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Weekly News – July 17

Sunday, July 17 | 10:30a, 6:00p | Sanctuary

This Sunday Pastor Jeff will continue his current series with “Keep Calm & Think Influence.” Then at 6:00p he’ll continue his new Sunday night series called, How Can We Not? We believe God wants to personally minister to every person. Come with an expectant heart and come ready to meet someone new. Join us in making Central a friendly place of worship!

International Ministries | Host Family & Graduation Celebration

We’ll celebrate our summer graduates on Sunday, July 31, in the Fusion auditorium from 12 noon to 2:00p. We’ll enjoy a potluck lunch. If you’re a graduate and plan to join us or if you’ve moved to a different town, please e-mail us. Also, mark your calendars. Our international prayer service will resume Wednesday, August 10.

Wednesday Night Bible Study | July 20 | 6:30p | MPH

Join us this Wednesday night as Dr. Jon Spence continues our series on how to identify and use the strengths God has given us. The series, based on Gallup’s StrengthsFinder, will wrap up July 27. Come early for fellowship over a cup of coffee. Don’t miss this summer’s powerful Wednesday nights!

Water Baptism Class | July 17 | 5:00p adults; 5:30p kids | Choir Room

If you’d like to follow Jesus’ example and be baptized in water, please plan to attend this required water baptism class. Adults will meet at 5:00; kids will meet at 5:30. The baptismal service is scheduled for Sunday, July 24. You may e-mail us to sign up.

MEGA Sports Camp | July 25-29 | 8:00-11:30p | Fusion Center

It’s not too late to register for MEGA Sports Camp! It will be July 25-29 from 8:00-11:30a each day. This is a great summer camp for K-5th grade kids and an excellent opportunity for them to invite their friends. The cost is $25 per child (late registration). Details and registration forms are available at the kids’ registration desk. Join us for a MEGA good time!

MEGA Sports Camp Volunteers | July 25-29 | 8:00-11:30p | Fusion Center

To make MEGA Sports Camp a MEGA success, we need lots of volunteers! If you are willing to coach or be a helper, we need volunteers in the following areas: baseball, basketball, flag football, soccer, cooking, chess, and Pre-K. If you’d like to sign up or ask a question, please contact us.

Host Families Needed | for international students far from home

We are looking for host families for the fall semester. A host family spends time with two to three international students at least once a month to share American culture and God’s love. If you’d like to learn more about this ministry, please e-mail us.