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Longest Night Service

A service of Light in the Midst of Darkness “This may be one of the most important gifts we give the wider community,” Pastor Jeff said, speaking of the Longest Night Service. For many, Christmas time is a bittersweet time … Continue reading

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Your Family Journey Collage

Everyone is invited. No experience required. Drop in and have fun creating a Family Journey Collage on Saturday, November 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or Sunday, November 15, from noon until 6:00 p.m. Canvases and mixed media supplies … Continue reading

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Facilities dedicated a gala Open House and Service

Members, friends, neighbors, dignitaries, and people from our denominations gathered on Sunday, May 17, for celebration and a festive service of dedication of the Niles Discovery Church facilities. Guestimates run as high as a couple hundred people came to the … Continue reading

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Construction Corner – April 2015

After receiving our temporary occupancy permit on February 20, the Construction Team and our consultants worked tirelessly to prepare the building for move-in and occupancy. Many volunteers helped clean, move, and unpack, and attend to projects large and small to … Continue reading

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Holy Week service plans announced

Pastor Jeff announced plans for marking the holiest week of the church year. The Palm Sunday worship service (March 29) will center around a cantata presented by our choir. At the Ninth Hour was written in 2009 by composer Allen … Continue reading

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Worship on the road is “working”

“I think it’s going really working,” Pastor Jeff Spencer said of the church’s experience of holding Sunday morning worship services at the Macau Cultural Center, 109 J Street. “Attendance is holding steady and the choir is really helping out,” he … Continue reading

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Lenten services planned with local UCC churches

We will continue to share Ash Wednesday, Maundy Thursday, and Good Friday services with Filipino-America UCC, Little Brown Church of Sunol, Fremont Congregational Church, and Filipino-America Evangelical UCC. The service on Ash Wednesday (February 18) will begin at 7:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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