Sister Ann Ward Departed this Life

on Saturday, July 23, 2016.  The Newark church will miss this hard-fighting soldier, this virtuous woman whose price was far above rubies.  She was a great asset to this congregation for many years and shall be missed greatly. We extend condolence to the Ward Family and keep this family in your prayers. The funeral service will be Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 11:00 am and the viewing at 10:00 here at the Newark church.  We will have a repast for the family.  Let us support this family.  This article was written after the Sunday night service.

Gospel Meeting in Brooklyn, NY

The date is August 14-17, with brother Walter Maxwell, Roosevelt, NY and brother Cornelius Hayward, Far Rockaway, NY, as guest ministers.  Sunday services will be at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm; and weeknights are 7:30 pm.  Brother Wayne Conner, Sr. is the host minister of the Nostrand Avenue church.

Vacation Bible School was Great!

We had a great Vacation Bible School July 11-15,2016. The attendance was as follows: Monday 84;  Tuesday 81; Wednesday 90; Thursday 80 and Friday 100.  The Adult Class was the largest with 48 students.  The theme: The I AM of Jesus, was developed well by our teachers. We want thank our teachers: T. Godbold, J. Williams, N. Wood, W. Brown, T. Davis, K. Mitchell, H. Green, A. Borders, B. Coleman, E. Mitchell, T. Wood and E. Lawton.

Our Annual Church Picnic!

The date is Saturday, August 13, 2016, at Rahway Park, Rahway, NJ (Area of the Park—Maples #1) from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will games, crafts and good eating. Everyone is urged to attend and have a great time. Brothers Brian Coleman and Walter Gardner are in charge.

Minister’s 51st Anniversary

JULY 7, 2015, brother Lawton will have been the minister here at Clinton Avenue for 51 years.  I am privileged to be the minister of this great church.  My wife and I do appreciate you as a very supportive church.  We commend the leadership and the membership who have worked with us for 50 years.  Keep us in your prayers that God may be glorified.

What’s Going ON this Month in July?

BUS TRIP: SIGHT & SOUND THEATRE The date is Saturday, November 12, 2016 to see the presentation of SAMSON. Experience this Bible story in jaw-dropping scale as it is brought to life by a world-class cast, spectacular special effects and live animals on stage and in the aisles. The bus will depart from the Newark Church of Christ on Saturday, November 12th at 7:00 a.m., Theatre Show Time — 11:00 a.m.; Lunch Time at Golden Corral 2:00 p.m. and Arrival back to Newark—7:30 p.m. The total cost is $135.00 for Adults and kids (Ages 3—12) - $82.00. Four adult payments of $33.75 are due July 10, August 14, September 11; and October 16. See sister Henrietta Green or sister Iris Kuku to register. This is a fundraiser for Southwestern Christian College sponsored by SWCC Willing Workers. Sister Iris Kuku is in charge.

A Great Soldier Has Fallen!

SISTER ANN WARD DEPARTED THIS LIFE on Saturday, July 23, 2016. The Newark church will miss this hard-fighting soldier, this vituous woman whose price was far above rubies. She was a great asset to this congregation for many years and shall be missed greatly. We extend condolence to the Ward Family and keep this family in your prayers. The funeral service will be Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 11:00 am and the viewing at 10::00 here at the Newark church. We will have a repast for the family. Let us support this family. This article was written after the Sunday night service.

Weekly Bulletin July 31st, 2016

GOSPEL MEETING IN BROOKLYN, NY The date is August 14-17, with brother Walter Maxwell, Roosevelt,, NY and brother Cornelius Hayward, Far Rockaway, NY, as guest ministers. Sunday services will be at 11:00 am and 3:00 pm; and weeknights are 7:30 pm. Brother Wayne Conner, Sr. is the host minister of the Nostrand Avenue church.

Our Annual Church Picnic!

The date is Saturday, August 13, 2016, at Rahway Park , Rahway, NJ (Area of the Park—Maples #1) from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will games, crafts and good eating. Everyone is urged to attend and have a great time. Brothers Brian Coleman and Walter Gardner are in charge.