Annual Congregational Meeting

Sunday, January 29 after church

All members please plan to attend. We will vote on two new leadership team members and on the 2017 budget. 2016 Annual Reports will be available. A soup lunch fundraiser for the summer youth mission trip to Mexico will take place prior to the meeting. Everyone is welcome to stay after church for the soup lunch and the meeting.

Women’s Bible Study – New 5 Week Study Beginning in October

Using Ann Voskamp’s book and video series.
One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

Sunday Evenings 6:00-7:30 pm during youth group
in the CE Building October 23, 30 & November 6, 13, 20

OR

Thursday Mornings 9:30-11 am in the CE building
October 20, 27 & November 3, 10, 17

This will be a great time of inspiration from God’s Word as well as time to pray, support, and encourage one another! Women of all ages are invited to either group–whichever time works best for you.

Please RSVP by Sunday, October 16 so we can order enough study guides:
Margaret Anderson 831-428-2508        margaretvolleyball@att.net
Karyl Erickson         408-750-4035        ekaryl@sbcglobal.net

Youth Groups, Club 45 and Adult Bible Study resume

Mark your calendars!

Youth Groups resume Sunday, September 18:
Middle School begins at 6:00 pm; High School begins at 6:45 pm
Please contact Brian if you are able to provide dinner on the 18th or any Sunday thereafter. Funds are available for reimbursement with receipt. Email brian.mccutchen@ccsv.org or call 831-454-6645

The next Club 4-5 will be Friday, September 23 from 7-8:30 pm at church
Games, Bible lesson, and snack will be provided. Invite a friend to join us!

Adult Bible Study resumes in September starting with an ice cream social at the home of Gerry & Shirley Cox on Tuesday, September 27 at 2pm. Anyone who would like to join in the study of Philippians is welcome.
The group will meet thereafter on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Fireside Room at church at 10 am. (First regular meeting will be October 4).
Please contact Gerry Cox at 831-335-3754 or gerry1c@comcast.net

Vacation Bible School July 12-14

“Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory [is] above the earth and heaven.” Psa 148:13

Vacation Bible School at Community Covenant is a 3 evening camp for kids 4-12. Join us for singing, outdoor games, bible stories around the campfire and art journaling projects.

Register online here 

Vacation Bible School in July

CCC VBS
“The Names of “God”
July 12 – 14, 5-8:30 pm (light dinner at 5 pm)

Vacation Bible School at Community Covenant is a 3 evening camp for kids 4-12. Join us for singing, outdoor games, bible stories around the campfire and art journaling projects.  Registration will be available online next week! Find out more now by contacting Caroline Mann at ncaroline@sbcglobal.net

Summer Sundays

Introducing Summer Sundays! Starting June 5, our worship service will be held at 9 am every Sunday in the summer and will return to 10:30 am on Labor Day weekend, September 4. This earlier worship time will provide an opportunity to serve the local summer camp staff and to get out of the house early and enjoy the day.

Young Life Adventures getting ready for summer! And more…

Young Life Adventures Work Day
Join us on Saturday, April 30th from 9 AM to 2 PM to help YL Adventures get camp ready! We need skilled labor for some small construction projects as well as hard working folks to help with yard work and clean up. For clean up help, please bring rakes, shovels, brooms etc. If you have construction skills contact James for what to bring!

Camp Address for Young Life Adventures (Wild Oak)
627 Nelson Road
Scotts Valley, CA 95066

James Thomsen
(831) 331-1483
jamesthomsen@mac.com
ylacalifornia.com

Young Life “Tonight Show” & Pasta Dinner
here at Community Covenant Church
Come help Young Life kids get to camp by attending our YL “Tonight Show” Pasta Dinner! Suggested Donation is $10 (kids under 10 years old eat FREE!)

Dinner will begin at 6:00pm and live student entertainment will begin at 7:00pm!

PLEASE RSVP to Heather: (831) 325-9496 Heather@SantaCruzYoungLife or on the Eventbrite link: YLTonightshow2016.com

Faith Communities Shelter Help Needed on Saturday, May 21
Once a month, Erik and Heather Hedstrom prepare and serve dinner to the 16-20 homeless individuals at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church as part of the Faith Communities Shelter. Next month, on May 21, Erik & Heather are unable to be there and are searching for someone to make and serve dinner. Arrive at 5:30 pm, depart around 7. There are funds available up to $50 – turn your receipt in to Claudia in the office for reimbursement.

Contact Erik or Heather Hedstrom if you can help: erikh1974@gmail.com or sibley0319@gmail.com

 

Help needed for Faith Communities Shelter

Faith Communities Shelter – Help Needed on May 21

Once a month, Erik and Heather Hedstrom prepare and serve dinner to the 16-20 homeless individuals at St. Philip’s Episcopal Church as part of the Faith Communities Shelter. Next month, on May 21, Erik & Heather are unable to be there and need someone to make and serve dinner. There are funds available up to $50 – turn your receipt in to Claudia in the office for reimbursement.

Contact Erik or Heather Hedstrom if interested in
participating: erikh1974@gmail.com or sibley0319@gmail.com

Women’s Breakfast

The monthly Women’s Breakfast is Monday, April 25, 9 am at Auntie Mame’s Cafe in Scotts Valley. All women are welcome.

Young Life Adventures

Young Life Adventures is getting the Wild Oak camp property ready for summer and are looking for people with general contracting skills to help. They have scheduled a work day Saturday, April 30, from 9 am to 2 pm at the Mission Springs property on Nelson Road. Please bring a sack lunch if you’re able to help.