Saturdays at the Playground
Thielke Arboretum Playground, Glen Rock, NJ
Saturday Mornings at 9:30 AM
Calling all young families! Come join us on Saturdays for fun and fellowship at the playground; an easy way to spend time getting to know people and building community amongst families at GRC. And of course, letting our children use some of that endless energy they have! It’s casual, so feel free to just show up.
Email Brian and Jen Mercer with any questions or for more info at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanksgiving Box of Love
Now through November 7th
Your gift can help feed a neighboring family this Thanksgiving! Support both Star of Hope Ministries and Father’s Cupboard when you sponsor a Box of Love this year. $50 purchases a box of food and an additional $22 will provide a turkey. Select Box of Love from the giving drop down menu. You may also purchase all items by using the shopping list below.
Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day
Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center
Friday, October 15th at 6:30 PM
In honor of International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center will be hosting a remembrance ceremony and candle lighting at their Hawthorne headquarters, located at 297 Lafayette Ave, Hawthorne, NJ.
This event is open to anyone in the community who has experienced the loss of a child through miscarriage, still birth, ectopic/molar pregnancy, a fetal anomaly, SIDS, or other circumstance. In addition to the lighting of candles, the observance will include music, words of reflection, and prayer – all designed to provide compassionate support for those who too often grieve in silence.
Email email@example.com with questions.
Red Cross Blood Drive
GRC Fellowship Hall
Thursday, October 21 from 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Help save a life by donating blood!
Appointments are encouraged but walk-ins are welcome.
Mom’s Pray and Play
October 22, November 5 & 18
This ministry brings moms together during the week for fellowship, prayer and alight breakfast while the children play. We will alternate between meeting at a park or someone’s backyard. Moms with kids in school are more than welcome to join!
Heart for Muslims Conference – Virtual & In-Person
Saturday, October 23rd from 9:20 AM-4:00 PM
This year, the conference focuses on acts of kindness and service among Muslims that lead to strong relationships and effective ministry—Loving Muslims Through Acts of Service. Believers interested in reaching Muslims with the Gospel, applying their gifts to serve in the Kingdom and revealing Christ’s heart for Muslims: missions teams, missions boards, evangelists, women’s groups, small groups or prayer teams.
Fellowship Dinner – GRC Fellowship Hall
Tuesday, November 2nd from 6:00-8:30 PM
It’s an opportunity for our church to gather, share a meal, and reconnect. This event is open to everyone, but advance registration is required by Oct 30 for meal planning. In adherence to our current Covid protocols, there will be limited seating so register soon.
Indoor Workday at GRC
Saturday, November 6th from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Wipe On, Wipe Off! Come help us deep clean the interior of the church such as the sanctuary, youth ministry room, and children’s Sunday school classrooms. We may ask you to bring your vaccuum cleaner.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can join!
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