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Mission Reading Books 2016

2424815The Mission Reading Books for 2016 are now available! There are now many different options available for reading the new missions books!

From the NPH website you can download *free* PDF edition as well as audio version!

http://www.nph.com/nphweb/html/nph/itempage.jsp?itemId=U-6216

Kindle Downloads are also available for only 99 cents each! Links are available next to each title below.

Amazon Adventures by Larry Garman [Kindle Link]
Join the Garmans as they walk through the jungle, navigate the raging Marañon, slip quietly along a remote trail, and celebrate God’s amazing grace.

Branching Into Missions by Tim Crutcher [Kindle Link]
This book invites you to find an opportunity for missions involvement that connects your heart with the needs around the world.

Messengers of Holiness by Amy Crofford and Brad Crofford [Kindle Link]
This book reminds us of Africans who were and are messengers of holiness in Africa and beyond and encourages us to dream with those whom God calls to missions now and for the future.

A Missions Mosaic by Donna M. Wilson [Kindle Link]
While Canada has frequently sent Nazarene missionaries abroad, the country’s open immigration policy has created an influx for new opportunities for ministry at home.

Coming Up: Missionaries to Haiti Darin & Tonya Kucey

Kucey Family 2013

In July we will have the great opportunity to hear from Darin & Tonya Kucey, Missionaries to Haiti. An article in Engage magazine describes their experience, and it is a profound description of the work of the Church of the Nazarene, which “is the largest protestant denomination in the country” which is “the most impoverished nation in the Western hemisphere.”

The full article can be found here, Explosive Growth in Haiti Creates Opportunity for Work and Witness.

Announcements for March 15th, 2015

Tuesday, March 17th – First Meeting of the Ladies Study group at Kathy Ober’s house, 6:30pm. FMI kathleen.ober@yahoo.com.

Wednesday, March 18thEllsworth Area Lenten Service at St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church. The speaker will be Rev. Joe Donahue from the Church of the Nazarene. This guy sounds pretty shady but let’s go on out and support him! 7pm 134 State St, Ellsworth.

Sunday, March 22nd – Re-scheduled Alabaster Sunday! This special offering will go towards building projects around the world such as Hospitals, Schools, and Churches.

Saturday, March 28th – 6:00pm NYI Galactic Nerf War. No experience needed. Come on out for snacks and Nerf war.

Sunday, March 29th – Palm Sunday is the first of two Sundays where you and your family will have an opportunity to have a photograph taken for the new 2015 Church Directory! Come on out and have pictures taken!

Sunday, April 5th – Easter Celebration! Sunday School is cancelled but we will have a Pancake Breakfast at 8:30am followed by our Easter Celebration Service at 10:30am. During breakfast you will have your second chance for Church Directory photographs.

Sunday, April 12th – Annual Meeting. Come on out to hear about what has been happening in the life of the church in the last year and what we are looking forward to in the year ahead!