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Springs First Church offers anyone to sign up for FREE to our Right Now Media. This resource is full of Video Devotionals from hundreds of well know pastors and authors in the Christian community. Email dmarquardt@springsfirst.org. Just type “Sign me up” and push send. You will be emailed a link to sign up for free.
 
 
 
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Springs First wants to know what gifts and talents God has given YOU. Please let us know by filling out a CONNECT CARD OR visiting our SPECIAL EVENTS counter.

1 Peter 4:10 (NASB) 10 As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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MORE THAN FOOD

THURSDAY’S FROM 11:30A-1P.
 
Text2give at 719-259-3945. Just text the word “GIVE” and fill out a one time registration, then you are set! Give anytime, anywhere.
 
Saturday in the City (SITC) is every 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month. Join us at Prairie Grass Park from 11a-2p for food, fellowship, prayer, and games. The entire community is invited to join us for this free gathering. Hope to see you there!
 
Join us Wednesday nights for prayer! 6:30-7:30pm in the Welcome Center.
Hispanic Co-Ed Bible Study each Wednesday night in the Embrace Community Center (ECC). 6:30 – 7:30pm.
 
October 13 – Fall Community Block Party – 4p-7p. All are invited! Get ready for this awesome night of fun, food, & fellowship! This event will take place in the parking lot, lobby, & the back of the Worship Center. We’ll be serving hot dogs, chips, & drinks. There will be popcorn, cotton candy, face painting, outside games, inside games, & bounce houses. So, save the date and invite your friends and family!  #LoveGodEmbracePeople
 
October 14 – The youth group will be doing a bake sale BEFORE & AFTER church to help offset the cost of Power Surge. Sounds delicious! Let’s support our youth. 
 
October 16/23/30 – Community Crochet Crowd. Tuesday from 12-2p. All crocheters from new to advanced welcome.
 
October 20 – Men’s Brown Bag Breakfast and Bible Study resumes. 8:30a-10a in the cafe. Men, bring your own breakfast and a friend! We’ll supply the coffee and study on Hebrews. See you there!
 
October 20 – Embrace PRC Trick or Trot Walk for Life. Don’t forget to register for the 1st annual Trick or Trot Walk for Life. First 50 registrants get a tote full of goodies!  #youmatter
 
October 28 – October is Pastor Appreciation month. Our Pastor Appreciation Sunday will be October 28th. Bringing cards of appreciation and gifts, is such a good way to let them know we care and love them. They do so much more behind the scenes than you will ever know. We will have a basket out, that Sunday, for cards.
In case you are wondering.. our Pastoral staff includes Pastor Darwin (Lead Pastor), Pastor Jerry Scroggins (Executive Pastor), Pastor Steve Parker (Children’s Pastor), Pastor Gene Grate (Hispanic Ministry), Daniel Holt (Student Ministries Director), and Cas Holt (Worship Leader).
This time of appreciation encourages our pastors more than you will ever know!

November 10 -Preparing for Emergencies. The forecast calls for a possibility of snow next week! Would you know what you need to ride out another Blizzard of October 1997 when Colorado Springs had 24” of snow, 3’-6’ drifts, and Palmer Lake reported 52” of snow and 15’ drifts?

The Red Cross has their recommendations for kits at https://www.redcross.org/…/how-t…/survival-kit-supplies.html Join us on November 10 for a display, presentation and discussion for how you can be prepared for blizzards and other events in our region.
 
November 15 – Michael Jr concert. Don’t miss a night full of laughs with Michael Jr. Comedy in November! Click here to purchase tickets.
 
March 22-24 (2019) – The Thorn is returning to Springs First! As we get info on ticket prices, auditions, and volunteering, we will let you know. We are very excited to host The Thorn for the 2nd year in a row.
 
 
 
 
Here are the Jesus And Guns (JAG) Activities and events of interest 2018:
 

November 10 –  Hunter’s Prayer Breakfast.  7-8AM at Panera Bread, 3120 New Center Pt., Colorado Springs, near Powers and South Carefree. We’ll have prayer, a devotional, fellowship, and swap hunting, fishing & outdoor stories.

November 10 – Preparing for Emergencies.  Are you ready for the emergencies and natural disasters that could happen in Colorado?  Severe Weather, Wild Fires, Power Outages, Emergency Evacuations, etc.  Learn what you can do to minimize the impact to you, your family and friends.   

December 8 – Hunter’s Prayer Breakfast.  7-8AM at Panera Bread, 3120 New Center Pt., Colorado Springs, near Powers and South Carefree. We’ll have prayer, a devotional, fellowship, and swap hunting, fishing & outdoor stories.

 
If you’re interested in the following activities, please let us know.
Concealed Handgun Permit Training
NRA Basic Pistol
NRA Basic Rifle
NRA Range Safety Officer 
Joining a Winter/Spring local trap or skeet shooting team.  
 
If you have suggestions for guest speakers, classes or topics, let us know.  
 
For details and updates on other meetings, visit us on our website at