Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Life

May 10, 2014

CHURCH BRIEFS

GOSHEN

Church roundtable event Tuesday

Church Growth Services and DJ Construction Company are partnering for a roundtable event Tuesday. Organizers say the event is for anyone who wants to have a more effective ministry use from their church facility.

The presentation is set for 4 to 6 p.m. with a free dinner and individual church breakout sessions to follow. The event will be take place at the DJ Construction corporate offices, 3414 Elkhart Road, Goshen.

Bill Walter of Church Growth Services and Enos Yoder of DJ Construction will discuss the ministry triangle and show how to balance ministry objectives with finances and facility, according to organizers.

To register for this free event, email Tammy@DJConstruction.com or call the DJ offices at 533-1645.

NAPPANEE

Patriotic Musical set for May 17-18

Members of Nappanee Missionary Church will host the patriotic musical, “Indivisible” May 17 and 18 at 6 p.m. at the church. The program will feature the Nappanee Missionary Church Worship Choir and NMC musicians accompanied by the 20-piece NMC Winds. Soloists will include Lonnie Ramer of Goshen and Steve Johnson of Cromwell. Mark Potuck of Goshen is the narrator.

According to event organizers, “The musical will feature songs that celebrate our Christian heritage, honor those who have served in our military and commemorate those who gave their lives in military service. Veterans and active military personnel are especially invited and will be honored during the presentation.”

The performance will be preceded each night by a free cupcake and coffee reception in the Grand Hall of the church from 5 to 5:45 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

The church is located two miles north of Nappanee along Ind. 119 at C.R. 50. For more information, call 773-7773, or visit www.nmconline.net

ELKHART

Church to host special program about Haiti

In 2006 a Haitian School, financed by Elkhart Faith United Methodist Church, began operation.

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