Faith News Archives
Faith News Archives
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April 28, 2016 Faith News (Apr 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. April 28th, 2016 Faith News Update May 1st, 2016 9:30am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion Gospel Reading for this Sunday: 1 Corinthians 13:1 - 13 Guest preacher Rev. Karen Tiegs & Guest accompanist Shari Young Thanks for a wonderful work party!

April 21, 2016 Faith News (Apr 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. April 21st, 2016 Faith News Update April 24, 2016 9:30am Sunday Worship Messy Church Gospel Readings for this Sunday: Acts 18:1 -4 & 1 Corinthians 1:10 -18 Baby Care Kit update Thanks to everyone that helped make the Baby Care Kits on Sunday! It's

Apr 14, 2016 Faith News (Apr 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. April 14th, 2016 Faith News Update April 17, 2016 9:30am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion Turning the World Upside Down Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Acts 17: 1-9 & 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 This Saturday! This Sunday!

April 7, 2016 Faith News (Apr 2016)
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March 31, 2016 Faith News (Mar 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. March 31st, 2016 Faith News Update April 3, 2016 9:30am Sunday Worship with Holy Communion The Wrong Question? Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Acts 1:1-14 Good Friday to Easter A reflection… We were trying something new. How would it go? How would it be

March 24, 2016 Faith News (Mar 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. March 24th, 2016 Faith News Update March 27th, 2016 9:30am & 11am Easter Sunday Worship with Holy Communion Celebrate the Resurrection! Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 16:1-8 You are invited to participate in ANIMATE: PRACTICES during Lent @ Communit

March 17, 2016 Faith News (Mar 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. March 17th, 2016 Faith News Update March 20th, 2016 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion In remembrance of her... Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 14:3-9 You are invited to participate in ANIMATE: PRACTICES during Lent @ Community of ChristChurch Palm

March 10, 2016 Faith News (Mar 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. March 10th, 2016 Faith News Update March 13th, 2016 9:30am Worship The End of the Age Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 13:1-8, 24-37 Daylight Saving Time Begins This Sunday! Don’t be late to church! Remember to set your clocks forward one hour before y

March 3, 2016 Faith News Weekly Update (Mar 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. March 3rd, 2016 Faith News Update March 6th, 2016 9:30am Worship The Greatest Commandment Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 12:28-34, 38-44 You are invited to participate in ANIMATE: PRACTICES during Lent @ Community of ChristChurch SERVICE: The Needs Right in

Feb 25 2016 Email (Feb 2016)
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Feb 19 2016 Email (Feb 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. February 18th, 2016 Faith News Update February 21st, 2016 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Bartimaeus Healed Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 10:32-52 This Sunday we welcome guest pastor Rev. Tom Struck. Pastor David will be at Camp Lutherwood with our high school

Feb 11 2016 Email (Feb 2016)
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Feb 4 2016 Email (Feb 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. February 4th, 2016 Faith News Update February 7th, 2016 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Transfiguration Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 8:27-9:8 Pastor David will be out of the office Feb 5-Feb 9 at a IAF Northwest Regional Leadership Trainin

Jan 28 2016 Email (Jan 2016)
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Jan 21 2016 Email (Jan 2016)
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Jan 14 2016 Email (Jan 2016)
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Jan 07 2016 Email (Jan 2016)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. January 7th, 2016 Faith News Update January 10th, 2016 9:30am Worship Gospel Reading for this Sunday: Mark 1:1-45 Request from Church Council Dear Members and Friends of Community of ChristChurch, Your Church Council is a gifted and passionate group of people who

Dec 23 2015 Email (Dec 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. December 23rd, 2015 Faith News Update MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! Come celebrate the birth of the Christ child! Emmmanuel, God With Us! Thursday, December 24th, 4:00pm & 6:30pm December 27th, 2015 Christmas I 9:30am Worship - A Service of Lessons & Carols

Dec 03 2015 Email (Dec 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. December 3rd, 2015 Faith News Update December 6th, 2015 Advent II 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Scripture Reading for this Sunday: STILLNESS & SURPRISE Luke 1:13-15a & 18-20 The Season of Advent began on Sunday, November 29th. The pur

Nov 25, 2015 Email (Nov 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. December 2015 Faith News November 29th, 2015 Advent I 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Scripture Reading for this Sunday: PATIENCE & WISDOM Isaiah 40:1-11 The season of Advent begins on Sunday, November 29th... The Season of Advent

