Events

EASTER WORSHIP SERVICES
·
Easter Sunday, April 16 (9:15 and 11am) we will host two worship services to celebrate the new life He brought to us by rising from the grave.
· 
Please use the off-site parking. Shuttles begin at 7:15 am (Beverly Hills Shopping Center and Parham Rd. Bank)
· No Bible Studies meet on Easter Sunday at 9:15am

SECRET CHURCH: Scripture and Authority in an Age of Skepticism
Friday, April 21, 6:30pm – Saturday,  April 22, 12:30am. Global Simulcast with David Platt. Information in Foyer or Online: Secret Church Info

KEENAGERS LUNCHEON
Our senior adults will meet on April 25, at 12pm (Rm 105).  Featuring The Finney’s in concert.  John and Frankie Finney love to share their faith through song and they have done so for many years up and down the East Coast.  Plan to invite a friend and to bring a favorite dish to share.

#PRAY10 – OPEN PRAYER TIME
NO Meeting on Easter Sunday (April 16).  Will resume April 23 (Rm 205) at 4:30pm. Please join us as we pray week 10 together.​

WALK FOR LIFE
Saturday, April 29, 10am Join our Acts 1:8 partner – Pregnancy Resource Center of Metro Richmond. More Information: friendsofprcrichmond.org

HOPE TREE FAMILY SERVICES
Learn more about being a foster parent at the Foster Care Orientation Session on May 2, 6:30-7:30 p.m., (Virginia Baptist Resource Center, 2828 Emerywood Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294)
Information: 804-201-9006 or ShannonU@HopeTreeFS.org

DINNER ON THE GROUNDS
A celebration of God’s faithfulness – yesterday, today and tomorrow. Immediately following worship on May 7 – rain or shine! RSVP in the foyer or at groveave.com/followingJesus

ISRAEL TOUR
Tour Dates: September 30- October 10, 2017. This tour is life-changing! Questions, please contact: mary.crostic@groveave.net

FIRST STEPS – A NEW PATH TO GROVE MEMBERSHIP
A NEW PATH FOR BECOMING A GROVE MEMBER-   Sundays in April, 9:15am (PARLOR). Four sessions required for membership that help you come to know who Grove is, what we believe, where we are going and how you can go with us. Join any Sunday! Contact Member Care Pastor: chuck.ward@grovechurch.net

SINGLE ADULT MINISTRY
· Sundays, 9:15am – Bible Study (Rm 219)
· April 18  Clay House Ministry – Offer a meal and Bible study for single homeless adults who reside there.
  Details:  tammitaylor2@yahoo.com

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
·
Wednesdays 6:15pm (Rm166)
· Thursdays 9:30am (Rm166)
Stop by the Women’s Ministry table in the Foyer for a listing of our current studies!

M2M MINISTRY BIBLE STUDY
· Sundays, 6:00pm, Rm 169
· Wednesdays, 6:30pm, Rm 172
Stop by the M2M Men’s Ministry table in the Foyer for a listing of our current studies!

STEPHEN MINISTRY
Are you or someone you know hurting or facing a life crisis? If you or someone you know could benefit from having a caring person visit you once a week, every week to listen to you, encourage, and pray for you, in confidence. Please contact Bob Solomon at (804) 986-2498 or bob.solomon@grovechurch.net.

CHILDREN AND YOUTH CHOIRS
· JOYFUL NOISE (3-4yr) – 
On break until September 2017
· SHOUT TO THE LORD (K5-1st) On break until September 2017
· PRAISE KIDZ (2nd-5th) Rm 005, Sundays 6-7:30pm (No Choir April 16)
· CROSSWALK YOUTH (6-12th) Choir Room, Sundays 6-7pm (No Choir April 16)
· ANTHEM ENSEMBLE (6-12th, by audition only)
  Choir Room, Sundays 7-8pm (No Choir April 16)

GROVE KIDS
· CENTRIKID CAMP – July 17-21 
· VBS Workers Needed! We need over 200 volunteers. Volunteer at the Generations Booth in the Foyer!
· Operation Arctic VBS – June 25- 29, 6:15-8:30pm.  “Explore the Coolest Book on the  Planet!”
· AWANA End of Year Ceremony – May 24

GROVE STUDENTS
· WEDNESDAYS
· · · · · · 6:15 pm – AWANA Trek (Rm 205)
· · · · · · 6:45 pm – HS Community Group “CG” (Rm 231)
· SUNDAYS
· · · · · · 
9:15am – HS Encounter / MS CG (Gym)
· · · · · · 11am – Worship with Church Family (Sanctuary)
· · · · · · 6pm – Crosswalk Youth Choir (Choir Rm) * No Choir April 16
· · · · · · 7pm – Anthem Youth Ensemble (*by audition only) * No Choir April 16
·  2017 Medical Release Forms – 2 copies required to be on file for all students. Forms available at the booth & we can notarize!

GROVE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
· Fridays, 8:15am Administration and Parents Prayer Time (Sanctuary)
· Easter Break  April 14 – April 21
· Support GCS by attending our Sporting events! Athletics Calendar

HOMESCHOOL FAMILY CONNECTION (HSFC)
Upcoming Events:
· April 14  Easter Egg Hunt
· April 22 – Father / Daughter Dance
· April 28 – Field Day
· May 4 – Used Curriculum Sale & Community Resource Fair
Information / Join: www.HomeSchoolFamilyConnection.org
Contact:
homeeducators@grovechurch.net

 

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CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
8:30am-4:30pm     Monday – Thursday
8:30am-12:00pm   Fridays

 

SHUTTLE PARKING TIMES & LOCATION
Beverly Hills Shopping Center:  Sundays, 8:30 am- 1:00pm
Parham Rd. Bank Lot:  Sundays, 8:30-9:15am & 12:15-1:00pm

 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER  5pm -6:15pm
Contact Robin: 804.740.8888 /
GroveDinner@grovechurch.net
RSVP:  Noon on Monday (OR place bulletin insert in the offering plate on the Sunday prior )
Cost:
  $5 per adult and $3 per child
· April 5 – Fish N Chips, Coleslaw, Madarin Oranges, Banana Pudding
· April 12 – Spring Break – No Wednesday Dinner
· April 19 – Grilled Chicken Breast, Bean Bake, Corn, Peach Cobbler
· April 26  – Mexican Dorito Casserole, Refried Beans, Spanish Rice, Tortilla Chips with Queso, Sopapilla Cheesecake
BULLETIN ARTICLES
Announcements must be submitted no later than 12 noon on FRIDAYS.  Submissions must be 1-2 sentences long. Up to 100 word count allowed for WEB, please mark this clearly in the same email. Submit information to bulletin@grovechurch.net

 

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