This week at GC-Monrovia: Services Cancelled

Services are cancelled today due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Intercessory Prayer

Prayers needed for healing, peace and comfort for the following individuals:

ZORA HOUSTON – Zora recently had another bad fall and is experiencing a lot of pain.

BILL PIXLEY – Bill is suffering from cancer and was recently admitted to the Brighton Nursing Home.

LUCY SLIVAR – Lucy will be undergoing chemo again and will be missing services for a while.

JIM FRIDDLE FAMILY – Jim passed away on Wednesday, March 11th.

Please pray for peace, comfort and encouragement for the family.

Funeral/Memorial arrangements are pending. Cards can be sent to Jim’s son, Stephen Friddle, 9932 Robbins Dr. #103, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

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 29th – Senior Luncheon (age 60 and older) – 12 noon The luncheon will be held at the Monrovian Restaurant located at 534 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia. The sign-up sheet for the luncheon is on the information table. If you have any questions, please call Manny Hamme at (626) 568-0475.

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

Saddie & Angie Tabin 3/26/1987        33 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 March 8, 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

 

March 8, 2020

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

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

March 8, 2020 

Call to Worship………………………………10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)

Praise Songs……………………………………Lord I Lift Your Name on High

 ………………………………………………………………Carry Me to the Cross

                                                                                                                                                             

Worship in Giving

Sermon & Communion………………..……………………Elder Ronald Kelly

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

The Last Supper (John 13) part 14

 

Communion Music ………………………….Do This in Remembrance of Me

Laura Urista

Final Song…………………………………………………………Jesus Messiah

 

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

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

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

Tom and Alberta Eckert – Please continue to remember Tom and Alberta as they locate to a Board and Care Home or an Assisted Living Facility for the longer-term.

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 15th – Snacks provided by individuals with the last name beginning N – Z.

March 29th – Senior Luncheon – 11:30 a.m. The luncheon will be held at the Monrovian Restaurant located at 534 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia. The sign-up sheet for the luncheon is on the information table.

 

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

Saddie & Angie Tabin 3/26/1987        33 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 March 1, 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

 

March 1, 2020

 

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

March 1, 2020

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

Praise Songs……………………………………………………………All Things

…………………………………………………………………………….Holy Spirit

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………………………Revelation Song

Joyful Voices

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

Transformed by the Son of God Series – Gospel of John

The Crisis of Unbelief (John 12) part 13 

Final Song……………………………….…….…………..We Believe (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

Alberta Eckert – currently in Skilled Nursing Facility in West Covina, diagnosed with a progressive disease MSA-C. They have recommended she be relocated to a Board and Care Home or an Assisted Living Facility for the longer-term. Tom will be seeking an appropriate facility and will be joining her.

 

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 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.

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

March 29 – Senior luncheon, more details to come.

 

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

 Saddie & Angie Tabin 3/26/1987        33 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