What's happening in our
Garden Grove Friends Church
Prayer Nights meet the 1st 3rd and 5th (when we have these) Wed of the month. Everyone is welcome to join us!!
Nursery Department is in need of more volunteers on Sunday mornings. Serving 1 Sunday per month.
Children’s Department is in need of additional teachers and/or assistants. Serving 1 Sunday per month. Please see Taylor if you feel led to help in either area.
We are looking for additional volunteers to help on Wednesday nights - Please see Taylor Holleman if you are interested.
The Young Adult group is looking for a group of VOLUNTEER babysitters, 2 per meeting for Sunday evening meetings—meeting is Sunday, 5:30pm— 8:30pm… Looking to meet twice per month—schedule to be determined soon! Please see Ryan if you are available or interested.
Just a reminder—we have a Scholarship Fund to help our attenders and members who are pursuing higher education in the area of Christian Education. The Funds are granted to applicants through a review process under the direction of Ministry & Counsel. Donations to the Fund are appreciated and application are being accepted.
People served on Sat. 9/10/16—142
Total served for month of Sept—142
Total people served thru 2016 5677
If you would like to donate food to The Pantry—Sept will be CANNED MEATS-tuna, beef, stew, spam, etc...
The Women’s Bible Study will begin meeting again on Mon, Sept 12th at 7pm. It is at Marilyn McCollum’s home and Mary Kramer is the leader. It will be a 30 week study by Randy Frazee entitled “Believe” It covers key beliefs of the Christian faith & encourages you to think, act & be more like Jesus. If you are interested, please contact Mary Kramer or Marilyn McCollum
We have a unique opportunity to reach out to our community again! Second Harvest will be bringing 7000 lbs of food to distribute to the community in OUR PARKING LOT!! Please pray for us as we pre-pare to work out the logistics & consider being here to welcome our neighbors with encouragement & helping with crowd control. If you have any questions, see Mary Kramer or Lysbeth Howard.
(Shelter for the Homeless Interfaith Program)
Sat, Oct 1st thru Fri, Oct 14th
GGFC has committed to provide a dinner meal for this program during this time frame. If you could donate a meal or have any questions about this program, please contact Vinnie Otte or the church office.
Harvest is on its way– we need help from you: candy donations & volunteers to run booths. We are going to have time slots so volunteers can spend time with their families as well as volunteer. Please see Taylor if interested in volunteering. Mark your calendar: Thurs, Oct 27th 1pm :set up booths & prepping for the event.
Mon, Oct 31st 12pm :final prep & set up for the evening event.