Nov 19 2015 Email (Nov 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. November 19, 2015 Faith News Weekly Update November 22nd, 2015 9:30am Worship Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Isaiah 5:1-7; 11:1-5 Bible Conversations This will be the last Sunday for the Bible Conversations for fall. Beginning Sunday, November 29, Bib

Nov 122015 Email (Nov 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. November 12, 2015 Faith News Weekly Update November 15th, 2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hosea 11:1-9 Bible Conversations For this Sunday only, the Nooma Inspirations will join together with Sneak Peek! to view

11-5- 2015 Email BME Copy (Nov 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. November 5, 2015 Faith News Weekly Update November 8th, 2015 9:30am Scripture Reading for this Sunday: 1 Kings 18:20-39 Join us in worship this Sunday as we welcome Hillsboro Firefighter Dan King. Dan will explain about the Toy n Joy Drive Pro

October 29, 2015 email (Oct 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. October 29, 2015 November 1st, 2015 Worship with Holy Communion All Saints Sunday The All Saints' Day celebration has a long history in the worship life of the Christian Church. It began as a commemoration of the martyrs who had died for the

Oct 22 2015 Email (Oct 2015)
October 22nd, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, October 25th,2015 9:30am Worship Praise the Lord Scripture Reading for this Sunday: 2Samuel 5:1-5, 6:1-5 Continuing this Sunday, October 25th, at 10:45am Bible Conversations!  Adult Faith Conversations is now Bible Conversations. After worship, we are offering three opportunities to gather in small groups around the Bible. These conversations will run through Nov 22nd.

Oct 15 2015 Email (Oct 2015)
October 15th, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, October 18th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Crossing Borders for Love Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Ruth 1:1-17 Continuing this Sunday, October 18th, at 10:45am Bible Conversations!  Adult Faith Conversations is now Bible Conversations. After worship, we are offering three opportunities to gather in small groups around the Bible. These conversations

Oct 08 2015 Email (Oct 2015)
October 8th, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, October 11th,2015 9:30am Worship Do Love Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Deuteronomy 5:1-21, 6:4-6 The Worship Team is pleased to welcome into worship this Sunday, October 11th, guest accompanist Laura Cunard. As a Life-Long Musician, Laura Cunard has been performing a wide variety of musical styles professionally for over 25 years . Laura is a gifted vocali

Oct. 1, 2015 (Oct 2015)
October 1st, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, October 4th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Sacred Ground Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Exodus 1:8-14, 3:1-10 Continuing this Sunday, October 4th, at 10:45am Bible Conversations! I invite you to be part of something sort of different and sort of the same as we kick off a new year of Adult Faith Conversations. After worship, we are offering three oppor

Sep 24 2015 Email (Sep 2015)
September 24th, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, September 27th,2015 9:30am Worship Wrestling with God Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Genesis 32:22-30 Continuing this Sunday, September 27th, at 10:45am Bible Conversations! I invite you to be part of something sort of different and sort of the same as we kick off a new year of Adult Faith Conversations. After worship, we are offering three opportunities to

Sep 17 2015 Email (Sep 2015)
September 17th, 2015   Faith News   Sunday, September 20th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion A Story of Love & Laughter Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Genesis 18:1-15; 21:1-7 Beginning this Sunday, September 20th, at 10:45am Faith Conversations will be Bible Conversations! I invite you to be part of something sort of different and sort of the same as we kick off a new year of Adult Faith Convers

Sep 03 2015 Email (Sep 2015)
September 3rd, 2015   Faith News Sunday, September 6th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion The Problem We All Live With Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hebrews 11:1-16; 12:1-2 Confession, Repentance and Commitment to End Racism Sunday Dear Members and Friends of Community of ChristChurch We recently received the following invitation from our brothers and sisters in the African Methodist Episc

Aug 27 2015 Email (Aug 2015)
August 27th, 2015   Faith News Sunday, August 30th,2015 9:30am Worship Earthly and Heavenly Sanctuaries Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hebrews 9:1-10 End Racism Sunday Dear Members and Friends of Community of ChristChurch We recently received the following invitation from our brothers and sisters in the African Methodist Episcopal Church: “Liberty and Justice for All” Please join in solidar

Aug 20 2015 Email (Aug 2015)
August 20th, 2015   Faith News Sunday, August 23rd,2015 9:30am Worship Jesus as High Priest Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hebrews 4:14 – 5:10      Camp Out 2015   To all who participated in the Camp Out, we hope that you had a good time in "God's Great Creation", whether you came for the day or the entire weekend. Thank You for being there. Special Thanks to Kris and Ed Oster for

