Category Archives: Spiritual Journey

Worship Trainings Planned

Pastor Jeff and Pastor Brenda are offering training session for people who are interested in becoming or continuing to serve as Liturgists Leaders of the Time with the Children Communion Elders For people who are interested in becoming or continuing … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday service moves us into Lent

The church will gather for a special worship service on Ash Wednesday, March 1, at 7:30 p.m. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, the holy season the leads us to the climax of the church year, the celebration of … 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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After baptisms and confirmations, four join church

The conclusion of the weekend may have been four young women confirming their faith and becoming Participating Members of the congregation, but it was hardly an ending. “Confirmation is much more a turning point than an ending,” Pastor Jeff explained … Continue reading

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Share Your Stories at the Day of Discovery

What do you most love about Niles Discovery Church? On Sunday, April 17, following worship, we will have an opportunity to share our stories about our church and discover together the core values and elements of ministry that we are … 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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Now What?

March is a pretty big month for me. Aside from being the month of my birth, March also commemorates two big moments in my life as your pastor: the anniversary of my first official Sunday here at Niles Discovery Church … Continue reading

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