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Church News

Celebrate With Us at Our Christmas Eve Service!

Come to New Life’s beautiful Christmas Eve Service on Monday, December 24 at 7 pm. Our talented guest musicians and singers begin the music at 6:45. The service begins at 7 pm. The sights and sounds of celebrating Christmas wouldn’t be complete without the traditional candle-lit singing of Silent Night! This is a favorite part…

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Taize Prayer Service November 4, 2018 Open to All

With the general election on November 6 and the holidays just around the corner, take 45 minutes to calm your soul and sit with God for a while. New Life will host an interdenominational Taize Prayer Service on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 7 P.M.  Surround yourself with quiet prayer, reflection, meditation and outstanding music. The…

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Taize at New Life Sunday, September 30, 2018

New Life will host another beautiful, interdenominational Taize Service on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 7 P.M. Join us for 45 quiet minutes of prayer, reflection, meditation and music. The Taize service is especially meaningful for those who want to experience the presence of God without any particular denominational liturgy. The focus is only on…

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Lots of Fun at Operation Orange 2018: Photos!

On September 7, 2018 from 9-11 pm, some energetic New Lifers showed up for the Akron Canton Foodbank’s annual Operation Orange. They handled thousands of pounds of oranges and apples,  separating them into smaller bags for distribution. And they had a great time too! This volunteer opportunity is one of many outreach activities the church…

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Operation Orange @ Akron-Canton Foodbank

New Life members are grabbing family and friends to help out for Operation Orange, the sixth annual 24-hour volunteer event at the Akron-Canton Foodbank. New Life’s shift is Friday, September 7, 2018 from 9-11 P.M. If you want to join in this worthy effort for hunger relief, contact the church at 330-699-3554. New Life has…

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Taize Service to be held July 29, 2018

Many describe the unique, interdenominational Taize Service as “spiritual, not religious”.  Maybe because it is simply 45 quiet minutes of prayer, reflection, meditation and music. Come to this beautiful service on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 7 pm at New Life. It is open to anyone wanting to experience the presence of God in a…

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Join the Wednesday Morning Group

All are invited to New Life’s Wednesday Morning Group for Holy Conversation at 10:30 am in the church parlor. The group is currently reading Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People. Here is how Amazon describes the book: “What if that person you’ve been trying to avoid is your best shot at grace today? …And…

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Chocolate and Your Spiritual Life

Christ and the Chocolaterie is an original, innovative, and lively Lenten course inspired by the film Chocolat, based on the bestselling novel by Joanne Harris. Using characters in the film as a starting point for exploring issues about God and the world, this series has group sessions on the themes of giving, acceptance, and change. Each session includes…

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Prison Ministry at New Life

On Sunday, October 29, 2017, Deacon Josh Butler visited New Life to share his long experience ministering to men in prison, including those on death row. He spoke of the challenges associated with this work and shared stories about the incarcerated people with whom he has maintained relationships. Deacon John invited New Lifers to consider…

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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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