4/13/17 Creekside Current

T H I S   W E E K:

 

Good Friday Service:   Friday, April 14th, 7:00 p.m.  We will celebrate the Lord’s Table, and childcare will be provided.

Creekside’s Most Eggscellent Adventure:  Join us at South Ridge Elementary on Saturday, April 15th, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. The adventure will include an Easter Egg Hunt, bounce houses, music, breakfast on a stick, games, prizes and fun for the whole family! 

 

Resurrection Sunday:  On Sunday, April 16th, there will be a community-wide Sunrise Service at the MAC Amphitheater at 6:30 a.m.  Creekside will celebrate the Savior’s resurrection at our 9:00 & 10:45 a.m. worship services.  Coffee and pastries will be served from 10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

 

Sunday’s Worship Services:  On Resurrection Sunday, April 16th, Pastor Torrey’s Scripture passage will be Luke 24.

 

Desserts Needed:  A team from Creekside serves a meal to low-income and homeless people the third Sunday of every month at Open Door Fellowship in Denver.  Dessert donations for Sunday, April 16th, would be much appreciated.  Please put the dessert in the church kitchen and label it “Open Door”.  If you would like to help serve the meal or spend time with those dining, please contact us at missions@creeksidebible.com to get more information.

 

U P C O M I N G:

 

Women’s Retreat:  Our spring retreat will be at The Hideaway Inn near Colorado Springs, April 21-23, with guest speaker Nancy Grisham.  Retreat cost is $50-130 depending on the length of your stay.  Sign up here.  The deadline for all registrations and payments is April 16th (you can put a check in the offering box or pay online; be sure to write “women’s retreat” in the memo line).    For questions or more information, email erin@dennycrew.com.

 

Wednesday Nights:  The youth will meet on Wednesday, April 19th, from 6:45 – 8:30 p.m.

 

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, April 26th.   You can register here

 

Parents’ Night Out:  Friday, April 28th, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.  Parents, enjoy a date night on us!  We will provide a night of fun and games for kids from birth to 6th grade; dinner will be provided.  Donations are encouraged to support our student summer mission trip to Camp Barnabas. 

Sign up here

 

Special Business Meeting:  Per the church constitution, the Elders have scheduled a special business meeting on Sunday, April 30th, immediately following the 2nd service.  The purpose of the meeting is to vote on calling Clint Felts to be our Associate Pastor of Worship & Adult Discipleship.  Clint, his wife, Harmony, and their son, Landon, will be with us the weekend of April 28-30 to engage the church family, and Clint will lead worship on Sunday morning.  We are asking the church family to be in prayer and seeking the Heavenly Father’s face regarding His will about this upcoming decision.

 

Welcome Dessert:  Sunday, April 30th, 6:30 p.m.  Meet other new Creekside attenders, hear from the pastors about CBC, and enjoy delicious desserts.  Please RSVP here by April 29th.  Childcare is provided.

 

Encounter:  Friday, May 5th, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.  Join us for a night of worship and prayer.  All ages are welcome; childcare provided for ages five and under.

 

Church Workday:  Saturday, May 6th, 8:00 a.m. until done.  Join us for a workday to prepare the grounds for summer.  Remember to bring sunscreen, work gloves, shovels, rakes, hammers, etc.

 

Baptismal Services:  We will have baptismal services at both 9:00 and 10:45 a.m. on Sunday, May 7th.  If you would like to be baptized, please sign up at creeksidebible.com.

 

Coaches needed!  Do you have a passion for a sport or activity and enjoy teaching children the skills necessary to participate in it?  Then we have a spot for you in Creekside’s Summer Bible-Based Sports Camp!  The camp will be on the campus of South Ridge Elementary School the mornings of June 5-9.  (This is a great ministry opportunity to build bridges to our community through teaching God’s word to kids in a fun, meaningful way.) For more information, email Joni Kitching at joni@creeksidebible.com.

 

Video Tech Needed:  A video tech is needed to work in the sound booth one Sunday a month.  If you would be interested, please contact Mike Bartlett (mjbartlett@hotmail.com, 303-663-5021).

 

Nursery Workers Needed:  Additional help is needed in the nursery on Sunday mornings.  If you could help once a month during either the 9:00 or 10:45 a.m. service, please contact Susan Combs (sjmcombs@yahoo.com, 303-660-3401).

 

Job Openings:  To fulfill our vision of “Loving God, Loving People, and Building Bridges,” the Elders have opened two new positions at Creekside.  The first is a full-time Worship and Adult Discipleship Pastor, and the second is a full-time Office Manager.  The job descriptions are posted on creeksidebible.com (select Get Involved, then Career Opportunities).  If you know people who would be a good fit for either role, please encourage them to apply.

 

Our Daily Bread Devotionals:   The newest edition (March–May) is on the Connections counter in the foyer.  Large-print devotionals (April–June) are also available.

 

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.

 

Church Office:  Call 303-688-3745 if you have questions about any of the above information.  Office hours are Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

 

STAFF CONTACT INFO:

Torrey House, Lead Pastor                          torrey@creeksidebible.com

Larry Schembri, Family Pastor                    larry@creeksidebible.com

Joni Kitching, Kids’ Director                          joni@creeksidebible.com

Kathy Lindholm, Congregation Care          kathy@creeksidebible.com