EVENTS AROUND CLEARVIEW
SUNDAY SERVICES ARE AT 9 AM & 10:45 AM.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: IF YOU ARE FEELING SICK OR HAVE ANY COVID SYMPTOMS, WE ASK THAT YOU PLEASE STAY HOME.
The link for the live service live.clearviewcommunity.org
WE WILL BE DOING A DEDICATION OF “JACK’S SUMMIT” AFTER THE FIRST SERVICE BEHIND THE CHURCH ON THE NEW PLAYGROUND AREA ON SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17TH! WE HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL THERE!
2021 CHURCH DIRECTORY
It’s that time again! We have so many new faces at our church and want to update our directory. Here is what you need to do to make sure you are listed in the directory:
- Complete a directory update form online or pick up a form at the Info Center in the Foyer or at the church office
- Drop the completed form off at the church office, the info center or at the church
- Email a current photo to the church office to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for participation, updates and photos is October 31sr. PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY THOSE WHO HAVE TURNED IN AN UPDATED FORM WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE PRINTED DIRECTORY.
GENTLE & LOWLY SMALL GROUP
Next week Pastor Zach will begin a sermon series based on the book “Gentle and Lowly”. We are creating a 6-week small group that will read and discuss the book together during this sermon series. Books will be provided for those that sign up. It will begin Wednesday, October 20th 6:30-8:00 pm. There is a sign up sheet in the foyer or else you can sign up online. We hope those of you not currently in a small group will join us!
MEN’S PRAYER DINNER
First Thursday of every month at 6:30 – 8 pm. Next one is November 4th. Please RSVP to the church office at 719.395.3120 or online here.
LiNK & Varsity upcoming events:
Youth Group – LiNK is every Wednesday at ClearView from 5:30-7:00 pm and Varsity is every Wednesday at ClearView from 7:00-8:30 pm
Bible Study –Every Sunday night! LiNK from 6-7 pm and Varsity from 7:30 – 8:30 pm at ClearView
PARENTS: If you are not getting information to your email for Youth Events then please sign up to receive emails at the links below and be sure to white list us in your email account so that the emails don’t go to your junk folder:
LiNK Email List
Varsity Email List
You can also follow our Facebook Pages (LiNK and Varsity) or Instagram (link.bv and varsity.bv) to get updates on events.
EVENTS AROUND THE COMMUNITY:
BV HOPE EVENTS COMING UP
Walk for Freedom
October 16, 2021
First Presbyterian Church
7 Poncha Blvd.
Salida, CO 81201
1:00 registration, get a free hat, sign up for free drawing
1:30 message from the director
1:45 Walk for Freedom
2:15 refreshments and free drawing
preregistration before walk is available at bvhope.org
October 30, 2021 7-9PM
Halloween Jazz concert/dance and fundraiser for BV HOPE
The Jazz Merchants Big Band
Salida Steam Plant
220 W. Sackett Ave
Salida, CO 81201
Donations at the door for entry
Silent auction, and Live auction for larger items.
Celebrate Recovery meets at Cornerstone Church BV, 205 S San Juan, every Monday night 6 – 8 pm. Call Cheryl Smith 406-351-1525 or Richard/Dianne Maas 469-767-9881 with any questions.
Arkansas Valley Christian Mission Help Available and Help Needed…
The Arkansas Valley Christian Mission wants you to know you we are
here to assist and support you if you have a need.
We are open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 11am-2pm every
week, or by appointment if that is desired. We will begin serving hot
lunches in the near future.
We offer groceries and a client pantry, employment resources,
health care references, prescription co pay assistance and limited
financial assistance for emergencies. Our services are free,
confidential, and provided in a spirit of love.
The Mission is also in need of volunteers to help work at the mission
and serve our community. Even a few hours a month would be
welcome. If you are willing to donate your time, please give us a call
or send us a message.
We are at 122 Cottonwood Avenue, Buena Vista.
For more information phone 719/395-9321, email us at
email@example.com or go to www.avcmbv.org.
ARKANSAS VALLEY CHRISTIAN MISSION NEEDS:
Please bring items to the church and place into the mission barrel in the Foyer.
SALIDA WINTER HOMELESS SHELTER OPENS NOVEMBER 1ST
Winter is coming and this year Chaffee County Hospitality Inc. will operate two shelters.
- Men’s shelter located at the First Christian Church (302 East 4th Street)
- Women’s shelter located at the Methodist Church (228 East 4th Street).
- Shelters will be open from November 1 – April 30 from 8:30 p.m. – 8:30 a.m.
- Meals will be served each night.
- Families with children will be lodged in local motels with limits on length of stay.
Statistics from October 1, 2020 – September 2021:
- 56 total adults housed
- 26 total children housed
- 195 nights of housing provided
- 17 families housed equaling 22 adults, 26 children for 88 nights
- 34 adults housed for 107 nights
- 8 people were housed following hospital stays, surgeries, or medical procedures
- 3 custodial visits
- 2 long-term mental health stays for 49 nights
- 7 of the 56 adults were transients, 49 were local residents
CCHI is seeking to raise $109,000, which will be used to pay the night staff and motel vouchers, as well as to purchase sleeping bags, pads, tents and other cold weather supplies as needed. Donate:
- Through checks payable to Chaffee County Hospitality Inc. and mailed to the First Presbyterian Church, 7 Poncha Blvd., Salida, CO 81201.
- Through our CCHI website: https://www.chaffeecountyhospitalityinc.org/
- Through our Go Fund Me page: https://www.gofundme.com/…/salida-colorado-overnight…
We are in the process of hiring night managers. We pay $150/night. If you know of responsible people who might be interested, please have them contact Brent Wiescamp at 970-481-7562
We are also looking for volunteers to provide meals every night from November 1-April 30. We need any dinner such as casseroles, stew, soup etc. Use disposable trays if you don’t want to retrieve your items the next day. Sign up on meal train at chaffeecountyhospitalityinc.org or https://www.mealtrain.com/trains/26o2o7. For more information contact First Presbyterian Church in Salida at 719-539-6422 or text or call Luz at 719-530-1213 or Marilyn at 719-239-1031.
Free! We have a GE Dryer for anyone who might need or know someone that is in need of a dryer. Please call Steve Blount 719-851-0191