News and Notes from Curwensville Alliance Church
Join us on Sundays at 8:00 am and at 10:45 am as we worship together.
Our 2016 International Festival is October 21-23. Click here for more information.
We Need Apples!
We’re planning on making cider during our IW Festival on October 22. If you have apples, please speak to Ray Green. Thanks!
If you have taken the Membership Class, join us Wednesday (10/5) at 6:00 pm in room 102 as we meet with the Elders.
International Festival! (Missions Festival)
Our IW Festival will be October 21-23. Dave B. will talk to us about survival skills in IW work in the jungles of Africa. We will have outdoor activities and be making cider on that Saturday with Ray Greens’s cider press, so if you have apples, please speak to Ray Green. Check the brochures in the lobby for more information!
Trunk or Treat!
October 29 is the annual Trunk or Treat at Chidboy Funeral Home in town. You can help with this outreach by donating packets of hot chocolate mix and microwave popcorn to give to the kids with a message from our church. You can also volunteer to dress in costume and hand out goodies. Sign up on the bulletin board! Questions? See Laurel Shields.
AppleFest at Mahaffey Camp
Mahaffey Camp invites you to AppleFest on October 7-8. Our own Ray Green will be there making cider with his new press. Click here for more information.
BridgeBuilding: Home for the Holidays
On November 4-5 we will be participating in Curwensville’s annual Home for the Holidays with a model train and miniature village exhibit. If you have either of these and would be willing to bring them for display, please sign up on the bulletin board. Note: Train engineers (or a designated responsible person) should be available to set up their trains in advance, run them from 6-8 pm Friday, and 1-4 pm Saturday, and pack up afterwards. Questions? Ask Tim Smay or Laurel Shields.
Children’s Christmas Program
Anyone interested in being in the Children’s Christmas Program for ages 4-12, please contact Carrie warren at 553-5486. The program will be 12/11 at 6 pm.
If you have an announcement for the church family, please email it to Pastor Steve as soon as possible. The deadline is Friday.
If you can help at Living Bread on the second Saturday of each month from 9-11 am, please see Eric or Kay Rowles.
Curwensville Alliance serves at Living Bread on the second Saturday of each month.
Your time commitment would be from 9:00 to about 11:00 am.
Speak to Eric or Kay Rowles if you have questions.
Small Group Leaders
If you’re starting a small group, or interested in seeing one started, please speak to Sue Spaid, Bethany Livergood, or Pastor Steve. Remember, all Small Groups, Leaders, and Material are to be approved by Disciple-Making Ministries.
Can You Help?
Please consider working as a Leader or Helper in our Children’s Worship program in 2016, helping children ages 4-8 learn more about having a relationship with God. Commitment is for a month of services; workers’ instruction and materials are provided. Sign up now on the Children’s Ministries board for the month that suits your schedule! Questions? Ask Carrie Warren.
The Curwensville Alliance App is now available for Android and the iOS.
Download it at the app store / play store free so that you can access web information, calendar events, Facebook posts and Twitter tweets, podcasts, and prayer requests.
One handy feature on the app is the ability to add an event to your own calendar. Just open the event in the app, click the + sign in the corner and add the event to your personal calendar.
You can download the app at the App Store or Play Store. Once you do, all the online information you need from your church is in one place!
Give it a try and give us a rating! Thank you!