Bulletin Highlights: December 8-14
December 7/8 – Saturday 5:25 pm & Sunday 9:25 am & 11:25 am
- Message by Pastor Keith Eberhard
- Kidz Rock Christmas: `Tis the Season! — Please ensure that your children attend all practices as rehearsals have started for their performances.
MONDAY- December 9
- Celebrate Recovery® — 7:00 pm A Christ-centered recovery program for every hurt, hang-up or habit. Everyone welcome. We will meet in room A2. Coffee is ready for 6:30 pm.
TUESDAY – December 10
- Corporate Prayer — 9:30 am December Prayer Focus: Salvations & Preachers. Please join us in the Prayer Room. Everyone welcome!
WEDNESDAY – December 11
- Threshold Jr (Grade 6-8) — 7:00-9:00 pm Christmas Game Show! We enjoy our game shows so much and we are doing a Christmas edition this time! We pick from our favorite and best-played ones! Win prizes with your friends! We finish our series called ‘Unwrapped’.
THURSDAY – December 12
- GriefShare — 7:00-9:00 pm Last class before March. It hurts to lose someone. Find help at GriefShare. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. For more info or to sign up visit churchoftherock.ca/griefshare. Room A5.
- EAL/ESL (English Classes) — 7:00 pm Classes are open to all who are learning English and adjusting to life in Canada. Meet in room A1.
FRIDAY – December 13
- High School Ministry (Grade 9-12) — 7:10-10:00 pm We are celebrating what God has done in the short time we’ve been together by baptizing our students! Bring your family and friends as we enjoy the evening together! If you’d like to be baptized let Mathew know! Or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
SATURDAY – December 14
- FOCAS: (Singles Ages 30+) — 6:00 pm Aalto’s Restaurant & Christmas Gift Exchange. Bring a $9 gender-neutral gift and your appetite for a time of fellowship and food together! Located at Aaltos 1824 Pembina Hwy. Affinity Manitoba South singles will also be joining us for the event! Buffet is $26.99 ($23.99 if you are a 55 plus person) or you can order off the menu. RSVP by Wed, Dec 11th to email@example.com.
Monthly Prayer Focus:
Salvations & Pastors
- Kidz Rock Christmas: `Tis the Season! — Sun, Dec 15, 9:25 am/11:25 am Kids Age 3-Grade 1 will be performing a Christmas song immediately following the worship.
- Note — The Church Office and Building will be closed December 18th (in the afternoon only), 25th, 26th, 27th and January 1st.
- Christmas Eve Services — Tues, Dec 24, 4:25 pm & 6:25 pm Join us for a special Christmas Eve Service. Note: no Kidz Rock available. Both services will be the same. There will be no Saturday Evening Service on Saturday, December 28th.
- Newcomers Lunch — Sun, Jan 5, 1:00 pm Following the second service. If you are new to the church and have never attended a Newcomers Lunch, please join us in the Chapel. No registration required.
- Annual Fasting and Prayer — Mon-Wed, Jan 6-8, 7:00 pm Start the New Year with the right focus! Join the congregation in a corporate time of fasting and prayer. We will gather for a time of worship, teaching and prayer. Pick up a fasting brochure at Guest Services for scripture references and tips.
- Power and Praise — Tues, Jan 7, 7:30 pm Everyone welcome! Draw near to God with your praise and experience His power as the Holy Spirit leads. Unable to attend? Join us online at churchoftherock.live
- Foundations of the Rock — Thurs, Jan 9, 7:30 pm This 6-week course is a great way to connect with a small group of people, as well as an opportunity to learn about the core values of COTR. Sign up online at churchoftherock.ca/foundations or at Guest Services. We will meet in room A5.
- Discovery — Sun, Jan 12, 11:00 am-12:30 pm Explore what it means to be in relationship with Jesus. No cost! FREE Bible. Meet in room A3. Drop by or for more info email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Child Dedication — Class: Mon, Jan 13, 7:00 pm Dedication: Sun, Jan 26, 10:00 am
For more info contact Alfie at 204-261-0070.
- Leaders Meeting — Tues, Jan 14, 7:30 pm All confirmed leaders are required to attend this monthly meeting.
- Women of Worth — Wed, Jan 15, 9:30-11:15 am *** ON BREAK UNTIL JAN 15 *** This is a ladies group that seeks to provide spiritual growth for women of all ages. This group also provides child care for pre-school age children (for a nominal fee). Meet in the Theatre.
- MP3 Program (Young Adults 17-30) — Feb 3-May 3, 2019 Give God 3 months to change your life! Join the MP3 Program and serve God through church ministry and missions. Pick up an application form at Guest Services or visit churchoftherock.ca/mp3 for more info.
- Cuba Mission Team — Join a team that will minister God’s love and power in the impoverished communities of Cuba. To apply to join the team or for more info visit churchoftherock.ca/missions-trips. Open to all. Trip date: May 1-8, 2020. Application deadline is Tuesday, December 31st.
- Church of the Rock Employment Opportunity — Church of the Rock is looking to hire a full time Receptionist. Applicants should have strong written and verbal communication skills. For more information or to submit a resume email email@example.com.
- Volunteer Opportunity — If you have an hour or two on Friday mornings to help prepare the weekend’s bulletins, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Missions Christmas Gifts — until Dec. 31 Give to specific needs of our five Bible translation projects, reaching over two million people. Your gift will help provide resources to new churches and equip translators. Choose any of the following:
* $20 – Publish ten hymn books
* $60/mo (or $720 for a year) – Equip a literacy teacher
* $100 ($500 for the team) – Translator’s five day workshop ($500 for the team)
* Audio recording of a Bible book ($150 or $750 for each book recorded)
* Projector kit for “JESUS” film ($500 or $2,000 for complete kit)
Using a donation envelope, mark your gift on the “Missions” line, or donate online at churchoftherock.ca/missions-christmas. Partial donations will also be accepted towards any of the above gifts.
- Ministry Contacts — More information available online at churchoftherock.ca/ministries.