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TEAM UP WITH WORLD VISION: TWO WAYS TO ENGAGE
3. SPONSOR A CHILD IN ZAMBIA
It is easier than ever to sponsor a child in our partner country Zambia. Provide improved healthcare and education to child in need. Plus, in the technological age, communication lines are wide open for you to get to know your sponsored child via email. Sponsor a child today! Already a sponsor? Sign up for email communication.
4. GO TO ZAMBIA ON THE NOVEMBER GO!TRIP
Travel to meet CPC-sponsored kids and witness rural Moyo's transformation—visit Ndondi high school and Moyo's first hospital. Plus, stop in to visit our partner Jubilee Centre in urban Lusaka where you'll sit in on a broadcast of the Global Leadership Summit with local church leaders. Learn more about this trip and sign up to go!
CITYKID MOBILE MARKET VISITS CPC!
Sunday, September 20 in the CPC parking lot
For those who participated in our Hope For Hunger initiative, you know that this past spring, CPCers prepared seeds for planting with the Seed to City program. Well, the harvest has come—enjoy the fruits and vegetables of your labor! Your purchases help procure the raw materials and sustain the farms.
TUTORS NEEDED FOR CALVARY S.T.E.P. (Student Tutoring & Enrichment Program)
Wednesdays from 5:00-5:45PM followed by dinner at Calvary Baptist Church (2608 Blaisdell Ave. S., Minneapolis 55408)
Calvary Baptist and CPC are partnering in a tutoring program for elementary-aged kids in Kindergarten-5th grade. Students from the Whittier neighborhood receive one-on-one tutoring for homework, reading, and math. A community dinner and church programming for youth follow each Wednesday evening. To volunteer as a tutor, contact Sarah Sutliff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
URBAN HOMEWORKS QUICKSILVER CREW
Weekly at Urban HomeWorks constructions sites; times vary
The QuickSilver crew is comprised of mostly retired individuals who use the freedom of their schedules to benefit low-income families in the Twin Cities. Working at various Urban Homeworks sites, QuickSilvers do everything from rough framing to finishing touches. Bring construction skills or learn on the job. Contact: Cody Menning at 651.308.9864.
GO!Trips are CPC's short-term service and vision trips to see, love, and serve God's people. In 2015 CPCers travel to:
- Jamaica - March/April
- Nicaragua - June (twice!)
- Moyo, Zambia - November
- Lusaka, Zambia - November
- Israel/Palestine - December
- Beni, Congo - January 2016
Learn more about these trips and how you can love and serve God's people around the world this year!
Part of CPC's mission statement is a desire for us all "to live missionally." This is more than doing mission work or service projects — it is about the people of God bringing the Kingdom of God to bear in all that we are and do. But acts of service are a tangible way to live out our faith in the church, in the community, and in the world.
- SERVE CPC
Serve our church community as an usher, Lay Care Minister, Kids' or Student Ministries volunteer, and more.
- SERVE LOCALLY
Serve our local community through meal ministries, Urban Homeworks, prayer ministries, urban outreach, etc.
- SERVE GLOBALLY
Serve our global community through advocacy, as a World Vision sponsor, and more.