Category Archives: Mission

Special offering for April

The April Special Offering will be split between Pacific School of Religion and Chapman University. Pacific School of Religion is the nearest seminary that trains future United Church of Christ and Disciples of Christ pastors. Chapman University is our “local” … Continue reading

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Slavery by another name exposed in Second Saturday Documentary pick, “13th”

Academy Award-nominated Director Ava DuVernay draws a line from the constitutional amendment that freed slaves to the disproportionate number of African-Americans in American prisons today in “13th,” to be screened at 1:30 pm, March 11, at Niles Discovery Church. The … Continue reading

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You’re invited to an Anti-Racism Training on Feb 25

Anti-Racism Training, Part 1 The Christian Church of Northern California Nevada is offering an Anti-Racism Training on Saturday, February 25, 2017, 9:00-4:00, at Niles Discovery Church in Fremont. At this training you’ll learn the difference between racism and personal prejudice, … Continue reading

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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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TRI-CITY VOLUNTEERS TOY PARTY DECEMBER 16

Dig out your Christmas attire and dust off your elf hat! NDC volunteers will again help out at the toy distribution party on Friday, December 16. Last year’s crew had a great time and made it possible for many kids … Continue reading

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PUENTE WILL RECEIVE DECEMBER’S SPECIAL OFFERING

The December special offering is for Puente de la Costa Sur.   Puente serves the San Mateo County South Coast communities of Pescadero, La Honda, Loma Mar, and San Gregorio. Puente both advocates for their communities and leverages resources that foster … Continue reading

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Our Racists Anonymous Group Welcomes Drop-Ins

Our Racists Anonymous 12-Step group is now open to whoever wants to drop in for one or more meetings to discover and recover from the implicit racial bias that hides within and surfaces around us. We are meeting every Sunday, … Continue reading

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