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The latest happenings at CCC

Week of June 22, 2014

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Series / Parables Parables are simple stories that illustrate deep truths about God and faith. The New Testament records dozens of parables Jesus used to teach his followers. Don't miss this series exploring six of Jesus' teachings and how to apply them to life today. Begins 6.29

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This is Freedom Invite friends, neighbors and coworkers to celebrate the freedom of America during a special patriotic celebration service with musical performance by the CCC choir and orchestra. Don't miss out on the fun, family-friendly festivities following the service including free ice cream, live music and a !reworks show. 6.29 / 7 PM / Old Mill Campus / Bring blankets and lawn chairs

CCC Hiring Graphic Designer CCC is looking for a full-time, creative and talented Graphic Designer to design series artwork, support the CCC brand, provide print services to ministries, work with print vendors, and provide design and layout expertise for a variety of special projects. All interested applicants should be willing to attend Christ Community Church. For more information, visit calledtocreate.org.

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Contents Guest information

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Kids Connect

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Students

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8:08 / College

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Young professionals

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Deaf Fellowship

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Classes

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Journey Groups

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Seniors

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Care Network

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Local Missions

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Global Missions

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Renewal

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Announcements

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Serving 10 Kingdom investment 11 Mali Container Project 12

Become involved in the mission & ministries of CCC

Mali Container Project Once a year, CCC sends a large sea container, the size of a semi-truck trailer, to Mali, West Africa, to support many ministry partners. Donate new or gently used clothing and goods to support Hands of Honor, an anti-trafficking initiative in Mali. For more information and a complete list of approved items, see page 12.

Price of Life Omaha Price of Life Omaha is a city-wide event that confronts human trafficking through awareness, community response, and Gospel proclamation. For more information, visit priceo!ifeomaha.org.

Traffick School In preparation for the Price of Life Omaha event this fall, attend Traffick School, a weekend workshop to train volunteers and organizations. 7.11-12 / Friday 7 - 9:15 PM / Saturday 8 AM - 12 PM / Sign up at priceo!ifeomaha.com.

New City Church Bellevue Campus is transitioning from a CCC Multi-site into a church plant. CCC's Governing Board, Management Team, and Bellevue Campus elders unanimously voted to launch the Bellevue Campus as New City Church. Elvin Torres will serve as Lead Pastor for New City Church as they reach the Bellevue area. Christ Community Church / Making disciples of Jesus for kingdom impact / cccomaha.org

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Guest information Contact: Jessica Hawley / jessicah@cccomaha.org Looking for information? Stop at one of the Information Centers and pick up a welcome packet. Visit cccomaha.org for events, ministries, staff listings and more.

Old Mill Campus / 404 S 108th Ave / Omaha, NE 68154 / 402.330.3360 Bellevue Campus / Bellevue University / 1000 Galvin Road S / Bellevue, NE 68005 Online Campus / cccomaha.tv / Sundays 9 & 10:45 AM The Loop / cccomaha.tv / Hourly throughout the week

Kids Connect

Birth - grade 5 / Sundays / 9 & 10:45 AM / Old Mill Campus Birth - preschool / Sundays / 9:30 AM / Bellevue Campus Birth - grade 5 / Sundays / 11 AM / Bellevue Campus

Old Mill / Contact: Kathy McKelvey / kathym@cccomaha.org Bellevue / Contact: Darla Bair / darlab@cccomaha.org What are my kids learning?

4's / Preschool & Kindergarten

Serving in Kids Connect

For ideas on how to lead your kids' spiritual growth, visit cccomaha.org/kids and download the weekly and monthly HomeFront resource for parents.

Scripture: 1 Samuel 3 (God speaks to Samuel) Meaning: God wants me to know His voice Remember verse: Let the redeemed of the Lord tell of their story. Psalm 107:2

See page 10 for serving opportunities this Summer.

Grades 1-5 Scripture: Matthew 28:16-20; Acts 1-2 (Ascension and Holy Spirit) Meaning:  God’s Spirit changes everything Remember verse:  He provided redemption for his people; he ordained his covenant forever – holy and awesome is his name. Psalm 111:9

Students

Looking for more information on CCC Kids Connect? Visit cccomaha.org/kids.

