Monthly Archives: December 2013

Reflections on the Posada

The Christmas Posada is a traditional Mexican reenactment of the story of Mary and Joseph searching for a place to rest. An ecumenical Posada is held in Pescadero, with participation from Puente de la Costa Sur, an organization we support … Continue reading

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Second Saturday Documentary Series presents: “Surviving Progress”

“Every time history repeats itself the price goes up.” “Surviving Progress” presents the story of human advancement as awe-inspiring and double-edged. It reveals the grave risk of running the 21st century’s software – our know-how – on the ancient hardware … Continue reading

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Communion Elders Training and Writing Workshop planned

Pastor Jeff and Pastor Brenda will be leading a training workshops for people who want deeper insights into what being a Communion Elder is all about. It is mandatory for anyone who wants to be (or wants to continue to … Continue reading

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Online Giving becomes third way to give

For hundreds of years, the primary way people gave money to the church was by putting cash or a check in the offering plate on Sunday morning. That way of giving continues. Some people also mail a check to the … Continue reading

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Pastors to host “Stories from …” series

If these walls could talk Pastors Jeff and Brenda will host a series of gatherings for story sharing. To be held in different rooms in our facility at 255 H Street during the month of January, participants are invited to … Continue reading

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Construction and sale update

The congregation voted unanimously to adopt a revised construction budget of $3 million at a Special Congregational Meeting on December 15, 2013. This includes money for contingencies. As of the press deadline, the Construction Team was waiting on final plan … Continue reading

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Annual Budget Meeting scheduled

The church’s Cabinet set the date for the Annual Budget Meeting of Niles Discovery Church.  It will be on Sunday, February 2, 2014, following worship, in Ford Hall. The one business item at this meeting will be adopting a budget … Continue reading

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