June 13, 2019

This Week
June 13-19

Grace Place - June 14
The Physical Therapy and Wellness Institute will return to Grace Place to have a Back School and discuss Back Fitness.  Katie Anderman will be there to present this interactive talk.  Lunch will be a noon, followed by the program at 12:45 pm.  Bring a friend and join us!

This Sunday in Worship - June 16
We will commission our high school mission trip participants serving in Raleigh, North Carolina on June 23-28.  Please keep this group in your prayers.

Upcoming Events

June 21:  Grace Place
Feeling artistic? Jeff Cline will share his love of painting and give Grace Place friends the chance to be creative too! Arrive at 10:30 for games and fellowship. Lunch is at 12:00 and the painting will begin at 12:45. Bring a friend and be a part the fun!

June 22:  VBS Decorating Party - Saturday, June 22nd from 9am-12pm
Join us from 9am-12pm on Saturday, June 22 to help decorate for our exciting VBS week!  

June 23-27: Vacation Bible School
Join us for a fun filled week of food, fellowship, and learning! Our Theme is: Who is my Neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus. Each night from 5:45-7:45 pm, we will enjoy a hot meal together, followed by an adult study and kids stations. The cost is $10 per child which includes a t-shirt and dinner and $5 per single adult which includes dinner and a study. $30 max per family.  Sign up here.

June 23-28: High School Mission Trip to Raleigh, North Carolina

July 14-18: Middle School Mission Trip to Massanetta Springs, Virginia

July 28:  All Youth Summer Slam Pool Party at the Templin-Ashford home

Michaela Payne
June 6, 2019

This Week
June 6-12

Grace Place - June 7
Fellowship and games.  Lunch is at noon.  Bring a friend and join us!

This Sunday in Worship - June 9
Join us at the 10:30 service to recognize our graduates and for ordination and installation of elders and deacons.

On Pentecost we are using new red paraments. Many thanks to Elsa Scherphorn who used her sewing skills to create a new table runner and bookmarks. We are very grateful for her gifts of time and talents.

Prayer & Pilates - June 12
Join us at 5:30 pm in the Palmer Room.  We work towards strengthening our bodies and spiritual lives, creating fellowship, and becoming stronger and more motivated to be the healthy person God intends us to be.  A free will donation to a designated mission at Grace will be accepted.  

Please bring a mat and a small pillow and wear clothes that you can easily move in. It is helpful to be able to get down on the floor and get back up again.  Email June Hudson with any questions or for more information.   

Upcoming Events


June 14:  Grace Place
The Physical Therapy and Wellness Institute will return to Grace Place to have a Back School and discuss Back Fitness.  Katie Anderman will be there to present this interactive talk.  Lunch will be a noon, followed by the program at 12:45 pm.  Bring a friend and join us!

June 21:  Grace Place
Feeling artistic? Jeff Cline will share his love of painting and give Grace Place friends the chance to be creative too! Arrive at 10:30 for games and fellowship. Lunch is at 12:00 and the painting will begin at 12:45. Bring a friend and be a part the fun!

June 22:  VBS Decorating Party - Saturday, June 22nd from 9am-12pm
Join us from 9am-12pm on Saturday, June 22 to help decorate for our exciting VBS week!  

June 23-27: Vacation Bible School
Join us for a fun filled week of food, fellowship, and learning! Our Theme is: Who is my Neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus. Each night from 5:45-7:45 pm, we will enjoy a hot meal together, followed by an adult study and kids stations. The cost is $10 per child which includes a t-shirt and dinner and $5 per single adult which includes dinner and a study. $30 max per family.  Sign up here.

June 23-28: High School Mission Trip to Raleigh, North Carolina

July 14-18: Middle School Mission Trip to Massanetta Springs, Virginia

July 28:  All Youth Summer Slam Pool Party at the Templin-Ashford home

Michaela Payne
May 23, 2019

This Week
May 23-29

Grace Place - May 24
Fellowship, games and lunch.  Bring a friend and join us!

Prayer & Pilates - May 29
Join this active and growing group as it returns each Wednesday through June 12 at 5:30 pm in the Palmer Room.  We work towards strengthening our bodies and spiritual lives, creating fellowship, and becoming stronger and more motivated to be the healthy person God intends us to be.  A free will donation to a designated mission at Grace will be accepted.  

Please bring a mat and a small pillow and wear clothes that you can easily move in. It is helpful to be able to get down on the floor and get back up again.  Email June Hudson with any questions or for more information.   

Upcoming Events

May 31:  Grace Place
Ring in the summer with some patriotic tunes! Jen Eyre will lead the group as everyone gets a chance to play the bells. Lunch is at 12:00 and the presentation will begin at 12:45 Bring a friend and be a part the fun!

June 2:  Open House - 2019 VBS Program 
Join us in the Palmer Room after the 10:30 service to learn about what we have planned for VBS this year.  Children can participate in games and crafts while the adults ask questions and signup!  

June 3:  VBS Meeting & Volunteer Orientation 
Join us at 7:00 pm in the Dove Room for our VBS team meeting.  We will answer your questions and you can pair up with other volunteers to learn more about your role for the week.

June 8:  Wellspring Saturday Breakfast Ministry
A small group from Grace serves breakfast and distribute clothing, toiletries and snacks for up to 80 needy guests at Old First UCC in Philadelphia.  We will serve on the 2nd Saturday for the month of June.  After that, we will serve again on the first Saturday each month beginning on September 7th.  Email Claire McHugh for more information or to sign up (all volunteers must be 14 yrs or over) to join in.

June 9:  Graduation Recognition
If you or your child are graduating (high school, college, technical school, graduate school, etc. ) this spring or has graduated since last summer, please email Pastor Kristen to let her know the details by June 1.  We want to recognize and celebrate with you!

June 23-27: Vacation Bible School
Join us for a fun filled week of food, fellowship, and learning! Our Theme is: Who is my Neighbor? Learning to love like Jesus. Each night from 5:45-7:45 pm, we will enjoy a hot meal together, followed by an adult study and kids stations. The cost is $10 per child which includes a t-shirt and dinner and $5 per single adult which includes dinner and a study. $30 max per family.  Sign up here.

Michaela Payne