Grace.Forward! – 4/25/2019

Hey, Grace’rs

It was great to be back with you to celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus.  While I have a long 4-6 months of rehab ahead of me, I’m glad to back to work!
This weekend we build on the momentum of Easter with another invite your friends weekend:  
Theme: Building Rock Solid Kids!  Families with last names starting with R-Z have the food table this weekend.  
Plus…This Saturday after Saturday@5:
Pinewood Derby for the whole family. April 27 after Saturday worship (food provided as well) Cars available to purchase for $10.


If you didn’t have a chance to hear my Easter message on Faith Lessons from a Bike Crash and the Empty Tomb, you can view it here.

Coming Up:
Worship Weekends: 
April 27/28: Building Rock Solid Kids (Pinewood Derby/BBQ after Saturday@5 service)
May 4/5: Worship Special Event: Joseph’s Multi-Colored Dreamcoat 
May 11/12: Mother’s Day
May 18/19: Guest Interview with Bishop Hutterer


Women’s Bible Study, Finding I AM by Lysa TerKeurst. Tuesday mornings and Tuesday evenings again at 10:30am-noon and 6:30pm – 8pm from Tuesday, April 30th to Tuesday, June 4th.

DIY Kids in a Do it for Them World, Sunday, May 5@3:30-5:30 pm featuring Katey McPherson. For any adults raising kids and/or who want to raise strong, resilient, independent kids. Please register your kids for childcare

Breakfast with Former Arizona Cardinal and Color Analyst for the Cardinals, Ron Wolfley. Saturday, May 18@9:30 am! Please RSVP so we have enough food!

Vacation Bible School, June 17-21. Register at

Musical Theatre Camp, July 15-19th for K-12.

Stats and Stuff
Attendance: 1396
Offerings: General $25,176.50 + $4,873.50 online/text = $30,050. Hunger $200 online/text.  Youth $20 online/text.  Mission $50 online/text.  Noisy Offering $188.32

Grace.Forward Pay Off the House Debt Update (as of April 17)
Commitments: 200
Total pledged: $280,096
Cash received: $117,843
Tithe: $12,000
Debt left on the house: $141,200
When Jesus calls you to follow…it’s always a call that includes our kids!

Following Forward!