last update Feb. 8, 2015


Membership Matters Class: Starting today and ending Sunday, March 6. Location: Classroom A. New members will give testimonies in the evening service on March 13.

Baby Bottle Campaign: Stop by the table in the lobby to pick up a baby bottle to fill with loose change, checks, or cash to support the Crisis Pregnancy Center. The Baby Bottle Campaign is an educational tool to raise awareness about the mission and services provided by the Women’s Choice Network. Please return the bottles by February 14.

Annual Giving Statements: Sign up to receive your annual giving statement by email, and help reduce postage and printing costs! Send a message to to request an e-statement. If you do not use email, printed statements will be available for pick up in January. Thank you for your understanding and help!

"Tightening the Knot" Marriage Retreat: Several Hampton Roads churches are working together to offer a Friday/Saturday consortium marriage retreat on March 4-5. The speaker is Pastor Jim Newcomer. For more information and to register, visit

Home Ministry – Companion Care: Iva Compton coordinates a ministry care group to provide companion care for a few hours each week. Patty Jarrard can use some companion care or meals as she has returned home from cancer treatments. To help, or for more information, please call Iva.

Baby Shower: Ladies, join us for a baby shower for Bethany McDonald, Saturday, February 13, 11 am, at the home of Terry Kint. Seth and Bethany are expecting a girl in March. They are registered at Babies R Us, Amazon, and Pottery Barn Kids.

Church Office Schedule: Colonial’s Church Office will be closed Monday, February 15, in observance of President’s Day. In an emergency, please call the office and leave a message as we will monitor voicemail throughout the day.

Military Life Home Group Study: This eight week study begins February 29 at the home of John and Carrie Foldberg. Sign up at the Welcome Center.

Director’s Choice Night: Directors are planning a fun evening and will let the clubbers know ahead of time what their plan is for the night.

AWANA Grand Prix | April 13: Car kits are now on sale for this year's event. Make sure you stop by the Awana Office on Wednesday nights to pick yours up and get started designing your racer. There are multiple kits to choose from. The kits cost $6.50.


Tuesday Ladies’ Bible Study: All ladies are invited to join us on Tuesday mornings, through May 24, 10-11 am. We will continue our study of Daniel 1-6: Living with the Enemy. Place: Church Chapel. Teacher: Laurel Whitelam. Child care provided.

Virginia Beach Theological Seminary

President’s Hour: Weekly chapel services at VBTS meet every Thursday at 8 am. CBC members are invited to attend. This week Dr. Kyle Dunham will speak on Mark 13, “The End Times.”

Coming Events


Sunday, January 31: Mission Sunday

Sunday, February 14: PM Communion

Sunday, February 28: No PM Service – ABS Community Night

Sunday, March 6: PM Communion

Sunday, March 13: AM: Baptism; PM: New Members Join; Daylight Savings

Sunday, March 27: No PM Service; Easter

Monday, March 28: Office closed for Easter holiday