Next Steps This Week

Even though we are not meeting together in person, here are some ways you can be involved at Church of the Resurrection this week.

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Want to Join Resurrection?

Take the first step and attend Coffee with the Pastors. You'll learn about the history of Resurrection, hear from Senior Pastor Adam Hamilton on the beliefs and traditions of the United Methodist Church, and get to know the church a bit better

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Featured Class: Relation-Tips

Wednesdays, Sept. 23 – Oct. 7, 6:30 pm

Romantic relationships are complicated. They can be fulfilling, rewarding and inspiring, but they're also hard – even in normal times. But in the middle of a global pandemic, when tensions are already high and we're pushed to the max in every area of life?

Pastors Scott and Wendy Chrostek want to help you make your relationships a priority. Join them for this 3-week class for some practical tips to enhance your relationships.

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Reopening for In-Person Worship

Beginning October 4

As we begin to offer a limited number of onsite services at each Resurrection location, we are working to provide a safe, touchless experience with measures to ensure we maintain proper social distancing. Please let us know if you plan to worship in-person on Oct. 4 at...

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Suicide Sermon and Other Resources

We believe investing in physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being is crucial to living into God’s call for your life. When we find ourselves amid challenging seasons, it can take a community to remind us that God’s plan for us includes a “future filled with hope.”

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Here are opportunities during the week to engage in prayer and reading scripture.

Watch Pastor Adam's Vespers

Each Tuesday evening, Pastor Adam shares hope and encouragement on his Facebook page. Follow him on Facebook to get notifications for when his Vespers message begins, or click the link below to hear the previous message.

Pastor Adam's Vespers

GPS Guide Daily Devotions

Every morning we send an email with daily Scripture readings, reflection questions, and insights from our staff. This daily devotional is a wonderful way to go deeper in your faith journey. Browse the GPS Library here, or subscribe to the email using the link below.

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Take a look at some of the specific opportunities at your Resurrection location:

Resurrection Leawood Activities

Here are a some more ways to serve and connect in the coming weeks:

  • Interested in membership? Learn more about our church as we gather online for Coffee with the Pastors. Sunday, Sept. 20, 2 pm. Sign up here.
  • Resurrection Car Show is Saturday, Sept. 26 at 9 am in the Leawood Campus parking lot. Join us for this free family-friendly outdoor event. Cool cars, food trucks and 810 radio broadcasting live.
  • Committee Nominations for 2021 – Visit cor.org/committees for information and to indicate your interest.

Online Classes

  • Wednesday Classes at 6:30 pm – New session starts Sept. 23. See class descriptions and register here.
    >Featured: Relation-tips – led by pastors Wendy Lyons Chrostek & Scott Chrostek
    >Holy Spirit (Part 2) – with Pastor Jeff Kirby
    >Love in a >Season of Chaos... The Book of Romans – led by Pastor Justin Schoolcraft
    >Imperfect Parenting – with Pastor Anne Williams
  • Alpha Online welcomes all! Talk about real issues, have honest conversations, and find community at Alpha as we explore life, spirituality and faith in a fun, non-judgmental and open environment - in the comfort of your own home! Meets Mondays, Sept. 21 - Nov. 30 at 6:30 pm. Register here.
  • Men's Fellowship meets online Tuesday mornings from 7-8 for thought-provoking talks, discussions and fellowship. Register here.
  • Race and Christianity – Tuesdays starting Sept. 22 via Zoom from 6:30-8:30 pm for a 12-week deep dive examining concepts and insights found in White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo and How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi. Register for the class here.

Serve

  • Interested in a serve trip in 2021? Applications for our Puerto Rico and Honduras Men's construction trips are now open. Apply here before the October early application deadlines and receive a $100 discount.
  • Mentors Needed for Confirmation - Lead a small group of students through this important time in their faith journey, sign up here.
  • Support Educators – Local school districts continue to face challenges and uncertainties around the coming school year. We want to support educators in Kansas City! If you are a teacher or administrator or work in a school district, please fill out this form so we can pray for you. To help support educators with encouraging notes, fill out this form.

Care & Support

  • Dealing with chronic depression or anxiety? Live Well can help. Classes include Anxiety Support and TLC Depression Help. Meets Wednesdays, Sept. 30 - Nov. 18, 6:30-8 pm. Register here.
  • Counseling for Frontline Medical Workers and Educators - Eight free tele-health counseling sessions for workers in these professions. Please fill out a referral form found here.
  • Recovery Support Groups are meeting in person as well as continuing with online connection on Thursdays at 7 pm. More info here.
  • Find additional Support Groups for grief, health & wellness, relationships & more here.
  • Are you or someone you love in need of care or prayer? See opportunities to care for our community and receive care for yourself at cor.org/coronacare.

KiDSCOR - pre-school - 5th grade

Have kids at home? Join us on YouTube

  • Sundays at 10:35 am
  • Wednesdays at 3 pm
  • Thursdays at 10 am
  • Also check out our YouTube channel for more fun content and daily ways to bring faith into your home.

Rezlife students - 6th-12th grades

  • Summer Sunday Gatherings @ 9:30 am - The students are taking over with the Represent series! Come join the fun - sign up for Zoom small group gathering here.
  • Monday Bible Studies on Zoom @ 6:30 pm - Dig deeper in faith this summer. See dates and sign up info here.
  • Wednesday rezlife LIVE! @ 7:30 pmImagine your favorite talk show, combined with your favorite game show and add in a HUGE amount of laughs! Join us on YouTube.

Connect & Share - Social Media

Tune in on Tuesday evenings for Pastor Adam's weekly Vespers on his Facebook page.

As we worship online, we can still connect with our worship communities through Facebook groups.

