Monday • May 27
Church offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day.
INTERNATIONAL PARTNER POTLUCK LUNCHEON
Sunday • May 26 • 12:30pm • Fireside Room
Join us today for a potluck lunch for Josh and Diane Buck, serving at Antioch Church in NE Los Angeles, and James and Lois Hafford with Wycliffe in Papua New Guinea. Come and hear them share about their ministries. If you are planning to attend, please bring a main dish and salad, or a main dish and dessert. Everyone is welcome.
JOINING THE TEAM (Membership Class)
Sunday • June 9 • 9:00am-noon
If Grace is your church home, or if you are considering making it your church, we encourage you to attend the Joining The Team class. Come learn about the grace of Jesus Christ and who we are as a church family. This class is a requirement for membership, but all are welcome to attend. Registration takes place at the HUB on May 26 and June 2–there are handouts prior to the class that we need to give to you. For more information, contact Sherry Arens at x273 or email@example.com.
FRESH ENCOUNTER – Prayer Gathering
Sunday • June 2 • 4:30-6:30pm
“These all with one mind were continually devoting themselves to prayer…” Acts 1:14
Plan to join us Sunday evening, June 2, for worship and prayer. Daniel Henderson will also be here! Light appetizers will be served, 4:30-4:55pm. A time of worship and prayer will take place, 5:00-6:30pm. Come with your Bible and be ready to experience a work of God! Child care for birth through 5th grade will be available.
Sunday • June 2 • 10:45am
Baptism is a milestone event for a follower of Christ, because it is a demonstration of faith in Him, and is an obedient response to Jesus’ instruction. Our next baptism will be held on Sunday, June 23, during the morning services. The required baptism class will be held on Sunday, June 2. If you know Jesus, would like to be baptized, and are planning to attend the class, or have any questions, please call Susie Busse at x222.
19th ANNUAL GRACE MEN’S GOLF TOURNAMENT
Saturday • June 8 • High Cedars, Orting
How does enjoying a fun round of 18 holes of golf, lots of door prizes, and a fantastic steak dinner sound? Join us for our annual men’s golf tournament. Invite a friend to join you, or better yet, sign up as a foursome. Cost is $70 per person ($72 by credit card). Not a golfer? Consider helping as a volunteer or joining us for dinner only. Registration is now available at the HUB and online.
CHILD DEDICATION CLASS
Sunday • June 9 • 9:00am • B62
Our next child dedication service will be on June 16 during both services. There is a required child dedication class, which will be held on Sunday, June 9. If you are interested in dedicating your child, pick up a child dedication form at Grace Kids Central or the HUB. If you have questions, please call Gayle May at x218.
Sunday • June 9 • 12:30pm
All are encouraged to attend this important meeting with our Leadership Team as we discuss the vision and strategies for the future of Grace Community Church. We will be reviewing our upcoming budget and bylaw revisions. There will also be an opportunity to ask your questions. Plan to join us.
WOMEN’S SUMMER STUDIES
Tuesdays • 6:30-8:30pm • Beginning June 18
A Lineage of Grace • 10 weeks • Led by Diane Schukar
Sisters in the Bible • 8 weeks • Led by Linda Rohn
Captivating • 10 weeks • Led by Julie Ross
All classes require a workbook, which can be purchased for a nominal fee. Sign up at the HUB on Sunday or by emailing Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
JUNIOR CAMP – “Lani Island”
Lakeview Christian Conference Center • Federal Way, WA
Children’s Ministries Summer Camp registration begins May 26 for kids who will be entering 3rd-6th grades in the fall 2013. A non-refundable deposit ($50) must be turned in with registration forms to reserve a spot. Cost is $200 through July 14, and $225 July 15 through August 5. Final balance is due on or before August 5. Scholarships are available and applications are due by July 14. Pick up a brochure and registration form at the HUB or Grace Kids Central. Online registration forms are available to download at graceinauburn.com. Questions? Contact Gayle at x218.
JOURNEY SUMMER CAMP – “Life in the Woods”
Stonewater Ranch – Leavenworth, WA
Grades 7-12 + 2013 Graduates
Do not let money be a reason you miss out on the most amazing week of the summer! Scholarships are available. We want every student to be a part of this life-changing week of camp! There will be late nights with your best friends, crazy games, dance parties, banana boating, Frisbee golf, and worship environments that change lives forever. You won’t want to miss out on Journey! Reserve your spot today with just a $50 deposit. Registration fee through June 30 is $350. Pick up a brochure and registration form at the HUB or at The Collective. You can also sign up and pay online at graceinauburn.com/students.
INTERNATIONAL PARTNER PHOTO/ PRAYER BOOKLETS AVAILABLE AT IP COUNTER
The International Partner Ministry Team has new color Photo/ Prayer Booklets with information about how to pray for each GCC International Partner. Pick up your copy at the International Partner (Missions) counter in the lobby.
DID YOU KNOW?
We served over 350 families at our Annual Community Baby Shower on May 18. If you have new or gently used clothing (sizes newborn to 5T), baby furniture, strollers, high chairs, pack-n-plays, or toys, please set them aside at home and bring them to Grace when we start collecting items for next year’s Baby Shower.