Weekly Newsletter | December 3, 2023

Sunday Service, December 3

Member's Meeting, 9 a.m.

Members, please plan on attending our quarterly member’s meeting. Guests are also welcome. Among other items, we will be preparing to transition to two worship services. (Church-wide prayer will be on December 31 instead.)

Sunday Morning Worship Service, 10:30 a.m.

Scripture Reading: Exodus 13:17-14:31

Worship Songs:

  • Only a Holy God
  • I Stand Amazed
  • Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence
  • O God of Mercy, Hear Our Plea

Sermon: Pastor Isaiah Mackler - Psalm 102


Coming Up

Cornerstone Bible Institute will be taking a break. There will be no Wednesday night classes until January 2024. Join us in the new year as Pastor Josh continues our study in the book of Genesis.

Men’s Breakfast. Saturday, December 2, 7:30 a.m.

We will continue in our study in Trusting God. Will Lau will be leading us in Chapter 4, Lesson 3. Breakfast will be provided by Jim Bitong.

Virtual Sunday Sermon Discussion. Sunday, December 3, 8 p.m.

This Sunday, Pastor Josh will be providing a preview of the sermon for Sunday, December 10. Join with Google Meet Link: https://meet.google.com/ouh-tvya-jws

Christmas Card Post Office. Sundays, December 3, 10, 17, 22

Members are invited to drop off and pick up Christmas cards for one another on the front porch. Please be sure to label each envelope with the recipient’s name.

Women’s Christmas Potluck Brunch. Saturday, December 9, 9 a.m.

Please bring a guest and join us for a time of teaching, fellowship, and a potluck brunch as we celebrate our Savior together. Our special guest speaker, Susan Clark, will share her remarkable testimony and remind us of two important words at the heart of the Gospel: "But God." Please contact Melissa Mackler with any questions.

RSVP for Women's Christmas Brunch

Christmas Eve Service

Christmas Eve Service. Friday, December 22 at 7 p.m.

Invite your friends and family to join us in singing together, hearing the good news of the Savior’s birth and celebrating while the kids raise their voices to the King of Kings!

There will be worship service only on December 24 and December 31 at 10:30 a.m. (no Equipping Hour).

Serving Together

Roots Youth Ministry

CBC’s ministry to 7–12th graders is looking for volunteers. If you are a member and are interested in serving in the Roots ministry, contact Pastor Clifton Stewart.

Christmas Ministry Opportunities.

This Christmas, we have the opportunity to give Christmas gifts to some Olive Crest foster children, and potentially some families through the Food Pak ministry. Visit the Christmas Table at church for additional information.

Missions Spotlight


This month we are praying for the Hausa people group. Click for the full prayer card.