China Partnership is a nonprofit organization that conducts theological and church planting training for the Chinese church in partnership with Redeemer City to City and Third Millenium Ministries. CP is currently seeking a Boston area communications intern to assist with content development, editing, social media, and design work. The position is ideal for students interested in working in support services for the nonprofit or para church sector. Interest candidates, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back in October, we started a new challenge in preaching the gospel to the Spanish speaking community. On Saturday February 25th at 6pm, we will have another Worship Service in Spanish, with the ongoing theme: "Uno en Cristo". All are invited to join in this special occasion.
Join us for our monthly Women's Gathering on Tuesday, Feb 21st at 7:30pm, and our Men's Gathering on Tuesday, Feb 28th at 7:30pm! Both will take place in the church sanctuary. All are welcome!
Brendah Ross and her husband are the proud new parents to their daughter Emma Mechele Chisala Ross, born on 1/31/17 at 11:01am. She weighed 7lbs 6oz, and was 21 and ¼ inches at birth. Congratulations!
Prayer Vigil - Join us this Friday, February 3rd at 9pm for an evening of prayer and worship. We'll also be joined by our East Boston, Quincy, and Fall River congregations.
A working professional/freelance performer in her 30's, is looking for a couple or 2 individuals to fill 2 spots in a 3-person apartment. $650/mo per person, plus utilities (gas/electric/internet). Ideal candidates would be non-smokers, working professionals or grad students. Current Lease goes to September 1st with the option to renew. Looking for March 1 or April 1 move-in. Contact Nicole if interested. Apartment details:
- 2nd floor of a 3 unit home
- Located in the Magoun Square area of Somerville
- On-street parking
- Storage and coin op laundry in the basement
- Back deck and spacious backyard
- No pets
We are putting together a directory of faces and names at CTK. We plan to post the directory on a password protected page, as a password protected PDF on the website. If you would prefer that your picture and contact information NOT be available to the congregation, please email Sarah Goodman by February 15. You can also e-mail a photo if you have not yet had one taken.
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 newcomer to the Boston area, Lillian Krieger is looking for sublet housing from February until the beginning of May. She graduated from Rhode Island School of Design in May and was a leader in the Brown/ RISD RUF. She would feel much calmer about moving to Boston if she knew she would be living with Christians. If you or anyone you know is planning on subletting their place, please contact her.
Family Seeking Nanny - A family who attends CTK Somerville and lives in North Cambridge is looking for a nanny to take care of their infant daughter beginning March 1. She will be 3 months old at that time and the family is offering around $15/hr. The nanny is needed 3 days per week during work hours on weekdays. If you're interested or know someone who might be, please contact Annalise Kontras.
2016 Giving Statements will be sent by email later this month. If you don’t have an email address on file with the church and would like to receive your statement electronically, please contact email@example.com. If we don’t have your email address, we’ll send your statement by mail.
The Davis Square Women's Fellowship Group is now meeting bimonthly on weeknight evenings - we will have our 2017 kick-off meeting on Tuesday, January 17th at 8:00 PM at the Diesel Cafe. Come visit the group to enjoy fellowship and prayer with other CTK women in the W. Somerville / N. Cambridge / Arlington / Medford area. Contact Emily Stuntz for more information.
The Theology Reading Group meets at the Field Pub on Prospect Street, Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 5:00pm, beginning January 25th. This spring we are reading Biblical Authority After Babel by Kevin J. Vanhoozer. All are welcome! For questions, contact Nathan Barczi.
On Site Volunteers Needed to Serve PCA Church Plants: Mission to North America’s SecondCareer Ministry is seeking adult volunteers of all ages to serve on site at PCA church plants throughout the country. The variety of skills needed may include mentoring, leading music/worship, administration, construction, or community outreach. Perhaps you or someone you know in another location in the country would be interested in helping grow God’s Kingdom by serving with a PCA church plant. Please take a look at our current Opportunities to Serve at www.pcamna.org/second-careerand “like” us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/MNA.SecondCareer. For more information, please contact Barbara Campbell, MNA SecondCareer Facilitator, firstname.lastname@example.org or 804-339-5005.
Join us for the last meeting in our "Admirable Women & Men" event series:
Family Celebration - Jan. 28th from 5:00-7:00pm
The last day of 2016 is this Saturday! If you're considering a year-end gift, please be sure your envelope is postmarked December 31 or earlier (if you're sending a gift by mail) or initiate your gift on or before December 31 (if you're donating online).
CTK has a lot to celebrate this year. Take a few minutes to read our end of the year report, and find out the many exciting ways God is at work in neighborhoods and congregations around our city. There are also some ideas at the end of the report for how you can participate in the support of the church, both to your congregation and special projects.