You’re invited to join Grace’s church-wide study “Before Amen. The Power of a Simple Prayer” by Max Lucado. There will be several Sunday morning opportunities during Sunday School hour and a Thursday evening study led by Rev. John. Please sign-up at the Welcome Center desk.

Mark your calendars for an easy weeknight dinner outing that makes your whole family happy! On Wednesday, October 14th from 5-6pm, Grace Christian Preschool will be having a “McTeacher’s Night” fundraiser at the Hummelstown McDonald’s. McDonald’s will donate 25% of your purchase to GCP; no vouchers are necessary. We appreciate your support and hope to see you there!

Being Called to Missions?  An interest meeting will be held in the Fireside Room immediately following 10:45 worship on Sunday, October 25th. Come and share your ideas!


Sign-up today for Grace’s Trunk or Treat, Monday, October 19th from 6 to 8pm. Decorate a trunk or volunteer to bake some goodies for the Bake Sale. We’re also collecting canned goods for the Hummelstown Food Bank, so please bring along some non-perishable food items.

Grace UMC will be participating in the Hershey/Hummelstown CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday, October 25th.  Walkers will convene at Milton Hershey School’s Henry Hudson Field.  Registration begins at 12:30pm and the walk will start at 1pm.  CROP Hunger Walks are community-wide events sponsored by Church World Service and organized by religious groups, businesses, schools and others to raise funds to end hunger in the U.S. and around the world.  To sign up, visit the CROP Hunger Walk table in the Narthex.  If you have any questions, please call Brian Abela at (717) 497-8139.

Neighborhood Center is in need of the following items: sponges, Clorox bleach, Pine Sol, Windex, laundry detergent, dish soap, Softscrub, hand soap, air freshener, and Clorox wipes.  There is a box next to the Missions table in the Narthex to collect the items. Thank you for your generosity!

Ladies – Do you spend all week waiting for Sunday’s Bible readings; but afterwards, you still crave more? If you feel this way, you are not alone. We would like to start an evening Women’s Bible Study at the Church and meet once a month. We will be reading one of Beth Moore’s studies. There is a sign-up sheet in the Narthex waiting for your name and what night is best for you. If you have any questions, contact Angie Glasmire at (717) 265-6510.

It’s Apple Gleaning Time at Sycamore Spring Orchard. Meet at the Orchard on 2501 Heilmandale Road in Jonestown at 8am, on October 17th. Questions, please call the Church Office at 566-2897. Be there!

We are planning a dinner on Saturday, November 14th to express appreciation to Grace Military Veterans for their dedicated military service to our country. If interested in attending, please sign up at the Welcome Center desk.

Homemade pies wanted for Love INC’s 4th annual Pie Auction being held at the Hershey Country Club Friday, October 30. To sign up to bake one of the 200 pies needed, call Love INC at 835-0101, or contact Susan Schulteis at 566-9548.