Northgate Free Methodist Church https://www.thebatavian.com/ en https://www.thebatavian.com/themes/barrio_batavian/images/thebatavian_logo.png Northgate Free Methodist Church https://www.thebatavian.com/ Local Matters © 2008-2023 The Batavian. All Rights Reserved. Tue, 16 Apr 2024 23:00:13 -0400 https://www.thebatavian.com/themes/barrio_batavian/images/thebatavian_logo.png Mon, 22 Jan 2024 18:45:00 -0500 Matthew Kota memorial blood drive Saturday at Northgate Church https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/matthew-kota-memorial-blood-drive-saturday-at-northgate-church/637990 Press Release:

Join in to celebrate Matthew’s birthday and bring a “Plus One” with you to give blood and help patients in need celebrate more birthdays with their loved ones. The event includes a t-shirt sale and basket raffle with all proceeds for the Matthew Kota Scholarship Fund for students at Notre Dame High School and Byron-Bergen Jr./ Sr. High School. 

At a very young age, Matthew Kota, of Byron, knew exactly what he wanted to be when he grew up - a doctor. But sadly, his dreams were cut short. In memory of Matthew for his birthday, the Batavia community and surrounding areas are encouraged to give the gift of life and donate blood at the largest annual American Red Cross blood drive in Genesee County on Saturday, Jan. 27, at Northgate Church South Campus in Batavia. 

“Matthew never waited for anything to happen, he made things happen,” said Jason Kota, Matthew’s father. “He was truly one of a kind and I’ve yet to meet anyone else on this earth like him.” Matthew, the eldest of four children, was just 17 years old when he passed away in 2008 from complications of brain surgery.

Matthew enjoyed the outdoors and had a smile that would light up a room, but it was his humanitarian spirit that friends and family say was contagious. Matthew had a desire to help people, and that’s one of the reasons why he became a blood donor and volunteered with the Red Cross. He had hoped to join the Gallon Donor Club and even though he did not achieve that goal, his family and friends are now carrying out his wishes by holding blood drives in his memory. He was posthumously awarded the 10-gallon milestone from donors on his behalf in 2021. “Matthew was our son, a friend, leader and now our Angel,” Jason Kota said. 

Family and friends say hosting this blood drive is a unique way to memorialize what Matthew stood for - helping others. They are now giving back by turning their heartbreak into hope for other families in need. At this point, the Kota family has now collected 906 units - and counting - in their 15 years of hosting the blood drive. 

How to Sign Up

Schedule your appointment by visiting RedCrossBlood.org and entering the sponsor code bataviany or zipcode 14020.  Walk-ins are welcome around appointments. 

 Donate at the 16th Matthew Kota Memorial Blood Drive on Saturday, Jan. 27 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Northgate Church South Campus – Community Room located at 350 Bank St. Batavia.

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https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/matthew-kota-memorial-blood-drive-saturday-at-northgate-church/637990#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/matthew-kota-memorial-blood-drive-saturday-at-northgate-church/637990 Jan 22, 2024, 6:45pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Matthew Kota memorial blood drive Saturday at Northgate Church Press Release <p>Press Release:</p><blockquote><p>Join in to celebrate Matthew’s birthday and bring a “Plus One” with you to give blood and help patients in need celebrate more birthdays with their loved ones. The event includes a t-shirt sale and basket raffle with all proceeds for the Matthew Kota Scholarship Fund for students at Notre Dame</p></blockquote>
Photos: Holiday Remembrance Service hosted at Northgate https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-owens/photos-holiday-remembrance-service-hosted-at-northgate/637504
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H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home's annual Remembrance Service was held at Northgate Free Methodist Church on Wednesday.

The service is an opportunity for area residents to honor and remember loved ones who have passed. 

Pastor Vern Saile led the service.

Photos by Howard Owens.

