Ministries

New Beginnings Church wants you to be connected to the Body of Christ in the body at NBC as well as in the Body.  Join a Connection Group to connect to one another at NBC, connect to God, and connect with God’s plan for your life!
 

*Watch for new Connection Groups to come!

Current Connection Groups
 
  • Day Trip Group – Group Leaders: Pastor Jennifer Rice  -  CURRENTLY SUSPENDED DUE TO WINTER
    • NBC Day Trip Connection Group plans trips within a short distance of Effingham to visit regional attractions. There is currently no childcare available.
      • This group meets the 2nd Saturday of every month at 11 a.m. at the church.
  • Men’s Group – Group Leader:  Pastor Earl Rice
    • NBC Men’s Group is a connection group connecting men for the purpose of building strong and Godly men.  Enjoy fellowship and breakfast while getting plugged into what God has for our lives. There is currently no childcare available.
      • Men’s Group meets the 2nd Saturday of every month at 9 a.m. at the Iron Skillet Restaurant located at 1805 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL
  • Ladies Group – Group Leader: Pastor Jennifer Rice
    • NBC Ladies Group is a connection group connecting women for the purpose of raising up women for the service of God. Coffee, food, fellowship, and a brief message from Pastor Jennifer highlight the time. There is currently no childcare available.
      • Ladies Group meets the 2nd Saturday of every month at 9 a.m. at Martin's IGA Iron Horse Cafe located at 101 S Merchant St, Effingham, IL
  • Movie Group - Group Leaders:  Pastors Earl & Jennifer Rice (June, July and August 2017)
    • This group is for ages 18+ and is held at Pastors' home.  Each evening will be a movie night complete with snack and movies that are considered "family friendly". 
      • This group held at 15847 N Lakeview Pl, Effingham IL
      • This group meets at 6:30 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Sunday night
  • Game Group – Group Leader:  Debbie Miller       Topic: Board Games and other games  CURRENTLY SUSPENDED
    • Who doesn't love to play games?  We have found it is a favorite among a lot of NBC members.  Invite a friend and plan to spend some time havng a blast with various fun games! There is currently no childcare available.
      • This group meets at the church the 1st Sunday of the month at 1:15 p.m.