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Help with the Building Dedication. We did it.

Dear CCC Family, Everything is on schedule for us to dedicate 210 East 117th Street to God’s glory and service on March 22. To make the day a success we need your help and here is how you can do that. Celebrate with us by being there. The dedication service will be at 1:00 pm. We will have our usually Sunday service and refreshments and then walk three short blocks from the school to our building. Give to the the…

Family Easter Event. Moving.

Dear CCC Family, We have six groups using the 40 Days in the Word material. I am getting good reports from the groups. It is not too late to join one and you can see the list below. If you can’t attend a group, you can watching the teaching video on YouTube by clicking the link in the article below. Laurie and I plan to move into our apartment at 210 East 117th Street on Monday. We will spend some…

Prayers Answered! Dedication Sunday and Offering.

Dear CCC Family, On Tuesday afternoon, I received word that our updated building plans were approve by the Department of Buildings. Our prayers were answered. Praise God! Another big step toward completing the renovation has been made. Pray that progress continues. I always enjoy our Annual Congregational Meeting. Last Sunday’s was no exception. We affirmed Jon Dyke and Russell Kraft as elders and had a good discussion about the future of our church especially our building at 210 East 117th Street. Although…

40 Days in the Word Starts. Congregational Meeting. Informal Open House. Super Bowl Party.

Dear CCC Family, February 2 is almost here! It will be a busy day! You can read all about it below. I hope to see you Sunday! Jeff 40 Days in the Word Campaign and GroupsThis Sunday, February 2, will be the official start of the 40 Days in the Word Campaign. The goal is to reignite and strengthen our passion for God’s Word. We will learn principles and skills so we are not just “hearers” of the Word, but also “doers”…

FEBRUARY 2!!! Building Dedication March 22.

Dear CCC Family, February 2 will be a busy day! We will start by kicking off the 40 Days in the Word Campaign at 11:00 am during our regular Sunday gathering. We will have our annual congregational meeting at 12:45 pm. After the meeting there will be an “informal open house” at 210 East 117th Street. Although the building is not finished, enough has been done for people to come and see it. In addition, to seeing the building there…

Small Groups Listed. Super Bowl Party.

Dear CCC Family, It was good to have people back from the holidays last Sunday. In the message John gave us several good reasons why you can trust the Bible and, therefore, build your life off of it. That was the first of three messages getting us ready for the 40 Days in the Word Campaign. This Sunday’s message will be “The Truth or a Truth?” It is hard to be All In if it is just a truth. However,…

40 Days in the Word. All In. Contribution Statements.

Dear CCC Family, 40 days of doing anything will produce change. It doesn’t matter if it’s eating donuts or going to the gym. After 40 days of consistent attention in any area of your life, you will see a change. The same is true for reading the Bible. Imagine the changes we might see in our lives if we read the Bible each day. During the 40 Days in the Word (40 DITW) campaign, we will explore Jesus’ invitation to…

Back. I Stand Corrected. All In.

Dear CCC Family, Laurie and are back from our vacation. We had a great Christmas with almost all of our immediate family together for the first time in years. Then the highlight of our trip to Las Vegas was the marriage of our son, Luke, to Brittany Johnson. The wedding and reception were wonderful though it was much colder than usual in Las Vegas for that time of year. I will share some highlights of our 3,600 mile round trip…

New Decade. New Opportunities. New Theme.

Dear CCC Family, Not just the year, but the decade is almost over. I look forward to the new year and decade. 2020 will be a big year for CCC. We will finish the renovations on our building early in the year and have the opportunity to use it for God’s mission to reconcile people to himself. One crucial decision will be whether to continue to gather at PS 96 or meet in our renovated building. The building is small…

Candles and Carols Service. Thank you. Travel Plans.

Dear CCC Family, Laurie and I will be away the next two Sundays. We look forward to being back on January 5 to start a new decade together. Enjoy the Candles and Carols service this Sunday and John’s message on December 29 when he introduces our theme for 2020. See you next year! Jeff Candles and Carols Service This Sunday – December 22The service on Sunday December 22 will be different. We will start by taking the Lord’s Supper and…