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March Update from Rachel Weller

by Katie Foster

Dear Friends, What does it mean to be a missionary? Traditionally, missionaries were people with a goal – to tell those people the Good News. In my understanding, the Good News is still the focus – freedom from captivity, hope in desperation, the victory over death that is ours because of the generous love of […]

March Session Summary

by Katie Foster

The session met for its regular monthly meeting on Monday, March 20th.  The evening began with a joint gathering of the elders and deacons for a brief bible study focused on Luke 4: 1-13 (the Temptation of Jesus).  After the bible study the two boards began their separate meetings. The session welcomed members of the […]

Spend Awhile on the Nile

by Katie Foster

Our sanctuary was filled with friends and family yesterday as the LOGOS children presented the musical Spend Awhile on the Nile. Wonderful music, outstanding acting, and lots of laughs left the congregation in great spirits! Many thanks to our adult volunteers who made this production a success. Photos courtesy of Hyiwot Teshome.    

A February Recap from CMPC Preschool

by Katie Foster

February was filled with love at Christ Memorial Christian Preschool.  We emphasized how important love is in our world.  Our bible verse for the month of February was For God so loved the world He gave His only begotten Son so that whoever believes in Him shall have everlasting life John 3:16. We discovered how […]

A January Recap from CMPC Preschool

by Katie Foster

January was a busy month at Christ Memorial Christian Preschool.  We began the month by learning about the wonders of winter.  We discovered the animals that love winter and made bird feeders to care for our neighborhood birds during the cold months.  Our preschool children have also enjoyed learning about God and Their Neighborhood this […]

CMPC’s 2nd Annual Birthday Bash

by Katie Foster

Our 2nd annual Birthday Bash was held on Sunday, January 29th following the worship service. It was a standing room only crowd in Fellowship Hall for this fun event. Hosted by the Fellowship Committee, we recognized and celebrated the birthdays of everyone in our church family with a pizza and cake party. Pastor Scott was […]

January 2017 Women for Women

by Katie Foster

We had an energizing gathering, after taking a month off, at Glenda Baca’s home earlier this month. We had a quorum of fun, food, and fellowship before knuckling down and talking about New Year’s resolutions and ways to increase their success rate. With that in mind we self-directed ourselves to one of three groups. Heath […]

2017 Officer’s Retreat: A Personal Reflection

by Katie Foster

This past weekend I had the privilege to spend Friday and Saturday with a great group of people – Pastor Scott and the other members of Session and Deacons of our church. The fact that we were away from our homes and normal routines, at the Bon Secours Retreat Center, allowed us to focus on […]

A December Recap from CMPC Preschool

by Katie Foster

CMPC Friends and Members, It is my hope as the new director at Christ Memorial Christian Preschool to help the church family and preschool family become better connected. One way I plan to do that is by sharing monthly with all of you the exciting and fun happenings at the Preschool. I pray that you […]

PILP Presentation

by Katie Foster

The Finance Committee has been hard at work for months researching numerous borrowing options for our Ministry Expansion Plan. At the session meeting on Monday, November 21st the Finance Committee presented a final proposal that we finance the funds we need through the Presbyterian Church Investment & Loan Program (PILP). The session agreed unanimously and […]