Tag: New Life Church

Lunch Bunch Cook-Out

Hosts and helpers: Karen Vissar, Jacque Geist, Jack Geist and Marty Vissar.

Sherry Zeise June brought a special fun for the New Life Church Lunch Bunch as we enjoyed our annual Cook Out, when both men and women joined together for a time of feasting and fellowship. We shared barbecue sandwiches with all the fixings, refreshing salads, watermelon and fruit, and polished it all off with great…

Feast for the heart

Sherry Zeise The day before Mother’s Day, New Life Church Ladies’ Lunch Bunch gathered for our annual Mother/Daughter Luncheon once more at the Sidewalk Café at Unicorn Lake. Gracious and generous owners Sam and Susi Pyeatt welcomed us like special family members and laid out an awesome buffet with abundant green salad with special dressings,…

New Life Church Ladies’ Lunch Bunch

Sherry Zeise A girly, spring vision and warm welcome engulfed New Life Church Ladies’ Lunch Bunch as we entered the lovely, spacious home of Carol and Jim Hansen. Her beautiful spring china figurines and dishes, featuring bunnies and flowers, had us all mesmerized, and luscious pink cabbage roses adorned the tables and napkin rings. What…

Blarney and blessings

Sherry Zeise Corned beef and cabbage-draw or dread? New Life Lunch Bunch had a bit of each, as we began our March meeting, which always includes the fun of St. Patrick’s Day, wearing green and having the traditional Irish meal of Jois Ross’s scrumptious corned beef and cabbage. The rest of us bring potatoes (Irish,…

A touch of Heaven

Sherry Zeise The coffee pot at Lyle and Nancy Nevius’ home happily gurgled a welcome to New Life Church ladies bringing great food and joyous expectations for our Christmas celebration. Nancy’s love of Christmas filled their house with beautiful, fun and inspirational decorations. Each year she has graciously shared it all with Lunch Bunch. Thanks,…

Songs of thankful praise

Sherry Zeise November Lunch Bunch has always been a favorite meeting of the year, because we have Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings and the men join us, instead of going to Outlaw Burger. This time forty-five New Life Church members and friends came to enjoy the warm congeniality of Jim and Carol Hansen. We…

Pastor’s Corner

Jim Mann Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece and was thought to be the home of gods. The twelve Olympians, with Zeus at their head, made their dwelling atop this great mountain…high above the average man, often above the clouds, far away from the grinding lives of mortals. In this, the Greeks are…

Summer fun for all

Sherry Zeise Summer fun for all! New Life Church Lunch Bunch enjoyed its annual cook out on June 9. Knowing a heat wave was on, our great hostess, Renee Carlson, removed her furniture and put out tables covered with bright blue polka dot cloths sporting a sassy sunflower centerpiece. Being from west Texas, she mercifully…

Amazing Grace

  Sherry Zeise Chicks and bunnies began showing up on Ravenswood on Saturday, April 14 at the beautifully decorated home of Guy and Nancy Myers. At last count, there were 25 of them…Oh! You thought of that kind of baby animals? No, no, no! The ladies of New Life Church Lunch Bunch! Hostess Nancy Myer…

Pastor’s Corner

  Jim Mann In February, Vice President Mike Pence was mocked in the media because he said God talked to him. Talking to God was okay, but God talking back constituted mental illness. Does God speak to us? And if so, how? God speaking is the inaugural act of the universe: “And God said, let…