Announcements, 10.19.10

*NEW* Uganda Trip: Prayer Guide & more Pastor Erik, Sean Rhorer, and Nate Mathews leave Richmond tomorrow night for a two-week mission trip to Uganda. Please click here for greater detail on their trip schedule and a daily prayer guide.

Should you have a pastoral emergency over the next two weeks, please contact City Church administrator, Val Catrow (val [at], and she will put you in touch with RUF pastor, Peter Rowan, pastoral intern, John Bourgeois, or another Richmond area pastor.

Richmond Justice Initiative, 10/21 City Church is hosting a Richmond Justice Initiative (RJI) meeting Thursday night from 7:00 to 8:30 at the church office (1520 W. Main Street, Suite 102). RJI works against human trafficking in Virginia. You're invited to learn more about upcoming events, meet other activists, and pray for the work. RJI is connected to International Justice Mission, IJM. Feel free to email Blake with any questions at blakestack [at]

Welcome to the world, Baby Claire! Claire Liu was born very early Thursday, October 14, weighing in at 7 pounds, 1 ounce. She joins mother Li, father Albert, and big sister Charlene. Jennifer Walker (jennifer.p.walker [at] is in the process of coordinating meals for the family over the next couple weeks. If you are interested in caring for them in this way, visit to sign up. The family name is "Liu" and the password is "1014".

*REMINDERS* Vespers, 10/24 (THIS SUNDAY) All are invited to join us for Vespers immediately following this Sunday's service. This is a time for us to share a meal and discussion about various events and opportunities within the church. Please bring a dish to share!