Welcome West Point Cadets!
You are invited! Beginning September 8th the West Point Bus will run to/from the Washingtonville Campus on Saturday evenings for the 5pm service. Please stay after to enjoy dinner at 6:30pm and time to relax. The bus will leave to bring you back to West Point at 7:30pm. Remember to write “CADET” on the top of your Connection Card so we can connect with you today!
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 items will begin this weekend to supply food items as we will pack over 200 backpacks per week during the month of November. 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.
MOPS Mothers of Preschoolers
A ministry for moms with little ones at home. Provides relaxation, fun, and “grown up” conversation. Pre-K care available by the loving MOPPETTS team. Beginning October 2nd and meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 9:30. Please feel free to email MOPS@GraceOC.com for more information.
Courses and Studies Offered This Fall:
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 runs for 13-weeks and covers topics that will ground your faith and leave you hungry for more. This class is held on Sundays beginning September 9th at 8:30am in the Adult Ministry Classroom. Go to Info Center to sign up today!
Women of the Word Women’s Study
Daytime Women’s Bible Study beginning, Tuesday September 11th, and is scheduled to be held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month at 9:30am. Pre-K care is available. No registration necessary.
Women of Grace Group Study
Women of Grace Evening Bible Study will be held Wednesday nights beginning September 12th through June at 7pm. No registration necessary.
Women’s LIFE Support Group
A discussion and support group for the wives of those working through integrity issues. Held Wednesday’s at 6:30pm. No registration is required.
Man-Up Men’s Study
Man-Up is a weekly gathering of men intended to provide a strong spiritual, relational and conversational culture structured for men to gather around God’s word and talk. The goal of Man-Up is to facilitate interaction in the interest of accountability for peers as well as mentoring relationships for men of all ages and generations. Our group is grounded in the word and characterized by a persistent pursuit of progress, not perfection, as we strive to become the men God calls us to be: for our wives (or wives to be) and families, our church, our communities and each other. Scheduled on Friday’s at 6:30pm. No registration necessary.
Women’s Mentorship Group
This small group will seek to provide women with the necessary tools to minister to the women in their lives, through fellowship, mentoring, and discipleship. Scheduled to be held weekly beginning Friday, September 14th from 7pm-8:30pm. No registration necessary.
Men’s LIFE Accountability Support Group
A discussion and accountability group for men who are working through issues related to relationship integrity. No registration is required. Held every Saturday morning from 7am-9am. No registration necessary.
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 will begin on Sunday, September 16th at 10am in the Adult Ministry Classroom. Sign up at Info Center today!
Talk Through The Bible Group
This small group will journey through the most important book of all time, the Bible! We will walk through each book of the Bible starting at Genesis. This group will discuss the historical background, a brief overview, where the book fits in the overall timeline, cover key verses and stories, and of course, weekly reading. The big goal will be applying what we learn in faith and to grow closer to God and to each other through genuine relationship. This group will begin on Wednesday, September 19th from 7pm-8:30pm. No registration required.