Aug 13 2015 Email (Aug 2015)
August 13th, 2015   Faith News Sunday, August 16th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion (as well as Saturday evening - Aug 15 - at L.L. "Stub" Stewart State Park following the 6pm Potluck Dinner... see info below) Tested Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hebrews 2:10-18 Camp Out 2015 is this weekend!. Yes, this weekend is the All Church CAMP OUT at LL Stub Stewart State Park. You and

Aug 06 2015 Email 2 (Aug 2015)
August 6th, 2015  CORRECTION The Faith News incorrectly stated that 2 campsites were available for the campout - it should have read 2 CABINS. Want to come to the campout but didn't get signed up in time??? Well, 2  CABINS have become available. SOOOO here is your opportunity. If you would like one (or both) of the CABINS, contact Tom Roach.

Aug 06 2015 Email (Aug 2015)
August 6th, 2015   Faith News     August 9th,2015 9:30am Worship God Has Spoken Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Hebrews 1:1-4 Saturday, August 8, 2015 Workday       Through August 10th, Pastor David will be on vacation. While he is away, if you are in need of Pastoral care, please call Pastor Christine Core, 503-805-3653.

Jul 30 2015 Email (Jul 2015)
July 30th, 2015   Faith News     August 2nd,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Apostle's Creed - Article 3 cont'd:  The Church I believe in... the holy catholic church... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Deuteronomy 6:1-9, 1 Timothy 3:14 – 4:11     Continuing through August 2nd: The Creed: I BELIEVE... a four week exploration of the ancient words of belief     Thro

Jul 23 2015 Email (Jul 2015)
July 23rd, 2015   Faith News     July 26th,2015 9:30am Worship Apostle's Creed - Article 3:  God, Sustainer I believe in the Holy Spirit... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Proverbs 1:1-9, 1 Peter 3:8-17     Continuing through August 2nd: The Creed: I BELIEVE... a four week exploration of the ancient words of belief     Beginning Monday, July 27, Pastor David will be on v

Jul 16 2015 Email (Jul 2015)
July 16th, 2015   Faith News     July 19th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Apostle's Creed - Article 2:  God, Redeemer I believe in Jesus Christ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Acts 15:1-21, Corinthians 1:10-25     Continuing through August 2nd: The Creed: I BELIEVE... a four week exploration of the ancient words of belief     While Pastor David is in Detroit,

Jul 09 2015 Email (Jul 2015)
July 9th, 2015   Faith News     July 12th,2015 9:30am Worship Apostle's Creed - Article 1:  God the Creator I believe ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: 1 John 1:1-5; Luke 1:1-4     Beginning this Sunday, July 12th: The Creed: I BELIEVE... a four week exploration of the ancient words of belief     Join us in worship on Sunday as we commission the Adult leaders and the Youth

July 2 (Jul 2015)
July 2nd, 2015   Faith News     July 5th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Psalm 146 The Lord will reign forever ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 146   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the Lord..."

Jun 25 2015 Email (Jun 2015)
June 25th, 2015   Faith News     June 28th,2015 9:30am Worship Psalm 40:1-10 I waited patiently for the Lord ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 40:1-10   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the Lord..." Sunday,

Jun 18 2015 Email (Jun 2015)
June 18th, 2015   Faith News     June 21st,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Psalm 27 The Lord is my light and my salvation ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 27   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the L

Jun 11 2015 Email (Jun 2015)
June 11th, 2015   Faith News     June 14th,2015 9:30am Worship Psalm 69:1-16: Save me, O God ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 69:1-16   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the Lord..." Sunday, June 14th:  P

Jun 04 2015 Email (Jun 2015)
June 4th, 2015   Faith News     June 7th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Psalm 113: Praise the Lord ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 113   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the Lord..." Sunday, June

May 28 2015 Email (May 2015)
May 28th, 2015  Faith News       May 31st,2015 9:30am Worship   Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1: Happy are those ... Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Psalm 1   Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                "Praise the Lord! Praise,                                    O servants of the Lor

May 21 2015 Email (May 2015)
May 21st 2015  Faith News       May 24th,2015 9:30am Worship   Nothing Can Separate Us Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Romans 8:18-39     Sunday, May 31st:  Introduction to the Psalms Psalm 1                      "Happy are those..." Sunday, June 7th:    Psalms of Praise Psalm 113                  "Praise the Lord! Praise, O servants of the Lord..." Sunday, June 14th:  Psalms of Lament Psalm 69:1-16

