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The Shema: Keep These Words and Live

Worship Series Beginning Sunday,  Aug. 12 On Sunday, August 12, we will begin a worship series entitled The Shema: Keep These Words and Live, based on the ancient prayer of our Jewish ancestors recorded in Deuteronomy 6:4-9.  The Shema was a prayer that all Jews prayed, including Jesus, and it continues to capture the essence of faith for Jews and Christians today.  In Luke 10:25-28 we find the prayer modified for a new context: “You shall love the Lord your God with ... Read More »

North Dallas Shared Ministries Emergency Aid Center

Northaven friends, Our partners in ministry at North Dallas Shared Ministries have some pressing volunteer needs in their Emergency Aid Center. Here is their request for volunteer assistance if you can help: As you may know, NDSM recently launched a new client database system powered by Salesforce. This system has features and functionality that are critical to our operations and has thus far been a tremendous blessing. However, as with any new system, there have been a few hiccups. Accordingly, we are ... Read More »

Common Grounds Storytelling Event

Tell Us Your Story! The Northaven Arts Commission invites you to submit your story and present it at our first Common Grounds storytelling event on Saturday, August 25, at 7:30 p.m. Stories should be between 1500 and 2000 words and be inspired by the theme Art from the Heart.  The theme is intentionally ambiguous, and we encourage you to interpret the connection to your story as broadly as you wish. Living a life can be artful. Stories should be submitted ... Read More »

NUMC Art & Lit Fair

Calling All Northaven Artists and Writers Calling all Northaven artists and writers, show off your talents at the NUMC Art & Lit Fair August 25-September 9.  Do you paint, sculpt, weave or shoot amazing photographs? Do you have published works you could sell? We would love to show your work at this event. All items must be for sale, 30% of the proceeds will go back to Northaven UMC. The rules of entry are available and the entry form can ... Read More »

Circles of the Spirit Workshop

Circles of the Spirit Workshop   If you hunger for spiritual wholeness, if you long for a nurturing and personal spiritual path despite the chaos that weaves in and out of our lives, then Northaven’s Circles of the Spirit may be a part of the answer you seek. Circles of the Spirit, a Northaven program that is grounded in the practice of meditation and sharing in small, committed groups, is now forming new groups which meet monthly. At the ... Read More »

Meet and Greet Sessions with Rev. Marti Soper

Meet & Greet Events with Rev. Marti Soper The Staff-Parish Relations Committee is sponsoring several small “meet and greet” sessions to welcome our new pastor, Rev. Marti Soper, and her husband Rev. Jack Soper. Space will be limited to twelve guests at each location to encourage conversation and connection. These will be held conveniently around the metroplex in the homes of members and at Northaven UMC.  Select the date or location below to sign up for the meet and ... Read More »

Westminster Concert Bell Choir Tour: Dallas

On Monday, May 21,  Westminster Concert Bell Choir Tour will be performing at Northaven United Methodist Church from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.     Celebrating its 40th anniversary season, the Westminster Concert Bell Choir shares the most popular pieces from its four decades as one of America’s premier handbell ensembles. The program features crowd-pleasing original works, transcriptions, hymns, folk tunes and popular pieces all performed on an eight-octave range of handbells and six octaves of Choirchime® Instruments. Join us ... Read More »

Faith Voices on Justice, April 19, 2018

Faith Voices on Justice   The April presentation of Faith Voices on Justice will be held on Thursday, April 19, at 7:00 p.m., in the Northaven sanctuary. The title is Exploring Religious Intolerance in the Music of Bach, with speakers Lauren Belfer and Michael Marissen. Lauren Belfer is a writer whose debut novel, City of Light, was a New York Times bestseller. Her second novel, A Fierce Radiance, was named a Washington Post Best Novel, an NPR Best Mystery, and ... Read More »

Ethical Investing

Matching Financial Return with Social Good   Learn how to align your retirement fund with your values: Women in Leadership Roles * Environmental Practices Social Justice & Civil Rights Divest from: Guns, Oil & Gas, Tobacco Presentation and Q&A with:  Mary Anne Mayer Redmond, CFP, MRFC through Money Concepts – CFP® MRFC Mary Anne Mayer Redmond entered the financial services profession in 1991, earning the designations of CFP® (Certified Financial Planner) and MRFC® (Mastered Registered Financial Consultant) as well as holding the Series 7 and ... Read More »

Holy Week at Northaven

Services For Holy Week 2018   Palm Sunday (with Palm Procession) March 25, 11:00 a.m., Sanctuary Children and youth are invited to participate in the palm-waving procession during worship. Maundy Thursday Service March 29, 7:00 p.m., Sanctuary This service will feature a dramatic reading, “Three Women on the Road in Jerusalem,” written by Kim Batchelor and will include Holy Communion. Good Friday Service March 30, 7:00 p.m., Finding Jesus: Listening for the Inner Jerusalem We will embark on a journey with Jesus along the Way of the Cross. ... Read More »

Micah 6:8

He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?