Announcements for May 3

Coming to Baptism – Are you feeling the call to commit to Christ and his church in a deeper way? CCC will offer the opportunity to be baptized during a service this summer. If you are interested or want to learn more, please speak with Pastor Devyn (PastorDevyn@gmail.com).

Church Garden – The church garden will soon be ready for planting! There are a handful of raised beds and other space in the garden below the parking lot. Contact Kathy Knowles to commit to a spot (hulabunnie@verizon.net).

This Morning – Today, CCC welcomes Table Covenant Church back to worship, as we hear the message from Pastor Mike Han. Table Covenant Church is a new church plant in the Fairfax City area led by Mike and Min Han.

Pastors on Vacation – Pastor Ryan and Pastor Devyn will be on vacation with family from Saturday, May 2 until Friday, May 8. They can be reached via email or on their cell phones.

Announcements for April 29

Clothing Drive – CCC’s drive for spring and summer clothing will begin April 12 and continue until the end of the month. Bring in men’s, women’s and children’s Spring and Summer clothing and shoes to donate to Rising Hope Mission. Contact Rob Ericson with any questions.

Dedication Today – After worship, CCC will be dedicating the lending library and picnic grove in honor of Bob Ericson. Bob, son of Rob and Becky, grew up here at CCC and passed away last spring. Join us for the prayers of dedication and a light lunch in the picnic grove.

Coming to Baptism – Are you feeling the call to commit to Christ and his church in a deeper way? CCC will offer the opportunity to be baptized during a service this summer. If you are interested or want to learn more, please speak with Pastor Devyn (PastorDevyn@gmail.com).

Next Sunday – Next Sunday, CCC welcomes Table Covenant Church back to worship, as we hear the message from Pastor Mike Han. Table Covenant Church is a new church plant in the Fairfax City area led by Mike and Min Han.

Pastors on Vacation – Pastor Ryan and Pastor Devyn will be on vacation with family from Saturday, May 2 until Friday, May 8. They can be reached via email or on their cell phones.

Announcements for March 29

Covenant World Relief – This March, CCC will be collecting money to support Covenant World Relief. CWR supports development and emergency response projects around the world working with local ministry and church partners. “Change Cans” will be available at the church to collect loose change throughout the month. Note “Covenant World Relief” on your gift.

A Call for Candy – Individually wrapped candy is needed for the children’s egg hunt on Easter Sunday. Candy can be placed in the office before Friday, April 3.

Sign up for Food – A sign up list for the Easter Brunch is now posted near the office. Sign up to bring a favorite dish to the annual brunch at 10:00 a.m. on Easter Sunday. There are also sign ups for a simple bread and soup dinner on Maundy Thursday evening, April 2. Questions? Contact Martha Reitman.

Church Membership – A membership class will be offered this coming April A class will be scheduled to fit the availability of those interested; if interested, please contact a pastor (PastorRyan1@gmail.com.) Church membership allows individuals to make formal business decisions for the church and serve in leadership. Attending the membership class does not commit one to formally becoming a member.

This Week in “The Story:”
Sunday we are learning about:
No Chapter This Week: Palm Sunday

Next week we are learning about:
No Chapter Next Week: Easter Sunday

Announcements for March 22

Covenant World Relief – This March, CCC will be collecting money to support Covenant World Relief. CWR supports development and emergency response projects around the world working with local ministry and church partners. “Change Cans” will be available at the church to collect loose change throughout the month. Note “Covenant World Relief” on your gift.
A Call for Candy – Individually wrapped candy is needed for the children’s egg hunt on Easter Sunday. Candy can be placed in the office before Friday, April 3.

March Covenant Crafters – Covenant Crafters this month is the last Saturday (28th) of the month, beginning at 3:00 p.m. with dinner around 5:00 p.m. Bring your craft projects, musical instruments or just you. Jigsaw puzzles and brain teaser books are provided for those who just want to come and be part of the group but don’t want to craft. Family and friends are welcome. RSVP to Kathy Knowles (hulabunnie@verizon.net) if attending dinner.

