Weekly Schedule & Bulletin

This Week

GCC is open for worship and onsite ministry events! Online worship continues to be available and we look forward to connecting with you at live.gccws.net.

GCC Weekly Schedule

Saturday, January 15

6:00 pm - Online and Onsite Contemporary Worship


Sunday, January 16

7:00 am - Traditional Worship Team

8:00 am - Online and Onsite Traditional Worship  

9:15 am - Online and Onsite Contemporary Worship

11:00 am - Onsite Contemporary Worship

12:30 pm - DR Informational Meeting


Tuesday, January 18

9:00 am - Titus Bible Study

7:00 pm - Titus Bible Study

7:00 pm - Evenings for Moms

7:00 pm - GCC Young Adults


Wednesday, January 19

6:30 pm - GCC Youth


Thursday, January 20

9:15 am - Mornings for Moms

6:30 pm - Worship Rehearsal

6:30 pm - Ministry Council


Friday, January 21

7:00 pm - Volunteer Appreciation


Saturday, January 22

6:00 pm - Worship Service


Sunday, January 23

7:00 am - Traditional Worship Team

8:00 am - Online and Onsite Traditional Worship  

9:15 am - Online and Onsite Contemporary Worship

11:00 am - Onsite Contemporary Worship


Check out the GCC Events page for more information about upcoming events and activities at GCC.

News

Skip the Lines - Use Kids Express Check-in

Check your child in to their Sunday school class even before you come to church through Express Check-in online. Then when you come to church, simply pick up your preprinted name tag near the Kids Check-In Desk. Express Check-in is available for the 9:15 and 11 am services for children ages infant through Grade 5.


Capital Campaign Update

"Growing With Grace" Expansion

gccws.net/growingwithgrace

GCC broke ground on phase 2 of its building expansion last month. What an exciting time in the life of this church as we "make room for one more!" Ask the Lord what your role will be in financing the next phase of our $3.7 million campus expansion over the next three years, then trust his direction. Support the expansion using the Growing With Grace envelopes or give online to the Growing With Grace fund.


Weather Alerts & Cancellations

In the event of weekend inclement weather, service cancellation information will be posted on the GCC website and Facebook page and featured in a church-wide email and radio stations WDAC and WJTL.

Connect

Stay Informed

gccws.net/email

Sign-up for GCC's church-wide email newsletter to stay up-to-date and connected with upcoming church events and activities.


Next Steps at GCC

Whether you want to explore the Christian faith or learn more about what it looks like to be a part of the GCC family, GCC offers environments designed for you.


Get to Know GCC

Looking for a way to learn more about Grace Community Church? At Tell Me More, you will hear about GCC's history, the church's core values, and the biblical foundations we follow. Join Pastors Mike Sigman, and Paul Weitzel at the next Tell Me More gathering Sunday, January 23, 3:00-5:30 pm. Childcare is available.


New to GCC?

gccws.net/nextsteps

If you've just started attending GCC, Eat & Meet provides a setting for us to meet each other over lunch. The next Eat & Meet is 12:30 pm on Sunday, February 6. Register online or use the bulletin tear-off.


Support Groups

You don't have to walk through sickness, loss, or grief alone. Be encouraged by those who want to stand alongside you through GCC's support groups.


New Sanctuary Opens

gccws.net/growingwithgrace

You're invited to attend the first service in GCC's new sanctuary the weekend of January 8 and 9. You can enter through the same main doors to see the new entrance to the right. Team members will be on hand to direct.


GCC Youth January Activities

gccws.net/youth

GCC Youth is kicking off the year with some fun events and activities. If you're in Grades 6 through 12, check this out:


2022 Kickoff: January 12, 6:30-8:15. We’re so excited to begin having Youth Group in our new sanctuary.

Snow Tubing: January 22, 9:00 am. Iron Valley Trip cost is $22 per person and students should plan to bring $10 for snacks or lunch.


Young Adult Gatherings

GCC provides a setting of openness and acceptance for young adults, both married and single, to develop relationships with God and each other. If you're between 18 and 30, you're invited to the young adult gatherings that meet every Tuesday night from 7:00 to 8:30 pm beginning January 11.


Volunteer Appreciation

gccws.net/events

Each year we roll out the red carpet to say THANK YOU to the many volunteers who support all the ministry through GCC. This year's event, held Friday, January 21 at 7:00 pm, will feature special guest and ventriloquist Ryan & Friends. If you volunteer in any GCC ministry, register online or with the bulletin tear-off on or before January 17.

Grow

Classes & Studies to Help You Grow

gccws.net/classes

GCC offers adult classes on various topics, applying biblical truths to life. Upcoming classes include an Ephesians Bible study and a class on listening well to help others heal. Classes begin February 3, and details are online.


Gatherings for Moms

GCC offers several gatherings for moms of children infants through 12th grade. Be refreshed, encouraged, and equipped through Bible study, speakers, and interaction. Morning and evening times are available now through May. More details are online.


Discipleship at GCC

What does it mean to follow Jesus? GCC offers a variety of discipleship classes, studies, and support sessions to help you on your path toward spiritual growth. Explore the options and find a session that meets you where you are right now.


Bible Reading Plans for 2022

Pick up your 2022 Bible Reading Guide in the GCC lobbies. A comprehensive list of Bible reading plans is also available online.


