Angel Tree Kickoff: Angel Tree is CLC's Christmas gift-giving initiative to CLC members and attendees whose families are facing challenging financial times. If you know a child up to 16 years old that otherwise might not get a gift this Christmas, be sure to submit their name by picking up an Angel Tree application in the CLC lobby starting Sunday, October 7. Your last day to submit an Angel Tree application is Sunday, November 4. All applications can be submitted to the Angel Tree envelope located on the side of the mailboxes next to the CLC kitchen entrance. For more information contact Deb White at Deb.White@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.205.
Thanksgiving Baskets: Is your family or a family you know in need of receiving a Thanksgiving food Basket? We are partnering with Seeds of Faith to provide them this year. If you would like to receive a Thanksgiving Basket, pick up an application in the lobby beginning September 30. Please submit your application to Seeds of Faith Food Pantry at 1 Front St. Upper Mill Room 160, Rollinsford, NH. Or place it in the envelope taped to the white Seeds of Faith box in the lobby. Applications are due by Monday, October 29. Contact Pastor Denise at Denise.Satrape@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.201 for more information.
Couples' Fall Bonfire (Oct 19): Calling all couples, dating, engaged, or married! You're invited to our Couples' Fall Bonfire on Friday, October 19 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. here at CLC! The cost is $10 per couple. Come snuggle up to the warmth of the fire and have a blast with other couples on this crisp Fall evening. Purchase your ticket for this event in the CLC lobby starting on Sunday, September 23. Childcare is not available. Please RSVP to Steve & Christine Wengert at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207.451.8021.
Prime Time (October 20): Autumn is in the air, and if you are over 40, single or married, you're invited to come enjoy great Fall Prime Time fellowship! Bring a friend to our upcoming Pumpkin Smack Down on Saturday, October 20, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Scott and Judy Ferreira's home in Berwick, ME. Please sign up in the lobby where you will find more information and directions, or contact Claudia and Steve Hill at email@example.com or 603.770.4131.
Family Fun @ the Ferreira's home (Oct 20): Whether you're single or married, young or old, don't miss our upcoming Family Fun Time Pumpkin Smackdown on Saturday, October 20th from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Scott and Jody Ferreira's home in S. Berwick, ME. Please bring your favorite pumpkin inspired dish to share for the food contest! For more information see the flyer in the lobby or contact Jamie Sasien at JamieSasien@gmail.com or 603.205.3966.
EDGE Youth Pie Sales Begin (Oct 21): One of the most important fundraisers for the Youth is back and just in time for the holidays! The Youth Pie Sale begins on Sunday, October 21! Order your homemade pies until Sunday, November 11 and pick them up by November 21, just before Thanksgiving. Each pie costs $14 and all proceeds go toward the EDGE Youth Group’s trip to Camp Berea in March. Order slips will be made available by the youth. For more information contact Chris Tower at Youth.Director@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.208.
October Blast (Oct 27): It's time once again to get dressed up in your favorite costume, collect candy, and play games! October Blast is back and we're gearing up an incredible fun & impacting day on Saturday, October 27 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. here at CLC. There’s something fun for everyone! Sign up in the lobby to decorate your trunk or volunteer in other ways to help make this a great event for our kids, their friends, and our neighbors! Please avoid wearing scary costumes. And don't forget to feed the yellow barrel in the lobby with plenty of Candy starting September 23! Contact Deb White or Ted Burt at Deb.White@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.205 for more information.
Bring your Groceries to Church (Oct 14 thru Nov 18): Our Community Outreach for October & November this month is Bring Your Groceries to Church in partnership with Seeds of Faith. Pick up items found on the flyer in the lobby and bring them to church on Sunday every week from October 14 through November 18. Simply place your donated items into the white Seeds of Faith bin in the lobby. Let's help stock Seeds of Faith Food Pantry to help families in need this Holiday Season! For more information contact Pastor Denise at Denise.Satrape@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.201.
Football Fun (Oct 21): Are you ready for some football!!?? You are invited to join Christina Bruns for the Patriots game on October 21 at 1:00 p.m. at her home in South Berwick! There’s plenty of room for kids and always tons of laughter, cheering, and food. Whether you are a die-hard fan or someone who just wants to come for fellowship, there is a place for you! Sign up sheets will be available in the lobby. Please sign up 2 weeks prior to the event. Bring a dish to share! For more information, contact Christina Bruns at Christina.Bruns@gmail.com or 603.988.6763.
Young Adults Fall Bonfire (Nov 2): If you're college age to thirties, don't miss our Young Adults Fall Bonfire! We'll be carving pumpkins, playing games, and enjoying Fall treats! Come hang out on Friday, November 2 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Markwell's home in Somersworth, NH! Be sure to bring a pumpkin to carve and a fall snack to share! Grab a handout in the lobby for directions! Contact Chris Tower at Youth.Director@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.208 for more details.
Turn Your Clocks Back (Nov 4): Daylight Savings Time is upon us once again, which means it's time to set your clocks back an hour on Sunday, November 4. Don't forget and accidentally show up to church an hour early!
Men's Breakfast (Nov 10): Hey men! Winter might be coming, but that doesn't mean it's time to hibernate! Come connect with other guys over an awesome breakfast at our next Men’s Breakfast on Saturday, November 10, from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. at CLC. The cost is $5 per person. Sign up at the table in the lobby. Please RSVP by November 4 to Bill Bowman at Bbowman294@myfairpoint.net or 207.439.2118.
Discover Classes (Nov 11): Do you want to know what we believe here at Christian Life Church or delve deeper into our doctrine? Come and find out at the next Discover CLC/Discover The Truth Class on Sunday, November 11 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the Youth room. Lunch and child care are provided. Please sign up at the Welcome Center by Sunday, November 4. Contact Pat Hodgkin at PHodgkin@verizon.net or 207.449.3824 xt.200 for more information.
Downpour (11/9): Downpour is an evening service with a focus on helping people make a greater intimate connect with God through the power of worship. It is a night where the prophetic is released through prophecy and revelatory preaching. It’s a service where the gifts of the Holy Spirit operate to release healing, wholeness, and a fresh impartation in the lives of those who are thirsty for the fresh rain of God. Join us on Friday, November 9 at 7 p.m. here at CLC to see what God might have in store for you. Childcare is provided. For more information contact Pastor Denise at Denise.Satrape@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.201.
CLC Christmas Party (12/2): You do not want to miss one of this Year’s best events! CLC is once again hosting our Christmas Party on December 2 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Regatta in Eliot, ME. Purchase your ticket in the lobby for $16 per adult and $8 for children 10 and under ($55 cap per family, immediate family). If you can, sponsor someone by buying an extra ticket so that everyone can join us. This event is the perfect way to begin the Christmas Season for you and your family! The evening is filled with delicious food, wonderful company, a photobooth, and plenty of fun, including dancing, for the whole family! So make sure you pick up your tickets as soon as possible! For more information contact the CLC office at CLC.Admin@CITLchurches.com or 207.449.3824 xt.102.