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OUR VISION:
We Are…   ORDINARY PEOPLE
Somos…    PERSONAS REGULAR    
Believing… GOD’S LOVE IS FOR ALL
Creemos… EL AMOR DE DIOS ES PARA TODOS
Called To… REVEAL GOD’S PRESENCE IN EVERYONE
Llamados… A REVELAR LA PRESENCIA DE DIOS EN TODOS Y TODA
 
OUR MISSION.
We are an inclusive, diverse, Christ-centered church, in which you have the freedom to be who you are, participate in community, explore spiritual transformation, and be part of social action. 
 
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                You can find our Facebook page at                                   New Life Metropolitan Community Church, VA       

       

WHAT’S HAPPENING@ NEW LIFE MC

         Sunday October 18, 2020
 

DISCOVERY & CONVERSATION:

Sunday evenings at 6pm

TOGETHER: Ten Building Blocks for a Successful Relationship by Ken Martin. (with study guide). $15 + $3 shipping available at revkenmartin.com

 

Wednesday evenings at 7pm

WITNESSING WHITENESS: The Need to Talk About Race and How to Do It, by Shelly Tochluk $30-$36 on Amazon.

 

WEDNESDAY EVENINGS ON ZOOM @ 6:30pm each Wednesday evening.  Please use new Zoom link in email.

 

MEALS-TO-GO PREP DAY  10 am Sat Oct. 24

 

PRAYING TOGETHER: During the Capital Campaign, you are invited to a special Prayer Zoom each Sunday from 10:15-10:30 a.m. before worship.  Also, there will be a special 30-minute Prayer Zoom @ 6:30 p.m. Thursday October 20.     

 

CAPITAL CAMPAIGN VISION GATHERINGS

As we begin, everyone is encouraged to participate in one of several virtual gatherings on Zoom scheduled over the next couple of weeks.

Please see the days/times listed below and email back which session you would like to attend. 

 

GRIEF SUPPORT  (via Zoom 2nd Tuesdays of each month)

Support network folks are available between monthly meetings as needed.

 

PRAYER PENNY FOOTBALL is a fun way to support your teams(s) & donate to our efforts to feed and support children in the Dominican Republic. For additional information & to participate send an email to LindaNLMCC@aol.com 

 

NLMCC CONGREGATIONAL FORUM

12:30 p.m. Sunday October 25 via Zoom

*Early voting offered for those who are not able participate in the annual meeting.

 

NLMCC ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING 12:30 p.m. Sunday November 8 via Zoom – voting on proposed 2021 budget and electing three members to serve on the Board of Directors.

 

NLMCC Sunday Worship services are livestreamed via our Facebook page:

New Life Metropolitan Community Church of Hampton Roads, VA

https://www.facebook.com/NewLifeMCCHamptonRoadsVA/?ref=hl  or you can find links to the service recordings on our webpage newlifemcc.net

 

NLMCC ministry teams, groups & committee meetings continue to be held virtually via Zoom links provided via email.

 

                    THANK YOU!!! 

Your Faithful Generosity – especially in these times of challenge and change – allows NLMCC ministry and presence to continue making a difference…

Projected October Expenses:    $14,163.36

Offerings through 10/04:            $  7,300.00

Please see giving options listed below to send your tithes and offerings.

 

SHARING WHAT NEW LIFE MCC Means To YOU: Week before last you should have received this email request from the Gratitude & Ministry team. 

The original email includes the link and instructions to record the video.  (If you did not receive this email – please send an email to newlifemcc2020@gmail.com so the link and instructions can be provided to you.)
Date: September 22, 2020 at 9:56:33 PM EDT
Subject: Make a Video to Tell Others What New Life MCC Means to YOU!

Good evening, As we are moving forward with our capital campaign to purchase the building, we would like to invite you to submit a video telling each other what the building means to you and/or what New Life MCC means to you.

I have included the directions for creating your video and for watching the videos of others. I hope you enjoy this new way of connecting with each other and sharing your testimony.

Sincerely,

The Gratitude and Ministry Team

Jenn Hughes & Rev. Jim Whalen

 

Giving Options:

  1. Online – contributions can be made by

visiting newlifemcc.net and clicking on the giving tab. Then click on the drop-down tab which will allow you to give virtually through ClearGive. Detailed Instructions for how to use this method were attached to a previous email from the NLMCC treasurer. https://clear-give.com/egive3/index.cfm?LocID=000310001&terminalID=&refresh=true

  1. Mail in – checks can be mailed to the church’s address at 1000 Sunset Drive, Norfolk, VA 23503 
  2. Bill Pay – you can setup a payment through your bank account and your bank will mail a check to the church
  3. Drop off or hand deliver – in the church’s mailbox is also an option (located on the sanctuary front porch entrance – Sunset Drive side of the building).

As always, and especially during this challenging time, we greatly appreciate your continued generosity. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the treasurers at treasurer@newlifemcc.net

 

NLMCC CAPITAL CAMPAIGN VISION GATHERINGS:

Please RSPV as soon as possible to:

newlifecc2020@gmail.com

with which day/time is best for you.

Zoom link will be provided by email.

 

Sunday October 18  @  3:00 p.m.

Tuesday October 20  @  7:00 p.m.

Thursday October 22  @  7:00 p.m.

 

NLMCC VIRTUAL DIRECTORY

If you haven’t already please update your preferred contact info.  You should have received a second email reminder (from no-reply@servantpc.com) with an invitation to update your contact information through a portal link and asking if you would like to be included in our on-line directory (which will be password accessible to NLMCC folks only through the church website once “we” have updated our info).  
 

EMAIL CONTACT: If are not receiving emails from NLMCC, please email revmarkbyrd@gmail.com or nlmcc01bod@gmail.com so your correct contact info can be added to our mailing list.

 
Amazon Smile
– NLMCC is now registered.  Here is the link to use for NLMCC to get money back from your Amazon purchase:
 

 

     2020 Board of Directors (BOD)

Joy Gibbon – Vice Moderator,
Chris Scott – Treasurer,
Emily Gordan – Assist. Treas.,
Jennifer Hughes- Clerk,
Heather Campbell – Assist. Clerk,
Tracey Swinarski – Risk Mgt. &  Building & Grounds
 
 THANK YOU!!!   For Your Faithful Generosity!  
 
 
 
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUING
GENEROSITY AND FAITHFULNESS IN GIVING!