August 21 Weekly Announcements

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.

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!

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.

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." Register at the Marin Morning Bible Study table in the lobby next Sunday.

  • Girls With Swords - Evening Women's Bible Study    2nd and 4th Monday beginning Sept. 28

There is so much joy and transforming power that comes from digging into God's word together.  This fall we are doing an in-depth study of James. Please join us as we grow in our walks with God and deepen our friendships with each other.  You may click here to register.

  • Grace, Grit, & God:  A Women's Book Study          1st and 3rd Tuesdays 7PM, beginning Sept 15

Join us as we will be reading and discussing the best-selling book by Judah Smith, “Jesus is _____.”  You can get more info here more about our group and this book.  Come by the Grace, Grit, & God table in the lobby, or click here to register.

  • 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

Well be doing an 10-week study on "Monday Morning Atheist / Redeeming Work. Please click here for information on the course and to register. And click here to see a video of the thinking and heart behind this Redeeming Work 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.