Monthly Archives: February 2015

Holy Week service plans announced

Pastor Jeff announced plans for marking the holiest week of the church year. The Palm Sunday worship service (March 29) will center around a cantata presented by our choir. At the Ninth Hour was written in 2009 by composer Allen … Continue reading

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Organ Fund keeps growing

Money continues to be raised to purchase and install a “new to us” organ at 36600 Niles Blvd. Right now, we have just over $14,000 raised. Jonathan Borchardt estimates that for $19,000 we can have a fifth generation instrument. (Allen … Continue reading

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Denominational Leadership changes

New Regional Minister to be installed The Rev. Dr. LaTaunya M. Bynum will be installed as the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Northern California-Nevada Regional Minister (how’s that for a job title) at a special worship service on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Safe Church Policies Review planned

All cleared workers required to attend All people cleared to work with children and youth (or who want to be) are required to attend a review of the congregation’s safe church policies on Sunday, March 22, at 11:45 a.m. (following … Continue reading

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Special Offering for March

The March special offering will be split between our denominations’ special offerings, One Great Hour of Sharing and Week of Compassion. Through these offerings, we join with our denominations in alleviating the suffering of others through disaster response, humanitarian aid, … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Jottings

Sometimes life flows along and everything clicks. Like a fine Swiss watch, each gear meshes with the next and things move forward in an orderly manner. Sometimes the watch is a knock-off and a gear is missing a cog or … Continue reading

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Tentative move-in date announced

Like many in the congregation, the Niles Discovery Church Cabinet is anxiously awaiting our first worship service at our newly remodeled worship and mission facility at 36600 Niles Blvd., Fremont. As of this update (March 3), the Cabinet and the … Continue reading

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