This Sunday at CPC, August 27, 2023

Sunday, August 27
  9:00 Contemporary Worship
10:45 Traditional Worship
Scripture: Genesis 32:22-32
Sermon: Journey through Genesis: Wrestling with God
We find our Jacob, the bearer of the promise, on his way home twenty years after stealing the birthright and the blessing from his brother Esau. We’ve already talked about their reunion, and the grace each brother found there. But the night before, a fearful Jacob found himself wrestling in the dark with a stranger… with an angel… with God? At first it may seem like one of those stories that just can’t be—yet many, if not most, if not all of us find ourselves struggling with God at times in our lives. Maybe Jacob was the first…
Hands-on Mission: pack food for kids at 10 a.m. on the patio.
To worship online live Sundays at 9:00 and 10:45 or recorded: go to www.Christ-Pres.Church
and click Watch Worship, then click the service you would like to attend.
Coffee service is available after both Sunday services.
Summer Sermons: Journey through Genesis (check the website for recordings)
   June 19  Why is there Something Instead of Nothing?  (Chapter 1)
   June 26  When God Asks a Question (Chapter 3)   
   July 9     Noah’s Ark: A PG13 Story (Chapters 6-8)
   July 16   Blessed to be a Blessing (Chapter 12)
   July 23   The God Who Sees (Chapter 16)
   July 30    God Behind the Scenes (Chapter 15)
   August 6  The Toughest Story (Chapter 22)
   August 13  Rivalry and Reconciliation (25:19-34, 27:1-46, 33:1-17)
   August 20  An Unexpected Dream, An Undeserved Grace ( 28:10-17)
   August 27  Wrestling with God (Chapter 32)
   Sept. 3        God Behind the Scenes, Again! (45:1-15, Romans 8)
   Sept. 10      Saved from Ourselves (50:7-8, 15-21
Children and Youth
Sunday School 
Join us for Bible stories, arts and crafts, science demos, games, music and more in room 1 of the Education Building! If you are new to our Sunday School program, please register here:  Details: Cathy Love
  9:30-10:15: K-5th grade, in the Education building (after the children’s message)
11:00-11:45: K-5th grade, in the Education building (after the children’s message)
The first Sunday of every month is Communion Sunday, when kids stay with their families in worship.
Middle School Youth (6th-8th grade)  Every Wednesday in the Youth Room, 5:00—6:30 p.m. for in-person youth group and the BEST night of the week for games, friends and so much FUN. (No youth gathering on August 23 or 30.)
Church Nursery every Sunday with care during worship and a special program for toddlers.