Sign up for Food – A sign up list for the Easter Brunch is now posted near the office. Sign up to bring a favorite dish to the annual brunch at 10:00 a.m. on Easter Sunday. There are also sign ups for a simple bread and soup dinner on Maundy Thursday evening, April 2. Questions? Contact Martha Reitman.

Easter Sunday 2015

Easter Sunday at Community Covenant Church

9:30 a.m.  Set-up

10:00 a.m.  Egg Hunt for Kids.

The Egg Hunt will begin in the basement with instructions.  Two egg hunts will happen at the same time: one for elementary age children in the yard on the “pool side” of the church; the other for children kindergarten and younger on the “sign side” of the church.  Everyone is encouraged to watch, help and cheer on!

10:00 a.m.  Brunch

A light brunch will happen while the egg hunt is on-going.  Everyone is welcome to help themselves.  Brunch is in the Fellowship Hall, on the first floor.

11:00 a.m.  Worship

Celebrate our resurrected Lord!  Children ages 3 to 8 are invited to Children’s Church halfway through the service.  For what to expect in worship, click here.

Announcements for March 15

Covenant World Relief – This March, CCC will be collecting money to support Covenant World Relief. CWR supports development and emergency response projects around the world working with local ministry and church partners. “Change Cans” will be available at the church to collect loose change throughout the month. Note “Covenant World Relief” on your gift.

A Call for Candy – Individually wrapped candy is needed for the children’s egg hunt on Easter Sunday. Candy can be placed in the office before Friday, April 3.

Celebration of Baptism – Join CCC in worship next Sunday, March 22nd as Kristen and Forrest Hair present their daughter Maisie for the sacrament of baptism.

Planning for Summer – Pilgrim Pines and Mayflower Family Camp are currently taking reservations for their upcoming summer programs. Visit their website (pilgrimpines.com)
or see their flier at the church. Pilgrim Pines is CCC’s affiliated camp located in beautiful southern New Hampshire.
This Week in “The Story:”
Sunday we are learning about:
Chapter 8: “Judges” ( Judges 1-16) The period of Israel’s early time in the Promised Land and its struggle to remain faithful to God their King.

Next week we are learning about:
Chapter 9: “Ruth” An individual story during the period of the judges of a Moabite woman choosing to follow the God of Israel.

Announcements for March 8

Covenant World Relief – This March, CCC will be collecting money to support Covenant World Relief. CWR supports development and emergency response projects around the world working with local ministry and church partners. “Change Cans” will be available at the church to collect loose change throughout the month. Note “Covenant World Relief” on your gift.

New Directory – A new church directory will be coming out soon. A copy to edit will be available at church the next few Sundays or email edits or changes in information to pastorryan1@gmail.com.

Planning for Summer – Pilgrim Pines and Mayflower Family Camp are currently taking reservations for their upcoming summer programs. Visit their website (pilgrimpines.com)
or see their flier at the church. Pilgrim Pines is CCC’s affiliated camp located in beautiful southern New Hampshire.

Thinking CHIC – CHIC (Covenant High-Schoolers in Christ) is the triennial gathering of youth from around the U.S. and Canada. CHIC 2015 is being held at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville from July 12-17. CCC is exploring the interest in sending a group of students and/or volunteers. Interested in learning more? Contact Pastor Ryan (pastorryan1@gmail.com).

This Week in “The Story:”
Chapter 7 will be March 8, since worship on March 1 was canceled.

This week everyone is learning about: Chapter 7: “Joshua”
It covers: Joshua 1-24. The story of the Israelites entering the Promised Land.

Next week we will be learning about: Chapter 8: “Judges”
It covers: Judges 1-16. The period of Israel’s early time in the Promised Land and its struggle to remain faithful to God their King.