“It’s All About Relationships” The greatest regrets that people often have are because of distant or broken relationships. The Bible teaches that God values relationships. The church values relationships. Right relationships are vital for the fellowship of a healthy church, and for our witness. Come in October to learn more.
Newington Courthouse Preschool, 3 year old and 4 year old preschool programs, are in full swing!  There are a few spots left.  Reserve your child's spot now so they won't miss a thing!
Preschool Website
On Saturday, October 13th at 7:30 AM we will gather for our prayer time at the Courthouse (in front of Building 2) and at the playground building at Woodville park to praise God for the wonderful work He did at the conference, and to lift up prayers and praises to Him.

Our next Quarterly breakfast will be Saturday October 20th, 8 AM at Petsworth Baptist Church....
MTBA Cornhole Tournament - Click below to learn more!
Cornhole Tournament

Gloucester Women's Prayer Gathering

Jerry Young has been working with her friend, Terri Townsend, to organize a monthly women's prayer gathering in our community. The guys have been meeting for prayer--now it's our turn! Come join with Gloucester women the second Saturday of each month at 8 am on the lawn of The Hutchinson House. (house beside the County Office Building on Main Street, Gloucester)  We'll be praying especially for families! This month's meeting will be October 13th.
Belmont Pumpkin Patch with Newington Family Ministry!  Join the fun and bring a friend to the Belmont Pumpkin Patch on October 27th at 5:00 pm.  You must arrive before the gates close at 6:00 pm!  Corn maze, tractor ride and fellowship fire are all included in your admission, a $5 discount is offered for military families.  Food will be available to purchase or you may bring your own. Bring your lawn chair and settle in for a great time!
Belmont Pumpkin Patch
The Operation Christmas Child (OCC) packing party is coming up! We are excited to see how God will work through this ministry to bless children and share the Good News of Jesus with them. Please join us for these events:
1. The OCC team will hand out shoeboxes at Chick-fil-a October 30th & November 1st @11:00 am - 1:00 pm & 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2. Filled shoeboxes will be collected at Chick-fil-a November 5th & 7th @11:00 am - 1:00 pm & 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
3. The Operation Christmas Child Packing party will be on Friday, November 9th. Please plan to attend and bring your friends and family. The boxes we pack are a powerful ministry tool for our fellow Christians around the world. Remember to use the preparation of these shoeboxes as a ministry tool in your own community as well.
 4. Please continue to place donations in the red collection box outside the OCC room in the basement hall where the bathrooms are. Thank you for all the items we have received already! We still need more of everything, so any and all donations are welcome. Remember, NO toothpaste, candy, or liquids. If you would like more information or would like to join our team in preparing for the packing party, please contact Rachel or Steve Kancianic (rachel@kancianic.com)
Learn More About OCC