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

This week at GC-Monrovia: Service, Sunday June 2, 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 2, 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

June 2, 2019

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

Praise Songs……………………………………………………..Ancient of Days

………………………………………………………………………………..All I Need is You                                                                                                                                                                

Worship in Giving

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

Sermon & Communion ……………………………………….. Elder Laura Urista

The Heart of the Matter – John 13:34-35

Final Song………………………………………They’ll Know We are Christians

 

Group and Class Activities This Coming Week

Wednesday Flourishing Care Group is canceled for this 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.

 

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