This Week's Events
Monday, May 15 - Sunday, May 21, 2017
(See our calendar for future events.)
W E D N E S D A Y :

>   6:00pm Youth 4 Christ

>   6:00pm Kids 4 Christ Meal & Kids Mixer: Mr. Potato Head

>   6:30pm Kids 4 Christ Bible Study

>   6:30pm Adult Bible Study - In Light of Eternity: Perspectives on Heaven (Chapters 7 & 8)
     Spend time thinking about eternity and your future heavenly home and worries about monthly bills, retirement accounts, and careers will begin to fade. That's author Randy Alcorn's wake-up call - don't waste today by misunderstanding tomorrow's reality. Join us to take a straightforward, real-life look at heaven, rewards and how to live in light of eternity.

T H U R S D A Y :

>   7:00pm Lifepoint Small Group at the Poiles' - True Spirituality: Becoming a Romans 12 Christian Details.

S U N D A Y :

>   9:30am Sunday School (Classes For Children, Youth & Adults) More classroom details.

> 10:45am Worship Service & KidsWorship (Sermon Series - Christian Basics: Living As A Follower Means...)
     We continue covering the basics, because as we live the Christian life, we can have the tendency to learn certain new things and in some ways forget or minimize the basics. Basics are the foundation and we will look at more basic building blocks necessary for living as a successful follower of our Lord.

> 12:10pm CentriKid Campers & Parents Meeting
     Immediately following the worship service on May 28. Parents will fill out necessary forms and discussing camp rules. Both a parent/guardian and the camper need to attend. Camp is June 19 23.

>   5:30pm Hymn Sing & Banana Split Bar Fundraiser (Please note the time change.)
     Join us as we pull out the hymnals and share in singing some of the hymns we sang as "little-bitty Baptists". Then stay with us afterwards when the kids will make you a big Banana Split to order. The cost is a donation to the Camp fund.

>   7:00pm Grace Hispanic Baptist Church (Iglesia Bautista Hispano Grace) Más detalles.
     Pastor Eduardo Cutino leads church services for the Hispanic community in our church sanctuary each Sunday evening. If you know any Spanish-speaking individuals, we ask you invite them to Iglesia Bautista Hispano Grace and direct them to the Spanish version of our website at The site has information on Salvation, God's Special Plan and Hispanic links to Christian websites.

Upcoming Events & Announcements

>>>>>>> Kids Free Lunch Program
     Please help us spread to news to friends and family that beginning Tuesday, May 30, 11:00am - 12:00pm, we will be serving free lunches to teens and children ages 18 and under. There are flyers on the front pew for you to use to help get the word out.

>>>>>>> VBS Volunteers Wanted
     Vacation Bible School will be July 10 - 14 from 6:15pm - 9:00pm. If you want to volunteer to help, please sign up on the bulletin board by the church office. You can be a part of shaping young lives with God's truth.

>>>>>>> Gallon Milk Jugs - Down to the Last 100 or So!
     It takes about 450 containers to make an igloo for Operation Arctic VBS. We're down to the last hundred, so please don't stop! Keep those clean, empty gallon milk jugs coming. Please leave them in the hallway basket by the office.

Connect to Us

>>>>>>> We Want To Connect With You!
      We connect with you online and through our Connect Cards at church.
     Announcements of services, events and church information are on this website. You may also listen to or download past sermons and services.
     Like us on our Facebook Page go to or just click the Facebook "f" icon at the bottom right of each website page. Facebook requires you have an account to view our page.
     When visiting our church the first time we ask you fill out a Connect Card and drop that - and only that - into the offering plate when it is passed. You may also record prayer concerns on the Connect Card and/or indicate your interest to become a church member.

>>>>>>> How to Become a Member of Grace Community
      If you are interested in becoming a member of our church family, you may do so by contacting the church office by phone at 502 361-2911 or by email at . You may also let the pastor know during the closing song at the Sunday Service or fill out a Connect Card and drop it in the collection plate. At your earliest convenience, pastor Donnie will make an appointment with you to discuss church membership.

>>>>>>> How to Add People to the Prayer Request List
      If you wish to add someone to the prayer list published monthly in the bulletin, please write a request in the area provided on the back of a Connect Card in the pews and place it in the offering plate. You may also call the church at 502 361-2911 during regular office hours or send an email to . If you know someone who can be removed from the list, please let the church office know.

>>>>>>> How to Receive Prayer Requests
      Prayer requests are frequently sent out by email. If you would like to add your email address to those receiving this information, email Sue at the church office and she will add you to the list.

>>>>>>> How to Receive the Church Newsletter by Email
      Newsletters are published every other month. If you are a member of GCBC and wish to receive yours by email, please send an email to at the church office. This is the same as the paper edition for church members. The Website Edition differs from the church members publication in that it does not include members' birthdays, has announcements of regular services and is designed more for non-members of GCBC.

>>>>>>> How to Provide Your Email Address
      The most efficient way to notify members of a prayer request is via email. If the church office doesn't have your email address please send an email to the church at . For those who don't have email, we will always make our best effort to notify you of important updates with a phone call.