May 20, 2018
Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You clean the outside of the cup and dish,
but inside they are full of greed and self-indulgence.
Welcome and Church News
This Is Amazing Grace
The Solid Rock
I Could Sing of Your Love Forever
Offering [Grades K—5 go to NovaKids]
Acts 4:34 – 5:11
Welcome to Nova Community Church! We’re glad you’re here today. Please tell us a little about yourself by filling out the communication card and placing it in the offering. After the service stay for refreshments on the Plaza.
Parents, register your children on the Plaza before worship for NovaKids classes. Children leave worship during the offering music and meet their teachers in the foyer.
Refreshment schedule: Next week people with last names S-Z are
providing Plaza Time refreshments, serving and cleaning up.
Sunday 9:30 a.m.
10:45 a.m. Plaza Time (Refreshments)
11:15 a.m. Nova Classes
7:00 p.m. Youth Group
7:00 p.m. Choir Practice
Stay up to date on everything at Nova! Download the Nova Community Church App from the App Store or Google Play.
You can also find us at novachurch.org, on Facebook (@NovaCommunityChurch) and Instagram (@NovaChurch).
Nova’s adult Co-Ed Softball season begins June 2 (ages 14 and up). All games will be on Saturdays at El Nido Park and played against other South Bay churches. Cost is $55. Practices are on Thursdays at 6 p.m. beginning May 17 on the church diamond. Sign up on the plaza or contact Jeff Hester (310-467-8461).
The Women’s Mission Fellowship’s annual yard sale benefiting the Haiti Orphanages and Debora House will be on Saturday,
June 2 at 3131 W. 179 Street in Torrance. It’s a great time to clean out those closets! Donation collection will begin May 25 until June 1. Contact Sandy McGady (310-327-7375) for information.
Vacation Bible School registration has begun for children from age four through fifth grade. This year VBS will be held on
July 23-27 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with a fun family day on Sunday, July 29. Space fills up quickly so don’t wait to sign up. Register online at novachurch.org.
Hume Lake high school camp is August 12-18. Students spend a week growing closer to one another, learning tons about God, and having a lot of fun. The cost is $560 per camper. Consider giving to what could be a life-changing experience for a high school student. Mark your gift “Hume Lake” and place it in the offering.
Junior Camp for kids going into grades 4-7 will be August 24-26 at Palomar Christian Conference Center. Activities will include zip-lining, a waterslide, gaga ball, archery, hiking, worship around a camp fire, and much more! It’ll be a great time of growing closer to God and each other. The cost is $150 per camper. Contact Garrett Koch to register (email@example.com).
The prayer team is available after the worship service in the Fireside Room. You may also request prayer through email at Prayer@NovaChurch.org.
Nova’s Laundry Love team goes to a local laundromat from 2:45-5:00 monthly on the fourth Saturday and provides free laundry services to underserved people in our community. For information contact Jaime Mancilla (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Nova’s Feeding the Hungry ministry serves meals to those in need on the second and fourth Fridays of every month.
To volunteer or donate, sign up on the plaza or contact Laurie Griffin (310-325-7458 or email@example.com).