Warmest aloha from Grace Community Church, an Evangelical Free Church. We are committed to the proclamation of the Gospel and to the authority of Scriptures as the only safe and sufficient guide to faith and practice. We are located on Palani Road in Kailua Kona, Hawaii. (map)
The MessagePeople of Hope
We continue with our series called "People of Hope". This is a look at some inspiring people of the Old Testament, who the book of Hebrews identifies as those who lived with an "assurance of things hoped for."Joseph
Pastor Bruce Campbell
Hebrews 11:22 and Genesis 50
January 15, 2017
Sunday worship - 10 am in the Events Pavilion
Children's Church - 10:30 am for children ages 3 through 5th grade
Nursery care is provided for keiki up to 3 years old
Saturday Night Worship - 6 pm in the Events Pavilion
We would love to hear from you! Prayer request? New Address? Want to chat with the Pastor? You can complete a Connection Card online.
Pastor Bruce continues to invite any of our attendees to take one Sunday a year (or more) to dedicate to praying over our service. He is no longer going through the church directory to send out reminders. Simply go up to the Youth Room and pray during the service from start to finish. "Hale Pule" - Jesus said , "My Father's house shall be a house of prayer."
Women’s fitness class here in the pavilion every Thursday morning 8:30-9:30am led by Jennifer Lindquist. Easy to follow cardio and strength training intervals followed by core conditioning and stretching. All fitness levels welcome. $5/class or $15/month. Invite your friends!
Women's Bible Study:
Back by poplular demand - the Armor of God study by Priscilla Shirer - will begin on Wednesday, January 18 at 8:30 am and Thursday, January 19 at 6:15 pm here at Grace. Learn how to dress for success in the spiritual battle going on around you. Sign up by January 8 in the connection tent or email Margie for more information.
All voting members are invited to attend the annual meeting, following the service on January 29. Pastor will be cooking the ribs. Please bring a side dish, salad or dessert by last name. Side dish A-K, dessert L-P, salad Q-Z
Biblical Literacy Class:
Beginning on January 8 at 8:30 to 9:45, on Sunday mornings at Grace, Julie Lucas and our Grace Elders will be teaching a class that brings us to a place in which each one can use their unique gifts, talents, and style to delightfully comprehend God’s Word; resulting in a closer walk with our Father, a deeper friendship with Jesus, and an increased awareness of His Spirit. The cost is $5 for materials. Please sign up at the Connection Tent or email Julie Lucas for more information.
An important part of our Grace vision is stated as follows: "We desire to be a church that provides discipleship, prayer support, fellowship and personal accountability through a network of home fellowship and small groups". If you are interested in being in a Life Group, starting a Life Group or leading one, please contact John or Kim Trester (email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org). The Lord has called us to Caring Relationships.
Saturday Night Service:
Our “Fruitfulness” series continues this Saturday at 6pm as we study the Fruit of the Spirit and cover the topic of “Joy”.