GriefShare Support Group

GriefShare Support Group

June 11 - September 3 • Mondays, 6-8pm • Classroom B • Workbook $15

Are you coping with the death of a family member or friend? Help and encouragement after the death of a loved one is what GriefShare is all about. In this special weekly seminar and support group, you will get the chance to share your feelings with people who understand what you are going through so that you can find hope for the future and healing together. We know it hurts, and we want to help. Learn more about GriefShare at griefshare.org

The Marriage You've Always Wanted Seminar

The Marriage You've Always Wanted Seminar

June 24 - July 29 • Sundays, 11:00am - 12:15pm • Classroom C

Did you miss the live Gary Chapman Love Languages conference? Did you attend but want a review? Come and enjoy the video version of the event. Topics include Communication 101, Expressing Love, Sharing Things that Bug You, and others. We'll have time for some fun group discussion too!

Youth Pool Party

Youth Pool Party

July 18 • 11:30 am-1:30 pm • 2305 Westward Road

It’s that time of year again!

Do you think your belly flop outshines all others? Now is the time to show it off and possibly win a medal! Our annual pool party will have you drenched in fun.  
Pizza and drinks are provided!

Kids Baptism Class

Kids Baptism Class

July 22 • 11am • 1st - 5th grade • Classroom E

Baptism is a big decision for Christians and one that we want to help your child understand. This 1 day class will cover topics such as, what it means to be a Christian, what baptism means, what to expect when being baptized and how to grow closer to Jesus. We'll even take the kids back behind the stage and do a brief walk through so they know exactly what baptism day will be like!  The materials for this class are specifically designed for children & will communicate with them in a way that's easy to understand.  This class is required for children under 5th grade that would like to be baptized at MPCC. Parents are encouraged to attend. You will receive a book to go through with your child before they are baptized.

Child Dedication Class

Child Dedication Class

July 22 • 11 am • Classroom C  
Child Dedication Services: July 28 & 29 •  All Services


Our Child Dedication services are your opportunity as parents to commit to raising their children to know Jesus Christ for the glory of God... but how exactly do we do that?! The Bible has a great deal to say about God-centered parenting that we want to share with you! In the Child Dedication class you'll learn how to better lead and spiritually nurture your children to help them develop a life-long desire to love & serve God and others. Parenting can be challenging, but your church family is here to jump in and support you!

Dedication services will be held the following weekend of July 28 & 29. You can register for the in-service dedication during this class.

Psalm 127:3 Children are a blessing and a gift from the Lord.

Ant-Man & The Wasp

Ant-Man & The Wasp

July 25 • Time will be announced when showtimes become available • Cineport 10

All youth students are invited to watch this newest Marvel hero adventure!
In the same way that ants are always restless and on the go, The first 15 students to register will receive a free movie pass, the next 10 to register will get in for 1/2 price. After 25 students, you're welcome to join; but sorry, you’ll have to pay your own way. Meet up at Cineport 10

Students don’t forget to bring your concession money

No Youth Meeting

No Youth Meeting

August 1

Youth resumes next week! See you soon!

Youth Vision Casting Meeting

Youth Vision Casting Meeting

August 1 • 6:00-7:30pm • Youth room
Parents Only • Dinner served

This is a time for parents and youth leaders alike to come together and share insights, visions and victories for our Student Ministry. Come and learn of exciting changes in our ministry, voice questions and concerns and see all the wonderful things God is doing! You truly don’t want to miss this!

Baptism Celebration Service

Baptism Celebration Service

August 5 • 4 - 6 pm • MPCC Worship Center

Baptism is a big milestone in the Christian walk and it's a decision that deserves celebration!  If you feel that you are ready to be baptized, we will be baptizing members from all services together in one big, celebratory event.  Invite your friends and family to come cheer you on and celebrate this exciting time in your life.  Bring a finger food or dessert for the after party!

Kids Promotion Weekend

Kids Promotion Weekend

August 11-12 • Both Campuses

Mark your calendars! On Sundays after this date, you should be dropping your children off at the classroom that corresponds with the grade they will be entering at the start of the upcoming school year. Stop by the SonTown Welcome Center if you need help finding your new classroom.

R2R Car Window Blitz

R2R Car Window Blitz

August 12 • Both Campuses

Other than word of mouth, the messages written on the car windows of our members have brought in more first-time guests to our Reel2Real Campus than any other form of marketing we’ve thrown out there.  After the service, just drop by a tent we'll have set up in the parking lot and let them know that they can write on your windows. It’s really a very simple thing, but your car window can help lead someone to find Christ. Thank you to everyone who is now part of our church marketing team!

DivorceCare Support Group

DivorceCare Support Group

Mondays, 6:30 - 8:30 pm •  August 13 - November 19 • Classroom E • Child Classes Available

Healing from divorce is not easy. At DivorceCare groups, people in separation and divorce finds tools, teaching and support to help them deal with their pain and give them hope for the future.
Most people will say separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they’ve ever had. If you are facing this, you know it’s a confusing time when you feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues you’ve never encountered before. DivorceCare groups meet weekly to help you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. This 13-week Christ-centered program includes three main parts—video, group discussion and personal Bible study.

Discovery Series

Discovery Series

Aug 15 - Nov 14 • Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30pm • Red Room • Child Classes Available • $10/person • RSVP by Aug 12

There is something within all of us that longs for something more—something more in our relationship with God, something more with other people, something more with our life, purpose, work, church experience and faith. Discovery is a 12-week small group that is designed to help you understand the Christian life by exploring foundational elements of Christianity and discipleship. Discovery provides a safe and free interactive environment that allows participants to explore answers to questions they may have never felt free to explore.

Gospel Rescue Mission Supply Collection

Gospel Rescue Mission Supply Collection

From now until August • Turn supplies in to the black bins around campus

We're collecting supplies such as clothing, undergarments, and hygiene items for the Gospel Rescue Mission, an organization that helps to house and feed the homeless in Las Cruces. To help out, bring items to service with you and drop them off in the labeled black bins. Together we can give GRM the support they need to do their great work in our city!

Marriage Prep & Couples Tune-up Seminar

Marriage Prep & Couples Tune-up Seminar

Sep 9 - Nov 11 • Sundays, 11am-12:15pm • Classroom C • Child Classes held during seminar  
$10 Workbook, $35 online relationship assessment (paid directly to online service at time of survey)

Are wedding bells in your future? Have you been married a while and want a fun way to "check up" on your marriage? Through group discussions and enjoyable "homework", this workshop seminar series will cover topics like:

• God’s plan for husband and wife roles  
• How your personalities and genders work together  
• How to communicate by listening and speaking up  
• How to deal with conflict  
• Money management habits  
• The importance of romance and sex

This class is required for couples marrying at MPCC or by MPCC Ministers. 

Women of the Word

Women of the Word

Two Sessions (pick one at registration):

Morning (with Child Classes):
September 12- November 14 • Wednesdays, 9:30am - 11:30am • Classroom E

Evening (No Child Classes):
September 11 - November 13 • Tuesdays, 6pm - 8pm • Classroom E

Ladies, we invite you to come and fellowship with other women and learn what it means to be a citizen of the kingdom of Heaven! We all want to grow spiritually and this study will give us an opportunity to delve into Jesus' longest recorded sermon to His disciples in the Gospel of Matthew, "The Sermon on the Mount".
Learn how to be blessed in the way that Jesus outlines in the Beatitudes in this fun time of study and fellowship!