News & Notes

Welcome to our “News & Notes” blog!
As we work to keep you updated during this time, please subscribe to our all-church email list to receive updates.  You can also check to stay informed.

If at anytime you have questions or need assistance, please call (920) 231-7070 or email You can also find contact information for all staff members at

General Announcements

Thursday, May 7th at 7pm join us on Community Church facebook page.  Pastor Alan interviewed Scott Ridout, Converge President (Converge is the family of churches to which we belong). Find out his thoughts on Covid-19 and how it will effect the church. For more information on Converge check out their website at

Garden Sign-up is open until May 31st! Get your 2020 community garden plot at  Gardening together will be a great way to enjoy being outside together once COVID-19 has passed!

Looking for something cheerful, tasty, or for an extra science lesson to do with your kids at home? Maybe you'd like a little more color in your life? The Community Garden Group has got you covered! We are offering Plant Your Own Mini Garden kits! These kits come as a 3 pack or 6 pack of pots with options of growing your own herbs or flowers for the summer. This is a fundraiser to help the Community Garden Group with a few upkeep projects on the community garden. Kits can be ordered at, and will be delivered May 20th and 21st. Happy Growing!  

Would you be interested in joining an online Community Group?  This will be a temporary, casual way for us to fellowship and encourage one another during this time of isolation. Maybe you are new to the church,  new to Community Groups, or looking for a group to fellowship with! Whatever your reason is, we want you to join us! If you are interested, please contact Kim Patterson at

Our Community Church family has some individuals who are not able to view our Sunday services.  We are looking for 'not too old' ipad, notebook, kindle or devices, that you would be willing to donate to someone that doesn't have one. This would give them the availability to watch Community Church service each week. Please contact Kim at THANK YOU!

Mask Makers group in Oshkosh, Neenah and Fond du Lac have DONATED nearly 5000 masks to organizations and community members. They are working to get masks out to as many as possible. They need help with supplies ( fabric, thread, elastic, wire for nose pieces, plastic bags, 3D equipment for ear savers, 1 inch buttons, etc). Sewers are also welcome!  If you would like to help or make a donation, please contact Online donations can be made through Paypal: or Venmo: @ brklynhayes.

Hero Central

Watch for a fun Mother's Day activity to be posted on our Hero Central Facebook page this Friday!

We are excited to be able to share Hero Central @ home with you. Check out the video lessons & parent guides on our website. We have Hero Central to go bags that contain an activity that pertains to the Sunday lesson of the week as well as instructions and talking points for parents, this week’s devotion, and a treat. The bags are broken up into age groups: Preschool, Elementary, and Preteen. Please sign up by 9am Friday at

Join us for Story Time with Ms Wendy & Ollie the Owl Tuesday nights at 7pm on Hero Central Facebook page.


CSM LIVE! Students, join us Wednesday nights at 7pm for a message, worship, and interactive time of fun at


Young Adult Ultimate Frisbee and Bonfire on Saturday,  June 13, 4:00-9:00pm. Join us at Jed and Kelika Campbell home (475 Glendale Dr, Oshkosh). Sign up at

Save the Date! Young Adult Camping Trip August 7th-9th. Watch for more details to come.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

We look forward to worshiping with you this Sunday.
Join us as we continue our series, Asking for a Friend focusing this week on
Raising PG Kids in a MA world. 
Join us Sunday morning at 10:45am on these platforms.

Grab your favorite coffee mug and join us for service. Post a picture of you and your family worshiping with your favorite coffee mug.  Be sure to #iseeyoucc for a chance to win in our photo contest.

THANK YOU for your continual faithfulness in giving.  Although we cannot meet as a whole church family, we still have ongoing financial commitments to be met.  You can give via the mobile app, through the Community Church website or mail checks to Community Church 2351 Ryf Road Oshkosh, WI 54904

Here are the songs we will be singing:
Raise a Hallelujah - Bethel Music
Rising Up - Community Worship
How Beautiful - Essential Music
God I Look To You - Bethel Music
Hope - Community Worship

Here is the sermon from last week:

Week of May 10th

We want to make the most of this time and look for opportunities to reflect Jesus in all that we do.  We want to be able to stay connected as a church family.  Please join us for the following Community opportunities this week.

Sunday , May 10th 10:45am Online Service. Join us at
Monday, May 11th 7pm Interactive Prayer Time at Community Church Facebook Live.
Tuesday, May 12th 7pm Story Time with Ms Wendy on Hero Central Facebook.
Wednesday, May 13th 7pm CSM LIVE. Join us at
Thursday, May 14th  7pm Pastoral Devotional Time at Community Church Facebook Live.
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