Mark your calendar today!
June 2: Graduation Recognition Sunday
Join us as we recognize and celebrate our 2019 graduates during both services! These include: Micah Berger, Jessica Smith, and Jakobe Stolfus along with Michael Stocks who will receive his GED later this month. Graduates will be introduced and receive a special gift from the church. We congratulate all graduates on their achievements and accomplishment. May God bless your future as you place Him first!
June 9: New Member Sunday
Join us as we recognize and receive new members through profession of faith and reaffirmation of faith at their respective services. These include Debbie Henn, Kristi Twaits, Barb Dos, Michael Stocks, and Manda Garrigus. We warmly welcome each of you into the family and fellowship of Grace Church!
June 16: “Sunday in the Park” Outreach Event
Plan to attend this special outreach and combined service for everyone young and old to be held Sunday, June 16 at Hope Martin Park, Waterloo – between University Ave. and Highway 63 on Fletcher. This informal service will begin at 10:00 AM and feature the music of our “Spirit of Grace” praise band. Pastor Dave will bring the message. Members are asked to bring a dish to share for the picnic to follow worship. Games and activities for children will follow the meal. Posters and flyers are available online and in the church foyer. All persons of church and community are invited and welcome! Who can you reach out to and invite?
July 20 & 27: “Jesus Give-Away” Mission Project
Share the love of Jesus unconditionally with those in need by donating or serving at our upcoming annual “Jesus Give-Away” mission project for the Cedar Valley. Donations for good used or slightly used items including cookware, clothing, housewares, furniture, computers, televisions, bicycles, yard items, children’s clothes, toys, shoes, books, DVD’s, etc will be received on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00-8:00 PM in July beginning July 9 at our Shady Lane Youth Center. Please make sure items are in good working condition and clothes are laundered and clean. We also appreciate donations of hotdogs, condiments, chips, and water to offer free food to our guests. Event will run from 9:00am – 3:00pm on Saturdays, July 20 & 27. Many volunteers are needed to donate items, help organize items beforehand, and work the actual event morning or afternoon shifts. Sign-up sheets will soon be available at the Information Station. What a great opportunity to demonstrate the love of God to others! What can you donate? And, who will you reach out to and invite?