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https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-owens/photos-holiday-remembrance-service-hosted-at-northgate/637504#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-owens/photos-holiday-remembrance-service-hosted-at-northgate/637504 Dec 7, 2023, 10:25pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Photos: Holiday Remembrance Service hosted at Northgate Howard Owens <div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/2023-12/h.e.-turner-rememberance-service-2023.jpg?itok=yPWjf5Um" width="800" height="533" alt="h.e.-turner-rememberance-service" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> <p>H.E. Turner &amp; Co. Funeral Home's annual Remembrance Service was held at Northgate Free Methodist Church on Wednesday.</p><p>The service is an opportunity for area residents to honor and remember loved ones who have passed.&nbsp;</p><p><span>Pastor Vern Saile led the service.</span></p><p>Photos by Howard Owens.</p><div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/2023-12/h.e.-turner-rememberance-service-2023-2.jpg?itok=6qTLMdd0" width="800" height="533" alt="h.e.-turner-rememberance-service" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> <div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/2023-12/h.e.-turner-rememberance-service-2023-3.jpg?itok=jdaQ1RjY" width="800" height="532" alt="h.e.-turner-rememberance-service" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> <div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/2023-12/h.e.-turner-rememberance-service-2023-4.jpg?itok=Tg6R_zMs" width="800" height="532" alt="h.e.-turner-rememberance-service" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> <div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/2023-12/h.e.-turner-rememberance-service-2023-5.jpg?itok=DGxZ-Mwm" width="800" height="532" alt="h.e.-turner-rememberance-service" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div>
28th annual service of prayer and remembrance Dec. 6 at Northgate Free Methodist Church https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/28th-annual-service-of-prayer-and-remembrance-dec-6-at-northgate-free-methodist
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Press Release:

H.E. Turner & Co., Bohm-Calarco-Smith, and Burdett & Sanford Funeral Homes proudly present their 28th Annual Service of Prayer & Remembrance at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at the Northgate Free Methodist Church, 8160 Bank Street Road in Batavia.

For those who wish to participate from home, we will livestream the service as well.

“We hear from families how the service helps them through their grief, especially during this time of year," said Joshua Smith, of H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home. "For some of these families, it will be their first year participating in the service, which means it is their first Christmas without their loved one, and for others, they come back year after year.”

A candle in memory of your loved one will be lit prior to the start of the service and remain that way throughout.

One candle will be provided per deceased loved one and will be given to participants at the service. If you choose not to attend but would still like a candle to participate from home, please call our office to arrange a pick-up.

Call 585-344-4295 to reserve your candle by Friday, Dec. 1. There is no cost for a candle and all who experienced the pain of loss are welcome to participate regardless of who took care of your loved one and arranged their funeral service.

The ecumenical service will combine music, prayer, scripture reading, reading of the names of loved ones, the tolling of the bell in remembrance, and a message of hope by Reverend Vern Saile.

To register the name or names for your candle, please call H.E. Turner & Co. Funeral Home at (585) 344-4295 or register online by visiting www.bataviafuneralhomes.com by Dec. 1.

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Photo: Veterans shown appreciation for service at Northgate https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-owens/photo-veterans-shown-appreciation-for-service-at-northgate/637258
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Northgate Church hosted a Veterans Appreciation Evening on Thursday, which was attended by more than 40 people, including couple of dozen local veterans.

Photo and info submitted by Michael Marsh.

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Northgate to host charity rummage sale https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-to-host-charity-rummage-sale/634763
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Northgate Church is excited to announce that they will be hosting a Rummage Sale on Friday, May 12, from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Saturday, May 13, from 8 a.m. - noon in the gym at the Northgate South Campus, 350 Bank Street Road. 100 percent of the proceeds from this event will benefit Northgate’s ‘Connected Community’ in Gahanda, Rwanda, Africa.

Northgate will be funding food and agricultural projects throughout the village, helping many of the families learn to grow and maintain sustenance for their loved ones, which is something that is not prevalent in Rwanda.   For more information, call the office at 343-4011 or visit https://fb.me/e/13p4dKgCc

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Take a lesson from this funeral service: 'be like Jim' https://www.thebatavian.com/joanne-beck/take-a-lesson-from-this-funeral-service-be-like-jim/626771
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Be like Jim.

You didn’t have to know Jim Owen to want to be like him. You didn’t have to know him to respect the man he was and what he brought to this community. And you especially didn’t have to know him to reap some of the good and kind messages that he left behind.

But if you didn’t know Jim Owen, a Batavia resident whose name has been echoed throughout the city with particular might this past year, it truly was a loss that you never had the privilege to feel. Perhaps you’ve read about Jim recently, about his passion for the city school district as a substitute teacher, supporter, mentor, historian, and music lover who lived long enough to see the high school auditorium named after his father, Frank E. Owen.

Or perhaps you read about him being dubbed the Mayor of Redfield Parkway by Batavia City Council for his efforts to have pillars restored on the westside street, and tireless advocacy for the neighborhood and beyond. Or when he donated funds to make the Owen library at GO Art! a reality.

Make time for others
This piece isn’t so much about Jim as it is about what he created up until he died on Jan. 19 of this year. Yes, he gave the community quite a lot — financial and material donations, camaraderie, encouraging words, bits of history culled from his research, recognition, cheesy jokes that somehow always hit the mark, friendship, and, certainly, time. He always gave his time.

