Posts by Mandy Thomas

Posts by Mandy Thomas

Our first Sunday back!!

Hey Church! The sunshine is so great!! I hope you are able to get out and enjoy it today. Here are some things to know for this coming Sunday: You may bring your own coffee or water. There will not be any coffee available =(  Please take the cups you bring home for disposal or washing.   Communion: bread and juice will be in separate cups. Please pick up a cup of bread and a cup of juice before you…

Update about next Sunday

Hey Church! I know, I know this is the 3rd email I have sent today, and I am so sorry…. But I wanted to get this out to you today. Thank you to everyone who took the survey! You can still take it if you haven’t had a chance yet. We are planning to have our first church services next Sunday, May 31st. We will have two services. A 60-minute traditional service at 9am and a 30-minute service at 11am…

Guest speaker this Sunday

Hi CCA! This Sunday, May 17th we are still having only online service at 11am. Jason Jackson, the candidate for our associate minister position is going to preach this Sunday. We had to postpone his March trip and hope to reschedule that soon. Tune in Sunday on our Facebook page or Ustream to hear Jason.

Re-opening CCA

Hi Church! As you may know we are allowed to begin meeting again with 50 people or less in attendance. We have a target date of re-opening on Sunday, May 31st. Couple things to note: There are specific State and Municipal requirements that a church needs to have in place to meet together. The Elders and Worship Director are working those details out.We are planning two separate servicesNo in-person small group classes yetNo children’s classes or nursery will be available…

Congregation zoom meeting

Happy Friday! I hope you had a fantastic week! Just a quick reminder about our Congregational Zoom Meeting on Sunday at 7PM for last names beginning with A-L and Monday night at 7PM for last names beginning with M-Z. This “meeting” is to see your face =) and encourage you. We haven’t gotten to meet together in person for a Sunday service in over 6 weeks. That seems so strange! We will have some people standing by to help you…

Donated Easter Offering

These are two places we donated our Easter offering to. Please take a look at their websites and consider volunteering! Downtown Soup Kitchen Hope Center New Hope Compassionate Ministries

A few things we want you to know =)

Happy Monday! I hope you all had a nice weekend. A couple of things we wanted to let you know: This coming Sunday Deryl will update you on: what is going on with the hiring process for the associate minister. In March we had planned to bring Jason Jackson up here for a weekend event and that had to be canceled due to COVID-19 so we want you to know what is happening with that process. Deryl will also let…

Sunday morning classes

Hi Church! Hard to believe it’s already Thursday. This week has seemed to fly by! Wanted to remind you that there are 2 Sunday morning classes you can join. Core 52 led by Rich, 10:00 am This week’s focus is on Faith Being able to see and converse with brothers and sisters is truly a blessing.  If you want to take part, it is on Zoom contact Rich.  We go from 10:00 to 10:45am. You are invited to join. Ecclesiastes…

Easter Offering

Happy Monday, I hope you all had a nice Easter yesterday. Sure was different, wasn’t it. It will be so nice to be able to worship together after this is over. I wanted to remind you that we have a neat opportunity to help a ministry or two in our city during this time. We are going to donate the offerings from yesterday and this week to a ministry here in Anchorage that is helping people during this pandemic. A…

Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter morning

Hello CCA! I hope you are able to enjoy the sun today. Even if it’s sitting by a window and soaking in some vitamin D. Attached is Day 3, Maundy Thursday. Tomorrow we are going to have a Good Friday service online at 7PM. It will be on Facebook and Ustream. The Ustream link is on the home page of our website www.christianchurchofanchorage.com.  It will be a short message and 2 testimonies. Sunday is Easter!! Lots going on that day! Dress up, tune…

Wednesday

Hi Church! I hope you are all still faring well. I hope jobs are going ok, I hope those of you who are helping your school aged kids distance are getting through it, I hope you as individuals are doing ok =) Tomorrow night a NEW zoom Bible Study class is starting! Ron and Karen Vogeler are going to lead a class called Tactics: a guide to discussing your Christian convictions. It is starting tomorrow night at 7PM. New Testament…

Day 5

Hi CCA, I hope your week is starting off well. Attached is Day 5 for Holy Week. It will be so different to celebrate at home on Easter this year. I love the Early Service at McHugh Creek and I will miss that terribly. Even though we don’t get to meet together this Easter, doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate. There are still things to celebrate: God is so good, God is unchanging and God is in control! In this time…