This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday August 18, 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

August 18, 2019

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

August 18, 2019

Call to Worship…………………………………………………Great Is the Lord

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

………………………………………………………………………………………………..I Surrender All

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………Because of Who You Are

Joyful Voices (Linda Morgan, soloist)

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

2019 Vision Update – Mark 12:30-31

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Final Song…………………………………………..10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)

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.

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

September 1st – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – M.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

September 11th – Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia welcomes you to our annual Marriage Seminar. Brochures are on the table or feel free to contact Manuel Hamme at 626-568-0475 for more information.

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

James & Margaret Petty 8/2/1964 55 years

James & Hazel Roberts 8/2/1970 49 years

Ronald & Norva Kelly 8/28/1960 59 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)

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 August 11, 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

 

August 11, 2019

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

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

August 11, 2019

Call to Worship……………………………………………Crown Him (Majesty)

Praise Songs………………………………………………………..Ain’t No Rock

………………………………………………Holy Spirit You Are Welcome Here

                                                                                                                                                              Worship in Giving

Offertory Music …………………………………………….Ed & Nancy Stonick

“He Knows My Name”

Sermon …………………………………………………………..Dr. Dan Rogers

Carpe Diem! – Luke 13:1-9

Final Song…………………………………………..Blessed be the Name of the Lord

 

 Group and Class Activities This Coming Week 

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 my Larry Omasta at 1612 N. Roosevelt Ave., Pasadena. We are studying the book Hearing God by Dallas Willard.

Intercessory Prayer

Eva Dailey is requesting prayers for peace and comfort at this time in her life. August 11th is the first anniversary of Ron’s passing and she is planning the internment of his ashes. So this week will be emotional and difficult for her. She thanks everyone for their prayers.

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

August 18th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

October 19-20th Marriage Retreat – Grace Communion Monrovia welcomes you to our annual Marriage Seminar. Brochures are on the table or feel free to contact Manuel Hamme at 626-568-0475 for more information.

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

James & Margaret Petty           8/2/1964                      55 years

James & Hazel Roberts             8/2/1970                      49 years

Ronald & Norva Kelly                 8/28/1960                    59 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)

 

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 (626) 824-2439

2gfred@gmail.com

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 August 4, 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

August 4, 2019

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

August 4, 2019

Call to Worship…………………………………………………………All Things  

Praise Song……………………………………………………Be Bold Be Strong

                                                                                                                                                               Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………………….Shine the Light

Linda Morgan

 

Sermon and Communion…………………………………………Pastor Craig

Transformed by Love Series – Letters from John Part 7 (3:11-24)
Loving as Children of God
Final Song…………………………………………………………………….Mighty to Save

 

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.

Saturday, August 10th Speaking and Bible study training with Dan Rogers from 9 – 4 p.m. at the Y Program Center.

Intercessory Prayer

Frank Guice update – Frank still has some swelling but overall he feels his condition has improved. He appreciates all of the prayers, cards and calls he has received.   Please remember Frank in our prayers as he continues to heal. 

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

August 11th – Our guest speaker will be Dan Rogers.

August 14th -Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 – 2:00 pm led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

August 18th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

September 8thCelebration of Life Memorial Service for Teresa Cruz
held at Grace Life church in Glendora, 2:30 p.m.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

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 August.

James & Margaret Petty           8/2/1964                      55 years

James & Hazel Roberts              8/2/1970                      49 years

Ronald & Norva Kelly                  8/28/1960                    59 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)

 

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 Cell (626) 824-2439

2gfred@gmail.com,

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, July 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

July 28, 2019

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

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

July 28, 2019

 

Call to Worship……………………………………Open the Eyes of My Heart

Praise Songs……………………………………The Battle Belongs to the Lord

…………………………………………………………………………Blessed Assurance

                                                                                                                                                                Worship in Giving

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

Flute solo

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

Transformed by Love Series – Letters from John Part 6 (3:1-10)

Living as Children of God

Final Song………………………They’ll Know We are Christians by Our Love

 

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.

Intercessory Prayer

Prayers for Frank Guice – Frank had surgery on July 16 and has a follow-up appointment with the surgeon on July 30th. Please pray for his healing and relief from the pain and swelling.

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

August 4th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with I – Q. 

August 10th Spend a Day with the Master – We will be hosting Dan Rogers for special speaking and Bible Study training from 9 – 4 p.m. at the Y Program Center. This will be a combined church event; all are welcome but must RSVP by letting Pastor Craig know. Lunch will be provided.

August 11th – Our guest speaker will be Dan Rogers.

August 14th -Wednesday Forerunners Flourishing Care Group and Potluck 12:00 – 2:00 pm led by Pastor Craig at 196 S. Greenwood Ave., Pasadena.

August 18th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

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 August.

James & Margaret Petty           8/2/1964                      55 years

James & Hazel Roberts             8/2/1970                      49 years

Ronald & Norva Kelly                 8/28/1960                    59 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)

 

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 Cell (626) 824-2439

2gfred@gmail.com

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 July 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

July 21, 2019

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

July 21, 2019 

Call to Worship…………………………………………..How Great Is Our God

Praise Songs……………………………………………..Because of Your Love

…………………………………………………………………………………………………We Fall Down

                                                                                                                                                                Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………………You Raise Me Up

Laura Urista

 

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

Transformed by Love Series – Letters from John Part 5 (2:18-29)

Abide in Truth

Final Song……………………………………What a Friend We Have in Jesus

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

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

August 1st – Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) will begin after being on summer break.

August 4th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with
I – Q.

