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Weekly News – September 11


Sunday, September 11 | 9:00 & 10:30a, 6:00p 

The first day of Fall is coming up September 22, but we’re already entering Fall mode at Central Assembly! This Sunday, September 11, we return to our regular service schedule with two services on Sunday morning. Also, after a recess during August, our evening service returns at 6:00. Please note that the evening service now meets in our beautifully remodeled chapel! We look forward to seeing you Sunday, September 11. It’s Connect Sunday, and we’ll welcome our college students back! Check out our new Fall Small Group and Ministry menus at the Connect Counter. We have a group that fits you!

International Host Family Meeting | September 11 | 12:30p | Room 123

If you signed up to be a host family for international students during this academic year, please join us after the second service September 11 for an informational meeting. Then Sunday, September 18, come and meet your students at a potluck lunch at 12:00p in the Fusion Center. Also, coming up on October 2 after the second morning service we’ll host a luncheon with Pastor Jeff and Carla Peterson for intercultural married couples. If you’d like to attend, please contact us.

Divorce Care | September 11 | 5:30p | Room 204

New! Now men, as well as women, are invited to join our Divorce Care group. If you are separated, divorced, or going through a divorce, we can offer support and understanding. Men contact Dennis; women contact Helen.

The Gathering | September 13 | 7:00p | Fusion Center

All college and young adults are invited to join us for free food and fellowship with other young adults in the area. All you need to bring is yourself. RSVP here or on Facebook: facebook.com/groups/collegeatcentral/

Women’s Bible Study | September 13 | 6:45p | Chapel

Ladies, join us for our upcoming study of Priscilla Shirer’s book, The Armor of God. The meetings will be Tuesdays from September 13 through October 25. Workbooks are $13. Sign up via the Sunday bulletin or e-mail us.

Wednesday Night Bible Study | September 14 | 6:30p | MPH

Join us this Wednesday night as Pastor Jeff continues our new WNBS series, 7 Letters to the Churches in Revelation. Come early for fellowship with friends over a cup of coffee.

Thursday AM Prayer | September 15 | 6:30a | Chapel

Have you joined us for Thursday morning prayer yet? We meet for prayer in the chapel from 6:30-7:30a. When you come, use the Boonville side entrance to the chapel. We’re praying for our nation, upcoming elections, our church, families—whatever the need may be. We believe God is doing great things!

Membership Class | September 18 | 6:00p | Room 123

The Membership Class is for everyone who wants to explore membership and desires to learn more about Central Assembly’s history, organization, vision, and values. To pre-register for the September 18 class, please sign up via the bulletin or e-mail us.

Joy From Heaven Women’s Event | September 23 | 6:00p | Chapel

Plan now to join us for our international women’s fall event. The theme is “Joy from Heaven.” Speakers Daisy McCrary and Yoriko Yabuki will share about the most challenging seasons of their lives. Contact us if you’d like to compete in our contest for the best international dessert and savory food. All ladies are invited to join us for this wonderful evening. It’s a free event! May God fill you with His great joy!

Living Free: Insight | September 25 | 6:00p 

This 9-week study is for people who want to prevent life-controlling problems or those who want to overcome a problem. A life-controlling problem is anything that masters your life. Stop by our table in the foyer on Connect Sunday, September 11, to sign up and buy a companion book.

New Baby in the House? | We want to celebrate with you!

If you are blessed with a new baby, we want to bless you with a small gift from Central Assembly. If you or someone you know recently had a baby, please e-mail us. We want to welcome your new addition to our church family!

Stephen Ministry | Bringing God’s love to those in need

Our Stephen Ministers have been trained to provide confidential one-to-one encouragement, prayer, and weekly support for people who are going through a difficult time. Do you know someone who is struggling with the loss of a loved one, loneliness, cancer, job loss, relocation, divorce, spiritual crisis, recuperation, single parenthood, or any of the countless other life challenges? If you or someone you know is hurting, Stephen Ministers can help. Contact us if need help or would like to refer someone.