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Expanded Nursery coverage now available on Sundays

The Ministry of Christian Education team has decided to staff the Nursery with workers that have passed a thorough background check and have been cleared to work with vulnerable persons, each Sunday morning starting around 9:50 a.m. and continuing through … Continue reading

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Moderated Musings – Homeless Shelter Project

The City of Fremont has received a grant to set up a small homeless shelter using temporary modular buildings. They are considering the possibility of using the unimproved portion of our property (AKA Squirrel Hill) as a possible site for … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Jottings – February 2019

What should be the requirements for membership and what should our expectations of members be? That’s the question that’s been on my mind for a while now, and especially as we have moved into our sermon series on membership. Right … Continue reading

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Town Hall Meetings planned to conclude sermon series on church membership

As this edition of The Bell goes to press, our pastors are in the midst of a seven-part sermon series on church membership. “This series grew out of a question about our bylaws,” Pastor Jeff explained a month ago. “The … Continue reading

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Local group marks World Interfaith Harmony Day with “Conversations and Concert of Love”

The Tri-City Interfaith Council (TCIC) will host the Tri-Cities’ fifth annual World Interfaith Harmony Day Celebration on Saturday, February 2, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Niles Discovery Church. The event is free and open to everyone. In 2010 … Continue reading

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Nursery coverage expands

The Ministry of Christian Education Team is now staffing the Nursery with two cleared workers* each Sunday morning, starting around 9:50 a.m. and continuing through the end of the worship service. This allows the parents of our youngest children to … Continue reading

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Partners organizing “The March for Fossil Fuel Freedom”

The March for Fossil Fuel Freedom, to be held on March 16-18, 2019, is being organized by a coalition of faith communities, non-profit grassroots groups, and 350 Silicon Valley, to shine a spotlight on Wells Fargo’s role in financing the … Continue reading

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