This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday May 19, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

May 19, 2019 –

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

Children’s Church today.

Hospitality – 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

May 19, 2019

Call to Worship………………………………Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee

Praise Songs…………………………………………………..Amazing Grace

……………………………………………………………………….…..In the Garden

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………..…Leaning on the Everlasting Arms

Sermon – The Power of God’s Love – Defeating Guilt Larry Omasta

Final Song…………………………………………………… How Great Thou Art

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) led my Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book Hearing God

by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class is on summer break.

Saturday Flourishing Care Group (6:30-7:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 8203 Santa Ynez St. San Gabriel

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

May 26 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 2nd – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with

A – H.

June 12th -Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave. Pasadena.

June 16th – Father’s Day – No Snacks

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia is planning a Marriage Retreat at the Embassy Suites in Arcadia. If you are interested and know of others who would like to attend, please reserve the dates. More information will be coming.

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

Richard and Judy Brewster 5/5/1968 (51 yrs.)

Richard and Elizabeth Verdugo 5/6/1978 (41 yrs.)

Craig and Nan Kuhlman 5/15/1986 (33 yrs.)

John and Zora Houston 5/25/1953 (66 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. 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 May 12, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

May 12, 2019 – Mother’s Day

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

May 12, 2019 – Mother’s Day

Call to Worship…………………………………………Because of Your Love

Praise Song………………………………I Could Sing of Your Love Forever

…………………………………………………………………………….Forever

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………….What a Wonderful World

Praise Choir

Sermon …You Are a Beautiful Story (Romans 8:28)……….Redida Edwards

Final Song…………………………………………..Celebrate the Lord of Love

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.

Wednesday Flourishing Care Group (7:30-8:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) led my Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book Hearing God by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class is on summer break.

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

May 19 – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

May 26 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 2nd – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – H.

June 12th -Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave. Pasadena.

June 16th – Father’s Day – No Snacks

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia is planning a Marriage Retreat at the Embassy Suites in Arcadia. If you are interested and know of others who would like to attend, please reserve the date. More information will be coming.

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

Richard and Judy Brewster 5/5/1968 (51 yrs.)

Richard and Elizabeth Verdugo 5/6/1978 (41 yrs.)

Craig and Nan Kuhlman 5/15/1986 (33 yrs.)

John and Zora Houston 5/25/1953 (66 yrs.

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. 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 May 5, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

May 5, 2019

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

Hospitality – Snacks after services in the patio.

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

May 5, 2019

Call to Worship……………………………………………..Lord, You Are Good

Praise Song……………………………………………………King of My Heart

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………….At the Foot of the Cross

Joyful Voices

Sermon & Communion …. “Living and Walking in the Light” (1 John 1) (Part 2 of 2) of an expository series (Transformed by Love) from the letters of John ………………………………………………………………Pastor Craig

Final Song………………………………………………………….I Surrender All

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) led my Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book Hearing God by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

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

May 12th – Mother’s Day

May 19 – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

May 26 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia is planning a Marriage Retreat at the Embassy Suites in Arcadia. If you are interested and know of others who would like to attend, please reserve the dates. More information will be coming.

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

Richard and Judy Brewster 5/5/1968 (51 yrs.)

Richard and Elizabeth Verdugo 5/6/1978 (41 yrs.)

Craig and Nan Kuhlman 5/15/1986 (33 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 April 28, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

April 28, 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 Faith (booklet)
  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 Theology (booklet)

WORSHIP SERVICE 

April 28, 2019  

Call to Worship…………………………….Blessed be the Lord God Almighty 

Praise Songs…………………………………………………..Lord, Reign in Me

…………………………………………………………………………Forever Reign                                                                                                                                                             

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………………………What a Beautiful Name

Redida Edwards

Sermon “Living and Walking in the Light” (1 John 1) first of an expository series (Transformed by Love) from the Letters of John……….…Pastor Craig

Final Song…………………………………………………He Knows My Name  

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Wednesday Flourishing Care Group (7:30 – 8:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) led my Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena.  We are studying the book Hearing God by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

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

May 5th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with I – Q. 

