Lord's Day Worship: July 30, 2017

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Sunday Morning:  Rev. Lenzner will be preaching on Exodus 29:38–46, Worship’s Big Picture. Our worship service begins at 10:30 a.m.

Sunday Afternoon:  Rev. Lenzner will continue our series in Ephesians. This Lord's Day he will focus on Ephesians 3:1–13, Praying to Him Who Is Able to Do Far More; Heidelberg Catechism: Lord's Day 45, Q&A 116-117. Our catechism service begins at 1:15 p.m.

 

Saying Goodbye to the Coleman Family: July 30, 2017

Sunday, July 30 will be the Coleman family's last Sunday with us here at Christ Reformed Church. We are planning an all-church potluck directly after the worship service so that everyone might have an opportunity to say goodbye to Chris, Melissa and the kids. If you are able to attend the potluck please bring a salad or sandwiches (that serves 12-15) to share. We are also organizing a group gift for the Coleman family. If you would like to contribute towards the group gift please contact the church office (urcanaheim@aol.com).

Rev. Chris Coleman has served as Assistant Pastor at Christ Reformed Church since October of 2011. Before that he served at Christ Reformed as the Sunday School teacher for the High School students from 2008-2011.  We will greatly miss Chris, Melissa and the kids.

Ladies' Book Club - Pasadena Trip: July 22, 2017

Saturday, July 22, the Ladies’ Book Club will have a break from reading and take a trip to Pasadena. We will begin at 10:30 a.m. with “browsing” at The Archives Bookshop (509 E Walnut St, Pasadena, CA 91101), following with lunch in town and ending with a campus tour at Providence Christian College (1539 EHoward St, 91104) at 2:00 p.m. Carpooling will be available from the Sunkist Library, across from the church.  We will be departing from the Sunkist Library at 9:30 a.m. Please plan to join us for this special event! For additional details or to RSVP, contact the church office at: urcanaheim@aol.com/714.538.1057.

Missions Visit with Rev. Bill Green: July 16, 2017

Please join us this Sunday, July 16, at 9:00 a.m. for a special missions presentation and update from Rev. Bill Green. 

Rev. Bill & Aletha Green have labored in church planting in Costa Rica, and are currently involved in their third church plant on the north east side of San Jose, Costa Rica. They also helped establish the Tepeyac Christian grade school and high school which Aletha served as principal for over 15 years. Bill is an Executive Secretary for the “Latin American Fellowship of Reformed Churches” (CLIR) which has as its goal bringing Reformed churches and groups together throughout Latin America to strengthen church leaders, provide support for those who need it, and serve the propagation and defense of the Reformed faith. Toward that end, CLIR has established a publishing ministry, and is providing Latin America with solid, Reformed resources.

 

Church Picnic Details: June 24, 2017

The church picnic will be held this Saturday, June 24 at Sycamore park (8268 Monte Vista Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808) from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. In addition to the deacons and elders softball game, there will be games for the kids, good food and entertainment with Jeff Phillips and The Saxophone Quintet. 

Lunch –The picnic lunch (12:00 p.m.) will be catered and FREE to the first 100 church members at the park. Tickets will be given out at the cashier on a first come first serve basis.  Desserts will be available for sale by our GEMS girls club.
 
Parking – There is limited parking at the park. There will be a drop off area for your family and picnic items and limited shuttling from the additional street parking areas located on  S. Old Springs Rd and E. Kennedy Rd.
 
What to bring – Bring folding chairs for your family and sunscreen. There are shady trees but no covering at the baseball diamond.

Church Picnic: June 24, 2017

Save the Date! The annual church picnic will be held on Saturday, June 24 at Sycamore park in Anaheim Hills from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  In addition to the deacons and elders softball game, there will be great music (Entertainment by Jeff Phillips and The Saxophone Quintet), games for the kids, fellowship and good food. Come join us for a day of fun as we relax and have the opportunity to get to know each other better. 

Congregational Meeting: June 11, 2017

A special congregational meeting will be held on Sunday, June 11, at 9:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

All members of Christ Reformed Church should make plans to attend this very important meeting. The Consistory is changing the way in which our church will receive the profession of faith of our covenant children. We desire to change the culture of our whole church in order to accomplish this. Whether you are married or single, have children or not, this affects you! There will be no Sunday School classes that morning except for the preschool class. Please make every effort to attend.