6/9/16 Creekside Current
Good Day, Creekside Family!
Here are this weekend’s reminders and a few things coming up in the near future.
Rob Nordberg’s memorial service is at Creekside on Friday, June 10th, at 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the Nordberg family requests that a donation be made in Rob’s memory to the Sarah Cannon Research Institute (www.sarahcannonfund.org).
Sunday’s Worship Services: Pastor Torrey will continue the “In Him” sermon series this Sunday, June 12th. The Scripture passage will be Colossians 2:5-15.
Creekside 101 began last Sunday, but you are still welcome to participate in the remaining sessions. The topics covered are: Who We Are, What We Believe, Where We Are Going, and Membership. The class meets at 10:45 a.m. in Room #600 (north modular), and childcare is provided.
Men’s Softball Game: The next softball game is on Monday, June 13th, at 8:15 p.m. at Metzler Park field #4.
Making-a-Difference Golf Tournament: Do you love to golf? Christian World Outreach is hosting a golf tournament on Monday, June 13th, at the Inverness Golf Club in Englewood. All funds raised will go to Christian World Outreach; Greg & Laura Yoder (Creekside-supported missionaries) serve with CWO. Please visit their website (www.cwomissions.org/events/) for more information.
Chic-Fil-A Mexico Mission Trip Fundraiser: On Thursday, June 16th, you can support the Mexico Mission team by eating at Chic-Fil-A between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. If you tell your host that you are there to support the Creekside Mexico Mission Trip, Chic-Fil-A will donate a portion of the proceeds towards the mission trip. You can also rent-a-student to help team members earn funds for the mission trip; contact Josiah House (firstname.lastname@example.org, 303-517-3898) for more information.
LIFFT Bunco Fellowship: Ladies, join us on Friday, June 17th, at 6:00 p.m. to play Bunco! We will meet at Sandra Schroeder’s home (11 W. Wolfensberger Rd., 80109). Please bring snacks to share. Hot and cold tea, coffee, cocoa, and water will be provided. No need to sign up…just show up ready for fun!
Open Door Ministries: A small team from Creekside serves dinner to low-income and homeless people the third Sunday of every month with Open Door Fellowship in Denver. Dessert donations are much appreciated and may be put in the church kitchen on the third Sunday of each month, labeled appropriately. If you are also interested in volunteering your time to help serve the meal or spend time with those dining, please contact us at email@example.com to get more information.
Baby & Child Dedications: Parents will be dedicating their children to the Lord on Father’s Day, June 19th, during both worship services. If you would like to dedicate your child, sign up here by Tuesday, June 14th, and one of the pastors will contact you to set up a meeting.
Alternatives Pregnancy Center: There is one more week to fill your baby bottle with change, then bring it back to the church next Sunday, June 19th. Thank you for supporting APC!
Men’s Cookout: Friday, June 24th, 6:00—9:30 p.m. Men’s Ministry is planning an event for the whole family—food, games and a bonfire at the Genesis Project east of the church. The guys will provide the food, but you are welcome to bring a snack or dessert. If you plan to attend, please sign up here by Thursday, June 23rd.
Independence Day Picnic: Mark your calendar and plan to join us as we celebrate our country’s independence on Sunday, July 3rd. The fun will start right after the 2nd service. Each family is asked to bring a side dish AND a dessert; the church will provide hot dogs, hamburgers, buns, drinks and paper goods!
Annual Camp Out at Mueller State Park: In a little over an hour you can be at Mueller enjoying the peace and beauty of the mountains! Spend a weekend relaxing with your Creekside family at our annual camp out. Whether you have an RV, trailer, popup, or tent, campsites are available for Thursday-Sunday, July 7-10 or Friday-Sunday, July 8-10. (Additional details are in the attachment below.) Sign up here to reserve a campsite by Sunday, June 19th. Payment is also due by the 19th; you can pay online or put a check or cash in the offering box (please write “campout” on your check or the offering envelope).
Leadership and Volunteer Prayer Training: Creekside Leaders and Volunteers, please SAVE THE DATE for one of the two following sessions on Saturday, July 23rd or Saturday, August 27th. Breakfast and lunch will be provided and a signup to RSVP will be available soon.
Rockies’ Faith Day: Watch the Rockies play the Miami Marlins on Sunday, August 7th, and enjoy Crowder in concert after the game! Tickets are $18; our seats are in section U336. Please reserve your tickets on the website, and pay online or drop a check in the offering box by Sunday, July 17th.
Save the date: Enjoy tailgating and Air Force Academy football on Saturday, October 22nd (time TBD). This is an event for the whole family. Please sign up on the website to help us know how many tickets to purchase. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided; each family is asked to bring a side dish. Contact Beau Jordan (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Worship Director: If you or someone you know is interested in applying for the worship director position, the job description is located here on the website.