2's & 3's Scripture: 1 Kings 19:9-18 (Elijah on the mountain) Meaning: God is with me Remember verse: Hear the word of God and obey it.  Psalm 103:20

For more information or to be added to the parent email list: Elizabeth Bartz / elizabethb@cccomaha.org

All Campuses Sand Volleyball tournament / 7.8 / 2 PM / Old Mill Campus / Volleyball courts / Grades 9 - 12

Old Mill Campus

B e l l ev u e C a m p u s

Middle School / 6 - 8th

High School / 9 - 12th

Student Ministry / 6 - 12th

Worship / Today / 9 AM / Student Center Freshman Frenzy / 6.27 - 28 / Registration due today

Worship / Today / 9 AM / Student Center

Worship / Today / 11 AM / Student Ministry room Grades 9 -12 Gathering / 6.26 / 5 - 7 PM / 13202 S 38th  St, 68123

 

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8:08 / College Contact: Jared Kliewer / College Pastor / jaredk@cccomaha.org 8:08 is a community of college-age students (18-24) who are passionate about loving God, each other and the city. Whether you're walking intimately with Jesus or just have questions about who God is, connect in the 8:08 community. During the school year, 8:08 meets every Thursday at 8:08 PM in the Student Center to worship in community. School's out! Large group worship services will happen only the !rst Thursday of each summer month. The next services will be 7.3 and 8.7. Check out the 8:08 College Community Facebook page and Twitter for upcoming events, parties, and outings this summer.

Journey Groups Various locations & meeting times see cccomaha.org/college for details Looking to connect and grow in community? Find a Journey Group and dive in! Email jaredk@cccomaha.org for information.

Find us on Facebook 8:08 College Community Stay in the loop with 8:08 happenings & share with your friends.  

 

Emerge / young professionals Contact: Lisa Ashton / lisaa@cccomaha.org Emerge seeks to engage young professionals through authentic community, providing opportunities to build meaningful relationships and impact our church, city, and world. Spiritual development and discipleship are encouraged through Journey Group involvement, as we are being shaped into Christ-centered people. Emerge is comprised of young professionals, typically single or married pre-kids.

Coffee and Connections

Upcoming events

Connect with Emerge and meet other young professionals over coffee. Meet at the tables between Access and the Atrium between services at the Old Mill Campus.

Young 20s Emerge group Meets 1st & 3rd Tuesdays / 7 PM / 20850 Paddock Circle, Elkhorn / Focuses on navigating life as young adults. For singles and marrieds. Contact Dave and Linda Bishop / lindacbishop56@gmail.com Movie on the Green 6.30 / 8 PM / Midtown Crossing (Turner Park) / Join Emerge for a free outdoor showing of Toy Story. Check Facebook page for details. More info at EmergeCCC.blogspot.com or facebook.com/EmergeCCC.

Deaf Fellowship Contact: Mary K Kimmons / mkkimmons@gmail.com Interpreted Service / 10:45 AM Worship Center / Old Mill Campus Seating is up front and to the right of the center aisle.

Deaf men's Bible study Wednesdays / 6:30 - 8 PM / D225 Deaf women's Bible study Wednesdays / 6:30 - 8 PM / D126

Deaf Sunday school / 9 AM Adults / D225         Children / C220

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Community events / Deaf Fellowship meets every third Sunday / 12:30 PM / Westroads Mall Food Court Do you need an interpreter? / Contact Jan Ohlsson / janohls@cox.net for a CCC event or appointment.

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Classes / Groups Contact: Deb Beck / debb@cccomaha.org

Register at my.cccomaha.org

Old Mill Campus Starting Point 8.10 / 12:15 - 1:30 PM An event designed for new guests at CCC. Meet with Lead Pastor Mark Ashton and other ministry leaders. Childcare and a light lunch provided.

Love and Respect Sundays / 10:45 AM / I188 Tuesdays / 7 PM / D126 Learn to communicate in a manner that builds mutual understanding between genders. Contact Sue / sue@vandenbrinkpkg.com

B e l l ev u e C a m p u s Authentic Manhood 2 Fridays / 6:15 AM - 7:30 AM / I188 / $13 / Develop a powerful perspective of your story. Understand how your past affected the present and the future. Contact Jim Ratte / jrnuke@cox.net / 402.290.1508

Discerning God's voice Began 6.3 / 6:30 - 8 PM / Student Center / Know the voice of God, His character and tone, during Priscilla Shrier’s video study. Register at my.cccomaha.org.

