Who are we?
UIC’s Novel Idea is a book club and literary ministry that is under the supervision of Pastor Paul Hobson at United in Christ Christian Church (https://uiccc.org/). The ministry is led by Jasmyn Stamper and has been reading and getting closer to God through literature and service since January 2016.
2019 is The Year of Perfecting. At least, it is for everyone at United in Christ. 2019 is also the year where we are “closing our back door”. According to our pastor, “closing our back door” involves making sure that […]
This year we kept up with our previous traditions: Ms. Cholie’s, The Cenacle, continuous fellowship; we also started using the library more for meetings. We did, however, expand with our inreach. Start children off on the way they should go, […]
In 2017, the tradition of having book club members recommend books that we voted on began. I developed a list of the recommendations, checked them out, showed Pastor, and then, we as a ministry, voted in order to whittle the […]
Every December, I take a look back at my year and begin to plan and pray about the coming year. What worked this year? What could have been better? What am I praying God does in the subsequent year? Since […]