Upcoming Events and Information
Please Note:
Connect Yourself to Facebook!
If we need to cancel Church services or events due to weather,
we will post it on our church Facebook page. We also post upcoming events.  
It will be another way to connect with the church.
Have a Prayer Request?
If you have a prayer request for the Prayer Chain, call the church office.
Have you been considering Baptism?
Please talk to Pastor Bill or Pastor Charisse if you want to be baptized.
This Week at a Glance!
Sun. 2/18: Hour of Prayer @ 6:00 p.m.
Tues. 2/20: Knit and Crochet Circle @ 10:00 a.m.
Weds. 2/21: (Men) Coffee with Pastor Bill @ 9:00 a.m. 
Weds. 2/21: JKids @ 6:30 p.m.
Weds. 2/21: Big JKids @6:30 p.m. in the gym
Thurs. 2/22: Women of Grace Bible Study
@ 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall
Looking Ahead! Upcoming Dates:
March 3: Communion
March 7: Church Women United @ 9:15 a.m.
March 10: Daylight Savings Time; Spring Forward
March 10: Hour of Prayer @ 6:00 p.m.
March 22-23: Ladies Retreat – Heartseekers; Women of Influence
March 24: Palm Sunday
March 27: No JKids
March 28: Maundy Thursday – 24 hour prayer vigil from
3 p.m. on Thursday until 3 p.m. Friday.
March 28: JKids @ 6:30 p.m.
March 29: Good Friday (office will be closed this day)
March 31: Easter
Adult Bible Study
meets every Sunday at 9:00 a.m. in the conference room
An Hour of Prayer
The second Sunday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
You may come and go as you please during the prayer time.
“Open Gym”
Monday through Friday:  8:00 a.m. – Noon
Bring a friend, walk, talk, sit and sip.
Knit and Crochet Circle with Maureen Carlson
From 10:00- noon
on Tuesdays in the Daniel Room
Sit and knit or crochet, fellowship with each other.
Any level experience welcome. (Bring a friend!)
Coffee with Pastor (for Men)
Wednesday mornings with Pastor Bill 
9:00 a.m. in his office
Wednesday Evening Bible Study
at 6:30 p.m. with Pastor Bill in his office
For all kids each Wednesday from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Each week, games, crafts, stories…fun, fun, fun.
“Bring a friend” to receive a prize for yourself and your friend.
Women of Grace
every Thursday with Pastor Charisse
10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. in the conference room
Both times will have the same Bible Study
Meals for Shut-Ins
This is an ongoing ministry trying to help with meals when someone is going through a time of illness.
If you would like to sign up or be contacted to take an occasional meal,
see Bev Duckwiler or sign up in the Narthex.
Funeral Dinner Help:
We are looking for people that would be interested in helping prepare,
set-up and serve funeral dinners.  If you would be interested, contact Bev Duckwiler.
Teachers/Encouragers Needed:
Do you have a passion to help others learn?
We need teachers in every area of the church; children, youth, and adults.
See Pastor Charisse if you want to explore the needs of GFCOG
Prayer Warriors Needed:
If you have the gift of praying for others and would like to be on a Prayer Team,
Contact Lanni or Pastor Charisse, who will add you to the team.
Volunteers Needed…
Power Point, Visitation, Open Gym, & FISH.
Contact Virgil Frye or call the office to volunteer!
We need more Bibles for the Kids!
Praise God our Children’s group is growing. We need sponsors for this need.
If you would be interested in contributing, please see either Pastor or Lanni Hillery.
The Bibles cost around $25 each.
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