This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday May 26, 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 26, 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  –  May 26, 2019

Call to Worship…………………………………………….Because We Believe

Praise Songs……………………………………………..How Great is Our God

………………………………………………………………………………….. Shout to the Lord                                                                                                                                                               Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………..……………………………… Flute Solo

Katrina Curdy

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

Transformed by Love Series – Letters from John Part 3 (2:1-11) Evidence of Love

Final Song……………………………………………………….. Shout to the Lord  

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 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

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 June.

Larry & Judith Omasta               6/5/1966           53 yrs.

Ruperto & Connie Pajela           6/11/1977         42 yrs.

Mario and Lucy Slivar             6/21/1969         50 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

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 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 New Hope: Worship Service, Sunday May 27, 2018

NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP – May 27, 2018

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Worship Leader: Laura Urista

Announcements: Manny Hamme

Children’s Church and Young Adults Church today

Worship in Giving

Sermon: Pastor Craig

Prayer/Counseling after the service

Larry & Judith Omasta

Hospitality – No Snacks

THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, May 31st

Bible Study: 9:30-11:00 am

Home of Larry and Judith Omasta

Bible Study: “Going deeper in understanding our Incarnational Trinitarian

Theology and Doctrine” – led by Pastor Craig –

ER/SDA Fellowship Hall: 7:00 – 8:30 pm

SUNDAY, June 3, 2018

Graduates Day

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Communion will be offered.

Hospitality: Snacks by those with last names I-Q.

This week at New Hope: Worship Service, Sunday May 6, 2018

NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP – May 6, 2018

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Worship Leader:  Laura Urista

Announcements: Pastor Craig

Children’s Church today

No Teen Church today

Worship in Giving

Sermon: Ted Johnston

Communion

Prayer/Counseling after the service

Fred and Maryann Stevens

Hospitality – Snacks by those with last name A – H

Flourishing Care Group meeting beginning at 12:45 in the upper youth room (please consume snacks prior to arriving at the group meeting).

THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, May 10th

 Bible Study: 9:30-11:00 am

Home of Larry and Judith Omasta

Bible Study: ER/SDA Fellowship Hall: 7:00 – 8:30 pm

SUNDAY, May 13th – Mother’s Day

Discipleship Class: 9:30-10:15

Hospitality: No Snacks

This week at New Hope: Worship Service April 29, 2018

Here are the details of our worship service for Sunday, April 29th:

 

NEW HOPE CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP – April 29th, 2018

 

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

 

Worship Leader: Redida Edwards

 

Announcements: Pastor Craig

 

Children’s Church today

 

No Teen Church today

 

Worship In Giving

 

Special Music: Redida Edwards

 

Sermon: Pastor Craig

 

Prayer/Counseling after the service

 

Ed and Nancy Stonick

 

Hospitality – No Snacks

 

THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, May 3rd

 

Bible Study: 9:30-11:00 am

 

Home of Larry and Judith Omasta

 

Bible Study: ER/SDA Fellowship Hall: 7:00 – 8:30 pm

 

Choir Rehearsal 7:00-8:00 pm – Cancelled

 

SUNDAY, MAY 6th

 

Disciple Class: 9:30-10:15

 

Guest Speaker: Ted Johnston.   Communion will be offered.

 

Hospitality: Snacks by last names A – H.

This week at New Hope – Worship Service April 15, 2018

Here are the details of our worship service for Sunday, April 15th:

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

 Worship Leader:  Laura Urista

Announcements:  Manuel Hamme

Children’s Church Today

NO Teen Church Today

Worship in Giving

Special Music: Joyful Voices

  Sermon:  Pastor Craig

Prayer/Counseling after the service:  Manuel and Autumn Hamme

Hospitality –  Snacks today (Last names R-Z)

We will have our second Flourishing Care Group meeting beginning at 12:45 in the upper youth room (please consume snacks prior to arriving at the group meeting).


THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, April 19th

Bible Study –- 9:30 am – 11:00 am – Home of Larry & Judith Omasta

Bible Study – ER/SDA Fellowship Hall – 7:00pm – 8:30pm

 Choir Rehearsal  – 7:00 – 8:00 pm

SUNDAY, APRIL 22nd

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Hospitality –  Potluck – Bring your favorite dish!

This Week at New Hope: Worship Service – April 8, 2018

Here are the details of our worship service for Sunday, April 8th:

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

 Worship Leader:  Koa Shima

Announcements:  Celestine Olive

Children’s Church Today

Teen Church Today

Worship in Giving

Special Music

  Sermon:  Pastor Craig

Prayer/Counseling after the service:  John and Zora Houston

Hospitality –  Snacks today (Last names I-Q)

 


THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, April 12th

Bible Study –- 9:30 am – 11:00 am – Home of Larry & Judith Omasta

Bible Study – ER/SDA Upstairs Classroom – 7:00pm – 8:30pm

 Choir Rehearsal  – On Spring Break


SUNDAY, APRIL 15th

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Hospitality –  Snacks (Last names R-Z)

Easter Service – April 1, 2018

Join us for an Easter Celebration – Christ the Lord is risen, He is risen indeed!

NO Discipleship Class Today

 Worship Leader:  Celestine Olive

Announcements:  Laura Urista

Special Music: Children’s Chorus and Choir

Children’s Church Today – Autumn Hamme

NO Teen Church Today

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music: New Hope Choir

  Sermon:  Pastor Craig

Communion:  Celestine Olive
Communion Music: New Hope Choir

Prayer/Counseling after the worship service:  Larry and Linda Helscher

Hospitality – NO Snacks today


THURSDAY ACTIVITIES, April 5th

Bible Study –- 9:30 am – 11:00 am – Home of Larry & Judith Omasta

Bible Study – ER/SDA Upstairs Classroom – 7:00pm – 8:30pm

 Choir Rehearsal  – On Spring Break

SUNDAY, APRIL 8th

Discipleship Class – 9:30 – 10:15 am

Hospitality –  Snacks (Last names I-Q)

Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!!!

Please stop by this Sunday – we’d love to see & meet you!

We are located at 2322 Merton Ave in Eagle Rock.

We have a discussion style Bible Study at 9:30AM.

Between 9:30 and 10:30 we have coffee and donuts for you.

We meet in the sanctuary at 10:30AM for about 90 minutes where we sing to God and learn from a sermon.

Afterwards, there are often snacks or a potluck to share in.