This Week's Digital Bulletin
Worship Through Song: Rise
Worship Through Song: The Lion And The Lamb; Doxology
Sharing What We Believe: An Affirmation for Epiphany
Prayer & The Lord's Prayer
Opportunity To Give Back
Worship Through Song: Tremble
Message: The Illumination of New Wine
Worship Through Song: Living Hope
The Illumination of New Wine
Women of Grace Retreat
Friday Jan 25-Sat Jan 26
Cedarkirk Camp and Conference Center, Lithia, FL
Start fresh with Christ's help to be set free from the heavy burden of unforgiveness. Come join us for a weekend of fun, games, fellowship, great food, and a time away with God, where we can grow spiritually and learn about forgiveness.
Don't miss out on this life changing weekend. Register now!
Financial Peace University
Our next FPU class starts on Friday, Jan 18, in the evenings here at Grace Community. This class will include the new updated curriculum from Dave Ramsey to set you on the path to financial peace and freedom! The class is led by Terry Husbands, please contact him for additional information or CLICK HERE to register!
Marriage Date Night!
Looking for a Valentine's Day treat? Join Pastor Erick & Pastor Tracie at City Pointe Church in Plant City for a night of music and comedy "Marriage Date Night" on Feb 16 at 6p. CLICK HERE to get a glimpse inside the show. To purchase tickets for this great night of fun CLICK HERE.
New Study Available for Women
Ladies---Please join the Sister Chicks for our new study on Tuesday Jan 15. This study, She's Still There: Rescuing the Girl in you, by Chrystal Evan Hurst teaches us how to love and honor our life - even when it's not easy to love. We will begin at 7:00p. Contact Carrie Simmons if you are interested.
Want to Know More About Dinner Church?
There will be an informational meeting for all Dinner Church volunteers and those interested in learning more on Sun, Feb 3 at 12:30p. A light lunch will be provided. Please CLICK HERE to register.
AV/Sound Techs Needed
No experience necessary, we will train you! Join us in helping create an atmosphere each week where all people can experience God's transforming grace! Contact Angela for more info!
Do you play an instrument?
We are looking to add another acoustic guitar & keyboard/piano player to our worship band! Please contact Angela if you play, she would love to grab coffee with you and get you "plugged"in!!
Guatemala Mission Trip
We are planning our first international mission trip to Porch de Salomon Jul 27-Aug 3. If you are interested in learning more about this amazing adventure, join us for an informational meeting on Sunday, Jan 27 at 12:15p in Room B1. Please contact Mark Hoogerhyde know for more info!
Grace Crafters is in full swing this year! Join us Thursday, Jan 24 at 11a, bring your craft or learn a new one! It's a great time for fellowship and fun. Bring a sack lunch and munch while you work! See you there!
Basic Disaster Ministry Training Sat, Jan 26
This training introduces the unique and important role the faith community plays in disaster mitigation, preparation and response. You will hear practical ideas on how to effectively respond to disaster in your community in cooperation with other churches, emergency management officials and the Disaster Recovery Ministry of the conference. There is no cost for this training. Registration is required. Check in begins at 9:30a and lunch is provided. CLICK HERE to register.
Gulf Central District Learning Event
Join us Saturday Feb 16 9a-3p at Anona UMC for a district wide learning event. There are many great informational sessions to choose from. Childcare is available. CLICK HERE to register.
Ministry of Hope Volunteer Needed
The Ministry of Hope has a vacancy on the grocery pick up schedule for Tuesdays at the Miller Rd Winn Dixie starting in January. Groceries are picked up at 11a and delivered to the MOH on Dorman Rd. The time commitment is normally 2 hours or less each week. If you have time to volunteer for this local ministry, please contact Janeen Long at 813-685-5047.
Interested in Joining a Small Group?
Want to experience the joy and the benefits of doing life together, through being in a small group or Grace Group? New Grace Groups are forming for the new year. CLICK HERE or contact Roger Earnheart (firstname.lastname@example.org or 731-2123).
Refuge Youth Ministries Info
**NEW SPRING SCHEDULE** CLICK HERE for access
Standard Sunday Schedule:
Standard Wednesday Schedule:
Small groups, we call the Grace Groups, for youth!
We meet from 6:30-7:30 at Grace
Separate lessons for – high school girls, high school guys, middle school girls, & middle school guys
Superbowl Watch Party, Feb 3, 5:30p-???
Drop off your students, or stay with them, to watch the BIG GAME! We'll have some games to keep them busy too. Please bring your favorite tailgate item to share. Refuge Youth Ministry will provide the drinks.
Refuge is OFF-SITE on Sun, Feb 17 as we make space for our Family Promise guests.