Eric Trelease recently joined the pastoral staff at CFC! He will be serving primarily at CFC Potsdam and with the college students. 

Eric and his wife Jen recently relocated to north country with their family (Eleora, Silas, Abraham "Ibo", Hannah, and baby boy, due soon).

 FAITH IRL (In Real Life) 
Our Faith IRL series started  on Sunday . The series includes:

---7 Sunday sermons
---6 weekly small groups
---40 days of daily devotionals in the book of James

We will continue to have paper copies of the devotional available at each location, as well as a digital version here. 

And if you haven't signed up for a Small Group yet,  you can still join! We would love to have everyone find a a small group that works with their schedule and participate in this aspect of the study.


On Saturday, October 27, we will have our Annual Members Dinner & Business Meeting! The event will start at 6pm and will be at CFC Madrid.

Please let us know if you can come or not by filling out this form. 

Anyone is welcome to attend but members are especially encouraged to attend because we will vote on yearly leadership positions and review some items of church business. In order to vote on church business we need to reach a quorum. 


We are starting work on our yearly directory a little early this year. Please take a minute to update your contact info in the   We want to make sure the directory is as accurate as possible! 

Since we have great pictures of many of you from previous years, we will only be taking new pictures for those who:
--are new
--have family additions/changes
--didn't like their current photo or would just like to update it

Below is the schedule for picture days at each location:
9/16 - CFC Canton
9/23 - CFC Canton
9/30 - CFC Madrid
10/7 - CFC Madrid
10/14 - CFC Potsdam
10/21 - CFC Potsdam


The  Hallelujah  Party is Wednesday, October 31, at CFC Madrid at 5pm!  This is a great event to play traditional fall games, win prizes and spend a fun evening with friends. Kids are welcome to come in costume!

If you are interested in donating candy for the event, there will be collection boxes at each church location the next couple of Sundays.  If you have a teen that is interested in running a game booth or helping set up, have them contact Pastor Ben, 


Here is a snapshot of some upcoming church events.

September 30-November 11:  Faith IRL (In Real Life) 
October 14 and 21: Directory pictures at Potsdam
October 27: Members Dinner
October 31: Hallelujah Party

If you have any questions, just reply to this email and I'll get back to you as soon as possible!


Anastasia Brown,
Christian Fellowship Center
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