Pastor Leigh Crockett's visitation and funeral service were both at Grace Baptist Church 432 W, 300 N, Anderson, IN. The visitation was held Friday 4:00-8:00 pm. The funeral service was held Saturday 11:00 am. Dr. Bob Jones III presided. The graveside service was held at Maplewood Cemetery in Anderson. Dr. Bruce McAllister presided.
We are excited about the good financial report from last night's Annual Business Meeting, including the significant budget growth for Indiana Christian Academy.
We're also glad to announce the overwhelming election of all the church officers who were up for reelection. All were reaffirmed by at least a 99% vote.
Grace Youth Group will be attending the 3G Conference hosted by Burge Terrace Baptist Church in Indianapolis. The 3G Conference will include a dodgeball tournament and messages on the theme "Show Me Your Glory." The cost of the conference is $10 plus money for concessions. The youth group will leave the church at 7:30a and return at 5:30p. For more information, please contact David Luttrull at email@example.com.
Join us for evangelistic services with Brent Sivnksty October 6th at 10:30 am and 6:00 pm, then weeknights Monday through Wednesday at 7:00.
Services will include special music, nurseries provided, a service just for kids and of course Gospel preaching from God's Word. We hope you can make it out-- and bring a friend.
Tonight at 6:00 we will meet to grieve and pray for our brothers and sisters at Colonial Hills Baptist Church in Indianapolis. Yesterday their bus carrying teens returning home from camp crashed killing three and injuring dozens.
Pastor Josh Crockett will bring a message entitled, Our Shepherd's Strong Arms, followed by a time of prayer for the Colonial Hills families.
On Saturday, July 20th, the students of the Grace youth group will enjoy a time of Canoeing and a Cookout at the end of the day. The students will meet at the church at 3:00 and head to Riverside Canoe Outfitters. After spending a couple hours on the White River, we'll head out to the Lander's home for a cookout. As the sun begins to go down, a game of capture the flag will begin in the woods. Parents should pick up their children at 9:00 at the Lander's house (910 Heritage Lane). Riverside Canoe Outfitters has graciously provided the canoe trip for free. So, the students should just bring $4 for the meal. Also, the students will need to fill out a permission form for the trip found here. For more information, contact David Luttrull at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parents/Students: So that we can give an accurate count to canoe company, please fill out the (very) brief form below if you student is planning on going on the trip. Thanks!
What: The GBC Classic is a competitive community tournament for men ages 16 and up.
When: July 13 from 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Where: Indiana Christian Academy gym
Format: The morning round will begin at 9:00 a.m. as Round-robin format. There will be a 3-point shootout between rounds, and the tournament will continue in the afternoon with single-elimination play.
Prizes: Gift cards will be awarded to the winning team and to the 3-point shootout winner.
Registration: $5/person-includes lunch.
Calling all knights and maidens! We’re lowering the drawbridge and opening the gates to the castle! Grab your armor and prepare for fun at Vacation Bible School where you’ll learn to stand strong in the battle for truth!
WHO: All kids who will be in Kindergarten through 6th grade in the 2013-14 school year
WHAT: Your brave knights and fair maidens will be equipped to put on the full armor of God, so they can stand strong in the battle for truth. They’ll love the fun songs, daily skits, and the “Truth or Error” game. Prepare for a royally fun time!
WHEN: Monday, June 17 – Friday, June 21, 6:30-8:00 pm
If you're interested in sending your child for a great week of Bible teaching, drama, games and activities, call (765) 643-7853 for more information.
If you attend Grace Baptist Church and are qualified & trained to work in children's ministries, you can volunteer at this summer’s VBS working with different age groups (PK-K5; 1st-2nd; 3rd-4th; 5th-6th), bus route, kitchen, snacks or counseling. See Pastor Josh for a place where you can serve.
- Junior Memory Verses (5th-6th)
- Primary Memory Verses (3rd-4th)
- Pre-Primary Memory Verses (1st-2nd)
- Toddler Memory Verses (Pre-K, K5)
Come out and join us for a fun night of food and games!
Starting at 7:00 each Sunday night, the playground will be open for younger kids, the gym for older kids and the fellowship hall for those who want to play board games.
For supper, the teens will be selling food and soft drinks for $3 per person.
Everyone is invited, so bring games, activity clothes and money for supper.
Celebrate Father's Day at Grace. All fathers will be recognized and receive a small gift as a token of our appreciation for all you do.
Psalm 103:13 says "Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him."