News, Events, & Announcements
October 17, 2022


Join us as Pastor Jarrod continues his series, “Just Be Perfect,” with “Overcoming Self.”

If you haven’t yet, this would be the perfect time to bring someone to church with you!

Men's Breakfast Event!

October 29

Join Pastor Jim and our Campus Director, Jake Hackel, as they cast vision for men on our campus during this time together on October 29th at 8am.  They will talk through strategic plans and how you can help gain ground for the Kingdom in men’s lives.  To register go to graceoc.com/events.

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Trunk or Treat!

October 31

Join us on Monday, October 31st* from 6:30 – 8:30pm for our annual Trunk or Treat.  There will be games, candy, and so much fun!

Signing up your family to Trunk or Treat?  Families must register an adult and provide the number attending.  You’ll receive wristbands and a form to vote on your favorite trunk. You can register at Trunk-Or-Treat @Washingtonville – Grace Community Church (churchcenter.com).

Signing up your Trunk? Bring your vehicle decorated in a fun, non-scary theme** and hand out candy to the “trunk or treaters”.  Don’t worry about running out of candy, we have you covered!  Our candy runners will refill your trunks as needed.  Voting trunk or treaters will determine the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place peoples choice award winners!  They will be revealed by 8:15pm!  You can register your trunk at graceoc.com/trunks.

Can’t attend the event but would love to participate?  Donate a bag or two of candy!  Candy Donations will be accepted October 2nd – October 30th!  Look for the candy collection box in the lobby!

* Rain Date is November 1st at the same time.

** Trunk themes are subject to review and approval.


October 30

Are you ready to make a public declaration that you’ve accepted Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior?

Grace Community Church will hold Baptisms on Sunday, October 30th after each service.  If you’ve made the decision to follow Christ, baptism is one of the most meaningful next steps you can take.  To register go to Baptism | Grace Community Church (graceoc.com).

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Sign up Today to Serve at Grace!

We wouldn’t be Grace Community Church without our amazing volunteers.  Serving is an expression of the overflow of love for Jesus and all that He has done for us.  Are you called to serve at Grace? If so, please sign up at graceoc.com/serve.  Please stop by our Info Center if you have any questions.



Thanksgiving Food Drive!

It’s that time of year again! We’re going to be collecting food items for our local families for Thanksgiving! If you would like to bless a family with one or a few of the items listed below, we will collect items until Sunday, November 13th.  Look for the donation box on the right side of the lobby just before the worship center doors!

Stuffing Mix
Canned Yams
Cornbread Mix
Dessert Mix
Mashed Potatoes (boxed)
Canned Gravy
White Rice
Cranberry Sauce
Canned String Beans
Canned Cream of Mushroom Soup
Foil Turkey Pan


GraceKids Parents Update!

Beginning this month, GraceKids will not be giving your children at-home paper resources. Please download the Parent Cue App today to have all the daily/weekly resources at your fingertips. The app will provide resources and inspiration for you to share Jesus with your children all week long!

To download the app go to:  https://theparentcue.org/app/

Grace MOMs Ministry!

Grace MOMs Ministry–NEW MEETING FORMAT! Grace Washingtonville hosts a group for mothers of ALL ages which is open to all campuses and the community. The MOMs ministry meets twice a month from October through June each year. Moms get together for good food, great conversations, important discussion topics and guest speakers! This year, the format has shifted to accommodate working moms. We will now hold an AM session and a PM session each month. On the second Wednesday of each month, beginning October 12th, an AM session will be held from 9:30am to 11:30am (childcare available); on the fourth Wednesday of the month, beginning October 26th, there will be a PM session from 6:30pm to 8:30pm (no childcare available). You can register to attend both sessions or chose which best meets your schedule! Registration is open at $15 for an AM or PM session, or $30 to attend all.

To register go to graceoc.com/events.

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"Grandparenting Matters" Seminar!

October 29

If you are a long-time grandparent or a brand new one, this is for you. Join us Saturday, October 29th from 9am-1pm at the Port Jervis Campus. You will unlearn some things, and relearn others. Your passion for your grandkids will be even higher and you’ll go away changed. Your precious grandchildren will benefit because you listened, learned, and grew in your blessed role. Registration is $30/couple or $15/person. Seminar, materials, and lunch included.

To register go to graceoc.com/events.

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Thanksgiving Basket Pack-Off!

November 16

Calling all Volunteers! Our Thanksgiving Food Drive will end on Sunday, November 13th. We will be holding a pack-off to assemble the baskets for the families on Wednesday, November 16th at 6:30pm at the Washingtonville Campus. If you are interested in helping, please sign up at graceoc.com/events.

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