4/20/17 Creekside Current



T H I S   W E E K:


Sunday’s Worship Services:  On Sunday, April 23rd, Pastor Torrey will continue the “At the Cross” series and his Scripture passage will be Acts 1.


U P C O M I N G:


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


Wednesday Nights:  The youth will meet on Wednesday, April 26th, from 6:45 – 8:30 p.m.


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. 

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Special Business Meeting:  Per the church constitution, the Elders have scheduled a special business meeting on Sunday, April 30th, immediately following the 2nd service.  Childcare will be provided, and absentee ballots will be available.  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 ask the church family to pray that God would make His will clear.


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.


National Day of Prayer:  Come to the Douglas County Administrative Building (3rd & Wilcox) from 12:00–1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 4th to pray for our nation.


Encounter:  Because Pastor Torrey will be bringing Jeremiah home from college the first weekend of May, the Encounter will be postponed until summer.


Church Workday:  Saturday, May 6th, 8:00 a.m. until done.  Come help the deacons 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 by May 4th.


Senior High Graduation Dinner:  Friday, May 12th, 5:00 – 10:30 p.m.  We will be celebrating our graduating seniors with a night on the town.  The event is free for all graduating seniors and $25 for all Senior High students.  Sign up at creeksidebible.com; we will meet at Creekside at 5:00 p.m. in our best duds.


Child Dedications:  Parents will have the opportunity to dedicate their children to the Lord on Sunday, May 14th, during both worship services.  If you would like to dedicate your child, sign up at creeksidebible.com by May 4th, and one of the pastors will contact you to schedule a meeting. 


Creekside’s Bible-Based Sports Camp is June 5-9, from 8:45 a.m. – Noon, at South Ridge Elementary School.  Kids (1st–6th grade) can focus on their favorite sport:  football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, frisbee, or games.  The cost is $20 per child (register by May 22nd to receive $5 off).  Sign up at creeksidebible.com.


Summer Sports Camp Ministry Opportunity:  Youth (7th grade and up) through Adults, we have a spot for you in Creekside’s Bible-Based Sports Camp!  The camp will be held each morning, June 5-9, on the campus of South Ridge Elementary School. This is a great ministry opportunity to build bridges to our community – teaching God’s word to kids in a fun, meaningful way.  Please consider volunteering as a Bible teacher, registrar, music leader, photographer, or as an assistant coach for basketball, football, frisbee, games, soccer or volleyball. For more information or to volunteer, email Joni Kitching at joni@creeksidebible.com.


New Family Check-in Team is looking for a couple of people to serve once a month greeting new families who come to Creekside.  Our role is to help new families navigate getting their children checked in and connected to their class in the Creek Kids’ Ministry.  If you are interested in serving in this ministry, please contact Karyn Hoffman (bkhoffmanrba@gmail.com) for more details.


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 Opening:  The Elders are seeking a full-time Worship and Adult Discipleship Pastor.  The job description is posted on creeksidebible.com (select Get Involved, then Career Opportunities).  


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.



Torrey House, Lead Pastor                          torrey@creeksidebible.com

Larry Schembri, Family Pastor                    larry@creeksidebible.com

Joni Kitching, Kids’ Director                         joni@creeksidebible.com

Sierra Hirsch, Office Manager                    sierra@creeksidebible.com

Kathy Lindholm, Congregation Care          kathy@creeksidebible.com