The information that follows is meant to serve any and all that are ‘formally’ or ‘informally’ a part of the family of Greenville Grace Church. If this is applicable to you, read on! If you’ve found us by ‘mistake’, please, read on, but also know that we’d like to take this opportunity to invite you visit us! We hold 2 services each Sunday at 9 and 11am at 4805 SR 49 S, Greenville, OH. We would love to get to know you!
Today’s Text: Exodus 24:1-18| Preacher: Marshall Gipe (administrative pastor)
BACKYARD BIBLE CLUBS | We want to give a huge THANK YOU to all who helped out or donated items for BBC’s this summer. Because of you we were able to reach almost 80 children from multiple communities. You are a huge blessing!
COMMUNION | If you know Christ as your savior, we invite you to join us TONIGHT @ 6p, for a communion service. We would love to celebrate the Lord’s death, burial, and resurrection with you, and hope you will take advantage of the blessing in joining us! Childcare will be available.
MOWING HELP | The Grace Building and Grounds team is looking for sponsors for a week’s mowing ($85). Visit the Welcome Center to sponsor a week of mowing.
FALL MEN’S & WOMEN’S STUDIES | Coming This Fall… We will begin a men’s Bible study AND a women’s Bible study, both on the book of Hebrews! Each 10-week study will take place on Monday evenings from 7:-8:30pm, beginning on September 10th. Childcare will be available. Sign up in the Narthex or via our church website (preferred) by Next Sunday, August 19th if you would like to participate. The website is www.greenvillegrace.churchcenter.com/registrations. Cost for the study is $15/person. For more information contact Charity Wright 937.423.4771 or the office at 937.547.0065
LIFEGROUP SIGNUP | Our small groups ministry (LIFEgroups…short for Living in Faith Everyday) will starting back up in the fall. New to LIFEgoups or returning form last year? Fill out the LIFEgroup signup form insert in your bulletin and drop it in a connection box or give it to the volunteers at the Welcome Center.
SERVICE OPPORTUNITY | Ladies & Gentlemen, are you aware you can serve your brothers & sisters in Christ simply by the way you dress during the summer months? We encourage you to consider this at all times, but especially as we gather together to worship. We praise God for your desire to see Jesus magnified!
SUMMER 2018 FINANCE UPDATE | YTD June 30, 2018 the General Fund giving is $203,292 which is $5,790 (2.9%) over budget. The expenses are $176,374 which is $8,402 (4.6%) under budget, resulting in an excess of $14,192 in revenue over expenses. Truly we have been blessed with favorable financial results and as a result we have been able to transfer $21,115 in 2018 to the Generosity Fund. If anyone has any questions and/or comments please feel free to forward those to the office or speak to any of the following finance team members: Linda Fourman, Mike Gallagher, Katie McKee, Kent Powell, or Monty Stump.
OLD STORY NEW | This Week’s Lesson: Lesson 40 (Doubting Thomas). Your child’s Children’s Church teacher will spend time working through the basic storyline of this week’s lesson. The lessons in Old Story New (the book all of our classes use) are broken into 5 days to help facilitate a consistent, Gospel-centered family devotion time in your home. Copies of the book are available at the Welcome Center or by contacting the church office @ 937.547.0065.
Castine Food Bank Items for August | Velveeta type cheese
FINANCIAL Giving | Average thru 08/05/2018— $7590| 2018 wkly need — $7596