Registration Extended for the Middle School Retreat Aug 4th-6th! There are still just a few spots left for your rising 6th thru 9th grader to join in on all the water fun and fellowship at the Polizzi River House at Osprey Point. Cllck here to register.

Easy Community Events. This summer we want to make community…easy! Opportunities to gather with others in the same life stage can often be the simplest way to start. Check out these upcoming gatherings and join the fun!

  • July 16th at 12pm  |  50 Somethings / Empty Nesters  |  6200 Pageland Ln. Gainesville – Join the Mitchells for a BBQ at their home in Gainesville. Spend time unwinding and chatting over some great food and company. RSVP: Email Beth
  • July 22nd at 4pm  |  Retired / 60’s+  |  11605 Lakeway DrManassas – Are you retired and in need of amazing community? The Thompsons are hosting a BBQ that will be full of joy and laughter, and they’d love to gather with you. RSVP: Call or Text Al (703) 307-5675
  • July 29th at 5pm  | 40 Somethings / HS Parents  | 24386 Virginia Gold Ln. Aldie – 40 somethings, it’s your turn to gather with your peers! Let’s kick back, and enjoy a potluck BBQ at the Van Meters’ home. Bring your favorite dessert or side and have a good time! RSVP: Text Roberta (304) 654-2303 or Email

Increasing Need for Pot Roasts. The number of men and women is increasing at the Lamb Center (day shelter for people experiencing homelessness). We are responding by increasing the number of pot roasts we serve for our monthly meal. Would you prepare one of the thirteen roasts for July 18th? Bring fully assembled on Sunday, July 16th or bring hot to CPC by 10:00am on July 18th. A simple recipe is on the CPC sign-up page and on our website. Let us know on the Sign-up Genius form.

Extra freezer? We are looking for a used freezer for one of our Afghan refugee families. If you have one or know someone who might have one, please contact Carol Wallace (

Student Ministry Paintball. We had so much fun last time, let’s see if we can top it with another paintball & lunch meetup. Join on July 22nd at 8am at Hogback Mountain. Anyone 9 yrs or older can join (parents are welcomed too) and bring your friends! Click here for more info or contact Brad at 703-957-0426 or

Sunday Seminar “Portraits in Leadership.” We all look to iconic figures – Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, Martin Luther King – as examples of how to lead. Is this actually a good thing? What actually makes a great Christian leader? Come join us as we analyze the virtues and vices of these famous leaders through a Christian lens. We will meet July 30th, Aug 6th, and Aug 13th at 9am in room 201.

Lumina Women’s Conference Reminder. Ladies, we have something so exciting planned for our Fall Conference “Lumina” at the Museum of the Bible. We’ll hear great words from so many inspiring women, enjoy food and build friendships. We’d love for you to be there. Conference is held on October 27th and 28th (it is not an overnight event). Click here for more information and to register.

Videography Notice. This month you may notice Pastor Aaron’s son, Wilson, floating throughout the halls of CPC with a camera. Wilson will be capturing video clips of our people, spaces and ministries in action to be used for our new church website and other materials. Be assured, that no identifying information will be posted publicly, and all finalized footage will be reviewed and cleared before use. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Loralee (


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