Oil City Community Alliance Church
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Pursuing Jesus Christ, building His kingdom, and proclaiming His offer of freedom, healing, and life!

Weekly Bulletin

Welcome to Oil City Community Alliance Church

   

 Sunday mornings at 9:30 am

                                                             

         Koinonia Cafe (coffee and fellowship) at 10:00 am

 

Sunday Worship service begins at 10:30 am 

    

All sermons are recorded and available on our website PODCASTS.

  

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

                                    
                 Opportunities to serve our community, churches, and the world!
 

Community Christmas BuildshopSaturday December 9th, 11 am – 2 pm,  Venango Campus Gymnasium. Please sign up in the lobby to help at the event,  or to donate items or funds needed. This is a free event sponsored by area  churches, for children ages 3 to 12,  providing them the opportunity to make  homemade Christmas gifts for their family, and for us to build relationships with  families and other churches in our community.

Salvation Army Adopt-A-Family - a program for families who  have experienced a devastating tragedy or crisis during the past  year. Please take one (or more) tags from the tree in the lobby and  purchase the gift requested. Wrap the gift and place the original tag  on the gift so we know who it is for. Return your gift to OCCA and  place it under the large Christmas tree in the worship center. Please bring your gift on or before Sunday December 17th.
                                                   
Operation Christmas Joy – a program for local C&MA churches to assist pastoral families  in our district. Please take one (or more) tags from the tree in the lobby and purchase the  gift requested. Wrap the gift and place the original tag on the gift so we know who it is for.  Return your gift to OCCA and place it under the large Christmas tree in the worship center.  Please bring your gift on or before Wednesday December 6th.
 
Pray for the children who will be receiving the shoeboxes from Operation Christmas Child.     
Please bring your packed shoeboxes on or before Sunday November 19th. 
On Saturday November 18th at 10 am,  we will be having a Shoebox packing party at Kevin and  Jamie Weaver's house. Please feel free to bring a snack to share. Contact Tom or Cath Mayrant if  you have any questions.
  
    

Everyone is invited to come and help decorate the church for Christmas!  Bring your family, kids, Life Group, etc. and join in on the fun. The  more, the merrier! There will be 2 nights for decorating – Nov. 27th &  28th, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm. Feel free to come for one, or both, if you  would like. Snacks will be provided.

 We will be having a dinner after church on Sunday December 3rd to welcome our new pastor Tim Connor, his wife Roberta, and their son Josiah. 


  


 

 GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS


Young Adult LIFE Group @ the Borland’s.

This small group is open to any high school senior or young adult in their 20's. They meet every other Monday evening at 6:30 pm.  Contact Kevin Borland (kborland159@comcast.net) for more information.

  

 

 God has created us with a deep need for relationships. Because He  is relational and we are created in His image. Life groups are small  groups ranging in size from 6-12 adults.These groups typically meet  every other week. If you are interested in joining a Life  Group,contact the  church office.

 

 

 Check out www.cmalliance.org to keep up on everything that the Christian &  Missionary Alliance is doing around the world! Video blogs are regularly  posted by C&MA President John Stumbo, as well as prayer requests and  stories of our missionaries at work across the world, and daily devotions by  A.B. Simpson and A.W. Tozer.

 

 

General Fund ~ Operating expenses
  
Great Commission Fund ~ Missions
   
Building Fund ~ Current building project
   
Benevolence ~ Helping those in need
 
 
 District Events: 
Western PA District News Letter (Click Here To go to Link)
  
       
Did you know if you are a regular attender of a Christian & Missionary Alliance church, you can subscribe to the Alliance Life magazine free of charge? Find out what God is doing around the world through the C&MA through our magazine which has been informing, inspiring and challenging generations of believers since 1882. Simply call toll free 1-877-284-3262, email your request to alifesubs@cmalliance.org or visit www.cmalliance.org/connect.  
 
 
     Check out our Western PA C&MA Camps. There's something for everyone!

It’s never too early to plan for summer! Our district camp has summer camps for all ages – go to www.edinborocamp.org for details. 

Edinboro Children & Youth Summer Camps

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