Thought for the Week from the Desk of Pastor Lynch
"13 Jesus answered, “Everyone who drinks this water will be thirsty again, 14 but whoever drinks the water I give them will never thirst. Indeed, the water I give them will become in them a spring of water welling up to eternal life." ~ John 4:13-14
- Countdown to 1580 Summit Celebration!
Saturday, April 19th
NPBC Gospel Concert - 1580 Summit Road 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday, April 20th
Easter Worship Services
8 a.m. - 1580 Summit Road
9:30 a.m. - 1829 Elm Street
11:15 a.m. - 1580 Summit Road
1580 Launching Committee - Photographers
Photographers are still needed to cover launch activities and 1580 Celebration service on April 20th. If you are interested please see Sister Lavern Sutton.
- The Daniel Plan
Achieving a healthy lifestyle is nearly impossible to do alone. You don't have to do it alone! Join us on the Journey to a healthier all-around lifestyle! The Daniel Plan offers practical solutions to improving your health physically, spiritually, relationally and emotionally. Integrating these Essentials can lead to a more vibrant life, ultimately preparing you to live out your calling.
Classes will held on Wednesday, April 30th thru Thursday, June 5th. Groups will be held at 1829 Elm Street and 1580 Summit Road. Click here to register for the Daniel Plan.
- Education Student Survey
The Ministry of Academic and Family Education requests your help. Please complete the following Educational Student Survey to better serve the students and families of New Prospect Baptist Church and the community. This survey is for students in grade levels 7 - 12. Parents are encouraged to take part in the survey as well. Click here to complete the survey. Thank you for your time.
- April 2014 Student of the Month
Complete the Ministry of Academic and Family Education Recommendation Form to vote for the April 2014 Student of the Month. Nominees may include students in grades K - 12 and young adults 19 - 21 years old. Click here to download the form or click here to complete the survey online and read further instructions. The deadline to complete the survey is Sunday, April 27th.
- The Cincinnati Pride Grant
The Cincinnati Pride Grant provides financial aid assistance for Cincinnati Public School graudates, in partnership with the University of Cincinnati. Click here to view the Cincinnati Pride Grant Fact Sheet.
- Emerging Ethnic Engineers Program
The Emerging Ethnic Engineers Family Science Academy provides hands-on experience and activites for students and parents in the fields of engineering, math, science and technology. The program will take place during the following dates: 6/14, 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19 and 7/26. Click here to download and complete the 2014 Family Science Academy Application. Applications must be received by Friday, April 4th.
The Summer Institute brings more awareness and interest about engineering and technology to ethnic students, while improving their math and science skills. The Summer Institute will take place between June 16th and July 18th. Click here to download and complete the 2014 Summer Institute Application. Applications are due by Friday, April 11th.
- SOAR Mentors Needed for Youth
Do you have the time to mentor a youth that has been in trouble?
SOAR is looking for dedicated adults who are interested and willing to make a positive impact on the life direction of a youth or young adult!
You can provide an opportunity for youth and young adults to build positive and quality relationships through mentoring while empowering them to make positive life choices in order to maximize their personal potential.
Contact the church office at 513-721-2355 if you want to make a difference.
- Personalized Hand-letter Nameplates
Calligraphy with Clarence Winston. Name plates are $5.00 and family plates are $15.00. Proceeds benefit the NPBC 1580 Summit Project. To place an order see Bro. Clarence Winston or Sis. Annette Delaney or call 513-827-0617.
- ON THE AIRWAYS!!
Sunday Night New Prospect is on the airways at 7 p.m. Tell your friends, tell your neighbors, tell your frenemies to tune in to 1050 AM to listen and join our worship services. You can listen online at www.inspiration1050.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.
- Media Ministry Team Welcome
Are you interested in the big screen? Are you interested in quality sound? If this sounds like you, volunteer for the Media Ministry. Please see Brother Daryl Lee in the sound booth to fill out an interest card or sign up by calling the church office at 513-721-2355.
- An invitation to Ministry
Do you have a desire to always make people feel welcome? There is nothing more welcoming to visitors and newcomers than a happy, smiling person at the front door greeting people as they enter to worship in God's house. The role of the Greeter is to welcome everyone into our midst, whether members, family or friends. Greeters are the FIRST impression visitors have of our congregation and our ministries. If you have this desire, you are invited to join this ministry.
G - gracious spirit
R - reverent demeanor
E - encouraging heart
E - eagerness to serve
T - tolerant nature
E - effervescent smile
R - resolute character
Meeting time: Every 4th Saturday at 11 a.m.
How to Join: Contact the church office at 513-721-2355 or join us at any regularly scheduled meeting.
- Travel with New Jerusalem & New Prospect to London & Paris
8 day tour of two of the world’s most popular cities on one fabulous tour! Land in London spend 3 days in London then sit back and relax on the Eurostar High Speed Train to France. Tour Paris then have a relaxing flight home with many pleasant memories. Land Price $2,549, Singles add: $600 to $1,200. Pick up detailed information in the vestibule. Call Yvonne Allen-Smith at 513-721-2355 for additional information.
- Romans 8:1 Ministry
Do you think God is mad at you? Do you think you've done something that you can't return from? Do you think your sin is so bad God can't forgive you? Romans 8:1 meets every 2nd Saturday to help you realize God is not mad at you!
- Enjoy our new Refreshment Center located in the Fellowship Hall
Enjoy 8 Drink Selections, 21 snack sections of chips, candy and healthy products.
Machine will accept coins and $1-5.00 bills. All proceeds will go to the Capital Campaign.
- New Prospect Male Chorus
All males interested in being part of The Male Chorus of New Prospect come out and rehearse on Mondays at 7:30 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.
- 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
Looking to be fed for spiritual growth? Attend Bible Study Wednesdays at 12 p.m. and 6:15 p.m.
The Ministry of Academic and Family Education is in need of volunteer tutors for all subject areas; i.e., history, reading, math, science, etc. If you are interested, and available to tutor, please call the church office and leave your name, telephone number, days available and subject that you are interested in tutoring.
- 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
Do you have empty ink catridges? Bring them to New Prospect. We can recycle them and get paid for them. Please place them in the box in the Fellowship Hall or give them to an usher.
- 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.