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)

Godly Play Church School during second half of service     
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
Interested in joining the
prayer chain? Need
prayers for yourself or
for another?
Call the church office at
624-8595
More of Elizabeth's original
art may be found at
www.wouldgodmilkagoat.com
 
Mid-Week Communion Service*
On hiatus until October 4 - see note below
Sunday, September 17
10 a.m.
(Prelude Music 9:50 a.m.)


"On the left He hides and I
cannot behold Him
"
Guest Rev. Elizabeth Wrightman


Steven Yoo, Music Director/Accompanist
and the CCMP Choir
Assistive Listening Devices Available
Families
and
Children
are especially welcome at
Godly Play Sunday School
every Sunday with Linda Lyon
Click
here for more information.
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 service on the
second or fourth Sunday every
month
*.  
*Depending on other scheduled
meetings or events.
Please call church office for further
information.
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.
The lovely Nativity
scene, or creche, by
artist Edyth
Plamondon will return
for Advent 2017,
celebrating its 60th
year!
Yes, we're the "Play and Pray" church!
Although the sign we're 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 First
Saturday
at Givingtree
click here

Mark your Calendars for the next  CCMP Concert Series presentation:
Let this show take you to the moon with the spirit of exploration, collaboration, and
extravagant celebration of our humanity through timeless Jazz standards.

Come and be engaged with rich and dynamic imagination and soul of some of the finest young
talents in Jazz!

Free will offering at the door.
Engaging the Bible with
Rev Paul
Wednesday and Thursday classes
are on hiatus during Pastor Paul's
vacation/study leave
and will resume th first week of
October.
*A Special Note:
Pastor Paul is on vacation and study
leave through Friday,
September
29th.  
Rev. Elizabeth Wrightman will be
preaching on September 17, and
24th.  
Our next Wednesday
Communion at Noon will be on
October 4th;  Wednesday Afternoon
Bible Study on October 4th, and
Thursday Evening Bible Study on
October 5th.
Blessing of the Animals
Sunday, October 8
2 - 3 p.m.

Click here for flyer with complete details
"Fly to the Moon:  Jazz
Concert"

Sunday, September 24
2 - 3:15 p.m.
Join us for an exquisite afternoon of live music
with several of Monterey's young and inspired
artists.  "Oh You Boys" present CCMP Music
Director Steven Yoo on voice, Edward Youn on
saxophone, and Michael Martinez on
keyboard, as well as special guest, lyrical
tenor Arthur Wu.
Photos from the Blessing of the
Animals in prior years.  See
details above for this year's
event,
October 8 from 2 to 3-ish p.m.
50% OFF
STOREWIDE!
SAT. SEPT. 16
12-4 PM