This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday February 16, 2020

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

February 16, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church today.

Hospitality – Snacks today after services.

 

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

 

WORSHIP SERVICE 

February 16, 2020  

Call to Worship…………………………………………………….Jesus I Come  

Praise Songs………………………………All Creatures of Our God and King 

………………………………………………………….Go Tell it on the Mountain

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………… My Shepherd Will Supply My Need

Vocals: Chester Henderson & Larry Helscher

Guitar/Vocals: Ed Stonick , Flute: Nancy Stonick

Sermon ………………..……………………………………………..Pastor Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

The Good Shepherd and his sheep (John 10) part 11 

Final Song……………………………….…….…………Jesus I Come (reprise) 

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

Intercessory Prayer

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence). 

Upcoming Dates 

March 1st – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning A – M.

March 8 – Choir Practice 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at 541 Linwood Ave. Unit C. Monrovia.

March 8th – Daylight Saving Time Begins – Set your clocks forward one hour.

 No Anniversaries in February.

 

Theme for 2020

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday February 9, 2020

 

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

 

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

February 9, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church and

Young Adults/Teen Church today.

Hospitality – No snacks today.

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

 

WORSHIP SERVICE

 

February 9, 2020

Call to Worship……………………………………How Majestic Is Your Name 

Praise Songs…………………………………………….It Is Well With My Soul

……………………………………………..Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone)

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………Flute solo – Katrina Curdy & Nancy Stonick

Diletto Musicale Nr. 137 by Ignaz Pleyel Duett No. 1/1

Sermon ………………..……………………………………………..Pastor Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

The Miracle of Seeing Jesus (John 9) part 10

 

Final Song……………………………….…….……………….Lord, Reign in Me

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Choir Practice Today – 11:45 am – 1:00 pm at 314 Hill St., Monrovia 91016

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (6:30 – 7:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

Thursday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Prayer request for Rachel Davalos – Rachel had hip surgery on Friday,  February 7th.  Please pray for comfort and a quick recovery.

Update on Carol Knapp – Carol thanks everyone for their prayers regarding her broken foot/ankle and recent trip to Israel. A recent doctor’s appointment and x-ray showed that the ankle/foot have healed nicely.  

Funeral arrangements for Betty Smith – will be held on February 14th at 11:00 am. at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside CA 92578. Cards can be sent to Smith, 10522 ½ Olive Street, Temple City, CA 91780.

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

 

Upcoming Dates

February 16th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

March 1st – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning A – M.

March 8th – Daylight Saving Time Begins – Set your clocks forward one hour.

 

No Anniversaries in February.

 

Theme for 2020

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday February 2, 2020

 

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

February 2, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Hospitality – snacks today after services.

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

WORSHIP SERVICE

February 2, 2020

Call to Worship…………………………………………How Great is Our God

Praise Songs…………………………………………….This is Amazing Grace

……………………..…………………………………………………………My Jesus I Love Thee

Worship in Giving 

Offertory Music …………………………………………………Acapella Medley

Soloist, Willie and Redida Edwards and Shayla Wietzorek

Sermon and Communion………………..………………Elder, Larry Helscher

Here to Help You (Romans 13:1-7)

Final Song……………………………….…….………..My Country ‘Tis of Thee

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Funeral arrangements for Betty Smith – will be held on February 14th at 11:00 am. at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside CA 92578. Cards can be sent to Smith, 10522 ½ Olive Street, Temple City, CA 91780.

 

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

 

Upcoming Dates

February 9th – Choir Practice – 11:45 am – 1:00 pm at 314 Hill St., Monrovia 91016

February 13th Thursday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

February 16th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

 

No Anniversaries in February.

 

Theme for 2020

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday January 26, 2020

 

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

 

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

January 26, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today.

Hospitality – No snacks today.

