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I need this. Location change. Sad News.

Dear CCC Family, The Daring Faith series has started and I need this. The challenges we are facing right now as a church are stretching me so I need a deeper faith and this series, the book, and the memory verse are helping. Speaking of the memory verse, it is Matthew 9:29 “Then he touched their eyes and said, “According to your faith let it be done to you.” Next Sunday, May 27, is Reunion Sunday when we will reflect…

Metro Christian Convention. Chris Tomlin Concert. Sunday, 1:00 PM Group?

Dear CCC Family, It is getting busy. Tomorrow is the Metro Christian Convention. You can still attend by registering at the door. The Daring Faith Spiritual Growth Campaign will start soon. There is an Introduction Message and Special Meeting on Sunday, May 6. There will be one service at 10:45 am and the meeting at 12:00 pm on that day. This is important so you will want to make an extra effort to be there. The books that go along…

Bible Studies Start This Sunday! Real Estate Closings Approaching.

Dear CCC Family, Three Bible studies will be starting this coming Sunday. Norma Lozada will resume her Adult Bible Fellowship and they will be studying the “The Gospel According to John” at 11:30 am. If you would prefer to study that Gospel in French you can do it at 11:30 in a group lead by Salomon Matasima. And, there is an Adult Bible Fellowship at 10:00 am led by Russell Kraft. It will be “Growing in Christ.” There will also…

Generosity. Work Day. Future Events.

Dear CCC Family, Thank you for your generosity! We have received many contribution to our Disaster Relief Fund and items for shipment to Puerto Rico. I dropped the items off at the local fire station and they were much appreciated. It is a time of great need due to the natural disasters and we approaching another time when the CCC family has been generous, Christmas. We will again be participating in Operation Christmas Child and the Angel Tree Program. Watch…

Challenging Topic. We’re Back. Baptism Sunday.

Dear CCC Family, Laurie and I are back. We had a great time with our grandchildren last week, but we look forward to seeing you Sunday. I will resume the Crystal Clear Christianity series, a study through the book of Romans. When you preach through a book of the Bible you cannot avoid the challenging topics and we will look at one this coming Sunday as we study Romans 1:24-32. Although the passage deals with much more than homosexuality, it…

Disaster Relief: How we can help those in need

We have had a season of disasters. Please continue to pray for those impacted by the hurricanes and earthquakes. Some members of our congregation have still not been able to communicate with family members. To help in a tangible way you can give needed items and money. New York City has a list of firehouses and EMS stations across the city where you can donate critically needed items for those affected by by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the…

Missing People. Teen Class. Greet and Meet.

Dear CCC Family, There will be several missing people this Sunday. Several of our regular children’s teachers are in Chicago for a children’s ministry conference. We appreciate them taking the time to travel to Chicago. We also appreciate the teachers and helpers who stayed in New York this Sunday to teach our children. We have a great group of teachers and helpers! October 1 will be a busy Sunday. There will be a new class for teens, special class on…

Wow! It Starts! Contracts Signed!

Dear CCC Family, Wow! We had a great Fun and Health Fest last Saturday. Our volunteers were great! They worked hard and had a wonderful attitude. Jean, Crystal, and Laurie A. did a great job coordinating the event. Thank you volunteers and coordinators! This Sunday, the Crystal Clear Christianity series starts. You can get the details below. Also, Norma will resume teaching. Her Adult Bible Fellowship will study the book of JONAH and you will learn that it is not…

Fun and Health Fest. A Place to Belong. Parking.

Dear CCC Family, We were inspired by the band, “Guys on a Bus,” last Sunday. It was great to have new  people with us,. Still, I look forward to having our usual team leading this Sunday. This Sunday will be a great one to bring a guest to. The message, “A Place to Belong,” will be good for both new people and those that have been around for a long time. Invite some one and I will see you Sunday!…

We’re Back. Special Thanks. Guest Worship Team.

Dear CCC Family, We are back and looking forward to being with you this coming Sunday. We had a great time at the retreat in the Catskill Mountains. Those that went are looking forward to going back next year. The date is not set, but it is looking like it will be that last full weekend in August again. I appreciate everyone that did extra work while I was away. I want to especially thank David Romulo for being in…