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  • Rev. Dr. Tim Spring, Pastor

    North Hills Community Baptist Church February 2017

    Join us for the

    Chili Cook-off

    Saturday, February 18 5:00 P.M.

    In Fellowship Hall

    Bring a side dish or dessert to share!

    The whole family is invited to come taste chili

    made by some of the church's best cooks.

    If you are interested in entering the competition, please contact Brianne Claus: brianne.claus@gmail.com .

    Prizes awarded!

  • Congratulations to Natalie Marinack who was baptized on

    January 8. Natalie is a senior at Hampton High School. She lives at 2136 S. Villa Drive; Gibsonia, PA 15044 with her parents John and Marian and her sister, Katie. Cindy Binz and Joyce Gongaware are serving as Natalies new member mentors.

    Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Every February, we turn our focus to the America For Christ offering (and warmer weather). This offering puts its sole focus on home missions here in the United States. While we do send missionaries across the globe, and we do have a great partnership with our friends at AMOS in Nicaragua; we still need to keep a sharp eye on those in need at home. In 2016, we received a wonderful commendation from the American Baptist Home Mission Societies honoring us as one of the top 5% of giving churches in the campaign. Think about that, across our country churches of various sizes (some much larger) had campaigns for this ministry=we were among the most generous. This year, we should endeavor to continue to be among the most generous churches in the United States. Last year our church gave more than $2,500 to America for Christ. I think we can do even better. Envelopes for this offering will be arriving in the pews starting February 12th, and we will wrap-up the effort on the 26th. You may put your gift into the offering plate at any time. I pray that 2017s effort will far surpass what we were able to do in 2016. Yours in Christ, Ryan Buschmeyer Chair, Mission Board

    Prayer GroupPrayer GroupPrayer GroupPrayer Group While trying to think of something to write for the prayer group, I was reading Psalm 96 and it seemed to say, "I am what you are trying to say.." An exhortation to God Oh, Sing unto the Lord a new song; sing unto the Lord all the earth. Sing unto the Lord, bless his name; show forth his salvation from day to day. Declare his glory among the heathen, his wonders among all people. For the Lord is great, and greatly to be praised; he is to be feared above all gods. For all the gods of the nations are idols; but the Lord made the heavens. Honor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary. Give unto the Lord, O ye kindreds of the people, give unto the Lord glory and strength. Give unto the Lord the glory due his name; bring an offering, and come into his courts. Oh worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; fear before him all the earth. Say among the heathen that the Lord reigneth: the world also shall be established that it shall not be moved; he shall judge the people righteously. Let the heavens rejoice, and let the earth be glad; let the sea roar and the fullness thereof. Let the field be joyful, and all that is therein; then shall all the trees of the wood rejoice. Before the Lord; for he cometh, for he cometh to judge the earth; he shall judge the world with righteousness, and the people with his truth. KJV Saturday, I went with Tom and Tawnya and a group from the Intercultural Women of Houston with many spouses and some of their youngsters on a tour of The Big Thicket of East Texas, A National Park Preserve. It is a group of many different trees native to East Texas including Cypress, Southern Magnolia, Japan Holly and American Holly and many, many more including Chestnut. As it had stormed mightily the two days before the tour: we were unable to complete the tour as planned because we were not all dressed in hip high, wading boots. Our ranger told us he would be fired if he dared to take us all wading to unknown heights of water, but it gave us all a lesson in how mighty God can be and what storms can come our way: as well as how dangerous water can become. Prayer group meets most Sundays right after the service in JoAnn Swihart's office (room 4). If you have any additional prayers or concerns that have not been brought up during the regular service you may bring them to our attention at any time. Mary Michalek for The Prayer Group: Cindy Binz, Jennifer Bond, Jeanie Nipaver, Jane Prytherch

  • Faithbuilders and the Youth Group invite you to the

    All Church All Church All Church All Church

    GameGameGameGame----AAAA----Palooza!Palooza!Palooza!Palooza!

    Childcare for children 3 and under is available by reservation only. Contact Kendra Detwiler

    (412-492-8385) by February 19 if you need childcare.

    This is a multi generational event put on by the younger of us!

    Please come out to support our young people!

    Anyone available just before Sunday School on February 26 who wants to help set up tables, your help is appreciated!

    YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN A NEW SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS: Join us as we focus on deeper spiritual development. Using Richard Fosters classic book, A Celebration of Discipline, we are learning about prayer, meditation, Bible study, fasting, worship, celebration, and more. The class is a place to learn and explore ways to engage and encounter God. It is facilitated by Brianne Claus and Rev. Dr. Ron Barnes and meets in JoAnn Swiharts office, room 4.

    February@NHCBC Youth Group! grades 6-12 January was an amazing month for the youth group! Jumonville 2017 was a blast! Now for February:

    February 5: Youth Group will meet after church. Lunch provided.

    February 12: Youth Group 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

    February 19: Deal or No Deal! We will be re-creating the popular game show. Dont miss it! 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

    February 26: All Church Game-A-Palooza after church in Fellowship Hall.

    Save the Dates for VBS! July 10-14, 2017

    Faithbuilders grades 2-5 will host Game-A-Palooza with the Youth Group. Join us Sunday, February 26 following worship for this fun event and bring your friends and family.

    Coming up March 4, we will participate in the crafting day benefiting Fostering Hope anytime from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

    Sunday February 26

    right after church

    in the Fellowship Hall

    There will be table games,

    four square, guessing jars

    and more! Bring your

    favorite game and food to

    share. Beverages provided.

    Friends are welcome!

  • Come join us for a crafting afternoon!Come join us for a crafting afternoon!Come join us for a crafting afternoon!Come join us for a crafting afternoon!

    Blankets, Bags, and Bears! Benefitting Fostering Hope Ministry, a ministry for children entering

    the foster care system. Saturday, March 4, 2017 Saturday, March 4, 2017 Saturday, March 4, 2017 Saturday, March 4, 2017 2:00 pm 2:00 pm 2:00 pm 2:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:00 pm 5:00 pm Held at North Hills Community Baptist ChurchHeld at North Hills Community Baptist ChurchHeld at North Hills Community Baptist ChurchHeld at North Hills Community Baptist Church 7801 Thompson Run Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 152377801 Thompson Run Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 152377801 Thompson Run Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 152377801 Thompson Run Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15237

    Join Girl Scouts, Senior Citizens, and Mission minded folks! All ages invited no crafting experience needed.

    Cost Donation of 1 hair brush, deodorant or toothpaste/person RSVP your attendance to (412)366-2662

    ** Multiple Chinese Auction baskets will be available to bid on **

    Rummage Sale CancelledRummage Sale CancelledRummage Sale CancelledRummage Sale Cancelled Please note that the Mission Board will not hold a Rummage Sale in May 2017. Please do not bring donations to

    the Church garage, but rather donate them to Goodwill or your favorite charity.

  • INQUIRERS CLASSES are scheduled to begin Saturday, February 25 at North Hills Community Baptist Church. Any youth who is interested in learning more about what it means to follow Jesus and may be interested in baptism is welcome. Please see Pastor Tim to learn more.

  • North Hills Community Outreach

    Food Bank Collection for February

    Canned Tuna, Meal-in-a-Box,

    Tuna/Hamburger Helper Items may be placed in the box

    under the church mailboxes.

    Pleasant Valley Shelter Please check the table at the back of the

    sanctuary for a list of items needed to prepare

    dinner on Tuesday, February 28 You may

    sign up to bring food or volunteer to help

    prepare and serve the food. If you are

    interested see Bill Davis (412-716-4187). The

    Mission Board thanks you for your continued

    support of this ministry to provide dinner for

    the homeless men at Pleasant Valley Shelter.

    February Nursery Schedule

    5 Mindy Quinn

    12 Jennifer Castellano

    19 Marian Marinack

    26 Dawn Peterson

    February Toddler Room

    5 Cole Buschmeyer/Jessie Dull

    12 Casey Tissue/Jennifer Bailey

    19 Natalie Marinack/Laura Lasky

    26 Josh Mendicino/Cindy Rudolph-Dugan

    February Childrens Church Schedule

    5 Trent Tunnell & Brad Hopkins

    12 Laura Lasky & Zoey Allen

    19 TBA & Joah Detwiler

    26 Deedee Guerrero & Gia Castellano

    The Ladies Breakfast Club will meet at Panera, 7217

    McKnight Road, Thursday, February 16 at 9:30 a

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