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Make Year-End Gifts on the Church Website - In the course of yearend tax planning, you may find yourself considering special onetime donations. We welcome your donations through the giving page on the church website. Online credit card donations will only count as 2016 donations if your credit card is charged by December 31, 2016. This can take up to 4 business days from the day that you make your donation online.  Checks should be postmarked by December 31, 2016.


A New to New Life class will be held on January 22, at 4:00 p.m. at New Life Riverfalls. N2NL is for those interested in learning more about our church vision, doctrine, strategy, goals, and/or church membership. Child care is available. 


ROBINWOOD

Join us for our First Sunday Potluck on Sunday, January 1. Please stay after the worship service to share a meal and connect and reconnect with one another.


WILSONVILLE

Our January shared meal will be on January 8 rather than January 1 for the celebration of our 5 Year Anniversary.

Do you have photos from events at New Life Wilsonville? We are gathering some in anticipation of our 5 Year Anniversary celebration. Please email them to Pastor Travis.

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Worship Gatherings as Planned

Tomorrow, 12/18, we are planning to have worship gatherings at each of our locations at their regularly scheduled times. Please get out of your neighborhood safely. Most of the main streets are passable and much better. Leave plenty of time to get to church. Please be safe. 

If we get a new snowstorm, please check back before you leave home.

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Adoption Baby Shower - Taylor and Andie are ADOPTING! Everyone is welcome to come by and take a peek at their new baby girl! Celebrate with us after church with root beer floats and popcorn on Sunday, December 18 from 12:00-2:30. Contact Meghan Haugen with questions. 


Riverfalls

Share the Joy Women’s Event Rescheduled - Join us Sunday, December 11 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus to simply celebrate the Joy of Christmas. There will be beauty, books, treats, and more. Bring a friend!

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Inclement Weather

Due to inclement weather, the church office will be closed and all ministries are canceled for Thursday, December 8, 2016.

Snow Policy - On Sundays, if snow or ice on the roads makes travel treacherous where you live, don’t attempt to come to services. On weekdays, if West Linn High School is closed that day, the church’s activities will also be cancelled.

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Snow Policy: On Sundays, if snow or ice on the roads makes travel treacherous where you live, don’t attempt to come to services. On weekdays, if West Linn High School is closed that day, the church’s activities will also be cancelled. Check the blog for official announcements about weather cancellations.


Day of Prayer and Fasting - December 7 is set aside for a day of prayer and fasting for New Life Church. Please join us in prayer on Wednesday. Look for prayer requests on the church blog or in the newsletter.


Perspectives is coming to New Life Riverfalls on January 24 from 6:30-9:15 p.m. This 15 week course will result in New Life church members discovering God's global redemptive strategy. For more information contact Shelley Rogers and pick up a registration form at the Perspectives table in the foyer.


WILSONVILLE

We are looking for volunteers to join our administrative team to put on Sports Camp next August. Sports Camp is our largest outreach event of the year. Over 100 children will be impacted by this ministry. Contact Kristin Franklin if you would like to know more.

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Annual Budget and Elections Meeting - Please join us November 20 at 6:00 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus for the Annual Budget and Elections Meeting.

Get Ready for Christmas: Next week will be the end of the Beginnings series! In December we will anticipate the birth of Jesus by focusing on the words of the angels: Don’t be Afraid! Come and bring a friend as we learn how the coming of Jesus triumphs over fear!


Christmas Schedule: Our service schedule will be a little different because Christmas falls on Sunday this year. New Life Church will have one Christmas Eve service at our Riverfalls Campus at 5:00 p.m. We will have two Christmas Day services both at 10:00 a.m. at our Robinwood and Wilsonville campuses


RIVERFALLS

Share the Joy Women’s Event - Sometimes our joy can get a little lost in the bustle of Christmas, so set aside the evening of December 8 to simply celebrate the Joy of Christmas. There will be beauty, books, treats, and more. Bring a friend!

Nursery Volunteers Needed! If you have a heart for little ones (ages 0-3) and have a desire to bless young families at New Life Church, would you consider serving in the church nursery? In the nursery we take the utmost care of our tiniest New Life members. Each child in our nursery hears a Bible story, is prayed for by name, and sung to as they are rocked and held each week. If you would like to be part of our loving children's leader team, please contact Meghan Haugen. We would love your help!

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Celebrate Recovery Thanksgiving Dinner

You are invited to the Celebrate Recovery Thanksgiving Dinner Celebration on November 18, 2016 at 6:15 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus.

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re:Generation invites you to attend a night of worship and prayer for our country on Sunday evening (November 6) at 5:00 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus. Dinner will be provided.


Please bring your Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes to your church campus by November 13


Join us on November 20 for the Annual Budget and Elections Meeting at 6:00 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus. At the meeting we will introduce new members, vote on our 2017 budget, and approve new elders. Pick up a copy of the proposed budget at your church campus and see the list of elder nominees.

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Day of Prayer and Fasting - November 2 is set aside for a day of prayer and fasting for New Life Church. Following the elections we will certainly have new things to pray for. Please join us in prayer on Wednesday. Look for prayer requests on the church blog or in the newsletter.


Ladies, you are invited to a bridal shower for Caitlin Smith on Sunday, November 13 at 3:00 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus. Caitlin and Adam are registered at Macy's, Target, and Crate and Barrel.


Weekend to Remember Marriage Getaway is a time to be together as a couple and away from the distractions of life. It will be November 18 - 20, at the Red Lion Hotel in Janzten Beach. Visit www.familylife.com or call 1-800-358-6329 to register for the event. Be sure to use our group name, "newlifeformarriage" to receive the group rate. For more information stop by the WTR table in the foyer and pick up a brochure or contact Brian or Rose Miller at 503-913-2412.

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Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes - Since 1993, more than 100 million boys and girls in over 130 countries have experienced God’s love through the power of simple shoebox gifts from Operation Christmas Child. If you would like to pack a shoebox please follow the instructions found in the foyer and return your filled shoebox no later than Sunday, November 13. Please include a suggested donation of $7 per box for shipping. If you would like to follow your box around the world, print a barcode. Contact Heather Hada if you have questions.


RIVERFALLS

Treasureland Family Harvest Party - Treasureland kids, bring your families and friends to a fun party on October 29 from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. in the Riverfalls basement. Friendly costumes are welcome. Donations of candy, small prizes, or pumpkins are appreciated. Please drop them at Riverfalls by October 23. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Meredith.

Women, high school through senior adults, are invited to One Big Bunco Bash on Saturday, November 5 at 6:30 p.m. at the Riverfalls Campus. The cost is $3.00 per person. Come ready to connect with each other with food, fun, and several great prizes! Friends are welcome.

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