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Prayer Requests will be posted on the Community Grace Facebook page.  Requests can be placed at any time or contact the church office and we will be glad to post it for you.

  • 9.19.21   the miracles of jesus ~ miracles of the passion

    Today’s Sermon:  The Miracles of Jesus ~ Miracles of the Passion

     

    Matthew 27.50-51  And Jesus cried out again with a loud voice and yielded up his spirit.  And behold, the curtain of the temple was torn in two, from top to bottom.

     

    Roman centurion: “Truly this was the Son of God.”

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

     

    Sept 19th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 19th        Love Inc Fund Raiser @ Bedford Hoss’s

    Sept 19th        Ladies’ Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 19th        Women’s Bible Study Sign-up Deadline

    Sept 23rd        Ladies’ Book Club @ 6:30

    Sept 24-26    Ladies’ Fall Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 26th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 26th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 27th        Straight Ahead Mum Sale Deadline

    Sept 27th        Pennsylvania March For Life

    Oct 2nd            Mums Pick-up @ church 2-5pm

    Oct 3rd                  Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Oct 3rd                  Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Oct 3rd            Mums Pick-up @ church after service

    Oct 6th            Official Board Meeting @ 6:30pm

    Oct 10th          Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Oct 10th          Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Oct 13th          Women’s Bible Study @ 7pm

    Oct 14th          Ladies’ Breakfast at Kelly’s @ 9am

               

    September Trustees:                

    Kent Cornell

    Dave Dicken

    Wayne Foor                                                  

     

    Prayer Requests:

    Prayer requests are eventually rotated off to keep them current.  To update names, simply request them to be resubmitted.  Also, prayer requests can be added to the church’s private group Facebook page or contact the church office at admin@communitygrace.online. 

     

    We are currently sending out prayer requests by email.  If you or anyone you know is not receiving these, please let me know.  I have found that some of the emails we have on record are not correct.

     

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Our 9.9.21 Blood Drive collected 22 pints of blood and recruited 2 first-time donors.  Our next blood drive  will be on November 11th.


    Love Inc Fund Raiser-TODAY

    Love Inc is teaming up with Hoss’s Steak and Sea House to raise money for a very worthy cause.  Please consider visiting the Bedford Hoss’s location on 9/19/21 to aid us in raising money to benefit Love INC.

    Pick up your copy of the email at the Welcome Desk and present it on 9/19/21 at Hoss’s in Bedford.  Hoss’s will then donate 20% - 25% of your total check paid to Love Inc.  See the copy of the email for more details.


    Ladies’ Fall Retreat

    MGBC Women’s Ministry invites all women, 16 years old and up, to their Ladies’ Fall Retreat at Camp

    Mantowagan on September 24th – 26th.  This year’s speaker will be Megan Johnson.  Pick up your

    brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online).  Deadline is TODAY.

     

    Women’s Bible Study

    Beginning Wednesday October 13th, Denise Karns will be leading a Women’s Bible Study.  The book being

    studied is “Forgiving What You Can’t Forget” by Lysa Terkeurst.  Please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” if you are interested in attending.  Sign up deadline is TODAY.


    Pennsylvania March For Life

    Pennsylvania March for Life will be held on Monday, September 27th with the rally at the State Capitol at 11am and the March for Life at 12 noon.  Due to a generous sponsor, there is not cost.  Call 652-6755 to reserve your seat on a chartered bus.  Registration will be on a first come first served basis.

     

    Bus leaves Wal Mart parking lot at 9am and arrives at the State Capitol at 10:45. Bring a bagged lunch as they will not be stopping to eat on the way back.

     

    Hosted by Bedford County Citizens Concerned for Human Life www.bedford countyprolife.org.  Promoting life from conception to natural death.


    Ladies’ Breakfast

    The Ladies Breakfast meets every 2nd Thursday of each month at Kelly’s Restaurant at 9 am.  Ladies of all ages are invited to enjoy a time of fellowship while enjoying a delicious breakfast. 


    Ladies’ Book Club

    Ladies Book Club will be meeting the 4th Thursday of every month.   The next meeting will be September 23rd at 630pm.  We will be discussing “The Tattooist of Auschwit” by Heather Morris. If you have any questions, contact Alice Wallace at 574.265.5149.  A Ladies’ Book Club list for 2021 is available on the “Connection Central” Wall. 


