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Sent on Thursday, December 16, 2021
Hello members and friends of the Lincoln Northside and Holland Churches!

I pray that you are all experiencing a keen awareness of God's blessings in your life. I pray especially that those of you living in and around Southeastern Nebraska are safe and doing well after the inclement weather we experienced in the area yesterday. If anyone incurred damage and needs help, please do not hesitate to reach out to me by phone/text (718-810-9428) or email ( I know there are many within our church community who would be willing to offer assistance, and I would be happy to reach out and pull a team together on your behalf.
As you read this week's updates, it is my hope that you will be motivated to participate in various options of worship and fellowship with our church community.
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Northside Women's Ministry

The Women’s Ministry event on Sunday was beautifully put together and presented a lot of food and wonderful baked goods to trade. Thank you to everyone who came and participated in the event.

Community Support Opportunity

One of our church family members is involved in this community initiative, and we thought others of you may want to have an opportunity to participate as well! Please note that for the diaper drive detailed below, the diapers have to be in a new package; nothing previously opened. Wipes are also welcome!

Northside Caroling and Christmas Party

You are invited to join us at 4:00pm this coming Sabbath as members and friends of Northside go caroling in the community surrounding our church. There will be hot drinks and a fun Christmas get together after that in the Fellowship Hall back on the church campus. If you are reading this, you're more than welcome to be part of it (bring your instruments, even if only your voice)!

Food Train

Food Train has been set up for Ben and Breanna Barnett as they adjust to life with their new little girl. If you can provide a meal or a food item, please go to the church Facebook page and click on the Meal Train link. You may also go to or contact Cherryl Kaiser at 402-875-8148. They request vegetarian food but no cheese.
Food Trains (If you are not familiar with them) are part of what we do in ministry through the Northside Church headed by the Deaconesses.  Anyone may and is welcome to participate. Some ideas include casseroles, hot dishes, soups, breakfast items, etc.
Food Train Tips:
Use containers you don’t need back. Whenever possible, send your meal in recyclable or disposable containers.
Label everything. Make sure any reheating or baking instructions are included. Adding your name is helpful too.
Drop-off may be in several ways. Arrange with family to drop off at the home; Bring it to church on a Sabbath and give it to them; Leave in church kitchen and notify family so they can pick it up
If you would like to submit a prayer request, you may do so here.

This Week's Offering

Our offering focus this week is local church ministries. The Lincoln Northside and Holland churches are grateful for your faithful participation each week. We remain committed to service, and to proclaiming the praises of the One who has called us out of darkness into His marvelous light. Thank you for considering ways to support and be involved with this mission.

You may participate financially by giving to/through Lincoln Northside or Holland this week. Your tithe goes to support the work of the Lord across the conference (including your church), and your offering goes wherever you designate within the local church. As we trust in God our provider, may He continue to add rich blessings and multiply our gifts for the furthering of the gospel.

All listed times are Central Time. 

Friday, December 17
5:00 pm: Sunset

Saturday, December 18
HOLLAND CHURCH SERVICE (in person and on Zoom)
9:00 am: Worship Service (Speaker: Pastor Deneil Clarke)
10:30 am: Sabbath School
NORTHSIDE CHURCH SERVICE (in person and on YouTube/Facebook)
9:30 am: Sabbath School
11:00 am: Worship Service (Speaker: Pastor Deneil Clarke)
4:00 pm: Community Caroling (followed by Christmas Party)

5:00 pm: Sunset

Sunday, December 19
9:00 am: Northside Board Meeting
5:30 pm: Holland Board Meeting

Monday, December 20
7:00 pm: Online Bible Study (Zoom)

Tuesday, December 21
7:00 pm: Holland Church Bible Study (in person)

Wednesday, December 22
6:30 pm: Prayer N Praise (YouTube and Facebook livestream)

Thursday, December 23

Friday, December 24
5:03 pm: Sunset

Saturday, December 25
HOLLAND CHURCH SERVICE (in person and on Zoom)
9:00 am: Worship Service (Speaker: Oscar Lucar)
10:30 am: Sabbath School
NORTHSIDE CHURCH SERVICE (in person and on YouTube/Facebook)
9:30 am: Sabbath School
11:00 am: Worship Service (Speaker: Pastor Deneil Clarke)

5:04 pm: Sunset

Northside Gathering Reminder

Based on the updated Directed Health Measures announced by our local health officials for the Lincoln-Lancaster area, we are asking all those attending any indoor gatherings on the Northside campus to continue to plan on the appropriate use of a face mask. You can view the announcement from the link above for additional details. Northside is participating in this community effort as outlined in that document. Thank you for your help, and we hope to have you worship the Lord with us.


Connect Card

One of the ways we are hoping to stay in touch with you is through our online connect card. If you would like to get more involved at Northside or Holland or have a ministry suggestion for either church, there is a place on the card to indicate that, along with other ways that our community of faith can be your community too. Each filled-out card goes directly to Pastor Deneil by email, and based on your indicated preference, he will either pass it along to relevant ministry leaders or follow up with you confidentially. Either way, we will do our best to respond to you directly. Please do not journey alone.

Holland Church Bible Study

You are invited to join us on Tuesday evenings at the Holland Church for a bible study at 7:00 pm.

Continuing next Monday, we are studying through the Gospel According to Luke. We are reading and studying together verse by verse and cover as much as we can in an hour each week. Consider joining us on Zoom this coming Monday at 7:00 pm. The previous link should take you to the study, or you can type this code in to join the meeting: 956 8186 3121

Northside Membership Information Update

Thanks to all those who have already filled out this update form. If you haven't yet and you are a member of the Lincoln Northside Church, we would greatly appreciate your help with this. Please take a moment to click on and fill out this brief form. This will be quick, and only one person from each household needs to fill it out. Even if you think your information is current, filling it out will give our clerk a chance to compare it with what is actually on the record. Each one of you is important to us. Thank you for your help!

Holland Church Zoom Access

Click this link to connect to the Holland worship service on your internet-enabled device.

Call this number to tune in from your landline: 1 346 248 7799.

The Meeting ID is: 991 4366 8103
The passcode is: 581350

How Can I Make an Announcement?

Have you ever had something to share with our church and asked that question? Maybe you've read this weekly email or listened to announcements at the beginning of worship and wondered who to talk to in order to share a ministry announcement.

The button below will take you to your answer! Fill out the form, and the relevant leaders in both churches will be able to take it from there.

Church Announcement Form

Online Sabbath Gathering Options

For our Northside and Holland members and friends who are not planning to join our in-person worship gatherings this week, please take note of the online opportunities hosted for you by both congregations. You can also continue to join us online each Wednesday evening at 6:30 pm for Prayer N Praise.

Don't forget to share these online gatherings with your friends near and far!

Holland Worship Live on Zoom
Northside Worship Live on YouTube
Northside Worship Live on Facebook
the Cause Sabbath School
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God bless you all!

Together in Christ's Service,

Deneil Clarke, Pastor

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