May 24, 2018

This Week
May 24-30

Grace Place - May 25
 A friendly community of seniors meets each Friday.  Lunch is served at noon.  Come early for games, puzzles and fellowship.  Join us and bring a friend!  

Trinity Sunday - May 27

Memorial Day - May 28 Church office is closed.

Upcoming Events
June 1
Grace Place - 

The Physical Therapy and Wellness Institute will be back to discuss arthritis, acquatic exercises and the alter-g. Lunch is served at noon, followed by the program at 12:45. 

June 10
Graduate Recognition - 
If you or your child have graduated (high school, college, technical school, graduate school, etc.) since last summer, please email or call the church office at 215-887-6117 by June 1 .  We want to recognize and celebrate with you!

June 16
Vacation Bible School Set-Up Day
Join the fun on Saturday  from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm to set up and decorate for VBS! Our team has been hard at work creating, so let's band together to swab the deck for Water Water Everywhere! RSVP to Kelly Hudson

June 17
Jim Eby's Re-Retirement Celebration 
Join us for a special reception after the 10:30 worship service to celebrate Jim's ministry among us as Pastoral Care Assistant.

June 17-21  Vacation Bible School from 5:45-7:45 pm

*Vacation Bible School is Flowing our Way!  

Registration for Water Water Everywhere is limited and closes June 3rd so don't wait to join in! This year we are welcoming ALL AGES to join us for dinner, games, learning, and fun! Volunteers, child and adult participants – please register here or email Kelly Hudson.   A donation of $10 per person/ $35 per family of 4+ is requested.  

*Pastor Judy's Trip to a Land Called Holy!

Vacation Bible School's adult program will begin with a report (and lots of pictures) from Pastor Judy on her recent trip to Israel/Palestine.  Learn about the land of the Bible and gain fresh insight into its present challenges.  Each evening will begin with dinner.  Pastor Judy will present our program on Sunday and Tuesday, and on Monday and Wednesday Pastor Sandy Hull will guide us through the Old Testament book of Jonah and its meaning for us today.  Email or call the church office at 215-887-6117 for more information or to register.

June High School Mission Trip – June 23-29 in Canfield, OH 

Wednesday, July 18 - Picnic and Softball Game at Alverthorpe Park. 

July Middle School Mission Trip - July 21-27 in Baltimore, MD


News & Notes

We mourn the death of two of our Grace members and support their families with our prayers.  Betty Jackson, mother of Judy Alexander, joined the church triumphant on May 10, and Natalie Weiss on May 12.  The memorial service for Betty will be in the sanctuary on Thursday, June 7, at 7:00 pm.  The memorial service for Natalie, who was a 65-year Grace member, will be on Saturday, June 16, at 2:00 pm in the auditorium at Normandy Farms Estates, in Blue Bell.  

VBS Supplies Needed!
Click here for a list of supplies needed for VBS.  Questions - contact Kelly Hudson

Grace Nursery School - Registration open for children ages 2 years-Pre-K.  The nursery school is looking for gently-used educational toys, shelving and storage furniture.  Email or call Cindy Kaminski at 215-694-0809.

Benjamin Van Buren