Announcements, 6.8.10

*NEW* Who is Jesus Discussion Group This summer Erik will be hosting a group that will look at who Jesus was--his claims and his character. The group will have a discussion-oriented format and might be particularly helpful for people with questions about Christianity and its claims. The group will meet for 6 sessions every other Tuesday evening, beginning June 22nd. If you are interested in attending or learning more, please contact Erik (erik [at] Loaves & Fishes, 6/20 Our monthly opportunity to provide a meal for the hungry will take place on Sunday, June 20. We will meet at the Conrad Center (1400 Oliver Hill Way) from 11am to 2pm to prepare and serve the meal. Please RSVP to Kira Disse (kmdisse [at] if you plan on attending.


Women's retreat, 6/12-6/13 If you haven't RSVP'd to this weekend's women's retreat but would like to go, please RSVP to Lindsey Stack (lindseystack [at] as soon as possible. It will be held at Ann Douglas Enghauser's parents' cabin in Cumberland County (about 50 minutes from Richmond). The cost will be $15 per person.

For those of you already scheduled to attend, we will be meeting at the Bonkovskys' at 1pm on Saturday, June 12 to arrange carpooling. Cars will leave at 1:30pm. If you plan on driving up on your own, make sure to contact Lindsey for directions. We expect to get back to Richmond at around noon on Sunday. City Church Basics, 6/18-19 The next session of City Church Basics is scheduled for June 18 and 19. It will take place from 7pm to 9:30pm that Friday and 9am to noon that Saturday in the church office (1520 W. Main Street, Suite 102). Church Basics explains who we are as a church and what it means to be a member. It is a necessary step towards formally joining the church, although membership is not required. Please confirm with Erik (erik [at] if you plan on attending.

Meals for the McGees If you're still interested in providing a meal for the McGee family now that they are home with their new baby, Ailey Anne (who joined big brother Sam on May 23), there is still time to sign up. Stop by to sign up. They are listed under the name "McGee" and the password is "CCR."

Have a wonderful week!