Digital Bulletin 5-5-2024

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Welcome to CSBC

Welcome to CSBC. I don’t believe it’s coincidence you are here. God desires to speak to you through His Word. If you listen closely, you will hear Him speak into your life through Bible study during the Sunday School hour, and through the music and the preaching of God’s word in our Worship Service. Whether you are a guest or a regular part of this church family, we want you to know we are honored by your presence. CSBC family, we want to make sure that we show our guests a warm welcome! Please let us know you are here by filling out our digital guest card. We pray that God will bless you this weekend!

-Pastor Dennis Jennings

Welcome Pastor Bruce Humbert

Bruce Humbert is Pastor Emeritus of Sak Trail Baptist Church in Richton Park, Illinois. He retired as senior pastor in 2019, and God has been using Bruce’s preaching and teaching ministry across the country the last five years. We are honored to welcome Bruce and his dear wife, Laurie, back to CSBC today. He will be speaking for us as we continue our series, “Living Life With A Purpose” with a focus on family life.

Honoring the Ladies of CSBC on Mother’s Day

We are so thankful for all the wonderful moms and daughters of CSBC! Next Sunday, Mother’s Day, May 12, we will honor all the ladies of our church family. We are encouraging everyone to bring your mom or daughter (if possible), as well as invite another mom or daughter to be with you. It’s a great way to help make their day special, and even point someone to the Lord Jesus Christ. We will have a special gift for all the ladies in attendance next Sunday morning.

Mothers & Daughters

There will also be a Mothers & Daughters event on Friday, May 10, at 6:30 p.m. Come and connect and share quality time with the great ladies of CBSC and draw encouragement from God’s Word. There will be a baked potato bar and lots of goodies. Information and registration is available at the Info Hub online or in the lobby.

The Info Hub as an App

The Info Hub online provides our church family a centralized place to find information about any event, activity or ministry here at CSBC. To help you stay better informed, the Info Hub can function as an app on your smartphone’s home screen. See Instructions below.

For Android phones, follow these steps:

1) Open Chrome; 2) Navigate to mycsbc.com/info; 3) Tap the menu icon (the 3 dots in upper right-hand corner); 4) Tap “Add to Home screen”; 5) Change the name to “CSBC Info Hub” and choose “add” and it will appear on your home.

For iPhones, follow these steps:

1) Open Safari; 2) enter mycsbc.com/info and tap “Go”; 3) Tap the “Share” button on the bottom of the page (square box with up arrow); 4) scroll down until you see “Add to Home Screen” and tap on it; 5) The Add to Home Screen dialog box will appear; edit it to say “CSBC Info Hub”; 6) Confirm it, and click Add. Safari will close automatically, and you will be taken to where the icon is located on your iPhone’s or iPad’s home screen.

CSBC Night at the Cardinals

Tuesday, May 21 we will have an evening of family fun and fellowship at Hammons Field to watch the Springfield Cardinal take on the Tulsa Drillers! Tickets are $10 a piece and it is $2 Hotdog and Bratwurst night at the game. Join us for a relaxing evening to kick start our summer season! You can purchase your tickets at the Info Hub or by selecting “events” on the Realm Connect App then pick them up at the Info Hub in the lobby. Tickets must be purchased at the church no later than May 19.

Camp Scholarships Needed

Youth camp changes young people’s lives! Kids are often saved through the ministry of a summer youth camp. The price of this summer’s youth camp has gone up considerably, and as a result, the need for scholarships is as acute as ever. If you would like to help a young person go to camp, add your gift amount to your regular giving (through Realm, the website or by envelop giving) and note that it’s for camp scholarships. Thank you for your investment in our young people.

Discipleship Wednesday Nights

Looking Ahead

  • Monday, May 6—CSBC Outreach 6:00 p.m.

  • Thursday, May 9—GriefShare 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday, May 10—Mothers & Daughters Event, 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 21—CSBC Night at the Springfield Cardinals 6:35 p.m. ($2 hotdog/bratwurst night) $10 per ticket
  • Sunday, May 26
    • Promotion Sunday
    • Memorial Day Picnic at Lake Springfield

Thank You For Your Faithful Giving

We want to encourage everyone to be faithful with their tithes and offerings.

You can give:

By using dropping your offering envelopes into the offering boxes in the back of the auditorium and on the walls in the lobby

Through the website at mycsbc.com

On the Realm Connect app

Through the mail – our offering envelopes are postage paid – meaning you can drop your offering in the mail without a stamp. If you would like us to send you envelopes to use during this season, just call the church office and we will be happy to put them in the mail to you asap.

Thank you so much for your faithfulness in giving to the Lord

Realm Connect – Our Church App

Our Realm Connect App allows us to send out announcements electronically as needed, rather than waiting for Sunday to publish them in the bulletin. The Connect App also allows you to be faithful with your giving. Realm Connect allows us to do many things more efficiently and effectively, like managing events, group attendance and communications and so much more! If you don’t have the Realm Connect app, send an email to Info@mycsbc.com We will send a link to the Realm Connect app.

How do I start?

It’s quick and easy to get started:

• Click Here (A new browser tab will open)

• Click the “Sign Up” Button

• Fill out the form

• Click “Continue” Button at bottom

• A Confirmation Email will be sent back within 24 hours

• Follow the emailed instructions to set up your username and password

• Download the app from your phone app store (android or apple)