DECEMBER 5, 2018
Hi Good News family!
Here’s a few things you should know this week…
> GOD IS AT WORK ALL AROUND US! Come this Sunday to hear stories of God at work. First, there’ll be reports from this weekend’s SPARK Discipling Training Conference, followed by a message by Jonny Loveless.
> NEED PRAYER? WANT TO PRAY? FIRST THURSDAY PRAYER tomorrow night at 7pm in the lower Chapel. Don’t miss this opportunity to pray and be prayed for.
> LAST CHANCE! Don’t miss this opportunity for hands-on SPARK training by the Emmaus International team in actually how to be a disciple of Jesus, and how to makedisciples. It’s THIS FRIDAY night, 6:30-10:30pm and this Saturday, 8:45am-10pm, at the Mansfield Holiday Inn. You will experience…
- 7 powerful, practical, inspiring messages by Micah Tuttle & Jonny Loveless
- Small group discussion after each message
- Worship, prayer & reflection
- In-action, hands-on discipleship training with personal coaching
- Free access to Oxygen, an online 3-month follow-up program
Don’t miss this. Register for SPARK now online.
> HEY PARENTS! REHEARSAL THIS SUNDAY – Noon to 2pm – CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS CHOIR Pizza lunch provided. Practice for the GN Kid’s Christmas presentation on Sunday, December 23rd during the 10:45am Celebration & Growth service.
> WOMEN’S COOKIE SWAP – THIS SUNDAY NIGHT 5-7pm Bring 1-2 dozen of your favorite home baked or bakery cookies. Enjoy swapping cookies, recopies while you make some new friends. Invite a grilfriend to come along!
> SAVE THE DATE! Put it in your calendar now: Christmas Eve service, Monday night, December 24th at 5pm. Pray now about who you can invite to celebrate the birth of the Savior of the world!
> WILLING SERVANT NEEDED Geri Bouchard is looking for someone to serve on the coffee-prep/serve team on Sunday mornings. Send her an email: Bocelli10@aol.com to see how you can serve Jesus and His people at GNBC.
> PRAYER & PRAISE…
- Please pray for the SPARK Conference this Friday night and Saturday at Mansfield Holiday Inn — that the training in how to be and make a disciple will be really helpful and encouraging for all involved!
- Please pray for our brother, Richard “White Eagle” Correia, 87, at Sturdy Hospital (Room 343, 211 Park Street, Attleboro, MA 02703).
- Pray the gospel will be simple and sincere, clear and compelling and full of God’s grace in our conversations this holiday season.
> SERVANT LEADER(S) NEEDED Use your leadership skills to coordinate the Second Chance Clothes ministry team as they prepare for the last-Saturday-of-the-month free clothing distribution to our neighbors in need in the name of Jesus. See Paige Rhynes or Brittany Warner to take on this role.
> MISSED A SUNDAY? You can always get the Sunday sermon here — listen online or download the MP3 — plus get a PDF of the sermon notes, plus a PDF of the weekly Program with announcements, prayer page, gospel page, Global Reach Partners update, and the current Life-Group list, etc. All available each week here.
> NOT IN THE GNBC ONLINE DIRECTORY YET? Dozens of people attend GNBC every Sunday, but still aren’t in the password-protected, secure online Directory. Help people connect with you — get yourself and your family into this important connections tool by sending an email to Directory@gnbc.org. If you’re not sure how to update your listing with a photo, new phone/email info, send an email to Directory@gnbc.org for some quick and easy coaching to get it done!
Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign.Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son,and you shall call his name Emmanuel (God with us).
– Isaiah 7:14
Only by grace,
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