Announcements, 4.10.13

This week’s sermon text: This Sunday Erik will preach on 1 Samuel 21-22:5. We invite you to read ahead to help prepare yourself for this week’s sermon. **SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT**

Summer Mission Trips: At the end of July, City Church will be sending two teams on short-term mission trips; one to Gambia and one to Chattanooga. To request an application please email John Bourgeois at Applications for Gambia are due by April 15th (next Monday). Applications for Chattanooga are due by May 1st.


Prayer Tomorrow: Please join members of City Church’s leadership and staff to pray for City Church tomorrow, April 11th, from 7am-8am at the church office (1520 W. Main Street, Suite 105).


City Church Prayer Ministry: All those interested in taking part in City Church's Prayer Ministry are invited to contact Erik ( for more details.

Moving to Grace Covenant: Erik announced during last Sunday's worship service that City Church will begin meeting at Grace Covenant (1627 Monument Avenue) beginning June 2nd (our services will still take place at 4pm). A letter explaining the reasons behind this move was sent out to the distribution list earlier this week. We will also hold a short meeting this Sunday at 3:30 at Beth Ahabah for those interested in learning more about the move or have questions and/or concernts. Please feel free to contact Erik ( if you have additional questions.

Money and the Heart Seminar: Whether you have more than enough or not enough money, handling it can feel like an extreme sport. In order to examine both the dangers of wealth and what your heart's attitude as a believer could be towards wealth, please join Paul Miller, author of A Praying Life and Executive Director of, who will be leading this seminar the evening of Friday, May 10th and the morning of Saturday, May 11th at Stony Point Church (2330 Buford Road). Registration is available on line at Contact Steve Byrd ( with questions.


Nursery and Children’s Worship Volunteers Needed: As City Church continues to grow, so does our need for volunteers to serve in the nursery and in Children’s Worship as we help care for the youngest members of our church family. If you’re interested in serving City Church in this way, or have questions about what working in the nursery involves, please contact Jennifer Murphy at

City Church Basics: Our next session of City Church Basics will take place the evening of Friday, April 26th (7-9:30), and the morning of April 27th (9:30-noon). Church Basics explains who we are as a church and what it means to be a member. It is a necessary step towards formally joining the church, although membership is not required. If you’re interested in taking part in this session, get in touch with Val at If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Erik at

Online Giving Conversion: On Monday, April 8th we converted over to a new online payment system This should not affect anything on your end, but if you have issues giving through the website, please email Val Catrow at


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