“Baby Basket TODAY…Need a Volunteer Please!  It’d be so nice if a few people would regularly volunteer.  You’re needed!  Won’t you please take a turn? “Baby Basket Clothing items needed listed:

* Girls–Newborn, 9 & 18 Mo, 3T-5T

* Boys – 2T, 3T

* Diapers – Size 1 (small pkgs please)

* Wipes – We’re okay for now

* Toiletries – We assorted toiletries

Oct Ladies Fellowship Lunch will be Tue Oct 12th at Fernandos in Blair at 11:30am.  Bring a friend if you’d like.  Carpool from the church at 11:00am.

“Shoebox Drive Oct 10 thru 31” Samaritans Purse “Operation Christmas Child”.  Our initial goal is 20 shoeboxes.   Display table has information to get you started including plastic shoeboxes, a box for $ donations, donation bins, signup sheets & “how to instructions”!  THE PLAN FOR THE SHOEBOX DRIVE:

1)  Build your own individual shoebox as an individual or family.  Deliver shoeboxes to the church by Oct 31.   OR

2)  a) You can signup to buy specific items to be included in a shoebox    OR

3)  if you’d prefer to donate money toward the $9 per box shipping charge, or any needed items for the shoeboxes, a Collection box is on Display Table.

4)  Shoeboxes will be delivered to a Collection Site the week of Nov 15-22.

  • “Dinner & Movie” Event?  We have 2  available Pro-Life Movies, “Unplanned” or “October Baby” would be a great way to get the Pro-Life message to the community OR  we can show “Overcomer” & kids movie…an animated version of “Pilgrims Progress”.  If interested in helping plan an event… please send Penny a text soon.
  • “Now That Summer Reading Challenge Is Over” Join the NLC “Book A Month” Club!  Take the challenge!  Here’s how it works!
  • The challenge runs Oct-May.
  • * Each age group will be given a minimum goal range for the length of the book.
  • * Read ONE book a month from the NLC Library to earn a $10 gift certificate.
  • * Miss one month?  you’ll still earn a $5 gift certificate.  COME JOIN THE FUN!

Kids 5-7 (K-2) 15 pgs per book

Kids 8-9 (3-4) 40 pgs per book

Kids 10-11 (5-6) 60 pgs per book

Teens (7-12) 200 pgs per book

Adults – 300-400 pgs per book


“Ladies Bible Study” Our Bible Study will started last week and will be held the 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month.  Lunch at  11:15am & Bible Study noon.  We’re studying a Daily Devotional “Safe Within Your Love” by Hannah W. Smith, compiled by David Hazard.  Next Bible Study will be Oct 21.

“Baby Basket Changing of the Seasons”.  WE NEED about 4 people to volunteer to help with a “Changing of the Seasons” workday to change over to Fall/Winter clothing.  Tentative date for this will be Wed, Oct 27 from 10am-?  Bring your lunch or snack if you’d prefer.  See Penny F or Deb E.

“Verses For You”

“Be on your guard; stand firm in faith; be courageous; be strong.Do everything in love.”1 Corinthians 16:13-14

Week At A Glance Oct 10-17

Sun – 9:30am – Sunday School

10:30am – Worship & Kids Church

Baby Basket – noon to 1pm

Tue – Group Prayer 7pm

Wed – Breakfast Fellowship 8:30am


Sun – 9:30am – Sunday School

10:30am – Worship & Kids Church


Oct 10-31  – Shoebox Drive

Oct 12 – Ladies Luncheon

Oct 21 – Ladies Bible Study

Oct 27 – Changing Seasons Workday