Announcements, 12.21.11

*CHRISTMAS SERVICES* Christmas Eve & Christmas Day Services: We will host two services on Christmas Eve: a family-friendly service at 4pm and an 11pm service featuring lessons, carols, and communion. We will also hold a joint service with Northside Church of Richmond on Christmas Day at our regular worship time. More information on these services (including details about childcare and parking) can be found by following the link below:


Jan-April 2012 Volunteer Schedule: The volunteer schedules from January through April are posted on the City Church website. Please take a moment to review the schedule and notify your team leader of any conflicts. Should any major changes occur in the schedule, we will keep you updated. You can find the schedules by follow the link below:

Parking this weekend: We will not have access to the parking deck across the street from Beth Ahabah this weekend due to programs being held at St. James's Church. However, there should be ample street parking available, but please remember to allow yourself a little extra time when heading over to church.

End-of-year giving: As you are making plans for any end-of-year tithes and offerings, please note that in order for contributions to count towards 2011 giving, we must have those contributions in our possession no later than Friday, December 30th to allow time for processing, regardless of the postmark date. Contributions can be sent to:

City Church of RIchmond PO Box 5583 Richmond, VA 23220:

If you have any questions, please contact Valerie Catrow at val [at] Thank you!


Meals for the Abrams Family: Tracie, Jeff, Farrah, and Chloe welcomed June Jeffers Abrams on December 6th at 7:12am — 7 pounds and 20.5 inches long. We will be providing meals for the Abrams family as they adjust to life at home with their new baby girl. If you’re interested in serving them in this way, visit The family name is ‘Abrams’ and the password is ‘June’. Contact Sarah Bonkovsky (sarahbonkovsky [at] with questions.

Meals for the Crawford Family: Andrew and Caley Crawford welcomed Andrew Harrison Crawford yesterday, December 13th — 8 pounds, 13 ounces and 20 inches long. If you’re interested in serving them in this way, visit The family name is ‘Crawford’ and the password is ‘Crawford’. Contact Rebecca Hendrix (rebeccabhendrix [at] with questions.

Merry Christmas!

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