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October 24 & 25, 2020 

 

CCC Sanitizing and Cleaning

Due to COVID, it is VERY important to the CCC Staff to keep our congregation as safe as possible.  In addition to our sanitizing after each service and Bible study, we have contracted with BioClean to come in monthly to clean and sanitize the church, fellowship hall and bathrooms.

We want everyone to feel safe and secure when worshiping at CCC.

 

 

  

Angel Tree 2020

Life has changed so much with COVID.  Things that we have taken for granted have become a thing of the past.  So many community activities/services have been cancelled in order to keep people safe.

Angel Tree Adoptions for Foust and Estes Elementary have been a wonderful community service our church has sponsored for 7+ years.  We would like to continue this tradition, BUT WE NEED YOU!!!

If you would like to participate, please contact Sandi Moore via email or call or tex270-929-2061 by Wednesday, October 28th. 

Many Blessings

 

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CCC FOOD COLLECTION

 CCC will be collecting for those less fortunate and those without homes.

Items needed:

Vienna Sausages
Ravioli (
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Soup (
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Breakfast Bars
Tuna in Pouches
Peanut Butter

Crackers
Ramen Noodles
Water
Pudding Cups

If you would like to donate any of the above items, you may bring them to church with you or call the church office to arrange drop off.

Thank you in advance for your generosity in helping those less fortunate.

 

  

  

Christ Community Church

Saturday 5:30 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m.
Sunday 10:45 a.m.

CCC is offering all 3 services .  Things will look a bit different than before.  Due to the guidelines set by the CDC and the Kentucky State government, we have limited seating of 75 in the sanctuary and 28 in the overflow Fellowship Hall.   

We highly recommend you wear a face mask while in attendance and observe the social distancing regulations.

There will be NO nursery, children's or youth activities available for now.  There will also be NO food or drink services available.

We will also continue to live stream the services on Facebook and YouTube (cccowensboro)

Thank you for your continued patience and understanding.

 

 

 

 

      

    CCC Choir - A Call to Worship

THE CHOIR WILL NOT MEET UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

 Cathy Mullins at 270-316-9203 if you would like to join the choir.

Blessings to you and your family for Health and Happiness.  Enjoy your summer.

 

  

   

 

Christ Community Church Tithes & Offering

Many of you have communicated via text, email or phone with regards where to send your tithes and offerings. 

You may mail your tithes and offerings to 1220 Center Street, Owensboro, KY   42303.  

You may also go to our website donation page, www.cccowensboro.com/donate and choose the method best for you.

If you need further information, please call the church office at 270-686-6327.

 

 

         

  

 

 

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Men's Bible Study 
Monday Evenings at 6:00 p.m.

 

      

               

      

CCC Facilities Use Policy

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, CCC FACILITIES WILL BE UNAVAILABLE FOR USE

            

  

 

CCC Women's Group Study
Wednesday Evenings at 6:00 p.m.

The CCC Women's Group will begin an exciting study of "The Real Heaven" by Chip Ingram Wednesday, September 16th.  If you would like to join this new study, please come to the church fellowship hall the 16th.  We will of course, practice safe distancing and masks are welcome.   Blessings to all.

  

        

            

       

Caring Hearts Meal Ministry

This Ministry will continue during this time of transition. 

Caring Hearts Meal Ministry is an outreach ministry providing meals to help our church family who are recovering from medical issues,
personal crisis, loss or the birth of a new baby.  If you would like to volunteer to serve, please indicate on your information sheet
or you may call the church office at 270-686-6327.

"...For I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in...The King will reply, "Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me."

Matthew 25:30,40

 

 

      
 

CCC Information and Connection

We want to hear from YOU!!!  If you have any suggestions, comments or concerns, please fill out the bulletin information sheet with your
name, phone number and email address so we can contact you. You may also use the contact form at the bottom of this newsletter.

 FOR CCC MEMBERS AND REGULAR ATTENDERS
Is your church information (address, phone, email) up to date?

  

 

          

October Prayer Requests    

Special Intentions For the Prayer Shawl Ministry

"Adoption Is Heaven Sent"

                                        

  Please keep the Prayer Shawl ministry in your prayers this month
as the ladies crochet prayer shawls for the above needs.

If you need a prayer shawl, please call Thelma Hagerman at 270-929-2421.

 

      

 

 

Monday, October 12th
6:00 p.m.

Man Up Monday , Monday, October 12th at 6:00 p.m.  Bring a guest and enjoy the worship and fellowship.  A meal will be donated.  If you have any questions, please call the church office at 270-686-6327.

