This Week's Message: Standing Against the Enemy
1st Place Life Group
1st Place Life Group is starting back up September 16 at 5:30 in the commons. The focus of this life group will be around the topic “Made to Crave,” a 7 session DVD study. There is a participation guide that goes with the DVD and a book. You can get either or both. The book is very good. We will explore how we are made to crave God versus anything else, in this instance food. Amazon and EBay have the sets fairly cheap. Make sure you get the blue book Made to Crave and NOT the red book. More information can be found on the Facebook page.
Creating opportunities to connect with people is what the Grace Family is all about! The Neighborhood Grill is just that - a way to invite our neighbors to a wonderful setting of food, music, and fun for kids - so that we can serve them and be ready for any helpful conversation. The Neighborhood Grill will be Saturday, Sept 13 from 6-8pm in Central Center, in front of the Transparent Ministry building. Nathan and Jaimi Stewart are our point persons and we will have more details of how you can engage next week.
Aloha! Come join Faithful Friends for an end of Summer Hawaiian bash. The party will be held on August 21st, at 11:30am in the commons. Wear your grass skirt and flowered shirt (optional). Please bring a covered dish and a friend. Prepare to enjoy the best luncheon in town! If you have only an hour for lunch, please join us and lunch will be on us. Men are also welcome and nobody has to tip! We are promising that you will have a great time OR your money back.
Hands Against Hunger
Another outreach for Hands Against Hunger is scheduled for September 20. If interested please sign up at the information table. We would like to have at least 20 to sign up. There is also a Facebook event set up to.
Capital Transformation Fund
God is always at work to advance the message and ministry of Jesus - and the great thing about it is that he wants to do it through us. In order to get into position for the next step God wants to do through us, we want to begin to set aside whatever offering is given on the 5th Sunday of the month. That 5th Sunday happens 4 times a year. We will put those offferings into our Captial Transformation Fund to begin to prepare for the future ministries God has for us and to be able to expand the ministry he already has given to us. Of course, you can give to the Capital Fund at any time, but our leadership is committed to using the 5th Sunday resources to move forward in our faith. We are trusting God to meet our budget needs as we look to him for the future
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