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

  

WORSHIP SERVICE

January 26, 2020 

Call to Worship………………………………………………Praise to the Lord

Praise Songs…………………………………………………. A Mighty Fortress

…………………………………………………………….Holy and Anointed One

                                                                                                                                                             Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………………………..Love Like This

Soloist, Redida Edwards and Shayla Wietzorek, Guitar

 

Sermon ………………..…………………………………………….Pastor, Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

Conflict and Contrasts (John 8) part 9

Final Song……………………………….…….…….His Eye is on the Sparrow

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (6:30 -7:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Prayer request for Lee Carlisle (brother of Art Carlisle) – Lee is in intensive care unit with fluid on his lungs. The fluid is negatively impacting his heart valve function. Prayers are appreciated by the Carlisle family.

Funeral arrangements for Betty Smith – will be held on February 14th at 11:00 am. at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside CA 92578. Cards can be sent to Smith, 10522 ½ Olive Street, Temple City, CA 91780.

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

 

Upcoming Dates 

February 2nd – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.

February 13th Thursday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 – 2:00 pm. Led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

February 16th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

 

No Anniversaries in February.

 

Theme for 2020

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com 

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday January 19, 2020

 

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

January 19, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church Today

Hospitality – Snacks today after services.

 

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

WORSHIP SERVICE 

January 19, 2020 

Call to Worship……………………………………………………Jesus, I Come

Praise Songs………………………………………………Blessed Be the Rock

…………………………………………………………Wonderful, Merciful Savior

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………..My Hope/Solid Rock medley

Joyful Voices

Sermon ………………..………………………………………Elder Ronald Kelly

Jesus at the Feast of Tabernacles (John 7)

Final Song……………………………….…….………………….The Solid Rock

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week 

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (7:00-8:00 pm) let by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

Saturday Flourishing Care Group (6:30-8:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 8203 Santa Ynez St. San Gabriel.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Betty Smith, longtime member and mother of Drummer Smith died on Saturday, January 18th. Betty was 95 years old and had been mostly limited to home for the past several years.

Drummer Smith appreciates our prayers and encouragement. Funeral arrangements are still pending.

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence). 

 

Upcoming Dates 

February 2nd – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.  

 

Congratulations to the following couples who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in January.

Larry & Linda Helscher               1/4/1970                      50 years

James & Myrtle Tate                     1/9/1966                      54 years

Robin & Arline Connelly              1/10/1971                    49 years

Chester & Cheryl Henderson   1/22/1977                    43 years

David and Elizabeth Turner       1/26/2009                    11 years

 

Theme for 2020 

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind) 

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday January 12, 2020

 

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

January 12, 2020

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church Today

Hospitality – No snacks today

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

 

WORSHIP SERVICE

January 12, 2020

Call to Worship……………………………Come Now is the Time to Worship 

Praise Songs………………Awesome God (Our God is an Awesome God)

………………………………………………………I Exalt Thee/I Love You Lord

                                                                                                                                                            

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………….Sheep May Safely Graze
Ed and Nancy Stonick

 

Sermon ………………..……………………………………………..Pastor Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

The Scandal of the Gospel (John 6) part 7

 

Final Song……………………………….…….………………..The River of God

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Tuesday Flourishing Care Group (6:30-7:30) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Please continue to pray for Jim Friddle (broken shoulder), Bobbie Baker (a severe cough) and Carol Knapp (broken ankle.)

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

 

Upcoming Dates

January 19th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

February 2nd – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.

 

Congratulations to the following couples who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in January.

Larry & Linda Helscher                1/4/1970                      50 years

James & Myrtle Tate                     1/9/1966                      54 years

Robin & Arline Connelly              1/10/1971                    49 years

Chester & Cheryl Henderson   1/22/1977                    43 years

David and Elizabeth Turner      1/26/2009                    11 years

 

Theme for 2020

Healthy Church – a flourishing/transforming family, included in Jesus and participating in his message of Love to those around us.

 

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind) 

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday December 29, 2019

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us.  We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift.  Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

December 29, 2019

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today

Hospitality – No Snacks today.

