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Church prepares for annual Flea Market

On August 27—the last Sunday in August—downtown Niles hosts a large antique fair.  On that day, downtown Niles  Boulevard is closed to traffic, antique and food booths are set up, and hordes of bargain-hunters descend on the town, providing buyers … Continue reading

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Strategic Planning Team seeks project ideas

Deadline for project ideas:  April 2 A big “Thank You!” to all who participated in our Town Hall Meeting on March 12 to hear all about the Strategic Plan and our two Goals: 1) Start at least two intergenerational, multicultural, … Continue reading

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A Project In Need Of Support

Was there a time during your school days when you only received one meal and it was hard to concentrate on books? Perhaps you didn’t have books, a table, or a chair to sit on? These kids from Mfangano Island, … Continue reading

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Men’s focus group gathers at church

How do we make Fremont an Age Friendly Community? If you are a man age 50 or over and are willing to make a difference in your community, your opinion is highly valued and can really help in current efforts.  … Continue reading

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Women’s Fall Retreat

Registration for the Annual Women’s Fall Retreat of the Disciples of Christ and United Church of Christ is now open! The theme this year is “Understanding our Stories” with keynote speaker Diane Weible. All UCC and Disciples women are invited. … Continue reading

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Where Disciples Gather A Report on the Regional Annual Gathering

On April 7-9, 2016, nearly 200 Disciples gathered in Sacramento for the 162nd Annual Gathering of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Northern California-Nevada, hosted by Arden Christian Church. Pastor Jeff and Pastor Brenda attended and served as delegates … Continue reading

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May edition of “The Bell” available

The May 2016 edition of our church’s newsletter, The Bell, is available here.

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