February 2nd & 3rd Weekend Announcements

By February 1, 2019Newburgh Updates

Give Hope Interest Meeting

Sunday, February 17th at 1pm there will be a meeting for anyone who is interested in being a part of the Newburgh team for Give Hope. There are many opportunities to help before, during, and after the week of Give Hope. Lunch will be provided.

Small Group Leaders Gathering

Calling all current and prospective Small Group Leaders! You’re invited to come hangout and meet our Newburgh Small Groups campus coordinators Kevin & Whitney Sterling on Tuesday, February 19th from 7pm – 8:30pm in the Worship Center. We want to hear how your small groups are going and the Sterlings will be sharing more about what is coming next for Small Groups. This is a great opportunity for anyone who is also interested in leading a small group to learn more.  Pizza will be served, so please come hungry!

Please sign up at the Info Center to let us know you are coming or email newburgh@graceoc.com

Grace Foster and Forever Families Heart Gallery

Grace Foster and Forever Families is hosting the Orange County Heart Gallery of waiting children on our campus February 2nd and 3rd. These children, and hundreds of others, are freed for adoption and need loving homes. If your heart is being stirred in this direction, please make sure you stop by the table in the lobby to learn more.

Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 23rd at 4pm, in NextGen for a special Q&A session has been scheduled for those who would like more information.

Fight Night: Take your relationship to the next level! 

Whether you are dating seriously, engaged, newlywed, or have been married for years, join us for dinner and ‘Fight Night’ on Friday, February 15th, at 6:30pm at the Warwick Campus.  Fight Night is a fun evening brimming with humor, fresh insight, and new tools for your relationship. Les and Leslie Parrott are a husband-and-wife team who have a passion for helping others build strong relationships. They will be covering topics such as: Bridging the Gender Gap in our Fights; Avoiding the Four Red Flags of Conflict; Discover the Surprisingly Effective Conflict Card; Learn the Secret to Keeping a Cool Head and a Warm Heart; and How 10 Minutes out of Your Week Will Diminish Conflict.

Registration is $30 per couple and includes dinner.  Click Here Hurry! Registration closes on Monday, February 4, 2019.

Warm Newburgh

We are collecting items for the Newburgh Warming Station and local homeless population to help keep the Newburgh community warm this winter. We will be collecting items until February 10th. Items can be dropped off in the lobby.

Items Needed (Gently used/new items all sizes and gender):

  • Hats
  • Gloves
  • Scarves
  • New  Twin Fleece Blankets
  • New  Standard Pillows

Celebration and Chili

Join us February 10th at 5pm for a time of worship and a word from Pastor. We will be having our 2nd Annual Chili Cook-Off following service. Bring your best chili and appetite for a great night of community!

Women’s Bible Study

The next women’s Bible study will begin Thursday, February 7th at 7pm. They will be going through the book “Grace” by Max Lucado. You can sign up at at Info Center. There is a book purchase required for this study.

NextGen High School Retreat–The Advance

High School students are encouraged to attend the annual retreat known as “The Advance.” The registration fee is $190/person which includes transportation, lodging, meals, recreation, and study materials. Registration closes February 8th.

Click here to register

Each year we have students that would not be able to attend except for the generosity of sponsors. If you’d like to sponsor a student for this year’s Advance, please contact newburgh@graceoc.com 

New Message Series

New message series begins February 9th called The Story of God where Pastor Jarrod will begin talking about the narrative God has woven about himself throughout scripture, from the beginning to the end. Make plans to be here and invite someone to join you for that series.