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ANNOUNCEMENTS: Week of April 23rd

LIVING WATER INTERNATIONAL WELL FUNDRAISER
April 23 | 10:30AM-3PM | Contact: Grace Chapel
Join Slick’s in providing clean water for a community through Living Water International. The staff at Slick’s is volunteering their time, opening their doors on a Sunday and providing us three plate options (pulled pork, ribs or chicken) for $10 to help raise money to build a well.

MEN’S DINNER
April 27 | 7:00-9:00PM | Cost $10 | Contact: Jordan Lutz
Join us for a night of food, fellowship, and prayer! Jim Bisenius will be sharing his journey of deception, redemption and transformation and what it means to live a life on honesty and integrity. Our friends over at Casa Lola will be catering a full taco bar! You will not want to miss this night! R.S.V.P by signing up on Sunday or by emailing Jordan.

BLENDED AND BLESSED: KEYS TO STEPFAMILY SUCCESS
April 29 | 8:30AM-4:30PM | Contact: Brad Peterson
Come alongside and learn with others who truly understand the blessings and challenges of blended families! Blended & Blessed is a FREE one-day livestream event for stepfamily couples, single parents, dating couples with kids, and those who care about blended families. We will join hundreds of sites around the globe as we unpack five keys that are crucial to healthy stepfamily marriages. Register here!

TASTE OF GRACE
May 7 | 9:00AM-10:15AM | Contact: Grace Chapel
We are hosting a Taste of Grace in our office at 9am and we’d love for you to come. It’s a casual time where we enjoy some yummy treats, hear a bit of the “Grace Story” from our Lead Pastor Mike, and look at the opportunities, ministries and programs that can be found at Grace Chapel. Kidventure is available for infants through 5th grade. Please email us to reserve your space!

PRIME TIMERS 
May 12 | 5:00-9:00PM | Contact: Merry Shervey
Join us for a gathering of couples and singles 55+ (approximately) with the purpose of fellowship, shared, interests, creating dinner groups and small focus/study/service groups, etc. We meet quarterly for fun fellowship times with the goal of branching into smaller interest groups. Sign up at our Connect table or email or call 503-263-2044.

MEN’S LEADERSHIP RETREAT
May 13 | 8:00AM-8:00PM | Cost $45 | Contact: Jordan Lutz
How do I lead my family? How do I lead others at work? How do I lead others at church? How do I live in such a way I lead others to Christ? Many wrestle with one of these questions at some point in their life. We want to provide an opportunity to carve out some time to dig into these questions. Hear from various speakers on topics of leadership, engage in conversation around tables to help further understand where you can grow as a leader. This will be a really impactful day for you. Please visit our website for more details and to sign up: www.gracechapelonline.org/men.

ARDENT JH CREEKSIDE CAMP
July 12-16 | Cost $499 | Contact: Emma Weaver
Current 7th & 8th Graders: You are invited to Creekside! We will be collecting $100 deposit to reserve your spot! Sign up online! Contact Emma for more details.

ARDENT JH BREAKAWAY CAMP
July 25-29 | Cost: $450 | Contact: Emma Weaver
Current 6th Graders: You are invited to Breakaway. We will be collecting $100 deposit to reserve your spot! Sign up online! Contact Emma for more details.

ARDENT SH MOVE EVENT
July 31-August 4 | Cost: $325 before May 1, $375 after May 1 | Contact: Austin
Move is a week long camp for high school students who are wanting to grow in their relationship with God as well as have a great time with friends and leaders. Move takes place @ Oregon State University where over a 1000 other high school students come together to worship and be challenged in their faith. This is an event you won’t want to miss! To register please visit: www.gracechapelonline.org/ardent

BUILDING TEAM
Contact: The Building Team
Mike has put together a team of people with different backgrounds and field experience to help provide leadership to our Building Team. Team Members include Mike Tatlock; Lead Pastor, Jeff Chase; Elder, Toni Allen; Chief Financial Officer, Trent Combs; Elder & NonProfit Developer, Tom Jones; Property Developer, Forrest Reinhardt; NonProfit Developer, Erik Timmons; General Contractor, Eric Postma; Attorney, John Davis; Attorney, Jake Schwein; Pastor of Worship & Justice, Matt Taylor; Pastor and Stacy Carter; Executive Assistant.