Weekly Announcements

For Week of April 22, 2018


  • For the first quarter of 2018 (January-March), our budgeted giving was $147,450 (based on $49,150 per month). Our actual giving was $120,656, leaving us with a deficit for the quarter of $26,794.

  • Concert of Prayer, TONIGHT, 6-7pm. Everyone invited!

  • Please join R-20’s TODAY at the LejaMeyer’s home after church, 1-3pm. Due to multiple requests, we will be having breakfast for lunch again! Please bring a favorite cereal or other breakfast item to share. Call/text Stephanie with any questions (509)220-2238. Hope to see you!

  • Please join us for our monthly Prayer Meeting/breakfast this Wed, Apr 25, from 6:30-7:30am in Morse Hall.

  • VOCALISTS/MUSICIANS –Please share your gifts in support of worship at CTR (brass, woodwind, strings or vocal) please contact Gordon Jacobson at gordonajacobson@gmail.com

  • The Connect Ministry is excited to introduce The Shared Table—a fun way this summer to get to know each other over a meal! Sign up during the month of April in the basement at Connect Corner (see bulletin insert). Call or text Kristen Caldwell (509) 981-8072 if you have questions.

This Week:

  • Families with special needs kiddos or folks interested in working with our kids with some extra needs, please join us for a conversation Thursday, April 26th at 6:30pm at the Knaggs’ home (10011 N Alberta Ct). Anyone with questions or who’s interested can call Andy at (509) 999-5956 if you can’t join us for one of these meeting times.

  • CRU & Kings Club: There will be no CRU or Kings Club for the month of April. they will resume May 2nd.

  • There are now CASH ONLY offering envelopes available in the foyer for those who would like a record kept of their giving.

  • An opportunity exists to serve on the usher team. We have several vacancies to fill, open to all. Contact Mike at michaelrfunston@gmail.com(509) 951-8896

NEXT Sunday: 

  • 9am Adult Sunday School for April 29: “A Christian View of Guns? A Case Study in Applied Ethics” facilitated by Jim Rosenquist

  • If you would like to update your photo for the CTR church directory, please email your digital photos to either rainerson@christredeemer.com or drooney@christredeemer.com.

THIS Month:


  • NEW date for the Volunteer Appreciation Meal: Saturday, May 12th, 1pm at Carey’s house. Children included. Please Rsvp the office, 328-8700 or raeinerson@christredeemer.com.

  • Reminder: BLOOMSDAY happens in 2 wks! (May 6) There will be no Sunday School that morning but our service time will still be at 10:30am. Please bring a picnic lunch for yourself/family for fellowship on the lawn after the service.

  • CTR has the privilege of hosting a Bible Conference May 18th & 19th with Justin Moffitt speaking on "Ecclesiastes: A Bold and Honest Look at Life and Meaning". Everyone is encouraged to attend and to invite others. There are invite cards available in the foyer.

  • CRU Yard Sale May 5th: CRU will start taking donations now till May 4th for their yard sale on May 5th . Please contact Andrew Marsteller for more details @ 949-836-3611.

Future Planning:

  • The time has started that we begin planning for Camp Crush!!! We are in need of Work Crew members and Cabin Leaders to volunteer for the week of July 9th-13th. There is a small application to fill out this year and you can find Marissa McCauley for those. Please have those in by February 28th by 7pm. For more information, please contact Garret Holley @815-701-6165 or email him @ garrethollety@gmail.com.

  • Ministry Internship Opportunities: Know of a soon to be High school grad, College Student, or anyone interested in getting training and experience in Ministry with an emphasis in Youth Ministry? Contact Andrew Marsteller (Youth Pastor) as there is currently two internship positions available. Applications due by May 31st. 

  • VBS: June 25-28, 9am-12:15pm. "Clap Your Hands, Stomp Your Feet!"

  • Family Camp Weekend: August 3-5; Riverview Bible Camp.