May 14 2015 Email (May 2015)
May 14th, 2015  Faith News      May 17th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion   Hope of Resurrection Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Romans 6:1-14   Dates to Remember! Beginning Sunday, May 31st - Congregational Vitality Survey We have an opportunity to participate in a new project out of the ELCA that will help us take a snapshot of where we as a church are now and help us to determine how best to continue on this path. It

May 07 2015 Email (May 2015)
May 7th, 2015  Faith News      May 10th,2015 9:30am Worship   God's Love Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Romans 5:1-11   Dear Members and Friends, Here are just a few things I would like to draw your attention to in this first week in May… 1) Whatever happened to Bright Start? Many of you are probably wondering why you haven’t seen signs of Bright Start Learning Center in the building yet. I assure you they are still v

April 30 2015 Email (Apr 2015)
April 30th, 2015  Faith News      May 3rd,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion   Gospel as Salvation Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Romans 1:1-17   FAITH CONVERSATIONS for ALL AGES You are welcome to join us this Sunday after worship at 10:45am                                       ANIMATE FAITH: April 12: God ....................facilitators Beth Habecker & Steve Delamarter April 19: Jesus .......

Apr 23 2015 Email (Apr 2015)
April 23rd, 2015  Faith News      April 26th,2015 9:30am Worship   Paul's Mission Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Acts 13:1-3; 14:8-18   FAITH CONVERSATIONS for ALL AGES You are welcome to join us this Sunday after worship at 10:45am                                       ANIMATE FAITH: April 12: God ....................facilitators Beth Habecker & Steve Delamarter LAST WEEK: Jesus ........................

Apr 16 2015 Email (Apr 2015)
April 16th, 2015  Faith News      April 19th,2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion   Peter's Vision Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Acts 10:1-17, 34-35 Thanks again to everyone who brought in their "change for change" throughout the season of Lent to support Service & Mission Team's Walk for Water Lenten Project! After the final count of checks, cash and coins, we raised $1,176.08!!! This means that with the

Apr 09 2015 Faith News (Apr 2015)
April 9th, 2015  Faith News       April 12th,2015 9:30am Worship   The Great Commission Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 28:16-20 Thank you to everyone who brought in their "change for change" throughout the season of Lent to support Service & Mission Team's Walk for Water Lenten Project! With your help (and change) we were able to contribute $955.08 to the Walk for Water Project.!!!  

Apr 02 2015 Email (Apr 2015)
April 2nd, 2015  Faith News       April 5th,2015 Two Worship Services: 9:30am & 11:00am Easter Celebration: Celebrate Resurrection! Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 28:1-10 Thank you to everyone who brought in their "change for change" throughout the season of Lent to support Service & Mission Team's Walk for Water Lenten Project! The water jar is filling up! We are announcing the FINAL PUSH in this campaign:

Mar 26 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
March 26th, 2015 Faith News     March 29th,2015 9:30am Worship Entering Jerusalem Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 21:1-17 Thank you to everyone who brought in their "change for change" throughout the season of Lent to support Service & Mission Team's Walk for Water Lenten Project! The water jar is filling up! We are announcing the FINAL PUSH in this campaign: A NOISY OFFERING!!!! On Easter morning the chil

Mar 19 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
March 19th, 2015 Faith News     March 22nd,2015 9:30am Worship Last Judgment Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 25:31-46 Come join us on Wednesday evenings for Lenten Mid-Week Gatherings Join us each Wednesday evening, beginning on February 25th, at 6:30pm throughout the season of Lent in the Commons for soup and bread supper, Bible conversation and fellowship. The theme for Lent this year has been: We Are W

Mar 12 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
March 12th, 2015 Faith News     March 15th, 2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Bridesmaids Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 25:1-13 Come join us on Wednesday evenings for Lenten Mid-Week Gatherings Join us each Wednesday evening, beginning on February 25th, at 6:30pm throughout the season of Lent in the Commons for soup and bread supper, Bible conversation and fellowship. The theme for L

Mar 11 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
 ATTENTION:  Easter Choir Schedule Change Due to illness, tonight's 7:00pm Easter Choir Rehearsal has been cancelled. Please stay tuned for updated information to come your way. Lucetta Ainsworth, Administrative Assistant

Mar 05 2015 Email (Mar 2015)
March 5th, 2015 Faith News     March 8th, 2015 9:30am Worship Wedding Banquet Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 22:1-14     Daylight Savings Time begins this Sunday, March 8th - don't forget to set your clocks ahead so you won't be late for worship. March 7th, 2015 2:00pm at Community of ChristChurch Minidoka Swing Band Join us this Saturday as THE MINIDOKA SWING BAN

