Coming Up at First NLR


OCTOBER ACTIVITIES

Activities for Everyone

GriefShare Support Group

Sundays at 11:30am in Room 214 beginning August 19

GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences.  You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Cost is $15 for the workbook.  You may join this 13-week class at any time from now through November 18. There is also a sign-up sheet at the Activity Counter in the Main Lobby.  For more information, contact John and Daisy Dippel at 260-418-6515 or griefshare@firstnlr.com.

DivorceCare Support Group

Wednedays at 7:00pm in Room 214 beginning September 19

Divorced?  Separated?  Hurting? DivorceCare offers hope, encouragement, and gives you answers to the many questions that accompany divorce and separation. Cost is $15 for the workbook. You may join this 13-week class at any time from now through December 12. There is also a sign-up sheet at the Activity Counter in the Main Lobby.  For more information, contact Buster or Crystal Lackey at divorcecare@firstnlr.com.


Activities for Keenagers (Age 55+)

Keenage Wellness Center by Baptist Health

Thursday, October 18 from 10:30am to noon in Room 102

Baptist Health does FREE blood pressure checks and blood sugar testing.  For more information, contact Shirley Maynard at 501-758-8553, ext. 286, or smaynard@firstnlr.com.

Keenage Birthday Potluck

Thursday, October 18 at noon in the Fellowship Hall

Bring a dish and join us for good food and fellowship!  For more information, contact Shirley Maynard at 501-758-8553, ext. 286, or smaynard@firstnlr.com.


Activities for Single Moms

Single Moms Connections Class

Saturdays at 6:30pm and Sundays at 10:00am in Room 104

This fun and interactive class is designed for Single Moms to connect with each other and learn Biblical principles to strengthen their relationship with God.  Don't worry if you're running a little late.  We’ll have thecoffee ready for you!  For more information, contact Renee Donaldson at rdonaldson@firstnlr.com.

SOLO Hayride

Saturday, October 20, leaving the church at 10:00am

Single moms and their kids are invited to spend a fun and relaxing day in the country. We will be traveling to Grateful Acres, 2677 Bevis Road, Lonoke, AR.  There will be a hayride, roasting hot dogs and s'mores, open air, and lots of fun!  This is a wonderful opportunity to spend time with family and friends.  This event is free.Please RSVP to Shunte James at solorsvp@gmail.com or 501-413-5864 no later than October 13.  For more information, contact Renee Donaldson at rdonaldson@firstnlr.com.


Activities for Women

First NLR Women’s Group

Every Wednesday at 7:00pm in Room 210

Do you want to learn, grow, have fun, and make friends?  This class is for women of all ages!  Classes include crafts, Bible Study, demonstrations, practical teaching, and more.  No need to sign up–just show up!  For more information, contact Kathy Brockinton at kbrockinton@firstnlr.com or 501-758-8553, ext. 204.

HOPE (Widow’s Ministry) goes to Murry’s Dinner Theater

Wednesday, October 31, leave the church at 10:30am

Join us for a fun day at the theater! Cost is $15, which includes admission and lunch. Brochures are available at the Activity Counter in the main lobby.  For more information, contact Shirley Maynard at 501-758-8553, ext. 286, or smaynard@firstnlr.com.

WILD Bowling

Wednesdays at 10:00am at Millennium Bowl in Maumelle

Join us for fellowship, fun and lots of laughs.  This is not a league; it's just for fun, so anyone can participate whether you are an experienced bowler or not.  After bowling, we have lunch at a local restaurant.  For more information, contact Sarah McDaniel at lsmcdaniel1911@comcast.net.


Activities for Young Adults

UNITE Young Adult Service

Every Wednesday at 7:00pm in the Sanctuary

Live music, worship, friends, God.  A service for college students and 20somethings.  For more information, contact Pastor Randy Jumper at rjumper@firstnlr.com or 501-758-8553.