Christ Church | Latest News & Updates
CHURCH CALENDAR | NOW ONLINE
Wondering what events are coming up at Christ Church? Can't find that email about the church picnic? No worries! Now you can check out the master church calendar on our website! Simply click on "Calendar," or follow this link: CCP Church Calendar
THIS WEEK'S SERMONS
Unable to attend this past Lord's day? Listen to Pastor Jon's sermons from Psalm 19 and 1 Peter 5:12-14 on our website. Simply follow this link and click "View All Sermons."
NEW PODCAST | WHAT IS SAVING FAITH?
What is Saving Faith? Is it a blind leap? Listen to episode #42 of "Between the Times" as Pastor Jon, Pastor Ross, and Dr. Gabe Williams discuss this very important topic. Listen to the podcast here.
FELLOWSHIP MEAL & FAREWELL | THIS SUNDAY, AUGUST 13
Please plan to join us this Sunday, August 13 for a fellowship meal after the morning worship service. This will be the last Sunday that our summer pastoral intern and his wife, Matt and Kelly Proctor, will be with us, so we want to bid them a fond farewell! Families whose last names begin with A-K are asked to bring a main dish and a side item to share, and families whose last names begin L-Z are asked to bring a main dish and a dessert to share.
AUGUST TABLETALK | APOLOGETICS
If you have not yet done so, we encourage you to pick up your copy of this month's Tabletalk Magazine on Apologetics and giving an answer for the Christian faith. We are confident you will be richly blessed by this excellent resource!
MUSC & FRIENDS STUDY & DINNER FELLOWSHIP | SEPTEMBER 5
We will resume our weekly MUSC & Young Adult dinner and Bible study on Tuesday, September 5. Please consider what friends you might invite, and please make plans to join us!
YOUTH FELLOWSHIP RESCHEDULED | SATURDAY, AUGUST 19
Due to bad weather, we rescheduled our final summer youth event for Saturday, August 19th - for this outing, we will be doing miniature golf at Charleston Fun Park. We will meet at 4:00 PM and conclude around 5:30. In addition to miniature golf, the Fun Park also has a climbing wall, go carts, miniature bowling, and more. Please RSVP if you plan to participate so that we can apply for a group rate prior to Saturday.
FALL CHURCH PICNIC | SEPTEMBER 23
Please mark your calendars for Saturday, September 23 as we gather at Palmetto Islands County Park for our fall church picnic. We will get started at 11:30 and wrap up around 3:00. This is always a great time of fellowship and fun (pastoral injuries notwithstanding) so please plan to join us! More details to come.
FALL SUNDAY SCHOOL
We are in process of organizing the beginning of a Sunday School program begin this fall. If you are interested in teaching one of the children's classes and would like more information, please contact Pastor Ross Hodges for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
FALL MEN'S RETREAT | LIMERICK PLANTATION | DEREK THOMAS
Men of Christ Church Presbyterian, please make plans to join us at our 2017 fall men's retreat where Rev. Dr. Derek Thomas, senior minister at First Presbyterian Church, Columbia, SC, will encourage us from God's Word. The retreat will last from Friday, November 3rd at noon to Saturday, November 4th after lunch. There will be sleeping accommodations for 25-30. There will be more details to come. For now, mark your calendars so that you will not miss this wonderful time of fellowship and spiritual growth. Space is limited. To reserve a spot please contact Pastor Ross Hodges at email@example.com
SPRING WOMENS RETREAT | MARCH 17, 2018 | AIMEE BYRD
We are excited to welcome back Aimee Byrd for our 2018 women's retreat! Aimee is the author of three books: Housewife Theologian: How the Gospel Interrupts the Ordinary; Theological Fitness: Why We Need a Fighting Faith; and No Little Women: Equipping All Women in the Household of God. In addition to writing and blogging, she also cohosts The Mortification of Spin podcast. Please mark your calendars now so that you will be able to attend this wonderful time of teaching, fellowship, and encouragement.
CHRIST CHURCH | 2018 SUMMER MISSIONS
We are excited to announce dates for two mission trips that will be offered next summer. The first will be a trip to Lima, Peru, June 20-28th. The second will be to Cushendall, Northern Ireland, July 11-20th. Both trips will include VBS, evangelistic outreach, Bible conferences, etc. More details to come this fall. For now, if you are interested in participating, please contact either Pastor Jon or Pastor Ross.
THURSDAY MORNING MEN'S BIBLE STUDY
All men are invited to join us on Thursday mornings, 6:30 AM downtown at our Christ Church offices, 104 Broad Street. We are continuing to study the book of Romans using RC Sproul’s commentary. Parking is available on King and Broad Streets, as well as at the lot on the other side of King Street.
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SERMON AUDIO | CCP SERMONS ONLINE
Almost 400 sermons preached at Christ Church Presbyterian by Dr. Payne, Rev. Hodges, and several guest ministers may be downloaded and listened to here: http://www.sermonaudio.com/source_detail.asp?sourceid=cccharleston