FALL WORSHIP HOURS - AUGUST 27 Welcome back to Fall Worship Hours! We are happy to offer two worship services on Sunday morning, as of Sunday, August 27. We worship at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Please remember Saturday afternoons at 4:00 p.m. year round. See you at worship!
FALL KICKOFF / ICE CREAM SOCIAL - AUGUST 27, 3-5pm Sunday, August 27th, 3-5pm. –Come ONE come ALL to our fall kickoff and ice cream social. There will be LIVE entertainment by Pantasia (a local steel drum band) and ice cream served by our very own ICE CREAM MAN!
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE - SEPT 1, noon-5pm For an appointment, please visit www.redcrossblood.org / sponsor code COFCWATERVILLE. OR CALL 1-800-red-cross.
CHOIRS START, WEEK OF SEPT 5 Confirmation Bells - Tuesday, September 5 @ 6:00pm Youth Choir - Tuesday, September 5 @ 6:45pm Adult Choir - Wednesday, September 6 @ 7pm Bell Choir - Thursday, September 7 @ 6:30pm
NAME TAG SUNDAYS, SEPT 10 & OCT 29 Name Tag Sundays! “A great way to get to know each other”. We have received positive responses to our ‘name tag’ weekends. We will invite you to wear a name tag on: - September 10th - Reformation Sunday, October 29 What a great help to visitors and those new to C of C! Pick your favorite color and wear one proudly!
CHURCH COUNCIL - SEPT 12, 7pm Our Church Council will gather on the second Tuesday of the month. You are always welcome to be part of the conversation. If you would like to address the council or share a concern or joy, please call the church office to be put on the agenda. You will be welcomed to share your thoughts at the beginning of our meetings. We meet in the Sunday school classrooms beginning at 7:00 p.m. Our next meeting: Monday, August 8. Please pray for our church leaders.
SEPT 15 & 16, God's Work, Our Hands We will be going as a group to make sandwiches that will be included in bag lunch meals for the non-profit organization "Food for Thought." We will also be participating in the distribution of those lunches to the Toledo down town community. We need people to help make sandwiches on Friday night, September 15th from 6-7 and we need people to help distribute them the next morning. There are two time slots on Saturday. One group will go from 9:45-10:45 am and another from 11 am-12 pm. All sessions will be led by a volunteer from Food for Thought. You can sign up for one session, two sessions, or all three sessions. There will be a car pool organized from our parking lot.
BIBLE SUNDAY - SEPT 17 Bible Sunday, September 17 8:00 & 10:00 a.m. We will present Bibles to all three year olds and NEW third graders!
Roche de Boeuf SEPT 23 Outreach is looking ahead!! Please set aside Saturday, September 23rd for the Roche de Boeuf festival in Waterville! Community of Christ will present a NEW and IMPROVED booth for sharing the good news of our congregation! We are looking for friendly congregational ambassadors to serve with us! Watch for a sign up to partIcipate this fall. Witness to the good news of our Community of CHRIST!
REFORMATION SUNDAY - OCT 29 Reformation Sunday, October 29 8:00 & 10:00 a.m. Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of Grace filled Reformation history! God’s gift of grace to His people! Celebrate our Lutheran heritage.
FIRST COMMUNION SUNDAY - OCT 29 First Communion Sunday A very blessed Reformation Day for our children! Fall classes in October. All 2nd-3rd graders invited to join us.
Christmas Pageant, Rehearsals start NOV 4 Planning for the Pageant!! The Christmas pageant is only 15 weeks away!!! We welcome all children AND teens to take part in our Christmas celebration on Sunday, December 10. Rehearsals begin Saturday, November 4.
ALL SAINTS SUNDAY - NOV 5 All Saints Sunday, November 5th Please come and remember the names of those who rest in the Lord’s presence. A sign up for ‘names’ of loved ones and friends will soon be posted.