What's Happening at a Glance
Hi Community Life Family!
We hope you will join us in person this Sunday. Sunday service times are at 8 AM, 9 AM and 10:30 AM. Our Teaching Service is at 8 AM. Worship Services are at 9 AM & 10:30 AM. Can’t be here in person? No worries. Join us at www.clc.life/messages at any of our service times or on Facebook at 10:30 AM.
Your Community Life Team
P.S. We hope you were able to join us online this past Sunday. If you missed it, you can watch this or any of our past messages here.
What to Expect This Sunday
We will continue our series on “Elijah”. We will be reading from 1 Kings 21 this week.
Songs performed by our Worship Team
Rest On Us by Maverick City Music
Fade Away by Passion
Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus HYMN
One Blood will be here this Sunday, October 17th from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. All donors will receive a One Blood cancer awareness t-shirt, socks, and $20 eGift Card. In addition to all the great swag donors will receive, a wellness checkup including blood pressure, temperature, iron count, pulse and cholesterol screening. Appointments are encouraged. Please click here to register. Please remember that childcare concludes after 10:30 service.
CARING & SHARING IS THIS WEEKEND
Does your family need help this holiday season? Caring & Sharing is here for you. Benefits available for Thanksgiving and Christmas food/grocery card distribution, Christmas gifts for children ages 0-12 and Christmas gift cards for teens still in high school. You must register to receive benefits (This includes Advent Angel Gifts for Children) click here for registration forms. Registration will be held at Liberty Church Sat. October 16th 2:00-4:00 PM, Sunday October 17th 2:00-4:00 PM and Monday October 18th 5:00-8:00 PM. For more info visit www.santarosacares.org or call 850-396-0321.
FAMILY FALL FEST
Invite your friends and join us for our FREE Family Fall Fest, 10/31 2pm – 5pm. Enjoy Trunk of Treats, Carnival Games, Bounce Houses, Food & more! We will be collecting the following items at Fall Fest for our Thanksgiving Food Drive: Green Beans, Corn, Cranberry Sauce, Candied Yams. If you’d like to help with the event, please text CLCFALLFEST to 94000 for volunteer opportunities.
Your 2021 1st -3rd quarter giving statements were emailed out on October 6th. If you didn’t receive your statement, check spam/junk folder or reach out to Greta Osborn email@example.com to ensure we have your proper email address.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY (Coming 2022!)
We are so excited to announce the upcoming Celebrate Recovery program starting in January! Registration is encouraged, but not required as we draw closer. Childcare will be provided for our weekly events! Click here for more information.
UNITED METHODIST WOMEN
THIS Sunday, the UMW ladies will be having sales of their Cheesy Chicken casseroles as well as their cookbooks! Come see them at the tents on the lawn Oct. 17th this Sunday to preorder your delicious casseroles or click here to order online.
GROUPS, CLASSES AND STUDIES
CLASS FOR ALL
Starting October 12th, we have an exciting new weekly study starting called “Bible Prophecy”, led by Donna Jordan on campus at 6PM. Click here.
BIBLE STUDY FOR MEN
On Wednesday nights at 6pm, there will be a group of men from all seasons of life gathering to study scripture and connect as men of faith. Led by Bill Price. Click here
GROUP FOR WOMEN
Join our MOPs group (Mother of Preschoolers) for a refreshing and uplifting experience each week on Tuesdays! Childcare is provided, we would love to have you join us! Click here to join.
If you are a military wife or have been in the past and are looking to plug into the area, we have an amazing group of women who gather for Godly discussion and insight each Thursday. We would love to have you for coffee, light fare and connection! Childcare is provided! Click here to join.
STUDIES FOR WOMEN
Check out Kathryn Usry’s Wednesday night Bible study for women, click here and
Mindy Colin’s study “Get Out of Your Head” on Tuesday evenings starting October 12th, click here
GROUPS FOR COUPLES (NEW)
Throughout the week we have multiple groups and studies gathering to build relationships, and grow in their faith. Check out our Wednesday night Bible studies when the whole family can enjoy programming,
Or for Jeremy and Carrie Carvers study for couples, click here
Check out our newest Life Groups for couples led by the Bethany and Nick Bowater, click here
or for Carolyn and Joseph Ahearn, click here
or for Katie and Daniel Saunders on Sunday mornings during the 9AM service, click here
Our military ministry is kicking off a new group for veterans monthly on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7AM. This group will be meeting at Bistro 98. Gather with other service members, share a cup of coffee and grow in your faith together! Click here to jump into this new group.