Titus Bible Study

gccws.net/classes

Join Pastor Mike Sigman as he leads a four-week study into the book of Titus Tuesday mornings or evenings. This three-chapter book is packed with practical applications for a life well-lived for Jesus. The study, which includes a weekly lesson and discussion time, will begin at 9:00 am or 7:00 pm on January 4 with limited seating. Register online or on the tear-off.


Outpour Kids Winter Session

gccws.net/outpourkids

Outpour Kids, GCC's children's community worship choir, helps kindergarten through sixth graders use music to serve others and draw them closer to Jesus. Registration is now open for the 8-week fall session beginning on February 3. Spots fill quickly. Register online on or before January 28.


Young Adult Winter Retreat

gccws.net/events

Registration is now open for the GCC Young Adults Winter Retreat, scheduled for January 28–30 in Saxton, PA. More details and registration are available online.


Men's Ministry

gccws.net/men

Guys, are you looking to connect with other guys who are living out their relationship with God? If so, we invite you to attend a GCC men's gathering at 7:00 pm Wednesday evenings or 6:00 am Thursday mornings beginning February 2 or 3. Register today.


Women's Ministry

gccws.net/women

Ladies, you're invited to participate in a seven-session DVD study series called, He’s Where the Joy Is. Speaker Tara-Leigh Cobble breaks down the intimidating doctrine of the Trinity into understandable language and engaging concepts to show how foundational and beautiful the Trinity is. This study will be offered on Monday evenings at 7:00 pm beginning February 7 and Tuesday mornings at 9:30 am beginning February 8. Register online.


Youth Winter Retreat

gccws.net/events

High school students are invited to an unforgettable weekend at the 2022 winter retreat on February 11-13. You'll head to Refreshing Mountain Retreat in Stevens, PA to experience indoor rock climbing, an outdoor adventure course, dodgeball, arts and crafts, and cabin living. Brook Warren and others will lead the group toward a deeper understanding of your identity in Christ. More details and registration are online.


Give

November Giving Summary

General Fund Need: $130,628

General Fund Received: $186,260

October Over Need: $55,632


YTD Need: $1,567,536

YTD Received: $1,894,927

YTD Over Need: $327,391


Growing With Grace

November Received: $45,448

YTD Received: $1,127,026


Online Giving

Your regular giving helps to support GCC's mission of helping people know and follow Jesus. You can contribute anytime online.


Ways You Can Give at GCC

gccws.net/give

Your regular giving helps to support GCC's mission of helping people know and follow Jesus. You can contribute anytime online. You can also present your tithes and offerings in person at the offering boxes at the doors in the auditorium. Envelopes to support the General Fund or the Growing With Grace fund are available at the offering boxes.


Sanctity of Life

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Sanctity of Life Sunday is January 22. GCC is partnering with Align Life Ministries as they advance life-affirming outreach into our region, state, and nation. Stop by the display in either lobby to pick up an empty baby bottle. Then return it filled with your coins and cash donations by January 30.



SOLANCO Food Bank

The January SFB focus items are:

  • juice boxes
  • individual cereal boxes
  • fruit cups
  • applesauce cups
  • pudding cups
  • boxes of pudding (chocolate)
  • Rice a Roni- Chicken
  • canned chicken
  • pancake pouches
  • granola bars

Serve

CPR Volunteers

GCC is in need of additional CPR Volunteer team members to serve during the service of your choice on Saturdays and Sundays. CPR team members sit in the worship service and serve in emergency medical situations, if needed. Team members should be CPR certified. Contact Pastoral Assistant Andrew Potts to begin serving (andrew@gccws.net).

Daily Bible Reading

Below you will find the Daily Bible Reading published in the Sermon Notes section of GCC's weekly bulletin.

  • Saturday, 1/15 - Job 40-42
  • Sunday, 1/16 - Gen 12-15
  • Monday, 1/17 - Gen 16-18
  • Tuesday, 1/18 - Gen 19-21
  • Wednesday, 1/19 - Gen 22-24
  • Thursday, 1/20 - Gen 25-26
  • Friday, 1/21 - Gen 27-29
  • Saturday, 1/22 - Gen 30-31
  • Sunday, 1/23 - Gen 32-34

Ongoing

GCC Young Adult Gatherings

GCC Young Adults is a group for single and married young adults, ages 18-30. The group strives to provide a setting of openness and acceptance and where people can develop significant relationships with God through faith in Jesus Christ as Savior. This group meets at GCC Tuesday evenings at 7 pm.


Youth Group at GCC

GCC provides safe, age-appropriate environments where 6th-12th graders can learn about Jesus in creative and relevant ways. GCC Youth meets on Wednesday nights from 6:30 - 8:15 PM.


Recharge Devotional

Recharge is a weekly, Scripture-based devotional written by members of the GCC family. Subscribe to receive Recharge devotionals by email to be encouraged and uplifted in your spiritual walk.


Daily Bread Devotionals

Daily Bread devotionals have arrived at GCC. Stop by GCC to pick up your copy weekdays at the main entrance.


Skip the Lines - Use Kids Express Checkin

Use Express Check-In to check your child into their Sunday school class even before you come to church. When you arrive, simply pick up your preprinted name tag near the Kids Check-In Desk. Express Check-in is available for the 9:15 and 11 am services for children ages infant through Grade 5.


Watch Services Live Online

live.gccws.net

GCC streams its worship services live Saturdays at 6:00 pm and Sundays at 8:00 and 9:15 am. Visit gccws.net/servicearchive to watch the recording of past services.