th, at 6 pm is the ManUp Main Event here at NLF. This special evening will include worship and an inspiring message from guest speaker, Rod Mayer. All men are invited and encouraged to bring a friend!

 

Next Step Sundays

Sundays, June 23 & 30, will be our Next Step Sundays. This will be an opportunity for you to discover your gifts and how you can use them to get connected at NLF. Sign ups will be available for our groups, teams, electives, and spiritual practice resources. Watch for more details coming soon.