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

 

WORSHIP SERVICE

December 29, 2019 

Call to Worship………………………………… Hark, the Herald Angels Sing

Praise Songs…………………….…………The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy

 ……………….……………………………………………………………………….Knowing You

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………….……………………..Mary, Did You Know?

          Ed Stonick & Larry Helscher (vocal duet), Nancy Stonick (flute)

 

Sermon …… …………………………………………………………Pastor Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

Jesus is God (John 5) part 6

 

Final Song……………………………………………………Be Thou My Vision

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

ALL FLOURISHING CARE GROUPS are on break during the month of December.

Thursday Morning Bible Class on holiday break and will resume on January 9th.

Intercessory Prayer

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

Upcoming Dates

January 5th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M. 

January 19th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

 

Congratulations to the following couples who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in January.

Larry & Linda Helscher              1/4/1970                       50 years

James & Myrtle Tate                 1/9/1966                       54 years

Robin & Arline Connelly             1/10/1971                     49 years

Chester & Cheryl Henderson     1/22/1977                     43 years

David and Elizabeth Turner        1/26/2009                     11 years

 

Theme / Scripture for 2019

“If we want to go fast in renewal, go alone;

If we want to go far in renewal, we go together”

“Knowing and growing in Jesus” – (2 Peter 1:1-11)

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body) 

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday December 22, 2019

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

December 22, 2019

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today

Hospitality – No Snacks today.

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

 

WORSHIP SERVICE

December 22, 2019

Call to Worship…………………………………………………He Came Down  

Praise Songs……………………………………………….Your Everlasting Love

……………………………………………………………………………Silent Night                                                                                                                                                                       

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………..Anytime You Need A Friend

Frank Guice

Sermon …… …………………………………………………………Pastor Craig

Jesus – The Miracle Gift of Christmas (Luke 1&2)

Final Song…………………………………………….Go Tell it on the Mountain

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

ALL FLOURISHING CARE GROUPS are on break during the month of December.

Thursday Morning Bible Class on holiday break and will resume on January 9th.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

Upcoming Dates

December 25th – Christmas Day.

January 5th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.

January 19th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

 

Congratulations to the following couples who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in January. 

Larry & Linda Helscher             1/4/1970                      50 years

James & Myrtle Tate                    1/9/1966                      54 years

Robin & Arline Connelly              1/10/1971                    49 years

Chester & Cheryl Henderson    1/22/1977                    43 years

David and Elizabeth Turner       1/26/2009                    11 years

 

Theme / Scripture for 2019

“If we want to go fast in renewal, go alone;

If we want to go far in renewal, we go together”

“Knowing and growing in Jesus” – (2 Peter 1:1-11)

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday December 15, 2019

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

 

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

 

December 15, 2019

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

Children’s Church

Hospitality – Snacks today after services.

 

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

 

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

  

WORSHIP SERVICE

December 15, 2019

 

Call to Worship………………………………………… O Come All Ye Faithful

 

Praise Songs…………………….……………….Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee

 

………………………………………………………………………….Sing for Joy

                                                                                                                                                       Worship in Giving

 

Offertory Music ………………………………………………………Joy Medley

Grace Communion Monrovia Praise Choir

                                          

Sermon ………………………………………………………………Pastor, Craig

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

Receiving and Sharing Jesus (John 4) part 5

 

Final Song………………………………………………………Joy to the World

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

ALL FLOURISHING CARE GROUPS are on break during the month of December.

Thursday Morning Bible Class on holiday break and will resume on January 9th.

 

Intercessory Prayer

Prayers for John Stonick (brother of Ed) – John was scheduled to have hip surgery on December 23rd. He is now in the hospital with an infection.

Please pray for recovery and that he will be able to have the hip surgery later this month.

Roman Borek passed away on December 9th. For many years, Roman was the House Manager for the Ambassador Auditorium. He also volunteered for several organizations in the Pasadena area. Please pray for peace and comfort for his family.

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

 

Upcoming Dates

December 25th – Christmas Day.

January 5th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.

January 19th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

 

Congratulations to the following couples who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in January.

