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: John 3:9-21 Preacher: Danny Wright (teaching pastor)
CHILDREN’S ADVENT WORSHIP | Next Sunday, December 16th the children of Grace will be leading the congregation in our worship during both services. The children will be practicing today during children’s church. The 4-K will provide a couple songs on the bells at the beginning of each service. This is always a special time that you won’t want to miss.
ELEVATE POSTAL SERVICE | Elevate Youth are collecting Christmas cards for those in the church body. They will collect the cards end of 2nd service today, December 9th to help you save on postage. Please drop your cards off at the table in the Narthex along with a suggested $5 donation. Christmas cards will be ready for you to pick up on December 16th & 23rd. Questions? Contact Lori Palmer 937.467.8293 or firstname.lastname@example.org
HOLIDAY SERVICES | We will have one service on December 23rd & 30th at 10 am. We will have nursery and Children’s Church. Looking forward to worshiping with you on these days!
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE | We will have our Christmas Eve service on Dec. 24th at 7pm. Bring your families and join us in celebrating the birth of our Lord & Savior!
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC MISSION TRIP WITH SCORE INTERNATIONAL | March 1-8, 2019, Grace Church will be sending a medical/dental/construction team to the Dominican Republic. If you are interested in more information please pick up a packet at the Welcome Center or Contact Mike & Linda Fourman at email@example.com.
VISION NIGHT | Join us on Sunday, January 27th at 6pm for our annual Vision Night. This year we will be celebrating what God has been doing here at Grace. We will be taking a look at some past, present, and future blessing here at Grace. You won’t want to miss it!
2018 FINANCE UPDATE | YTD September 30, 2018 the General Fund giving is $306,441 which is $10,188 (3.4%) over budget. The expenses are $253,717 which is $23,450 (8.5%) under budget, resulting in an excess of $33,638 in revenue over expenses. Truly we have been blessed with favorable financial results and as a result we have been able to transfer $30,000 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.
WINTER WEATHER POLICY | During the winter weather we will plan to have service unless we are under a Level 3 Snow Emergency. Please make the decision to attend based on your location and what is best for your family during Snow Emergencies.
KIDS ADVENT LESSONS | This week’s lesson: Advent week 2 of 4. The Advent lessons are stand alone lessons. Spend these weeks interacting with your children about what they have learned in Children’s Church.
CASTINE FOOD BANK ITEMS FOR DECEMBER | Canned Chicken & Canned Broth
FINANCIAL GIVING | Average thru 12/02/2018— $7757| 2018 wkly need — $7596