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Food Pantry - Food Pantry Sunday is the first Sunday of each month. If you are able, please bring some groceries to help stock our food pantry. Carts will be located at both entrances.

 

Men’s Prayer Breakfast - Join us on Wednesdays, 6:30 a.m. at Panera, for a new men’s fellowship opportunity. All are welcome.

 

High School Lock In: August 23rd -  If you finished  8th-12th grade this past year, join us and bring your friends! The fun starts at 9:00 pm on Friday, August 23rd and goes all night long! We’ll wrap things up at 7:00 am on Saturday with some breakfast.

 

Core Beliefs Study: Join us during the 9:00 am Sunday school hour in Room A1 from August 4th - September 29th as we study the nine core beliefs we hold in common at Northwest.  We will explore beliefs about the Bible, God, humanity, salvation, grace, the church, leadership, ordinances/sacraments, and the future.

 

Grace Happens: Gloria Martin has started a small group in her home on Mondays at 6 pm. For more information, contact Gloria Martin (413-7454).

 

Women’s Bible Study: Women’s Bible Study will meet Tuesday, September 10– Tuesday, October 22nd, 6:30-8:30pm in the classroom at the back of the Fellowship Hall. Park in the back lot. They will be studying Missing Pieces– Real Hope When Life Doesn’t Make Sense by Jennifer Rothschild. We will learn to have a greater sense of peace through crises, to strengthen our faith through life's storms, and trust God more than our feelings. God will reveal Himself and fill in our "missing pieces". Workbooks are $14 and registration will be August 11th and August 18th in the office hallway.

 

New Life Pregnancy Center Banquet- Celebrate Life: Please mark your calendars now and plan to attend the annual NLPC banquet on September 24th at the Decatur Conference Center. This year's speaker is Lisa Kratz Thomas. Her life is a miracle. She went from a crack house to the State House, serving on a Senate Sub-committee. Her testimony is compelling and inspirational. Lisa's life story will ignite the flames of possibility in us all and spur us onward to awaken previously unimaginable opportunities. Invitations to the banquet will be mailed the first of August or reservations can be made by calling 872-5556. A delicious cost free dinner will be served and free will donation envelopes will be available on each table.

 

Elder Nomination Forms: Elder nomination forms will be available at the Welcome Center August 25 and due back to the church office September 8th. 

 

Compassion Team: September 8th: We are forming a new team to oversee our Oak Grove projects and other local outreaches. We will be having a short meeting after church on September 8th for anyone interested in joining this exciting new team.