Posts by Mandy Thomas

Posts by Mandy Thomas

Be a blessing this Thanksgiving!

Be a blessing this Thanksgiving to families in need. Churches across Anchorage come together to provide Thanksgiving dinners to families in need. CCA helps with the Thanksgiving Blessing at CrossPoint church off Dimond in the Burlington Mall. CCA is collecting 300 bags of stuffing. They need to be 12-14oz bags/cans of stuffing. • Stuffing Collection ends Nov 18 • You can volunteer at CrossPoint for the set-up on Nov 18 • You can volunteer to help for the distribution on Monday,…

Thanksgiving Blessing

Churches across Anchorage come together to provide Thanksgiving dinners to families in need. CCA helps with the Thanksgiving Blessing at CrossPoint church off Dimond in the Burlington Mall. CCA is collecting 300 bags of stuffing. They need to be 12-14oz bags/cans of stuffing. • Stuffing Collection ends Nov 18 • You can volunteer at CrossPoint for the set-up on Nov 18 • You can volunteer to help for the distribution on Monday, Nov 19th • You can give a monetary…

Trunk or Treat

It’s Wednesday, two weeks till Trunk or Treating. Here are some things to know for that evening: There will be NO Bible Study that night or kid’s classes. Dinner is Hot Dogs that you roast over a fire pit. Someone is needed to be in charge of the night over all. I may not be there. For trunk decorations keep it in a Harvest motif rather than spooky/scary. You can be as simple or creative as you want. You can…

Auction

Our Mission’s Auction and Lunch is fast approaching. The committee wanted to remind you of a couple of items before the big event. Everyone is invited to the Auction. You may come to the Auction without buying a ticket.  The ticket is for lunch only. Lunch will be from 12:30 – 1:00 pm and the Auction will begin at 1:00 pm.  Dessert is free to everyone. Buy your tickets for lunch by this Sunday to get the pre-sale price of $10…

Facebook

Hi Church! Happy Friday! If you have Facebook, please go onto your Facebook account, like the church’s page and then share the Missions Conference event on your page. You can also invite you friends to like the church’s page. Remember to invite friends to the auction, we want to raise $10,000 for Key Communications and Literature and Teaching Ministries.

Missions Conference

Hello Church! The Missions Conference and Auction are fast approaching! Here are a couple things to do in the next few days: I need to know by tomorrow, Wednesday October 10th if you will need childcare for the Friday and Saturday sessions. If you already signed up for childcare, you are good to go. We still need people to sign up to bring food for Saturday’s taco bar. Check out the signup sheet on Sunday. Purchase your tickets THIS Sunday…

Mentoring at Bowman Elementary

Mentoring at Bowman Elementary for the 2018-2019 School Year Bowman has asked us to partner with them again this school year in mentoring kids at the school. Here are some of the areas they are looking for us to partner with them: • Individual student help – you will be assigned a specific student/s for the school year. • Playing at recess • Eating lunch with the kids • Read to individual students or a small group of students •…

MISSIONS AUCTION IDEAS

Hello Church! Our Missions Auction is about a month away!! We are still looking for donations for the live and silent auctions. Here are some suggestions to get you thinking about what you could offer. Remember we are trying to raise $10,000 to split between 2 missions. DONATE EXPERIENCES, THE PERSON DONATING SUPPLIES ALL THE NEEDED SUPPLIES. EXAMPLES – PIANO LESSONS DAY FISHING TRIP HANDYMAN FOR A DAY 4 HOURS OF HOUSE CLEANING BABYSITTING PHOTOGRAPHY SESSION KNITTING LESSONS WEEKEND AT…

9/16 Bulletin Updates

New Sermon Series Using Your Resources God’s Way starts September 30. We run our biblical finance series each October. This year we start earlier because our Missions Conference will occupy October 21. This is a good one to bring your friends. Secret Sisters Secret Sisters is beginning in October. Secret Sisters is a way to get to know someone different. Then you encourage and pray for them for 6 months, giving small gifts and notes all the while keeping who…

Back To Church Sunday

Happy Friday!! I am loving the sunshine we have had the last few days! Next Sunday is Back To Church Sunday, we have called it Fall Kick Off in the past. We are going to start calling it Back to Church Sunday because it is a national movement to get congregations across America to invite people back to church. I made invitations last week for you all to pick up to hand out to friends and neighbors. I put them…

Back To School Night was a SUCCESS!!

Thank you to everyone who participated last night in the Back To School Night at Bowman Elementary. It was A HUGE SUCCESS!!! There were lots of people! Families were lined up by 5:45pm to get a backpack. We gave away 190 backpacks last night. I took the remaining 10 backpacks to Bowman this morning, so they could give them away to kids who needed them. The office staff, teachers and principal were so appreciative of what we did last night.…

Lonnie Liggitt Lifetime Achievement Award

Our very own Lonnie Liggitt got a Lifetime Achievement Award! You can read about it in the link below. https://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release/454590/lonnie-liggitt-presented-with-the-albert-nelson-marquis-lifetime-achievement-award-by-marquis-whos-who