Resurrection West Activities

Here are a few upcoming ways you can be involved at Resurrection West:

  • Stay Connected on our Facebook Page Church of the Resurrection West and check out our weekly devotional by different ministry leaders posted on Thursdays!
  • Coffee with the Pastors - Considering joining Resurrection? Attend Coffee with the Pastors virtually September 20 at 2 pm.
  • If you would like to receive Pastor Jason’s weekly enote, click here to stay up to date with what’s happening at Resurrection West.
  • Visit Our Prayer Walk - Visit our Prayer Walk at Resurrection West.
  • Philippians 4-week study via Facebook with videos available weekly starting Monday, Sept. 7 for individual or small group study covering one chapter a week.
  • 30th Anniversary Celebration Fall Festival - Oct. 3, 5:30-7:30 pm at Resurrection West with food trucks, live music, corn maze, free pumpkins to the first 300 families, and FIREWORKS to light up the night!
  • Save the date for Trunk or Treat at Resurrection West, Oct. 25!

KiDSCOR

  • Sign up HERE for Sunday School on ZOOM starting Sept. 13 at 9:30 am for Pre-school through fifth grade. Email Christie.Walker@cor.org for more information about our Children’s Ministry.

rezlife Student Ministry

  • Virtual Youth Group is Wednesday, Sept. 23 and your student(s) is invited to join us for an hour of connection, games, giveaways, faith formation, and small groups. Zoom links can be found HERE!
  • Click on this link for zoom information and all rezlife west activities this fall.
  • Follow rezlife west on our Facebook and Instagram @rezlifewest this summer!


Care & Support

  • Recovery Support Groups are meeting in person at the Leawood Campus as well as continuing with online connection on Thursdays at 7 pm. More info here.
  • Find additional Support Groups for grief, health & wellness, relationships & more here.
  • Are you or someone you love in need of care or prayer? See opportunities to care for our community and receive care for yourself at cor.org/coronacare.

Resurrection Downtown Activities

Here are a few ways you can stay connected at Resurrection Downtown this week:

  • Stay Connected!
    • Thursdays, 7 pm - Join us at Facebook.com/RezDowntown for our Gathering of Hope, an uplifting message and music from RezDowntown worship leaders.
    • Follow us on Instagram at @rezdowntown and tag us in your stories!
    • Learn about our upcoming #LoveYourNeighbor campaign at cor.org/30!
  • KiDSCOR
    • Sunday KiDSCOR Zoom at 9:30 am - get your kiddos set up on their Zoom device for songs, crafts, a lesson and some fun, leaving you free to watch the sermon! Register to let us know your kids will join, or reach out to Sarah.Elliott@cor.org with any questions.
    • Join our KiDSCOR at Resurrection Downtown Facebook group for weekly content, fun, and live updates from KiDSCOR Director Sarah Elliott.
  • rezlife Youth
    • Wednesday rezlife LIVE! @ 7:30 pm – Imagine your favorite talk show, combined with your favorite game show and add in a HUGE amount of laughs! Join us on YouTube.

Care & Support

  • Recovery Support Groups are meeting in person at the Leawood Campus as well as continuing with online connection on Thursdays at 7 pm. More info here.
  • Find additional Support Groups for grief, health & wellness, relationships & more here.
  • Are you or someone you love in need of care or prayer? See opportunities to care for our community and receive care for yourself at cor.org/coronacare.
  • Contact downtown Care Pastor, Anne Williams, at Anne.Williams@cor.org.

Resurrection Blue Springs Activities

Here are a few ways you can be involved at Resurrection Blue Springs this week:

Stay Connected on social media!

  • Tuesdays - Pastor Adam shares a devotion each evening at 8 on his Facebook page.
  • Thursdays - Gathering of Hope worship at 7 pm on Facebook.
  • Sundays - Join KiDSCOR Children's Ministry for weekend worship by subscribing to our KiDSCOR YouTube Channel to find the latest video content to help you and your family stay connected and grow in your faith. Don't forget to register your attendance to be entered into a weekly giveaway!

KiDSCOR Children's Ministry

Join our Wednesday Night Elementary Zoom Fun! We will be hosting a fun online session of games and social time with our elementary kids every Wednesday Night, 8-8:30 pm! Email Diane.Enlow@cor.org for the zoom link! Find other online KiDSCOR activities at KiDSCOR Blue Springs Facebook Group.

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Other Opportunities

  • Small Groups are encouraged to meet virtually. If you are a small group leader, the church will provide assistance to help you lead. Connect Mike.Ash@cor.org to find out more.
  • Coffee with the Pastors - Considering joining Resurrection? Attend Coffee with the Pastors virtually September 20 at 2 pm.

Care & Support

  • Need Care? Congregational Care will continue to be offered through phone and video calls whenever possible. Please fill out our prayer request or email Penny.Ellwood@cor.org to receive care.
  • Recovery Support Groups are meeting in person at the Leawood Campus as well as continuing with online connection on Thursdays at 7 pm. More info here.
  • Find additional Support Groups for grief, health & wellness, relationships & more here.

Resurrection Overland Park Activities

Here are a few ways you can be involved at Resurrection Overland Park this week:

  • rezlife is meeting Wednesdays for Small Groups at 1 pm (Middle School) and 1:30 pm (High School) and campus-wide Youth Group lessons between 6:30-8 pm on YouTube. Join our RezLife Facebook group for updates throughout the week!

Care & Support

  • Recovery Support Groups are meeting in person at the Leawood Campus as well as continuing with online connection on Thursdays at 7 pm. More info here.
  • Find additional Support Groups for grief, health & wellness, relationships & more here.
  • Are you or someone you love in need of care or prayer? See opportunities to care for our community and receive care for yourself at cor.org/coronacare.

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