Monthly Archives: December 2016

January’s Special Offering for Tri-City Volunteers

The January Special Offering will be for the wonderful work done by Tri-City Volunteers. TCV has an important historical connection to Niles Discovery Church, so we are pleased continue our support of this agency that runs a thrift store and … Continue reading

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Documentary explores homelessness

Storied Streets, an intimate look at how individuals cope with the challenges of homelessness, launches a new year of Second Saturday Documentaries at Niles Discovery Church, 36600 Niles Blvd. at Nursery Ave. The 1:30 pm screening on January 14, is … Continue reading

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Deepening Membership Class explores how history shapes us

It is not only our personal histories or even our family histories that shape our spiritual journeys. Church history and denominational history shapes our sense of identity and can even influence the maps we follow on our spiritual journeys. On … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Jottings on Social Media & Sabbatical Report

Happy New Year! As we enter the new year, many of us make resolutions. I’ll be exploring some powerful resolutions we all might want to take on in my sermon on January 1. In the meantime, let me invite you … Continue reading

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Pastor Jeff offers a sabbatical report

Pastor Jeff will offer a brief report on his sabbatical in the sanctuary following worship on Sunday, January 15. He will share a few pictures from his time away, along with insights he gained and his growing edges. Everyone is … Continue reading

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Cabinet sets Annual Budget Meeting For Feb 5

The church’s Cabinet set the date for the annual budget meeting. It will be held on Sunday, February 5, following worship. We are planning to have the annual budget report available by Sunday, January 22 for you to read prior … Continue reading

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World pauses to pray for peace

Imagine if people all around the globe paused at the same moment and prayed for peace. At noon, Greenwich Mean Time, on December 31, that happens. That can be kind of tough for those of us living on the west … Continue reading

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