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ZOOM MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES!

Children’s Ministry:  Sundays at 10:15 am

Adult Sunday School:  Sundays at 2:00 pm 

Nursery:  Sundays at 4:00 pm

Young Adult Bible Study:  2nd & 4th Sundays at 5:30 pm

Wednesday NoonDay (12 PM) Bible Study:  Every Wednesday via ZOOM

Everyone is encouraged and invited to participate in these ministries.

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NCUMC 10.17.2021 - Laity Sunday

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                Join us for Outdoor Worship this Sunday, October 24th!

We are joining together to worship outside this Sunday, October 24, at 10:00 AM, weather permitting.

This Sunday is Commitment Sunday as we wrap up our exciting Practicing Extravagant Generosity stewardship study.

When we commit to grow as disciples together, our ability to make God’s love real is strengthened exponentially. We invite you to join us in 2022 as we seek new life in Jesus Christ through extravagant generosity, discipleship, worship, reconciliation, hospitality, and justice in our Durham community.

We move forward in faith, secure in the bounty of God’s love, knowing that God will work in and through us as we serve the poor and make disciples locally and throughout the world. Please complete the pledge form with prayerful reflection and commit to practicing extravagant generosity! 

Please bring your completed 2022 Commitment Card to Sunday Worship on the 24th, and put it in the offering plate. You can also mail it in or make your pledge online at https://onrealm.org/NewCreationUMC/. You may change your commitment at any time by notifying the church office at 919-688-4578. Thank you for your commitment!

As always, should the weather hinder us from meeting outdoors, you will be notified by email with a ZOOM worship invitation!

                                                      Hope to see everyone there!

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The 2021 Annual Charge Conference will be taking place via ZOOM on November 7, 2021, at 3:00 PM. 

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All are invited and encouraged to attend.
You will receive a link to join.

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New Creation Youth Group: Welcome Back Launch Celebration

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On Sunday, October 31st,the New Creation Youth Group will be having a celebratory kick-off from 11:30 am - 12:30 pm. Pizza, salad, and ice cream are on the menu, so bring your appetite!


Fun, fellowship and a Bible Study will round out this gathering as we reinstate our monthly Youth Group meetings. Hope to see our youth there!

To RSVP, click the registration link:  https://forms.gle/WH3JjkajKHXBMDxKA

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                                      How Common Is Breast Cancer?

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women, except for skin cancers. There is a 1 in 8 chance a woman in the United States will develop breast cancer sometime in her life.

Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women. Only lung cancer kills more women each year.

Since 2007, breast cancer death rates have been steady in women younger than 50, but have continued to decrease in older women.

These decreases are believed to be the result of finding breast cancer earlier through screening and increased awareness, as well as better treatments.

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In recognition of breast cancer awareness month and those people affected by breast cancer and seeking healthcare resources, I wanted to bring attention to the Pretty in Pink Foundation, located in Raleigh, NC, which serves North Carolinians diagnosed with breast cancer who are under-insured or uninsured.

To make managing breast cancer a little easier, the Pretty In Pink Foundation helps ensure that quality, life-saving medical treatment (surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy) is available to breast cancer patients residing in North Carolina.

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In 2004, Raleigh breast cancer surgeon, Dr. Lisa Tolnitch (pictured at right), discovered that some of her patients were not completing their treatment plans after diagnosis of breast cancer. Many lacked the funds to pay for chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery, and were being forced to choose between paying for medical treatment or living expenses.

Unable to accept this potentially deadly reality, Dr. Tolnitch was motivated to establish Pretty In Pink Foundation. Since serving its first patient in 2006, the Foundation has covered the cost of thousands of life-saving treatments for breast cancer patients – our Champions - in North Carolina.

To learn more about their impact, their mission, get involved, or seek treatment options for yourself or a loved one:

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Click the email icon to the left

to send an email through their
website, prettyinpinkfoundation.org.
Call them at 
919-532-0532.



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                                   Soles for Souls Weekend Hours!

The shoes continue to pile up at New Creation, and we thank you for your wonderful, generous support of this drive! More donations are wanted and welcomed in the final weeks of the drive! 

In order to do that, New Creation United Methodist Church will be open for receiving your donations on Saturday, October 23 and 30 from 9 am - 12 pm.

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Donations can also be brought to the church until Sunday, October 31 during regular office hours, Monday-Thursday, 10 am - 4:30 pm.

North Carolina Conference United Methodist Women is supporting a fund-raiser for Partners in Ministry (PIM).

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The Bennett College Annual White Breakfast Scholarship Fundraiser

Women of Vision - Awards of Excellence – November 13, 2021, 11:00 am 

The Bennett College National Alumnae Association, Durham Chapter, invites you to attend and support our virtual “Thirty-first Annual White Breakfast Scholarship Fundraiser” on November 13, 2021, at 11 a.m.  

The Chapter will honor two distinguished community leaderswho will each receive the “Women of Vision Award of Excellence” in selected categories. The “Chapter Phenomenal Woman Award” will be presented to a deserving Durham Chapter/Bennett College Alumna.

As a friend, supporter, or business, The Durham Alumnae Chapter seeks your participation by asking for a donation, placing an ad in the 2021 Virtual White Breakfast Souvenir Booklet, and/or making a donation from the tier donation level options. Ads and tier donations will be displayed in the virtual souvenir program booklet. The deadline for submission is November 2, 2021.

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This year's event will feature past recorded performances of "The Bennett College Choir".  The performance selections include classic inspirational songs. To learn more, make a donation, or register, click the "learn more" link to the left.

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