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 19: 31-42 | IN THE BEGINNING | PREACHER : DANNY WRIGHT (Pastor of Teaching)
ARE YOU IN A LIFEGROUP? | Our small groups ministry (LIFEgroups…short for Living in Faith Everyday) will begin meeting again the week of September 13. You can get signed up by visiting the Welcome Center, using the LIFEgroups signup insert located in your bulletin, or going to www.greenvillegrace.org, navigating to the LIFEgroups ministry page and clicking on the text “Sign Up for a LIFEgroup” on the right side of the page. Please sign up even if you are staying in the same group. If you haven’t been in a LIFEgroup and would like to know more about this ministry, please contact Marshall Gipe @ 937.604.3720 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Childrens Church Transition | If your child has not already moved up to the appropriate grade they may move today. Welcome Center workers can help you, just ask!
TRANSFORMED ‘15 | Ladies of Grace: Join us this Saturday, September 19 from 9am-4pm for our women’s conference, Transformed: Women Made New Through the Word. We are thrilled to have Kim Wagner from Revive Our Hearts as our speaker, Jason & Jodi Bradshaw as our worship leaders, and various testimonies throughout the day to give us snapshots of God’s grace at work. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Registration cost is $45. Register online at www.greenvillegrace.org/transformed15.
WE WANT YOU! | We need some volunteers to help keep the church clean. We have 3 cleaning teams to choose from and you are able to clean on your own time. Questions or to help contact Mary Garber @ 937.459.6948
FALL WORKDAY | SAVE THE DATE!! | We will be having a fall workday to on October 10 @ 8am to get the building ready for winter and to do some general cleaning/organization both inside and out. Plan on bringing the family for a morning of “many hands making the load light”!
WORSHIP WORKSHOP 2015 | Worship Team Workshop, October 17 from 9:30-5:00—Team Workshop exists to train lay musicians in local churches in musical and Biblical know-how. We’ve assembled 10 instructors who will offer a variety of hour long sessions on anything from musical instruction to Biblical content. Cost for the day will be $10 and includes lunch (the workshop is free for anyone currently serving on music teams or youth music). Find more details, check out http://worshipteamworkshop.com. Anyone interested is welcome to attend.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD | We will be collecting shoeboxes filled with toys for Operation Christmas Child beginning October 26th. The deadline for shoeboxes will be the end of second service on Nov 15th. If your LIFEgroup is considering using this event as one of your outreach events, please contact the church office to see how you can get supplies to help you! If you are not familiar with the ministry, check out www.samaritanspurse.org/occ/ or call Pam Denniston 692-5761. Brochures, labels and boxes will be available soon at the Welcome Center.
Long Story Short | This week’s lesson: Week 67 (The Armor of God). Your 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 SEPTEMBER | Canned Soup and Crackers
FINANCIAL Giving | Average thru 8/30—$7888| 2015 wkly need — $7841