Welcome to Grace!

all are welcome, none rejected

THIS WEEK AT GRACE 

January 16

Tuesday

10 am

Plots of Love Garden work day
Help plant, weed, harvest. Bring work gloves, water and hand tools if you have them, but come if you don’t

7 pm

Session Meeting, Studio Lounge
(3rd Tuesday of each month. Contact Rev. Barnes for details)

January 17

Wednesday

7:30 am

Men’s Breakfast
The Waffle Square, 2107 Fulton Ave. (at Cottage Way)

6:30 pm

T’ai Chi for Beginners by pre-arrangement
First time students please text (916) 695-2141 to sign up. Free.
Social Hall
No fee, donations accepted.

7:30 pm

T’ai Chi for Continuing Students
Social Hall
No fee, donations accepted.

January 18

Thursday

6 pm

Farm to EVERY Fork planning meeting
Studio Lounge
light supper supplied

January 20

Saturday

7:50 am12:15 pm

CalFresh Booth – rain or shine
Country Club Plaza Certified Farmers Market
on Butano, east of Watt (Click here for more details)

January 21

Sunday

8:30 am

M&A Players Rehearsal
singers and organist, Sanctuary

9 am

Traditional Worship – Kristen Saldine

10 am

Fellowship
with treats and healthy snacks, Social Hall

10:30 am

Adult Study – Questions in Faith
All are welcome. (Worship attendance not required)

Noon

Family Promise Week – Questions in Faith
Make up family sleeping rooms for Family Promise clients at Carmichael Presbyterian Church. Contact M. Cook for more details.

5 pm

Eventide Community Worship – Rev. Jeanie Shaw
Worship followed by supper and fellowship
All are welcome. Social Hall

What Else

Congregational Meeting January 28, immediately following the 9 a.m. service
All members are requested to attend the Congregational Meeting to receive the 2018 budget and to elect the 2018 Nominating Committee. Coffee hour  and Adult Study will follow.

Share the Warmth
We are collecting lightly used (or new) coats, jackets and blankets for the hard working people who harvest our food on January 21 and 28 in the Social Hall. An experienced social worker at the California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, will personally distribute them to farmworkers in need. If you have any questions or for more info please contact Anita or Warren Barnes at church or at (916) 508-6428.

Disaster Relief Agencies and Funds List
For  anyone affected by the recent disasters or who can provide assistance to those affected by the recent fires and hurricanes we’ve created a page listing of some of the trusted agencies and funds prepared to help.


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Join In
Visit our Let’s Connect pages for information about opportunities to serve the greater community and our regularly scheduled events.

Help When You Shop
Support our programs every time you shop.
If you shop at Save Mart, Lucky or FoodMaxx stores sign up for S.H.A.R.E.S. It’s easy and you don’t have to carry a card, just use your 10-digit phone number at the register. Contact Don Anderson to sign up.

And while your shopping consider buying extra peanut butter, canned meats, soups and chili, oatmeal packets, or pasta for the Sierra Arden Neighborhood Food Closet, 890 Morris Way. Donations are accepted during regular hours Monday–Friday from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Questions? Call SANFC 438-1942.

Supporting Local Schools When You Shop
If you shop at Raley’s or BelAir sign up for Something EXTRA and earn money for local schools. You’ll also be eligible for special savings when you shop.

We collect Box Tops for Education on behalf of the staff and students at Starr King K-8 in Carmichael. Click on the program name above for more info about which products qualify. Bring labels and box tops to worship on Sundays or place in a marked envelope and leave in the large mailbox in the Arden Christian campus courtyard.