NMBC Enews - 2019, 06, 13


It is with deep sorrow that we share the news of the passing of our beloved Pastor Sterling. Please continue to pray for his dear wife, Ann, family - Jilahni and Imahni, Teah, Neville and Donna, Measha, and extended family.

The FUNERAL SERVICE for Rev. Sterling W. Gosman is not yet finalized.


This Sunday

THIS SUNDAY MORNING:  Join us for worship services at 9:15am or 11:00am. Pastor Daniel will share a Father’s Day message entitled “Tools of Wisdom” with Bible passage James 3:13-18.

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NMBC News & Events

FRIENDS IN RETIREMENT for the month of June has been cancelled.

SONLIGHT CONCERT CANCELLED – The Sonlight concert scheduled for this Sunday evening has been cancelled.

SUMMER SERVICES - Beginning next Sunday, June 23 we will transition to our summer service schedule with one service at 10:00am.

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATION - As the school year draws to a close, if you or someone you know from our church family is graduating from High School we would like to celebrate that accomplishment. Please contact our church office by June 19 (902-681-7683 or office@nmbc.ca).

BOTTLE FUNDRAISER REMINDER: Those who have participated in the Valley Care Pregnancy Centre Baby Bottle Fundraiser, baby bottles and donations are being collected at the Connections Centre this Sunday.

NMBC Discipleship & Resources

THE NEW CITY CATECHISM is a modern-day resource aimed at helping children and adults alike learn the core doctrines of the Christian faith via 52 questions and answers. Look below for this week’s catechism question. Learn more at www.newcitycatechism.com

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NMBC Prayer

WEEKLY PRAYER TIME MINISTRY - Join us in the Prayer Chapel on Tuesday Evenings from 7:00-8:30pm to pray for our Church Ministries, Pastors, and our Church family. All Welcome.

PERSONAL PRAYER - If you would like to be prayed for, members of our prayer team are available to do so before and after services in the Prayer Chapel every Sunday.

PRAYER REQUESTS - We would be honoured to pray for you! Please leave your signed or anonymous prayer requests in our Prayer Request box at our Prayer Centre in the lobby.

NMBC PRAYER LOG - The NMBC Prayer Log is available weekly by email. It contains prayer requests from our church family and their loved ones (also printed in our weekly bulletin), the CBM PrayerLine, and CBAC Prayer Link. This weekly publication is available by subscribing at office@nmbc.ca.

WEEKLY PRAYER VERSE - “The Lord is far away from the wicked, but he always hears the prayers of those who do what is right.” Proverbs 15:29 ERV

Ministry Partners & Community


ADC RE-DEDICATION - You are invited to the Re-Dedication of the Acadia Divinity College Building on Friday, June 21, 2019, at 3 pm. Tours of the renewed building begin at 2:00 pm. Bring a lawn chair and join us on the lawn of the College for this historic event. Reception to follow. https://acadiadiv.ca/a-day-of-celebration/

HOME MISSIONARY POSITION AVAILABLE. Student Outreach Coordinator for the Annapolis Valley. Must love Jesus, love people, be outgoing & organized. Contact the Valley Care Pregnancy Centre today at 902.670.8510 or email info@asafeplaceforme.com.

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP - Caregivers Nova Scotia in partnership with NMBC invite you to attend a free support group which offers a confidential, friendly atmosphere for you to discuss your experiences, and receive helpful information in a supportive environment for those who give unpaid care to parents, spouses, children, a friend or relative. The group meets the 2nd Thursday of each month from 2-7pm at the external building (formerly the youth centre) here at NMBC. For more info please contact Jennine Wilson at 902-680-8706 or 1-877-488-7390.

NMBC Giving

Faithful giving is a biblical way that Christians participate in the work of Jesus through the local church. Weekly financial updates are available at the Welcome Centre or through email (office@nmbc.ca).


  • You can give during our weekend services.

  • You can give by mail: 9453 Commercial St., New Minas, NS, B4N 3G3

  • You can give through automatic withdrawal from your bank account. For more information about this contact Paris Chute at paris.chute@nmbc.ca

  • You can text to give with PushPay by texting giveNMBC to 77977.

  • You can give securely with PushPay through our NMBC iPhone / Android App

  • You can give securely online with PushPay

NMBC Communication & Social Media

NMBC Facebook Groups - We have many different Facebook groups that help various groups from our church stay up to date. Click the links and ask to join the groups that apply to you so that you don’t miss any info!