Area churches will stand along 33rd Ave. and 23rd St. October 2nd from 1-2 pm praying for an end to abortion and for the victims of abortion. Signs are available for participants after 12:30 pm at the info center located on 33rd Ave. and 20th St. or by calling 563-2343 or 564-5071 in advance.
Arrive anytime in the afternoon and we’ll gather at the fire pits at 4:45 pm. They will provide us hotdogs for roasting, chips and drink. Everyone will also get a free small pumpkin!
Join us for our first one September 9th at 7pm! Admission is free and popcorn will be provided! Bring lawn chairs and blankets for comfy seating. Feel free to bring some additional snacks too.
One of our key values is service and we ask you guys to do a lot for the community. Now we are asking you to help us get the new facility ready for our Fall Kickoff. Join us anytime from 8am to 9pm on Monday, September 5th to help out! We will have work projects and supplies available all day. Contact Pastor Mike for more info.
Now is the time to sign up for a Grow Group! Grow Groups are sermon-based small groups that meet weekly in people’s homes to discuss the sermon and build relationships. We are offering another way to sign up in addition to paper sign up sheets at the Connections table. Click the link below for fast, easy sign up! Groups will start the week of Sept. 11th.
Fantasy football is starting soon. If you want to join the church league there are teams available. To join first create an nfl.com account, then go to fantasy.nfl.com. In the bottom right of the large gray box click -received a fantasy football invite- link. The league ID is 2488431 the password is columbus2christ.
We will be doing an online draft on Monday the 5th at 8pm. If you were in the league last year you are already in, just be ready to draft. If you can’t make the draft but still want to play that isn’t a problem, the website will pick a team for you. If you played last year and don’t feel like it this year that’s cool. But let me know and I’ll remove you from the league so someone else can take the spot. If we get more than 16 we will do two leagues.
We are planning a softball scrimmage against the Berean Church at noon on Sunday, July 24th! The game will be at Gerrard Park in Columbus. We are asking that participants be high school aged or older. Younger kids will be able to play wiffle ball on another field. Everyone is encouraged to tailgate and cheer on their teams!
Summer Fusion is a camp designed to appeal to the spiritual needs of students entering in 6th-8th Grade. This camp will take place July 31st – August 3rd at Covenant Cedars Bible Camp and will feature fun Bible teaching, amazing worship, and tons of great activities! Cost is just $150 for Connection students! Registration deadline in July 3rd.
What to Bring: Sleeping supplies (sleeping bag or sheets and blankets), showering supplies (yes they MUST BATHE!), Bible, Notebook, Pen, Small amount of cash for snack stand, one piece bathing suit (a tankini where the top meets the bottom is acceptable), any items that might help you build the best cardboard boat.
What not to Bring: Anything illegal, excessive amounts of cash, cell phones (too many get lost/broken/stolen)
We are all caught in a battle between light and darkness. Where is your allegience? Join us July 18-20 from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Columbus Christian School for VBS 2016! Kids will get a chance to participate in games, crafts, lesson, and music. This event is for kids going into preK through 6th grade this fall.