Creekside Current 5/3/18

A L L   C H U R C H

Sunday Services:  Pastor Larry will be preaching on Sunday, May 6th.   You can read Romans 8:18-30 in preparation for his message. 

Community Groups will celebrate the end of the semester the week of May 20th.  Most of the groups take a break for the summer and resume meeting in August. The Guide for the week of May 6th is available here.

Baptismal Services:  On Sunday, May 20th, we will have baptismal services at 9:00 and 10:45 a.m.  Please sign up here if you would like to be baptized, and we will arrange a time for you to meet with one of the pastors.  The deadline to sign up is Sunday, May 13th.

Graduate Recognition:  On Sunday, May 20th, we will recognize Creekside’s high school and college graduates during each worship service.  If someone in your family is graduating, please sign up here

Praise Under the Pavilion:  On Sunday, May 27th, we will have only one worship service at 10:45 a.m., and we will meet at the White Pavilion (414 Perry St.) in downtown Castle Rock.  Come at 10:00 a.m. for breakfast burritos, coffee and juice, and please invite friends and family to our Memorial Day outdoor service!

4th Quarter Business Meeting:  We encourage you to attend the business meeting on Sunday, June 3rd, at noon.  The membership will vote to approve the 2018-19 Spending Plan, and written ministry reports will be handed out.  Lunch will be provided, and childcare will be available for children up to 6th grade.

Our Daily Bread Devotionals:  The new edition (June–August) is on the Connections counter.

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. 

A D U L T   M I N I S T R Y

Child Dedications:  Parents will have the opportunity to dedicate their children to the Lord on Sunday, May 13th, during both worship services.  If you want to dedicate your child or children, please sign up here by Sunday, May 6th, and we will schedule a time for you to meet with Pastor Torrey. 

MOPS & MOMSnext will have their last meeting before the summer break on Wednesday, May 9th, from 9:30—11:30 a.m.

Men’s Breakfast: Saturday, May 12th, 8:00—10:00 a.m. Enjoy a hearty breakfast, Bible study, prayer, and fellowship with brothers in Christ.

Seniors’ Luncheon: Saturday, May 12th, at noon.  If you are 60+, come to Creekside the 2nd Saturday of the month for lunch, fellowship and a devotional.  All seniors in Castle Rock and surrounding communities are welcome.  The May luncheon will be the last one before the summer break.  Seniors’ Luncheons will resume in September.

S T U D E N T   M I N I S T R Y

Wednesday Nights:  The youth will meet on May 9th from 6:30–8:30 p.m.

C R E E K   K I D S   M I N I S T R Y

Summer Sports Camp:  Mark your calendars! Our week-long Bible based sports camp starts June 4.  Come join the fun by volunteering to be an assistant coach, Bible teacher, snack preparer, or verse listener. You can sign up on here to volunteer.  Parents, don’t forget to register your children entering grades 1-7 here.

M I S S I O N S   A N D   O U T R E A C H

Mexico Mission Bake & Craft Sale:  On Sunday, May 6th, the mission trip team will have a variety of crafts and baked goods (including gluten-free options) available for purchase.  If you would like to donate baked goods or crafts for the sale, please bring them to the church kitchen by 10:00 a.m. on May 6th

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, May 20th, would be much appreciated.  Please put the dessert in the church kitchen and label it “Open Door”.

Rent-a-Servant:  To raise funds for this summer’s Mexico Mission Trip, team members are available to do yard work, cleaning, babysitting, cooking, etc.  You can sign up to “hire” someone here.