JANUARY 21, 2018

COUNTDOWN TO WORSHIP

WELCOME & GREETING TIME                  Don Swingle

CALL TO WORSHIP                                          John Balbach

PRAISE AND WORSHIP

Praise Music                                                        Worship Team

KIDS DISMISSED TO NHCC KIDS

SCRIPTURE READING                                   John

Psalm 40:4-8

MESSAGE                                                          Don

Let's Being At The Beginning”              

Genesis 1:1

COMMUNION                                                  John

(The followers of Jesus Christ are welcome to partake as communion is passed)

OFFERING                                                        John

INVITATION                                                       Don

PRAYER TIME                                                   Don

(Sharing of Prayer Requests)

ANNOUNCEMENTS

BENEDICTION                                            John

FLEXTIME

9:00-9:45am   Pray with Elders
9:00-9:45am  Adult Bible Study
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General Announcements

Real Life Groups: For more information on any group (including directions) contact Nate Kline (412-313-1976 or nate@nhcctoday.org). Groups meeting this week:

Adult Bible Study: Sundays (1/21), 9:00am, Downstairs back hallway, traditional Sunday School, leader: Darrell Bolin

Ladies’ Bible Study: Fridays (1/26), 9:30am, NHCC Narthex, leader: Karen Landis

Ladies’ Bible Study: Wednesdays (1/24), 7:00pm, NHCC Narthex, leader: Karen Landis

Kline Real Life Group: 3rd Sundays (1/21), 5:30pm, NHCC Fireplace Room, leader: Nate Kline

Operation Christmas Child: Our January collection item will be stocking stuffers, such as small toys, games, socks, toothbrushes, etc. Our goal this year is to pack 100 shoeboxes! Contact Ricki Meyer, midnitestone06@aol.com.

NHCC Backpack Initiative:  We are collecting individual fruit cups for the month of January. Contact Katie Knox (Katie@nhcctoday.org).

NHCC Teacher’s Meeting:  Katie Knox will be hosting a NHCC Teacher’s Meeting and breakfast on Sunday, January 28 at 9:00am. Meet upstairs in the children’s wing. All teachers and volunteers should plan on attending. Contact Katie@nhcctoday.org.

2017 Tax Forms:  If you would like a 2017 donation letter for tax purposes contact Jim Porter (j-porter@verizon.net).

Elkhorn Valley Christian Service Camp:  Never too early to start thinking Spring & Summer!! For more information visit www.elkhornvalley.com

March 16-17 Deeper  HS/MS Retreat

April 20-21 4th-6th Grade Retreat

May 4-5 1st-3rd Grade Retreat

Cookie Time:  If you have a child or grandchild or spouse in college or serving in the military, please let the Deaconesses know so that we can send them cookies!  Just email Karen Swartzlander at skswartzlander@gmail.com with your loved one's name & address.  The cookies will be mailed after our February 5th meeting. If you had a loved one included in the October mailing, we will use the same address for the February mailing unless we receive updated information. If you would like to bake some cookies & have them included in this mailing, please put them in the kitchen with a note "For college cookies" by Sunday, Feb 4th. If you put two cookies in a baggie or Saran Wrap, that will help us with the packing.  Thank you!

Sweetheart Banquet: North Hills Christian Church's annual student ministry fundraiser takes place on Saturday, February 10 at 6:00pm.  The cost is $20 per person or $38 per couple. This event is about spending time with the people your cherish. The real star of the show is the live auction which raises the majority of our funds and is always a good time. For more information contact Nate Kline (nate@nhcctoday.org). Sign up by visiting our website, www.nhcctoday.org.

Super Bowl Party: Join us on Sunday, February 4 at 6:oopm at the Pelletier home for a Super Bowl watch party! Bring a snack to share. Contact Nate Kline for more information and directions to the Pelletier's.