Community Christmas Shoppe
December 14 at Newbury Park First Christian Church. Christmas Shoppe provides an opportunity for families in need to select Christmas gifts for their children at no cost. You can participate by volunteering and by donating new, unwrapped toys and gift cards. Take this opportunity to love our neighbors in need by signing up to help families shop, wrap gifts, lead children in games and crafts, or pray with families. Sign up to volunteer at ACTIONVC.ORG or see Joyce for more information.
Game Night at Roy and Brenda's house next Saturday night
Game night/worship/dinner - NEXT Sat. Nt- Nov. 23d - starting at 6 p.m. at Roy and Brenda Hatcher's home - address, etc. Pizza, salad, and dessert. Bring a dish to share if you can.
Our Women's Ministry is open to all ladies and meets twice a month, on the 2nd Thursday and 4th Thursdays (dates changed during the holiday months).
Wed, Nov 27: Dinner out to Paul Martin's Grill in Westlake beginning at 7 p.m. RSVP to Cecilia.
While Thanksgiving is still a few weeks away, it is never too early to start counting your blessings, which we invite you to do this week.
Upcoming events for your calendar:
Sat. Nt - Nov. 23d - Game night/dinner/worship - at Roy and Brenda's house
Dec. 7th - Sat. Nt- Skating outing
Dec. 14th - Evening worship and CHRISTMAS party at The Place
Dec. 20th - Christmas Friday night Vespers
Roller Skating night
On Saturday, December 7th, we are having a roller skating night at Skating Plus, 1720 Mesa Verde Ave, Ventura. The cost is $9 for skating, and we can skate from 7 to 11:30 pm, (group rate).
Thanksgiving for needy families
The Place is collaborating with other local churches in providing a Thanksgiving meal for the homeless on Thanksgiving Day outside by the Premier Inn & Salvation Army, 2434 W. Hillcrest Drive, Newbury Park. Each church is providing all the necessary items and volunteers. Please click on the link below to see how you can help by volunteering your time or providing any of the needed items. Please do not hesitate to contact Maria Russell (805) 444-1809 if you have any questions.
Nanny & Car needed;
1. Fred & Andrea are looking for a nanny to take care of their 2 and 5 year old in their home 30-35 hours per week (Monday to Friday). Duties include light housekeeping, meal prep and some child transportation. For more details contact Andrea at 805-217-2049.
2. Two elderly ladies are becoming homeless at the end of November and are looking for a used car for free to make their new home. If you have any ideas, please talk to Pastor Simon