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MidWeek at Congo-Pres

This is our weekly Wednesday evening program. While the children are meeting together for “ Kids Club,” the adults will enjoy a video series on “ Grace” by Christian author and speaker Max Lucado. The program is 6:00-7:00pm, with a light supper at 5:30pm in Fellowship Hall.

Parents’ Class

Pastor McLane would like to invite all parents to join him this fall in exploring the unique challenges of raising our children in the faith. We gather 6:00-7:00pm on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.If you have any questions, please contact Pastor McLane at mclanes@congopres.org.

Family Promise - September 24-October 1

Our hosting week begins Sunday, September 24. We need volunteers to prepare meals, share a meal as an evening host or stay overnight with our families. If you can serve, please sign up on the board in Fellowship Hall. Mike Holder is our new Family Promise Coordinator. You can reach Mike at 208-305-2547 or Mikeh852@cableone.net

Operation Shoebox

Last year we filled 50 shoe boxes for needy children around the world. This year we have set a goal to fill 60 boxes. Senior Ministry is inviting the congregation to help us reach this goal in several ways. Check out the display in Fellowship Hall for ways you can contribute. New this year is “ Shoes that Grow.” We also need prayer partners and volunteers to help buy supplies and fill boxes. Contact Jim McCracken in the office (208-743-4444) to volunteer.

Wednesday In The Word - Wednesday at 12:00noon

Pastor Steve is leading a 12:00-1:00pm Wednesday Bible Study in the Chapel on the coming Sunday’s Scripture passage. All are welcome to join in the conversation.

Family Promise Benefit Dinner and Dessert Auction - Saturday, October 14, 6:00pm

Join us at the Red Lion Seaport Room. Enjoy a wonderful meal with friends to support a program in our valley making a real difference for homeless families. Tickets: $25 per person; must be purchased in advance at Rosauers, Owl Southway, in our church office, or call 208-798-3349.

Life Choices Clinic 2017 Walk for Life - Saturday, September 30, at Kiwanis Park

Kiwanis Park is at 1114 Snake River Drive in Lewiston. Registration at 9:00am; walk begins at 9:30am.

Service Ministry

Sharing communion and visiting with our shut-ins is one of the aspects of the Service Ministry. If you or someone you know would like communion or a visit, please call the church (208-743-4444) or Carol Trautman (208-816-0360). Serving others like this is a blessing for us and them.

Prison Ministry

The Juvenile Corrections Center in Lewiston offers churches the opportunity to provide religious services to the residents of the facility every Sunday. Four area churches provide this experience on a monthly basis. CrossPoint Alliance is looking for a few more people to join their team of 6-8 adult volunteers on the first Sunday of every month from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. The male residents are generally 14 to 18 years old and attend on a voluntary basis. If interested, you can attend one time without a commitment. For more information contact Kate Nowlin at 208-816-9565 or kjnowlin@yahoo.com.

Small Groups

Get Connected Today! The Small Group Ministry of our church includes Home Small Groups, Study Small Groups, Interest Small Groups, and Service Small Groups. To join a group, contact Steve Hyndman at hyndman@cableone.net.

Pastoral Care

If you or a loved one is sick or in the hospital, please contact the church to let Pastor Steve and Jim McCracken know (743-4444). Due to confidentiality regulations, they cannot determine independently who is in the hospital.

Online Giving

You are now able to make online contributions to the church. Click here to be directed to our secure financial giving website.

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