Feb 27, 2015 - Amigos Eye Care (Feb 2015)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. An Opportunity to Support a ChristChurch member in mission ... Some of you are aware that Larry Bucholz will be traveling, along with 9 other optometry students and a doc, to Nicaragua over spring break to provide free eye care in this underserved area.  Their organization, Amigos E

Feb 24 2015 TEST3 (Feb 2015)
February 26th, 2015 Faith News     March 1st, 2015 9:30am Worship with  Holy Communion Laborers in the Vineyard Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 20:1-16 Come join us on Wednesday evenings for Lenten Mid-Week Gatherings Join us each Wednesday evening, beginning on February 25th, at 6:30pm throughout the season of Lent in the Commons for soup and bread supper, Bible conversation and fellowship.

Feb 19 2015 Email (Feb 2015)
February 19th, 2015 Faith News     February 22nd, 2015 9:30am Worship with  Holy Communion Forgiveness Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 18:15-35 Come join us on Wednesday evenings for Lenten Mid-Week Gatherings Join us each Wednesday evening, beginning on February 25th, at 6:30pm throughout the season of Lent in the Commons for soup and bread supper, Bible conversation and fellowship. The them

Feb 12 Faith News (Feb 2015)
February 12th, 2015 Faith News   February 15th, 2015 9:30am Worship with  Holy Communion Bearing the Cross Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 16:24-17:8 The season of Lent begins on Wednesday, February 18th. Come join us for worship on that evening for our Ash Wednesday Worship  A Service of Holy Communion and the Imposition of Ashes at 7:00pm And then join us each Wednesday evening, beg

Feb 05 2015 Email (Feb 2015)
February 5th, 2015 Faith News   February 8th, 2015 9:30am Worship Feeding 5,000 Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 14:13-21 The season of Lent begins on Wednesday, February 18th. Come join us for worship on that evening for our Ash Wednesday Worship  A Service of Holy Communion and the Imposition of Ashes at 7:00pm And then join us each Wednesday evening at 6:30pm throughout the season o

Jan 27 2015 Email (Jan 2015)
January 29th, 2015 Faith News   February 1st, 2015 9:30am Worship with Holy Communion Treasure Hunt Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 6:7-21   From January 28th thru Feb. 2nd, Pastor David will be at the ELCA  Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza in Detroit. This is a learning and networking event for people who work in youth ministry and will also incude orientation for the Youth Gathering being held in Detroit th

Jan 08 2014 Email (Jan 2014)
January 8, 2014 January 12th9:30 AM Worship Scripture Reading: John 2: 1-11Congregational Gathering - January 26th after WorshipOn October 27th, your Church Council members shared their concerns with the community about our current financial realities and invited you to participate in discerning the best path to follow to lead us from surviving to thriving and from maintenance to mission. Many of you attend the forums that followed in November. You asked good questions and offered valuable insi

Jan 22 2015 Email 1 (Jan 2015)
January 22nd, 2015 Faith News  January 25th, 2015 9:30am Worship with Holy CommunionThe BeatitudesScripture Reading for this Sunday:Matthew 5:1-20 From January 28th thru Feb. 2nd, Pastor David will be at the ELCA  Youth Ministry Network Extravaganza in Detroit.This is a learning and networking event for people who work in youth ministry and will also incude orientation for the Youth Gathering being held in Detroit this summer.  Adult Faith Conversationsresumes this Sunday, January 25th,with thr

Jan 14 2015 Email (Jan 2015)
January 15th, 2015 Faith News  January 18th, 2015 9:30am Worship with Holy CommunionTempted in the WildernessScripture Reading for this Sunday:Matthew 4:1-17 Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr.’s LegacyFrom Pastor David:Here are the ways I am planning to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement this Sunday: (I hope you’ll consider joining me!)10:45am – ChristKids: We will read a story about the Civil Rights movement, watch a couple of short videos and talk a

Jan 08 2015 Email (Jan 2015)
January 8th, 2015 Faith News  January 11th, 2015 9:30am WorshipBaptism of JesusScripture Reading for this Sunday:Matthew 3:1-17Youth & Parents Meeting this Sunday, 10:45amThis Sunday, Jan. 11th, after worship, is the time to gather and start our planning for the Youth Dinner Theater fund raising event,We need all hands on deck for this planning, dreaming and organizing session. There is a part for everyone to participate in this event whether is is acting on stage, props, sound, dinner, serving

