|2015 Missions Conference - Jan. 25 - Feb. 1
|Scope for 2015 extends to Costa Rica, India and Vegas - It’s a week-long series of events designed to expand your vision for what God is doing all around our world. We have a great lineup of speakers, including Mary Mahon, serving in Costa Rica; Mike Bartel (who happens to be the cousin of our children’s pastor, Shari Dresselhaus) in Las Vegas rescuing victims of human trafficking; and David Grant, who has served in India for over 35 years, establishing churches and Bible schools while also providing relief and rescue operations for victims of human trafficking.
|Special events, schedule - Throughout the week our missionaries will be guests at our regular youth and children’s events, as well as the Wednesday night Route 66 meeting on January 28. Keep in mind that on Sunday, February 1, there will be one service only at 10:45.
Quilts benefit our guest missionaries -
Throughout the year, our quilters meet weekly to lovingly craft one-of-a-kind, handmade quilts. The quilts are then offered for sale with all proceeds benefitting our missionary team from the Missions Conference. Stop by the Quilters table in the lobby on Sunday, January 25, to choose from dozens of quilts and other hand-made items. In the evening, one quilt will be offered in silent auction at the Missions Banquet.
Women’s Brilliance conference -
Fri.-Sat., March 6-7, Orange County First Assembly - Travel to Orange County with other City View women for an uplifting overnighter featuring inspiring speakers and encouraging worship. Costs: Registration plus Friday night lodging at Marriott Courtyard (based on multiple occupancy): double, $130; triple, $108; and quad, $98. Discount for 25 and under: double, $95; triple, $74; and quad, $64. Saturday only is $45. Leadership breakfast at 8 am on Saturday morning, $10. Register online here.
Men’s monthly breakfast welcomes Wayne Francis - Sat., 8 am, Feb. 6, Fellowship Center - In his many years serving in Calcutta, Wayne brought the message of Christ in both message and acts of mercy. Wayne is the special guest at the next Men’s Breakfast, offering buffet-style service and warm-hearted fellowship. A $5 donation is requested. No need to sign up. Just show up!
Club 45 invites kids in grades 4 & 5 - Friday, January 30, 7 pm, The Wave -
Calling all 4th and 5th graders! Come to our Club 45 “Winter Wonderland” Party on Friday, January 30. There will be snow games, prizes and tons of fun. Bring your 4th and 5th grade friends along with a snack to share. There is no need to RSVP, just show up!
Matthew’s gospel is new series for Wednesdays - Wednesdays, 6:30 pm, Chapel -
The weekly Route 66 Bible study begins a new series on the book of Matthew beginning December 17. Route 66 explores the books of the Bible one at a time, chapter by chapter. It’s an insightful, practical ride through God’s word, led by a team of some of City View’s finest teachers. Appropriate to the season, Matthew’s gospel begins with the story of Jesus’ birth. Meet at 6:30 pm in the Chapel.
|Richard Dresselhaus is interim pastor - We are pleased to announce that Pastor Richard Dresselhaus has accepted the Board's invitation to serve as interim lead pastor at City View Church. Pastor and Elnora Dresselhaus pastored previously at City View Church for 33 years. Since stepping down in 2003 they have filled the interim pastor position at 9 churches in California and Utah.