FOOD NEEDED YEAR-ROUND!
Please bring nonperishable food items
when you come to church; they will be
distributed in our local community
through the Food Pantry at St. Mary’s
Church in Pacific Grove.   You will
notice our food basket as you enter the
Narthex (the lobby area at the front
entrance of the Sanctuary).  

This is a year-round project of the CCMP
Missions Committee.

Independent and United Church of Christ
Community Church of the Monterey Peninsula
On Carmel Valley Rd. between Carmel Middle School and Rancho Canada Golf and Country Club
(831) 624-8595

Acceptance     +    Nurture    +    Service    +    Grace

Since 1963
Community Church of the Monterey Peninsula         4590 Carmel Valley Road, Carmel, CA 93923          PO Box 222811 Carmel, CA 93922
(831) 624-8595           FAX: (831) 624-8927

Sunday Worship, 10 a.m.
a unique blend of contemporary and traditional
with Reverend Paul Wrightman
(Ordained Minister in the United Church of Christ)

Childcare Provided            Coffee Fellowship at 11:00 a.m.
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Since 1963, Community Church has been a welcoming, democratic,
independent Christian community.  Now
both Independent and United
Church of Christ, our mission is to welcome independent-minded people
of all ages, build a diverse Christian community, and nurture one another
to love God, neighbor and self.  No matter who you are, or where you
are on life's journey, you are welcome here!
Come home to us!
Planning your
wedding?
Audio Files of Past
Sermons
to listen, download
or share
CLICK HERE
"Conversations
with God"
2012 Sermon Series
by Pastor Paul
in Document Format
(PDF)  
CLICK HERE
TILE PROJECT
A tile for our Memory Wall in Woodhull Hall may be purchased in memory or in
honor of a loved one.  For  more information, please contact the church office.
The Towel Team Ministry  collects towels from around
the Peninsula.  They sort, bundle and deliver them to
various ministries in the county so that people without
You can be part of this ministry by volunteering to
pick up, sort, or deliver towels as needed.  
Look for the signup in Woodhull Hall or
call Anne Blume at 375-6164
or Amy Krupski at 324-4803.
Towel Team Ministries
a CCMP Community Outreach Program
ALTAR FLOWERS
and
SPECIAL REQUEST
MUSIC

a delightful way to
honor or memorialize
someone special,
celebrate an
anniversary, birth or
birthday, or simply
enjoy contributing
something lovely to
Sunday worship

Call or email Carole
624-8595
More of Elizabeth's original
art may be found at
www.wouldgodmilkagoat.com
 
ONGOING NEEDS:
WARM CLOTHING,
PARTICULARLY JACKETS,
COATS, STURDY SHOES,
SOCKS, SCARVES,
GLOVES, ETC. FOR THE
PEOPLE SERVED BY
I-HELP AND DOROTHY'S
PLACE.  
MORE INFO HERE
The CCMP Missions Department
invites you to help
homeless women through the
Women Alive! program at
Dorothy's Place
(click here)
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Givingtree Benefit
Shop
Entrance is just
across from Outcalt
Chapel,
in the northwest
(back) corner of the
church campus.  
Open Wed-Sat
12-4 pm
Donations welcome
during open hours!
Lion's Garden
woodcut
by
ElizabethWrightman
Healing  Prayer
is available for yourself or a
loved one, after Worship on the
second or fourth Sunday every month*.
*Depending on other scheduled meetings or events.
Visitors to the church office are
greeted by multi-hued "Joseph's
Coat" rose  beside the office door,
and friendly Carole French inside.
Enjoy the rose garden during office
hours, weekdays 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Yes, we're the
"Play and Pray" church!
Although the sign we used
to be known for has left with
the closing of the golf club,
we still pray AND play, and
we look forward to
new neighbors in the future!
50% off Sale
Every THIRD
Saturday
at Givingtree
click here
MONTHLY 50% OFF
EVERYTHING
SALE
SATURDAY
FEBRUARY 17, 2018
Assistive Listening Devices Available
Sunday, February 18

10 a.m.
(Prelude Music 9:50 a.m.)

Reverend Paul Wrightman
Ordained Minister in the United Church of Christ

"We Become Like the God
We Worship
"

with Steven Yoo, Music Director
and the CCMP Choir
Questions and questioning encouraged!  Disagreement with the Pastor welcomed!  
Join the interesting discussion.  
"It's not your typical Bible Study."
Engaging the Bible with Rev Paul
Wednesdays: 1:15 - 2:15 p.m.
in the Church Library*

Thursdays: 5:30 Supper in Woodhull Hall,
Discussion, 6 - 7 p.m.
*The Church Library is located in the office building.  Enter through the gate beside the rose garden.
Experience new ways of using a journal as a tool for your
spiritual/creative journey.  Additional techniques for
creating your personal daily sacred practice will also be
discussed.  The spiritual journal is a beautiful tool for
deepening your walk with God.
Please bring a journal of your choice, a pen, and your open
heart. No previous writing experience is required.  Join us!
Journaling for the Soul
3rd Thursday each month
2 - 3:30 p.m.

Discover the benefits of nourishing
your soul through prayer, journaling,
meditation and reflection.
 
with Rev. Sibyl Reynolds
and Amy Krupski, Harpist

Bring your journal for reflection following
your labyrinth experience.  
We will walk indoors if raining.
*Community Labyrinth Walks will continue every other month:  May 6, July 1,
September 2, November 4
Community Labyrinth Walk
Sunday, March 4* -  2:00 p.m.
Are you interested
in joining the prayer
chain? Would you
like prayers for
yourself or for
another?
Call the church
office at 624-8595
SOULFUL INTERLUDE

The last Sunday of each month
we will experience a Soulful
Interlude during worship.  
The intention is to offer a brief
Sabbath pause to inspire our
spiritual practices and sacred
imaginations as we prepare to
begin a new month.  This will
be a monthly contemplative,
reflective, and spiritual
interlude to uplift and renew
our souls.
Do You Like to Knit?
Our Prayer Shawl
Ministry meets Tuesday
9:30-11:30 a.m.  All
knitters are welcome!
We meet in the
Broaddus Room, to the
right as you enter
Woodhull Hall.