January 2019

Grow in God’s Word!

Our Sunday School includes learning opportunities for all ages.  Adult Bible Class is answering questions posed by members in a study entitled, “Your Questions, God’s Answers”. Youth Bible Class is discussing the book “How to Stay Christian in High School”; and, Kids at the Cross Sunday School is learning events from Jesus’ ministry. Sunday School classes begin at 11:15 AM. Join us!
6th-7th Grade Confirmation Class also meets on Sundays at 8:15 AM for a chronological study of salvation history with our Staff Minister, Brent Bitter. 8th Grade Confirmation Class meets on Tuesdays at 7:00 PM to concentrate on Christian doctrine as taught in Luther’s Small Catechism. Several small group Bible studies are currently meeting too. Speak with Pastor or Brent Bitter if you would like to get involved in one or get a new one started!

Disc Golf: January 5th

Join us for a round at the Cane Creek Course at 5213 Harkey Rd. Waxhaw, NC 28173. Anyone is welcome to come and try the sport. We have extra discs to share. We are meeting at 1:00 PM. Contact John Bergmeier if you would like to play!

Mornings with Mommy: January 10th

Mornings with Mommy is a group planned by moms for moms. It’s an educational play date for children, and a time for moms to mingle and enjoy some adult conversation. There will be development-appropriate activities for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers at a variety of stations. A snack is offered too. Grace provides everything. Each session only costs $5.00 per family and goes from 10:00 to 11:00 AM.  Sign up now!

Trail Hike: January 12th 

Join us as we explore the trails of Congaree National Park near Columbia, SC. We’ll meet at the Visitor’s Center at 9:30 AM. Bring a lunch!  Sign up for our group to receive details about this hike and future hikes. 

Church Council Meeting: January 14th

Our church council will meet at 7:00 PM for its monthly ministry and business meeting.

Depression and Anxiety in Children and Teens: January 17th

Grace is working to strengthen our families! Whitney Donovan, LPC from Christian Family Solutions will be presenting on the ever-growing problem of anxiety and depression in children and teens on Thursday, January 17th at 6:15 PM. The presentation is about an hour with opportunities for questions after. Snacks will be available. Child care is provided if you register! Space is limited. Sign up now for this important presentation. 

Keep Charlotte Beautiful: January 19th

Volunteers are needed to clean up the roadside assigned to Grace. Are you willing to help?  Meet at the church at 10:00 AM on January 19th! Speak with Maureen Highdale if you have any questions. 

Grace Child Care News

Grace Child Care Center is NOW HIRING a part-time afternoon worker for our preschool classrooms. If you know someone who may be interested, please connect them with our Director, Sarah Krajewski. Chapel takes place each Wednesday at 9:00 AM. Come join us!

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