August 10th Spend a Day with the Master – We will be hosting Dan Rogers for special speaking and Bible Study training from 9 – 4 p.m. at the Y Program Center. This will be a combined church event; all are welcome but must RSVP by letting Pastor Craig know. Lunch will be provided.

August 11thOur guest speaker will be Dan Rogers.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

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 July. 

Fred & Maryann Stevens          7/15/1991                    28 years

Charles & Jan Roemer             7/17/1966                    53 years

Juan & Laura Urista                 7/31/1983                    36 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)

 

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 Tea

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 July 14, 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

July 14, 2019

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

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

July 14, 2019

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

Praise Songs………………………………………………………….Rock of Ages

                                                         Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………………… Ancient Words

                                                             Ed & Nancy Stonick

Sermon………………………………………………………Elder Larry Helscher

                                                        “Definitions” Mark 12:28

Final Song…………………………………………..That’s Why We Praise Him

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.

Intercessory Prayer

Carol Knapp is requesting prayers for the sale of her home. Carol will be moving in with her daughter and family who have already purchased a home and ready for Carol to move in. Please pray that Carol can sell the home as quickly as possible. Please contact Carol if you know of anyone that might be interested.

Teresa Cruz (mother of Nickie Vargas) passed away on Sunday, July 7th. Please remember to keep Nickie and her family in your prayers for comfort and peace.

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

July 21st – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – H.

August 1st – Thursday Morning Bible Class (9:30-11:00 am) will begin after being on summer break.

August 10th Spend a Day with the Master – We will be hosting Dan Rogers for special speaking and Bible Study training from 9 – 4 p.m. at the Y Program Center. This will be a combined church event, all are welcome but must RSVP by letting Pastor Craig know. Lunch will be provided.

August 11thOur guest speaker will be Dan Rogers.

September 10th Tuesday Flourishing Care Group will begin after being on summer break.

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 July.

Fred & Maryann Stevens 7/15/1991 (28 years)

Charles & Jan Roemer 7/17/1966 (53 years)

Juan & Laura Urista 7/31/1983 (36 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)

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 June 30, 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

June 30, 2019 – Sunday Morning Worship Service 10:00 – 11:00 am

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

June 30, 2019

Call to Worship…………………………………………………..Holy is the Lord

Praise Songs……………………………………………………Great is the Lord  ………………………………………………………………….Every Move I Make

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music…………………………………………………………………CD

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

Transformed by Love Series – Letters from John Part 4 (2:12-17)

Love the People, Not the System

Final Song………………………………………………This is Amazing Grace

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

 Thursday Morning Bible Class is on summer break and will resume on August 1st.

Thursday Evening Bible Class is on summer break.

Intercessory Prayer

Update for Ruth Jebens – The non-invasive cardiac procedure went well but due to some complications, recovery is slower than expected.

At the present time, Ruth cannot be left alone. Eve would welcome anyone who could visit Ruth for several hours so she can take care of necessary errands. Please contact Eve at eve.jebens@verizon.net.

Update on Yuvetta Robinson – This has been a long journey for me 2004 – 2019. I am breast cancer free and I know God’s hands in the matter each step of the way cured me. Blessings to All for your support and prayers.

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

July 7th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z. 

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

July 21st – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – H.

August 10th – We will be hosting Dan Rogers for special speaking training from 9 – 4 p.m. at the Y Program Center. This will be a combined church event, all are welcome but must RSVP by letting Pastor Craig know. Lunch will be provided. Dan will have the sermon here on the 11th.

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 July.

Fred & Maryann Stevens           7/15/1991                     28 years

Juan & Laura Urista                   7/31/1983                     36 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)

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  (626) 824-2439  2gfred@gmail.com

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 June 16, 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

June 16, 2019 – Father’s Day

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 – Father’s Day

June 16, 2019

Call to Worship………………………………………Great Is Thy Faithfulness  

Praise Songs……………………………………………….. Who You Say I Am

How Deep the Father’s Love for Us

                                                                                                                                                                Worship in Giving 

Offertory Music …………………………..………………. He Knows My Name

Joyful Voices 

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

“A Father – Son Relationship” (Luke 15:11-32)

Final Song…………………………………………………….Good, Good Father

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 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

Prayer update for Ruth Jebens – The non-invasive cardiac procedure will happen on June 19th. She will be at a high risk of stroke until the procedure and then again after the procedure for the first 30 days. The first week after the she is home is crucial. So please keep Ruth and her daughter Eve in our prayers.

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 23rd – Combined Church Worship and Picnic at 11:00 am.

The picnic will be held at Monrovia’s Recreation Park located at 600 S. Shamrock Ave. Monrovia. (Walking distance from the Y.) Bring a potluck dish to share with others. Food must be ready to serve. Lemonade and water will be provided.

July 7th – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with R – Z. 

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

July 21st – Snacks provided by those with the last name beginning with A – H.

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, Pentecost Sunday June 9, 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

June 9, 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

June 9, 2019

Call to Worship………………………………………………..….O Clap Your Hands

Praise Songs……………………………… Hallelujah – Your Love Is Amazing

………………………………………………………………Cornerstone – the Solid Rock

Worship in Giving

Offertory Music ………………………………………. Nancy Stonick, Flute solo

Sermon “A Christian’s Guide to the Holy Spirit” Assistant Pastor, Ed Stonick

Final Song………………………………………………………Holy Spirit Rain Down

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 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

Yuvetta Robinson appreciates our continued prayers for a complete recovery from her breast surgery. A post Op Appointment is scheduled for June 19th.

Passing of Richard Plache from complications from a fall on May 7th. He attended with us for a couple of years in Eagle Rock. Cards can be sent to his daughter, Sharon Plache at 10075 Grandview Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941.

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 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

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