Dec 31 2014 Email (Dec 2014)
December 31st, 2014 Faith News  A reminder, Pastor David is out of the office through Friday, January 2nd. January 4th, 20159:30am Worship with Holy Communion  How The Magi Became Truly WiseScripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 2:1-12 Sunday, January 4thHow the Magi Became Truly Wise: An Epiphany PageantJoin us on Sunday, January 4th, during our regular worship time (9:30am) when we celebrate the Feast of  Epiphany! Epiphany (officially January 6th but typically celebrated on the nearest S

Dec 24 2014 Email (Dec 2014)
December 24th, 2014 Faith News  Pastor David will be taking a few days of Vacation.  Beginning Friday,  December 26, he will be out of the office through Friday, January 2nd. December 28th, 20149:30am Worship And the Word Became FleshScripture Reading for this Sunday: John 1:1-5, 14 Adult Faith ConversationsResume on Sunday, January 25th, at 10:45am.Stay tuned for more details in the new year!ChristKids will resume on Sunday, January 11th. Sunday, January 4thHow the Magi Became Truly Wise: An E

Dec 19 2014 Email 1 (Dec 2014)
View this email in your browser Community of ChristChurch. Please reconfirm your interest in receiving emails from us. If you do not wish to receive any more emails, you can unsubscribe here. The SOS Shelter at Orenco Station, located at the Sonrise Church, 6701 NE Campus Way, Hillsboro, OR  97124, is in need of volunteers, especially overnight hosts.The Shelter serves homeless men, women and couples without children during the coldest months of the winter.  The shelter provides

Dec 18 2014 Email 1 (Dec 2014)
December 18th, 2014 Faith News  December 21st, 20149:30am Worship with Holy Communion4th Sunday in AdventLove AllScripture Reading for this Sunday: Matthew 1:18-25  Youth Night: Third Sundays - Ecumenical Youth Night           When:  Sunday, December 21stTime:  5:30pm - 8:00pmWhat we will do:  ChristChurch will be serving a taco bar, followed by an awesome Christmas film... The Nativity StoryThere is no cost for this event, however, you are asked to bring a can of food to support the Liberty Hi

Dec 11 2014 Email (Dec 2014)
December 11th, 2014 Faith News  December 14th, 20149:30am Worship3rd Sunday in AdventGive MoreScripture Reading for this Sunday: Isaiah 42:1-9 ChristChurch Christmas ChoirDo you like to sing? Do you like Christmas music?Would you like to be a part of the ChristChurch Christmas Choir? Phil Hilfiker would like to hear from you if you are interested. Rehearsals are held on Tuesday's at 6:00pm (through Dec 16) (it isn't too late to join).  Performances will be at the Sunday, December 21st worship a

Dec 04 2014 Email (Dec 2014)
December 4th, 2014 Faith News  December 7th, 20149:30am Worship with Holy Communion2nd Sunday in AdventSpend LessScripture Reading for this Sunday: Esther 4:1-17 Who's up for a fun night of Laser Tag??            The ChristChurch Youth have been gifted a night of Laser Tag to be enjoyed with friends.                              Join us -When:  Sunday, December 7thWhere:  Community of ChristChurch gymTime:  6:00pm - 8:00pmWhat to bring:  A friend or two (or three) and great attitude for play. 

Nov 20 2014 Email 1 (Nov 2014)
November 26th, 2014 Faith News  November 30th, 20149:30am Worship1st Sunday in AdventWorship FullyScripture Reading for this Sunday: Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:2-4; 3:17-19  Due to Thanksgiving Weekend, there will be no Youth Event this coming Sunday, November 30th.  Beginning this Sunday,and continuing throughout the season of Advent,come worship with us as we join the...Worship Fully, Spend Less, Give More, Love AllJoin the conspiracy!      www.adventconspi

Nov 20 2014 Email (Nov 2014)
November 20th, 2014 Faith News   November 23rd, 20149:30am Worship"... let me dwell with you in this place."Scripture Reading for this Sunday: Jeremiah 1:4-10; 7:1-11Beginning on November 30th, and continuing throughout the season of Advent, come worship with us as we join the...        Worship Fully, Spend Less, Give More, Love All     Join the conspiracy!       www.adventconspiracy.orgAdult Faith Co

Nov 13 2014 Email (Nov 2014)
November 13th, 2014 Faith News   November 16th, 20149:30am Worship with Holy CommunionSwords into PlowsharesScripture Reading for this Sunday: Isaiah 2:1-4ZoomUganda shares the journey of 12 girls from the Uganda village of Matale, who were given 12 cameras and 24 hours in which to tell their own stories through their own lenses. A Photovoice project directed by Julie Resnick of Portland, Oregon, ZoomUganda empowered its participants to stand in the centers of their world and show you the view

