Everyone is invited to join us Sunday, August 4, 2019 @ 11:00AM as we welcome Pastor Joe Jacowitz with FirstLove Ministries.
Joseph Jacowitz was born in 1955 in New York City into a conservative Jewish family. He was converted to Christ in 1976 while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps as a marksmanship instructor. At the time he was preparing to attend rabbinical seminary upon his discharge from the Marines. He has been the pastor of Christ Bible Church in Pleasanton, CA, since 1990. He has a Bachelor's degree in Theology. He and his wife Sherry have been married for 41 years, have five children and eight grandchildren. He is the President of FirstLove Ministries (www.firstlovepublications.org, www.firstlovemissions.org and www.firstloveradio.org), and is the Pastor-at-Large with Family Radio (www.familyradio.org).
Family Church Lunch to follow. Please click here to sign-up!
Vacation Bible School 2019
ATHENS, Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth
July 21, 2019 — July 25, 2019 | 06:00 pm — 08:30 pm
Imagine leaving a life of privilege and power to face angry mobs, painful imprisonment, and chain-breaking earthquakes—all to spread the life-changing truth of God’s love. Learn the jaw-dropping story of the Apostle Paul…straight from Paul himself! In an ancient “anything goes” culture, Paul will inspire kids to share the truth of God’s immeasurable love today!
For questions, please call Grace Church office at (252) 355-3500.
Please join us this summer on Sunday, June 30th, July 7th and July 14th @ 5:30PM as we watch and discuss this video series. Invite a friend!
Everyone is invited to a lunch immediately following the morning Worship Service on Sunday, March 31st! Donations will be accepted and all the money raised will go towards the the Love Fund. Enjoy a wonderful afternoon of food and fellowship.
Please help us by letting us know if you will be there and how many people we can expect to be with you.
Hope to see you there!
Everyone is invited to a lunch immediately following the morning Worship Service on Sunday, February 24th! Our youth will be preparing and serving a delicious meal. Donations will be accepted and all the money raised will go towards the Youth Camps this summer. Enjoy a wonderful afternoon of fellowship.
Please help us by letting us know if you will be there and how many people we can expect to be with you. Fill out the purple form in bulletin and drop it off at the Welcome Center or give to Pastor Chuck. You can also sign up at Welcome Center on clipboard.
Hope to see you there!
AWANA children, parents and guests are invited to the Fellowship Hall on Saturday, February 16th at 11:00AM in the Fellowship Hall to watch our AWANA kids as they compete in some matchbox car racing events!
Following the races our Word of Life students will be there ready to serve you a hotdog lunch at 12:15PM!
$5 - 2 Hotdogs, Chips, Drink, Dessert
$3 - 1 Hotdog, Chips, Drink
ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TO HELP FUND THE STUDENTS CAMPS THIS SUMMER!
Change for Life — Baby Bottle Drive
Please pick up your baby bottles at the Welcome Center. The due date is February 17. Please return filled with silver change, checks, and/or cash. Checks must be written out to the Carolina Pregnancy Center. If you are unable to fill with monies, please return. Each bottle cost us $1.12 to replace. All monies donated will be given to the Carolina Pregnancy Center.
Please join us at 5:30PM Sunday evenings beginning January 13, 2019, as Pastor Jamin introduces a new series entitled: Angels, Demons and Spiritual Warfare. This series will continue on Sunday evenings through January and February.
Grace Church Senior Adults are invited to the American Heritage Girls NC 3130 8th at 10 AM in the Fellowship Hall for food, fellowship, and fun! Details are coming soon!
9:45AM Sunday School Classes
• Larry Hudson – Child Evangelism Fellowship - Adult SS class
• Chuck Young - SPORTWorks Ministry/ECU Pirates
• Brian and Gwenda Trapp – Source of Light Ministries
11:00AM Worship Service – Pastor Tom McCracken Missionary Profile and/or
Chuck Young – SPORTWorks Ministry/ECU Pirates
Children’s Mission Connection – Larry Hudson
12:00PM Sunday Lunch – Faith Promise Mission Team and Missionary guests
9:00AM ENGAGE Meet & Greet Breakfast, Fellowship Hall
10:00AM Worship Service – Pastor Tom McCracken,
CommUNITY Baptist Church, Salem, VA
Children’s Missions Connection – Brian and Gwenda Trapp
11:15AM - 12:15PM Breakout Sessions
• Meshaw and Trapp
• Carl Miller, Harvest FWB
• Austin Pendergraft
• Children’s Missions Connection – Andy Sugg
12:30PM - 1:15PM Lunch in Fellowship Hall (Soup and Sandwiches)
1:30PM - 2:30PM Breakout Sessions
• Austin Pendergraft
• Word of Life – Aaron Barth
• 3rd Street Academy – Nathan White
• Children’s Activity (Games outside) –Pastor Jamin Shelby, Tammy Edwards and Anthony Willis
2:30PM ENGAGE Mission Conference Project - Pack boxes for Operation
Join us October 7th for our annual Homecoming Service at 11:00 am. Sunday School is at 9:45 am. Guest speaker Pastor Scott Hanna will be with us. Invite a friend! Join us for lunch after the morning service. Bring your Sunday lunch (main dish, side dish, and dessert) to share for a Potluck. For more information, call the church office at 252.355.3500.
The 2018/2019 Awana's Club season will begin on September 9th. Come join the fun and learn about Christ! Puggles, Cubbies, Sparks, T&T, Trek, and Journey are the groups that are offered. Registration will begin prior to 5pm, so come early. If you are interested in volunteering for leaders or games, please see Chuck Barber.
Crosswalk, our 6th-12th grade youth group, will be welcoming in the Word of Life program this fall. Parent's orientation night is Wednesday, Aug. 29th starting at 6:00. Supper will be served and the program's goals and format will be presented. A time of Q & A's will follow. A drama. Amazing Grace, will be performed by some of the youth.
TVR Camp- From July 30-August 4, our youth from 4th-12th grade are invited to come with us to the mountains of North Carolina to encounter God and grow closer to Him.
Scholarships are available for both camps, so do not let money be a hindrance! For more information about these camps and scholarships, see Chuck Barber.