May 8th – Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

May 12th – Mother’s Day

May 19 – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

May 26 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia is planning a Marriage Retreat at the Embassy Suites in Arcadia.  If you are interested and know of others who would like to attend, please reserve the dates. More information will be coming.

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

Richard and Judy Brewster        5/5/1968      (51 yrs.)

Richard and Elizabeth Verdugo  5/6/1978      (41 yrs.)

Craig and Nan Kuhlman             5/15/1986    (33 yrs.)

John and Zora Houston               4/25/1953    (66 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

 

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, Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

April 21, 2019

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

Children’s 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

April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday

Call to Worship………………………………………………………….He Arose

Praise Songs……………………………………Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

…………………………………………………………………My Redeemer Lives

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………………………Jesus Rose

Praise Choir

Sermon ……Love Starts Here – Love Starts With Us………….Pastor Craig

Final Song……………………………………………………….Celebrate Jesus

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

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

Thursday Morning Bible Class is canceled and will resume on May 2nd.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

Saturday Flourishing Care Group (6:30-7:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 8203 Santa Ynez St. San Gabriel.

Upcoming Dates

May 5th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with I – Q.

May 8th – Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 2695 Vista Laguna Terrace, Pasadena.

May 19 – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

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

Paul and Patricia Kroll (4/17/1988 (31 yrs.)

Daniel and Josefa Dominguez 4/20/1969 (50 yrs.)

Roger and Sharon Gibbs 4/21/79 (40 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 April 7, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

April 7, 2019

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

Hospitality – 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

April 7, 2019

Call to Worship………………………………Open the Eyes of my Heart Lord

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

………………………………………………………………………Lord I Need You

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………………………..Redida Edwards

Sermon and Communion………………………………………….. Manny Hamme

Believe, Respond…Belong

Final Song……………………………………..I Have Decided to Follow Jesus

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.

Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck

(12:00 – 2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave. Pasadena.

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30–11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena, Studying the book, Hearing God, by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia.

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Intercessory Prayer

Upcoming Dates

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April 14th – Prayer Walk of our northern parish. All of us can be praying for blessings for all the residents of our neighborhood.

April 21st – Easter Service Celebration – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – H.

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

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

Paul and Patricia Kroll (4/17/1988 (31 yrs.)

Daniel and Josefa Dominguez 4/20/1969 (50 yrs.)

Roger and Sharon Gibbs 4/21/79 (40 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 March 31, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

March 31, 2019

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

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today

Hospitality – No snacks

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

March 31, 2019

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

Praise Songs………………………………………………………Reckless Love

…………………………………………………………………..Who You Say I am

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………………………..Koa Shima

Sermon Transforming Life Lessons for the Church today – Pt. 14 (Ephesians 6:1-9)……………………………………………………………Pastor Craig

Final Song…………………………………………Who You Say I Am (Reprise)

Northern Parish – Easter invite door hanger distribution immediately following services today. We need 10-12 people to help with this ministry. Please see Fred Stevens, if you can help.

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Wednesday Flourishing Care Group (7:30 – 8:30 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, Studying the book, Hearing God, by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) NO CLASS – Craig and Nan will be at the Regional Conference in Portland.

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Intercessory Prayer

Upcoming Dates

April 7thSnacks provided by those with the last name beginning R – Z.

April 10th – Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00-2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

April 14th – Prayer Walk of our northern parish. All of us can be praying for blessings for all the residents of our neighborhood.

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

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

Paul and Patricia Kroll (4/17/1988 (31 yrs.)

Daniel and Josefa Dominguez 4/20/1969 (50 yrs.)

Roger and Sharon Gibbs 4/21/79 (40 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 March 24, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

March 24, 2019

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

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today

Hospitality – No snacks

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

March 24, 2019

Call to Worship………………………………….Lord, I lift Your Name on High

Praise Songs……………………………………………………Praise is Rising

……………………………………………………………That’s Why We Praise Him

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………………………….Total Praise

Church Choir

Sermon Transforming Life Lessons for the Church today – from Ephesus (Ephesians 5:21-33) Part 13…………………………………………Pastor Craig

Final Song……………………………………………………………Mighty to Save

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, (Studying the book, Hearing God, by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia

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Intercessory Prayer

Upcoming Dates

March 31st – Northern Parish – Easter invite door hanger distribution immediately following service. We need 10-20 people to help with this ministry. Please sign the list at the information table, or see Fred Stevens, if you can help.

