Posts by Christ's Church (Page 2)

Posts by Christ's Church (Page 2)

Real Options – Baby Bottle Benefit

At the beginning of each new year, Christ’s Church partners with Real Options to focus on the sanctity of human life. The Baby Bottle Benefit is a simple way to raise funds to help Real Options (formerly CareNet) offer practical help, emotional support and the gospel of Jesus Christ to people facing unexpected pregnancy and related issues. Baby Bottles are now available at the Welcome Center in the foyer. Please return filled bottles and checks by Sunday, March 28th. You may also Donate Online.

Winter Life Group

There is a place for you in one of our life groups. Journey with us as we learn about ourselves and discover what God desires for us in this life. And pick up a life-long friend or two along the way. Could this be an opportunity for something new? We hope you’ll join a CCA life group to see what God might have for you next. UPCOMING Group Series – OUT OF THE DARKNESS When the world struggles through so…

Global Awareness Week 2020

Global Awareness Week (GAW) begins on Sunday, November 15th. This year’s theme is Building Gospel Bridges. In Matthew 5:9, Jesus doesn’t mince words. “God blesses those who work for peace, for they will be called children of God.” Jesus invites us to work for peace, to be a community of faith that builds gospel bridges with our neighbors near and far. Throughout this week we will be turning our attention beyond our local experience and catching a greater glimpse of…

Operation Christmas Child 2020

Share the joy of Christmas with kids around the world. Every year at Christ’s Church we join Operation Christmas Child to show the love of God to children in need. This year, we are inviting people to build a shoe box online. Boxes may also be filled and dropped off at a collection site in your area listed here. Our CCA goal is to donate 50 boxes. BUILD A BOX (online) PACK YOUR OWN Nearest drop-off location: Community Chapel, 5 St. Laurent…

Welcome Back!

Christ’s Church will begin officially hosting on-site Sunday services on AUGUST 23rd. Please check out our walkthrough below so that you are thoroughly prepared for your visit. We are offering two services: (1) a mask-required service at 9:30 am and (2) a mask-recommended service at 11 am. And please go to ccnh.org/register to REGISTER for each service in advance. We can’t wait to see you!

Experience Peace Devotional #6

In the past few weeks we’ve talked about some different ways we can experience peace in the moment. God has given us some incredible resources to help us breathe in his calm and stability during the most difficult times. But what happens when the moments turn into seasons?

Experience Peace

Have you found yourself in a tumultuous period of your life filled with uncertainty? Is it possible that God could be using even a time such as this to know his peace in deeper and greater ways? Join Pastor John on this devotional series that came out of the difficult moments of 2020 with a world seeking answers when everything seemed to be falling apart. Video Experience Peace #1: Order Out of Chaos In the coming weeks we want to…

Coronavirus Update

In conjunction with our strategic partner Grace Chapel, the leaders of Christ’s Church have decided to move to an online-only model for Sunday services until futher notice. We will be joining Grace Chapel for online services and occasionally be providing Christ’s Church content alongside that. We will make links available through all of our media platforms—Facebook, YouTube, Email and our website. We encourage you to join us for Sunday services online and to continue your weekly giving via our online portal.  UPDATE 3/27/20: Christ’s…

What Happy Couples Know

What’s the secret to a happy marriage? Whether you’ve been with your partner for years or you hope to find that perfect someone, there’s a good chance that if there was something out there that could bring life and peace to one of the relationships that matter most to you,  you’d want to know. Join us for What Happy Couple’s Know – a four-week Andy Stanley-led marriage class at Christ’s Church of Amherst starting Wednesday, January 13th at 6:30 pm.…

Bless

God has always sought to reach and restore the world through blessing. Since the time of Abraham, God has blessed his people, so that we might bless those who do not know him. BLESS is an intentional pathway for persons of all ages who follow Jesus to become like Jesus and join the mission of Jesus. During the weeks leading up to Easter, we’re going to learn five simple practices that can help us bless those in our spheres of influence—friends, relatives,…

Everything

Two thousand years ago, an itinerant preacher climbed to the top of a hill and hundreds of people followed him to hear what would become the most famous speech ever written. The natural acoustics carried his voice to the masses as he talked about the possibility of experiencing a life of belonging, comfort, freedom, peace, recognition and transcendence. His listeners could not only have a taste of this kind of life- they could have everything that is good. And two thousand years…

Googling God

Why is the sky blue? What is love? How do I make slime?  Over 63,000 times per second, people search online for answers to their most pressing questions. But what about when we google God? If you’ve ever wondered why there is so much pain and suffering in this world, who God really is, or even if God is real, you’re not alone. These are some of the most-asked questions about God on Google! But is an answer from a…