2655 Briargate Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80920 719.598.7013

NEWS & EVENTS

Check out Sunrise Church's news and happenings.

We'd love for you to participate in one of our classes or events detailed below.

LABYRINTH TIMES FOR HOLY WEEK

Monday, April 15 5:00pm – 8:30pm

Tuesday, April 16 9:00am – 8:30pm

Wednesday, April 17 9:00am – 8:30pm

Thursday, April 18 9:00am – 1:00pm

LET'S GO FLY FISHING!

Our fly-fishing group, Tight Lines for Christ, will be starting back up in April.  We do one outing per month while the weather is good. Dates and locations change each month depending upon the best places to fish.  The April outing will be on Friday, April 26, to the Arkansas River between Canon City and Salida to try and catch the famous Mother’s Day Caddis Hatch.  Please contact Dave Cook at sybo02@yahoo.com or 719-440-4900 to confirm a spot and for trip information.

SERVICE WITHIN A SERVICE ON APRIL 28TH

The Missions Team invites you to join them in putting together kits:  a water bottle, granola bar, pair of socks, and note of encouragement.  This activity will take place during worship services on April 28. The Missions Team has purchased the supplies, but they would appreciate donations to defray the cost.  Thank you for your continued support!

FOOD TRUCK SUNDAY

Join us Sunday, April 28, for Food Truck Sunday!  Food trucks will be in our parking lot from 9:00am to 1:00pm.  There will be activities and community fun for the entire family, so bring your friends and neighbors!  If you have any questions, contact Matt at mattl@sunriseumc.com.

ABLAZE! YOUNG ADULT GROUP

If you are college-aged or older, you are invited to join our young adult group.  We meet to discuss life and faith, in all of their complexities. Our next meeting is on Sunday, April 28, at 1:00 pm and lunch will be provided.  To receive the email newsletter or to get more information, email gabbys@sunriseumc.com.

HIGH SCHOOL GAME NIGHT

All high school students are invited to attend the last game night of the spring!  Mark your calendars for Sunday, April 28, from 6:00 to 7:00pm. There will be yummy snacks and lots of games.  For more information, email students@sunriseumc.com.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

Join Sunrise Children’s Ministry June 17-21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, for VBS!  Kids will be challenged to raise their game because knowing God and trusting in Jesus fills each of us with the Fruit of the Spirit through our theme POWER UP.  There will be crafts, games, snacks, and more. Registration begins May 1, cost is $10/kid or $25/family. Scholarships are available upon request. For more information, email childrensministry@sunriseumc.com.

MAY CONCERTS IN THE SUNRISE SANCTUARY

All are free!  Invite your friends.

Saturday, May 4 7:30pm Pikes Peak Ringers

Sunday, May 5 3:00pm George Millholland & Friends Hymn Sing

Sunday, May 19 3:00pm Skylark Flute Quartet

SUMMER WITH STUDENT MINISTRIES

This summer, Sunrise is welcoming a mission organization, Next Step, into our building!  They will be hosting mission teams every week to work alongside our city in serving our neighbors.  Flammable Student Ministries will be joining them for some youth group nights and events! More information coming soon!  Check out our website www.sunriseumc.com/students or join our email list by emailing bethj@sunriseumc.com.

PRAYER AND CARE TEAM

The Prayer and Care Task Force stands ready to mobilize to assist members and friends with spiritual care.  If you become aware of a special need for yourself or another member, please contact Rev. Olon and Pastor Matt at prayerandcare@sunriseumc.com.  They especially want to be aware of hospitalizations, surgeries, or requests to be on the prayer list or in Care Corner. You may also fill out the prayer request attached to this bulletin and place it in the offering plate or in the prayer box at the Welcome Desk.

JOIN THE AUDIO/VISUAL TEAM

Spencer Smith, our Technical Director, is looking for volunteers to help with audio and video support during Fellowship Hall and Sanctuary worship services.  No experience is necessary and training will be provided. If interested, contact Spencer at techdirector@sunriseumc.com.

CARE CORNER

Please pray for the physical, emotional, and spiritual welfare of law enforcement, first responders, our military personnel, and their families.

Please notify Rev. Olon Lindemood at prayerandcare@sunriseumc.com of all hospitalizations or if you know someone who needs to be in Care Corner.