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Music Set - March 26, 2017   
Love Come Down (Gray)
I Am Set Free (Gray)
Mighty Cross (Gray)
How Great Is Our God (Gray)
My Victory (Gray)
How Great Thou Art (JC)
He Will Hold Me Fast (JC)
Resurrecting (JC)
Mystery (JC)

Acts Message Series
Study the book of Acts with us in 2017! We will study and preach from the book of Acts throught the fall semester. Acts is the true story of the desperately dependent, fervently loving, sacrificially devoted, radically repentant, boldly proclaiming, globally impacting, joy-filled Church unleashed with the Gospel. Acts not only provides the story of the Church in the past but also gives us a vision for the church today.

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The Filling of the Holy Spirit
Elder Letter by Gene Mermilliod
So what is the difference between the indwelling of the Holy Spirit and being filled with the Holy Spirit? In 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 we are taught that our bodies are the temple of the Holy Spirit who dwells in us.  In other words, when a person is converted to faith in Jesus Christ, the Spirit of God takes up residence in the life of that new believer.  Continue Reading.

The Oaks Community Church - Interest Meeting
Sunday, April 2 @ 12:15pm Gray Campus - Room 100
Join Derick Sherfey and find more information about the Denver church plant - The Oaks Community Church.

Women's Spring Event
Friday, April 7 from 6:00pm-9:00pm
Life is difficult, busy, overwhelming and wonderful! Come join the women of TCBC for dinner, wonderful worship and encouragement as we pursue finding joy in everyday life! The speaker will be Jennifer Laughrun and worship will be led by Carrie Robey.
Where: TCBC Outpost at the Gray Campus
Cost: $12/person

Safe Families - Information Meeting
Sunday, April 30 at 12:15pm - Gray Campus Room 100
The goal of Safe Families is to help children at risk for abuse and neglect. Families that are experiencing a crisis can arrange for their children to stay with a safe family temporarily at no cost to the parents.

2017 Mission Projects
During 2017, TCBC family will be serving around the world! Contact leaders about serving in Nicaragua, Washington D.C., Portland, South Africa, Costa Rica and more! View upcoming mission projects! Give to Give2Go.

Becoming Debt Free
by Gene Mermilliod

Dear Church Family,
It is with great joy that I write to you this letter. On Sunday, March 19, I had the privilege to report to the church that we are on the precipice of achieving a long sought after objective – retiring our debt on all of our facilities.
In January of 2011 when Pastor Mike came to serve as our Lead Pastor, our church was in debt on our facilities to the tune of $2,375,000. During the past six years we have been aggressively pursuing the goal of being debt free on our facilities. As of Monday, March 20, by God’s grace and the sacrifice of His people, we have seen that debt reduced to $65,000. As your Stewardship Pastor, that is indeed a cause for great celebration.
Think about it, for years we have set aside $375,000 each year in our budget toward paying off this debt.

When this debt is retired, it will free up tens of thousands of dollars to help advance the gospel here and around the world for years to come.

Today, I suggest that it is well within our reach to eliminate that debt over the next five weeks if every contributing household on average were to give $130 above our regular tithes toward this noble cause. Gayle and I, along with others, have already contributed toward this goal and since Sunday, March 19 we have already received $8,753!

You may be wondering why I suggested five weeks? On Sunday, April 23 we will celebrate our 27th anniversary as a church family. I can think of no better way to celebrate this milestone than to see this body of believers eliminate this debt once and for all.

Now, I don’t wish to mislead anyone here. The elimination of this debt does not mean that we will be totally debt free. We still owe approximately $296,000 on 55 acres of land we have been purchasing. The difference on that debt is that it is  interest free , so our priority has been to eliminate the facilities debt first.

You may ask, “So what will we do with the excess that may come in over the next five weeks?”  Well, there are two good options.
1) We could simply apply any excess toward the debt on our property. That would certainly be a good option.
 2) Or, and this would be our preference, we could apply that  excess  to our Give2Go missions account. That too would be a worthy option and could greatly strengthen our mission efforts.

So, what am I asking you to do?
Simply take this matter before the Lord and ask Him how He would have you respond to this opportunity. Any gift of any amount would play an important role in helping us to achieve this worthwhile goal. As the Lord leads you in your response, please identify your gift as either “Debt Retirement”, or “Debt / G2GO” and we will make certain your gift is applied appropriately.

Please understand that we are not asking you to divert your regular giving to debt retirement. That does not help the church move the ball forward. We still need to pay our monthly bills regardless. Whatever you give toward debt should be an over and above gift. You are a precious people and it is my pleasure and privilege to serve you as your Stewardship Pastor.

May God bless you as you seek to honor Him with your generosity,

Pastor Gene