CCL Weekly Newsletter | Issue 67 | July 22, 2021
Worship with Us
Saturdays in the Chapel
  • 5:00pm
Sundays in the Sanctuary
  • 8:00am
  • 9:30am (blended-style)
  • 10:45am
Sundays in the Gym
  • 8:30am
  • 10:30am
Sundays in Spanish (in the chapel)
  • 12:30pm
Communion is served the first Sunday of the month at all services and on Thursdays at 9:30am and 6:30pm
Summer Youth Ministry
Weekly Youth Group is off for July and will kick-off the new year in August

Dates to Know
7/23 "Drive-In" Movie
7/24 Third Saturday: Christmas in July
7/26-29 Teen Bible Institute

Teen Bible Institute
Monday-Thursday, July 26-29
7th-12th grade
Teens are invited to participate in Summer Bible Institute: Teen Edition. Using the text Life's Big Questions, God's Big Answers, Maddie will be leading young people through some basics of defending the faith. You won't want to miss this opportunity to be in the Word together!

Visit our website or talk to Ms. Maddie for more things Summer Youth Ministry.

Fall Youth Ministry returns in August!
Save the Date
Students heading in to 9th-12th grade this year, should save the date for next summer's LCMS Youth Gathering in Houston, TX. Our first info meeting will be in August. Talk to Ms. Maddie for more information.

Young Adults (those who will be 19-26 y/o at the time of the event) should talk to Wes Gong about volunteering.
Children's Ministry Returns!
Children's Church starts on Sunday, August 1. Children's Church is designed for students Age 4-2nd Grade and happens in the Canyon Room during the sermon time of 8:30am and 10:30am services. Children will be led in a brief devotion, songs, and activity, then brought back to their parents at the end of the sermon.

Second Sunday starts Sunday, August 15 and meets the Second Sunday of each month (unless otherwise noted), 12:00pm-1:30pm outside on the CLS Field. Second Sunday is made special for 3rd & 4th grade students. This year we will spend each month learning about The Armor of God. Snack is provided, please bring a water bottle.
The Fundamentals
With Jeff & Jack

Pastor Jeff Tucker's podcast, The Fundamentals, is back! This week they continue the journey through Paul's first letter to the Church in Corinth. In chapter 6 they will discuss how Paul exhorts believers to live & interact with the world around them.

You can find The Fundamentals on YouTube and Apple Podcasts
4018 N. 40th St
(on the NW corner of 40th St & Piccadilly, just south of Indian School)
Contact: Trish Karpurk

Christ Cares for Kids (CC4K) is open Mondays & Wednesdays. Consider donating to Christ Cares 4 Kids.
We especially need size 4 & 5 diapers, Pull-ups, and wipes.
Costco gift cards or monetary donations earmarked for cc4k are also helpful.

Christ Cares Ministries Prayer & Healing Room is open for anyone desiring prayer. Contact Trish Karpurk for days and times. Begins Tuesday, August 10

Discipleship Class will begin a 6-week series on Forgiveness, beginning Thursday, August 5, 6:00pm-7:30pm
New: Bridge to Home Ministry
A new ministry is launching in August: The Bridge to Home Ministry! CCL is partnering with the Chaplaincy for the Homeless to help raise up people living on the fringes.  
Items the Chaplaincy is requesting for Fall Festive Kits include the following: Hand warmers, back packs, parkas, jackets, blankets, gloves, sleeping bags, bed rolls, socks, sweatshirts and underwear, face rags and or wet wipes. 
We are also asking for Large print Bibles and inspirational Christian books.

Please bring your donations to church by Sunday, August 5th. or to the office anytime during the week. 

Contact Trish with questions or to learn more!
New: MorningStar Ministry
MorningStar Ministry will be a new opportunity to connect weekly with our neighbors at MorningStar Assisted Living. Starting Tuesday, August 3, folks from CCL are invited to join our friends at MorningStar for songs, devotion, and fellowship each Tuesday at 10:30am. To learn more, talk to Pastor Jeff or Pastor Dave!
To stay up to date with current prayer needs of the congregation, or to submit a prayer request, email the church office.

Mondays @ 6:00pm, 6/28-8/16
Topic: Parables of Jesus
Contact: Gloria Stahmer (480) 221-8818
Zoom: Meeting ID: 203 700 1274
Passcode: 921332

Tuesdays @ 6:30am, 6/15-8/17
Topic: Parables of Jesus
Contact: Joanne Gustafson (480) 262-7452
Zoom: Meeting ID: 203 700 1274
Passcode: 921332

Tuesdays @ 10:00am, 6/29-8/17
Topic: Psalms, led by Pastor Jeff Tucker
Contact: Gloria Stahmer (480) 220-8818
Zoom meeting ID: 941 4919 4524
Passcode: Psalms

Tuesdays, 6:30am in the Chapel
Contact: Pastor Arnie

Thursdays, 6:30am on campus
Contact: Pastor Dave

A.A.M. Bible Study

Wednesdays, 10:00am on campus
Contact: Pastor Dave
Did you know, we distribute over 10,000 pounds of food a week with food provided by St. Mary's Food Bank, WasteNot, and your generous donations. You can get involved by donating food & gleanings or by volunteering your time!
Volunteers needed Wednesdays 7:00am-10:00am
Pastor Dave is in need of folks to help serve at Valley Lutheran High School on Thursdays (including today!) Contact Pastor Dave for more info
Valley Work Day is also scheduled for Saturday, August 7.