NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

January 16, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Baptism Service

We will be offering an opportunity for baptism on Sunday, February 9th during the morning worship service. If you would like to publicly display your commitment to follow Jesus, please stop by the Info Desk and pick up a baptism testimony form.

 

24-Hour Prayer Vigil

On Monday, January 20th there will be a 24-hour prayer vigil for NLF. We have 48 people who have committed to praying for ½ hour each throughout the day. If you signed up for a time segment in the prayer vigil, you will receive a text or call from the person before you when it is your turn. Please respond and let that person know you are taking over in prayer. May God be glorified as we seek His direction, clarity, and leading here at NLF! God will do great things as a result of our prayers!

 

Baby Bottle Fundraiser

NLF is participating in the Compassion Pregnancy Center’s annual baby bottle drive. Baby bottles are available in the foyer for you to take home, fill with change, and return by Sunday, Feb. 16th. Your loose change allows Compassion Pregnancy Center to continue caring for mothers, babies, and life!

 

Night To Shine

NLF will be serving the food at “Night to Shine,” an event for young adults with special needs on Friday, Feb. 7th. We are in need of 10-12 volunteers to help serve the food. Volunteers are also needed to serve as buddies. If interested, please sign up at the info desk. Contact Wilma Miller for more info.

 

Men’s Life

All men are invited to participate in “Man Up” which meets on Tuesday evenings from 6-7pm here at NLF.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Country Corral in Shipshewana.

January 9, 2020

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Baptism Service

We will be offering an opportunity for baptism on Sunday, February 9th during the morning worship service. If you would like to publicly display your commitment to follow Jesus, please stop by the Info Desk and pick up a baptism testimony form. There will be an all-church celebration lunch following the baptism service.

 

Baby Bottle Fundraiser

NLF is participating in the Compassion Pregnancy Center’s annual baby bottle drive. Baby bottles are available in the foyer for you to take home, fill with change, and return by Sunday, Feb. 16th. Your loose change allows Compassion Pregnancy Center to continue caring for mothers, babies, and life!

 

Night To Shine

NLF will be serving the food at “Night to Shine,” an event for young adults with special needs on Friday, Feb. 7th. We are in need of 10-12 volunteers to help serve the food. Volunteers are also needed to serve as buddies. If interested, please sign up at the info desk. Contact Wilma Miller for more info.

 

Men’s Life

All men are invited to participate in “Man Up” which meets on Tuesday evenings from 6-7pm here at NLF.

 

Women’s Life

Women’s Coffee/Breakfast meets Wednesday mornings at 8:30 am at Country Corral in Shipshewana.

 

Moms-n-More

Moms-n-More will resume meeting on Thursday Jan. 16th. This group of moms meets in the café at NLF at 6pm every other Thursday. They will be studying the book, “Lies Women Believe: And the Truth That Sets Them Free”. Contact Alissa McDonald for more information.

December 19, 2019

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Christmas Office Hours

Due to the Christmas holiday, the church office will not have regular hours this week. In case of emergency, please call the church office (260-593-0400) and one of our pastors will respond to your need.

Offering Envelopes

2020 offering envelopes are available for pick-up in the foyer. If you do not currently have numbered envelopes and would like a set, or if you need an electronic giving form, please visit the info desk.

Missions Opportunity

Renee Helmkamp is currently in the process of raising support so that she can begin a three-year term with Students International. She will be serving the Lord by ministering to children through special education. If you would like to join Renee’s support team, please visit the website link: www.stint.com/donate.php?ids145137. Thank you!

 

NLF Christmas Services:

Sunday, Dec. 22

Christmas Worship Service

(10-11:15am)

 

Tuesday, Dec. 24

Christmas Eve Service (6-7pm)

Hot Chocolate Bar

Singing Christmas Carols

Reading of the Christmas Story

Candle Lighting Service

 

Sunday, Dec. 29

Family Worship Service (10-11am)

(No Children’s programming)

There will be a light breakfast, communion, and a story for the children during the service.

December 12, 2019

NLF Christmas Schedule:

Sunday, Dec. 22

Christmas Worship Service (10-11:15am)

Celebrate Christmas with your NLF Family

 

Tuesday, Dec. 24

Christmas Eve Service (6-7pm)

Hot Chocolate Bar

Reading of the Christmas Story

Candle Lighting Service

 

Sunday, Dec. 29

Family Worship Service (10-11am)

(No Children’s programming)

We will celebrate communion and there will be activities that include the children during the service.