Happenings for April 20

CHILDREN’S CHURCH STARTING THIS SUNDAY

Big news! Children’s Church begins on April 22nd at the 9 am service!  There will be a sign in sheet for children on that Sunday morning. All kids are welcome but the lesson will be geared for Preschool through 3rd grade.

SPRING MISSION PROJECT

Backpack Buddy Walk – Our spring mission project is to collect loose change to raise money for Coweta County’s “Backpack Buddies” program. Children can bring coins and place in the class jug in their classroom.  The class who raises the most money will win a drawstring backpack for each child. The children will also walk laps around the carpool lane wearing their backpacks  They may bring a buddy (stuffed animal) that fits in their backpack to walk laps with them.  Parents are welcome to come cheer on your Backpack Buddy.

Wednesday, April 25 Walk Times                  Thursday, April 26 Walk Times

2A, 2B:  10:55am – 11:05am                      1, 2C:  10:55am– 11:05am

3A, 3B:  11:10am – 11:25am                      3C, 3D:  11:20am – 11:40am

4A, 4B, K:  11:30am – 11:45am:

 

CKPK Summer Camp

Cornerstone Kids will offer two summer camps this year for children ages 2 thru rising first grade.  The cost for camp is $100 per student per week.  Campers will rotate though a variety of hands-on learning activities and art activities as well as play-time and snack-time.  Camp fees will be due at the time of registration.  You may download the registration form from the website www.kids.cornerstoneumc.org or pick up one from the preschool office.  Spaces are limited.

 

CKPK Summer Camp runs M-F, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

June 11-15:  Camping

July 9-13:  God is Great!

 

TRINITY TABLE IN ATLANTA

Our Youth will be traveling to Trinity UMC in Atlanta on Sunday April 29, 2018 to serve lunch to the homeless. We will be leaving the church at 10:00 a.m. and returning to the church around 4:00 p.m.   We will also be taking toiletries and socks. We will provide a container in the Narthex to collect these items as well. For any questions, please call Rhonda O’Rourke at 770-328-9587

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FROM 11:00AM TO 1:00PM ON TUESDAY, JULY 3RD AND THURSDAY JULY 5TH!

Bridging the Gap is running a summer lunch program for children at two sites in Newnan this summer. One site will serve 50 children, the other site will serve 100 children.  For many of these children this lunch will be the only full meal they receive that day. Bridging the Gap has asked Cornerstone to supply 8-10 volunteers to assist on both days with set-up/serving/clean-up. If you can help please contact Karen Peko at ktpeko@hotmail.com or 770-683-5477 (H) or 703-798-3390 (C)

 

JOEY’S TOY BOX ANNOUNCES A BRUNCH HONORING MOMS-MAY 5, 2018

Please join us for a mother’s day brunch honoring moms and raising funds for Joey’s Toy Box. Doors open at 10 am for silent auction and raffles. Brunch is served at 11 am. Tickets, purchased by 4/15/18 are $20, and will be available at the door on the day of the event for $25. All proceeds benefit Joey’s Toy Box. For more information please call Kim Doolittle at 770-490-1641 or visit Joey’s Toy Box facebook page.

 

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD

It’s never too early to collect for Operation Christmas Child!  Our church will take donations with a different item each month. For the month of April, we will collect stuffed animals. Easter clearance is a great time to collect shoebox gifts! The donations will be used at the packing party in November. There is a collection basket located in the narthex. Any questions, please contact Katie Brown at 678-876-6670 or mkbrown864@gmail.com.

 

BUS DRIVERS NEEDED

Church, if you have a CDL license, or would like to obtain one have we got a deal for you. We are in need of qualified drivers and will pay for your training and your license. We have a wonderful bus but not enough people to drive it, so please think about it and let the Joe Steiper, trustee chair know if you are interested. Contact him at Joe.Steiper@delta.com.

 

CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES NEWS

Save the dates for Vacation Bible School. The dates are June 3rd – 7th, and online registration opens April 29th.

Safe Sanctuary training classes will be offered April 29th at 3 pm and April 30th at 6:30 pm. If you plan on helping with VBS. Or any other area with children and youth you need to take this class.

 

UNITED METHODIST MEN

The Cornerstone UMM are sponsoring a men’s retreat MAY 4,5, and 6 at Thunder Scout Reservation in Molena, GA.  It will be a weekend of worship, study, fellowship and fun led by Rev Dr David Bowen.  Our theme will be “Jonah, Reluctant Prophet and Evangelist.” Accommodations are tents with beds and mattresses asdjacent t shower facilities bon the Flint River.  Men and their sons 15 and over are encouraged to attend.  If interested, contact Jim Ivey at jivey@charter.net or 770.328.7642.