Week of August 12th, 2018

         Scholarship Recipients – Congratulations to the following students who are receiving scholarship awards from the H. Lynn Bloom Memorial Scholarship Fund: Paige Hepner, Brian Katzmaier, Skylar Maurer and Carissa Wolfe.


Capital Campaign Survey – We would value your opinion on our upcoming Capital Campaign to Re-Imagine Christ Community. You may go to the home page of our website at www.ccumchurch.org and click on the link to take the survey. If you do not have a computer, there are copies of the survey outside the church office window. You may return the survey to the office in a sealed envelope.


       New Church Directory – It’s time for a new pictorial directory! You may currently sign up online for your preferred date and time. Please see the bulletin insert for instructions and more information.


Council of Ministries Meeting: August 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm. The leadership and representatives of all ministries are invited to meet with Tom Melzoni from Horizons Stewardship on Monday, August 13, 2018 at 7:00pm. Tom will utilize this meeting to collect information and opinions regarding the upcoming Capital Campaign to Re-Imagine Christ Community.


       Christian Classics/Tweeners – August is here and its Picnic Time! The hot dogs are waiting and we will be holding a joint meeting with our Tweener friends. The date is Tuesday, August 14th, at 6 pm. Please note this is one week earlier than our normal meeting night. We are providing the hot dogs and rolls and Classics are asked to bring finger foods to share. The Tweeners are bringing beverages and desserts. So put on your picnic duds, mosey on up to CCUMC and get ready to party hearty!


Newsletter Articles – Please have any newsletter articles to the church office by Wednesday, August 15th, for any meetings or activities that will take place in September. Thank you.


Blessing of the Backpacks – All school age children are invited to bring their backpacks to church on Sunday, August 19th. There will be a blessing of the backpacks at both services. A hospitality reception will take place at 9:40 am.


Awana Leader’s Meeting – Join us for a time of fellowship and discussion of plans for the Awana program. The meeting will be held at the Troxell’s home on Wednesday, September 5th, from 6-7:30 pm. Please contact Jenn Troxell with any questions.

      Sunday Night Prayer – Please know that the prayer requests that you have placed in our prayer boxes are being prayed over weekly. Please submit also your praises when prayer is answered. All are invited to attend.


      Help in the Nursery – A wonderful ministry opportunity is available for adults interested in helping to provide care for our youngest members during worship on Sunday mornings. We are looking for volunteers to spend time holding babies or playing with little ones. Volunteers in the nursery need to be at least 18 years old and will need to have (or get) their state clearances. If you are willing to serve as part of a rotational team of nursery workers please contact Christina McDermott via the church office.


      The Church Office will only be open from 8:30-11:30 am on Tuesday, August 14th, and 8:30-10:30 am on Friday, August 17th.


Please pray daily for the following:


Today 8/12

      12-5 P.M.      Pavilion Reserved

      7:00 P.M.      Prayer Time


Monday 8/13

      7:00 P.M.     Council of Ministries Meeting


Tuesday 8/14

      6:00 P.M.      Christian Classics/Tweeners


Wednesday 8/15

      8:30 A.M.      Prayer Time

9:30 A.M.      Bible Study



Thursday 8/16

6:30 P.M.    SPRC



Sunday 8/19 Blessing of Backpacks

      8:20 A.M.    Worship

9:40 A.M.    Sunday School

10:50 A.M.   Worship

7:00 P.M. Prayer Time