Nov 06 2014 Email (Nov 2014)
November 6th, 2014 Faith News   November 9th, 20149:30am WorshipMicahScripture Reading for this Sunday: Micah 6:1-8ZoomUganda shares the journey of 12 girls from the Uganda village of Matale, who were given 12 cameras and 24 hours in which to tell their own stories through their own lenses. A Photovoice project directed by Julie Resnick of Portland, Oregon, ZoomUganda empowered its participants to stand in the centers of their world and show you the view from there. Click here to learn more abo

Oct 30 2014 Email (Oct 2014)
October 30th, 2014 Faith News   November 2nd, 20149:30am Worship with Holy CommunionElisha Heals NaamanScripture Reading for this Sunday: 2 Kings 5:1-14The All Saints' Day celebration has a long history in the worship life of the Christian Church. It began as a commemoration of the martyrs who had died for the faith, and it has since become a day when we honor and remember those who have died.In light of the story of Naaman being washed in the river and the Festival of All Saints, we

Oct 23, 2014 (Oct 2014)
October 23rd, 2014 Faith News   October 26th, 20149:30am WorshipSolomon's WisdomScripture Reading for this Sunday: 1 Kings 3:4-28ZoomUganda shares the journey of 12 girls from the Uganda village of Matale, who were given 12 cameras and 24 hours in which to tell their own stories through their own lenses. A Photovoice project directed by Julie Resnick of Portland, Oregon, ZoomUganda empowered its participants to stand in the centers of their world and show you the view from there. On T

Oct 16 2014 Email (Oct 2014)
October 16th, 2014 Faith News   October 19th, 20149:30am Worship with Holy CommunionDavid & BathshebaScripture Reading for this Sunday:2 Samuel 12:1-9ZoomUganda shares the journey of 12 girls from the Uganda village of Matale, who were given 12 cameras and 24 hours in which to tell their own stories through their own lenses. A Photovoice project directed by Julie Resnick of Portland, Oregon, ZoomUganda empowered its participants to stand in the centers of their world and show you the

Oct 09 2014 Email (Oct 2014)
October 9th, 2014 Faith News   October 12th, 20149:30am WorshipAs for me and my house...Scripture Reading for this Sunday:Joshua 24:1-15 This Sunday, October 12th is                               Worship in Pink Sunday:You are invited to wear pink to worship this Sunday, October 12th, to show your support for breast health and breast cancer awareness. Sallie Bullock and Patrice Cameron will sharetheir stor

Oct. 2nd 2014 Email (Oct 2014)
October 2nd, 2014 Faith News   October 5th, 20149:30am Worship with Holy CommunionRescue at SeaScripture Reading for this Sunday:Exodus 14:10-14, 21-29                                                          

Sep 25 2014 Email (Sep 2014)
September 25th 2014 Faith News   September 28th, 20149:30am WorshipJoseph in PrisonScripture Reading for this Sunday:Genesis 39:1-23 Council Retreat this WeekendPlease keep our leaders in prayer as the Church Council and Pastor David will be holding a retreat this weekend in Pacific City. While they are away, we are pleased to welcome Amanda Bollman, a minister at Hillsboro United Methodist Church, who will be preaching and leading worship this Sunday. WINGS Planning Meeting this

Sep 18 2014 Email (Sep 2014)
September 18th 2014 Faith News   September 21st, 20149:30am Worship with Holy CommunionThe Call of Abraham Scripture Reading for this Sunday:Genesis 12:1-9                                               

Sep 11 2014 Email 1 (Sep 2014)
September 11th 2014 Faith News  September 14th, 20149:30am WorshipThe Promise of the RainbowScripture Reading for this Sunday:Genesis 6:16-22, 9:8-15 "God's work. Our hands."Thank You to all who partcipated in making this a wonderful day!                                          

Disruption movie screening (Sep 2014)
September 10th 2014  Don'f forget:After the movie we will have some time for a discussion about how we can all respond to the issue of climate change.You still have time to spread the word.Thank You from your WoW team.

