Weekly Announcements - March 12, 2017

Observing Lent 2017; CCFC Lent Devotional available 
Join the church as we prepare our hearts for Easter. Copies of the CCFC 2017 Lent Devotional are available in the foyer and front pew after service or digital copies are available by emailing admin[at]ccfc-church.org. To learn more about Lent and upcoming events, see today’s bulletin insert or visit www.ccfc-church.org/lent
Spring CCFC 101 Class—Saturday, April 1, 9 am to 2 pm
Whether you’re new and want to learn more about CCFC, or if you consider CCFC your church home and you’re on board with our vision, you’re invited to take CCFC 101! This is a great opportunity to get to know the church better and is also a prerequisite for becoming a member. Childcare is available based on number of sign-ups; please contact laura[at]ccfc-church.org by March 19. To sign up for the class and for more info, visit www.ccfc-church.org/ccfc101
Goodbye party for Albert and Emily Chen—TODAY at 11 am
Join us as we send off Albert and Emily Chen, longtime CCFC members, as they begin their journey as missionaries in Mexico City. We’ll have snacks, information about what the Chens will be doing in Mexico, and an orientation to how our World Missions Committee will be supporting them going forward. Party will be in the fellowship hall (basement). For more info, email wmc[at]ccfc-church.org.
Young Adult Ice Skating—TODAY at 6:30 pm in Kendall Square
Join CCFC young adults for a fun social gathering. Invite your friends too. The cost is $5 (skate rental costs an additional $8). Rink is located at 300 Athenaeum Street in Cambridge. Questions? Email jean[at]ccfc-church.org.
Old Testament Survey Class—March 19 & 26; NO CLASS TODAY
Get a big picture of the Old Testament and learn how God’s redemptive story progresses through history and is fulfilled in the coming Messiah. This class meets from 11:15 am to 12:45 pm in the church basement. Learn more about the class at www.ccfc-church.org/sundayschool.
Marriage Retreat on April 22—Registration coming soon
All married couples are invited to a one-day marriage retreat on April 22 at Reservoir Church (North Cambridge). Childcare is provided. Learn more at www.ccfc-church.org/marriageretreat and stay tuned for registration info.