Starting Point If you’re new to the Christian faith, just checking it out, or coming back to church after some time away, Starting Point is a great !rst step to take at CCC. Connect with Pastor Elvin and learn more about CCC.

Women's Ministry Janice Cumming / jan1716@aol.com

Men's Ministry Bob Cummings / jan1716@aol.com

Point of Hope 2nd & 4th Sunday / 9 AM / A positive environment for single moms to grow alongside each other with encouragement and life-giving discipleship. Contact Jen Burch!eld / pohccc@gmail.com.

Journey Groups Contact the Adult Discipleship team to get connected in a group / debb@cccomaha.org Journey groups are where real life happens together. Meet regularly to study, pray and grow with others. Belong to a community, be transformed by the Gospel and be on mission for the people in the city.

Why join a journey group? Develop friendships with others The smaller group of people gives you the opportunity to form genuine friendships and care for others in times of need.

Grow in your relationship with God The smaller setting gives you the opportunity to dig deeper into Scripture and ask questions in a discussion-based format. Interact with and learn from others.

Make an impact for the Kingdom Double your impact with your Journey Group. Make a difference by serving together in the city or participating in CCC's partnerships around the world.

Attend GroupLink Meet staff and volunteers who will help you !nd Journey groups in your neighborhood. D126 / After 9 & 10:45 AM services

Contact the Adult Discipleship Team The Adult Discipleship Team will work with you to !nd a group that !ts you, your location, availability, and age demographics.

How do I join a journey group? Start with people you know Ask those you naturally connect with if they are in a Journey Group. If most aren't in a group, consider starting a new one together. The Adult Discipleship Team will help you get your group started.

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Boomers and Seniors New Community Groups help make healthy disciples for Jesus through strong biblical teaching, loving care and dedicated prayer. Dayspring / Sunday / 7:45 AM / C117-C Old Mill Campus / Dayspring is a crossgenerational class that welcomes singles and couples for challenging teaching, ministry projects, missionary support and outstanding care groups. Kingdom Builders / Sunday / 9 AM / C118 Old Mill Campus / Join Kingdom Builders for great times of fellowship, prayer for missions, and learning the Word together. Thankful Hearts / Sunday / 9 AM / Old Mill Campus / D127 / This crossgenerational group ages 40 and up, focuses on Bible study, friendship, life application and growing in relationship with Jesus Christ. Ambassadors / Sunday / 10:45 AM / D127 / Old Mill Campus / These caring and praying Seniors focus on strong biblical teaching with love for Christ, missionaries, and our nation.

Ecclesia / Sunday / 10:45 AM / C118 / A mix of Seniors and younger adults. Sing the old hymns, fellowship, and go deep into God’s Word. Join our caring family! Spiritually Advancing Linked Together (SALT) / Sunday / 10:45 AM / C117-C / Old Mill Campus / Boomers and seniors are welcome for fellowship, prayer, the study of God’s Word and class socials. Stamp ministry Fridays / 8 - 11 AM / D127 / Old Mill Campus / Come join in the work and fellowship. To donate, SAVE ALL STAMPS. Bring 1/3 of an envelope to the Senior Adults booth in the Atrium at the Old Mill Campus. Contact Janice Hurley / 402.392.2109. Summer Kitchen breakfast Summer Kitchen breakfast will not meet this summer, as the restaurant is moving. It will resume in the fall.

 

Super adults Third Tuesday of the month / 7.15 / Old Mill Campus / Coffee fellowship at 9:30 AM in the Atrium followed by a program at 10:30 AM in the Chapel: Dr Jim Eckman speaking on "Replacement Theology: Is the Church the 'New Israel'?" / Thanksgiving Love Offering / Lunch in D127 at 12 PM / $5 / RSVP for lunch by 12 PM the Sunday prior to Sue Beed / 402.938.1570 or at the Senior Adults booth at the Old Mill campus. (No shows must still pay because food is prepared for all who signup.) Senior Lunch & Fellowship First Tuesday of the month / 7.1 / Old Mill Campus / D127 / Let the games begin! Bring a game to play, bring a friend. / $5 / Come sing patriotic songs and listen to Sandy Carroll share Traditions and play her dulcimer. / 11:30 AM / RSVP by noon the Sunday prior to Margaret Betten / 402.556.8395 or Esther Lee Hetterich / 402.934.4976 or at the Senior Adults booth at the Old Mill campus. (No shows must still pay because food is prepared for all who signup.)

