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Holy Grounds Coffee Shop

LIfe Church in Montrose has opened a coffee and dessert bar as an outreach to the community. It is open from 9 AM to 2 PM Tuesday - Friday each week. For more information, contact Donna at   donna.marie80@yahoo.com.

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Tuesdays in December

Annual Noon Advent Concerts

Time: 12:10 PM -12:50 PM
Location: St Luke's Church, corner of 5th and Palmer, Delta

Mark your calendars for a weekly respite in preparation for Christmas. Tuesday Dec 13th, Debbie Doherty will perform. The final concert, Tuesday December 20th will be a Special Men's Choir. Contact Nyla Storch at 874-9485 for more information.

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Friday - Sunday, December 9-11

Bethehem Revisited

Time: 6 PM - 9 PM
Location: Northeast Christian Church, 2751 Patterson Rd., Grand Junction

Come discover the true meaning of Christmas!  Walk throught the town of Bethlehem and relive the night Jesus Christ was born. Admission is FREE. For more information, visit northeast christian.org/bethlem or call 243-6672.

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Friday - Sunday, December 9 - 10

72 Hours of Prayer

Time: On-going
Location: Lincoln Park Barn, Grand Junction

Draw Nigh Ministires is hosting a 72 hour vigil inviting the community of Chrisitans to join in prayer for our nation, our military, our law enforcement personnel and first responders. You may come whenever it is convenient for your schedule to join in this prayer event. For more information call 739-4333
 
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Sunday, December 11

"Sing and Share Christmas"

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Loma Community Church, 1307 Garfield, Loma

Invite your family and friends to the annual Christmas program at Loma Community Church. The presentation is about a rural church Christmas program in which the church family offers their talents to baby Jesus, the King of Kings. There is no cost for this presentation. See the church web site at www.lomacommunitychurch.com for more information or contact: Jeff Goodwin at 858-7147 or 760-987-1206.

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Sunday, December 11

Annual Community Handbell Concert

Time: 4 PM and 6 PM
Location: Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, Grand Junction

Kokopelli Handbell Choir and others from around the valley will be performing their annual handbell concert. Admission is one can of food for donation. For more information, call Tilda at 240-5898 or email  lewtildaevans@gmail.com

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Saturday, December 17
 
S. K. Alfstad book signing

Time: 11 AM - 1 PM
Location: U Top It Frozen Yogurt, 230 E. Lynwood St., Orchard Mesa across from the Mesa County Fairgrounds.

Local author S. K. Alfstad will have a book signing Saturday, December 17th.  He has published two books: "Code Name Joshua", a Christian fiction/suspense and "Theology of War: Why the Taliban are Winning," an expose/memoir about his Army deployment to Afthanistan.

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Sunday, December 18
 
Living Nativity

Time: 4 PM - 6 PM
Location: Paonia Christian Fellowship Church, 235 Box Elder Ave.,  Paonia

Paonia Christian Fellowship Church is encourageing the community to a live nativity. There will be free cookies, hot chocolate, cappuccinos, lattes and coffee. There will friendly animals and a reading of the The Christmas Story followed by music and s'mores by the fire. For more information, contact the church at 527-3161
 
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Wednesday - Friday, December 28-30
 
Twin Peaks Winter Retreat

Time: starts 1 PM on Friday
Location: Twin Peaks Bible Camp, 7 miles south of Collbran on 59 Rd., Collbran

Winter camp at Twin Peaks is for junior high, high school and college age youth. Cost is $60 if you register by December 14th or $70 at the beginning of camp. Check their website at info@tobc-co.org  for more information about what to bring for outdoor type sports. Expect a good speaker and fun in the snow.

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Wednesday, January 11
 
Growing Kid's God's Way

Time: 6-8 PM (Supper served 5:30-6 PM)
Location: Clifton Christian Church, 3241 F 1/4 Rd., Clifton

Clifton Christian Church will be hosting a 17 week parenting class beginning January 11th. This class is for parents with children fifteen months to preteens. Come and explore topics such as How to raise a morally responsible child, Solving sibing conflict, What is true biblical discipline and Building trust in family relationships. Pre-registration is required. Childcare is provided. Cost is $50.00/couple, $25.00/Single. Contact Brant & Carol Harrison at 314-1349 for more information.

