Thought for the Week from the Desk of Pastor Lynch
7 "The LORD is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knoweth them that trust in him." ~ Nahum 1:7
- The Community Bible Experience Small Groups
Spring Term will begin on Wednesday, April 8th. Study will be based on the book Books of the Bible - Covenant History by the Community Bible Experience (click here to view book information). To register for this study group click here.
- 7 p.m. Evening Service
Be sure to join us each Sunday live from our 1580 Summit Road location on our WGRI 1050 AM radio station. Our guest this Sunday, March 29th is Pastor Brandon McIntosh of the Macedonia Baptist Church in Columbus, Ohio.
- The Last 7 Words
"The Last 7 Words" Community Worship Service will be held on Good Friday, April 3rd at 7 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. Will include performances from the Dunamis Mime & Worship Ministry.
- Vashawn Mitchell Easter Celebration Concert
On Saturday, April 4th at 7 p.m. at 1580 Summit Road. Vashawn Mitchell will perform hit singles such as "Nobody Greater" and "Turning Around". Tickets on sale now at CincyTicket.com and New Prospect or call 513-485-1958.
- Kitchen Help Needed
If you are interested in volunteering your time and talents in our NPBC kitchen, please call the church at 513-721-2355.
- Congrats to the New Members!
"And the Lord added to the Church daily such as should be saved." Acts 2:47
We Thank God for adding 67 new members to our family of faith in the months of January and February; 17 have come as Candidates for Baptism and 41 have come under their Christian Experience and 9 are seeking restoration.
What a joy to receive, believe and grow through God's Word. Help welcome these new members. Our job is to love on them, and pray God will keep us all growing in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ.
- NPBC Ministry Hours of Operation
Church closes at 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday.
Sunday - the church will be locked at 2:30 p.m. unless there is a scheduled afternoon program.
All persons and ministries are asked to exit the building by times indicated. Please schedule your time accordingly. Your cooperation is appreciated.
- Disaster Response Team Training
Register by Thursday, March 12th for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). A 21 hour CERT training is mandatory. The schedule is six mondays, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. or an optional five Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., March 16th through April 25th (no class April 4th).
- The Ministry of Academic & Family Education (M.A.F.E.)
M.A.F.E. is offering GED prep for ages 18 and up. Call the church at 513-721-2355 to schedule a session.
- New Prospect/Roselawn Condon School Tutorial Program
Tutors are needed for third grade reading and fifth grade science. If you are interested, call LaVern Sutton at 513-721-2355. Applications are available at the Welcome Center.
- Book Donations
Do you have gently used books for children ages 5 and under you are no longer using? Please consider donating them to the nursery.
- Nursery Home Donations Needed
The Mission is collecting new socks and personal hygiene items to deliver to local nursing homes. Please place donated items in the barrels located in the Fellowship Hall.
Cincinnati Playhouse in the park presents Buzzer, starting Eric Lynch, son of Pastor Damon Lynch, III. Dates, times and prices are as follows:
March 27th at 8 p.m.
Section A: 17 seats/$46.50 per person
Section B: 41 seats/$30.65 per person
March 28th at 4 p.m.
Section A: 12 seats/$46.50 per person
Section B: 40 seats/$30.65 per person
Due to the nature and content of this play it is recommended for adults only.
- 2014 Contribution Statement
If you would like to receive a copy of your 2014 contribution statement, please complete one of the blue forms on the Welcome Center Counter and put it in the box beside it.
- Pastorís Anniversary Souvenir Booklet Space Available
If you are interested in placing an advertisement or purchasing space in the souvenir anniversary booklet, please see the Pastorís Aide members stationed at the table in the Overflow Area after both the 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Sunday Services.
- Cape Cod, New England Tour
Our next annual trip is planned for July 12th - 18th, 2015. Additional information may be found in the flyer located on the Media Counter.
- Volunteer Athletic Director Needed
We are in need of a willing spirit with experience in scheduling, coordinating and managing the diverse personalities that utilize our gym on a daily basis. If you are interested in showcasing your talents and supporting our church and the Roselawn Community through providing this valuable service, please call the church office at 513-721-2355.
