December at Community Covenant Church

Christmas Dinner – Sunday, December 1, 5:30 – 7 pm, Mission Springs Dining Hall, 1050 Lockhart Gulch, Scotts Valley

Adult Bible Study – Tuesday, December 3, 10 am, Fireside Room

Men’s Bible Study – Wednesday, December 4, 6:30 pm, Library

Women’s Bible Study – Thursday, December 5, 7 pm, or Friday, December 6, 9:30 am, Fireside Room

Women’s Book Club – Friday, December 6, 7 pm, Karyl Erickson’s house

Women’s Creative Workshop – Saturday, December 7, 1pm-3pm, Tracy Roberts-Christenson’s house

Game Night – Wednesday, December 11, 7 pm, Fireside Room

Youth Groups Christmas Party – Sunday, December 15, 6 pm, Youth Room

Club 4-5 – Friday, December 20, 7-8 pm, Sanctuary

Women’s Breakfast – normally held the fourth Monday of the month, is cancelled for December. The next Women’s Breakfast will be January 26.

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – Tuesday, December 24, 5 pm, Sanctuary

Fall Festival

Come to Mission Springs Frontier Ranch Camp on Sunday, October 13 from 12 to 2pm for our annual Fall Festival! There will be a taco bar potluck. We will supply the tortillas and chips; please bring an item or two for our taco bar.

Frontier Ranch is at the Mission Springs Conference Center, 1050 Lockhart Gulch Road in Scotts Valley. Take Mt. Hermon Road to Lockhart Gulch Road, enter the Conference Center, take Cathedral Drive and continue to Frontier Drive.

Fall Happenings

Sunday Worship Time – while we’ve enjoyed the early summer service time of 9:30 am to accommodate camp staff and the beach, our worship time will return to 10 am on September 1.

Bible and Ice Cream – Time to recommence our Adult Bible Study; what better way than with an ice cream social? September 3 at 2:30 at Gerry Cox’s house. Please RSVP to Gerry so he can make sure to make enough ice cream!
First class meeting – September 17 at 10 am in the church Fireside Room

Men’s Bible Study – Our study will begin again on Wednesday, September 4 at 6:30 pm in the church library. It will be held the first and third Wednesday of each month. Contact Clark Walliser at with questions.

Community Game Night – Our monthly game night continues on Wednesday, September 11 at 7 pm in the Fireside Room. Bring your favorite game and invite your friends. Email Rosie Alexander if you have questions

Women’s Book Club – Come join our once a month women’s book club! Will include tea, scones, and discussion led by Rosie Alexander. This month we are meeting on Friday, September 27th at 7 pm at the home of Karyl Erickson. The book is North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell. Plan to read the book by our meeting, but even if you can’t finish it – come for the discussion and community! Contact Rosie for more information:

Women’s Breakfast – Held at Auntie Mame’s Restaurant in Scotts Valley, join us the fourth Monday of the month at 9 am for breakfast and conversation. The next breakfast is September 23rd. You’ll find us in the back dining room.

Annual Congregational Meeting

Don’t miss our annual congregational meeting on Sunday, January 27 after church (around 11:30 am). 2018 annual reports will be given and the 2019 budget will be presented/voted on, as well as the 2019 Leadership Team. Before the meeting, a soup lunch fundraiser will be held. All donations will go toward the youth summer mission trip. Childcare will be available. Everyone is welcome; members, please plan to attend.

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival is Sunday, October 14 at 12 pm at Mission Springs Frontier Ranch. It will be a potluck this year with bounce houses and ping pong. Confirmation and Youth Groups will not meet that Sunday.

We will need your help to set up for the Fall Festival. Meet at the top of Frontier Ranch at
5 pm Saturday, October 13.