    We Care Room

    The “We Care Room” at the Everett Middle and High School is in need of undergarments for girls—all different sizes, including bras—and boy’s underwear.  Socks are needed for both and girls’ personal hygiene products.  Food is always needed.  Clothing is NOT needed at this time.  There is a “We Care Room” container in the fellowship hall for all donations.  Any questions, please contact Terri Klahre.


    Kidland Kids (Please consider helping)

    Volunteer(s) are needed.  This is such an important ministry for our church, and it takes many people to have it operate successfully.  Training and class material will be provided so very little preparation will be needed prior to class and your help will be greatly appreciated.  Anyone interested, please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” or contact Sherri or the church office.


    Ministry Handbook

    Want to be a part of our church ministry?  Pick up a “Ministry Handbook” at “Connection Central” and see the many ways available to serve the Lord.

    Sherri or the church office.


    Operation Christmas Child

    Monthly donations for Operation Christmas Child are being collected in hopes to share the love of Jesus to even more children. 

     

    September’s collection will be “Games”. 

     

    Please remember when purchasing or making items, that they need to fit into shoeboxes and suitable for boys and girls from ages 2 to 14.

     

    A container is located in the lobby by the coat racks.

                           

    Food Bank

    Want to help out your community?  Drop off canned goods, with good expirations dates, in the Food Bank box located in the lobby by the Welcome Desk.  We have been collecting canned pears, but any canned goods are welcome.  If you have canned items and cannot bring them in, please contact John Mickle by phone or message at 814.288.9332.  He will gladly pick them up anywhere in Bedford County.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

     

    Connection Central

    Check out our Connection Central Board located at the side entrance.

          Adult Literacy Education classes

          Momentum Ministry Partners Letter

          Operation Christmas Child guide to year-round shoebox shopping

          Thank you note(s)

     

    Church Directory on Your Mobile Device

    Now you can sync our church directory directly to your Apple, Android or Kindle Fire device with a FREE app!  You must be a participant of our Family Directory.  Pick up a form on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    RightNow Media

    RightNow Media is an online library offering:

          rightnow Media originals

          Book of the Bible Series

          Bible Studies

    o   For Women

    o   For Men

    o   For Youth

    o   On Marriage

    o   On Parenting

          Popular Kid Shows

    And so much more.  Pick up your form in the display rack on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    Get Connected

    Would you like to receive a phone call, email or text when there is an announcement or prayer request?

    If so, fill out the “Get Connected” form located on the “Connection Central” Wall and drop it off in the church office.

  • 9.12.21   The miracles of Jesus ~ Poised for a miracle

    Today’s Sermon:  The Miracles of Jesus ~ Poised for a Miracle

     

    Luke 7.9 When Jesus heard these things, he marveled at him, and turning to the crowd that followed him, said, “I tell you, not even in Israel have I found such faith.”

     

    Motivational speaker Les Brown: “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.”

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

     

    Sept 12th        Ice Cream Social Sign-up Deadline

    Sept 12th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 12th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 15th        Ladies’ Ice Cream Social @ 7pm

    Sept 19th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 19th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 19th        Love Inc Fund Raiser @ Bedford Hoss's

    Sept 19th        Ladies’ Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 19th        Women’s Bible Study Sign-up Deadline

    Sept 23rd        Ladies’ Book Club @ 6:30

    Sept 24-26    Ladies’ Fall Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 26th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 26th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Oct 3rd                  Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Oct 3rd                  Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Oct 6th            Official Board Meeting @ 6:30pm

    Oct 6th            Women’s Bible Study @ 7pm

    Oct 10th          Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Oct 10th          Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Oct 13th          Women’s Bible Study @ 7pm

    Oct 14th          Ladies’ Breakfast at Kelly’s @ 9am

     

    September Trustees:                

    Kent Cornell

    Dave Dicken

    Wayne Foor                                                  

     

    Prayer Requests:

    Prayer requests are eventually rotated off to keep them current.  To update names, simply request them to be resubmitted.  Also, prayer requests can be added to the church’s private group Facebook page or contact the church office at admin@communitygrace.online. 

     

    We are currently sending out prayer requests by email.  If you or anyone you know is not receiving these, please let me know.  I have found that some of the emails we have on record are not correct.

     

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Thanks to all of our donors and volunteers!!!


