August 9, 2009

Today’s Scripture Reading: 1 Thessalonians 4:9-18

Today’s Message: Genesis 23  “The Life and Death of a Princess”

Tonight: Bible Study (Psalm 30) & Prayer

Thursday Night:
Jeremiah 10 & 11

Pleasant Meadows Outreach:
Please join us as we minister today at 12:30 p.m. at Pleasant Meadows Assisted Living.

Ladies’ Bible Study:
Tuesday, August 11, at 11:30 a.m., at Morton.  We will be continuing in the Book of James. 

Trained to Serve Discipleship Training:
Continues Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Morton. 

Youth Camping Trip:  August 13-15th.  This year's  trip will include a visit to Fort Knox in Bucksport. The entire cost of the trip will be $20 per child.  There are sign-up sheets on the back table.  Please see Kevin or Lisa if you have any questions.  We are still in need of food donations (please see Nan or Tracy with regard to the food items, who have Youth Retreat cooking duty).

Calvary Chapel Central Maine’s Sr. High Teen Camp:
For Grades 9 - 12 begins on Monday, August 10, at 1 p.m., and runs through Saturday, August 15, at 11 a.m.  The cost is $100, which includes all food and activities.  For more information, contact Eric Meyerson at 356-1106, or go to

LTG (Ret) Jerry Boykin:
   Who was one of the original members of the U.S. Army's Delta Force, will be at Calvary Chapel in Orrington on Saturday, August 15, for a lunch with the men, and will be sharing with the body on Sunday, August 16.  There is an open invitation to anyone who would be blessed by this historic event.

Evangelism Opportunity:
At the Piscataquis County Fair August 27 - 30 by teaming up with the Abbot Church at their booth.  Please see Michelle if you are interested.

Men’s Prayer Breakfast: 7 a.m. on Saturday, August 29, at Morton.  Please invite someone to attend, and bring a breakfast item to share.

Cleaning Ministry:
There is a sign-up sheet in the classroom for cleaning.  Please see David or Michelle with any questions.

Food Cupboard:
If anyone has any extra veggies in their gardens and wants to bless others, the food cupboard for the Dover-Foxcroft area is at the old Town Office building on East Main Street.  The food can be dropped off Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon for distribution on Thursday.  Just leave your donation inside the front entrance of the building if no one is there.  Distribution occurs every Thursday.

Troop Packages:
There is a donation box on the back table with a list of items needed by our troops.  We collect these items and send out packages on a quarterly basis.  If you have any questions, please see Tracy or Nan Redmond.

Ride Ministry:
We are now offering a ride ministry for church services for those with no vehicle, or for those experiencing vehicle troubles.  If you or someone you know would benefit from this, please see Kevin Bowden.


Gift of discernment for our church leaders
That Christ will build His Church (Matthew 16:18)
Our Compassion Children:  Rabidranan; Tabu; & Mario
Youth Ministry / Children’s Ministry / Workers
Guidance and Direction for Outreach to Local Youth
CCMH Radio Ministry
Gospel for Asia Ministries
Donna Woerter Child Evangelism in Alaska
Faith Comes by Hearing Ministry
Urgency in the Body of Christ
Haiti Ministry
American Troops
Tim & Gwen Klassen
Kenyan Ministry (Patrick Potter & Marc Swartz & Families)
Bob Polley (Tom’s Dad)
Ride Ministry (Vehicle)

Prayer Chain:
The Prayer Chain is in place for urgent needs.  If you or someone you know needs prayer, contact David and Michelle Homchuck at 564-9058.