What’s Happening at Grace?

April 27, 2014

FAMILY FIRST SUNDAY/COMMUNION/BENEVOLENT OFFERING—We will be sharing communion together on May 4th to celebrate the Lord’s death and resurrection on our behalf. We will also take a Benevolent offering at the end of the service. Children 5 years through 6th grade will be with us in the service.

MEN’S BREAKFAST—On Saturday, May 10th, all men are invited to fellowship at the office, 9701 Dino Dr., Ste. 100, EG 95624, from 7:30-9:00am. Plan to spend a great time eating and visiting together!

POTLUCK/PRAYER TIME—There is an opportunity for our church family to fellowship and pray together on Saturday, May 10th from 5:30-8:00pm at a home. If you can attend, please bring a main dish salad. If you cannot make the dinner time, prayer begins at 6:30pm.

LADIES MINI-RETREAT—Please save the date for our Ladies Mini-Retreat, “Sowing Seeds of Love,” Saturday, May 17th, from 9:00am–3:30pm. Make your reservations now at the Information table. Payment of $15 is due when you sign up. The cost includes a light continental breakfast and a full lunch. We look forward to seeing you there. Come and be encouraged!

DO YOU LIKE TO ACT?—Please contact the office at gracechurch4him@gmail.com or 916-714-3444, if you want to be part of upcoming dramas! No experience is necessary!

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER—If you are interested in attending any events going on in the community on Thursday, May 1st, or to participate online, nationaldayofprayer.org/ is the website to go to with more information.

A THEATRICAL ONE-NIGHT EVENT—What is family? Each one of us has a desire for significance–a desire to belong, and the family is where those deepest longings are fulfilled. On Tuesday only, May 6th, in various theatres, Focus on the Family’s “Irreplaceable” will be playing. If you search “Irreplaceable,” you will be able to get more information; it is playing at the Century Laguna theatre in Elk Grove at 7:30pm.

TAX REDUCTION NOTICE—For Senior Citizen/Disabled voters residing in the Elk Grove Unified School District (turning 65 by July 1st), you may be eligible to receive a reduction in the residential tax rate. You may pick up a flyer at the information table with more info.