Wednesday Night classes
>>Preview/register for fall classes for adults including: The Seven Churches of Revelation, Emotionally Healthy Spirituality, The Confident Woman, Authentic Manhood, Grief Support and a Women's Bible Study.
Families, Homework & Devotions… Oh My!
Sunday, Aug. 25 | 4488 Poplar | 5-6:30 p.m.
Now that school is back in session, do you wonder how to fit it all into 24 hours? Bring your K-5th graders and join Pokey Stanford for a hands-on Christ Academy course. She will share in a “make it-take it” style session a few tricks on teaching your kiddos how to walk faithfully with Christ. Watch this video to learn more:
Weekly Small Group
Tuesdays | 6:30 p.m. | various homes
Join us for our fall small group every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for community, food, fun and to get in the Word together. God has great things in store! Watch this video from Young Adults leader Andrew Grissom to learn more:
School of the Rock Fall Semester Preview Night: August 28
Wednesdays, Aug. 28-Nov. 20 | 6-7:30 p.m.
Check-in opens at 5:45 p.m.
This free-to-the-public arts camp is open to all kindergarten-5th grade students on Wednesday nights during the school year (Nursery open for birth through Pre-K5). At School of the Rock, your children explore how to use art, drama, technology and athletics to tell their story and their part in God's bigger story.
Middle School & High School Refuge Kickoff
Wednesday, Aug. 28 | 5:45-7:30 p.m. | Rogers Center for Youth Ministry
Middle school and high school students: Invite friends and join us for a fun, welcoming event to kick off the new year and welcome students to Refuge.
Youth Encounter Weekend: Lock-In Edition
Friday, Sept. 20 at 8 p.m. thru Saturday, Sept. 21 at 8 a.m.
For YEW this year, we are combining our in-town retreat with a lock-in from Friday evening until Saturday morning. Students will participate in various activities throughout the evening that will lead them off the church campus, as well as activities that will take place on the church campus.
Dr. Bill Bouknight, Guest Preacher
Sunday, Sept. 1 | 8:30, 9:45 & 11:00 (Sanctuary) Services
Former Senior Pastor Dr. Bill Bouknight will be the guest preacher in morning worship services.
Discover Christ Church
Sundays, Sept. 8 or 15 | 11 a.m.-Noon | Parlor (located between Wilson Chapel & the Sanctuary)
Want to learn more about Christ Church? This is your opportunity to get to know us! We'll cover our values, identity and ways you can get plugged in. Contact Ginger Holland, (901) 261-2186.
Sheahan's Senior Safari: Delta Blues Museum | Clarksdale, MS
Friday, September 13 | 9 a.m. departure from Seabrook Hall | Return to Seabrook Hall by 3 p.m.
Cost: $8 + $15 lunch at Ground Zero Blues Club
Located in the Yazoo and Mississippi Valley Passenger Depot, the museum exists to collect, preserve and provide public access to and awareness of the blues. Along with holdings of significant blues-related memorabilia, the museum collects art portraying the blues tradition. After that, enjoy a rolling tour of Clarksdale before returning to Memphis. RSVP to Libby Shackelford, (901) 261-2167.
SALT Luncheon: Jon Thompson
Thursday, Sept. 19 | 11 a.m. (with optional lunch at Noon) | Seabrook Hall
Join us as Jon Thompson, Manager of Columbine Holdings and former Manager of the Wonders Series in Memphis, presents Passion, Persistence and Patience: The Search for Amelia Earhart.
Blessing of the Backpacks: Donate School Supplies for Binghampton
We are collecting supplies throughout August for our partner schools in Binghampton, Cornerstone Preparatory Elementary School and Lester Preparatory Middle School.
ARISE2Read Training Session
Monday, Aug. 26 | 6 p.m. | Parlor
Come and learn more about this program that works 1-1 with 2nd graders on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-Noon to improve their literacy.
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