"And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another — and all the more as you see the Day approaching." Hebrews 10:24-25 NIV
College & Career
College and Career Fellowship is for young single adults who are in college or just starting their careers. CCF meets on most Sunday nights at 6 p.m. in the Coffee Shop at the church, and dinner is always provided! Check our calendar or Facebook page, call the church office at 641-792-1620, or email email@example.com for specific dates.
"Messy People-Life Lessons from Imperfect Biblical Heroes"
a 7-week Bible Study by Jennifer Cowart. Tuesdays starting September 21. Two sessions: 9:30-10:45 a.m. led by Anna McNeel (childcare provided) and 6:00-7:15 p.m. led by Karen Hurt (no childcare). Both sessions meet in Room 103.
"You're Not Enough (and That's Okay) Escaping the Toxic Culture of Self-Love"
BOOK DISCUSSION – You're Not Enough (and That's Okay) Escaping the Toxic Culture of Self-Love, by Allie Beth Stuckey. Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. starting September 22 in Room 103. Led by Rachel Wood.
The Alliance Women meet the second Thursday of the month from 10 - 11:30 a.m. in room 101-102. The group provides a variety of types of support for the missionaries in our district. All women are welcome.
SAVE THE DATE – Priscilla Shirer “Going Beyond” simulcast – Saturday, Oct. 23 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Worship Center. More information coming soon!
Summer meeting times are in effect. Please call the church office for dates and times! If you enjoy creating homemade greeting cards and/or encouraging others by sending out cards of all kinds, join these women on Tuesday afternoons from 1 to 4 p.m. in room 101/102. Supplies are provided. For more information call the church office at 641-792-1620 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The quilting group does not meet in the summer. Please call the church office for more information. If you enjoy quilting, join these women every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in room 101/102. Their handiwork is donated to a variety of causes. Call the church office at 641-792-1620 for more information, or email email@example.com.
First study will likely be Called to Act: 5 Disciplines for Men by Vince Miller – Room TBA - led by Eric Pearson. If you have NOT been in a men’s group or it has been a while, we will start a new group/time. Contact Eric at 563-506-3851 if you're interested in joining this new group.
Service to Church and Community
Jason Lauterbach would like to recruit a group of men who are willing to serve/help the elderly/disabled/struggling members of our church and the community. Anything from tree cutting, home/auto/appliance repair, moving things, etc. If you are willing to serve, please contact Jason or the church office at 641-792-1620 or firstname.lastname@example.org to get on the contact list.
Watch the newsletter for upcoming special events for men!
Join our 55+ crowd for a casual time of coffee and conversation on Wednesday afternoons from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. in the seating area adjacent to the church offices. For more information, please call the church office at 641-792-1620 or email email@example.com.
Kalona Trip - Oct 7, 2021
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! KALONA TRIP - Thursday, Oct. 7. Join our 55+ group for a daytrip to Kalona, IA, an Amish community about 88 miles southeast of Newton. The trip will include an Amish home-cooked meal of roast beef and a variety of salads, sides, and desserts, followed by a stop at an Amish bakery. The cost is $18 per person and includes meal, gratuity, and transportation on the church van. We’ll meet in the church parking lot at 9:45 a.m. for a 10:00 a.m. departure.
Watch the newsletter and this space for other special events for seniors!