Care Network Contact: Sue Beed / sueb@cccomaha.org Stephen Ministers

Benevolence Ministry

Stephen Ministers are prepared with a breadth of skills to help in times of difficulty and crisis. Stephen Ministers care, while Christ heals. Stephen Ministers meet with a Care Receiver for an hour per week to extend help and care. Care Receivers have experienced dramatic changes in their lives as a result of the consistent, caring concern of the Stephen Ministers. Con!dentiality is always observed within this ministry.

The Benevolence Team assists with immediate and emergency needs, distributing designated funds as an expression of God’s love. The team provides spiritual support and next steps for positive life change. Oil Change volunteers and pantry staples are welcome. To learn more contact donig@cccomaha.org.

Stephen Ministers are available in the Prayer Room each Sunday. Please contact a Stephen Leader if you or someone you know needs the care of a Stephen Minister. Kurtis Kammerer / kurtisk@cox.net / 402.682.1088 Sherri Esterling / sesterling84@gmail.com / 402.332.7369 Jim Jensen / jdj0547@gmail.com / 720.276.5431 Lorraine Street / lstreet245@gmail.com / 402.964.0841 Paul Gedden / paulg@cccomaha.org / 402.740.2532

Paper towels - single rolls Dish soap Deodorant Canned soup - 10.75 oz Toilet tissue - 4-packs Laundry soap - 50-100 oz

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To support the pantry, use this list:

Toothpaste Paper grocery bags Facial tissue Shampoo    

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Prayer for Local Missions

Local Missions

Multiply citywide impact Contact: Eric Carpenter / ericc@cccomaha.org Appliance Donations

Second Saturday Serve

Donate new or gently used fridges, dishwashers, ovens, washers and dryers, and microwaves to Bridge Church. Pickup of appliances available. Contact Eric / ericc@cccomaha.org.

Serve the Village One neighborhood each second Saturday of the month. Sign up online at cccomaha.org/events. 7.12 / 10 AM - 12 PM / Serve through house painting. 8.9 / 10 AM - 12 PM / Serve alongside Abide Omaha. Sign up at cccomaha.org/events or contact Eric / ericc@cccomaha.org.

Community projects and events Bridge Church / Sundays / 10 -11 AM / Omaha North High School / 4410 N 36th St Compass / Grades 1 - 6 afterschool program / M - Th / 4 - 6 PM / 1723 N. 33rd St Village One Dinner / last Monday of the month / 6 - 7 PM / 3525 Seward St Bridge2Health Clinic / 2nd and 4th Saturdays / Compass building / 1723 N. 33rd St Village One outreach dinner / 6.30 / 5 - 6:30 PM / 3526 Seward / Serve the Village One neighborhood by preparing food for a community dinner. Compass Summer Leap / 6.2 - 7.11 / 9:30 AM - 4 PM / Serve at the Compass Summer Leap mentoring program. Contact Jenny / Jennyb@cccomaha.org. Abide block parties / 8.5 / 6 - 8 PM / Volunteer at several fun-!lled block party with Abide Omaha. Contact Eric / ericc@cccomaha.org for more information. Summer U with Bridge Church / 6.23-27 / 5 - 7 PM / Skinner Elementary / Volunteer for Summer U with Bridge Church, an energetic, fun-!lled week with singing, games, activities, and teaching. For more information or to volunteer, contact Eric / ericc@cccomaha.org.

 

These are prayer requests and praises for local ministries, partners, and items of great need. Bridge Church / Pray for church leaders and for new believers to be discipled. CCC / Pray for our partnerships and ability to lead well. Compass / Pray for the spiritual and physical health of students. Omaha Street School / Pray for rest and rejuvenation for staff. Praise God for 7 seniors who graduated this year. Open Door Mission / Pray for staff transitioning into new roles of leadership. Release Ministry / Pray for the students' transitions into daily routines. Village One / Pray for relationship building in Omaha.  

Compass Ministries Energetic volunteers and generous !nancial partners enable Compass to implement ministry to at risk youth in the Village One neighborhood. To make a !nancial contribution, designate your gift on your weekly CCC giving envelope. Contributing to Compass is a great way to invest in the lives of kids and encourage hope in our city. To volunteer, contact Jenny Burg / jennyb@cccomaha.org.

Compass is a non-pro!t 501(C)3 and all gifts are tax deductible. To learn more, visit compassomaha.org.

