NLICC Women’s Update (03/24/16)

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Current Announcements:

EVENTS  (For the church-wide calendar, click here)

Women's NLIC Calendar at a Glance (1)

  • Easter Breakfast | Sat., March 27th, 8am {Fireside Room}
    Everyone invited!  The Youth Group will be shopping for and putting out muffins, Danishes, fruit and beverages, but we’d love to have some deviled eggs, breakfast casseroles, bacon and sausages from whomever can help. Here’s the link to sign up: https://www.timetosignup.com/nliccwm/sheet/55538/  Questions?  Contact: Heather O’Hara | mama.o@verizon.net
  • Women’s Breakfast | Sat., April 9th, 9am – 10am {Eileen Roberts’  Home}
    Kick off the Spring season with us as we meet together for our quarterly breakfast at Eileen Robert’s home.  There will be time for mingling, eating, and Julie Root will be sharing some thoughts with us — come and hear what God has put on her heart about her recent trip to Israel.  As the WMC has made some changes to our events — please remember that this is the second of just four opportunities in 2016 to join together for our breakfasts.  Don’t miss out!  Prayerfully consider inviting a friend or neighbor as it’s such a wonderful opportunity for outreach!  Contact: Sarah Schroeder | sarah.austin.schroeder@gmail.com

BIBLE STUDIES

  • Weekly Tuesday Morning Bible Study, 9:30-11:30 {Room 217, New Life In Christ Church}
    Join us as we begin Happiness: God’s Invitation to Delight, Celebration and Joy by Randy Alcorn.  The new  six-week study with short DVD portion begins April 12th.  Purchase your own book and bring to class ($12.99 Amazon, make sure you get the Bible Study).  No HW to do prior to the first session.  Call Heather O’Hara with questions or to sign-up.  Contact: Heather O’Hara | mama.o@verizon.net

SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES

  • Urgent Need in Our Community: Help the Amos Family
    On Feb. 22, the Amos family’s home burned down in the Ferry Farm area.  The family of 5 survived by jumping out of a second story window.  Not only did they lose all of their possessions, but several pets perished as well.  If you’re able to help, they are in need of kitchen appliances and clothing: girls’ tops (size 2 & 4); boys’ clothing (size 5/6) and shoes (size 11.5); women’s clothing (size XS/3) and shoes (size 4.5-5); and men’s clothing (L/XL, 32″ waist, 32″ inseam, 42″ arm), especially dress shirts &/or a sports coat (42″), and shoes (size 10.5).  The family isn’t picky and appreciate anything you’re able to give.  Items clearly marked “Amos Family” can be dropped off at the Church Office 540-746-4848 
  • Meals for the Whalens
    Praise God for a precious baby girl Mary Elisabeth born to Patrick and Jessie on March 4th!  Annie Page has created a meal schedule beginning March 9th.  Meals are for 2 adults and 3 children.  Thank you for considering serving the Whalen family in this way!  Contact: Annie Page | page.annie@gmail.com http://www.TakeThemAMeal.com/meals.php?t=SIMR0680 
  • Meals for the Oberlins as They Become a Family of Four
    Praise God for Mackenzie Faith born to Matt & Amanda Oberlin on Feb. 19th!  Heather O’Hara has created a meal schedule beginning Feb 21st.  Meals are for 2 adults and a 1 toddler.  Thank you for considering serving the Oberlin family in this way!  Contact: Heather O’Hara | mama.o@verizon.net

INVOLVEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

  • Sewing & Quilting Ministry Meeting, Wed. April 6th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm {Room 217}
    Come and be a part of our Sewing and Quilting Ministry!  Enjoy fellowship with Godly women while creating items for charity.  We will be making surgery pillows for local hospitals. For information on materials needed to participate in the project, contact: Cassie Adams | gettinintheswing@gmail.com | 
  • Church Kitchen Cleaning Volunteers Needed
    A clean and organized church kitchen allows for us to continue so many ministry endeavors — care groups, receptions, luncheons, daily use by the church staff and Covenant School, etc.  This once-a-month rotation of 1-3 volunteers allows us to deep clean, maintain, and organize a heavily used church resource so it can continued to be used well.  Sign-up with a friend or get to know someone new by serving together in this way!  You can access the sign-up hereContact: Christine Fulcrod 540-746-4848 | nlicc@nlicc.org
  • Bulletin Folding Volunteers
    Do you have a couple hours on a Friday afternoon you can spare?  Sign up HERE to fold bulletins after 1 pm on a Friday.  Takes about 2hrs (faster if you bring a friend!) Contact: Dayra Rumbaugh | 540-786-4848 | dayra@nlicc.org

MISSIONS OF THE CHURCH

  • Food Pantry {Items can be dropped off in foyer in bin marked Food Pantry}
    Adopt a box of macaroni and cheese this week! Would you consider adding a box to your weekly shopping list?  Store brand is fine.  Other ongoing needs: soup, canned vegetables, canned meats (roast beef, ham, tuna, meatballs, sausage), pickles, macaroni & cheese, peanut butter & jelly, floss, toothpaste and face soap.  Contact: Connie Both | bothclan@cox.net

WOMEN’S MINISTRY NEWS

Have a ministry need or idea for an activity?  Contact us at wm@nlicc.org or find us on Facebook.  Additionally, please don’t hesitate to contact us with questions, concerns, praises, or prayer requests.

All for His glory,
The Women’s Ministry Committee

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