From noise to peace… It seems that many of us are seeking respite these days from the noise of everyday life and the harrowing issues of our time. No matter if you call it spirituality or mindfulness, whether you attend a church or not, or whatever your denomination, a Taizé prayer service can provide relief….
You can receive prayer for you or loved ones, and/or you can use your gifts to serve others with prayer in numerous prayer ministries. …
The May 18, 2019 Sock Hop for Adults with Disabilities was a great success! Nearly 50 guests enjoyed music, dancing, yummy food and fun activities. “This is the third time New Life hosted a fun social event for adults with disabilities,” said event organizer Bo Iole. “There aren’t enough social opportunities for adults with special…
New Life celebrated St. Luke the Physician on Sunday, February 24, 2019 with a special service including prayers for healing. St. Luke the Evangelist and gospel writer is thought to have been a physician in the first century. During this service a new ministry was inaugurated at New Life with the commissioning of Healers for the congregation. Five Healers…
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Impacting Lives in our Community
New Life is passionate about being God’s hands and feet in the community. Our Outreach Team organizes numerous programs which serve children, adults and families in need in our local community and beyond. We also host fabulous social events for adults with different abilities. We show appreciation to local emergency responders and social workers. And so much more! We want to love and serve others as a reflection of God’s love, and we give you opportunities to do that too! Here are some of the things we have done or are doing.
No matter what your interest, your age, your ability or your experience, you can make a difference in the world by reaching out with us to serve others!
F.I.S.H. Food Pantry
New Life works with Lake Township FISH to help our neighbors who face food insecurity. In the second half of 2019, we are collecting:
August: Fruit Juice
September: Cleaning Products
December: Instant Potatoes
Check here learn more about FISH or make additional donations!
Wednesday Morning Group
The Wednesday Morning Group meets weekly at 10 A.M. to pray, worship, study and really, really enjoy friendship. The group begins with prayer concerns, followed by a book or study discussion. Those prayer concerns become intercessions for Noonday prayers from the Book of Common Prayer after the discussion, and then those whose schedules permit enjoy lunch together at a local restaurant.
Recent book studies include Walk in Love, Episcopal Beliefs and Practices by Scott Gunn and Melody Wilson Sholb and Tragically Transformed by Stark County’s own Kendra Wriston. Attendance is informal. Join in any Wednesday that you can. Visitors welcome! A once a month evening group is also available for those unavailable during the day. Contact the church office for details!