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Global Missions Contact: Craig Walter / craigw@cccomaha.org Missionary Needs Lisa, a CCC International worker serving in South Asia, will be home June 16 to the end of August. She needs a vehicle to drive during this time. If you can provide for all or part of the time, contact Craig / craigw@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1536.

Perrotto family $nancial update

Prayer for Missions Norman & Vickie Sutton (Guatemala) Pray for our two new baby girls, who both lost their mothers. Mike & Sue Farho (Tunisia) - Pray for revivial in Tunisia.

Matt and Teri Perrotto, along with their !ve children, moved to the Domincan Republic in April. They sought to raise $80,000 for their service for two years. Through one-time gifts and monthly giving from CCC, they have raised about $76,000. Thank you for your giving. Learn more about the Perrottos at perrottofamilyinthedr.blogspot.com.

Carey Schlieker (Mali) - Pray for my medical procedure this summer at home and for a quick recovery.

Short term missions

Jenn Yee (China) - Praise God I was able to lead a friend to Christ.

To learn more about any of these short-term mission trips, visit cccomaha.org/stm. China / Teaching and mentoring Christian women October 20 - 30, 2014 / Need: 4 women / Cost: $3,200 CCC needs four women who desire to minister to women of all ages in Beijing and Tianjing. The trip needs two women to teach in a large group setting, and two women to do one-on-one ministry. Topics include marriage, motherhood, singleness, contentment, and godliness. Mali / Ministering to house girls through Hands of Honor November 14 - 23, 2014 / Need: 4 - 6 women / Cost: $2,800 CCC needs four to six women to partner with Hands of Honor in Mali, an anti-trafficking ministry. Ministry activity has not been determined, but will involve working with the housegirls in the program. Mali / Outreach through animal innoculations January 2015 / Need: 5 - 7 adults / Cost: $2,800 Each year, CCC sends a team to Mali to innoculate livestock in rural villages. Malian pastors use this outreach to open doors for the Gospel. No large animal experience required, but you must be willing to work hard and get dirty. Mali / Outreach through rural medical clinics February 2015 / Need: 5 - 8 medical personnel, specically MDs, PAs, or NPs / Cost: $2,800 Each year, CCC sends a team to Mali to provide basic medical care in rural villages. The team will treat several thousand women and children. Malian pastors use this outreach to open doors for the Gospel. For more information, contact Craig Walter / craigw@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1536 / or visit cccomaha.org/stm.

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Lisa (South Asia) - Pray that God would use the new Jesus !lm to draw people to himself. Mike & Anneke Painter (Brazil) - Pray as we move from Brazil back to the States. Matt & Teri Perrotto (Dominican Republic) - Pray for the Perrotto family as they adjust to life in the DR. Shawn & Becky McCabe (Mali) - Pray we !nd the right 15 girls as we launch Hands of Honor ministry for house girls. Graham & Carrie Frank (India) - Pray as we transition to our new role in Colorado Springs. CCC Missionaries: Pray for God’s special protection on all CCC workers around the world. CCC supports over 20 families and individuals in 14 different countries.

The Great Commission Fund The Great Commission Fund (GCF) is your opportunity to reach a lost world with the hope of Jesus. The GCF gives Alliance missionaries and creative access workers the freedom to answer their call to ministry without the worry of raising funds, depending instead on God to supply their needs through the giving of faithful people. Partner with the Alliance to build Christ’s church around the world with your giving to the GCF. Designate your gift weekly or a one-time gift on your offering envelope or through eGiving at cccomaha.org/give.

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Renewal

Groups focused on healing and growth, removing barriers limiting an individual's connection with God and others.

Contact: Marc Montanye / marcm@cccomaha.org Monday groups Restoration / First Monday of the month / 7 PM / Old Mill Campus / Support and a safe environment for those whose loved ones struggle with sexual identity. Contact Sue Beed / 402.938.1570 / sueb@cccomaha.org.

