Straining Forward : A Presentation and Dinner
Oct
17
5:30 PM17:30

Straining Forward : A Presentation and Dinner

Mark your calendars to come be inspired by a refugee’s journey from unspeakable suffering to joy in Christ as told in the book Straining Forward by Michelle Layer Rahal, daughter-in-law of Christ Church members Betty and Kamal Rahal). Michelle will share the captivating, heartrending, and triumphant real-life story of Minh Phuong Towner, who traveled from her home in Vietnam to Paris, Australia, and finally to the United States. Cost is $10 and includes a meal. Books will be available for sale that evening. Tickets are required for entry and can be purchased beginning September 15 in the Concourse (Holden Road) on Sunday mornings or through the Church Office during the week. Questions? Contact cumc19umw@gmail.com. Sponsored by United Methodist Women.

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Trunk-or-Treat Halloween Carnival at Holden Road
Oct
27
3:00 PM15:00

Trunk-or-Treat Halloween Carnival at Holden Road

Wear your costumes and join us for an afternoon of family-friendly fun. Host a Trunk. Prizes awarded for the best, weirdest, scariest, spontaneous trunks and more! You may decorate your trunk at home with pre-planning and your own items or you may simply decorate your trunk when you arrive with some available supplies. We need many trunks to make this event a success for the neighborhood! Bring the kids to race from car to car, or stop by the Halloween Carnival sponsored by our youth to play games and to support UNICEF.

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Advent Workshop
Nov
24
2:00 PM14:00

Advent Workshop

Celebrate the season at our annual, intergenerational Advent Workshop! All attendees are invited to bring a plate of cookies to enter our cookie-baking contest. Price is $5 per person with $15 family maximum plus an additional $10 per Advent wreath. Families, friends, and all ages will enjoy this Christ Church tradition. Childcare is available for infants and toddlers.

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Confirmation Retreat
Jan
10
to Jan 12

Confirmation Retreat

The Confirmation class is going to the Summit for a weekend of fun, sharing, learning, and recreation. Register by turning in your money, permission slip, emergency medical form and covenant to the church office by Sunday, December 8th.

Cost is $90 which covers lodging, food, and transportation. Make the check payable to CUMC with Confirmation in the memo line.

Note: If you have already filled out a medical form and covenant this school year you do not need to fill out another copy.

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Welcome Wednesday Kick Off
Sep
11
5:30 PM17:30

Welcome Wednesday Kick Off

Our weekly Welcome Wednesdays Meals begin with our Kick-off on September 11 at 5:30pm. Come share a meal with local heroes as we express gratitude to first responders and remember the tragic events that occurred on this day in history and the acts of heroism that followed. There will be Touch-a-Truck activities with fire and police department for children, and all first responders will receive a free meal with a reservation. Reservations for Welcome Wednesday must now be made by noon on Mondays. Reservations may be made online or through the Church Office (336-299-1571, x333). Pricing is as follows: Age 16+: $6; ages 10-16: $4; ages 4-9: $3.

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Day of Prayer for a New School Year
Aug
26
7:00 PM19:00

Day of Prayer for a New School Year

The Chapel will be open for prayer on the first day of public school. Please come and pray for all educators, students, support staff, bus drivers, custodians, and all helping with education. There will be candles you can light or cards to write names or a prayer on. There will also be a basket for school supplies for Peck Elementary.

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Youth Family Dinner
Aug
25
5:00 PM17:00

Youth Family Dinner

We’ve been hard at work this summer planning exciting new things for youth ministries at Christ Church! Want to know more about what's in store? Bring your parents and join us for a pasta bar, time to catch up with friends, and a preview of exciting new events and opportunities for the year to come. We can’t wait to see you!

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Boundless Thanks
Aug
21
6:00 PM18:00

Boundless Thanks

Join us for a church wide dinner as we celebrate all that we have accomplished together through the Boundless Initiative! We'll recap our accomplishments, hear stories of impact, and talk about what's on the horizon. Above all, we want to thank you for making all of it possible through your generosity and service to the mission of the church! Dinner is provided and there will be separate activities for kids.

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Summer Meet Up: The Prophets of Justice (Isaiah)
Aug
20
5:45 PM17:45

Summer Meet Up: The Prophets of Justice (Isaiah)

Join us for dinner at Nazareth Bread (4507 W. Market St.) before returning to the church at 7pm for a study on “The Prophets of Justice” led by Duane Morford in our Holden Road Parlor. Bring your favorite Bible or use one of ours. We’ll end by 8pm, with coffee and dessert following. Reservations are not required but are appreciated so we know how many to expect for dinner. Childcare will be available beginning at 5:15pm (reservation required for childcare).

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Lunch Bunch: Seniors Beware: Steps to Recognizing and Avoiding Scams
Aug
20
11:45 AM11:45

Lunch Bunch: Seniors Beware: Steps to Recognizing and Avoiding Scams

The August 20th Lunch Bunch will feature an informative program on "Seniors Beware: Steps to Recognizing and Avoiding Scams" shared by Bill Warmath.

Lunch is $6. The bus will pick up at WhiteStone at 11:10am, Friends Home West at 11:20am, and Friends Home Guilford at 11:25am with a Bus Reservation.

Contact Church Office to make a Reservation by noon on August 18th.

Don't miss this enjoyable gathering with our church community!

Friends are always welcome!

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Summer Meet Up: The Prophets of Justice (Micah)
Aug
13
5:45 PM17:45

Summer Meet Up: The Prophets of Justice (Micah)

Join us for dinner at Zoe’s Kitchen (The Shops at Friendly) ore returning to the church at 7pm for a study on “The Prophets of Justice” led by Duane Morford in our Holden Road Parlor. Bring your favorite Bible or use one of ours. We’ll end by 8pm, with coffee and dessert following. Reservations are not required but are appreciated so we know how many to expect for dinner. Childcare will be available beginning at 5:15pm (reservation required for childcare).

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