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Poppy Day: National Poppy Day

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Friday, May 25th: National Poppy Day “Honor the fallen, support the living.” This Sunday, May 27th, Jan Hinkley will have a table in Community Hall passing out Poppies. Any donation of course would be appreciated. Memorial poppies are available for everyone who’d like one.  Donations happily accepted, with all dollars raised going to support local […]

Hallelujahs From Sunday, May 20, 2018

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Hallelujahs from Sunday, May 20, 2018 Deb Bornholdt and Catherine Wilson have two new puppies. Thomas Hudson, son of Tina Hudson and grandson of Carolyn Hudson, has finished boot camp and submarine training in Groton, Connecticut. He will start technical training in three weeks. Sarah Bogush, granddaughter of Lynda Burns, graduated from Manitou Springs High […]

A Bit of Lawn Care Needed

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Looking for volunteer(s) to mow front lawn weekly: Every Friday or Saturday. Trustees looking for someone or several who could mow the lawn in front of the church on Fridays or Saturdays  through the summer. This would entail using the trimmer, mower, end bagging the grass clippings and depositing into the trash cans on the […]

Westside CARES Newsletter: May 2, 2018

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MARK YOUR CALENDARS * The Feast of St. Arnold Family Friendly Beer Fest Date: Saturday, June 9, noon – 4:30 PM Location: Chapel of Our Saviour Church, 8 Forth St. CSC 80906 Proceeds from this event will benefit Westside CARES and Chapel of Our Saviour In addition to unlimited beverage tastings, activities include the family […]

June Programs at Manitou Library

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June Programs at the Manitou Springs Library Watercolor Flowers with Eric Fetsch, Sat., June 9, 2018, 10 am-noon A Manitou Springs Library program held at the Community Congregational Church, 103 Pawnee Ave., Manitou Springs. Artist, Eric Fetsch will teach a class in painting watercolor flowers. Class size is limited to 12 and registration is required.  Registration begins […]

Wear Red This Sunday

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Pentecost Sunday, May 20th. The sign of Pentecost is the color red. Red symbolizes joy and the fire of the Holy Spirit. Ministers and often choirs wear red vestments, and in modern times, the custom has extended to the lay people of the congregation wearing red clothing in celebration as well. Let’s all wear red this Sunday! Read more about Pentecost in […]

Concert Volunteers Needed: June 1st

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Front Porch Concert: If you would like to help with this event, we have several tasks! Please call the church office or Ann if you would be willing to put your name on one of these. And p.s. the biggest help everyone can give is Spread the Word! Word of mouth, email lists, and social […]

Visions Session: June 12th

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Next Visions talk is Tues, June 12, 5:30 pm, Adam’s Mountain Cafe, reservations under Community Church. Reservations are helpful but not required: contact Church office or Ann 719-685-9305, theshawgers@yahoo.com. Hope to see you there!

Music Board: Coffee Fellowship, May 20th

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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Music, But Were Afraid To Ask… Music Board is hosting Coffee Fellowship this week. Plan to show up for coffee, meet the board members and ask away! They are the experts and ready, willing, and able to answer all your burning music questions. This Sunday is also Pentecost…so […]

Historical Document Preservation.

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 The Community Congregational Church has many historical documents that need to be preserved. Jean Gabardi has volunteered to get this project started. She estimates the start up cost to be close to $300.00. Besides needing archival plastic enclosures, we will need acid-free archival boxes. All the items will need to be scanned, categorized and then digitized. […]