During Owen's funeral service Saturday, the Rev. Vern Saile noted something about Jim’s obituary. Usually, one’s obit states everything about that person, Saile said.

“But Jim’s obituary is almost entirely about the people he wants to thank,” Saile said in a near-packed sanctuary at Northgate Church.

That’s a striking difference. Instead of thinking about how he transformed the world, Jim thought about how others made an impact on him. Outward thinking. Positive thinking. Those weren’t just phrases from a motivational book; they were how Jim Owen lived his life.

Be a friend
“He loved people, he loved to encourage them,” Saile said. “He appreciated family, friends, students, and community. He may have more friends than anybody I’ve ever known.”

While visiting Jim in the hospital one day, Vern logged friends who stopped by while Jim had nodded off. There were a dozen in 90 minutes, Saile said with a hint of astonishment.

You don’t have to be perfect, but you can be positive
When he began his talk, Saile admitted that he first found Jim Owen “a little quirky.” He wasn’t quite sure how to take the man that had volunteered to be part of an important committee.

“He didn’t always say a lot, but when he did speak, it was positive,” Saile said. “I cannot remember him saying anything negative.”

He then joked about how Jim would check to see if he was in the minutes. He would sometimes make the first or second motion just to ensure his name was documented. He was the same with local events — often attending ribbon cuttings and business openings, somehow appearing in the media photos.

Quirky? Perhaps. His mom, dad, brother and sister have died, leaving Jim as the remaining Owen, and it seemed as though he wanted his life to be known. To be worth something. Sound familiar? Who can say that’s an unfamiliar notion for most mortals?

Be interested in others
Jim’s good friend Michael Marsh gave an example of how caring and genuine Jim was with everyone he met. He would ask your name, where are you from, “and on and on, and on and on,” Marsh said.

Jim Owen had a sincere interest in people — it wasn’t just small talk, but a need to know more about someone. He “strongly believed in education, and giving tools” for students to believe in themselves, Marsh said.

Jim was a coach, and often told his students that “it’s not important if you come in first or come in last, but that you come in.”

“He would slide into your life and just be there,” Marsh said.

And without Jim’s jovial one-liners, questions, historical trivia, upbeat adages, and other topics of discussion, “you find yourself missing it,” Marsh said.

Jim was diagnosed with esophageal cancer last year, and during his last days in hospice care, he wondered aloud if he would be forgotten. Alas, no.

Leave a piece of yourself
“His presence has caused all of us to form new friendships, and to foster those friendships,” Marsh said. “It’s our responsibility to carry this legacy on.”

Marsh reminded folks to take time to appreciate one another. It only takes moments to enjoy a conversation, share encouraging words, or make someone smile.

Another one of Jim’s favorite sayings was that “a setback is just a setup for a comeback.” Saile believes that he got the ultimate comeback and is safe and at peace.

Meanwhile, Jim left behind plenty of people to carry forth his legacy of not just seeing the glass as half full, but making it wholly delicious.

Be like Jim.

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Top Photo of Michael Marsh speaking about Jim Owen during Owen's funeral service Saturday at Northgate FMC in Batavia; musical performances included vocals, piano, violin and "Battle Hymn of the Republic," a special request that Owen had made when planning his service. Photos by Howard Owens.

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https://www.thebatavian.com/joanne-beck/take-a-lesson-from-this-funeral-service-be-like-jim/626771#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/joanne-beck/take-a-lesson-from-this-funeral-service-be-like-jim/626771 Jan 28, 2023, 8:49pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Take a lesson from this funeral service: 'be like Jim' jfbeck_99_272012 <p><div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/users/jimownservice2023-2.jpg?itok=KLf_-fse" width="460" height="691" alt="jimownservice2023-2.jpg" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> </p> <p>Be like Jim.</p> <p>You didn’t have to know Jim Owen to want to be like him. You didn’t have to know him to respect the man he was and what he brought to this community. And you especially didn’t have to know him to reap some of the good and</p>
Photos: Vintage Christmas at Northgate https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-b-owens/photos-vintage-christmas-at-northgate/623810
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Northgate Free Methodist Church in Batavia held a Vintage Christmas celebration on Friday evening.

The church will host another Vintage Christmas event from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday. 

It includes a nativity walk through the woods with live animals, food, tree lighting, s’mores roasting over an open fire, Santa and outdoor Christmas movies.

Photos by Allison Lang.

