HERE'S WHAT'S HAPPENING IN SEPTEMBER:
LABOR DAY WORSHIP, PICNIC, AND BBQ Sunday, September 1... 10:00 a.m. to approx. 3:00 p.m.... GUC Auditorium & Lawn
It's time for our annual Labor Day picnic. The festivities all start Sunday, September 1st, at 10 a.m. We'll have a great time of worship together, and then have an afternoon of food, live music, and games on the lawn. There will be a bounce house for the kids, "Young vs. Old Kickball", and much more!
If you consider Grace Union your home church, we need your help! We have a variety of opportunities available including Friday and Saturday set-up, facilitating during the picnic, food service, as well as break-down. Please contact Jason Myers to serve in any of these areas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
It is our hope and prayer that through this community-wide event that people will encounter Grace right where they are, and begin to move in Grace towards all God has for them.
WOMEN'S "DESIGNED FOR LIFE" CONFERENCE REGISTRATION Sunday, September 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29... before and after service in the foyer
It’s time for our annual Ladies Retreat! We will spend 3 days at the Designed for Life Conference in Springfield, MO, October 10-12. The total cost is $279, payable at registration, and includes the conference and hotel.
Sign up in the lobby from Sunday, September 1 through September 29. Contact Karen Poley for more information at email@example.com.
VISIT THE "DESIGNED FOR LIFE 2019" WEB SITE
M&M VILLAGE / MEN ALIVE IN CHRIST Sunday, September 8, 15, 22, and 29... 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.... GUC Ministry Hub
The Men's & Women's Sunday morning Small Group.
CHRISTMAS PLAY VIEWING & TRYOUTS Sunday, September 8... following Sunday service... Grace Union Church
Attention parents and students (grades 1st-12th). This year’s Christmas play is open for all students through high school. Anyone interested in the play should stay for the viewing party & tryouts Sunday, September 8. The viewing party is for students interested in being in the play, as well as students and adults who are interested in helping. Practices begin Sunday, 9/15 in the main Auditorium.
Contact Mindy Adams at firstname.lastname@example.org or Karen Poley at email@example.com.
FOOD ADDICTS ANONYMOUS Monday, September 9, 16, 23, and 30... 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.... Conference Room A
This Twelve Step program believes that food addiction can be managed by abstaining from (eliminating) addictive foods, following a program of sound nutrition (a food plan), and working the Twelve Steps of the program.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT EXPERIENCE Beginning Wednesday, September 11... 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.... GUC Auditorium
As we seek to Pray, Pursue and Party as a body, this is an opportunity for greater community, to connect with God and each other through interactive worship and prayer, and to hear other’s testimonies.
CHILD AND BABY DEDICATION Sunday, September 22... 11:30 a.m. immediately following Sunday worship service... Grace Union Family Room
We will be having a baby and child dedication on Sunday, September 22. If you are interested in having your child dedicated, please contact Crystal Myers by September 18.
This dedication is: • A time for Parents to make a public commitment to God to raise their children in His ways. • A time for Grace Union Church to join with the parents in prayers for and celebration of these children.
MEN'S DINNER AND FELLOWSHIP Thursday, September 26... 6:30 p.m.... Smokee Mo's Restaurant
All men are invited to come out for breakfast or dinner once a month at various St. Louis area restaurants. This month, we meet for dinner at Smokee Mo's Restaurant, 606 Jeffco Blvd., Arnold, MO 63010.
GET DIRECTIONS HERE
FOOD TRUCK & MOVIE NIGHT Friday, September 27... 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.... "The Lawn" at Grace Union Church
All are welcome to a Family Movie Night on the lawn Friday, September 27, starting at 6:00 p.m. We'll have crafts for the kids and snacks available for purchase. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets.
"A Night At The Museum" starts at 7:00 p.m.