Spencer Street Chess Club

“You sit at the board and suddenly your heart leaps. Your hand trembles to pick up the piece and move it. But what chess teaches you is that you must sit there calmly and think about whether it’s really a good idea and whether there are other, better ideas.” Stanley Kubrick Come for Coffee, Chess, & […]

Easter Service

Easter is March 27. Join us for a special celebration of the most important event in history. 10:30AM.

Good Friday Service

We are once again joining our brothers and sisters from Creston CRC and Fourth Reformed for a Good Friday service. The service is a “Tenebrae” service, or service of shadows. It is a service in which we focus on the death of Christ for our sins as we slowly dim lights and extinguish candles, until we extinguish the […]

Christmas Eve service

Join us on December 24 at 7:30PM for a Christmas Eve service.

A Permanent Presence

New City Church now officially owns 214 Spencer St NE! We praise God for providing the $100,000 down payment and we look forward to how he will provide the remaining $250,000 we owe. We have one year before this amount is due so we must be in prayer asking God to bless us once again. […]

New Location

We are now meeting at the former Plainfield United Methodist Church building, just south of Palmer School. The building is on the corner of Plainfield and Spencer. Join us Sundays at 10:30AM.


The resurrection of Jesus is central to our faith in Jesus: if there is no resurrection, we have no hope. Following Jesus cannot be reduced to being “a better way to live.” Following Jesus is rooted in the cosmic restoration of all things. Creation itself will be rescued from the curse of sin. This began […]

Spoken Word Poetry

At New City Church we embrace diversity. Our members come from a wide variety of backgrounds. One of the ways we can embrace this diversity is by utilizing a variety of styles in our worship service. Spoken Word Poetry is one such style. Enjoy.

Read through the Bible in 2013

Attempting to read through the entire Bible in a single year can be daunting.  Reading through Scripture is a great way to see the flow of human history from God’s perspective. We’ve put together a reading plan that takes one through the Bible, while not requiring one to read every book of the Bible (though […]

Christmas at Creston

  We are joining Creston Church for worship on Christmas Sunday.  The service begins at 10:00AM, not 10:30AM!  We are excited to worship with our brothers and sisters in Christ.  We hope to see you there. Creston Church is located at 238 Spencer St NE, near Palmer School.  Here is a map.