Announcements, 5.30.12

This week’s sermon text: Erik will preach on Acts 11:18-30 on Sunday. We invite you to read ahead to help prepare yourself for this week’s sermon. *NEW*

Bob Lupton--Insights into Serving the City: Join members of City Church on Friday, June 8th from 7 to 9pm at Northminster Church (3121 Moss Side Avenue) for an evening with Bob Lupton, author of several books on serving the poor; speaker; strategist; and inspirer with those who seek to establish God’s Shalom in the city. Bob will discuss how to develop healthy, community-driven ministries that produce deep, measurable, and lasting change. For more information, contact Blake Stack at (Several men will be carpooling to go to the Men's weekend afterwards).


Register for the Men’s Weekend: All men of City Church are invited to getaway for about 24 hours of fun on Friday, June 8, to Saturday, June 9 (until 4 PM). You don’t want to miss it! We will be heading up to a farm property near Gordonsville, VA (about an hour from Richmond). There will be lots of food (read: grilled goodness), competition (read: cornhole), and recreation (read: fishing, swimming, motor-biking, shooting, etc). The cost is $20 and can be paid online, in cash, or via check (made payable to ‘City Church’ with ‘Men’s Weekend’ in the memo line).Contact Erik ( with any questions. Please register by Sunday, June 3rd.

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Hosts Needed for Friday Night Supper: Our next Friday Night Supper will be on Friday, June 22nd. As a reminder, these are a chance for us to gather outside of Sundays and enjoy a smaller, casual meal in people's homes across the city. We're looking for hosts which only requires opening your home to 10 - 12 people and providing the main dish. If you are interested in helping out, please contact Rebecca Hendrix at

Welcome to the world, Ethan David Lee! Alice and Huey Lee welcomed Ethan David Lee on May 23rd at 1:29am, weighing 8 lbs, 12 oz. We are coordinating meals for Alice, Huey, and Ethan's big brother Matthew over the next few weeks as they adjust to life with two children. If you are interested in serving in this way, please go to to sign up; you can search by their last name "Lee" and the password is "Lee". We'll be providing meals Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and so simply choose the date that works for you and include what you plan to bring. If you have any questions, please contact Rebecca Hendrix at

Women's Bible Study: This summer City Church will be offering a women’s Bible study on the book of Colossians using a study called, "The Complete Christian." The study will be a small group format and will give the opportunity to study the Bible and build deeper relationships with other women at City Church. The study will begin on Monday, June 11th, and will meet for approximately 8 weeks. Please contact Meg Haden,, if you are interested in participating or if you have any questions.

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