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Sunday Service ONLINE

Hi Church! This coming Sunday and for the rest of August we will NOT be able to meet in person at the church building for Sunday worship. We can’t have more than 15 people meeting at a time, so we will have church online again like we did a few months ago. We will do a traditional service at 10am and then a kids service at 11am. At 10am there will be worship music and Deryl’s sermon and communion, so…

Congregational Vote & New Emergency Order

Hi CCA! Happy Friday! This past Sunday John Toms announced that the elders are recommending Jason Jackson for the position of Associate Minister. We will vote on this recommendation on August 2nd. If you are not present at church that day you can call or text one of the elders on Sunday morning between 10a-12pm to tell them yes you affirm that decision or no you do not. (Deryl Titus, Rick Elliott, or John Toms) If you have any questions…

SCHOOL SUPPLY DRIVE

Help get Bowman Elementary students in need off to a good start by purchasing needed school supplies! Requested items include: Backpacks (can be gently used)Wide-ruled notebooksWide-ruled loose-leaf paperGlue sticks24 count CrayonsMarkersDry erase markersTwo pocket folders3×5 white index cardsScissors (pointed and blunt tip)Hand sanitizer#2 Pencils3 Ring BindersComposition notebooksWhite glueColored PencilsHighlightersPink erasersCalculatorsPencil pouchesSanitizing wipesTissues Items will be collected and given to teachers at Bowman to distribute to students in need. For more information, contact school supply drive coordinator Stacey Cortez. Drop off…

This weekend and next weekend

Hi CCA! I almost said, happy Friday, but it is not really Friday, although for some of us it is our “Friday”! YAY!! A couple things to remember: For Sunday please wear a face covering/mask to Sunday worship. It is required in all public places, we want to adhere to that =) The Jackson family arrives on Monday at 10:21pm.  Jason Jackson and his family are coming to interview for the position of Associate Minister. He will speak multiple times…

Work Day

Hey Church! Happy Friday!! Tomorrow we are having a work party =) from 10a-2pm. There will be pizza for lunch! Here are some projects that need done around the church and duplex. Church Put on moisture barrier and tar and paint on the foundation on north east wall by rear entry. Wash windows inside and outside in sanctuary, foyer and ramp. Clean windowsills in same area. Clean baptistery with water and bleach. Clean bugs out of light fixtures. Outside Cut…

Update on Associate Minister Applicant:

Jason and Shelly and their kids, will be here July 6-15. Jason willspeak and be available numerous times over the weekend of July 10-13.Would you try to schedule in a time from Friday night to Monday night to be available to watch a zoom session or come to a session over that weekend. After their visit, the elders will discuss whether to offer him the position and inform the congregation. If they are recommending Jason for hire, thecongregation will have…

Moms in Prayer

This summer on Fridays at 10:30am moms are gathering together and walking around the elementary schools in Anchorage. Robar is heading up the group that is covering the Service High School area elementary schools. If you would like to join contact Robar. Loretta R. is the Anchorage area coordinator if you would like more info on where other groups meet.

YouTube page up and running

CCA members and Friends, We have made the transition from Ustream to our YouTube page. You will no longer be able to see the services on Ustream. The services that were on the Ustream page are in the process of being moved to our YouTube page. Beginning this weekend our 9:00am service will livestream on our YouTube page and Facebook live. The 11:00am kids service will be only on Facebook live due to YouTube’s rules regarding kids. We are currently…

this summer for Zoom Men’s Bible Study

Hello Men, It has been an extraordinary joy to visit with so many men from around the state, the US and even a couple distant countries. Doing a Bible Study together in these times of frustration has drawn us together in heart and soul for the Name of Christ. We are going to suspend our Zoom meetings at least through June and July. Have a great summer and you will hear from me in August or later in the Fall…

Ustream to YouTube transition

CCA members and friends, This is just to let you know that we will be transitioning from Ustream to our YouTube page for our live streams. Within the next two weeks we will be pulling all the videos from our Ustream page and moving them to our YouTube page. My hope is to be done with that by the end of this week.One of the main reasons for the transition is the cost involved in using the Ustream service. When…

Couple things to note =)

Hi Church! It was so great to be together again in person this past Sunday! Here are a few things to note: Alex is working hard on the streaming. There may be some kinks along the way. Bear with us =) After services are over, Deryl will be waiting outside by the front door to greet you. It is especially important that after the 9am service you fellowship outside. Per city guidelines, we need to sanitize things before the next…

Core Beliefs

Belonging. Everyone wants and needs to belong. A club, a group, a team, a workforce, etc. Instead of thinking “What is the least I have to do to stay involved?” When it comes to your life in Christ, may I suggest, “How can I get the most out of the benefits of the power of God to make my life the very best it can be?” We are working our way through the 8 Core Beliefs in the New Testament…