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September 2019

A few highlights from August

One Fore Kenya Golf Outing: Our 11th Annual One Fore Kenya Golf Outing was a huge success. We are pleased to announce that we raised just over $42,000 for Grace In Kenya with 103 golfers and 121 sponsors, as well as over 40 businesses and families donating silent auction and raffle items. This event will allow us to purchase water tanks for the widows of Katito and Kandaria!  God is good! 

KRUE: Over 100 students packed our campus on August 14 for our luau night!  The students enjoyed being outside for worship, games, a message just for them and bonfires too!  

Cultivate Family Team Gathering: More than 120 volunteers that serve on the Kids, Special Needs and Student ministry teams spent an August afternoon here at Grace where they had time to worship, learn and grow together. 

GroupFOCUS Intentional Parenting Study

Thursday, September 5th  //  6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join with others on Thursday, September 5th at 6:00pm at Grace for GroupFOCUS, a fun environment (snacks included) for individuals interested in joining a group that will share in a study by Doug Fields on parenting titled "Intentional Parenting." Meet some new friends and begin to engage in the conversation regarding joining a family small group! Childcare available.
 
To register, please click HERE.  If you need more information of have questions, let us know at groups@mygcc.org.

GroupCONNECT Weekend

Saturday, September 7th - Sunday, September 8th

As the fall season approaches, it's a great time to get engaged in a group with others. After services, join us in the cafe and lobby areas for GroupCONNECT, where you can check out the various types of groups that we offer at Grace and get more information on how to join!

Contact groups@mygcc.org with any questions.

Gather Together

Wednesday, September 11th or Thursday, September 12th

Ladies, we are delighted to invite you to our first Gather Together women’s event designed to connect and encourage you through fun and fellowship! Please invite some girlfriends, join us as we Gather Together to worship, hear God’s Truth, and connect with women around us. There is no cost for this event, but we ask that everyone RSVP for the Wednesday Session or the Thursday Session so we know how many to expect! Childcare is available, but space is limited so please register early!

If you have questions please let dana@mygcc.org know.

KRUE Fall Kickoff

Wednesday, September 11th
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Come join us for our BIGGEST KRUE night of the year. With football season starting up, our Krue Fall Kickoff is going to be a HUGE student tailgating party. This event is for ALL students 7-12 grade, and is an AWESOME opportunity for you to invite a friend! Don't forget to support your favorite team, whether its high school, college, or professional. If you wear a jersey to KRUE you will be entered to win an AWESOME PRIZE!  No RSVP required. If you have questions email students@mygcc.org.

Next Steps

Thursday, September 19th  //  6:30pm - 8:30pm

Are you thinking about what your next step is at Grace? Join us for our Next Steps gathering on Thursday, September 19th, at 6:30pm! It will be a great opportunity to meet others who may be new to Grace, learn about the history and calling of our church, enjoy some Q & A time with one of our Pastors and even explore the option of membership if interested.

REGISTER HERE to let us know you’ll be joining us. Scrumptious homemade desserts will be provided and you may request childcare when you register. Hurry! Registration is limited to the first 32 people (not including children).

Please let emily@mygcc.org know if you have any questions.

Vision for the Future Weekend

Saturday, September 28th - Sunday, September 29th

The steel and block are going up and the new Kids wing is starting to take shape. With 3x the space of our current Kids' environments plus dedicated student space and a large meeting room, we are creating a place to better reach the next generation and their families.  In lieu of a capital campaign, Vision for the Future (VFF) consists of  two weekends each year where all tithes and offerings received go directly to the building project.  Your sacrificial giving in-service and online the weekend of September 28th and 29th will be a huge step toward reaching more people with the Good News of Jesus Christ. 

Fall Frenzy 2019

Friday, October 11th // 6:00pm - 9:00pm  

The Frenzy is back and better than ever! Fall Frenzy 2019 is coming to Grace Community Church on Friday, October 11th from 6pm-9pm. From the moment you get on campus, your eyes will be filled with wonder and your heart frenzied with excitement. You will see cotton candy, inflatables, food trucks, construction equipment, characters from Wreck It Ralph, laser tag, and that is only the outside!! Inside will be themed rooms, laser tag, food, and much more! Dress up in your favorite family, friendly costume, or come as you are and be ready for an exciting time. The event itself is free. The cost for the food trucks varies per truck.

Learn more at FallFrenzy.org! 

55+ Dinner

Friday, September 6th
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Please plan on joining us for our 55+ Dinner on Friday September 6th at 6:30pm! We will be serving a Spaghetti Dinner and enjoying our annual Bingo Night! Please bring your favorite dish to share according to your last name: 
A-G: Bring a salad
H-N: Bring a dessert
O-Z: Bring a side dish 

This event is free and registration is not required to attend, but please let mike@mygcc.org know if you have any questions.

Grace Space Respite Care

Saturday, September 21st // 9:00am - 12:00pm

Grace Space Respite Care is a safe place for families of children with special needs to drop off their children ages 2-21 and siblings. We will have trained volunteers and medical professionals to care for the children while parents and caregivers get some time away. Back by popular demand this month is special guest Laura Hulick teaching the kids yoga. 

Registration is required and space is limited so REGISTER HERE before September 11th. For questions or to volunteer, please contact erin@mygcc.org.

MoMENtum Connection

Monday, September 16th
7:00pm - 8:30pm

All guys 18 and over, join us for MoMENtum, our exciting monthly Men's Connection! Guys of all ages will connect for some laughs, lots of coffee, and discussion all with the goal of building authentic, transparent relationships. This is absolutely something you'll want to be a part of and a great opportunity to invite friends to join you. 

No registration or RSVP required. Just show up or email momentum@mygcc.org with questions.

Open Prayer Night 

Monday, September 30th 
5:30pm - 7:30pm

We welcome you to join us for Open Prayer Night one Monday each month. At Grace, we believe prayer is an integral part of our walk with God and this is an opportunity to bring to God any cares or concerns as well as praise for blessings. Members of the Prayer Team will be in the HUB from 5:30pm to 7:30pm to pray with and for you individually or corporately. Please join us as you are able anytime during the 2-hour time window.

Contact prayer@mygcc.org if you have questions or a prayer request you want to share.
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