- GED Program
Temple Bible College (located at 3202 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45229) is
planning to host a GED Program. If you are interested in participating in this program, please call Kathy at the church office (513-721-2355). Be sure to indicate whether you would be
interested in morning classes (9 a.m. - 12 p.m.) or evening classes (5 - 8 p.m.).
- Frontline Ministries
Front Line Ministries invites all members to serve as ushers, greeters, nursery workers, hospitality crew members, audio visual (AV) team members, parking lot attendants, and hospitality kiosk team members for both the 8 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. services. Funeral ushers are also needed. If you are interested in serving in any of these areas, please complete a Connect Card and turn it at the Welcome Center Desk. Be sure to include all of your contact information and which ministry you wish to serve in.
- Volunteer Phone Callers Needed
We are in need of volunteers to make follow up phone calls to first time guests. If you are interested in performing this valuable service, please call the church office at 513-721-2355.
- Pastor's Aide Meetings
If you are
interested in becoming a part of the Pastor's Aide Ministry, please mark your calendar for the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 6:15 p.m. The meetings will be held in the Trustees
- Free Bread Wednesdays!
Through the generosity of the Panera Bread Company we have free bread for you every Wednesday. Be sure to bring a bag.
- Schedule Meetings & Events
If your ministry or group would like to host an event or meeting at the church, please contact our Ministry Administrator, Annise Anderson at 513-721-2355 or email her at: email@example.com.
- It's Fast! It's Easy! It's Free!
Your Kroger Plus Card can help New Prospect earn money while you save money. Kroger will send NPBC a donation each quarter based on how much our supporters spend. Go online to register your card.
- Go to KrogerCommunityRewards.com
- Select 'Create an Account'
- Select 'New Prospect Church' as your charity
- Scroll down, click 'Community Rewards'
- Enter our code #83765
- Select 'SAVE'
- Each time you check out slide your Kroger plus card or enter alternate id.
Participating in the Kroger Community Rewards Program has no affects on your accumulation points. Problems setting up the account? Call 1-866-221-4141.
- Travel with New Prospect to London & Paris
Due to overwhelming demand, additional seats have been added to the London/Paris tour. We now have 25 additional seats. The seats are being offered on a first-come basis. A deposit of $250 is required a.s.a.p. to hold your space. If you are still interested in traveling with New Prospect to London/Paris in June 2015, please contact Yvonne Allen-Smith or Annise Anderson by calling the church office at 513-721-2355.
- New Prospect Male Chorus
All males interested in being part of The Male Chorus of New Prospect come out and rehearse on Mondays at 7 p.m.
- Men's Ministry - B.A.M.
B.A.M. meets every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. All men are invited to be an active member of the Men's ministry.
- Just a Sister Away Women's Ministry
The ministry is inviting all ladies to join. Meetings are held every 2nd Saturday of the month at 11 a.m. in the Conference Room.
- New Mobile Text Ministry
Join our new Mobile Message Ministry and stay current by texting "New Prospect" to #55469. You will be able to keep in touch and stay up-to-date with New Prospect events.
- Got Prayer? Need Prayer?
There is POWER in PRAYER! Every Monday at 6 p.m. we come together to pray, strongholds destroyed and share praise reports! Come on out and witness the mighty works of our Father.
- Bible Study
Please note that the Daniel Plan starting date has been changed. It will begin in January. Hold onto your books, or go ahead and order yours if you haven’t already done so. We look forward to your continued presence at Wednesday noon or 6:15 p.m. weekly Bible Study classes.
- Academic Servants
The Ministry of Academic and Family Education is looking for academic servants. If you are interested, please see the flyers at the Media Counter or you may contact Crystal Davis at 513-206-2496, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- In Reach/Out Reach
Congregational Care wants to reach out to our members who have been away from church. If you are aware of a member who has been away, please contact the church office with information.
- Ink Cartridges
Please consider donating your used cartridges to the church so that we may recycle them. The collection box is located in the church office. You are welcome to drop off your cartridges at any time.
- Looking for Job Opportunities?
Check out the Job bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. If you are a hiring manager, or know of employment opportunities, please contact the church office with information.
- Community Events
For details on community events, concerts, fashion shows, benefits and fundraisers please see information on the bulletin boards in the Fellowship Hall.