 

                                                                    

  

Saturday Worship  5:30 pm
Sunday Worship 9:00 a.m.
Sunday Worship
   10:45 am

  MASKS ARE MADATORY PER THE ORDER OF GOVERNOR BEASHEAR .  WE ARE ABLE TO ACCOMMODATE 75 PERSONS IN THE SANCTUARY PER EACH SERVICE AND WE HAVE OVERFLOW SEATING IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL.

Sunday Mornings Kids & Youth

NO KIDS OR YOUTH AVAILABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Nursery  9:00 & 10:45 am
Pre K thru Kindergarten  9:00 & 10:45 am
1st thru 4th grade  10:45 am
5th thru 12th grade  10:45 am


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Sarah King, loving wife to Sammy
Wanda Oldham, loving mother to Jahn Owens
David Fowler, loving brother to Kelly Fowler

 

  

  

October

2020



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Mary Faye Schrecker
Kaye Johnson
Marilu Goodsell
Debbie Hancock
Brady Stein
Clarence Hatfield
Leland Marshall
Heath Payne
Debbie Wolter
Kathleen Roark
Jarrett Dant
Sharon Brackin
Theresa Haire
Brad Stearsman
Nancy Marshall
Debbie Haire
Cathy Bennett King
Chad Bidwell
Mitchell Owens
Julie Hodges
Felicia Locher
Kaniya Johnson
Jackie Wills
Ryan Locher
Janet Cary
Sinda Ralph
Teresa Sallee
Janie Staples
Thelma Hagerman
Pam Alexander
Joe Clary
Bruce Thorpe
Kim Roberts
Wendy Grimes
Laura Alexander
Tisha Hoffman
Nancy Scales
Kaylee Garrison
Judy Turner
Wayne McPherson
Jon Taylor
Jacque Nalley
Brenda Havener
 


 


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SMALL GROUP BIBLE STUDY
AND ADULT MINISTRIES LINKS

Men's Group

Man Up Monday
October 12th at 6:00 p.m.
Bring a guest and enjoy the worship and fellowship.  The meal will be donated.

Women's Group

The Women's Group weekly Bible study will begin our exciting new study "The Real Heaven" by Chip Ingram.  If you would like to join us, please come to the church fellowship hall Wednesday, September 16th at 6:00 p.m.  We will practice social distancing and masks are welcome.

 

 Bible Study Class

POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
1304 Center Street (church office) Wednesdays at 6:00 pm
  They will delve into the study of the book of Romans. 

Senior Adult Luncheon

Cancelled until futher notice
Our monthly Tuesday luncheon dates and menus will be posted as soon as possible.  If you have questions, please call Becky Trogden at 270-315-1098.



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PRAYER AND HOSPITAL MINISTRY LINKS

Request Hospital Ministry
Mary Bryan Prayer Shawl Ministry
Request Prayer

 


To contact the staff, please call 270-686-6327Monday thru Friday from 
8 am to 5 pm or you may email the staff at 

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The Imago Dei
May 15, 2020

"So God created man in his own image; he created him in the image of God; he created them male and female."      Genesis 1:27

Imago Dei, what would it look like if we really lived like we truly believed every human being was created in the image of God?  Including the guy who cut you off in traffic.  The boss intent on making your day miserable.  The child breaking your heart.  Again.  The former friend doing her best to ruin your reputation.  The church member rubbing you the wrong way.  That dishonest business, that's trying to rip you off and winning.  Your political opponents.  Your negligent landlord.  Your obnoxious, scary neighbor.  Your ex.  And his girlfriend.  All of them knit together in his or her mother's womb by the same Artist that spoke the universe and all its varied wonders into being.  All of them created and cherished.

It's a risky proposition.  Our vulnerable hearts are intent on dividing humanity into neat categories with hidden titles - love, like, tolerate, dislike, can't stand.  Protecting ourselves behind a carefully crafted shield of neglect, indifference, and even hate.  Not my religion.  Not my denomination.  Not my political affiliation.  Not my type.  Not my people.

But protection is a deceptive illusion and is ultimately destructive.  When we construct fences and build walls to "protect" our neat categories and hard hearts, it's like stepping on our oxygen line.  Because love is like air.

Inhale.  Exhale.  Both directions.  And it better not stop, or you'll pass out.  We are made for love.  Sure, there is plenty of hard work involved.  But when we choose to set aside our prejudices and silence the anxious judge and jury of our minds, we find that we hold two things fundamentally in common with everyone: 1) the image of God and 2) our need for His grace.  Suddenly, we are the acquitted and the only justice to share the unmerited favor we've received.  And love becomes simple.

"A Moment to Breath"

Imago Dei. All of us. Created in God's image. Ask God to open your eyes to see all people the way He does, to love the way He does.

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Devotional for April 17, 2020
Apr 17, 2020

Corrie Ten Boom asked the question that bids us answer in today's world: Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?

