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Church News

Deacon Josh to speak on prison ministry

Josh Butler

Do you enjoy–and learn from–the Deacon’s Dismissal series? Some folks at New Life remember Josh Butler, the author of that series, from several years ago when he served as a deacon at New Life. In addition to being a deacon and a talented, insightful writer, Josh engages in prison ministry. In fact, so do some…

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Harvest of Friends Social a Success!

Harvest of Friends Social for Adults with Disabilities provided a meaningful and enjoyable afternoon.   On October 14, 2017, New Life hosted the Harvest of Friends Social for Adults with Disabilities.  We are thankful that our guests and caregivers had a meaningful and enjoyable experience here at New Life.  From an idea started with some markers,…

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Community Hymn Sing returns in August

The Lake Township Historical Society along with the Uniontown Lions’ Club is holding a Hymn Sing on August 17 in the big tent during the Lions’ Club Festival on the grounds of the Hartville Marketplace. More than 350 people attended last year’s hymn sing and many requested that another one be scheduled for 2017. The…

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School Ingathering Blessing is August 13

colored pencils

The first day of school for most Lake Local students is August 17. (Kindergarten students begin the following week.) Lake schools are beginning the school year early, although their start date is not the earliest in the county. One of New Life’s outreach projects is collecting school supplies for the children. Many stores have sales…

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New Life Picnic – August 27

New Life will celebrate Holy Eucharist at the Boettler Park pavilion on Sunday, August 27 at 10am. After the service activities are planned for all age groups to enjoy. And, of course, the picnic food should be delicious. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be supplied. Bring your own beverage and a side dish to share….

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Centering Prayer Sunday: A Quiet Hit!

sally goodall

New Life’s “Centering Prayer Sunday” on July 9, 2017 began with Morning Prayer officiated by Interim Rector Fr. Phil Kunder. Following the service, Sally Goodall spoke to congregants and guests about Centering and Contemplative Prayer. This type of prayer brings us into closer communion with God and requires practice! Congregants were led through 20 minutes of…

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Rubber Ducks Outing – July 21

Akron Rubber Ducks logo

Please join us for the annual Akron RubberDucks game and fireworks on Friday, July 21. At 7:05, the Akron RubberDucks take on the Richmond Flying Squirrels at Canal Park for an evening of sporting fun. At the conclusion of the baseball game, stay for the RubberDucks famous fireworks display to top off your night. All are…

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Men’s Group Gathers for Projects and Pancakes – July 31

The Men’s Group is meeting at the IHOP on Arlington on Monday, July 31 @ 9:00am to discuss upcoming projects and plans and to enjoy some pancakes. They would like you to join them!

Eat, Pray, Love – In Reverse!

Join your New Life friends for Sunday Daily Office of Morning Prayer and a Centering Prayer experience on July 9. First, love God with Morning Prayer. Then transition to a presentation by guest Sally Goodall, a Life Professed Oblate in the Carmelite Contemplative Religious Order. Sally is an experienced facilitator in developing various spiritual disciplines….

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Asset Mapping Workshop – May 7

Please be sure to mark May 7 on your calendar. We have our next meeting with Anne Yug, our Interim Consultant, during coffee hour on that day. Anne will guide us as we map our assets as a church family. Asset mapping can help us work together in a positive way to plan, learn, mobilize, and be inspired….

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