The Fourth Sunday Eat & Meet is CANCELLED for this month because of the Memorial Day Holiday. We'll resume in June!
The Children’s Worship classes will wrap up the Apostles’ Creed on Sunday, June 18. This program will not meet over the summer and will resume in the fall. During the sermon, children are encouraged to make use of the Kids Worksheet available each week in the foyer.
Kickball, that staple of American high school gym classes, is back and better than ever. Members and friends of CTK are considering forming teams to participate in Social Boston Sport's Summer Kickball League at various locations around the city. Team-building is happening at the community group level, so if interested, ask your CG leader for details. Please email Albert Cheng for more details.
Emily, friend of Brooke and Matthew Huskey, is looking for a woman to rent a room in her spacious Brookline home located near the Brookline Hills T stop. Rent is $1350/month (including utilities), comes fully furnished, and is available starting between 7/1 (flexible). Emily attends Community of Faith Christian Fellowship in Brighton. Email her at email@example.com if you are interested.
The CTK Reading Group at The Field Pub will next be reading Taking Pascal’s Wager, by Michael Rota, selected as a Christianity Today book of the year for 2017. If you are interested in joining the discussion, contact Nathan or just show up! The group has a new meeting time: 4:30 pm on Thursdays, beginning on June 1.
Please note the Women’s Thursday Morning Bible Study is now on a brief hiatus due to the summer. It will begin meeting again in the Fall.
Our next prayer vigil will be on Friday, June 9th at 9:30pm in the sanctuary. We invite you to join us as we come together to pray for our ministries and Greater Boston.
Children's Sunday School teachers are needed for all ages during the summer months (from 8:45-9:45am) as we offer a break to those teaching throughout the school year. Please consider helping out even if you will be traveling over the summer, as co-teaching teams or subs can be arranged. Please contact Dana for more information.
Now you can follow CTK_Boston on Instagram to see photos, announcements, quotes and book recommendations from our congregations around Boston. Check it out at: https://www.instagram.com/ctk_boston/ We’re also looking for content, so if you have pictures of church events that we could post, please send them to Sarah Goodman.
Hannah and Trey Nation are proud new parents to baby girl, Verity Ann Nation. She weighed 8 lbs 4 oz, and is 21" long. Congratulations!
Lara and Eric Kastelein are the proud parents to their newest daughter, Diana. Congratulations to the whole family!
Former members of CTK are moving back into the area this July and looking for a place to live within a commute to Malden. $2000 or under per month is preferred. Please contact Jon Zivan if you know of anything.
Julie, Dean, and Abby (age 8) Preston are looking for housing while Dean undergoes cancer treatment at Dana Farber. They'll be arriving in the area around mid-May and will need housing anywhere from 1 month - 1 year. If you have space in your home, or know of other cost free housing available, please write to David Schaller so he can pass the word on to them. In the meantime - please follow the Preston family's journey on Caring Bridge.
Elementary Grade Teaching Position: Grace Preparatory Academy of Greater Boston in Newton (a developing University Model School) is looking for a part-time (20-hr: 13 hrs of classroom time, 7 hours of prep time) Christian teacher two days a week (Monday & Wednesday, 8:00 am to 2:30 pm) to instruct children in a combined classroom. We have two classrooms, kindergarten and first grade and a second classroom of second through fourth grade students. Core subjects include: math, language arts, history/social studies, and science. This position is for the 2017-2018 school year. Qualified and/or certified teachers preferred. For more information on our model of education please visit www.umsi.org and www.graceprepboston.org. If interested, please email questions and resumes to Jenna Wertheimer.
Maggie Coulter, a relative of a CTK AM member, is a junior at RIT and is doing a co-op for a company in Andover from July 10 through December 22. She's looking for safe, reasonably priced, short-term housing within driving distance of Andover (she has a car). Do you have or know of anything that would work? If so, please email Maggie.
It’s that time again—the bittersweet departures for many CTKers graduating and moving on. If you are planning to leave the Boston area soon please email Sarah Goodman to let us know so we can be sure to say goodbye, and continue to stay in touch.
The Boston Center for Pregnancy Choices, a non-profit christian organization that provides counseling and health services to pregnant women, is holding a fundraiser on June 10th; the Love Life 5k Race. A member of CTK, Hannah Ebben, is on the race coordination committee and would like to invite all to join in on the cause! Please contact Hannah with information on how to donate or sign up.
A family of 4 that's moving to the Boston area to begin immigrant ministry work with CTK is looking to rent in the Dorchester/Quincy areas beginning May 2017. If you know of anything or have any space to offer yourself, please contact Jason at 215-280-0176 or firstname.lastname@example.org