July 28th-29th we will be focusing on extending the love of God both near and far! New Life has a heart for the both community of Jacksonville and the nations. This weekend will be a small picture of what happens through our congregation every day. We encourage to you take part in this weekend by joining an outreach group with our Points of Light Outreach, July 28th, and by signing up to make a meal for our Taste the Nations event on Missions Sunday. To get involved click on the register buttons below.
Points of Light Outreach // Saturday, July 28 // 9am
This Points of Light Outreach our heart is to bring the love of God near to the city of Jacksonville. There are several different outreach groups that you can be a part of from sharing quarters with those at the laundromat and delivering furniture to families in need, to getting your hands dirty at Eden Gardens and praying that individuals have healing in their body. There is something for every level of faith and for every member of the family!
Missions Sunday // Sunday, July 29 // 10am
Guest Speaker: Dr. Jerry Williamson President of Go to Nations
In the hallways you will find tables with information on missionaries we support. You can meet some of the people on the front lines of reaching to the far corners of the earth and find ways to connect with them on even greater levels.
Taste the Nations
After the service we invite you to the Follow Youth Room to come sample ethnic goods from regions all over the world.
We love that in our congregation we have so many different nations represented. We invite you to sign up to contribute an authentic dish from your country of birth to “Taste the Nations.” There will be 5 regions; South/Central America, Europe, Eastern Europe/Middle East, Asia, and Africa. Click below to commit to bringing a dish. We will receive all of the dishes Sunday, July 29th from 9am-10am in the Follow Youth Room.
Get ready to fill your foodie passport with stamps from all over the world.