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October 20, 2019

October 19 – Haymarket Day

Linton Hall Campus Reaching the Community!
Haymarket Day is a great opportunity to Deploy into our local community! Attended by over 20,000 people each year, this is a great opportunity to impact our community. for more information or to sign up to serve! Click here to sign up to serve!

October 20 – KidZone Baptism Class – Linton Hall

Has your child been talking or asking about Baptism?
On Sunday, October 20, KidZone is having a “Next Step” class for kids. This class is designed to help kids understand their next steps in becoming part of God’s family. It’s geared for kids in 3rd grade and older and is appropriate for kids who are just beginning to ask questions as well as kids who have said they are ready to be baptized.
The class takes place during the 11:00 service.
Parents are highly encourage to attend with their child so they can further the discussions at home. Kids in 1st and 2nd grade are allowed to attend, but a parent must attend with them.
If your child would like to attend please  so we are sure to have enough space and materials.

October 20 – Ordination Service

6pm in the Keg Room
Celebrate the four staff members and a volunteer who are responding to God’s call to join Him in His work by being ordained. The staff members, James Parker, Elinor Kinnier, Chad Booher, and Cruz Rueda-Lopez have already been Commissioned into ministry but we want to publicly celebrate and acknowledge God’s call on their lives. Additionally, Will Butt who is a key volunteer at New Life, will be joining them. Will has been serving our men, making disciples, and is entering into a wonderful ministry in the community giving us the opportunity to send him with our blessing and support.

October 26 – Movie Night @ Piney Branch

Popcorn @ 6:30pm, Greatest Showman at Dusk!
Grab a blanket (or lawn chair) and invite your neighbors, friends, and family to join you at Piney Branch Elementary School for a movie night! Then invite them to come to service with you on Sunday to hear what we can learn about God from the movie. There are opportunities to serve on set-up and tear down as well. for more information or to sign up to serve!

October 27 – High School Hootenanny!

6-8pm at the nZone
Invite a few friends to this epic event of the fall! Open to all high schoolers. We’ll end our fall season with a huge game of Manhunt. See you there!

October 27 – Cornhole Mania!

Free! Starts at 12:30pm with Lunch!
Invite some friends and join us for this free event! This cornhole social event will kick off at 12:30 with lunch. There will be activities for kids too! While the event is free, you will need to register individually. There will be a random draw at 1pm to partner all participants. Prizes will be awarded at the end of the event. Click here to register!

Tech and LiveStream Opportunities

Deploy on Sunday mornings with the Tech and/or LiveStream Teams!
Looking for a fun way to get involved on Sundays? Consider trying out the tech team here at New Life! No experience is necessary – we can train you! to get connected.

November 3 – Discovering Discipleship – Chantilly

During Third Service in Meeting Room 2
Find out what it means to be a disciple who makes disciple makers. No experience necessary! We will take a look at tools that can be used in disciple making and more.

November 17 – Baby Day/Parent Dedication

Register by October 30 to participate!
You have been entrusted with this precious gift of life and we look forward to partnering with you as you begin this journey. Our Baby Day – Parent Dedication gives you the opportunity to think about and invest in the most valuable things for your child’s future. Click here for more information or to register. If you have any questions, for more information.

November 10 – Discovering New Life – Linton Hall

1-2:30pm at PBES
Have you ever wondered what we are all about and why we do the things we do? Find out more at Discovering New Life. We will talk about what’s important to us, and take a look at Next Steps. See Barbara Martinez by the Serve banner or for more details or to RSVP.

At the Movies!

The Greatest Showman in Chantilly and Online: Avengers Endgame in Linton Hall
This sermon series is a great way to invite your co-workers, friends, family, and neighbors to come to New Life with you! Almost everyone likes a good movie, and we are going to take a look at six of them to learn more about God. Host a watch party at your house as well!

Other Announcements:

October 20 – Passion for Community Bedding Drive

For our clients who are moving out of shelters into a home of their own!
We will be collecting new pillows and TWIN and FULL sized sheets, blankets, comforters, and bed-in-bag sets from now through October 20th. To donate a pillows or bedding, simply bring it to the nZone and time during the week and drop it off in the P4C tub. Or you can drop it off at the P4C table on Sundays..  Financial donations can be made at our website at and click the “Donate Now” button.

October 20 – Corn Maze

Calling all Middle Schoolers!
Invite a friend or two to join you from 12:30 – 4pm to tackle the Corn Maze at The Plains! The cost is $11 for the maze, but you may want to bring some extra money for food/snacks at the maze. Be sure to sign up at the Youth Table or e-mail students@newlife.church to sign up by Oct 13, so we can make sure we have a ride for everyone! See you then!

Israel Trip 2020

Early Registration Open Now!
New Life regularly schedules trips to learn and serve. Next summer, a group from New Life will travel to Israel to visit sites ranging from the Old City of Jerusalem to fresh digs on the Sea of Galilee. See scriptures come alive and gain a new understanding of the life and times of Jesus. For a peak at the typical itinerary, a quick bio on the guide, or to register: click here.

Hospitality Team Opportunities

Join the team that keeps New Life caffeinated and snacking each Sunday morning!
The Hospitality Team is a fun (and delicious) way to serve on Sunday mornings! Whether you like being behind the scenes (setting up, making coffee, or tearing down/clean-up) or want to meet and greet new people (stocking the tables), there is a place for you! to get connected.

Passion for Community Opportunities

Drivers, Movers, and More
Serving the under-resourced in our community P4C makes regular delivers in the surrounding communities. The deliveries are often furniture and other items to set up the home of someone moving from homelessness into their own apartment. It doesn’t take much time, just a few hours, but it makes a huge impact on the families we serve. To find out more about the opportunities to serve or to volunteer, click here.

Future Events

Oct 25 – Celebrate Recovery – nZone
Oct 26 – Movie Night – PBES
Oct 27 – Cornhole-Mania – nZone
Oct 27 – HS Hootenanny – nZone
Oct 30 – Registration Due – Parent Commitment Day
Nov 1 – Celebrate Recovery – nZone
Nov 3 – Discovering Discipleship – Chantilly
Nov 5 – Men’s Step Study Begins
Nov 10 – Discovering New Life – Linton Hall
Nov 17 – Parent Commitment Sunday