If you have any military affiliation, we would love to have you join us on Wednesday, October 27th for our Military Family Potluck Dinner on campus. We are going to be bringing soups, salads, and chilis to enjoy together in fellowship. This is a great time to meet other military families! Please click here to register.
Our Singles Ministry is building a group to serve a Community Dinner each month alongside Richards Memorial UMC in Pensacola on one Sunday evening a month. If you are interested in joining them, please Click here or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Singles Ministry will be heading for a fun in the sun bike ride along 30A on October 16th! Join us for a perfect sunshine ride together to build friendships and have some fun. Click here to register.
The Singles Ministry is also starting a Care Group on Tuesday evenings on campus for a Discussion based series about life application of Scripture into our lives. We would love to have you join us. Click here to register.
Sunday school volunteer / study buddies needed! Encircle Life is looking for several volunteers to assist with set-up and tear-down, classroom logistics, and to just be a happy, friendly, helping hand during their Sunday gatherings. If you would like to jump into this incredible ministry contact the team at email@example.com
Connect Children's Ministry Birth-5th Grade
FAMILY FALL FEST
Save the date! Family Fall Fest will be 10/31 from 2pm – 5pm. Make plans to join us for trunk of treats, inflatables, face painting, games and food! If you’d like to decorate your trunk, donate candy/prizes, or help with this event, click here to sign up.
Stay connected, view curriculum videos, get game and craft ideas & more on our CONNECT Children’s Ministry – Community Life UMC Facebook page. We are also sending weekly emails with info, links and ideas. If you’re not receiving our emails, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll add you.
EMERGE YOUTH MINISTRY
MIDWEEK| Wednesday Nights | 6-7:30 PM
It’s Youth, in the middle of the week! Your spot for fun and fellowship. Hang out with us every Wednesday night for Midweek! We’ll play games and talk about Jesus. Meet in the youth room from 6-7:30 PM. Open to current 6th-12th Graders.
THE BRIDGE: YOUNG ADULTS | Sundays @ 9AM
Young Adults, do yo love coffee and Jesus? So do we! If that sounds like a good combo to you AND you’re still trying to get used to being called an adult (18-25 years old), then The Bridge is the place for you. Through fellowship and teaching (and a whole lot of coffee), we will dive into what God’s word has in store for us. Join us on Sunday Mornings at 9AM in room 1205. Welcome to the Bridge!
PUMPKIN PARTY | October 24th | 12-3 PM.
It’s Fall y’all! Let’s get in the spooky spirit with a pumpkin party. We’ll have some fun Fall games that will have you saying “oh my gourd!” And a pumpkin carving contest! You won’t want to miss it. Cost is $10, open to 6th-12th graders, lunch is provided. Click here to sign up.
PASSION CONFERENCE | Jan 2-4 | ATL
This event is open to 18-25 years old (not currently enrolled in high school). Join The Bridge young adult ministry at Passion 2022! Experience incredible worship, connect with other young adults whose hearts are set on Jesus, and hear from world-renowned communicators! Clear here to register.
Get Your 6th – 12th Grade Students Plugged In We have a ton of ways for your students to connect! Check out our weekly messages on our YouTube Channel, plugin with us on Instagram and Facebook, and more! Please visit us here to view all the ways you can connect with us! Sign up to get the EMERGE weekly newsletter. Fill out the Student Info Form here.
Professional, licensed counseling is available at Community Life Church. Barbara Donnadieu specializes in relationship healing and enhancing; strengthening coping skills and self-esteem; parenting/step-parenting; as well as anxiety, depression, and grief. She also works with adolescents and children. Barbara has great respect for the human spirit and yearns for each of us to grow personally and to reach our full potential. For questions or to schedule an appointment, contact Barbara directly: email@example.com or 850-497-2696