Christ Church, Fort Lauderdale
Monday, February 20, 2017

What's happening


COVENANT BIBLE STUDY wednesdays | 6:30pm | fellowship halls 1&2 Everyone is invited to go deeper in their faith and understanding of the Bible with Pastor Brett Opalinski. Covenant Bible Study continues this week with the topic Leadership.

DIVORCECARE thursdays | 6:30pm | freeway room
DivorceCare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk beside  you through one of life's most difficult experiences. Don't go through separation or divorce alone. This group meets weekly through April 20. Come as often as you can.   
 
READY, SET, SMILE! Make an appointment now to have your picture taken for the church directory. We'd love to have everyone who is involved in the church by worshiping or serving be part of this family album; you do not have to be a member. Sittings are free, and you are under no obligation to purchase pictures. Photographers will be on the Fort Lauderdale Campus this Thursday-Saturday, February 16-18, and on Sunday, March 5. Sign up online here, or call the church office at 954.771.7300. 
 
CHRIST CHURCH SUMMER CAMP june 5 - july 28 Mark your calendars now for I Can Do All Things summer camp for kids. This year's camp will offer themed weeks on sports, technology, science and water play, to name just a few. There also will be a daily Bible lesson and all of your favorite camp activities. Camp registration forms are available now. Students who have completed 8th grade are invited to apply to be counselors. 
 
SMALL GROUP LEADERS TRAINING saturday | february 25 | 9am-12noon Have you heard God nudging you toward leading a small group?  Pastor Brett Opalinski and Director of Discipleship Maureen Kaelbel will answer questions and prepare you to lead during the churchwide study of Waking to God's Dream, a book by former Christ Church pastor and now retired Bishop Dick Wills. To learn more, email Maureen Kaelbel. 
 
HELP SERVE COMMUNION  Experience the blessing of serving
communion at the Lord's table at any Christ Church worship service.
Communion is served weekly at some services, monthly at others, and laypersons are needed to serve at all. For more information, email Cindy Long, clong@echristchurch.org   
 
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY BUILD DAY saturday | february 25 | 7:45am  Up to 15 volunteers are needed to help put shingles on a new Habitat for Humanity house. Serving with this team helps a deserving family achieve the dream of homeownership.
 
NOVA SINGERS CONCERT tuesday | march 21 | 7:30pm | fort lauderdale sanctuary The South Florida premier of Dan Forrest's Jubilate Deo will be the Nova Singer's annual performance in the Fort Lauderdale Sanctuary. Tickets can be purchased for $15 online in advance.  
 
REFLECT GOD'S WELCOME Join the Sunday morning hospitality team and help guests and church family members feel at home by preparing, setting up and cleaning up refreshments. For more information, email Pastor Josh Beaty
 
GRIEFSHARE CLASS FORMING saturdays starting march 18 | 9:30am GriefShare is a 13-week support group for people grieving the death of a family member, friend or loved one. GriefShare can help you face the challenges of sadness, isolation and fear and help you move toward rebuilding your life. Each meeting includes a video and discussion.
 
WORSHIP TECH Volunteers are needed to help operate video and computer technology that make our worship services come alive. If you can operate your cellphone, you can learn how to assist our technology professionals. This is a great way to meet new people and learn what goes on behind the scenes in worship. For more information, email Maureen Kaelbel
 
SAVE THE DATE: FOOT WASHING sunday | april 9 | 12noon-3pm Details are taking shape for the second Foot Washing Ministry at the Love in Action shared meal on the Pompano Beach campus. Mark your calendar now and stay tuned for more information about this opportunity to serve.
 
CHRIST CHURCH WEEK AT WARREN WILLIS CAMP Current 3rd- through 12th-graders can sign up now for the fun of Warren W. Willis summer camp. Christ Church pastors and staff will be there Week 6, July 10-15. This high-energy, life-changing experience is held at a United Methodist camp in Leesburg, where students will enjoy lots of outdoor activities and meet hundreds of students from around the state. 

Check out the Christ Church calendar for all Christ Church activities.