Posts from July 2018

Posts from July 2018

We are blessed! I was encouraged!

Dear CCC Family, I spent this morning at our building with the construction teams. Rafael who is serving as our general supervisor/contractor, the electrical contractor, the plumbing contractor, and the construction contractor. Rafael’s leadership is saving us not thousands of dollars, not tens of thousands of dollars, but hundreds of thousands of dollars.  Be sure to thank him whenever you see him! All the contractors I met with are going out of their way to accommodate us and charge as little as possible. To do that…

Success! I’ve been grumpy, but you have been . . .

Dear CCC Family, Success! The plans for the renovation of 210 East 117th Street have been filed and approved. With detailed plans in place, we are getting permits, estimates, and, Lord willing, work will start soon. Please continue to pray for the renovation. Thank you to all the communion servers for staying for the meeting last Sunday and to Bob Harvey for leading it.  This week the greeters are meeting at 9:30 am before the service. I have to admit…

One Week Makes a Difference! Guest Speaker!

Dear CCC Family, One week makes a difference! We were better organized and it was much cooler. It will get better each week. I am looking forward to September when have a “Grand Opening at Our New Location Sunday.” We might not call it that but we will have a special emphasis to let the neighborhood know we are here. The summer is a time to get organized and equipped for a great fall. I finally got all of our…

Success! Cooler!

Dear CCC Family, Success! Our first Sunday at Public School 96 was a success. Thank you to those that worked hard to make it a success, especially the worship team. It was a hot day, one degree below a record. Given the fact that it will have been one of the hottest days of the summer, it wasn’t too bad. It will be 15 degrees cooler this Sunday. Plus, we will have more fans. There is no success without some…