May 2019

Bible Study Opportunities

Sundays at 8:15 AM — 6th/7th Grade Confirmation Class
Sundays at 11:15 AM — Sunday School, Youth Bible Study, Adult Bible Study 
Wednesdays at 7:30 PM — 8th Grade Confirmation Class 

Thursdays at 10:00 AM — Adult Bible Study: “The Story”
Thursday, May 23rd at 6:45 PM — Young Adult Bible Study (YABS) at Bronwyn’s home

Upcoming Meetings

Church Council meets at 7:00 PM on Monday, May 13th
Voters Meeting at 11:15 AM on Sunday, June 2nd
Long Range Planning Team meets at 6:30 PM on Monday, June 3rd 

Disc Golf: May 4th

Join us for a round at Kilborne Disc Golf Course at 2600 Kilborne Drive, Charlotte, NC 28205. All skill levels are welcome to play. We have extra discs to share. Meet at 9:00 AM.

Mornings with Mommy: May 9th 

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!

Memorial for Don Matheson: May 11th 

Please join Wayne and Chryll Salow to celebrate the eternal life of Chryll’s uncle, Don Matheson. Don went to be with his Savior on Saturday, April 13th. Light refreshments and social time will follow the service. In lieu of flowers, please bring your smiles. Don loved the beach, so please feel free to wear bright beach colors! Come receive encouragement in Jesus’ promise of a resurrection and an eternal reunion with all believers. 

Keep Charlotte Beautiful Cleanup: May 11th 

Various groups are requested to complete the Keep Charlotte Beautiful cleanup. The Sunday School and Confirmation families are asked to complete the cleanup on Saturday, May 11th at 9:00 AM. The Church Council is slated for clean up in September (Date TBD).  Questions?  Please speak with Maureen Highdale.

Church Picnic: May 18th 

Join Gace for a picnic at McDowell Nature Preserve located at 15222 York Rd, Charlotte, NC 28278. McDowell Park is located on Lake Wylie and has MUCH to offer!  The picnic will be 11:00 AM-3:00 PM. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be provided along with plates, utensils, and drinks. Please bring a side dish to share!  A free-will donation will be collected to offset the cost of the food and pavilion rental. Bring along any outdoor games you would like to play too. Questions? Contact Sarah Krajewski at sarah.krajewski@grace-charlotte.org or 608-386-7517.

Helping Hands: Donations Needed

In the month of May, Grace is gathering donated items for a women’s domestic violence shelter in Charlotte. The shelter has need for a number of items for the women and young children that are taking refuge there. Some items to consider include female hygiene items, diapers, baby wipes, individual snacks, lotions, hand sanitizers and hand soap, trash bags, all-purpose cleaner, gift cards to Wal-Mart. Donations can be left at the drop point either in the church narthex or the child care space. We will be gathering donations until the end of May. If you have any questions please contact Dave Dyer or Sarah Krajewski. 

 

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