May 10, 2019

 

Greenwich Weekly Newsletter - May 10, 2019

May Scripture Memory Challenge

Revelation 1:5-6

“To him who loves us

and has freed us from our sins by his blood,

and has made us to be a kingdom and priests

to serve his God and Father –

to him be glory and power for ever and ever!

Amen.”

 

Graduating from College or High School?

If you or your son or daughter is graduating please let us know! If graduating from college, please let us know what college and what their degree is in. If graduating from high school, please let us know which school they’re graduating from. Contact the church office with information at office@greenwichpres.org or 703.754.7933 by May 15.

 

Prayer Guide for Our Military Service Members

We are putting together a prayer guide for those currently in the military. If you have family members serving, we would love to include them. Please provide a name, branch of service, and picture if available.

 

Wednesday Women’s Bible Study

(Welcome Session June 19 6:30-8:30pm)

How can we keep our focus and sustain our passion when reading the Bible? Join us Wednesday evenings this summer for a 5-week course on the book Women of the Word: How to study the Bible with both our Hearts and our Minds, by Jen Wilken. We’ll meet on July 10, 17, 24 & August 7 and be equipped to go deeper in our study of Scripture. RSVP to Becky Keller at rebeccamariekeller@gmail.com by June 7.

 

Vint Hill Special Concert

June 22 (Doors @ 6:30pm/Concert @ 7:00pm)

Four years in the making! Join us for a bluegrass/country concert with GPC’s own Chris Keller, Will Keller, Mike Simms, Michael Simms and Perry Grubb. They will be joined by guest artist, Colson Meeks. Held in the sanctuary to benefit Farthest Corners, there is no charge for the concert, but a free-will offering will be taken.

 

Vacation Bible School

June 23-27 (5:15-8:00pm)

Join us for IN THE WILD: Amazing Encounters with Jesus. Registration (Age 4 – 5th grade) will be available beginning mid-May. We will be holding training in our Child & Youth Protection Policies on Saturday, June 8 from 8:30-10:00am  in the Adult Sunday School rooms. We encourage you to attend to learn more about our Healthy Boundaries for ministries at Greenwich. The training and screening is required for all volunteers in our ministries and highly recommended for members of the congregation.

 

Adult Membership Class

June 30 (9:00am-12:30pm)

Come explore the meaning of the Christian faith, the Presbyterian tradition and how to become more involved with the Greenwich church family through affirming our Covenant of Membership. The class will be held on one Sunday morning with lunch and childcare provided. To sign up, please contact our Director of Congregational Care, Lucille Marciano, at lmarciano@greenwichpres.org. Location of the class to be announced.

 

“Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.” Psalm 91:1-2