July 19, 2018
July 19 - 25
Called Congregational Meeting July 22 at 11:30 am
We will vote on the call of Stephanie Templin Ashford as Associate Pastor of General Ministries. She will preach at 8:30 and 10:30 services. Come and meet Stephanie in person between the early and late services. Click here for more information on Stephanie.
Middle School Mission Trip July 21-27, Baltimore, Maryland
A fun-loving, enthusiastic group of 9 middle school students and 3 volunteer adult leaders will spend the week at The Center in Baltimore. They will be helping with a day camp for children in one of Baltimore's under-served neighborhoods. Please keep our middle school mission team in your prayers while they share impactful experiences together through service, devotions, and the work of the Spirit!
Grace Place - July 27
Animal program by Briar Bush
Summer Sermon Series - Pastor Sandy Hull, "Speaking Practically"
July 29 - Praying Like Paul (Ephesians 3:14-21)
August 5 - What Should Pastors Be Doing? (Ephesians 4:1-16)
August 12 - The Sniff Test (Ephesians 4:25-5:2)
August 26 - Armed and Ready (Ephesians 6:10-20)
Reception for Megan Coiley - July 29 at 11:30 am
We are grateful for Megan's ministry among us. Celebrate Megan's last day as Interim Choir Director on July 29 following the 10:30 service. We wish her Godspeed as she moves on to become music director at the First Presbyterian Church of Pennington, New Jersey.
News & Notes
Flower Dedication Dates Available
Contact Beth at 215-887-6117 or by email to dedicate flowers in worship on July 29 or August 19.
Tech Help Needed - Jenkintown Food Cupboard (formerly Loaves & Fishes)
Looking for someone with the tech skills and interest in assisting with the design of a cloud-based food bank management system. Contact Ginny Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Office Renovation Update
Work continues to move forward with the office renovations! Please be patient with any possible inconveniences during this project.
Welcome to Grace!
- Stephanie Templin Ashford, candidate for Associate Pastor of General Ministries, will begin her ministry at Grace on August 1, pending vote at the congregational meeting July 22.
- Kristen Levens, our new Associate Pastor for Youth and Missions begins her ministry on August 1.
- Valerie Clayton, our new music director, will also start on August 1.