Sep 04 2014 Email (Sep 2014)
September 4th 2014 Faith News  September 7th, 20149:30am Worship with Holy Communion"God's work. Our hands." Sunday!God's work. Our hands.Scripture Reading for this Sunday:2 Corinthians 5:17           "God's Work. Our Hands."THIS SundaySeptember 7th, 2014Serving our neighbors together!!If you have not signed up for one of the projects we will be working on: Hillsboro Parks and RecreationWalnut Street Park (weeding and mulching)    

Aug 28 2014 Email (Aug 2014)
August 28th 2014 Faith News  August 31, 20149:30am Worship The Marriage of Ruth and BoazScripture Reading for this Sunday:Ruth 4:1-22  Community of ChristChurch Campout 2014Thank You to Dave Dahl for providing the following pictures of the campout this past weekend.Thank You to all who participated to help make not only the workship service, but also the campout itself, a success  Ministry Team FairJoin us after worship on Sunday, September 14th as we hold a Ministry Te

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August 21st, 2014 Faith News  August 24, 20149:30am WorshipThe Threshing FloorScripture Reading for this Sunday:Ruth 3:1-18 Matthew 7:7-8  There are two opportunities to participate in this month's WINGS activities.Tuesday, August 26th, 4:00pm - we will get the walls in the Christ Kids area ready to paint (clean walls, tape, etc.)Thursday, August 28th, 6:00pm - we will paint the bottom portion of the walls in the Christ Kids area.For planning purposes, please sign up in the Commons.&#

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Mar 07 2014 Faith Conversation Reminder (Mar 2014)
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Feb 27 2014 Email Addendum (Feb 2014)
February 27, 2014 FAITH NEWS - Adult Faith ConversationsUpdate: HOT TOPICS, Then & Now:This Sunday (March 2nd) marks the conclusion of our Winter Session of Adult Faith Conversations. The Spring Session kicks off Sunday, March 9th, at 10:45am with one big conversation:HOT TOPICS, Then & Now:From the Prophet Amos to Twenty-First Century AmericaIn these seven sessions participants will explore how one biblical prophet, Amos, sized up the religious, economic, and judicial systems of his day, and wa

Feb 27 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
February 27, 2014 March 2, 20149:30 AM Worship with Holy Communion Scripture Reading: John 9:1-41"Light of the World"LENT 2014 – Beginning this Wednesday (Ash Wednesday) at Community of ChristChurchThe Lenten season begins this year on March 5th with Ash Wednesday. Perhaps, right now you are asking yourself, “Why ashes?”Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent. Lent is a 40 day season in the life of the church when we who follow Jesus focus on his journey to the cross, and ulti

Feb 20 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
February 20, 2014 February 23, 20149:30 AM Worship Scripture Reading: John 7:37-52"Living Water"Camp Lutherwood SundayThis Sunday we welcome counselors and staff members from Camp Lutherwood Oregon located in Cheshire, OR as our special guests. They will share some music with us during worship and tell us a little about what Camp Lutherwood Oregon has to offer for people of all ages.Also, one of our guests, Katie Bode, will be the guest facilitator for the Daily Faith drop in Adult Faith Conver

Feb 13 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
February 13, 2014 February 16, 20149:30 AM Worship with Holy Communion Scripture Reading: John 6:35-59Jesus says, "I am the Bread of Life."Front Porch 2.0 Vision UpdateIf you were unable to attend the Community Gathering on January 26th, and are interested in learning more about the Front Porch 2.0 vision, please pick up a DVD and flyer in the Entry. All we ask is that you try to return the DVD back to the church by the following Sunday so others can view it (we only made 15 copies!)Barrel of t

Feb 6 2014 Email (Feb 2014)
February 6, 2014 February 9, 20149:30 AM Worship(with special guests: Three Old Geezers on the Front Porch of Life!)  Scripture Reading: John 4:46-54Front Porch 2.0 Vision UpdateIf you were unable to attend the Community Gathering on January 26th, and are interested in learning more about the Front Porch 2.0 vision, please pick up a DVD and flyer in the Entry. All we ask is that you try to return the DVD back to the church by the following Sunday so others can view it (we only made 15 copi

Jan 30 2014 Email (Jan 2014)
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Jan 22 2014 Email (Jan 2014)
January 22, 2014 January 26th9:30 AM Worship     Scripture Reading: John 3:1-21 Congregational Gathering - January 26th after WorshipOn October 27th, your Church Council members shared their concerns with the community about our current financial realities and invited you to participate in discerning the best path to follow to lead us from surviving to thriving and from maintenance to mission. Many of you attend the

Mar 28 2012 Email (Mar 2012)
Holy Week Inside ChristChurch Weekly Update Welcome to our new Inside CC weekly update!We apologize for our lack of communication the past few months as we struggled with our technology.  We are testing a new program that we feel will enhance our lines of communication with our congregatin and give you the opportunity to share information and events with family and friends.If you have difficulty viewing the images, you may need to look at the top of your email and click on the "display ima




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