Faith & the Force

Faith & the Force

Faith & the Force Friday, April 26 6:30–8:30 pm An evening of food and fellowship, video clips and Bible study, conversation and questions about the intersection Christian faith with Star Wars lore around the Force. Presented by mega Star Wars fan Pastor Chris Duckworth Sign up on Church Center and...

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Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night Friday, April 19 6:30–8:30 pm New Joy families gather for food and fellowship ... games and/or a movie, or some other fun activity. More details to be shared as we get closer to the event. Sign up on Church Center and mark your calendars!  

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Vacation Bible School at New Joy in June

Vacation Bible School

Camp Firelight VBS at New Joy June 23 - 27 5:30 - 8:00 pm Mark your calendars for Vacation Bible School – Sunday through Thursday evenings, June 23 - 27, at New Joy. Registration and volunteer information will be available Easter and our local schools’ Spring Break. Check back for...

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The Three Days

HOLY WEEK: The Three Days

The Great Three Days Holy Week at New Joy Mark your calendars for a special worship experience this Holy Week — three nights of unique liturgies marking the Passion of Christ. Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and Resurrection of our Lord: The Vigil of Easter celebrated as one continuous worship experience...

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Everlasting Covenant

Christmas Eve Worship

Sunday, December 24 Christmas Eve Worship 9:30 am  5:00 pm 7:30 pm The 9:30 am Sunday morning worship includes a Christmas Carol Sing-Along. The service will include: Word, Sacrament, Song, Prayer, Praise, & Fellowship. The 5:00 pm service is a family-oriented Christmas Eve Worship Service with candlelight, fewer verses of...

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Wednesdays with Pastor Chris

ADULT BIBLE STUDY

Wednesdays with Pastor Chris 7 pm Adult Bible Study Wednesdays 7:00 – 8:15 pm New Joy Lutheran Church Gathering on Wednesdays 7:00-8:15 pm. We meet in the church kitchen to read Scripture, nurture faith, share prayers, and grow together as the Body of Christ. Open to all members of our...

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Family Movie Night

Family Movie Night

Featuring: Toy Story 2 Evening of Saturday, September 1 Gather with other church families & friends to watch Toy Story 2 together! Prior to showtime, we will have dinner and a brief lesson with Pastor Chris sharing how Woody, Jessie, Buzz and the whole gang can teach us about God's...

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New Joy Lutheran Preschool Calendar Events

Preschool No School

New Joy Preschool Calendar No Preschool — eLearning Day (Westfield Washington no school) Monday, April 8   Learn more about our Preschool...    

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Scout Sunday

Scout Sunday

Scout Sunday Sunday, February 12 9:30 am Scouts from Troops 1910 & 1920, New Joy's chartered BSA troops, will assist and share a brief presentation in worship. All current and former scouts are invited to wear their uniform or something that reflects their scouting experience. We will ask God to...

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Radical Welcome Bible Study

Radical Welcome Bible Study

Radical Welcome Sunday Morning Bible Study Sundays after worship at approximately 10:45 am February 12 February 19 February 26 March 5 Last Fall New Joy hosted two conversations with local LGBTQ+ advocates and educators (GLSEN of Central Indiana and Indiana Youth Group), providing members of our congregation with important opportunities...

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Ready: Advent & Christmas at New Joy

Christmas Worship

Christmas Worship  Schedule Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24 5 pm & 7:30 pm The 5 pm service is a slightly briefer service oriented toward households with younger children. The 7:30 pm is a traditional Christmas Eve service. Both services are candlelight services with Holy Communion. All are welcome at either...

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Advent Evening Prayer Services

Advent Evening Prayer

Advent Evening Prayer Wednesdays 7 pm Wednesday Services during Advent New Joy Lutheran Church Advent is a season of hope-filled waiting and faithful anticipation. We look to the return of Christ and the joy of our Lord's promised presence. Advent Evening Prayer Services will be held on Wednesdays during Advent...

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New Joy Lutheran Preschool Calendar Events

Preschool Open Enrollment Begins

New Joy Preschool Calendar Open Enrollment for 2023-24 Monday, January 23 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Must bring completed Registration Form and the $60 Registration Fee.   Learn more about our Preschool...    

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Men's Group

Men’s Group

Men's Group Breakfast & Bible Study Approximately twice-a-month Saturday Mornings 8 am Meeting approximately twice/month on Saturdays at 8am, the Men's Group gathers for Breakfast and Bible Study. We are using a new book for this season of Men's group. The Gospel of Mark, by Professor Amy-Jill Levine, will walk...

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Wednesday Bible Study

Wednesday Bible Study

Wednesday Bible Study Wednesdays at 1 pm New Joy Lutheran Church Gathering on Wednesdays at 1 pm, this group reads and discusses the Scripture appointed for the coming Sunday. This group is usually led by Pastor Chris, and the conversations often inform his sermons. This Wednesday group also serves as...

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New Bible Study: Tuesdays

New Bible Study

New Bible Study Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:15 pm New Joy Lutheran Church Gathering on Tuesdays 7:00-8:15 pm. This group uses a curriculum, and participants take turns leading each session. Between sessions we read a brief chapter in a learner book that prepares us for our discussion. Open to all members...

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Preschool Trunk or Treat

Preschool Trunk or Treat

Preschool Trunk or Treat Wednesday, October 26 6:00 pm Come join our Preschool Families in a safe and fun Halloween Celebration! On Wednesday, October 26, at 6 pm the New Joy Preschool is hosting a Preschool Trunk or Treat for the families of our Preschool, for preschoolers of New Joy,...

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Fall Clean-Up & Planting Day

Fall Planting/Clean-Up Day

Fall Planting/Clean-Up Day Saturday, September 24 9:00 am Come join us to spruce up our property before our 20th Anniversary Celebrations! Join us on Saturday, September 24, starting at 9am for a Fall Planting & Clean-Up Day. We have about 25 shrubs to plant and a ton of mulch to...

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