Announcements

ADULT DISCIPLESHIP GROUP STUDIES...join us Sunday mornings at 9:30am!

Pastor Jeff's LifeGroup meets in the Sanctuary

"James: Faith/Works" meets in the Fellowship Hall.

The Book of Ephesians meets in Room 204

Plus Youth and Children's studies


CORNERSTONE'S WEEKDAY SCHEDULE:


TUESDAYS:

  • Refuge Young Adult Ministry - kicks off at 7pm with dinner in the Fellowship Hall and worship and teaching from the book of 1 John beginning at 7:30pm in the sanctuary. 

WEDNESDAYS: 

  • Prayer & Praise Service at 5:30pm
  • Awana Clubs at 6:00pm - for more info and to register your child for the 2018-2019 Awana year CLICK HERE
  • Youth Grades 6-8 – The Gospel Project for Students at 6:00pm in room 205
  • Youth Grades 9-12 – Youth group  studying the Spiritual Disciplines at 6:00pm in room 206/208

Questions? Contact the office at 302-678-3130


2019 PROPOSED BUDGET DISCUSSION MEETING, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13TH AT 6:30PM... Members, please plan to attend this meeting -  come hear the Elders' vision for Cornerstone and see how that is reflected in the proposed 2019 Budget. This is your opportunity to ask questions  and receive clarification prior to the Budget vote on Sunday, December 16th.  


MEMBERSHIP 101 CLASS, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19TH AT 6:00PM...  If you are interested in becoming a member of Cornerstone Church, please sign up to attend the Membership 101 Class being offered this Wednesday, December 19th at 6:00pm. This class, required for those seeking membership, will present Cornerstone’s doctrinal beliefs, governing structure, ministries, and mission and provide an opportunity to ask questions. Childcare will be provided through our Awana clubs and youth groups. Please sign up at the Welcome Center to attend. Any questions, please call the church office at 302-678-3130


CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE, MONDAY, DECEMBER 24TH AT 6:30PM...  Join us at 6:30pm on Christmas Eve as we gather to reflect on our Savior’s birth. The Lord’s Supper will be observed and we will end our time with “Silent Night” sung by candlelight. Please note: we will not be providing childcare so that families can attend this service together.


LOTTE MOON CHRISTMAS OFFERING FOR OVERSEAS MISSIONS... Please prayerfully give to the Lottie Moon Christmas offering between now and December 30th. This offering, named for a 19thcentury missionary to China, is collected every Christmas season. 100% of the money raised goes directly to overseas missionaries to support their work of reaching the nations with the Gospel. Envelopes to be specifically used for Lottie Moon gifts are available at the Welcome Center. If giving by check, please make your check payable to  Cornerstone Church and write “Lottie Moon” in the memo line. 



EAST DOVER ELEMENTARY ANGEL TREE... We have the opportunity to bless a few East Dover students and their families as we have in years past. There are a number of paper Angel ornaments on the Christmas tree in our foyer which have a list of items that have been requested on the back of them. Please take an ornament and purchase any of the suggested items listed (not necessary to purchase all of them!). Please gift wrap the item(s) and return them WITH THE ORNAMENT ATTACHED to Cornerstone by THIS Wednesday, December 19th.  Any questions, please contact Michelle Briele at 703-307-5418 or Tina Risner at 302-242-2898. Thank you, in advance, for blessing our neighbors at East Dover Elementary this Christmas!


 NEW WEBSITE TO HELP YOU DELIGHT IN, ABIDE IN, AND OBEY GOD'S WORD...  storedinmyheart.org is a website designed to equip brothers and sisters in Christ with practical biblical resources to practice the spiritual disciplines.  Among the resources you will find on this site are devotionals, exhortations, and memory devices (namely through song) to help you memorize and meditate on Scripture so that you may grow as a disciple of Christ. Stored in my Heart is all about equipping the saints to abide in God’s Word, delight in God's Word, and obey God’s Word. Click on the website link above to access these tools!


MOMMY AND ME PLAYDATES... join other moms and their kids every other Tuesday from 10am-noon in the Fellowship Hall. Please bring a snack to share and invite a friend. Join our Facebook group for the most up to date information or you can e-mail Crista Copley at thecopleys8809@gmail.com.


