Brothers and Sisters, We made it! One of the craziest years in a generation has finally ended and a new year has begun. On one hand, just seeing “2021” on a calendar gives a sense of newness and hope. On the other hand, the challenges of 2020 have not ended simply because of a date … Continue reading Welcome 2021!
Our Identity: Defined by God
As I am sure is the case with many of you, I listened to the recent announcements about changes to our workforce with angst and concern. Many questions are still unanswered, and the uncertainty about the future leaves me feeling uneasy and anxious. Reflecting on all that is going on, I realize the consistent struggle … Continue reading Our Identity: Defined by God
There is undoubtabley anxiety, concern, and hardships for many of our brothers and sisters throughout the country. Between COVID-19, Racial and Social Justice issues, and economic hardships, now more than ever it is important for us as a body of believers to be a light and an encouragement for those who may be hurting. Checkout … Continue reading Encouraging Others
A Statement of Love
Brothers and Sisters, I want to start this letter off first and foremost asking for your grace. We all see and recognize the hurt and pain that is sweeping through our communities right now, and I honestly cannot pretend as though I know what to say. I have no perfect words, I have no personal … Continue reading A Statement of Love
"There is no distinction between Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave and freeman, but Christ is all, and in all. So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience... Colossians 3:11-12 As we begin to transition back into the workplace, CCEM would like to … Continue reading Welcome Back!
Be The Church: Hope in the Words “It is Finished”
Therefore, when Jesus had received the sour wine, He said, “It is finished!” And He bowed His head and gave up His spirit. John 19:30 There may be no more powerful words in all of scripture than these three words uttered by Jesus. A single word in Greek (tetelestai), the expression was actually quite common. … Continue reading Be The Church: Hope in the Words “It is Finished”
Be the Church: Virtually Meeting Amid COVID-19
“and let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds, not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.” (Hebrews 10:24-25) As we continue to battle COVID-19, we know that now more than … Continue reading Be the Church: Virtually Meeting Amid COVID-19
Be the Church amid COVID-19
My eyes run down with streams of water because of the destruction of the daughter of my people. My eyes pour down unceasingly, without stopping, until the Lord looks down and sees from heaven. My eyes bring pain to my soul because of all the daughters of my city. My enemies without cause hunted me … Continue reading Be the Church amid COVID-19
CCEM Financial Update
Thank You CCEM Members! Since its inception, CCEM has been an employee run and sponsored community. All community planning and events have been performed by individuals on their personal time and using their personal resources. Many of you have donated your time, talents, or contributed financially over the past year and we would like to … Continue reading CCEM Financial Update
Thank You Mark Albers!
On March 15th, 2018, Senior Vice President of Exxon Mobil Corporation, Mark Albers, announced his retirement effective April 1st, 2018. Mark has served more than 38 years at ExxonMobil in various capacities both professionally and personally. In addition to the various contributions Mark has made to ExxonMobil as a company (you can read his professional … Continue reading Thank You Mark Albers!