Posts from 2021

Posts from 2021

Fall 2021 Opportunities

Fall Kick Off will be this coming Sunday morning at 9:30AM in the main hall. Vicki Vandenheuvel will introduce teachers for the CPC Kids classes, and Rob Gicking will introduce the class for the youth. The children and youth will be dismissed with their teachers for the remainder of the class hour. Adults will also be dismissed to gather in the Community Room downstairs…

Children’s Worship Resumes June 6

Dear CPC Family, We are happy to announce the restarting of Children’s Worship for children four years old through second grade! Children’s Worship provides an age-appropriate mini service for children during the main worship service. We use the PCA’s “Teach Me to Worship” curriculum which follows the order of worship used in the main service (call to worship,…

Summer Sabbatical

Dear CPC Family, The summer is coming, and we are all looking forward to more normalcy as we all hope the pandemic is abating. At the beginning of May, I shared with you that the Session had approved my sabbatical request for this summer. They have supported and encouraged me to take this time to rest, reinvest, and seek renewal. Thank you for all of your encouragement…

Mask Use Update – 5/21/21

Dear CPC Family, First, thank you for your patience, faithful service, and loving consideration of others during the COVID-19 pandemic. As we move forward, we have exciting and hopeful news as we continue to move back towards a full reopening and normalcy. Your elders met this past Sunday to vote on a new mask policy in light of the announced mask guideline changes from…

Update Regarding Masks Indoors

CPC Family, You may have heard about the new CDC guidelines, which allow vaccinated individuals not to wear masks. This is good news. But in the short-term, CPC will continue wearing masks indoors.   Gov. Hogan plans for a full reopening of all businesses in Maryland without restrictions on Saturday, May 15th. However, the indoor mask mandate will remain in effect until…

Where To Go?

I remember back to the start of 1985.  I was making a pro-con list for what I would do with my life when I graduated that May. It wasn’t clear which road I would take yet, but I felt confident that I could handle any path I chose. There would be challenges, but I welcomed them. It was just me, God, and opportunity. Fast forward to this first week of 2021. I’m looking down…