March 7, 2017

NEW Spring Classes Begin TOMORROW! 
Classes held 6:15 - 7:15pm on March 8, March 15, March 22, April 19, & April 26 .
No registration required - just join us!

Moving Beyond the Headlines:  Refuge for Refugees
with Dustin Swinehart of Project 658
Room A245

Abandoned Faith
Why Millennials are Walking Away and How You Can Lead Them Home
with Jason Jimenez of Stand Strong Ministries
Room D101

The "I Am" Statements of Christ
with Mark Gott
Room A246 

The Truth Project
with Dale Wood
Room A235

Disciple-Making Relationships 
with Pastor Josh Fairbaugh
Room A243
* recommended for Discipleship Community Leaders

Teaching God's Word 
with Pastor Jeremy Amick
Room A244
* recommended for Discipleship Community Leaders

Nearest - Go Home First

TONIGHT - Women's Gatherings
  • Daughters of the King prayer gathering tonight (as well as Thursday morning).         Details here
  • MOPS (Moms of Preschoolers) will gather for dinner, fellowship and a craft.   Details here
TOMORROW - Wednesday Nights at Carmel
Chef Lance is cooking up BBQ! Bring the family for dinner (4:45 - 6:00pm) followed by a time of equipping for all ages (6:15 - 7:15pm).  Complete details here.  

Life In Christ Conference 2017
The Life in Christ Conference was a fantastic morning of learning. Thank you to all who attended, volunteered, and cared for children. Brad Gray provided a powerful morning of teaching. And the camels were a BIG hit with kids (and adults)! A few pictures from the morning are located here. NOTE: Brad Gray's book is available for check out and purchase ($10) in the Carmel Media Center. 

Summer Camp Registrations OPEN
Parents of CarmeiKidz (Grades 3 - 6) and  Students (Grades 7 - 12) - summer camp registration is now open  here

Elder Nominations Needed
The Elder Leadership Team leads and shepherds the church body in all decision-making matters.  Please submit your nomination of 1-2 men to serve as part of the Elder Leadership Team by March 26. Paper ballots are available at the Welcome Desk or click here . A full description of responsibilities and qualifications can be found in the  in the document titled "The Role and Qualifications of an Elder and Deacon" available on .
Upcoming Events
What's going on at Carmel? Check out the online calendar of events  here .  

Neighbors - Love and Serve

Learn about Refugees Tomorrow Night
Want real information from a trusted source and from a biblical worldview?   Join us TOMORROW at 6:15pm in Room A245 for a NEW ReCharge class  Moving Beyond the Headlines

This week's focus is
Refuge for Refugees presented by
Dustin Swinehart, executive director of local ministry partner Project 658 a Charlotte ministry with a focus on loving and serving our neighbors escaping religious, political and cultural persecution.

SERVE at Joy Prom
Get decked out on April 28 or 29 and help treat our Special Needs nearest and neighbors to a memorable prom!  Complete details here

Nations - Go, Pray, Give

Pop Quiz! 
WHERE do we need to take the Good News? Try  this quiz . Regardless of your score, you'll finish it knowing more about Unreached People Groups and - hopefully - compelled to pray for those who don't have access to the Gospel.