Events

“COME AWAY WITH ME” ONE-DAY CONFERENCE

Saturday, October 21, 9am-3pm (Grove) Encouragement from the truth of God’s Word, no matter your circumstance or stage of life! (6th grade and up)
Purchase tickets: comeaway.me or Sundays from 10:30-11:00 (Grove Foyer)
• Tickets include a boxed lunch from Chick-fil-A
• 20% discount for groups of 3 or more through Oct. 1 (includes childcare tickets)

PLAYING FOR KEEPS… FOR PARENTS & GRANDPARENTS

Six things every child needs…over time.  Six Sundays starting 9/24, 6pm (Rm166)

OCTOBER FEAST – SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28, 3-5pm

The desire is to be COMMUNITY in our community as we hold a Trunk or Treat, Chili cook-off, and inflatables for a day of family fun!  Get involved by visiting the Next Gen Booth in the Foyer or visit www.groveave.com/groups

SBVC ANNUAL HOMECOMING 2017:  NOT ALONE

November 12-14 (The Heights Baptist Church, Colonial Heights). Celebrating 20 years of ministry in Virginia. If you plan to attend and would like to represent Grove as a messenger, contact: elaine.wilson@groveave.net by November 6. Information: sbcv.org/annualhomecoming/

FIRST STEPS – A NEW PATH TO GROVE MEMBERSHIP

Sundays, 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
New and want to learn more? groveave.com/AboutUs

OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE THROUGH GROVE

Interested in serving in 2018?  Committees, Ministry Teams, or Service Groups.
More Information: chuck.ward@grovechurch.net

THREE CHOPT ELEMENTARY –  FALL FESTIVAL
October 13, 5:30-7:30pm
– We need (100) volunteers to run carnival games. Individually-wrapped candy donations and volunteer registration forms are available at the NextGen Booth in Foyer.

GROVE READING FRIENDS – Starts in October
Read with a child at three local elementary schools. Choose 30 min. per week or 30 min. twice a month between: 7:50-2pm.  Information: rodjannmurchie@yahoo.com

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. Contact Bob at (804) 986-2498 or bob.solomon@grovechurch.net.

PRESCHOOL TEACHERS / VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:

9:15 Sunday School – (2) Kindergarten Helpers
11:00 Worship  Time – (10) Volunteers (Rotates, once a month)

KITCHEN HELP NEEDED:

GCS Lunch Service: Mondays & Thursdays, 9am-1pm
Wednesday Night Dinners

Prepping Meals, 1-5pm
Serving Meals, 5-6:15pm
Clean-up, 6:30-8pm

 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER

Contact Robin: 804.740.8888 / GroveDinner@grovechurch.net
RSVP:  Noon on Mondays (OR place bulletin insert in the offering plate on the Sunday prior)
Cost:  $5 per adult and $3 per child
· October 11 Chicken Penne Alfredo, Asparagus, Roll, Strawberry Shortcake
· October 18 Mexican Lasagna, Mexican Rice, Chips & Salsa, Sopapilla
· October 25 BBQ, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Cookie

 

SINGSPIRATION
October 20, 7pm  (Rm 205).   Special Guests: Rich Coley, Tim Blackburn and his daughter, Rebekah.  Featuring: True Spirit Gospel Band.

 

KEENAGER’S BANQUET
October 24, 12pm  (Rm 105).   Catered by Brock’s Bar-B-Que. Guest speaker: Dr. Becton, Special Music: Carmen Dawson.  Tickets: Wilma Bowman 270-6945 or in the Foyer.

 

BIBLE STUDIES:

SINGLE ADULT MINISTRY
· Sundays, 9:15am – Bible Study (Rm 219)

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
·
Wednesdays, 6:30-8pm (Rm 166) Study of 1 Corinthians
·
Thursdays, 9:15-11:30am (Rm 166) Study of 1 Corinthians
A great way to build relationships with other women and grow deeper in your walk with Christ. Whether you’ve studied the Bible for years or you’re exploring Scripture for the first time, you’ll find a welcoming place to gain confidence and discover practical ways to apply Scripture. Bring your Bible and join us!

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

PRAYER & BIBLE STUDY:
· Wednesdays, 6:30pm (Parlor) Led by Mike McGraw. All are welcome!

SINGLE ADULT MINISTRY

· October 17   Clay House Ministry – Offer a meal and Bible study for single homeless adults who reside there. Information: tammitaylor2@yahoo.com

CHILDREN AND YOUTH CHOIRS

Click Here To Register
· JOYFUL NOISE, 3-4yr *Must be potty-trained (Sundays, 6-7:15pm, Rm 110)

· SHOUT TO THE LORD, K5-1st
(Sundays, 6-7:15pm,Rm 123)
· PRAISE KIDZ, 2nd-5th (Sundays, 6-7:15pm,Rm 005)
· MS CROSSWALK, 6-8th (Sundays, 6-7pm, Choir Room)
· HS ANTHEM, 9-12th (Sundays, 6-7pm, Rm 105)

GROVE KIDS  Contact kelly.teachey@grovechurch.net

· AWANA Registration Form

· Sparks/T&T (Wednesday nights, 6:15-8pm, Rm 05)
· MS Trek (Wednesday nights, 6:15-8pm, Rm 205)

·  CentriKid Camp- July 15-20, 2018. *Completed 3rd-5th grade

·  Registration has begun! $50 reserves your child’s spot. Information: NextGen  Booth

GROVE STUDENTS

·  SUNDAYS
· · · · · · 11am – Worship with Church Family (Sanctuary)
· · · · · · 6pm – Crosswalk MS Choir (6th-8th, Choir Room)
· · · · · · 6pm – Anthem HS Choir (9th-12th, Room 105)
· · · · · ·
7pmMS/HS Encounter (Gym)
· 
WEDNESDAYS
· · · · · ·
6:15pm – Awana Trek (Rm 205)

HOMESCHOOL FAMILY CONNECTION (HSFC)
· October 26  Reading Festival and Usborne Book Sale
· 
Ongoing – Art, Field Trips, PE
Information / Join: www.HomeSchoolFamilyConnection.org  Contact:homeeducators@grovechurch.net

 

GROVE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
· Fridays, 8:15 am – Parent / Administration Coffee & Prayer (Worship Center)
· October 20 – WE SERVE DAY. Please join us! This is a day of giving back to our community
· Please check the Athletic Calendar for upcoming games!
· Keep up-to-date with school events! GCS Events Calendar

 

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If you have given us your email address and you are not receiving the E-Newsletter, please check your spam filter. Subscribe: elaine.wilson@grovechurch.net

 

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

 

BULLETIN ARTICLES
Announcements must be submitted no later than 12 noon on FRIDAYS (One week in advance of bulletin).  Requests should be 1-2 sentences long. Up to 75 word count may be requested for WEB, please mark this clearly in the same email. Note: Information is subject to being altered or shortened due to space. Submit to:  bulletin@grovechurch.net

 

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