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Coronavirus update 3/14/20

March 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Coronavirus update 3/14/20
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UPDATE: March 14, 2020: Building Closed Late yesterday we received a directive from our Michigan Conference Bishop, David Bard asking that all United Methodist Churches in Michigan cease in person worship, meetings and gatherings of any size through the end of March, 2020.  This is all being done to try and slow the spread of…

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Coronavirus update

March 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Coronavirus update
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News Regarding Coronavirus and Our Congregation: As a church community, we pray for all persons, communities, states, and nations impacted by the Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19. With active cases now being confirmed in Oakland County, we affirm our commitment to be in ministry together during this time when people feel an increased need for…

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Leadership Board

December 25, 2020 / Comments Off on Leadership Board
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The Leadership Board will meet monthly and minutes will be posted on the website. If you have questions, please contact Pastor Melanie at melanie.npchurch@gmail.com or anyone on the Leadership Board. Nardin Park United Methodist ChurchLeadership BoardOrganizational Meeting MinutesDecember 16, 2020 7pm (via Zoom) HIGHLIGHTS: Announcing Don Babcock as Leadership Team Chair and Carolyn Bough as…

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Christmas at Nardin!

December 8, 2020 / Comments Off on Christmas at Nardin!
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This Christmas may look and feel different, but together we celebrate with music, the story of Christmas and each other–join us! Christmas Concert Blue Christmas While Advent is a time to proclaim hope, love, joy, and peace in the midst of difficulty, it is important to acknowledge that sometimes those are distant feelings when we…

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Tax Advantage Donations

December 1, 2020 / Comments Off on Tax Advantage Donations
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Did you know there are several ways to make tax advantage donations to Nardin Park? This means your contribution can also reduce your tax liability. It’s good stewardship! Nardin Park UMC is Eligible to receive Donor Advised Funds (DAF) Grants & Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD)Donor Advised Funds are the fastest growing charitable giving vehicle in the…

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Do Good. Show Love.

November 21, 2020 / Comments Off on Do Good. Show Love.
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GivingTuesday is an opportunity for people around the world to use their individual power of generosity to remain connected and support their communities. It’s a day when everyone comes together to give back in all forms-acts of kindness, gifts of voice, time, talent or treasure. GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a…

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Operation Christmas

November 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Operation Christmas
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Nov. 10 through Dec. 5 Join us in making the holidays brighter for families in our community with what we are calling, Operation Christmas! It’s been a difficult year for many of us, but especially those struggling financially—so we partnered with Operation Common Good to help do good & show love to children and families…

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Fall and Advent/Christmas seasons.

October 11, 2020 / Comments Off on Fall and Advent/Christmas seasons.
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Dear Nardin Park Church Family and Friends, I write to update you on Nardin Park’s priorities and plans for this Fall and Advent/Christmas seasons. The COVID-19 Taskforce held a Zoom meeting on August 19 to discuss current building activities and the possibility of opening our building in the near term. The Taskforce’s top priority continues to be…

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Drive-Thru Halloween Event

October 11, 2020 / Comments Off on Drive-Thru Halloween Event
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Tell your friends and sign up to decorate your car to be part of the drive thru Halloween Event in our parking lot!There will be a scavenger hunt for kids from the safety of the car, a photo booth and a take home craft! Prepackaged candy will be handed out by the church. Please note:…

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Connecting Groups Fall 2020

October 10, 2020 / Comments Off on Connecting Groups Fall 2020
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All meeting via Zoom Click below to see a complete lists of groups available to join right now!

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Advent Devotional

October 9, 2020 / Comments Off on Advent Devotional
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Advent Devotional InvitationI Believe, Even When    Advent is a time where we, as a church community, are used to gathering together; we sing the songs of Christmas, journeying through the birth of Christ alongside the characters of the Christmas story. We light candles and focus on Hope, Love, Joy, and Peace. We join our…

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Fall Classes

August 30, 2020 / Comments Off on Fall Classes
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Looking for Connecting Groups? Click Here Class Brochure This Fall the three United Methodist Churches in Farmington/Farmington Hills are combining forces to offer adult education classes to everyone in our three congregations and any friends or community members who wish to join with us.  The robust list of Bible studies, book studies and current events…

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Global Poverty, Local Missions

August 24, 2020 / Comments Off on Global Poverty, Local Missions
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Take the quiz Local Actions The Borgen Project In a Nutshell: We fight extreme poverty. Get Involved Kelly Paquette’s Kindergarten Class Book Fundraiser Kelly teaches in the Redford Union Public Schools and is working to raise funds so that each of her students will have a new scholastic book each month during the school year. Reading…

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Five Finger Prayer Bookmark

July 17, 2020 / Comments Off on Five Finger Prayer Bookmark
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SOS Fundraiser

July 11, 2020 / Comments Off on SOS Fundraiser
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South Oakland Shelter, now part of Lighthouse of Oakland County, is a rotating shelter housing guests needing shelter. Each year Nardin Park houses 25-40 guests/families in our building. Due to Covid 19, SOS is hosting over 60 people in need of shelter in a hotel this year. The cost to shelter these guests is $11,000…

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Do Good Dinners

June 30, 2020 / Comments Off on Do Good Dinners
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Last September, we hosted a wonderful food truck rally that brought the community together to do good. While we can’t have the event in the same way due to caution and health, we chose to REIMAGINE how we still might come together to do good. Join us Wednesdays (with your masks on!) in July on…

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Summer Music Series

June 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Summer Music Series
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Please join us for our LIVESTREAMED summer concert series! (Series to be livestreamed through our YouTube Channel) PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO IN PERSON AUDIENCE ALLOWED FOR THESE CONCERTS Wednesday, July 8 @ 7:30PM Lance Luce, Organisthttp://www.lanceluce.com Wednesday, July 15 @ 7:30PMMatthew Ball (Boogie Woogie Kid), Pianisthttp://www.boogiewoogiekid.com  Wednesday, July 22 @ 7:30PMDr. Naki Sung-Kripfgans, Organisthttp://nakikripfgans.com/Welcome.html  Wednesday, July…

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