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Ongoing Ministries:

Sunday | Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday | Saturday | Various

Sunday:

Impact Kids

Time: 6 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: The Rock, 2170 Broadway, Grand Junction

Girls and boys ages kindergarten to12th grade are invited to weekly Bible training. This meets every Sunday except for holidays. There is no charge for participation. Fees for hardcover books or t-shirts may apply. For more information, contact Paul or Adria Holden at colorado.dreamranch@gmail.com, the church at 242-7625or you may check their web site:  therockgj.com.

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Men's & Women's Bible Studies

Time: 9 AM
Location:  Church of Christ, 2893 Patterson Road, 
Grand Junction
 
The Women's and Men's study for fall 2014 will cover the topics Salvation and Think, Pray & Act  For more information contact the church at 245-4210.

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Celebrate Recovery

Time: 5:30 PM Fellowship Meal, 6:00 PM large group meeting
Location: Salvation Army Church, 1235 N TH St, Grand Junction

Join others for a Biblical look at recovery through a 12 step based fellowship for chemical dependency, co-dependency and other issues. Child Care is provided. For more information call Lieutenant Darrell Williamson at 970-242-7513.

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Cross & Spurs Cowboy Fellowship

Time: 6 PM
Location:  Montrose County Fairgrounds, 1001 N. Second Street, Montrose (as of October 2013)

Come join us for Cowboy Music, Cowboy Fellowship, and Cowboy Preaching.  Everyone is welcome, bring the whole family,  For more information call  Pastor Terry Hedrick at 970-778-8516

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Mondays:

Celebrate Recovery

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: NINESEVENZERO CHURCH, 2867 ORCHARD AVE., GRAND JUNCTION

A biblical Christ centered 12-step recovery program for people with life controlling habits, hurts and hangups. Joint Ministry of NineSevenZero Church and Junction Community Church.  Contact: Steve Peschke, 970-812-3741 or 970-773-4444.

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Awana

Time:  6:30 PM to 8:15 PM
Location: Valley Bible Church, 646 29 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction

Children ages 3 years through TH grade are invited to weekly Bible based learning with fun activities starting Monday, September 23rd.  Registration is  $15 per child , with discounts for additional children.  Handbooks and vests are from $10 to $12 each.  For more information contact Robert Binger at 245-0913 or Pastor Mike Rossman at 245-0913.

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Good News Club

Time:  3:50 PM -5:00 PM
Location:  Orchard Ave. Elementary Library,1800 Orchard Ave.,
                Grand Junction
             
Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome. For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

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Tuesdays:

Women's Ministry

Time:  9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Location:  Church on the Rock, 2170 Broadway, Rock Cafe, Grand Junction

More than a Bible Study!  Enjoy great teaching, prayer, and fellowship. All ages are welcome.  Call the church at 242-7625 for more information or check their web site at      therockgj.com

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AWANA Club

Time:  7 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Grace Bible Church, 755 Spencer Parkway, Battlement Mesa

Children from Kindergarten through Middle School are invited to join in a fun, dynamic approach to learning God’s Word. AWANA stands for Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed. For more information contact the church at 970-285-9862.

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Good News Club

Time:  3:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Location:  Cedaredge Community Room opposite the back of Cedaredge Elementary at 360 N. Grand Mesa Dr., Cedaredge

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All school children K-5th grade are welcome. A leader will meet students at the back door of the school and take them across the street to the community center. . Home schoolers are welcome.   For more information call Mary Meehan at 856-6123 or Jan at 856-3856.

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Good News Club

Time:  3 PM - 4 PM
Location:  Crawford Elementary Music Room, 51 Fir Ave. Crawford

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome .  For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

Good News Club

Time: 3:50 PM - 5 PM
Location: Dos Rios Elementary, 265 Linden Ave, Grand Junction
              Pomona, Elementary 588 25 1/2 Rd., Grand Junction
              Clifton Elementary, 3276 F rd, Clifton
              Wingate Elementary, 351 S Camp Rd., Grand Junction 

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome .  For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

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Wednesdays: 

Wacky Wednesday

Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Redlands United Methodist Church, 527 Village Way, Grand Junction (across the street from Broadway Elementary School)

From June 15th to September 14th children ages pre-school to 5th grade are invited to come and share in this fun time of Bible Story, crafts and activities while parents enjoy their time shopping at the Farmer's Market and spending a relaxing eveniing with food and/or musical entertainment. For more information see the church web site at www.redlandssumc.org   or call the office at 245-1478.