    Ladies’ Ice Cream Social

    Ladies, you are invited to an ice cream social on Wednesday, September 15th at 7pm in the Fellowship Hall.  Please sign up at Sign-Up Central TODAY if you are planning to attend.


    Love Inc Fund Raiser

    Love Inc is teaming up with Hoss’s Steak and Sea House to raise money for a very worthy cause.  Please consider visiting the Bedford Hoss’s location on 9/19/21 to aid us in raising money to benefit Love INC.

    Pick up your copy of the email at the Welcome Desk and present it on 9/19/21 at Hoss’s in Bedford.  Hoss’s will then donate 20% - 25% of your total check paid to Love Inc.  See the copy of the email for more details.


    Ladies’ Fall Retreat

    MGBC Women’s Ministry invites all women, 16 years old and up, to their Ladies’ Fall Retreat at Camp

    Mantowagan on September 24th – 26th.  This year’s speaker will be Megan Johnson.  Pick up your

    brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online).  Deadline is September 19th.

     

    Women’s Bible Study

    Beginning Wednesday October 6th, Denise Karns will be leading a Women’s Bible Study.  The book being

    studied is “Forgiving What You Can’t Forget” by Lysa Terkeurst.  Please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” if you are interested in attending.  Sign up deadline is Sunday, September 19th.


    Ladies’ Breakfast

    The Ladies Breakfast meets every 2nd Thursday of each month at Kelly’s Restaurant at 9 am.  Ladies of all ages are invited to enjoy a time of fellowship while enjoying a delicious breakfast. 


    Ladies’ Book Club

    Ladies Book Club will be meeting the 4th Thursday of every month.   The next meeting will be September 23rd at 630pm.  We will be discussing “The Tattooist of Auschwit” by Heather Morris. If you have any questions, contact Alice Wallace at 574.265.5149.  A Ladies’ Book Club list for 2021 is available on the “Connection Central” Wall. 


    Kidland Kids (Please consider helping)

    Volunteer(s) are needed.  This is such an important ministry for our church, and it takes many people to have it operate successfully.  Training and class material will be provided so very little preparation will be needed prior to class and your help will be greatly appreciated.  Anyone interested, please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” or contact Sherri or the church office.


    Ministry Handbook

    Want to be a part of our church ministry?  Pick up a “Ministry Handbook” at “Connection Central” and see the many ways available to serve the Lord.

    Sherri or the church office.


    Operation Christmas Child

    Monthly donations for Operation Christmas Child are being collected in hopes to share the love of Jesus to even more children. 

     

    September’s collection will be “Games”. 

     

    Please remember when purchasing or making items, that they need to fit into shoeboxes and suitable for boys and girls from ages 2 to 14.

     

    A container is located in the lobby by the coat racks.

                           

    Food Bank

    Want to help out your community?  Drop off canned goods, with good expirations dates, in the Food Bank box located in the lobby by the Welcome Desk.  We have been collecting canned pears, but any canned goods are welcome.  If you have canned items and cannot bring them in, please contact John Mickle by phone or message at 814.288.9332.  He will gladly pick them up anywhere in Bedford County.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

     

    Connection Central

    Check out our Connection Central Board located at the side entrance.

          Adult Literacy Education classes

          Momentum Ministry Partners Letter

          Operation Christmas Child guide to year-round shoebox shopping

          Thank you note(s)

     

    Church Directory on Your Mobile Device

    Now you can sync our church directory directly to your Apple, Android or Kindle Fire device with a FREE app!  You must be a participant of our Family Directory.  Pick up a form on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    RightNow Media

    RightNow Media is an online library offering:

          rightnow Media originals

          Book of the Bible Series

          Bible Studies

    o   For Women

    o   For Men

    o   For Youth

    o   On Marriage

    o   On Parenting

          Popular Kid Shows

    And so much more.  Pick up your form in the display rack on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    Get Connected

    Would you like to receive a phone call, email or text when there is an announcement or prayer request?

    If so, fill out the “Get Connected” form located on the “Connection Central” Wall and drop it off in the church office.

  • 9.5.21   the miracles of jesus ~ miracles of provision

    Today’s Sermon:  The Miracles of Jesus ~ Miracles of Provision

     

    Matthew 14.16-18   So Jesus replied, “They do not need to go away.  You give them something to eat.”  “We have here only five loaves of bread and two fish,” they answered.  “Bring them here to me,” he said.

