CFA News

FYI 02/19/21

Happy Friday, friends!

We hope you've had a great week, and we look forward to seeing you for church! There's a lot of information below, so make sure to stay in the loop!
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The Worship Night originally scheduled for this Sunday at 6:30 PM has been POSTPONED. The recent weather has impacted rehearsals and preparation for the service, so we will be rescheduling it for a future date!

Master's Mechanics Small Group

If you like to work on cars or want to learn how to work on cars, this is the group for you! We will meet on the first Saturday of each month at Chad & Lori Behrman's house from 9 AM to 3 PM. Lunch will be provided (including a short, bible study). Come for however long you like...all Gear Heads are welcome!

Current Project: Converting a VW wagon into a Rolling Music Ministry for God. It's called "Ministry is where you make it." Pick up a flyer in the lobby Sunday to learn more about this cool small group!

Join Us Next Week

This year’s Annual Congregational Meeting will be held Sunday, February 28th at 6:00 PM in a hybrid format. You can attend in-person in the sanctuary, or online (via live streaming) on our YouTube channel.

This year's annual report booklet was emailed to every member in PDF format earlier this week. It will also be available in the church lobby this Sunday.


  • The Financial Q&A session will be held before the meeting at 5:15 PM. Please come or log on then if you have questions or would like to discuss the church's finances over the last year. There will be no additional discussion of finances once the meeting begins at 6:00 PM.
  • Two current board members, Tony Darnall and Kathie Warner have agreed to complete another three-year term on the CFA leadership board. The voting/confirmation will take place in person AND online.
  • If you are attending online, make sure to sign in, vote, and communicate during the meeting by using our Text in Church number: 812-577-9959.
  • We encourage everyone who calls CFA their church home to attend. It is a great time to reflect upon the past year and to hear our church leadership’s vision for the future. If you are a voting member of CFA, your presence is needed for us to conduct business and confirm board members. Join us for a great night!
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Clarity VIRTUAL Fundraising Banquet

Thursday, March 4th, 7-8pm

2100 10th Street

Columbus, IN

Want to learn more about the mission of Clarity and have the chance to help support their work? Join us Thursday, March 4th at 7 PM in the CFA sanctuary for the 2021 fundraising banquet! These banquets are an opportunity to share about the lives you are impacting in our community! Due to COVID restrictions, this year's banquets will be held as virtual watch parties, where you can conveniently attend in a smaller, more comfortable setting.

Please note, pre-registration is required for the event at

Register now, and join us Thursday, March 4th at 7 PM!

Current SERVE Columbus Opportunities

FEBRUARY: This is the last Sunday to bring in items for the Feed the Flock food pantry! We are very close to hitting 100 of each item. What a blessing to those in need in our community! If you still have items to bring in - leave them at the SERVE Columbus table Sunday.

MARCH: We will be cooking and serving a meal for Love Chapel clients on Wednesday, March 10th. Meals will be put in to-go containers at Columbus Free Methodist Church (1511 22nd St) and distributed drive-through style. If you would like to prepare food or serve the meal, please see the sign-up sheet at the SERVE Columbus table or call Lori Behrman at 812-374-6842.

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