Category Archives: Children and Youth

Help the Youth Raise Money for the Homeless

On Sunday, April 17, the youth Sunday School class will have a bake-sale fundraiser to help support shelter and services for the homeless. This will be on the same day as our Day of Discovery event. We’ll share a potluck … Continue reading

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Confirmation class to see “Bruce Almighty”

The Confirmation Class invites the whole congregation to join them in a screening of the 2003 comedy Bruce Almighty on Saturday, April 2, at 7:00 p.m. The movie centers around Bruce Nolan, a television reporter in Buffalo, N.Y., who is … Continue reading

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Service project: creek restoration

The next Niles Discovery Church community service project will be on March 19, from 10:00 a.m. to about 12:30. We will be working with the Alameda Creek Alliance to enhance wildlife habitat at their adopted restoration site along Alameda Creek. … Continue reading

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Confirmation Class to watch “The Mission”

The Confirmation Class invites the whole church to watch the film The Mission on Saturday, March 19, at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. Set in 18th century Latin America, the film depicts Spanish Jesuits try to protect a remote South … Continue reading

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Confirmation Class to watch Jesus Christ, Superstar

The Confirmation Class invites the whole church to watch the 1973 film Jesus Christ, Superstar on Saturday, February 20, at 7:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. Based on a concept album project written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, and … Continue reading

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Summer Camp dates announced

The DOC Region and the UCC Conference have announced dates for 2016 Summer Camps. It really isn’t too early to start making plans. DOC Camps: June 26-July 2 – Junior Camp (older elementary) June 26-July 2 – Chi-Rho Camp (Junior … Continue reading

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Confirmation Class to watch “Saved!”

The Confirmation Class invites the whole church to watch the 2004 film Saved! This film, rated PG-13, touches on issues of religion, ostracism, homophobia, teen pregnancy, divorce, and disabilities. In the context to teenager’s lives (and a heavy dose of … Continue reading

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