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Posts from June 2015

Njoro Mission Clothing, Toiletries, Game and Book Drive for August 6 Mission Trip

We will be leading Bible School for our OVC (Orphans and Vulnerable Children) program students., 7- 17 years old. Our contact, Catherine Wambui, has requested soccer balls, jump ropes, play clothes (t-shirts, jeans, skirts)for the students and drama clothes for doing plays with the children. We will be collecting soap, wash clothes, old nylon hose, American…

Psalms Bible Study

The 2nd Friday each month, 12 p.m., Docherty Center In June about 10 of us gathered to study the Psalms to grow our spirituality practices and to increase our academic understanding of the Psalms.  Come to our July gathering as explore more aspects of the Psalms. The next gathering is July 10. For more information,…

Ramadan Fast Breaking Meal

Thursday, July 9, Institute of Islamic and Turkish Studies Imam Ayaz of the Institute of Islamic and Turkish Studies invites up to 30 people from the NYAPC church to join them in the daily fast breaking meal during the Ramadan season.  We are invited to gather for an activity and tour at 7:30 pm and then join in a community meal from…

NYAPC Flute Ensemble Performed in Worship on 6/28/15

We wish to thank our NYA Flute Ensemble for their participation in worship this morning.  “Shall we Gather at the River,” by Baptist minister Robert Lowry was originally entitled “Hanson Place,” referring to the Hanson Place Baptist Church in Brooklyn where he served as pastor.   “Brother James’ Air” was written by James Leith Macbeth Bain, a Scottish minister and prolific religious author…

Prayer for Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC

O Lord, we pray for Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston and for our brothers and sisters in Christ who lost lives and loved ones. They are experiencing grief and pain and sorrow that passes understanding in these days. We stand alongside them, but we know that sympathy alone cannot bind up a broken heart. Only you, O God, in your abounding and…

Summer Schedule for Adult Sunday School Classes

From May 24 through September 6, we’ll have one worship service each Sunday at 10 AM and Adult Church School at 9 AM. Sunday, 9:00 am, Lincoln Chapel “Adventures in Prayer” Maybe you are new to prayer.  Maybe prayer is as natural to you as breathing.  This class, which will meet in the Lincoln Chapel from 10:20-10:50 on two-service Sundays, is for…

Volunteers Needed

Care and Prayer James (Jim) Davidson and Jay Davenport are ending their appointment as the volunteers for the Care and Prayer List weekly outreach and publication at the end of May. We are searching for members who have the same respect and dedication to continue the publication. Jim and Jay will train who volunteers to continue the ministry. If you are interested in volunteering, please…