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Weekly News


Mother’s Day at Central | 9:00 & 10:30a

Join us for a beautiful Mother’s Day at Central! Sunday morning Pastor Jeff will continue his new series on Philippians with “Keep Calm & Look to God.” Evening services and activities will not meet. Ladies, this Sunday is the last day to grab a ticket for our event for every girl and woman, Embrace Your Calling: Girls’ Night Out, so please stop by the Embrace table in the foyer Sunday morning.

Embrace Girls’ Night Out | May 13 | 6:00p | MPH

Ladies, are you ready to party? Women’s Ministries and Girls’ Ministries will present Embrace Your Calling: Girls’ Night Out on Friday, May 13, from 6:00-9:00pm. This will be a casual come-and-go evening with dinner and activities, such as a finger food dinner, make your own salt scrub, games for the kids, and more. The program begins at a 6:45. All generations of women will gather for a time of fellowship, inspiration, and sharing the vision of what we, as women of God, can do. Tickets are on sale in the foyer for $7 through Mother’s Day. When you come to our foyer table, check out the Embrace t-shirts!

International Ministries | 10:30a | Fusion Auditorium

Deborah Tucker will be our guest speaker for Mother’s Day. She’ll share experiences in parenting she and Pastor Don had when they served as missionaries in Africa. Sunday, May 22, is Host Family Worship and Graduation Celebration. Mark Erickson will speak, and we’ll enjoy a potluck lunch after the service. If you would like to learn more about our international ministries, e-mail us at international@centralassembly.org.

Wednesday Night Bible Study | May 11 | 6:30p | MPH

This week Sevo Lwali will lead our Bible study series, Book of James, with “Our Todays & Tomorrows.” Join us every Wednesday for insightful Bible teaching, engaging discussion, great fellowship, and good coffee!

J12 Awards | May 15 | 9:00a | Fusion Auditorium

Congratulations to all our 6th graders who are completing the J12 program this semester. The study is centered around the 16 Fundamental Truths of the Assemblies of God. Trophies, medals, and/or certificates will be awarded. We are proud of our students’ accomplishments!

Recognition of Graduating Seniors | May 15 | 10:30a | Sanctuary

All of our 2016 graduating high school seniors will be recognized in the second morning service on May 15. If you are one of these students or the parent of one, please e-mail us. Students will meet in the Fusion office at 10:00a in cap and gown attire.

Summer ESL Classes | June 1 | 6:30p | Room 123

Our free Summer ESL Class will meet June 1 through July 13. This is a great opportunity to practice conversational English. Invite your international friends to join us Wednesdays at 6:30p in Room 123.

District Kids’ Camp | Register by June 5

KIDZMO Kids’ Camp will be July 11-15. The cost is $155 and forms are available at the kids’ registration desk. Registrations are due by Sunday, June 5. Kids ages 8-12 are invited to join us for a week of summer fun! If you have questions, e-mail kidsarecentral@centralassembly.org.

Neighbors Day | May 14 | 9:00a | Central Assembly

On Saturday, May 14, both our Food Pantry and Oil Change Ministry will be in action. We need volunteers for both of these ministries, especially men to help with oil changes. If you can spare 2 hours one Saturday morning a month, you can make a real difference. Questions? Contact neighbors@centralassemby.org.

Membership Class | May 15 | 6:00p | Room 123

The Membership Class is for everyone who wants to explore church membership or learn more about Central’s history, organization, vision, and values. Please register by signing up on the bulletin or e-mailing connect@centralassembly.org.

Ministry Connect Class | 6:00p | May 22 | Room 123

This class is your opportunity to get connected with a ministry team at Central. You’ll discover your own personality gifts and passions which will help you find the ministry that best fits you. The cost for Gallup’s StrengthFinder test is $15. Register for the class by signing up on the Sunday bulletin or e-mail connect@centralassembly.org.