Vice President Pence said in a White House briefing this week that he has seen a posting where healthcare workers were joined together in prayer for those under their care who were affected by COVID 19.  He said he wanted the healthcare workers to know that the people of the United States were also standing in prayer for them!  He further stated that he believed that we would get through this crisis by God's help.

 In Ephesians 6, we read: "Be prepared.  You're up against far more than you can handle on your own.  Take all the help you can get, every weapon God has issued, so that when it's all over but the shouting you'll still be on your feet.  Truth, righteousness, peace, faith, and salvation are more than words.  Learn how to apply them.  You'll need them throughout your life.  God's Word is an indispensable weapon.  in the same way, prayer is essential in this ongoing warfare.  Pray hard and long.  Pray for your brothers and sisters.  Keep your eyes open.  Keep your eyes open.  Keep each others spirits up so that no one falls behind or drops out."  (MSG)

This is definitely a time when we are up against far more than we can handle on our own.  Prayer needs to be our steering wheel!  We need that steering wheel to guide us through each day, as we pray for strength - for ourselves, for our families, our friends, our church, our community, our state, our country, OUR WORLD!

Prayer is not about how many words or how fancy the wording of your prayer is.  Prayer is about a heart that cries out to Almighty God, our Heavenly Father...the One who hears us and longs to have a relationship with His children and to give them good thins.  Your prayer doe not even have to be spoken.  It can simply be a loving, longing heart toward God.  John Bunyan has been quoted as saying, "It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than to have words without a heart.

Let us unite our hearts in prayer to the God who hears and the One who heals!

May our Mighty God continue to watch over you and keep you healthy and continue to bless you.

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Daring Faith/Bold Courage
Apr 08, 2018

I believe we are at a defining moment in our history. In 2007, a small group meeting in a house had no idea that one day we would be a church. We now meet for three services each weekend, employ a church staff, have programs for children and teens, and participate in missions in our community, as well as in North and South America, Europe, and soon, Japan. In the past few years we have sensed the growing need for more space to expand our ministries.

In November of 2015, because of generous gifts, we purchased 10 acres of land in the fast-growing East County at 3475 Thruston-Dermont Road. We have patiently waited for God's timing to establish and expand the church to a second campus. There will be room for the expansion of the children's ministry, youth ministry, and adult programs. This will be an additional campus, not a relocation.

Since our first meeting as a church family in 2008, until present, God has blessed our church family tremendously. We have seen our small group grow and enrich our community by starting a Food Pantry, Prayer Shawl Ministry, Backpack Ministry, Small Group Bible Studies, Children's Programs, Middle and High School Programs, Church Choir, and many other missions and ministries supported with your love and contributions.

We, as a church body, have embraced the trials of beginning a brand-new church. The Lord has blessed us as HIS children. We are a church on a MISSION!!! Christ Community Church has been called to lead all to Christ through worship and community, and to impact the world until our LORD and SAVIOR returns.

It is time for Christ Community church to radically step out in a "Daring Step of Faith with Bold Courage." Solomon writes in Ecclesiastes 3:1-3, "There is a time and a season for every activity under heaven. A time to be born and a time to die. A time to plant and a time to uproot. A time to tear down and a time to build." By God's providence we are debt free. God has impressed that it is time to grow and expand OUR FOOTPRINT IN OUR COMMUNITY.

I ask you to prayerfully consider taking a "Daring Step of Faith with Bold Courage" with me and support this process. Together, through the generosity of God, WE can make the Vision a reality, and REALITY has IMPACT.

Pastor Myke Templeton

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Through the Years: A Brief CCC History
Apr 08, 2018

2008
January: 
Bible Study began in the home of Myke and Kathy Templeton.
May: We moved to the Springs Conference Center to accommodate our growing group.
July: CCC purchased the 1220 and 1304 Center Street properties for $345,000.

2012
May: 
Due to God's providence we could pay in full the $345,000 for the 1220 and 1304 Center Street properties.
November: CCC made the decision to purchase 10 acres and buildings at 3475 Thruston-Dermont Road for $350,000.
December: CCC purchased outright the 1320 Center Street property for $35,000 to utilize as a Food Pantry.

2013
December: 
Again, due to answered prayers, CCC could pay in full the $350,000 for the 3475 Thruston-Dermont property.

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Believe + Confess = Saved
Apr 04, 2018

The message about faith is this: If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is by believing in your heart that you are made right with God, and it is by confessing with your mouth that you are saved. As the Scriptures tell us, Anyone who trusts in him will never be disgraced. For everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved. 
Please do not be disobedient and rebellious toward God. Your eternal life and salvation depend on you trusting in Jesus in your heart and confessing your faith in him.
Contact me if you have any questions or want to talk about this.
Mike Marx 270-993-0041

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