‘Tis the season for Lovefeasts and Candle Services!

Mark your calendars and plan to attend a service at New Philadelphia this Advent and Christmas Season:

December 4 at 11:30 a.m. – Children’s Lovefeast – Fellowship Hall (In-person)

December 11 at 9:30 a.m. – Mostly Music Advent Service – Sanctuary (In-person)

December 18 at 9:30 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. – Regular Worship services

December 18 at 7:00 p.m. – Lovefeast and Candle Service – Sanctuary (In-person)

December 24 at 4:30 p.m. – Lovefeast and Candle Service – Sanctuary (In-person and Online via our Facebook page)
(Doors open at 3:00 p.m. for 4:30 p.m. service – Nursery opens at 4:00 p.m.)

December 24 at 8:00 p.m. – Lovefeast and Candle Service – Sanctuary (In-person)

On Christmas Day we will have ONE service of Songs and Stories at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 25. 


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All are invited to join the New Philly Mostly Southern Writers Book Club as we begin another great year of reading!  We meet on the third Thursday of each month at 6pm in the Friendship Room.  Book lovers can look forward to a lively and enjoyable discussion of a variety of books in a fun and welcoming atmosphere.  Our meetings typically last about an hour and those who attend the Gathering will have time to do so. 


Here’s our line-up for 2022-23


Sept 15    Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maude Montgomery

Oct 20      Beyond Innocence: The Life Sentence of Darryl Hunt by Phoebe Zerwick

Nov 17    Simon the Fiddler by Paulette Jiles

Dec 15    Grateful: The Subversive Practice of Giving Thanks by Diane Butler Bass

Jan 19    Mothers and Strangers: Essays on Motherhood from the New South edited by Lee Smith and Samia                 Serageldin

Feb 15    A Gathering of Old Men by Ernest Gaines

Mar 16    One Writers Beginnings by Eudora Welty

Apr 20    Walking Across Egypt by Clyde Edgerton

May 18    Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Jun 15    Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler

Jul 20    The Bookwoman’s Daughter by Kim Richardson

Aug 17    Cover Her Face by PD James


For more information please contact Jerrie Andrews at or call 336.926.1748


Here’s the Zoom link for New Philly Book Club on the New Philly Zoom


Join Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 878 5555 7820

Passcode: 306891

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