Tuesday groups Addictions / Ongoing / 7 PM / Battling addictions to alcohol and other drugs can cause instability, guilt and even shame in a person's life and the lives of those around them. Tear down the walls that keep us from living a life !lled with forgiveness and freedom. Contact Marc Montanye / marcm@cccomaha.org Boundaries / 7 PM / Helps women have clear physical, mental, emotional and spiritual boundaries, leading to a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Contact Laura Carroll / lauradawn08@yahoo.com / 402.212.5463. DivorceCare / 7 PM / Weekly video and support group to help you heal from the hurt of divorce or separation. Contact Mary Lou Rodgers / marylrodgers@yahoo.com / 402.619.1205 / or Wade Schmucker / 402.657.4388 Emotionally Healthy Spirituality / for Women / 6:30 PM / Began 6.3 / Explore traits of a healthy spiritual follower of Jesus, discover barriers that limit our ability to connect with Christ and experience strategies to abide in Christ. Materials $25. Contact Jo Bonifant / jbonifant7@gmail.com. Fresh Hope / Ongoing / 7 PM / Fresh Hope provides a safe setting for people who have mood disorders, and family and friends. Share insights, progress and setbacks, exchange info and encouragement in a Christian context to !nd joy and purpose in life. Contact Marc / marcm@cccomaha.org

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Hope After Betrayal / 7 PM / F254 / When the dream of the ideal relationship, marriage or family has been shattered, hope is needed to restore and become whole again. Contact Nancy Hanson / jbonanny@hotmail.com / 308.631.1200 In The Wild%owers / for Women / 6:45-8:45 PM / Next session begins Fall 2014 / This DVD series is an intense focusjoining with others and with God to begin processing & healing the damage from past sexual abuse events. Limited class size / Workbook $19 / Contact Gloria / gloryb2u@cox.net / 402.968.0395. Love and Respect / Began 4.8 / 7 PM / D126 / Learn to communicate in a manner that builds mutual understanding between genders. Contact Sue / sue@vandenbrinkpkg.com Men of Integrity / Ongoing / 7 PM / Men of Integrity helps men address lust in a safe, grace-!lled environment that promotes honesty with yourself, others and God. Contact Marc Montanye / marcm@cccomaha.org Omaha Career Networking Group / Ongoing / 7 PM / Job hunting tips, professional advice on sharpening job hunting skills, professional speakers, programs, and other resources. For more information, visit godlyjobsearch.com. Employers, send job opportunities to info@godlyjobsearch.com. Contact Mike Familetti / 402.321.9822 Redemption / 7 PM / E149 / Note: Redemption is not meeting currently. Contact Marc Montanye for more information / 402.216.3538 / marcm@cccomaha.org

Thursday groups Relationships 101 for Men / Ongoing / 7 PM / Helps men build and maintain healthy, life-giving relationships. Explore issues such as boundaries, self esteem, communication and healing. Contact Marc Montanye / marcm@cccomaha.org Survivors of Sexual Abuse / 7 PM / E240 / Meets 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month / A !rst-step, safe place for women to face the truth of their abuse and learn to trust again. SoSA works out of "When Trust Is Lost" by Dr. Dan Allendar. Contact Gloria / 402.968.0395 / gloryb2u@cox.net

Friday groups Resolve / Ongoing / 12 PM / An entry point and practical next steps for men striving for sexual purity. Contact Marc Montanye / marcm@cccomaha.org Father Heart / Hope for men struggling with speci!c men’s issues, sexuality, porn, father wounds. Explore, discover God’s design and plan. Contact Lyle Burkle / 402.498.0404 / lyleburkle@yahoo.com  

Other Theophostic Prayer Ministry / Experience relief from emotional pain through prayer as the Spirit of God uncovers lies in core belief systems, and replaces them with God’s perspective and truth. Contact Sue Beed / 402.938.1570 / sueb@cccomaha.org Counseling Ministry / Experience victory through wise guidance and direction by trained volunteer counselors or professional therapists. Contact Sue Beed for an appointment / 402.938.1570 / sueb@cccomaha.org

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Announcements Submissions: hub@cccomaha.org / By 10 AM the Tuesday prior to the Sunday you'd like them published.

Baptism on the Green 8.17 / Old Mill Campus / Anyone who has accepted Jesus Christ as his or her Lord and Savior is ready to be baptized. If you have not taken this step, plan to participate in Baptism on the Green. Sign up at cccomaha.org/baptism. For more information, contact Sandy Carroll / 402.938.1540 / sandyc@cccomaha.org

CCC Hiring Graphic Designer CCC is looking for a full-time, creative and talented Graphic Designer to design series artwork, support the CCC brand, provide print services to ministries, work with print vendors, and provide design and layout expertise for a variety of special projects. All interested applicants should be willing to attend Christ Community Church. For more information, visit calledtocreate.org.