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https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-b-owens/photos-vintage-christmas-at-northgate/623810#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-b-owens/photos-vintage-christmas-at-northgate/623810 Dec 4, 2022, 4:44pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Photos: Vintage Christmas at Northgate Howard Owens <p><div> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/users/60/2022-11/img_3873northgate.jpg?itok=Yjfs51iS" width="460" height="462" alt="img_3873northgate.jpg" class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> </p> <p>Northgate Free Methodist Church in Batavia held a Vintage Christmas celebration on Friday evening.</p> <p>The church will host another Vintage Christmas event from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday.&nbsp;</p> <p>It includes a nativity walk through the woods with live animals, food, tree lighting, s’mores roasting over an open fire, Santa</p>
Northgate to Host Carol McLeod Conference in October https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-to-host-carol-mcleod-conference-in-october/615948

Press release:

Have you ever wondered where God is in the muddle of life? Have you ever wished that God would speak specifically to you and tell you what His will is for you in the dailiness of life?

The Holy Spirit spoke through Peter nearly 2,000 years ago and his words still hold kinetic power for our lives today.  As we study the book of 1 Peter, we, like Peter, will hear the voice of the Holy Spirit. That powerful voice will fill your heart and your home as you join with Peter in living a life of authentic faith during life's most challenging times.

We will discover that the book of 1 Peter addresses what we believe about God as well as the details of practical living; it is also a call to holiness and humility. Over the course of this conference, we will dig into the rich mysteries of worship, joy and God's unconditional love for each one of us.

So, invite a sister or a friend who simply wants more of Jesus! Come prepared to have your heart restored, your questions answered and your assignment refined. You will fall in love with Jesus all over again and you will be changed by the truth of the Word of God

This conference will take place on Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15, 2022, at Northgate Free Methodist Church, 8160 Bank Street Road, Batavia, NY, 14020. Tickets for this two-day event are $25. Payments can be made through the website listed here: https://northgatefmc.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/1182545 or call Northgate’s office, at (585) 343-4011 to register over the phone. 
Hotel rooms are reserved at the following hotels:

Holiday Inn Express
4356 Commerce Drive
Batavia, NY  14020
585-344-0001
$119.00 per night 

Hampton by Hilton
4360 Commerce Drive
Batavia, NY  14020
585-815-0475
$119.00 per night

Reservations for the hotels MUST be made by September 14, 2022, to secure this rate. To make a reservation, call the hotel of your choice and ask for the rooms blocked for NORTHGATE CHURCH WOMEN'S CONFERENCE.

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https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-to-host-carol-mcleod-conference-in-october/615948#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-to-host-carol-mcleod-conference-in-october/615948 Sep 14, 2022, 2:18pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Northgate to Host Carol McLeod Conference in October Press Release <p></p><div class="align-left"> <div class="field field--name-field-media-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="https://www.thebatavian.com/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/users/60/2022-09/carolmcleod1.png?itok=27P38Pi6" width="457" height="641" alt class="image-style-large"> </div> </div> Press release: <blockquote> <p>Have you ever wondered where God is in the muddle of life? Have you ever wished that God would speak specifically to you and tell you what His will is for you in the dailiness of life?</p> <p>The Holy Spirit spoke through Peter nearly 2,000 years ago and</p></blockquote>
Northgate Church to host children's summer camp https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-church-to-host-childrens-summer-camp/609963 Press release:

Northgate Church is hosting a children’s summer camp, On The Case, July 11-15. 

This week-long camp will be structured for children ages 3-9.

Kids Camp will run Monday through Thursday, July 11-14 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Friday, July 15 (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) with lunch provided.

The camp will take place at Northgate’s North Campus located at 8160 Bank Street Road, Batavia.

The cost per camper is $125 with a subsequent discount for multiple children. 

Pre-registration is required.

Applications and cost descriptions are available here: ​​https://northgatefmc.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/1300091

Scholarships are available.

If you have any questions about the camp, please email leah@northgatefmc.com or visit northgatefmc.com 

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https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-church-to-host-childrens-summer-camp/609963#comments https://www.thebatavian.com/press-release/northgate-church-to-host-childrens-summer-camp/609963 Jul 5, 2022, 5:37pm Northgate Free Methodist Church Northgate Church to host children's summer camp Press Release <p>Press release:</p> <blockquote> <p>Northgate Church is hosting a children’s summer camp, On The Case, July 11-15.&nbsp;</p> <p>This week-long camp will be structured for children ages 3-9.</p> <p>Kids Camp will run Monday through Thursday, July 11-14 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) and Friday, July 15 (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) with lunch</p></blockquote>
Photos: Charity rummage sale at Northgate https://www.thebatavian.com/howard-b-owens/photos-charity-rummage-sale-at-northgate/604442
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Northgate Free Methodist Church hosted a rummage sale today to benefit the people of Gahanda, Rwanda to create and maintain a self-sustaining farm and co-op, which will provide their local families with food and a source of income.

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