1/12/17 Creekside Current














T H I S   W E E K:


Men’s Breakfast:  Saturday, January 14th, 8:00—10:00 a.m.  Enjoy a hearty breakfast, Bible study, prayer, and fellowship with brothers in Christ.

Seniors’ Luncheon: Saturday, January 14th, at noon.  If you are 60+, come to Creekside the 2nd Saturday of each month for a delicious lunch, fellowship and a devotional.  All seniors in Castle Rock and surrounding communities are welcome.


Sunday’s Worship Services:  Pastor Torrey continues the message series (#DoRight) on the book of Titus this Sunday, January 15th.  The Scripture passage will be Titus 1:5-9.


Baby Shower for Alternatives Pregnancy Center:  The Women’s Ministry will be collecting newborn layette items on Sunday, January 15 & 22.  APC offers alternatives to abortion for women and men in a pregnancy-related crisis.  You can drop off your donations at the Women’s Ministry table in the foyer this Sunday.  Diapers, wipes, bibs, burp cloths, onesies, and blankets are all needed (items should be new).


Women’s Spring Bible Studies:  New studies began on January 10 & 12, but it is still possible to join either study.  On Tuesdays from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., the women are doing a 13-week study by Kelly Minter, “What Love Is”.  The study covers 1st, 2nd, and 3rd John, the book is $13, and childcare is provided. On Thursdays from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., the women are learning about the Old Testament “Prophets and Kings” through the “That the World May Know” video series by Ray Vander Laan.  This series is filmed on location in Israel and highlights the history, geography, and culture of Biblical lands and times.  The Discovery Guide is $8.  You can sign up for either study here until January 15th.


Lost & Found:  This Sunday, please check the blue bin in the foyer for anything you are missing.  Everything in the bin will be donated to the Task Force on Monday, January 16th.


U P C O M I N G:


Wednesday Nights:  The youth meet on Wednesday, January 18th, at 6:45 p.m.


Parents’ Night Out:  Friday, January 20th, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Parents – we invite you to enjoy a date night and leave the kids with us!  Childcare will be provided at the church for infants through 6th graders.  Monetary donations are encouraged to support the Student Retreat.  Sign up here by next Tuesday, January 17th, if you plan to participate.


MOPS and MOMSnext: MOPS and MOMSnext meet twice a month on Wednesday mornings from 9:30—11:30 a.m., and childcare is provided.  The next meeting is at Creekside on Wednesday, January 25th.   You can register here


Encounter:  Friday, February 3rd, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.  Join us at the church as we seek to Encounter God through worship and prayer.  All ages are welcome.  Childcare will be provided for ages five and under.


Student Spring Retreat:  We are heading to Snow Mountain Ranch near Winter Park from March 17-20 for a time of worship, discipleship, and fun.  Sign up here ASAP as spots are limited.  The cost is $120 per student.


New Our Daily Bread Devotionals:   The December-February edition is on the Connections counter in the foyer.


Office Closure Policy:  The church office is open from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday–Thursday.  If the Douglas County Schools are closed because of inclement weather, the office will be closed as well.  If the schools have a delayed start, the church office will open at 10:00 a.m.


C H U R C H   F A M I L Y   N E W S:


The staff is very blessed by the love and generosity of the Creekside family!  Thank you so much for your gracious Christmas gifts.  It is a privilege and pleasure to work alongside you as we serve the Lord at Creekside.  We praise God for you!

Torrey, Troy, Larry, Joni, Sandie, Kathy & Susan