Creekside Current 3/15

A L L   C H U R C H
Sunday Services:  On Sunday, March 17th, Pastor Torrey will continue the Invest series, preaching on Matthew 25:14-30.  The title of the message is “Invest:  Service”. 
 
Parking Lot Conditions:  As the piles of snow melt and refreeze, the parking lot can get very icy.  Please be careful as you walk into the building.
 
Community Groups:  Sign up to be part of a Community Group here.  The 03/17/19 Guide is attached below.
 
Passion Season Ensemble:  We would love for you to join our ensemble this Easter season!  Male voices are especially needed.  Rehearsals are at the church on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.  If you have questions, reach out to Pastor Clint at clint@creeksidebible.com.
 
Big Easter Weekend:  Plan to be part of our Big Easter Weekend April 19–21! Prepare your heart by attending the Good Friday service at 6:30 p.m. on April 19th.  Childcare will be provided for children 3rd grade and under.  Serve at the Eggscellent Adventure (Saturday, April 20th, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.) where kids have fun AND learn about Jesus!  You can sign up here to volunteer.  Celebrate Jesus’ resurrection at one of our Easter Sunday worship services.  The 9:00 a.m. service will be at Creekside, and there will be a 10:30 a.m. service at South Ridge Elementary School (there will not be a 10:45 a.m. service at Creekside that day).  Nursery care for five and under will be provided during both services, and breakfast burritos, coffee, and juice will be served.  Bible classes will not meet on Easter.
 
Prayer Team:  If you would like to be part of the prayer team, please contact Kathy Lindholm (kathy@creeksidebible.com).  If you have a prayer request to send to the prayer team, email Kathy or call the church office at 303-688-3745.
 
Hearing Assistance Devices:  If you have difficulty hearing the music or message during the worship service, you can stop by the sound booth to pick up headphones that will help you enjoy the service. 
 
Our Daily Bread Devotionals:  The March–May edition is available at Connections.  Large-print editions for April–June are also available.
 
Church Office:  Office hours are Monday-Thursday from 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.  Call 303-688-3745 if you have questions or want to speak to a staff member.
 
Inclement Weather Policy:  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., and morning ministries may be cancelled.  In cases of office closures, we will try to post on both creeksidebible.com and our Facebook page.  If you are on the directory, you will receive a voice message before 8 a.m. if church services are cancelled.
 
C R E E K   K I D S   M I N I S T R Y
Kids’ Ministry Volunteers Needed:  If you could teach the 2nd–3rd grade class twice a month during 1st service OR if you could teach or be a helper in the 4th–6th grade class during 1st service, please contact Madeline at kids@creeksidebible.com.
 
Nursery Volunteers Needed:  Jesus told His disciples, “Let the little ones come to me”.  Come join us in the Nursery and plant seeds of faith as you snuggle infants, sing with toddlers, or play games with PreK.  If you can help, contact Karyn Hoffman at nursery@creeksidebible.com
 
Sports Camp:  We need coaches to lead at Creekside’s Bible-based outreach to the elementary-aged children of Castle Rock.  Sports Camp will be June 3–7 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at South Ridge Elementary School.  We hope to offer baseball, basketball, cheer, dance, football, games, martial arts, soccer, volleyball and any other sport you would like to coach!  We expect over 200 campers this year and do not want to turn anyone away.  Sign up here to volunteer to coach.
 
S T U D E N T   M I N I S T R Y
Wednesday Nights:  The youth will not meet on Wednesday, March 20th, because of Spring Break.
 
A D U L T   M I N I S T R Y
MOPS and MOMSnext meet at Creekside twice a month on Wednesday mornings from 9:30—11:30 a.m., and childcare is provided.  Their next meeting will be on March 27th, and you can register here.
 
Women’s Spring Retreat:  Ladies, join us April 5–7 for our Spring Retreat at the Drury Inn in Colorado Springs.  Our focus will be “Keeping Our Eyes on Jesus”.  During free time, you can use the spa, hike, tour the Air Force Academy, or go shopping.  Cost ranges from $30-120 depending on how long you plan to stay, and scholarships are available.  Please sign up here by March 31st.  (If you sign up before March 16th, you will be entered into our drawing for a free retreat!)  Contact Erin at women@creeksidebible.com if you have any questions.
 
M I S S I O N S   A N D   O U T R E A C H
Eyeglasses Collection for LightBridge:  LightBridge International is sending a mission team to Cambodia the end of May.  The team includes eye doctors who will give eye exams and provide prescription eyeglasses for those who need them.  We are collecting used eyeglasses at Creekside during the month of March.  Please put your donations in the bin on the foyer table.
 
Desserts Needed:  A team from Creekside serves a meal to low-income and homeless people on the third Sunday of every month at Open Door Fellowship in Denver.  Dessert donations for Sunday, March 17th, would be appreciated.  Please put the dessert in the kitchen and label it “Open Door”.  If you would like to help serve the meal, contact Jay at missions@creeksidebible.com.

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