Welcome to Pastor Jarrod’s series,
Encountering God: 21 Days of Prayer
Semi-Annual Business Meeting at Grace Washingtonville
The Semi-Annual Business Meeting will be held this Sunday, January 27th at 6pm. All are encouraged to attend. Only official members may vote. Feel free to pick up an agenda at the Info Center. See you there!
Quarterly Giving Statements
Quarterly Giving Statements have been mailed for the last quarter of 2018. If for some reason, you haven’t received your giving summary, please connect with us. We want to be sure you get this important information.
Child Dedication Service Re-Scheduled
Has been re-scheduled for this Sunday, January 27th at 1pm.
Baptism Certificates and Gift Bibles
Certificates for those who were baptized during our celebration on January 13th have been prepared and are awaiting pick-up at our Info Center.
Food For Kids Food Drive
Food For Kids serves throughout the school year in all three of the local Elementary Schools, supplying those who qualify, with a backpack filled with easy-to-prepare food items that the children could make themselves each weekend. Collection of donated food will begin this weekend to gather enough to pack over 100 backpacks per week during the month of February. Please stop by our Info Center today to pick up a list of approved food items for donation and drop off in the specifically marked box in the Lobby. The next pack-off is scheduled for Wednesday, January 30th at 6pm.
Annual High School Retreat–The Advance
High School students are encouraged to attend the annual Advance. The registration fee is $190/person which includes transportation, lodging, meals, recreation, and study materials.
This year’s theme: FIGHT!
February 15-18, 2019
NEW LOCATION! Spruce lake Wilderness Retreat Center
5389 Rt 447 Canadensis, PA 18325
Leadership Pathway 101
This is a course designed for those who are leading, have been recommended to lead, or would like to step into leading a team at Grace. This will be a 12 week commitment scheduled to begin Wednesday night, January 30th from 6:30pm-8:30pm. To sign up, head over to www.graceoc.com/leadership.
Financial Peace University from Dave Ramsey (FPU)
Want to know how to manage your money God’s way? Check out Financial Peace University! Eliminate debt and live like you never imagined. FREE preview class will be held Monday, January 28th from 7pm-9pm. If you decide to stay on for the 9-week course, a kit fee will be required. Stop by the Info Center today to register. For more information about this class, please feel free to email us at FPU@GraceOC.com.
Welcome to Grace Dinner
If you are new to Grace we would love to meet you and your family! Come on out to meet some of the Washingtonville Staff, Deacons, and Leadership Team on Thursday, January 31st at 6pm. This is a great time for you to get acquainted with us here at Grace Washingtonville, ask questions, discuss next steps, and get you “plugged in” to one of our great Ministry’s. You won’t want to miss this special evening of fellowship, making new friends, and of course dinner. If you are able to attend, please sign up at the Info Center.
New Believers Course
If you recently made a decision to follow Christ, or you have been a believer but never really taken steps toward growing your faith, this class is perfect for you! The New Believers course covers topics that will ground your faith and leave you hungry for more. This class is held on Sundays during the 8:30am service in the Adult Ministry Classroom. Stop by the Info Center to sign up today!
The Essentials Class dives deeper into the core teachings of Christianity and explains what it means to live as a Christian in today’s culture. This 8-week course is offered during the 10am service and begins on February 3rd. Please sign up at the Info Center.
*Required for Grace Membership
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 9th and 10th. 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 Info Center to discuss your heart with one of the members of this team. See how you can help these waiting children. Be sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, March 2nd at 5pm as 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 Grace Warwick Campus.
Fight Night is a fun evening brimming with humor, fresh insight, and new tools for your relationship brought to you by Les and Leslie Parrott. The Parrotts 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. Click HERE to register. Registration closes on February 3, 2019.
Registration is $30 per couple and includes dinner.
The winter weather has arrived! Have you download the graceoc app?
We want to make it easier than ever to stay connected to Grace. Receive notifications on your favorite device regarding weather delays, cancellations, or events. Once you have the app, please be sure to select your campus in the app settings and you’ll always be connected.