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Growing Kids God's Way Parenting Class

Time: 6 - 8 PM (Supper served from 5:30 - 6)
Location: Clifton Christian Church, 3241 F 1/4 Rd., Clifton

A 17 Week seminar on the topic of Growing Kids God's Way will begin Wednesday, January TH. This class is for parents with children ages fifteen months to preteens. Child care is provided and pre-registration is required. The cost is $50/couple or $25/Single. Topics include: How to raise a morally responsible child, Solving sibling conflict, Negative influences on a child's security, What to do when children lie, steal or cheat, Principles of obedience, What is discipline by encouragement?, Building trust in family relationships, How to say "I love you," and much more. Contact Brant or Carol Harrison at 314-1349 or 270-1411 for more information or to register

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Smart Step-family Class


Time: 7 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Canyon View Vineyard Church, 736 24 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction

Canyon View Vineyard Church will be hosting an 8-week DVD/Discussion class focusing on Ron Dean's book, "The Smart Step-Family." Family life presents many challenges; step-families face additional challenges unique only to them. With God's guidance and the support of friends, facing those challenges can bring great reward. The next classes will begin August 19, 2015.  This is a required class for Pre-REmarital classes. Nursery, Children's Ministry and Youth programs are available at the same time. Each participant needs to purchase the book (15.00) The church supplies additional materials. To register for the class: theresam@canyonviewchurch.com or call Theresa at 210-5882

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Pre-REmarital Class

Time: 7- 8:30 PM
Location: Canyon View Vineward Church, 736 24 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction

November 5 thru December 17, (skipping the week of Thanksgiving), Canyon View Vineyard Church will be hosting a 6-week class designed for couples considering marriage for a second time. The curriculum is especially helpful for couples who are blending families. This class is preceded by the Smart Antifamily class. Both these classes equip couples who have been married previously. Child care is available. For more information or to register for this calls contact Betty at 242-7970 or visit the Classes Page on their website  http://canyonviewchurch.com/events/

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Explorer's Bible Study for Women

Time:  9:45-11:15 AM
Location:  Redlands Community Church, 2327 Broadway, Grand Junction

Explorer's Bible Study invites you to a weekly gathering of an Inter-denominational Bible Study for women. We will be studying the Books of Job, Psalm and Proverbs . Nursery care and preschool programs are provided.

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Montrose Community Bible Study

Time:  9 - 11 AM
Location:  First Presbyterian Church, 1840 E. Niagara Rd., Montrose

Beginning September TH to May, 2013  this year's study will be in the book of Luke.  The program is for women and children.  Registration is $25 for Adults and $10 per child.  For information or registration forms call Penny at 970-249-5194.

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Women's Bible Study

Time:  10 AM
Location: Home of Pat Johnson, 1156 E. Carolina #2., Fruita

A Women's Bible study sponsored by Fruita Christian Church, now studying the book of Matthew.  For more information contact  Pat at 858-7474.

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AWANA Club

Time: 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location: Calvary Bible Church, 629 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction

Children K - TH grade are invited to be a part of this dynamic and fun time of learning to know, love and serve Christ. For more information call the church at 242-9121. Or for more info about AWANA go to www.awana.org.

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AWANA Club

Time:  6:30 - 8:00 PM
Location:  The First Baptist Church of Cedaredge, 370 W. Main St., Cedaredge

Children between ages 3 and 18 meet every Wed. during the school year, except for school breaks and holidays.  Kids have fun playing games, memorizing Bible verses, and participating in large group singing and teaching.  A nominal fee is charged, there are scholarships available.  For more information contact the church office, 856-3830, Pastor Abbott, 856-3005 or the AWANA commander, Kevin Sheppard 835-8490.  Or for more info about AWANA go to www.awana.org.

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Good News Club

Time: 1:50  PM - 3:10 PM
Location:  Broadway Elementary, 2248 Broadway, Grand Junction
               Shelledy Elementary, 353 N Mesa, Fruita
               Tope Elementary. 2220 N TH St, Grand Junction

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome .  For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

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Thursdays:

HaYesod Bible Study

Time: 6 - 8 PM
Location: Surface Creek Community Church, Austin

Surface Creek Community Church will be hosting a 10 week DVD and workbook study that explains the Hebrew roots of Christianity. The cost is $25 per person. Call 874-4399 to register and reserve a workbook. Begins Jan 21, 2016

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Solo2gether


Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Location: Canyon View Vineyard Church, Room T 101, 736 24 1/2 Rd., Grand Junction

Christian Singles from across the valley are encouraged to participate with Solo2gether. This is a group for Chistian Singles serious about growing in the Word. They are presently studying John Bevere's book entitled "UNDERCOVER." This study examines how we can be obedient to Christ while desiring to comply with family, church, work, and civil government authority! There are also other weekly activities planned. For more information contact Diane at 255-9091