ICON property Send your name suggestions to nameit@cccomaha.org for a chance to name the newly-acquired ICON property.

CBMC Golf Tournament 6.30 / 10:30 AM / Oak Hills / 12325 Gol!ng Green Drive / Don't miss the annual CBMC Heartland Golf Tournament, featuring former Creighton basketball player and speaker Josh Dotzler. For more information, contact John Reimer / jreimer@cbmc.com / 402.493.4495 or visit cbmcgolf.com.

B e l l ev u e C a m p u s Love Dare Participate in the Bellevue Campus Love Dare, a summer adventure in learning how to love children and each other better. Encourage others through the CCC Bellevue Facebook page. Sign up for a free devotional book at the Women’s Ministry table or contact Janice Cummings / jan1716@aol.com or Darla /  Darlab@cccomaha.org.

Open Door Mission jobs Open Door Mission has several employment opportunities. Contact Amber / abriggs@opendoormission.org or visit opendoormission.org.

Christmas in June The Alliance Women are collecting small toys, books and school supplies to bless 13 missionary kids, ages newborn - 15. Donate any gifts at the MK Christmas box at the Senior Booth in June. For more information, contact Moni / 402.669.8010.

Frank family reception 6.30 / Old Mill Campus / D127 / 5:30 PM / Attend a special program hosted by the Alliance Women as they welcome back the Frank family, who have been serving in India. Join them for supper at 5:30 PM with program to follow at 6:15 PM. For more information, contact Moni / 402.669.8010.  

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Serving

Old Mill Campus

B e l l ev u e C a m p u s

Connectors

Octagon Team

Kids Connect Volunteers

Help guests connect at CCC.  Serve before church or between services. Paula Hardin / plhardin@cox.net / 402.444.2852.

Provide a friendly welcome at the Old Mill Campus throughout the week. Merna / mernaa@cccomaha.org / 402.330.3360.

Facility Maintenance

Oil Change Ministry

Provide regular maintenance for the Old Mill Campus. Tim / tima@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1582.

Experience with basic car repair required. Bless single women and senior women through oil changes. 1st & 3rd Saturdays. Darrell Bush / 402.672.9603

It takes many energetic people to make the quality kids program happen each week. Sign up at the Connect table to volunteer on a rotating schedule or contact Darla Bair / darlab@cccomaha.org / 402.682.1412

Jail Ministry Become a Prayer Partner or Worship Leader during Sunday services. Marc / marcm@cccomaha.org / 402.216.3538

Kids Connect summer volunteers There are many opportunities to serve with a small group of children, in various support roles, during the months of June through August. Kathy / kathym@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1520.

Kids Connect weekday volunteers Kids connect needs volunteers during the week to help prepare for Sunday. Kathy / kathym@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1520.

Renewal groups Volunteer in the childcare ministry for Tuesday Renewal groups / 6:45 - 8:30 PM / Michelle / michelleb@cccomaha.org / 402.578.3892

Summer U with Bridge Church Volunteer for Summer U with Bridge Church, an energetic, fun-!lled week with singing, games, activities, and teaching. Summer U with Bridge Church will be held at Skinner Elementary, 6.23-27 / 5 - 7 PM. Eric / ericc@cccomaha.org.

Traffic Team Direct traffic at the Old Mill Campus. Tim / tima@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1582. 

Landscape team

Wedding Ministry team

Join the Landscape team to keep CCC beautiful. Tammy Ratte / jrnuke@cox.net

Volunteer wedding coordinators are needed. Free training will be provided. People skills and resourcefulness a must. Contact Sue / sueb@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1570.

Medical Team Trained medical professionals are needed to serve on Sunday mornings. Jillian / jillianjankovich@gmail.com.

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Kingdom investment Contact: Doni Gregory / donig@cccomaha.org to receive envelopes eGiving Registration: my.cccomaha.org Financial resources are a blessing, a result of God’s provision and a tool to be used to worship God. Followers of Christ acknowledge that material possessions belong to God and the return of money to the local church is an investment in the Kingdom.

eGiving eGiving makes giving consistent and simple. Sign up at my.cccomaha.org.

