“To make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.” Matthew 28: 19-20a spells out the task of this mission. We seek to fulfill that mission by becoming an ‘inviting, welcoming, nurturing, and serving community of Christ.’ We invite you to join us in that endeavor. We eagerly want to be in ministry with you, sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.
Sunday, August 6, 2017 10:00 AM
Come & discover the parallels between the Pride Lands and God's Kingdom in Disney's 'The Lion King KIDS' on Sunday, August 6th, at 10:00 a.m. in the sanctuary. You won't want to miss this entertaining and spiritually enlightening performance which is a culmination of two weeks rehearsal at our Performing Arts Camp. Free-will offering will be taken.
Saturday, August 5, 2017 2:00 PM
Disney's 'The Lion King KIDS' will be performed for the first time ever in Rockford, Illinois, right here at Court Street United Methodist Church on Saturday, August 5th, at 2:00 p.m. in the sanctuary. You won't want to miss this entertaining and spiritually enlightening performance which is a culmination of two weeks rehearsal at our Performing Arts Camp. Admission: $5 for Adults, $2 for under 12.
Saturday, July 15, 2017 10:00 AM
Auditions for ‘The Lion King KIDS’ will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 15th. Parts are open for youth from Kindergarten to 9th Grade. Potential cast members will sing, dance, and read a selection from the show. You may prepare a song to show your vocal range. The 2017 Performing Arts Camp, held for 2 weeks, Monday through Friday, beginning July 24 through August 4, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. will be the rehearsals. One performance for sure will be Sunday, August 6, at 10:00 a.m. More performance times are to be determined.
(Rockford, IL) If you enjoy acting in plays, you will want to perform in Disney's 'The Lion King KIDS'. The first time seen in Rockford, this is a great chance to break new ground, so to speak. Register now to be part of the cast by downloading the registration form and returning it to the Church Office along with your registration fee.
It is actually part of Court Street's Performing Arts Camp taking place Monday through Friday, for two weeks, from July 24th through August 4th, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily. The cost is only $50 per youth for the two weeks which includes lunch and all materials.
Directed by James L. Crow, you won't want to miss this fun once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.
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(Rockford, IL) What Joyful Happenings at Court Street UMC do you remember or have you heard about? Please share with us as we celebrate 165 years of ministry with God by writing down any and all good happenings. Then submit by email, drop in the offering plate, drop in the box in the Narthex, or mail to the Church Office. We will then share with everyone in some manner.
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(Rockford, IL) Registration is now open for all 1st through 8th grade youth who would like to participate in our 2017 Puppet Project camp from July 10th through the 14th with a performance on Sunday, July 16th at 10:00 a.m. From 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily during that week, the cost is only $25 per person, which includes lunch. Invite your friends and relatives as this is bound to be a lot of fun!
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