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Celebrate Recovery

Time: 6:30 PM,
Location: Fellowship Church, 765 24 Rd. Grand Junction

This Celebrate Recovery group is for any person 18 or older that has Hurts, Habits, or Hang-ups. which include things such as Co-Dependency, Anger Issues, Eating Disorders, Chemical addictions and much more. This event is free. For more information contact Amanda at 245-7729, ext 326  or email: celebraterecovery@fellowshipgj.com

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SAY Troops & Creative Arts Program

Time: 5:00 PM Dinner, 5:30 -7:30 PM  program and music 
Location: Salvation Army, 1235 N TH St, Grand Junction

Salvation Army Youth Troops are a Bible based program for boys and girls ages 4-17. This program will enhance their identity in Christ as they work on emblems (badges) together and tie it into Christian living. There is an hour of music lessons including a children's chorus, youth chorus, band and music theory.  Volunteers are always welcome.  Please call Jennifer Salazar at 970-242-7513.

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Women's Bible Study

Time:  10 AM or 6:30 PM
Location:  Monument View Bible Church, 1173 17 1/2 Road, Fruita

There are new topics in the fall and in the spring.  Child care provided at morning study only.  To reserve a spot please call 858-3954.

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Community  Bible Study

Time:  9:30 - 11:30 am
Location:  First Presbyterian Church, 3940 27 1/2 Road, Grand Junction

An inter-denominational Bible study for anyone interested in learning about God's Word.  One of the most exciting aspects of the class is that people of varied backgrounds come together in oneness in Christ to study His Word. The structure of the class combines in-depth study of scripture, group discussion, a lecture by a trained teacher and time of fellowship with other women.  Children's Ministry for ages 0-18 years is available.  All children must be preregistered. For more information call the church at 242-1923 or log onto www.grandjunctioncbs.org

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Good News Club

Time: 3:50 PM  to 5:00 PM
Location: Lincoln Orchard Mesa Elementary School, 2888 B 1/2 Rd, Grand Junction

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome .  For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

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Good News Club

Time: 3:50 PM  to 5:15PM
Location: Loma Elementary Cafeteria,  Loma

Good News Club is a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship in which teachers present an exciting Bible lesson, songs, Scripture memory, a missions story and activities  All children K-TH grade are welcome .  For more information call Sandy at 263-8392.

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Fridays:

Celebrate Recovery

Time: 6:30  PM
Location: New Horizon Foursquare Church, 641 Horizon Dr, Grand Junction

A Celebrate Recovery Group will be meeting on Friday nights at 6:30 PM. More information can be found on
Facebook-Celebrate Recovery at New Horizons or contact Carl at 640-1934

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Saturdays:

Hope Fellowship

Time:  6 PM
Location:  Gunnison Valley Church of the Nazarene, 1721 H Rd, Delta

Join us for Contemporary Worship, Fellowship and a Biblical Message each Saturday evening. This service is designed to meet the needs of young families. Everyone is welcome. For more information call Pastor Jason Gressman at 970-209-6072 or Pastor Terry Hedrick at 970-778-8516

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General Information:

Colorado Christian University

Colorado Christian University is now accepting applications for their Undergraduate Program, Adult Degree Completion and Graduate Programs for Western Slope residents.  To register call 242-1811 or visit their web address at www.ccu.edu

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Various:

The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services

Need volunteers to assist at disaster sites throughout the Western Slope and from Wyoming to New Mexico.  They need drivers, canteen workers, and people to stock supplies.  They assisted at 24 fires last year.  Call Drew Griffith at 640-2595 for more information.

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Moms in Prayer

This is an international ministry that meets weekly on Mondays at the Christ Center in Grand Junction to pray for your children, grandchildren, and their schools. Your kids are never too young or too old to benefit from prayer!  Experience the joy of replacing anxiety and fear with peace and hope by praying with others. To find a Moms in Prayer group near you, call Sallie at 434-9488 or LouAnn  234-9042 or Kim in Montrose at 249-1437, or log on to www.momsinprayerinternational.org.

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Canyon View Vineyard Church, Grand Junction

Are you struggling with understanding the spiritual connection to depression, anger, fear, guilt, shame or in your relationships? Canyon View Vineyard offers trained counselors to listen and provide support through the difficult seasons of life.  Call 208-6348 for an appointment.

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