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FROM SUNDAY, October 15

We have an opening for a paid position in our Nursery for Sundays from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 or until the church service is over. The position pays $15 per hour and PA Child Abuse Clearances are required. Let the church office know if you or someone you know would be interested.

Mark your calendars for our Fall Rummage Sale on Saturday, October 28 from 9-3. Monday is bag day from 9-11. $2 per grocery bag or half price on items that won’t fit in a bag.
Proceeds will go to help those dealing with the terrible conditions following the recent hurricanes. Your donations can be brought to the Gym Monday-Thursday, 9 to 3 and Fridays 9 to 1. During the week of the Rummage Sale, we ask that you bring items only until Thursday of that week. We cannot accept computers, printers, TV’s etc. If these items do not sell, we have to pay to dispose of them. Help is needed to set up the sale Monday through Friday and cashiers will be needed Saturday and Monday. Any amount of time you can give is greatly appreciated.

Reminder to CROP Walkers: Your pledge envelope and money are now due. Please deposit them in the box in the lobby behind the worship area or church office.
Even empty envelopes should be returned. Donations are still being accepted. Many thanks to all who participated in this year’s walk!

Mark your calendars for Pastor Drew’s installation on Sunday, October 29 at 4:00 here at COTC. We would like to have a nice assortment of delicious cookies for the reception following. Please let the office know if you are willing to bake a batch of your best cookies for this very special occasion.

Mark your calendars for the highway clean-up on Saturday, October 28 at 8:30 a.m. Meet in the church office for a short orientation. Volunteers must be at least 10 years old and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Wear long pants, comfortable boots and long sleeves. Vests, gloves and trash bags are provided.

Parents of College Students: Please let the church office know your son/daughter’s address as soon as possible. Please call the church office (835-5901) or email: karen@cotc.org Even if it is the same as last year, we need to hear from you. Thanks!

The Prayer Room is now open and available for use any time the Education Building is open. It is located in the room right next to the entrance to the office. Feel free to stop in for some quiet time with the Lord. It is always available during office hours–9-3 Monday thru Thursday and 9-1 on Friday.

Mary Lou Simpson has agreed to recruit greeters for each Sunday. Please help her get started by saying “Yes!” when she calls. Thanks so much to
Deidre Houston who has served in this vital ministry.

We continue to need people to provide cookies for the Sunday morning fellowship time.

Please let the church office know when you or a family member are going to be admitted to the hospital.  We don’t always know unless you or a family member tells us.

The West Millcreek Food Pantry is in need of non-perishable food items. Macaroni & Cheese, peanut butter, cereal, baked beans, tuna, canned spaghetti, toilet tissue, bar soap spaghetti and spaghetti sauce are needed in October, but any non-perishable items you find on sale will be appreciated! Items can be left in the shopping cart next to the Information Center on the first floor of the education building. Thank you for your donations!