On Saturday, October 29, more than 40 volunteers from the Southern CT Church of Christ's Faith in Action team and Trader Joe's joined together to help clean up the Curiale School in Bridgeport. Our church has been at the elementary school several times before to help clean, organize and refurbish the inside and outside of the building and as an official H.O.P.E. chapter we couldn't have been more motivated to get back out there and serve. From painting the walls, organizing books, to weeding [Read more...]
We as a church are at a point where we would like to elect more members to the Board of Directors. We currently have four board members and would like to increase that to seven. The current members are Jeff Schachinger, Vikki Sebourne, Terri Simmons, and Garth Oliver. Below you will find a description of the responsibilities for the board and it's members. Please take the next couple of weeks to consider members of the church you would like to see as nominees for election to the board, to fill [Read more...]
With whoops, cheers and some tears members of the Southern Connecticut Church of Christ celebrated as campus ministers Will and Kristen Lambert were appointed evangelist and women’s ministry leader to the church in Madrid, Spain. Doug and Jennifer Lambert, Will’s parents and leaders of the church in Cincinnati, Ohio, flew in for the occasion. Also, present were Will’s grandparents and sister and brother-in-law, Kristen’s aunt and uncle, and friends who had traveled to witness the [Read more...]
On September 4th, Brice Wilson made Jesus Lord of his life and was baptized into Christ. Brice, still only 15 years old, grew up in the church with his parents Dennis and Marquetta Wilson. His parents shared how he was able to transition from the children's ministry to the preteen ministry and now the teen ministry with the help of spiritual brothers and sisters in the church. Brice's eagerness to study the Bible became evident within the past year as he began to set time aside for God every [Read more...]
Come out and encourage our brother and sister in Christ Jeff Williams and Ngareischa Jackson at their marriage ceremony this Saturday, July 23rd at 11:30 a.m. at the High Plains Community Center, 525 Orange Center Rd., Orange, CT. It's an outdoor ceremony so please remember to bring a lawn chair! Reception is invitation only.
Southern Connecticut welcomed another sister to our ministry! Christy Pope was baptized in Stratford on Sunday, May 29 after church. She is a friend of PJ Mccreanor, who both work with the homeless. Christy has been studying the Bible with the entire Stratford family group since last fall and has come a long way. Aside from being the head of Compassion Ministry for the Bridgeport Rescue Mission, Christy is also a scholar, and teacher for SATs and college courses, a mother and grandmother.
This is a follow up to a recent Men's Midweek class, so it is addressed to the men, but can be applied to any disciples with a few obvious changes. Businesses routinely take inventory of their stock. They essentially take a measure of what they have or do not have. It is a common understanding in business that you must measure something to know how to identify opportunities for improvement. You both identify areas of gain and dig in to understand what caused them in order to build on them, [Read more...]
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