City Church Announcements, 7.8.09

*NEW* RSVP to the Church Cookout, 7/25 In lieu of Vespers in July, City Church will have a picnic at the Rumrill’s property in King and Queen County (about 45 minutes from Richmond) on Saturday, July 25th. We will have a cook-out and hang-out time together from 4-10 PM. Meat, buns, fixings, and water wil be provided. Please bring a dish and/or drink to share. If you're planning on coming, please click the link below and fill in how many people you're bringing and what dish you plan to share. Direction to the Rumrill property are coming soon!

RSVP link: Missionaries in Prague Ted and Carolyn Turnau are missionaries with International Institute for Christian Studies in Prague. Ted teaches at a University there and they use American cultural studies as a way to introduce the gospel to Czech students. On Sunday they will share during our worship service. After the service anyone interested is invited to fajita dinner with the Turnaus at a home in the Northside. For more information, contact Eniko Rumrill (randerumrill [at] Short-term Housing Need A young man from Ethiopia is coming to Richmond and needs a place to stay until he marries his fiance who has lived in Hanover County for the last 3 years. He has all papers from immigration services and will have about $400/month for housing. He would prefer a place close to work or a busline. If you can help, please contact Sharon Dennehy at sharon.dennehy [at]

The Current Economic Crisis: How to Live Well in a Time of Uncertainty The Richmond Christian Study Center is hosting a seminar titled The Current Economic Crisis: How to Live Well in a Time of Uncertainty on Friday, August 28th from 7-9 PM and Saturday, August 29th from 9-12. The seminar will be led by Ken Myers and Amy Sherman and hosted by 3rd Presbyterian Church. The cost is $10 for individuals and $15 for families. For more info or to register online:

Meals for the Liu Family City Church will be providing Albert and Li Liu with meals after their birth of their little girl. If you're interested in serving the Lius in this way, please contact Eniko Rumrill (randerumrill [at]


Cookout at the Fetcheros’, 7/18 Please join the Fetcheros in celebrating their recent wedding/housewarming/Sam’s birthday at a cookout on Saturday, July 18 at 4 pm at 4821 W Grace (corner of Grace and Staples Mill).  BYOB.  No gifts, please. Women’s Beach Weekend in Wilmington, NC, 8/7-8/9 The ladies of City Church are invited to attend our Women’s Beach Weekend in August. Come soak up some sun, relax, and spend time with friends. We have a beach house lined up, so if you’re interested in attending, contact Kelli Ziemer (kelliziemer [at] for details.

Have a wonderful week!

Val --

Valerie Catrow Administrator City Church of Richmond val [at]