Larry & Linda Helscher                        1/4/1970                      50 years

James & Myrtle Tate                1/9/1966                      54 years

Robin & Arline Connelly                      1/10/1971                    49 years

Chester & Cheryl Henderson    1/22/1977                    43 years

David and Elizabeth Turner     1/26/2009                    11 years

 

Theme / Scripture for 2019

“If we want to go fast in renewal, go alone;

If we want to go far in renewal, we go together”

“Knowing and growing in Jesus” – (2 Peter 1:1-11)

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

 

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org

 

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday December 8, 2019

Loving God and Loving Others without fear, shame, guilt or doubt

Welcome to Grace!

Thank you for coming to Grace Communion Monrovia today. Your presence at church is a blessing to us. We pray that you enjoy the worship service and are able to meet with many of our members.

A Gift For You – If this is your first time with us, we have a welcome gift for you. Please stop by our Information table in the pool viewing area after to complete a guest information card and pick up your gift. Thank you for coming.

Blessings to you in Jesus’ love,

Pastor Craig Kuhlman

December 8, 2019

 

Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

 

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today.

Hospitality – No snacks today

For those in need of prayer – please see our Pastoral Team or Elders immediately following service until 11:15 (we have access to the building until 11:30 when Y staff prepares to open to members)

Please visit our information table for:

  1. Personal Prayer Guide
  2. 52-Week Bible Reading Plan
  3. Flourishing Care Groups
  4. Our Beliefs and Pastor’s priorities
  5. GCM Planning Statements
  6. We Believe (Adults)
  7. We Believe (Youth)
  8. Statement of Beliefs (booklet)
  9. The God Revealed in JC – A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Faith (booklet)

WORSHIP SERVICE

December 8, 2019

 

Call to Worship…………………………………O Come, O Come Emmanuel

 Praise Songs…………………….……………..You are Holy (Prince of Peace)

…………………………………………………………….It is Well with My Soul

                                                                                                                                                        Worship in Giving 

Offertory Music ……………………………………Hallelujah! Light has Come

Joyful Voices

Sermon …………………………………………Assistant Pastor, Fred Stevens

Final Song………………………………………………………….Forever Reign

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

TODAY –Door hangers/combined prayer walk. – Please meet in the lobby 20 minutes after services.

ALL FLOURISHING CARE GROUPS are on break during the month of December.

Thursday Morning Bible Class – (9:30-11:00) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book A More Christlike Way by Brad Jersak. 

 

Intercessory Prayer

Prayers for Roman Borek – This week Roman was readmitted into Huntington Hospital. Your prayers for peace and comfort are appreciated.

Continued prayer for our mission fields (1. Northern parish surrounding the Y; 2. Y Board and staff; 3. Y members; 4. City of Monrovia; 5. Church scattered communities of friends, relatives, etc., in our respective circles of influence).

Upcoming Dates

December 15thSnacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with N – Z.

December 25th – Christmas Day.

January 5th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning with A – M.  

No anniversaries during the month of December.

 

Theme / Scripture for 2019

“If we want to go fast in renewal, go alone;

If we want to go far in renewal, we go together”

“Knowing and growing in Jesus” – (2 Peter 1:1-11)

 

Participating in Whole-Life Discipleship

Groups (Growing/Being – Heart and Soul)

Classes (Learning – Mind)

Teams (Service by Doing – Strength/Body)

(See Pastor Craig to engage in Spiritual Formation/Growth, Study, Service)

 

Pastoral Team

Craig Kuhlman, Lead Pastor (626) 222-8714

kuhlmancraig@gmail.com

 Manuel Hamme, Assistant Pastor (626) 568-0475

Mshalh516@yahoo.com

 Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

2gfred@gmail.com, Cell (626) 824-2439

Ed Stonick, Assistant Pastor (213) 804-3411

edstonick@att.net

 

 

Mailing Address: PO Box 1714, Monrovia, CA 91017-5714

Church Location: 501 S. Mountain Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016

www.gcmonrovia.org