August 14 Weekly Announcements

Hamilton School Campus Beautification Day!

Saturday August 15, 9am - Noon

Coming up this Saturday, we'll be partnering with Hamilton School to help beautify their campus before school starts. Sign up at the "GO" table in the lobby, then get ready to have fun and meet some new friends.

Explore MCC? This Sunday!

Sunday Aug 16 9am-Noon

Are you wondering about who we are, where we came from, what we believe, etc.??? The Explorer's course is a highly informative and fun way to get better acquainted with our church, its beliefs, history, denomination and ministries. It is the most comprehensive orientation experience we offer. This course is also one of the requirements for voting membership in our church. Please click here for more info or here to register online. If you have any questions, please feel free to call or email Pastor Jeff.

Angel Island Family Bike Ride & Treasure Hunt

Saturday August 22

Bring the kids and your bikes for a fun adventure on Angel Island. We'll be taking the 11AM ferry from Tiburon on Saturday August 22nd and providing the kids with maps to some fun treasure hidden around the island. Bring your kids, bikes, helmets, picnic lunch, and a spirit of adventure! Space is limited so learn more and RSVP at meetup.com/marinadventuresports or email info@marinadventuresports.com.

Annual Parent And Teacher Meeting

Sunday, August 23rd, 9:00am or 10:45am gathering

Parents and volunteers, please attend either the 9am or 10:45am session of our annual Childrens Ministry training. In addition to giving you valuable info, it will allow you to connect with the people who work alongside you striving towards the same goal: helping our kids know Jesus. Please RSVP to stacie@marincovenant.org.

Summer In The Scriptures - The Story Of God

Sunday Series AND READING PLAN

Have you joined in on the READING PLAN? Join us in our survey of the entire Story of God from key selected passages all throughout the Old and New Testaments. Our Sunday sermons will help explain some of the "Who, What, When Where and Why" questions that come up from that particular section of the Bible. Click here for the summer reading plan and read along with us.

Also check in daily to our Facebook page for short reflections on each day's reading.

Join Your MCC Friends & Family For A Campout This Summer!

Sept. 4-7, Labor Day Casini Ranch on the Russian River

Come join us on the Russian River at Casini Ranch in Duncan Mills for the Marin Adventure Sports Labor Day Weekend Camping Trip. Connect with your MCC family for some fun, adventure, food, and spiritual refreshment in this beautiful Russian River setting. Reserve your tent site by emailing Joe & Gail Locati @ JoeLocati@comcast.net. per adult; per child ages 8-17; free for kids 7 & under. Per day pricing also available. More information at facebook.com/marinadventuresports.

Save The Date For "Flights And Bites"!

Saturday August 29th, 1-5PM

Flights and Bites 2015, a fun and favorite fund raiser for Gilead House, will be Saturday August 29 from 1-5pm at West Wind Wines, Nicasio. Go to Gileadhouse.org for more information, to purchase tickets or volunteer to serve!

Some Of The Places For Connection And Growth Beginning This Fall

  • Crown Financial Study - 11 Week Course

Thursdays 7-8:30, beginning September 17th.

Crown is the premiere biblically based source for helping people to steward, first their finances, and then all areas of their life. Come and discover Gods way of handling money. Be set free to earn, give, save and invest in new ways and with greater understanding and wisdom. Registration starting Aug. 30 at the Crown table in the lobby.

  • Mens Study

Mondays 7-8:30, beginning September 21st.

Guys, are you connected? Come be with us on Monday nights! We are starting with a BBQ at Jeff Mazz's house on Sept. 21. Then a GREAT study of a book called Experiencing God. To RSVP click here.

  • Marin Morning Women's Bible Study

Thursdays 9:30-Noon beginning Sept. 10

Join us for Beth Moore's "Living Beyond Yourself: Exploring The Fruits of the Spirit." Registration link and table coming soon.

  • Girls With Swords - Evening Women's Study

2nd and 4th Mondays : Watch this space for more details.

  • MOPs Mothers Of Pre-Schoolers

2nd and 4th Tuesdays 9:15-11:30AM, beginning Sept 15

Are you a mom with a baby or preschoolers? Need a break and some grown-up time of friendship and encouragement? Join us! MarinMopsGroup@gmail.com

  • MomsNext Mothers Of Elementary Schoolers

2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30, beginning Aug. 26

Equipping and encouraging you in the Next stage of being a mom. Great speakers and friendship building. (No childcare provided.) Momsnext@marincovenant.org

  • Solutions Course

Wednesdays 7pm, beginning September 30, in the Point Reyes Room

Well be doing an 10-week study on "Monday Morning Atheist / Redeeming Work. Please click here for information on the course.

  • Spiritual Formation Groups

Various midweek small groups offered in homes:  If you are looking for a small group, or want more information, fill out an online Spiritual Formation Group Inquiry form, and well be in touch.

  • Ongoing Sunday Formation Class

Meets weekly at 10:45 in the Point Reyes Room : Currently studying the Parables of Jesus.