     

    David Wells: Worldliness is whatever makes righteousness look strange and sin look normal.

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

     

    Sept 5th          Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 5th          Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 5th          West Penn District at Delgrosso

    Sept 5th          Men’s Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 8th          Official Board Meeting @ 6:30

    Sept 9th          Ladies Breakfast at Kelly’s @ 9am

    Sept 9th          Red Cross Blood Drive @ 12pm – 6:pm

    Sept 10-12    Men’s Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 12th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 12th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 15th        Ladies Ice Cream Social @ 7pm

    Sept 19th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 19th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 19th        Love Inc Fund Raiser @ Bedford Hoss’s

    Sept 19th        Ladies’ Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 19th        Women’s Bible Study Sign-up Deadline

    Sept 24-26    Ladies’ Fall Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 26th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 26th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

               


    September Trustees:                

    Kent Cornell

    Dave Dicken

    Wayne Foor                                                  

     

    Prayer Requests:

    Prayer requests are eventually rotated off to keep them current.  To update names, simply request them to be resubmitted.  Also, prayer requests can be added to the church’s private group Facebook page or contact the church office at admin@communitygrace.online. 

     

    We are currently sending out prayer requests by email.  If you or anyone you know is not receiving these, please let me know.  I have found that some of the emails we have on record are not correct.

     

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Our next Red Cross Blood Drive will be Thursday, Sept. 9th from 12noon to 6pm in the Fellowship Hall.

    Donors and volunteers are needed.

    Donors, please schedule your appointment at redcrossblood.org.

    5 volunteers are still needed, please sign up at Sign-Up Central.


    Men’s Retreat

    MGBC Men’s Ministry invites all men, 16 years old and up, to their Men’s Fall Retreat at Camp Mantowagan on September 10th – 12th.  This year’s speaker will be Dr. Randy Smith.  Pick up your brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online). Deadline is September 5th.


    Ladies Ice Cream Social

    Ladies, you are invited to an ice cream social on Wednesday, September 15th at 7pm in the Fellowship Hall.  Please sign up at Sign-Up Central if you are planning to attend.


    Love Inc Fund Raiser

    Love Inc is teaming up with Hoss’s Steak and Sea House to raise money for a very worthy cause.  Please consider visiting the Bedford Hoss’s location on 9/19/21 to aid us in raising money to benefit Love INC.

    Pick up your copy of the email at the Welcome Desk and present it on 9/19/21 at Hoss’s in Bedford.  Hoss’s will then donate 20% - 25% of your total check paid to Love Inc.  See the copy of the email for more details.


    Ladies’ Fall Retreat

    MGBC Women’s Ministry invites all women, 16 years old and up, to their Ladies’ Fall Retreat at Camp

    Mantowagan on September 24th – 26th.  This year’s speaker will be Megan Johnson.  Pick up your

    brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online).  Deadline is September 19th.

     

    Women’s Bible Study

    Beginning Wednesday October 6th, Denise Karns will be leading a Women’s Bible Study.  The book being

    studied is “Forgiving What You Can’t Forget” by Lysa Terkeurst.  Please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” if you are interested in attending.  Sign up deadline is Sunday, September 19th.


    Kidland Kids (Please consider helping)

    Volunteer(s) are needed.  This is such an important ministry for our church, and it takes many people to have it operate successfully.  Training and class material will be provided so very little preparation will be needed prior to class and your help will be greatly appreciated.  Anyone interested, please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” or contact Sherri or the church office.


    Ministry Handbook

    Want to be a part of our church ministry?  Pick up a “Ministry Handbook” at “Connection Central” and see the many ways available to serve the Lord.

    Sherri or the church office.


    Operation Christmas Child

    Monthly donations for Operation Christmas Child are being collected in hopes to share the love of Jesus to even more children. 

     

    September’s collection will be “Games”. 

     

    Please remember when purchasing or making items, that they need to fit into shoeboxes and suitable for boys and girls from ages 2 to 14.

     

    A container is located in the lobby by the coat racks.

                           

    Food Bank

    Want to help out your community?  Drop off canned goods, with good expirations dates, in the Food Bank box located in the lobby by the Welcome Desk.  We have been collecting canned pears, but any canned goods are welcome.  If you have canned items and cannot bring them in, please contact John Mickle by phone or message at 814.288.9332.  He will gladly pick them up anywhere in Bedford County.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

     

    Connection Central

    Check out our Connection Central Board located at the side entrance.

