May 16, 2019

This Week
May 16-22

Grace Place - May 17
Fellowship, games and lunch.  Bring a friend and join us!

Program Year End Events - May 19

  • Adult Ed - The 6 Great Ends of the Church - Join us for a study on the purpose and calling of the church.  This is the 3rd of our 3 week video series by The Fellowship Community will be held at 9:30 am in the Palmer Room. 

  • The Intergenerational Choir Sings during the 10:30 worship service.  Rehearsal at 10 am in the Sanctuary.

  • Children will celebrate the program year end with Sundae Sundayduring Sunday School during the 10:30 worship service.

  • Recognition & Confirmation Sunday - we will celebrate our choirs, teachers, and confirmation students during the 10:30 worship service.

  • Youth Group Year End Kickball & Cookout -  from 5-7pm at Deep Meadow Park in Horsham.  All Grace youth and their families are welcome.  Bring a side or dessert to share.  Burgers, hot dogs, fixings, and drinks will be provided.

Spring Red Cross Blood Drive - May 20
If you haven't donated blood since March 24, you're 16 or older and in good health, you can save a life by your gift of blood!  As a thank you for being a donor, everyone who makes a blood donation will receive rewards from various local businesses through the Hero for Life Blood Donor Reward Program.  There will also be a special drawing during the blood drive as well!  Appointments are preferred - schedule online today or contact Chris Hoyler by email or 215-576-1404.

Prayer & Pilates - May 22
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 22:  Grace Place
Fellowship, games and lunch.  Bring a friend and join us!

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