CBC Walking Party
Please join us as we walk to up-beat music in Clarke Hall on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:00a.m. to approximately 8:45a.m.We do a warm-up, walk a couple miles, do a cool down, then a few floor exercises to tone arms, legs, abs, chest and back.We are a fun bunch! Collectively, we’ve walked thousands of miles together! Please join us! Questions? Contact MariBeth Traer.
Little Dresses for Africa
The mission of “Little Dresses for Africa” is to provide relief to children of Africa, by distributing home-made dresses to little girls, primarily in African villages, but also other countries in crisis. These meetings will be on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month from 1:00-3:00 p.m. in Clarke Hall starting on Monday, September 18th.
Living with Conscious Abandon
Will meet on the 4th Monday of each month at CBC from
1 - 2:30 pm. The group focuses on personal reflection of both Christian and Eastern Spiritual guidelines in living each day with conscious awareness of personal intention, thought, speech and actions. Join us as we gather to share our responses to daily reflections that will support us in living our lives with wisdom, integrity and compassion. Our reference guide is Living and Dying with Confidence: A day by day guide by Anyen Rinpoche and Allison Choying Zangmo. The text may be purchased at Amazon for $11.
All are welcome. The class is free of charge. Mark your calendar for this seasons' sessions: Oct. 23, Nov. 27, Dec. TBA, Jan 22, Feb. 26, Mar. 26, Apr. 23, May TBA.
Conspire 2017: Transformation
Join us at CBC on Monday's 9:30-11 a.m. November 6th -December 18th to view and discuss the presentations from the Conspire 2017 conference. The theme of this year's conference is TRASNFORMATION: The separate self is the major problem, not the shadow self, which only takes deeper. forms of disguise. The shadow self can be defines as those negative aspects of ourselves, which we deny and /or defend. The separate self does not recognize the divine nature present in all beings and makes choices focused on personal gain and desires and not the greater good.
ADVENT & CHRISTMAS WORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Blue Christmas Service
For many people, Christmas can be a bittersweet time—with sadness and grief coloring the season for those who have lost a loved one, struggle with a health or financial crisis, or live with a difficult family situation. We will offer a Blue Christmas service at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 17. This quiet service will acknowledge the sense of grief or loss that may come at this time of the year, as well as offer the hope of the Christmas message.
Christmas Eve Service
We will complete our Advent journey during our Christmas Eve candlelight service at 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 24. The service will feature carols, scripture and the congregation’s lighting of candles.
Ladies' Breakfast at Slice of Heaven
Ladies Breakfast will be held Thursday, December 14th at 9 a.m. at Slice of Heaven. All CBC ladies welcome!