Announcements, 6.29.11

*NEW* Faith and Arts Let's do First Fridays together! Meet in the lobby at The Jefferson at 6:30 (they have free parking with one purchase from Lemaire) and we will stroll through First Fridays Art Walk then go back to The Jefferson to discuss Art and Faith and hang out if you have time. For more information or questions email kimnixart [at] RSVP is not necessary but would be appreciated so we know who to wait for before we head out!

New Richmonder looking for a roommate A young lady named Ashley Wood will be coming to Richmond next month to begin her Masters in Social Work at VCU and she is looking for one or more female roommates. If you're interested in getting more info, email Val Catrow at val [at] and she'll get you in touch with Ashely.

Summer Supper Series All are invited to take part in City Church’s Summer Supper Series! Throughout the summer we will be meeting up to share meals and spend time in fellowship together. See below for dates and locations. All dinners are potluck, so please plan on bringing a dish to share.

Monday, July 4th 6pm The Eldridges’ house (2412 Maplewood Avenue)

Sunday, July 24th After church The Blanchards’ house (1703 Hanover Avenue)

Wednesday, August 17th 6pm The Shays’ house (701 N. 27th Street)

Saturday, August 27th Time TBD Fox Elementary Playground (2300 Hanover Avenue)


CCDA Cafe -- TONIGHT (updated location) The Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) will be hosting a “cafe” on Wednesday June 29th from 6:30pm to 9pm at Northminster Church (3121 Moss Side Avenue). A CCDA cafe gives people a chance to meet other Christians working to live out the gospel in the urban environment, learn about the philosophy of Christian Community Development, and learn about opportunities to be involved in your community. For more info, click here (but please note that the location has changed, as mentioned above).

Capernaum Young Life -- Thursday You are invited to attend a vision/prayer  meeting about Young Life Capernaum (a ministry to young people with mental and physical disabilities) on Thursday, June 30th, at 8pm, at the Bonkovsky home (21 N. Granby Street). A group of people is exploring the possibility of starting Capernaum in the city of Richmond. For more information, contact David Perks (dperks12345 [at]

Grace Community Outreach Celebration -- 7/3 On Sunday, July 3rd at 11am, Grace Community Outreach Ministry (our church partner in Highland Park) will have its first worship service in their new location: the Parks and Rec building in Ann Hardy Park. They have invited people from City Church to join them in celebrating God’s blessing on their church. We’re invited for the service and for a meal following. Please consider attending. They also could use some musicians to help with worship on the 3rd and on a more regular basis. Contact Blake Stack (blakestack [at] for more info.

Click the link below for a map to Ann Hardy Park:,-77.416363&spn=0.003996,0.008765&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&fb=1&gl=us&cid=0,0,17455038332545348796&t=h&z=17&iwloc=A