Sunday Bulletin


JUNE 9, 2024

  • 8:30am Worship (Traditional)
  • 9:45am Connection Time, Gathering Space
  • 9:45am Business Mentorship 101, Red Room
  • 11:00am Worship, Nursery, Children’s Church
  • 12:30pm French Worship (Ascension Ministries), Lime Classroom

UPCOMING EVENTS

Mon, June 10

Tues, June 11

Wed, June 12

Sat, June 15

  • River of the Kingdom – Alliance Network Gathering, 8am-3pm, Worship Center *Register online.

Sun, June 16 – Father’s Day

  • 8:30am Worship (Traditional)
  • 9:45am Connection Time, Gathering Space
  • 9:45am Business Mentorship 101, Red Room
  • 11:00am Worship, Nursery, Children’s Church
  • 12:30pm French Worship (Ascension Ministries), Lime Classroom

Mon, June 24 – Friday, June 28

Sun, July 7 – Tues, July 9

  • Cedar Camp, 5:45pm-7:30pm, for ages 3 yrs – 5th Grade REGISTER

ANNOUNCEMENTS


NEW MEMBERS –
In the 1st service welcome: Robert Adams; Tim Hoppes; Nancy Rawson and Tim King; and Jerry and Terri Springston. In the 2nd Service welcome: Donna McGurk and FaithQuest students: Elizabeth Frank and Jon Robinson.


REGISTER TODAY – Cedar Camp 2024 (our re-designed vision for VBS) is July 7-9, 5:45pm-7:30pm for age 3 – 5th graders. REGISTER NOW


CEDAR CAMP MENTORS
– There are two training sessions Sunday, June 24 at 12:00 PM and Sunday, June 30 at 9:45 AM.  Anyone curious about being a mentor is also welcome.  Please indicate interest on the bulletin response.


RIVER OF THE KINGDOM –
We are a part of the Upper Mississippi Valley (UMV) Network (a smaller group of churches from the Alliance of Reformed Churches). On Saturday, June 15, from 8am-3pm, Cedar Hills is hosting the very first network gathering. As a part of Cedar Hills, you are invited to join our leaders for key note speakers and breakout sessions. Register Now.

FUNDRAISER UPDATE – Thank you to everyone who purchased lemonade and goodies from the Girls of Grace missions fundraiser last Sunday.  We raised over $900 to go to our Cedar Hills missionary family currently serving in Eastern Europe.


COFFEE SHOP SUMMER UPDATE –
 The Coffee Shop will be closed until Fall Kick-off. During this time, a K-cup machine and creamer and sugar condiments will be available; please bring your own K-cup and coffee cup. Special thank you to the Sunday morning Coffee Shop volunteers who have helped all year.


WORLD RECORD SHOE COLLECTION
–  Now through June 16, we are collecting gently used shoes of all kinds and in all sizes to break the Guinness Book of World Records! Support His Hands Free Medical Clinic and bring in your gently-used shoes. (No shoes with holes, rips, or single shoes). *Please bind each pair of shoes together with a rubber band. There will be PRIZES for the organization that collects the most shoes!


MATTHEW 25 TRANSFORM WEEK –  Transform brings together community volunteers to complete projects that homeowners aren’t able to do on their own. Register online and select: Cedar Hills Community Church to join the work group from our church and help others in our community! No skills required; helpers can work one or more mornings or afternoons the week of Monday, June 24 through Friday, June 28. Register here


WOMEN’S MINISTRY – Upcoming Events

    • Thursday, June 27 at 6:00pm – Pesto and Pickles Garden Party. Plan for a delightful evening preparing pesto and pickles using fresh garden herbs at: 7875 19th Ave Blairstown, IA.  Carpool will be organized from the church. Stay tuned for more details coming soon. Plan to bring a lawn chair and sweatshirt/blanket to relax by the fire. Sign up to bring a food item to share here.


JOURNEY STUDENTS (6th-12th grade) – UPCOMING EVENTS

    • June 24-26 Transform Week. Join an intergenerational team serving people in our town. Sign up your teen, or come and serve as a family. Register online.
    • July 6, 6:00pm “Tubing in Manchester” Free if RSVP by June 30. We will be doing short trips down the Manchester Whitewater park. Then walking our tubes back to the start. Free picnic lunch will be provided.

LINE DANCING – On Tuesdays, from 7-8pm, in the Worship Center.


LAKE VIEW CAMP
 is excited to announce that summer camp registration is OPEN! Send your child on a great summer adventure where they will swim, fish, canoe, hike, and play crazy games – all while growing deeper in their faith. Lake View Camp offers day camps, overnight camps, service camps, and grand camps. More information and online registration available at www.lakeviewconference.com.  Church discount code: CH2024


ONLINE PRAYER MEETING – Join us Wednesdays at 6:00pm for prayer via the Zoom App.  Use this link to: Join Zoom Meeting: 

  • Meeting ID: 524 352 9410
  • Password: Cedarhills

These meetings are for anyone! Even if you are uncomfortable praying out loud, come and just agree with us in prayer. You are welcome here.

men tap hous atkins connect
MEN’S MONDAY CONNECTION
–  6pm in Atkins at the Textile TapHaus.  Connect with other men, enjoy some trivia. MORE INFORMATION


FRENCH WORSHIP SERVICE –
Ascension Ministries is holding a weekly French-speaking worship service Sundays at 12:30pm in the lime classroom. Les Ministères de l’Ascension organisent un service de culte hebdomadaire francophone le dimanche à 12h30 dans la salle de classe Lime.


NOAH’S ARK PRESCHOOL
Providing a quality education experience to preschoolers in Cedar Rapids since 1969. Registration is open for the 2024-2025 school year. There are openings in our four-year-old’s classes: Mon-Thurs and Mon-Fri. We have a few remaining spots in both three-year-old’s classes: Tues/Thurs and Mon/Wed/Fri. Call for a tour! 319-396-3125.  Visit www.noahsarkcr.org.

LIVE SERVICE FEEDS – now available on YouTube and our website www.cedarhillscr.org.  If you have a smart TV, you can now watch services on your TV via the YouTube app! Follow us at youtube.com/cedarhillscr

GO DEEPER


SUNDAY CLASSES –
Preschool through adult Sunday Classes will resume Fall Kick-off August 18 at 9:45am. Students and youth should fill out a registration form for the new school year.  Adults are invited to attend without needing a registration.

  • Business Mentorship 101 (Sundays, 9:45am), Red Room
  • The Book of Daniel (Ladies study, Tues, 10am), Red Room

Rooted: A Resource for Small Group Leaders
by Pastor Kent Landhuis

For years my men’s small group did what I call “no homework” lessons. We read a passage or used a handout that I passed out at the beginning of each small group and that way nobody had to feel bad about being unprepared… READ MORE

What Were You Made For?
by Frankline Tshombe

Growing up we get asked questions like ‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’ or ‘What do you want to study in college?’ These questions have good intent and challenge us to think far ahead. When I think of what I was made for, I can’t help but think of Ephesians 2:10… READ MORE

Love. Belong. Serve.