A Christmas FestivalNovember 15, 2018Candlelit Christmas carol sing-a-long, free chili dinner, Santa, crafts and more! All are welcome.
Middle School Lock InNovember 15, 2018FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14 Meet at church at 6:30 p.m. for games, snacks, a white elephant gift exchange, and a movie. Pick-up at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday. Bring $5 and a wrapped gift worth $5-10 a for White Elephant gift exchange. RSVP to April at [email protected]
Faith and Grief LunchNovember 15, 2018“My husband of 27 years took his life 10 years ago,” explains Kathy Palmer. “Our world was shattered. With the help of many people including my Stephen Minister, my daughter and I began to heal. I’m now a Stephen Minister and I believe it’s my calling to give back and ... Read More
Pick-Up ChoirNovember 15, 2018Dina Pannabecker Evans, Executive Director, Operations, and Co-Director, Music The wealth of time and talent shared by volunteers here at Country Club Christian Church is a constant source of amazement to me. We are grateful for the difference these gifts make to the life of the church and its surrounding ... Read More
Holiday ConversationsNovember 15, 2018Even in the gathering dusk the unadorned concrete slab on its native rock foundation was still warm from the summer sun. My grandmother, “Grams,” and I settled on the edge facing east; she with her feet on the roughhewn stone steps while I dangled my gangly legs over the side.
On GratitudeNovember 15, 2018We had finished our bedtime stories and I was ready to tuck them in to bed. “I’m not saying it, I always say it.” My granddaughters (ages 5 and 8) began bickering about who would say the night night prayers. It was a standoff and my husband had to intervene to get us past the impasse.
Circles of CareNovember 15, 2018What are Circles of Care? Circles of Care provide more consistent opportunities for our Elders and Deacons to develop prayerful relationships with our homebound members. As Circle members get to know their homebound member and one another, they will be better equipped to pray together and to be aware of ... Read More
Offices Closing at 3:00 p.m. TodayNovember 12, 2018We will be closing the church offices at 3:00 p.m. today, Mon., Nov. 12, due to the inclement weather. All classes and events scheduled at the church this evening are canceled.
Being a Questions ChurchNovember 12, 2018By Rev. Tyler Heston, Minister to Youth A couple days ago, I made a mistake I’m prone to making and got on Twitter while I was trying to be productive. In the middle of silly memes, tweets about Ariana, and reminders to vote, I saw a tweet that said that ... Read More
Carla’s Candids for November 9November 12, 2018“The leaves of the trees are for the healing of the nations.” Revelation 22:2b This quote hangs in large wooden letters on the wall of the Bash Chapel at Tall Oaks, our denomination’s conference center near Bonner Springs, KS. A few weeks ago, our staff gathered in the Bash chapel ... Read More
Celebrate the Season of AdventNovember 5, 2018Mark your calendars and join us in celebrating the Advent season! Advent Sermon Series: The World Is about to Turn Advent is a season of mixed emotions. We ooh and awe at the beauty and wonder of it all. But we are haunted by a feeling that all is not ... Read More
Youth Ministry Poinsettia SaleNovember 5, 2018Support Country Club Christian Church’s Youth Ministry Mission Trip by purchasing a Christmas poinsettia in the parlor on Sundays through Dec. 2. Payment must be received with order. Plants will be available for pick up from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Sun., Dec. 9, at the church. $15 for a 6-inch ... Read More
Puerto Rico Mission TripNovember 4, 2018March 17- 24, 2019 Hurricane Irma & Maria Disaster Recovery We will partner with Iglesia Cristiana (Disciples de Cristo) en Puerto Rico, Week of Compassion, Disciples Volunteering and Global Ministries. Seeking trip team members*: Who are comfortable leading repairs under local supervision Interior & Exterior Construction Experience Minimal to Fluent Spanish ... Read More
Socks for Micah Ministry ChristmasNovember 3, 2018Make Christmas a little brighter for our friends at Independence Boulevard Christian Church’s Micah Ministry! Fill tube socks with items that can be used by either men or women such as small sized toiletries including shower soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, skin lotion, lip balm, and washcloth. Delivered to church no later than Sun., Dec. 18.
Pumpkin Pies for Micah MinistryNovember 1, 2018Each November, our Collection Connection focuses on providing pumpkin pies for Micah Ministry’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner for homeless and needy individuals in the historic Northeast neighborhoods of Kansas City. This year we are requesting monetary donations to purchase large pies at Costco for this event. Each pie costs approximately $6, ... Read More
Advent in AdvanceNovember 1, 2018Save the date for Advent in Advance, a workshop for children birth through 5th grade, on Sun., Nov. 18, 11:00 a.m. Cost is $5/person, $20/family. Includes light lunch and make-n-take session to prepare your family and home for the Advent season.