God has a message for you! Can you hear it?
Samuel heard it during the middle of the night. Mary heard it through an angel. The disciples were hard at work when they heard it. They all heard God’s special message just for them! Message Received: Hearing God’s Call lets children know that God continues to call all kinds of people—including them! People are called to love God and follow Jesus every day. Those who hear God’s message and respond are forever changed.
Come join us for a family experience this summer and let your heart’s and mind’s be open to God’s message! We will have dinner together from 5:00-5:30, then dive into worship, games, crafts, and bible themes! Families welcome!
When: July 8, 9, 10 from 5-7:30pm Full Schedule Click Here
Who: Prek age 4, Grades K-5, Families, Teens and Adult volunteers!
Where: In the Centre, Gym, Church, and Classrooms, Shepherd’s Cove
What: $42 per family to cover costs ! Silk Screen T-shirt included! What a bargain! Must reserve by June 30 to guarantee a shirt for your child/volunteer.
Do you want to have your family time back?
Are you interested in finding out about how to pass the faith on to your children?
Are you wondering how to respond to our current church climate?
Sign up to attend the JGS Parish Mission nights!
All are welcome!
Here Are some frequently asked questions:
1.) What is a Parish Mission?
A parish mission is a time set aside by the church community to come together for fellowship, scripture, song, and a message!
2.)I thought this was just VBS? Vacation Bible School for kids, right?
Wrong! We have 3 nights planned for the WHOLE family! (Yes - moms and dads too!) Our VBS theme Message Received- Hearing God's Call is for Grades PreK4-5 grade, with Grades 6-12 being our active youth volunteers! Our Breakout Sessions for Adults are also during the evening while the kids are at their activities.
3.)So what do the adults do?
We have 2 sessions for Adults:
A "taste of Walking With Purpose." Come away and let God turn your busy schedule into a time of peace and refreshment. Together we will laugh, learn and enjoy the way God fills us when we answer His Call. Walking with Purpose is a nationally recognized scripture study program that has helped over 25,000 women deepen their faith and family through Christ.
"Crossing the Goal" based on the ESPN-style commentary show about having a Game Plan for Christ in your family and in your life. Hear question and answer, commentary, and play by plays, from our very own Chris Lindsey, Don Poudrier and special guests as they break down what it means to Cross the Goal.
4.)What is the schedule for each evening?
5:00pm Dinner in the Centre (free will offering to support! Thank you!)
5:30pm Worship and Gather in the Church
6:00-7:15pm Break out Sessions for Kids (VBS) and Adults (Sessions)
7:15-7:30pm Worship and conclude the night in the church
5.)What if I do not want to participate but I want my kids to?
That is fine! We ask that you stay for dinner and worship until the children are dismissed to volunteers. You may pick them up in the church at 7:30pm and sign them out.
6.)How much if I do not have a child in VBS?
There is no fee for the adult sessions. We do ask for a donation for dinner. We would like you to sign up in advance for the adult sessions if you are not registering a child or youth volunteer.
7.)How do I sign up??
OR you can fill out a form and drop off a check, OR you can call the church office and they will take your info by phone and answer any questions. 410-257-3810
WE ARE HERE TO GET YOU REGISTERED!!!!