Announcements, 3.23.11

Quite a few announcements this week... *NEW*

Mercy Fund -- THIS SUNDAY As this week's service falls on the last Sunday of the month, we will be taking contributions to our Mercy Fund. The Mercy Fund is kept separate from our regular budget and is used to provide financial support to members of our congregation and community who are in need. Please prayerfully consider what you might be willing to contribute.

Vespers -- THIS SUNDAY All are invited to join us for Vespers immediately following this week's service. This is a time for us to share a meal and talk more about the vision of City Church. Please bring a dish to share! Remember: no pork or shellfish products are allowed in Beth Ahabah. Childcare will be provided!

West End Men's Weekend, 4/1-4/2 The men of City Church are invited to West End Presbyterian's Men's Weekend next weekend (April 1-2). Paul Miller (author of the Praying Life) is the speaker. The event is Friday night and Saturday. Cost is $35. For more information or to register, visit the link below:

Prayer Meeting, 3/31 Please join Erik and others to pray for City Church on Thursday, March 31st from 7-8am at the new church office (1520 W. Main St., Suite 105).

Save the Date! City Church's Men's Weekend is scheduled for Friday, May 13th and Saturday, May 14th. We will be going to Deltaville on the River for a casual time of hanging out. More details to follow.

*REMINDERS* (and some updates)

Christian Formation Class on Missions (begins 4/3) Beginning on Sunday, April 3rd, City Church member Jay McGee will teach a 7-week Christian Formation class on the topic of global missions. The class will meet from 2:45-3:45pm every Sunday in room 205 of the education wing of Beth Ahabah (upstairs). If you have questions or want more information, please contact Jay (

Lent Readings As the season of Lent (a time of repentance and reflection leading up to Easter) continues, please keep referring back to this PDF (from West End Presbyterian Church). In it you'll find devotional resources and readings you can use over the coming weeks.