Get Connected – 10.11.17


This weekend we continue the message series, “All In!” The teaching texts are Luke 15:1-7 and Acts 15:19-21. The message is “We Care for Lost People!”


Worship services are Saturday at 6:30pm and Sunday at 8:30am, 10:00am and 11:30am.


The nursery (birth – age 3) is open for all worship services. LIFEkidz worship (ages 4 – grade 5) meets on Saturday at 6:30pm and Sunday at 8:30am, 10:00am and 11:30am.


If you signed up to attend Growth Track: Discovery 301, the class will meet during the 11:30 worship service in the upstairs conference room. See you there!


We welcome the following new members who recently completed the Growth Track 101 class: Josh Battaglia, Amanda Bemis, Barbara Cupelli, Becky Gates, Tim Gottus, Christine Kobik, Andy Pannelle, Suzanne Pannelle, Elaine Ruth and Heather Ward.



To sign up, check the box on the Connection Card and be sure to include your name, phone number and email address – or sign up now by emailing your contact info to You will be contacted with more details.


New Life becomes “Candyville” on Friday, October 27 from 6-8pm! Kids, invite your friends, bring your family and come in costume for a fun evening of Trunk-or-Treating and the Candyville Carnival. Would you like to help with this event or decorate a trunk? Check the “Candyville” box on your Connection Card.


Would you like to be part of a ministry that gives people help, hope & healing when they need it most – while making a difference in your own life? Consider becoming a Stephen Minister and let Jesus care for people through you! Training begins January 2018. For more information, check the “Stephen Minister” box on your Connection Card & plan to attend the Stephen Ministry informational meeting on October 29 following the 11:30am worship service, or call 724-436-CARE and leave a message.


New Life provides “Blessing Bags” of non-perishable food and paper items to families in our community during the Thanksgiving season. Please give us the names of families you wish to receive a Blessing Bag by completing the referral form in this week’s Connection and returning it to the Welcome Center NO LATER than Sunday, October 29. Join the team to sort and pack the bags on Sunday, November 5 at 1 pm by checking the “Blessing Bag” box on your Connection Card. The “Compassion – Close to Home” funds provide the resources for this outreach.



It’s time to fill a shoebox and touch a child’s life through Operation Christmas Child! Please pick up a box as you leave worship this weekend. The New Life collection and dedication weekend is November 11-12.


Starting Point – If you are new to New Life or are looking to find out more about who we are and what we believe then stop at the “Next Steps” area for more information. You may also sign up to join us at “Starting Point” on October 22 or November 26. The class meets during the 11:30am worship service.


Are you ready to take the next step? The November GROWTH TRACK classes will meet at 11:30am in the upstairs conference room each Sunday in November during worship. Stop at the “Next Steps” area to sign up for one or more classes.



Mark your calendar for Re:Bloom coming up November 10-12 for Sr High and November 17-19 for Jr High. Pick up an application at the Welcome Center. Registration fee is due with application.  Turn in your form by October 29 for the early bird cost of $95!  Contact Alex DeRosa with any questions (


Sunday, October 29 from 6-8pm is the combined Jr/Sr High Halloween party! We will be giving out free candy and having a costume contest that could win you Nerf guns and other awesome prizes. Invite a friend and come dressed in your best costume!

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