What should I know about Kingdom investing? It is a privilege to participate in the work of the local church by contributing cheerfully, sacri!cially and generously (emphasis on 2 Corinthians 8 and 9). Through prayer, seek a clear conscience in regard to investing in the work God has given CCC to accomplish. If you are visiting or you are not yet a follower of Christ, make today’s priority to focus on the larger issue: the relationship God offers through Jesus. Contact Tim Perry if you have questions about your faith journey / timp@cccomaha.org.

How do I participate? Participate during services at both campuses or set up eGiving online. You may also place checks or cash in the secure giving box on the wall near the office entrance at the Old Mill Campus.

An offering envelope is required to obtain a receipt for cash offerings. Contribution envelopes can be obtained at the Old Mill Campus from the Office Services Window, and service venues. At the Bellevue Campus, they are located at the Information Table.

Double your impact / DYI From its beginning in 1921, CCC has moved forward by listening to God’s leading for future direction. In 2010 following an extended season of prayer, CCC elders, pastors, staff and key leaders responded to God’s prompting by initiating a spiritual journey with exponential impact. This vision, overwhelmingly embraced, is a promise

to make disciples of Jesus for Kingdom Impact and a commitment to fund the vision with $9.5 million over three years. By faith as campus impact is maximized, citywide impact multiplied and global impact magni!ed, thousands will join the family of God. As the blessings of this generation are added to the spiritual foundations of CCC’s rich spiritual

heritage, children will mature in Christ, neighborhood congregations will be born, disciples will emerge and love will be poured out worldwide.

Business Information General Fund giving May received May budgeted Above/(below) budget

$389,544 $420,000 ($30,456)

YTD 2014* YTD 2013 same period Above/(below) 2013

$2,177,213 $2,147,883 $29,330

General Fund expenses May actual May budgeted Above/(below) budget YTD thru May 2014 YTD thru May 2013 Above/(below) 2013

General Fund through May 2014 Giving $1,923,480 Expenses $2,322,865 Excess/(de!cit) ($399,384) Great Commission Fund $297,913 Received YTD 2014* $351,016 Received YTD 2013 ($53,103) Above/(below) 2013

Attendance Sunday, 6.15.14 Old Mill Campus: 2,634 Bellevue Campus: 88 Douglas County Jail Campus: 90 Online Campus: 350 The Loop: 120 Total: 3,282

$531,868 $554,988 ($23,120) $2,322,865 $2,160,806 $162,059

*Year-to-date (YTD) information is updated weekly; monthly information is updated !rst week of each month.

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Mali Container Project Once a year, CCC sends a large sea container, the size of a semi-truck trailer, to Mali, West Africa, to support many ministry partners, including the Bongolo hospital, Bethel Bible School, and the newest initiative, Hands of Honor.  Bongolo Hospital needs medical supplies and equipment, such as surgery tables, stretchers, and items for hospital workers. Bethel Bible School needs large whiteboards for classrooms, as well as paint and other construction items to complete the new student housing. CCC will send a tractor for a new sustainable !sh-farm project ran by Shawn and Becky McCabe.

Hands of Honor Hands of Honor is an anti-trafficking initiative in Mali, created by Shawn and Becky McCabe. It reaches out to teenage girls who are domestic servants, but are often mistreated. An important commercial trade in Mali is the selling of used clothing, accessories, and toys. Many stores sell used goods from the United States, and the missionaries often !nd goods with Goodwill tags still attached. Hands of Honor will have a booth at the Monday market, where the girls will sell items. Pro!t from the sales will support the ministry and give the girls tangible ways to make money.  See the list to the right for speci"c clothing and goods to donate.

Missionary families Donate boxes of cereal to send in the sea container to bless the missionaries and their families serving in Mali. The goal is to send 500 boxes. For more information, contact Craig Walter / craigw@cccomaha.org / 402.938.1536

Approved clothing and goods for Hands of Honor Men’s clothing Women’s clothing (including bras and sleep-wear) Junior’s clothing Children’s clothing (including underwear) Infant’s clothing (including cloth diapers) Shoes for all ages Lightweight scarves Purses Belts Sunglasses Jewelry Baseball hats Watches Soccer cleats Shin guards Soccer balls Dressed Barbies Dolls Balls Small cars (no remote control) Matchbox cars Small stuffed animals Back packs Water bottles 

Items not to include Winter outerwear such as heavy jackets Winter boots Gloves Maternity clothing Ladies sizes in shorts Ladies sizes in swimsuits Wallets Board games Books Activity toy sets Electronic items Bulky items that take up space Decor

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