Christian Education & Upcoming Events
- Ladies Morning Bible Study - most Wednesday mornings at 9 am, studying the book of Job. (We are currently meeting at the Shannon's. Give us a call for directions.)
- Adult Sunday Morning Class - Currently on hiatus as we plan the next topic.
- Children's "Garden" Classes - Sunday mornings, participants head to their programs partway through the service. Nursery is available year round for little ones three and under. Sprouts Class for three years old-Kindergarten & Garden Class for 1st grade-up meet most Sunday's during the school year. Children remain in Worship on Communion Sundays.
- Youth Group (Grades 5 - 12) meets the majority of Sunday evenings during the school year, upstairs in the Activity Room from 6:00 - 7:30. December 9th is 1:00-2:30. Check out the schedule & info on the Youth Group page. (December 16 is the final meeting of 2018. YG resumes on January 6, 2019.)
- Christmas Decorating - Saturday, November 24 at 10am - Come deck our halls for the season!
- Advent Celebration - Sunday, December 2 at 3pm - Seasonal activities to welcome this season of waiting and anticipating the birth of Jesus, followed by a potluck soup dinner at 5pm. Come for the entire event or just for the activities if you need to get your little ones...or yourself...home to bed!
- Outreach Luncheon - Sunday, December 9 after Worship - Stay for fellowship and a very special baked potato bar with plenty of "fixin's" as well as fruit, rolls, and a surprise dessert.
- Christmas Play at North Lima Mennonite - Sunday, December 23 at 9:30am - Enjoy an early morning holiday event that includes the Shank family in the cast before heading to Common Ground for our normal service time.
- Christmas Eve Service - Monday, December 24 at 3:30pm - Celebrate the birth of the Savior with our annual candlelight service, complete with special music.
Youth Group Christmas Project!
Deadline: 2:30pm on December 13
The youth voted to collect toys this year for the Columbiana County Sheriff's Office 9th Annual Toy Drive. The donations will be going to Columbiana Children's Services as well as to Heroes & Halos, who support area children and their families with special needs. Please donate new, unwrapped gifts like toys, books, games, puzzles, stuffed animals, and other comfort items. We will be dropping the items off on Dec. 14, so please stop by with your items by Dec. 13 or bring them with you on any Sunday!
Help our kids help area kids have a brighter Christmas!