Yellow Bag Sundays: October 2015

Each month on the first Sunday you’re encouraged to take home a re-usable yellow grocery bag, put some non-perishable items in it, and bring it back the next week, or soon thereafter. This month our contributions go to the Mt. Vernon Presbyterian Church Food Pantry. Consider bringing canned fruit or canned proteins.

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Sunday Morning Preaching Schedule for October 2015

October 4   

It’s World Communion Day. Catherine Neelly Burton preaches, and we celebrate the Lord’s Supper at both services.

October 11    

The 9 am service gathers for informal worship on the lawn as we cheer for runners participating in the marathon and half-marathon. The second service is at 10:30 am in the sanctuary. Danny Daniel preaches, and we worship with bluegrass music.

October 18

We begin a new series this day, God Calls Us To… Catherine Neelly Burton preaches as we explore the idea of ...

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Sunday Morning Schedule – October 2015

9 am           Worship in the Great Room

10 am           Education and Fellowship (see below)

11 am          Worship in the Sanctuary

Worship at 9 am is in the Great Room and is led musically by our band. The style is less formal than the 11 am service. The 11 am service is in the Sanctuary and is led musically by our choirs. The style is more traditional.

On Sunday, October 11, the 9 am service meets for informal worship on the lawn as we cheer ...

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From the Pastor’s Desk: September 27, 2015

Dear Grace Community,

Please be at Grace on Tuesday night for the same-sex marriage program. Dinner begins at 5:45 pm ($7 for adults, $3 for children, family cap of $17), and the program is at 6:30 pm. Childcare is available.

Same-sex marriage is now allowed but not required in the Presbyterian Church USA. This means that each congregation may decide whether or not same-sex weddings are permitted on church grounds. In March, the Grace Session began to address the question about ...

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Mission Spotlight: September 2015

The Grace Mission Distribution Team met in September. $7,250 in funds were allocated to the following places. This is in addition to the ongoing support of Missionaries Katie Rhoads and the Hurd Family, Wyldlife in Wichita, and the bus ticket ministry.

Presbyterian Disaster Assistance $500
Trees for Life $250
Alternative Gifts International $250
Helping Hands: $1,500
Hunter Health Clinic $1,000
Interfaith Ministries Men’s Overflow Shelter $500
Interfaith Ministries (Unrestricted) $500
Kansas Food Bank $500
Partners for Wichita $500
Tutoring Program ...
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