          Adult Literacy Education classes

          Momentum Ministry Partners Letter

          Operation Christmas Child guide to year-round shoebox shopping

          Thank you note(s)

     

    Ladies Breakfast

    The Ladies Breakfast meets every 2nd Thursday of each month at Kelly’s Restaurant at 9 am.  Ladies of all ages are invited to enjoy a time of fellowship while enjoying a delicious breakfast.  Contact Elva Cottle, 652.5281, with any questions.


    Ladies Book Club

    Ladies Book Club will be meeting the 4th Thursday of every month.   The next meeting will be September 23rd at 630pm.  We will be discussing “The Tattooist of Auschwit” by Heather Morris. If you have any questions, contact Alice Wallace at 574.265.5149.  A Ladies’ Book Club list for 2021 is available on the “Connection Central” Wall. 

     

    Church Directory on Your Mobile Device

    Now you can sync our church directory directly to your Apple, Android or Kindle Fire device with a FREE app!  You must be a participant of our Family Directory.  Pick up a form on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    RightNow Media

    RightNow Media is an online library offering:

          rightnow Media originals

          Book of the Bible Series

          Bible Studies

    o   For Women

    o   For Men

    o   For Youth

    o   On Marriage

    o   On Parenting

          Popular Kid Shows

    And so much more.  Pick up your form in the display rack on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    Get Connected

    Would you like to receive a phone call, email or text when there is an announcement or prayer request?

    If so, fill out the “Get Connected” form located on the “Connection Central” Wall and drop it off in the church office.

  • 8.29.21   The Miracles of Jesus ~ Miracles of Love

    Today’s Sermon:  The Miracles of Jesus ~ All Things Well

     

    Luke 7.22-23 So he replied to the messengers, “Go back and report to John what you have seen and heard: The blind receive sight, the lame walk, those who have leprosy are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the good news is proclaimed to the poor. Blessed is anyone who does not stumble on account of me.”

     

    Corrie ten Boom: When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don’t throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.

     

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

     

    Aug 29th         Worship Service, Baptism and Kidland @ 10:30

    Aug 29th         Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Aug 29th         Women’s Ice Cream Social sign up Deadline

    Sept 1st           Women’s Bible Study Ice Cream Social @ 7pm

    Sept 1st           Official Board Meeting

    Sept 4th          End of Summer ~ Community Festival

    Sept 5th          Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 5th          Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 5th          West Penn District at Delgrosso

    Sept 5th          Men’s Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 9th          Ladies Breakfast at Kelly’s @ 9am

    Sept 9th          Red Cross Blood Drive @ 12pm – 6:pm

    Sept 10-12    Men’s Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 12th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 12th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 19th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 19th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

    Sept 19th        Love Inc Fund Raiser @ Bedford Hoss’s

    Sept 19th        Ladies’ Fall Retreat Deadline

    Sept 24-26    Ladies’ Fall Retreat @ Camp Mantowagan

    Sept 26th        Worship Service and Kidland @ 10:30

    Sept 26th        Straight Ahead @ 6pm

               

    September Trustees:                

    Kent Cornell

    Dave Dicken

    Wayne Foor                                                  

     

    Prayer Requests:

    Prayer requests are eventually rotated off to keep them current.  To update names, simply request them to be resubmitted.  Also, prayer requests can be added to the church’s private group Facebook page or contact the church office at admin@communitygrace.online. 

     

    We are currently sending out prayer requests by email.  If you or anyone you know is not receiving these, please let me know.  I have found that some of the emails we have on record are not correct.

     

    Baptism

    We will be having baptism during the Worship Service. 

     

    Women’s Ice Cream Social

    Ladies, you are invited to the Women’s Bible Study Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, September 1st @ 7pm in the fellowship hall.  Sign up at Sign-Up Central – Deadline is August 29th.


    End of Summer Community Festival

    ReNewing Hope Ministries is hosting an End of Summer Community Festival on Saturday, Sept. 4th from 10am – 3pm at Second Blessings, 14275 Lincoln Highway, Everett (former Traveler’s Rest Motel).

