announcements draft 3-15-19


Our annual Missions Convention is coming up, March 23 & 29-31! Check out our Missions Convention page here for more details.

 

New Missions & Prayer Groups

We’re introducing two new prayer groups: Live Dead Pray Band and 10/40 Life Group. 

  • Pray Band is a group of three or more individuals who partner in prayer for a specific missionary team planting churches among unreached people groups. Learn more here
  • 10/40 is a short-term, missions-focused group designed for anyone with a heart to reach out to those of other nationalities, ethnicities and cultures. Learn more here

 

THIS MONTH

March Missions Madness

March Missions Madness is here! Please join our NHkids in their missions giving goal of $5000 this month! Would you consider partnering with us to meet our goal? Grab a BGMC box at the Events Center, Fill It UP, and bring it back by the end of March!

 

Kids Camp Early Registration Is Open

Sign up today!

Register your child for Kids Camp 2019 at Lake Williamson Christian Center in Carlinville, IL, June 10 – 14! Open to students who have finished 3rd – 5th grade by summer 2019. Early registration is $205 until May 1. Register online at ilsmonline.org/events/breakaway-kids-camp/

 

THIS WEEKEND, MAR 15 – 17

Seasoned Saints: Potluck / Concert

Fri, Mar 15 | 6 PM | Student Campus Chapel

We will enjoy a concert from Jamie Jo Cranfield. If your last name begins with A – H, bring a main dish; I – S, salad or veggie side dish; T – Z, dessert.

 

Baby Shower for Pastor Anna Flanders

Sat, Mar 16 | 1 – 4 PM | SC Chapel

It’s a boy! Sign up in the nursery to bring a dessert.

 

Dementia Caregivers Support

Sun, Mar 17 | 4:30 PM | Rm 216

A structured gathering of caregivers, family, and friends of persons with dementia. Guest speaker Ruth Wagner will join us to present on Communication.

 

Children’s Musical Rehearsal

Sun, Mar 17 | 5 PM | Big Kids Church Room

The K-5 NH Children’s Choir will present the children’s musical, The Prodigal Clown, on Sunday, April 7.

 

 

THIS WEEK, MAR 18 – MAR 23

Grace Notes

Thu, Mar 21 | 6:30 PM | Ullestad Chapel

Grace Notes is a Women’s Chorus choir. All ages are welcome.

 

Men’s Missions Breakfast

Sat, Mar 23 | 8 AM | Student Campus Chapel

Our speaker is a Live Dead missionary to India. Tickets are $5, available for purchase in the lobby on Sundays or at the church office.

 

Women’s Missions Tea

Sat, Mar 23 | 10:30 AM | Student Campus Auditorium

Our speaker is a Live Dead missionary to India. Tickets are $5, available for purchase in the lobby on Sundays or at the church office.

 

COMING UP 

Spring Vendor Show

Sat, Apr 6 | 10 AM – 3 PM | Student Campus

Calling all artists, crafters and home-based business owners. Deadline to participate is Sunday, March 31. Some proceeds to benefit water wells in Africa. Learn more and sign up here. Email info@newhope.church with questions.

 

GriefShare Seminar

Sat, Apr 6 | 9 AM – 5 PM

Sat, Apr 13 | 9 AM – 5 PM

Room 212

This is a special condensed version of a 12-session course for anyone working through the emotions and life-changes stemming from the death of a loved one. It’s a great opportunity to connect with others who have recently experienced a loss. To participate, contact Pastor Carey at carey@newhope.church.

 

NH Kids Musical: The Prodigal Clown

Sun, Apr 7 | 6 PM Service

You know what they say – “life’s a circus!” The parable Jesus told about the wayward son and the loving father comes to life for your kids as never before in the musical, The Prodigal Clown.

 

Fine Arts Festival

Sat, Apr 13 | Register by March 8

Fine Arts is a great event for Middle or High School students to discover, develop, and deploy their ministry gifts! To sign up, grab a form at the Events Center or at a Wednesday youth service and turn in to Pastor Luke or Pastor Zach.

 

Men’s Fellowship Retreat Sign-Up

Register by March 31

All men are invited to a week of relaxation, campfires, devotions, good food, and fishing from September 14 – 21. We’ll stay at Wildwood Resort near Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Transportation, food, fishing license, and lodging is $450 per guy. To sign up, give a non-refundable cash or check deposit of $100 to Bill Dane by March 31.