City Church Announcements, 9.29.09

*NEW* Fall Festival at Gilpin Court, 10/31 STEP is in need of volunteers and donations to help out at their annual Fall Festival celebration put on for the kids of Gilpin Court on October 31st. Volunteers are needed for games, but they are also in need of donated candy. If you're interested in helping out, or have ideas for making this a fun evening for the kids, contact Erik (erik [at] The time of the event has yet to be determined, so stay tuned for details.

Welcome to the world, Baby Fife! Kimberly and Brian Fife welcomed their little boy, Connor Daniel, at 12:54am on September 21st. Connor weighed in at 9lbs, 6 oz. and measured 21 1/4 inches long. Jennifer Walker will be coordinating meals to be delivered to the Fifes over the next few weeks. If you are interested in preparing a meal, please contact her at jennifer.p.walker [at]

Don't forget to register to vote! The deadline to register to vote is quickly approaching. Registration forms must be postmarked by October 5th in order for you to be able to vote in November's elections. If you are currently not registered to vote and would like to get signed up, click on the link below to down the PDF version of the registration form:


Advent Hymn Sing led by Alex Mejia, 12/4, 7pm Alex and his band will lead us in singing Advent and Christmas hymns in a service that will also features Scripture lessons. This will take place at 822 W. Franklin Street (the building where we have our regular church service). Prayer Life Conference, 1/23, 9am-4pm Paul Miller will be leading this conference at West End Presbyterian Church in the West End. More details to follow. We are also looking for a few volunteers to work at the conference. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Erik (erik [at]

Have a great week! -- Valerie Catrow Administrator City Church of Richmond