SUPPORT THE MINISTRY OF CORNERSTONE CHURCH THROUGH AMAZON SMILE... Cornerstone Church is now registered as one of the charitable organizations which can receive donations through AmazonSmile. The AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the purchase price of items purchased  through an AmazonSmile account to the eligible charitable organization of your choice. AmazonSmile has the same selection of products and features as Amazon.com, including Amazon Prime member benefits; in fact, the shopping experience is identical. To create an account, go to amazonsmile.com and follow the prompts. When asked to choose a charitable organization, enter "Cornerstone Church" in the search bar and be sure to choose the Cornerstone Church in Dover, DE. For more information, call the church office at 302-678-3130.


CHILDREN'S MINISTRY SICK POLICY... With the widespread outbreak of flu and other illnesses, Cornerstone takes seriously the health of our children. Please take the time to view our Children's Ministry Sick Policy HERE. This policy is for nursery, preschool, and school-age children and the teachers/leaders/helpers entrusted with their care. Thank you for partnering with us to take every precaution to stop the spread of illnesses among our children.


CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES HELP NEEDED... Cornerstone is blessed to have a thriving and growing Children’s Ministry, from nursery and preschool up through elementary school! We are in need of volunteers to serve in various areas and roles. For more information, please see or e-mail Shannon Gleason at thornberry_shannon@hotmail.com. A successful background check will be required (done at no cost to you) to serve in any capacity. Please pray about volunteering! 


HELP US TO SERVE YOU BETTER... We recently upgraded our database to Realm, a cloud-based product that has tremendous potential to keep us better connected as a Body. We need your help to complete the implementation of this powerful tool by building your profile within the Realm system. Please sign up at the Welcome Center to receive an invite to access Realm. You'll also be able to sign up on the same sheet for RightNow Media free of charge. RightNow Media offers over 15,000 Bible studies from over 250 Christian publishers and ministries. You'll have access to studies, family discipleship and worship resources, Children's programs, leadership training and conference sessions. Be sure to check the box on the sign up for RightNow Media. For more information, contact the church office at 302-678-3130.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR CHAIR SETUP TEAM... we are in need of servants to help stack chairs and set up the sanctuary for our Awana and Youth opening ceremony each Sunday and also to set chairs back up for Sunday service. If you are able to help, please sign up at the Welcome Center. For more information, please contact Mike Childers  or call the church office at 302-678-3130.


FIRST IMPRESSIONS MINISTRY... We need your help! We need team members to serve as Greeters and at the Welcome desk. For more information please contact Sandy Fred or call the church office.


INTERFAITH MISSIONS OPPORTUNITY... Cornerstone Church partners with Interfaith Missions to provide one meal for 50 homeless individuals once a month. For more info call the church office.


LADIES, JOIN OUR FACEBOOK PAGE... Check out our "Women of Cornerstone Church" Facebook page. This page has been designed to encourage you in your walk with the Lord, and to keep you up to date on what's happening at Cornerstone Church. For more information, please see Kaylene Hooper or call the church office.


WE NEED YOUR GIFTS TO SERVE HERE AT CORNERSTONE!... please contact the church office or stop by the welcome center to pick up your SERVE bulletin. 


MEAL TRAIN VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!... Be a blessing to those experiencing a life-altering event such as a birth, death, surgery, illness, etc. by providing a meal to ease their burden. Please sign up at the Welcome Center or contact the Church office for more info.


ONLINE GIVING/ TEXT GIVING NOW AVAILABLE... We now offer a convenient way to give to the ministry of Cornerstone Church by credit/debit card or automatic withdrawal from your checking account through a link to Lifeway E-giving. You can also give by texting an amount to our unique giving number: 302-273-1353. For more info please contact the church office. 


KID’S WORSHIP… This service is at 11:00am on Sunday mornings in the Fellowship Hall after the worship in the sanctuary for children ages 4 through 3rd grades. There is children’s worship, readings, lessons and then age appropriate small group activities. If you are interested in helping serve in this amazing ministry, please Shannon Gleason at thornberry_shannon@hotmail.com.


DON’T FORGET TO STOP BY OUR CAFÉ… Be sure to check out our café in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday mornings. It is stocked full of donuts, bagels and coffee (All items are offered on a donation basis). Come fellowship with other members of CC. If you are interested in serving in this ministry, contact Cathy Osgood at (302)233-5144. 


WEATHER CANCELLATION INFO... In case of any weather issue, we will post cancellation info on our home page.


LISTEN ON THE GO... If you are home sick or traveling you don’t have to miss any of our services – You can now listen to any of the services on our website. THIS FEATURE IS BEING UPDATED CURRENTLY AND WILL BE AVAILABLE ASAP.