Monthly Archives: June 2015

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Serving the community through the most powerful bond of all: family

This Sunday at the Church of God World Mission Society the aroma of pineapples and laughter filled the air as members and family and friends enjoyed a day of food and fun at our Hawaiian Luau. As guests were arrived, they were greeted by members dressed in hula skirts, Hawaiian leis and bright smiles. The Church’s fellowship room and welcome hallway were decorated with palm trees and floral garlands that covered the ceiling and walls. And no one could resist the appetizing buffet of summer favorite foods.

By | June 30th, 2015|Activities, Events|2 Comments

Picking Knotweed in Branch Brook Park

Branch Brook Park, located in New Jersey’s Essex County, received help from more than forty World Mission Society Church of God volunteers to clear invasive plants and debris as part of the park’s Care of the Park Movement. The park relies on volunteers to preserve its natural resources of more than two miles of trails, fields, trees and ponds.

By | June 24th, 2015|Activities, Cleanups, Community Services|0 Comments

Father’s Day 2015 in Passaic Church of God

This Father's Day was a special one at the World Mission Society Church of God in Passaic, NJ. Wanting to show their fathers appreciation for their love and sacrifice, the members all came together to create the perfect sports event. Passaic is a city with a large Latin American community and with the World Cup taking place, it was the perfect way to bring dads and families together to watch the game and celebrate.

By | June 23rd, 2015|Activities, Events|0 Comments

Dance! Dance! Dance!

Even if it seems like a mother and daughter don't have anything in common at all, there's one thing that every girl loves to do - dance! Here at the Church of God, we wanted to find a way to bring mother and daughter together for a night of pure fun. We invited friends, family and neighbors to the Mommy and Me Dance Class.

By | June 23rd, 2015|Activities, Events|0 Comments

New Windsor Soccer Tournament 2015

Two weeks after celebrating the Day of Pentecost, on June 7, 2015, the members of the World Mission Society Church of God held the “2015 Rally for the Establishment of 300 Churches,” where members showed a display of unity, endurance, and brotherhood through a soccer tournament and dance show.

By | June 22nd, 2015|Activities, Events|1 Comment

Association Donor Recruitment Professionals

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] The Association of Donor Recruitment Professionals (ADRP) is a network of organizations consisting of more than 600 members worldwide that share the best practices and ideas for receiving donations of blood, marrow, organs and other vital tissue to save lives. The ADRP annually presents the Organization of the Year Award to honor an [...]

By | June 3rd, 2015|Awards, Media|0 Comments

Volunteers Go the Extra Mile at Autism Cycling Event

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Church of God provided a torch of encouragement for the families and cyclists riding for autism awareness and education at the sixth annual “Go the Distance for Autism” cycling event on May 31, 2015. Church of God volunteers really went the extra mile to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere at New Jersey’s largest [...]

By | June 2nd, 2015|Activities, Community Services, Smile Campaign|0 Comments