Character Development Class • Two Mondays/month;
Sept. 11, 2017-May 2018 • 6-9 pm
Application deadline: Aug. 15
This class/small group experience is a catalyst for spiritual growth. Examine life events, relationships, and past wounds through a biblical lens, with the goal of transforming sinful patterns and becoming more mature in Christ. Character Development is a pre-requisite for ministry leadership and for the Lay Counseling Program. To apply, email Lynne or online:
To Be Told Conference • Oct. 13-14
Everyone has a story that deserves to be heard. Discover where God has been present in your story – in moments of joy, sorrow, pain and beauty that affect your faith, your relationships, and your engagement with everyday life. Dr. Dan Allender, renowned author, Christian psychologist and friend of CTR, leads the To Be Told conference. Explore the complexity of your story and discover the true goodness of relationships, delight and love that God desires for you. Register now for early bird rate of $65 ($55 for students):
The Journey Begins • Application deadline: Sept. 1
The Journey Begins is a safe place where your story of pain and abuse can be spoken, heard and redeemed. This 10-week teaching and group experience begins in September. Contact Jerilyn: firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 368. To apply or find more information, visit christtherock.org/get-help/growth-groups-support-counseling.
Mug & Muffin • Sat., July 22 • 9-10:30 am
This month’s speaker, Katy Pullen, will share her journey through familiar territory for many women: struggling with body image, comparison, and self-acceptance. She is passionate about helping women see themselves as God sees them, and finding balance with food and fitness. Join us for her talk, and discussion time. We provide muffins, coffee and tea -- bring your own mug!
Men of the Rock • Sat., 7 am • Lopas Pavilion @ Heckrodt
Bible study, prayer and community with other men who are pursuing growth in Christian character and leadership.
Sunday Mornings: Serve Children in the
‘Mission Field in Our Own Backyard’
Serve in Children’s Ministry during Sunday services – we have volunteer positions in classes for toddlers through 5th graders. Let’s show our kids how much they matter to God and to us! To volunteer, email Jenn.
Our heartfelt condolences to...
Shawn and Regina Labby on the loss of Regina’s father, Paul Knickelbein.
James and Hali Van Thiel on the birth of their daughter, Peyton Lyn. Grandparents: Brett and Carmen Davis; great grandparents: Larry and JoAnn Davis.
Pete and Kali Vande Hey on the birth of their son, Jack Peter. Grandparents: Dave and Mary Vande Hey.