KidFest! will be Saturday, Oct. 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the church parking lot. If you are bringing a car for Trunk or Treat or would like to help with donations for the hotdog meal, check out the needs list in CCB. New for 2022 – an award for best decorated trunk!
BRING A FRIEND DAY – OCT 23
Invite your friends and neighbors to our Sunday morning service on Oct. 23. Plan to take your friend(s) to lunch after service and further the discussion. This is a great opportunity to share what we believe and how God works in our lives. The song “I Will Change Your Name” will be an integral part of our service that day. Listen to the song now so you can join in the singing.
YOU’RE INVITED TO VISIT CANE RIDGE
Everyone is invited to join the Prime Timers on a trip to the Cane Ridge Meeting House in Bourbon County, Kentucky, Oct. 20. The bus will leave the church building at 9 a.m. to visit this historic church. There is a sign-up sheet in the hallway.
FALL SONGFEST AT GARRARD STREET CHURCH
You’re invited to the Fall Songfest at Garrard Street Church of Christ on Sunday, Oct. 16 beginning at 3 p.m. The church is at 218 Garrard Street, Covington, KY 41011. Call (859) 431-1613 for more information.
THE CHRISTMAS PLAY IS COMING!
We will be holding a new play this year for Christmas. ROCKs kids (up to 5th grade) should sign up on the bulletin board and circle whether they would like to be considered for a speaking part. Children must be present for both of the practices – Dec. 18 (after church) and Dec. 21 – to participate. Sign up deadline is Oct. 30. See Shara Aubrey or Sara Faison if you have any questions.
SUNDAY EVENING BIBLE STUDY GROUP
A Bible study group will meet at the church building on Sunday evenings at 6 p.m. in the auditorium. Everyone is welcome to attend.
GOD LOVES A CHEERFUL GIVER
Your financial gifts help the church continue our work here and around the world. You can give by placing cash or check in the contribution box, mailing your check to the church, or giving online through CCB.
CUMO COAT DRIVE BEGINS OCT. 16
We will be collecting new and gently used winter coats for kids of all sizes. Hats, gloves, and scarves are also appreciated. Bring to the church by Oct. 30. There will be a box available for your donation.
If you cannot join us in person this Sunday, please join through our YouTube livestream.
- Bible class starts at 9 a.m. —The Patriarchs
- Worship service starts at 10 a.m. – Healing Hearts, Part 4
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OCTOBER PRAYER FOCUS
Pray that we will find opportunity to do good to all people and especially to one another. Galatians 6:9-10 (NIV): Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.
- Charlotte Kacapyr (Susan’s mother-in-law) passed away yesterday after a battle with cancer. Prayers for her husband, Bill, and sons Ken, Chris and Steve are appreciated.
- Wayne Johnson’s mother fell last week. She broke her ankle and badly injured her knee.
- Brian Summers’s uncle, Norman Hopkins, was recently diagnosed with cancer.
Send prayer requests and newsletter information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Sunday Evening Bible Study Group – Sunday, Oct. 9, 6 p.m., Church Auditorium
- Ladies Book Club – Tuesday, Oct. 11, 6 p.m., Bob Evans Eastgate
- Fall Songfest @ Garrard St. COC – Sunday, Oct. 16, 3 p.m.
- Cane Ridge Trip – Thursday, Oct. 20, 9 a.m.
- Bring a Friend Day – Sunday, Oct. 23, 10 a.m.
ROCKs events are for children ages 1 through grade 5. Children are encouraged to bring friends to all ROCKs fun activities!
- KidFest! – Saturday, Oct. 22, 5-7 p.m.
- Christmas Play sign-up deadline -Sunday, Oct. 30. Sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board.
Youth Group is for young people in grades 6 through 12. Youth are encouraged to invite friends to participate in studies and activities.
- Fall Retreat – Nov. 18-20
Building Stronger Marriages – Fellowship Hall
This class will outline God’s full purpose for your marriage and teach skills to equip you to be a godly spouse.
The Patriarchs – Auditorium
God established the nation of Israel through the patriarchs – Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob – whose stories are found in Genesis 12-50. Come grow in your understanding of this important history.
College and Young Adults Class
For this quarter, the college students and young adults will meet in the Fellowship Hall for the Building Stronger Marriages class.
Jesus Who? Wes Aubrey/Mason – Youth House
For kids in grades 6-8. This class is the first step this year into understanding who Jesus is and why He plays such an important role throughout the Bible and in our lives today.
Wisdom Living James, Christian Thompson/Nathan Daughety – Youth House
For students in grades 9-12. James, the brother of Jesus, writes a letter to the churches throughout the known world. His purpose is to bring out honest, practical, nuggets of wisdom to apply to our everyday lives.
Children’s Classes– Lower-level classrooms, 4-K in the loft
This week’s lesson is Joash Wanted to Obey God, 2 Kings 12 and 2 Chronicles 24
Adults – All To Us, Joe Pauley
During this fall quarter, we’ll be studying Colossians and celebrating the supremacy of Christ throughout this book.
Youth –Sermon on the Mount: Living the High Life
Regular Hangout Time at 6 p.m. with the new class Sermon on the Mount: Living the High Life beginning at 7 p.m.
Children – Kid ages 2-4 are in the loft and kids grades k-5 meet at the pavilion for Running Club classes with Sara Faison and Monica Moore.