All of us can be praying for blessings for all the residents of our neighborhood. We will have a prayer walk of the same streets on Sunday, April 14th.

April 7thSnacks provided by those with the last name beginning R – Z.

April 10th – Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00-2:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

April 14th – Prayer Walk of our northern parish.

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

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

Paul and Patricia Kroll (4/17/1988 (31 yrs.)

Daniel and Josefa Dominguez 4/20/1969 (50 yrs.)

Roger and Sharon Gibbs 4/21/79 (40 yrs.)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 March 17, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

March 17, 2019

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

Children’s Church today

Hospitality – Snacks today after services.

Choir Practice at noon at 1424 Third St. Duarte.

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

March 17, 2019

Call to Worship……………………………………………………..Step by Step

Praise Songs…………………………………………………………As the Deer

……………………………………………………………………………….Breathe

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………………………….Katrina Curdy

Sermon Transforming Life Lessons for the Church today – from Ephesus (Ephesians 5:6-21) Part 12…………………………………………Pastor Craig

Final Song………………………………………………………….God of Wonders

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Wednesday Flourishing Care Group (7:30 – 8:30 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, (Finishing the Interactive Study on James by Cathy Deddo). We will begin the book, Hearing God, by Dallas Willard.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia

Saturday Flourishing Care Group (6:30-7:30 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 8203 Santa Ynez St. San Gabriel.

Intercessory Prayer

Upcoming Dates

March 31st – Northern Parish – Easter invite door hanger distribution immediately following service. We need 10-20 people to help with this ministry. Please sign the list at the information table, or see Fred Stevens, if you can help.

All of us can be praying for blessings for all the residents of our neighborhood. We will have a prayer walk of the same streets on Sunday, April 14th.

April 7thSnacks provided by those with the last name beginning R – Z.

April 14th – Prayer Walk of our northern parish.

June 23rd – Combined Church Picnic (11:00 a.m. Recreation Park Pavilion – Monrovia)

Congratulations to the following couple who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in March:

Sadie and Angie Tabin 3/26/1987 (32 yrs)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor

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

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 March 10, 2019

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

Welcome!

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

March 10, 2019

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

Children’s Church and Young Adults/Teen Church today

Hospitality – No snacks

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

March 10, 2019

Call to Worship……………………………Awesome God

Praise Songs………………………………………………..How Majestic Is Your Name

…………………………………………………………………..In Christ Alone

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ……………………………………Redida Edwards

Sermon and Communion……Transforming Life Lessons for the Church Today – from Ephesus  (Eph. 4:25 -5:05 Part 11) ……………………………………Pastor Craig

Final Song………………………….Christ In Us Be Glorified

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.

Wednesday  Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck (12:00 – 2:00) led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave. Pasadena

Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30–11:00 am) led by Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave, Pasadena.

Thursday Evening Bible Class (7:00-8:00 pm) led by Pastor Craig at 138 Mauna Loa Drive, Monrovia

Intercessory Prayer

Upcoming Dates

March 17th – Snacks. Provided by those with the last name beginning with IQ.

March 31st – Northern Parish – Easter invite door hanger distribution immediately following service. We need 10-20 people to help with this ministry. Please sign the list at the information table, or see Fred Stevens, if you can help.

All of us can be praying for blessings for all the residents of our neighborhood. We will have a prayer walk of the same streets on Sunday, April 14th.

April 14th – Prayer Walk of our northern parish.

Congratulations to the following couple who will celebrate their wedding anniversary in March:

Sadie and Angie Tabin 3/26/1987 (32 yrs)

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)

Getting Involved 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

G. Fred Stevens, Assistant Pastor 

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

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

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

www.gcmonrovia.org