Bulletin for October 14, 2018


Sunday, October 14, 2018
Communion Sunday

* Welcome
* Song: All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name
* Greeting, Announcements, Prayer
* Songs: Same Power, Cornerstone, Great is Thy Faithfulness
* Message: Stuart Krause
Songs Used by Permission - CCLI License #356753


Church Leadership

1. Established by God

2. Our responsibilities

3. Servant leadership


What’s Happening at CVBC

· A traditional Thanksgiving Dinner for seniors (55+) will be on Thursday, November 15 at 11:30am in CVBC’s Fellowship Hall. Please  sign up at the Ministry Table in the foyer.

· Please sign up for Jim’s Retirement Party in the foyer so we can plan for food.

· CVBC Essential Doctrines: The CVBC elders are considering a change to the church's Essential Doctrines, removing the word "premillennial" from the statement on Christ's Return. An e-mail was sent to CVBC members this past week with further details. If you would like more information about this proposed change, please plan to attend a Q&A next week Sunday, 10/21 beginning at 10:15 in room 50, or speak with any member of the elder team.

· Youth Group is Wednesday nights from 7-9pm for students grade 6-12. High School Retreat—October 27&28: Registration, Med/Perm form, and money ($35) are due this Wednesday. See blue brochures near Alan’s office.

· This Tuesday, October 16, is Ruby’s Pantry!
CVBC hosts Ruby’s Pantry every third Tuesday of the month. Doors open at 3:30. Distribution is 4:30-6pm. We will need volunteers from 1:30pm until everything is cleaned up. To volunteer, sign up in the foyer or contact Stephanie Krizan at 715.559.3928  or cskrizan@yahoo.com.

· Christmas for Missions continues through November 4. This opportunity to show our supported missionaries a bit of love for the Christmas season is for everyone. You can sign the cards in the foyer, even if you don’t know the missionaries, and you’re welcome to donate money for a love offering—just note “Missionaries” on your check or envelope and place in the offering box.

· We’re sponsoring a Baby Supplies Drive for Apple Pregnancy Care Center during October. Items needed : Diapers/wipes, formula, and clothing up to size 4T. Look for the container in the hallway outside the nursery window.

· Interested in getting to know other people at CVBC? We’re planning to have Fellowship Dinners in homes (or at CVBC) through early November. Sign up sheets are  in the foyer. If you’d like to be a host, please contact the office.

· Watch for more information in upcoming weeks about Praying for the Church. We’ll feature CVBC families to pray for in our weekly bulletins.

· Monthly college connection group/study for college-aged young adults is  being hosted by Caleb & Allie Burch. Text Allie @ 715-533-0854 for details.

· The CVBC Fellowship Fund is a great way to give and be involved in caring for our brothers & sisters within the church family and the community. Write “Fellowship Fund” on your check’s memo line or on the envelope; donations will go to help families and individuals in need.

· Financial Update: The 2018/2019 fiscal budget: $487,115 ($40,592.92 monthly)
Giving for September: $51,664.55 (vs. $40,592.92=127.3%)
     Fellowship Fund Information for September 2018:
     Donations: $845, Account balance: $2698.70
     $345.54 was spent to assist CVBC and community families

Back of Bulletin:
Ruby’s Pantry information

We invite you to join us in prayer for Ruby’s Pantry.


Bulletin insert:

Volunteer Opportunities at APPLE Pregnancy Care Center

 APPLE stands for “Aiding Problem Pregnancies with Love and Encouragement.” Our mission statement says, “APPLE is a support ministry to restore, equip and empower women and men to make life-affirming choices.” The volunteer opportunities are listed in order of least to most commitment and involvement.

 1. Donate! All of the items available to our clients are donated to us. A list of items that can be donated is on the back of this sheet.

 2. Walk for Life - Held each September; join us for a walk along the Chippewa River to show your support. This is our annual fundraiser.

 3. Baby Bottle Boomerang. Baby bottles are sent to area churches/organizations for monetary donations. When they are returned, they need to be counted and have receipts put into them.

 4. Mailings. Bulk mailings are sent a few times a year. Help is needed to fold, stuff and address envelopes.

 5. Work in the Resource Room. Help sort, fold and put away donated items.

 6. Office cleaning. Dusting, vacuuming and general cleaning of the office counseling rooms.

 7. Client Advocate/Office Volunteer. This involves working directly with clients. In-depth training is required.

 Please contact Rachel Binczak, Volunteer Coordinator, at 715-834-5254 for more information!


CVBC Leaders & Staff

Elder Team:                           
Dave Bishop*                 715-726-1887             daveb@cvbc.net
Dave Daniels                 715-830-1403             daved@cvbc.net
Alan Dunham               715-937-4662            aland@cvbc.net
Matt Jewell                    715-254-5290            mattj@cvbc.net
Stuart Krause                 715-933-1422             stuartk@cvbc.net
Wayne Street                 715-456-9882            waynes@cvbc.net
Brent Tilton                    715-828-9552            brentt@cvbc.net
Jim Woldhuis                 715-271-1339               jimw@cvbc.net

Elder Candidate:                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Steve Hein

Deacon Team:
Joe Cherrier                     715-720-7718               joec@cvbc.net
Mark Hedrington             715-214-3840               markh@cvbc.net
Terry Huppert*                 715-577-4846              terryh@cvbc.net

Heather Clutter                 Children’s Ministry Director         heatherc@cvbc.net
Alan Dunham*                   Student Ministry Director            aland@cvbc.net
Jodi Jewell                        Music Director                              jodij@cvbc.net
Jeff Johnson                     Custodian                                     920-851-6804 text
Libby Krause                     Secretary                                      libbyk@cvbc.net
Chris Kriehn                      Office Manager                            chrisk@cvbc.net
Heather Woldhuis             Graphics Specialist                      heatherw@cvbc.net
Jim Woldhuis                     Preaching Elder                           jimw@cvbc.net

* on sabbatical
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