    Great Food – Music All Day (Fellowship Quartet, Southern Gospel & Contemporary Christian).  Yard Sales, Flea Market, Antiques & Crafts, Kid Games & Activities, Home Made Baked Goods for Sale.  Vendors are also wanted.  For more information, contact Theresa Bricker (717) 860-3782 or email renewinghopeministries@gmail.com.  Flyers are also available at Communication Central located by the side entrance.

     

    American Red Cross Blood Drive

    Our next Red Cross Blood Drive will be Thursday, Sept. 9th from 12noon to 6pm in the Fellowship Hall.

    Donors and volunteers are needed.

    Donors, please schedule your appointment at redcrossblood.org.

    Volunteers, please sign up at Sign-Up Central.


    Men’s Retreat

    MGBC Men’s Ministry invites all men, 16 years old and up, to their Men’s Fall Retreat at Camp Mantowagan on September 10th – 12th.  This year’s speaker will be Dr. Randy Smith.  Pick up your brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online). Deadline is September 5th.


    Love Inc Fund Raiser

    Love Inc is teaming up with Hoss’s Steak and Sea House to raise money for a very worthy cause.  Please consider visiting the Bedford Hoss’s location on 9/19/21 to aid us in raising money to benefit Love INC.

    Pick up your copy of the email at the Welcome Desk and present it on 9/19/21 at Hoss’s in Bedford.  Hoss’s will then donate 20% - 25% of your total check paid to Love Inc.  See the copy of the email for more details.


    Ladies’ Fall Retreat

    MGBC Women’s Ministry invites all women, 16 years old and up, to their Ladies’ Fall Retreat at Camp

    Mantowagan on September 24th – 26th.  This year’s speaker will be Megan Johnson.  Pick up your

    brochure in the lobby or on the church website (communitygrace.online).  Deadline is September 19th.

     

    Kidland Kids (Please consider helping)

    Volunteer(s) are needed.  This is such an important ministry for our church, and it takes many people to have it operate successfully.  Training and class material will be provided so very little preparation will be needed prior to class and your help will be greatly appreciated.  Anyone interested, please sign up at “Sign-Up Central” or contact Sherri or the church office.


    Ministry Handbook

    Want to be a part of our church ministry?  Pick up a “Ministry Handbook” at “Connection Central” and see the many ways available to serve the Lord.

    Sherri or the church office.


    Operation Christmas Child

    Monthly donations for Operation Christmas Child are being collected in hopes to share the love of Jesus to even more children. 

     

    September’s collection will be “Games”. 

     

    Please remember when purchasing or making items, that they need to fit into shoeboxes and suitable for boys and girls from ages 2 to 14.

     

    A container is located in the lobby by the coat racks.

                           

    Food Bank

    Want to help out your community?  Drop off canned goods, with good expirations dates, in the Food Bank box located in the lobby by the Welcome Desk.  We have been collecting canned pears, but any canned goods are welcome.  If you have canned items and cannot bring them in, please contact John Mickle by phone or message at 814.288.9332.  He will gladly pick them up anywhere in Bedford County.  Your donations are greatly appreciated.

     

    Connection Central

    Check out our Connection Central Board located at the side entrance.

          Adult Literacy Education classes

          Momentum Ministry Partners Letter

          Operation Christmas Child guide to year-round shoebox shopping

          Thank you note(s)

     

    Ladies Breakfast

    The Ladies Breakfast meets every 2nd Thursday of each month at Kelly’s Restaurant at 9 am.  Ladies of all ages are invited to enjoy a time of fellowship while enjoying a delicious breakfast.  Contact Elva Cottle, 652.5281, with any questions.


    Ladies Book Club

    Ladies Book Club will be meeting the 4th Thursday of every month.   The next meeting will be September 23rd at 630pm.  We will be discussing “The Tattooist of Auschwit” by Heather Morris. If you have any questions, contact Alice Wallace at 574.265.5149.  A Ladies’ Book Club list for 2021 is available on the “Connection Central” Wall. 

     

    Church Directory on Your Mobile Device

    Now you can sync our church directory directly to your Apple, Android or Kindle Fire device with a FREE app!  You must be a participant of our Family Directory.  Pick up a form on the “Connection Central” Wall.

     

    RightNow Media

    RightNow Media is an online library offering:

          rightnow Media originals

          Book of the Bible Series

          Bible Studies

    o   For Women

    o   For Men

    o   For Youth

    o   On Marriage

    o   On Parenting

          Popular Kid Shows

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