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Announcements Week of July 2nd

SUMMER KIDVENTURE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Contact: Matt Taylor
Make a difference in the life of a child this summer by serving in Kidventure. We are in need of leaders and helpers for the summer for infants-5th grade. Serve individually or as a family (must be 12+). Sign ups are posted outside each classroom.

COLLEGE AND CAREER SUMMER BBQ
July 2 | 1:00PM-4:00PM | Contact: Jordan Lutz
Come kick off Summer with a BBQ at the Giesbrecht’s 15275 SW Finis Lane Tigard, OR 97224. We will head over after One service and grill up some burgers. Come swim and make some new friends!

SUMMER LUNCHES
July 4-August 22 | 11:00AM-1:00PM | Contact:Lauren Pickthorn
Heart of the City is providing a community-wide weekly free lunch program. If you would like to be a part of this program, either in volunteering or in sponsoring supplies needed for the summer, please visit our GC App to register. We will be serving lunch on the 4th of July! On that day, we will also have food available for clients to take home with them. We need food donations! Please bring any food donations to Grace Chapel or Heart of the City by July 3rd. For questions about food donations, please contact Lauren.

OFFICE CLOSURE
July 4 | Contact: GC Office 
In observance of the 4th of July holiday, the office will be closed.

ARDENT JH PARKS &WRECK
July 6- August 24 | 7:00PM-8:30PM | Contact: Emma Weaver 
Parks&Wreck is for all Middle School students. We will meet every Thursday during the Summer. Drop your child off at Palermo Park in Villebois right next to the Farmers’ Market. Be prepared to get messy and wet! Come and bring your friends for a crazy fun time!

ARDENT JH 6TH GRADE BASH
July 7 – July 8 | 5:00PM – 10:00AM | Contact: Emma Weaver
Join us for this fun introduction to Ardent JH! We would love to have any and all incoming 6th graders! Feel free to invite friends! Drop off your child at Grace Chapel at 5pm. We will be going to Bullwinkles for dinner, games, and rides from 6-10pm on Friday. Then we will watch “Secret Life of Pets” when we get back to Grace Chapel before we all go to bed! The next morning we will have breakfast and another movie (Sing) playing as everyone wakes up. Cost is $30. Register here.

TASTE OF GRACE
July 9 | 11:00AM | Contact: GC Office
We are hosting a Taste of Grace in our office at 11am and we’d love for you to come. It’s a casual time where we enjoy some yummy breakfast 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!

HONORED LADIES
July 9 | 12:30PM – 3:00PM | Contact: Rita Manzella
If you are in the 50-ish age range and over, desire the fellowship of other women, and want to share in outreach experiences, please join us for our monthly Luncheon. We will be meeting at Merry Shervey’s house, 247 SE 10th Ave Canby, OR 97013. Merry’s phone number is 503-263-2044. We will be enjoying a wonderful BBQ and fellowship. Please join us!! Contact Rita Manzella at 971-832-4071 if you have any questions.

WOMEN’S EVENT | THE WISDOM SESSIONS
July 13 | 6:30PM -8:00PM | Contact: Women of Grace Chapel
Have you ever wanted to sit down and ask a woman who has walked more of this life journey about all the things you need wisdom for? What has your journey with the Lord looked like? How have you handled life’s daily pressures like, house cleaning, cooking, ect? What did you do when a friendship struggled?  And anything else you’d like to ask!

COLLEGE AND CAREER CAMPING TRIP
July 14-July 16 | Contact: Jordan Lutz
Come spend the weekend enjoying the outdoors. We will be headed to Feyrer Park near Mollala. Great swimming spots, hiking and general awesome camping activities. We have a limit of 16 people so if you want to go make sure to reserve your spot by signing up online. Cost is $40 includes camping cost and food.

BLENDED AND BLESSED 
July 18 | 6:00PM – 8:00PM | Contact: Ryan Schulz
A gathering for blended families, those looking to become a blended family, anyone who grew up in a blended family, or anyone with other experiences with the blending of families. Come for a time of food and connecting. The event will be held at 14732 SW Brooke Court, Sherwood, OR 97140. Please RSVP to Ryan.

DAY CAMP AT CAMP TILIKUM
July 17 – 21 | 8:45AM-3:45PM | Contact: Brittany Turco
We are excited to partner with Camp Tilikum for a one-week day camp for grades 1-6. Campers will get to experience biblical teaching & worship, water activities, hiking, the famous “Big Swing”, archery (grades 3-6), mini-Zip line (grades 5-6) and more! If you are available to assist Camp Tilikum’s staff during camp, please contact Brittany. Registration closes July 10. Register here (use church code: GraceChapelDC2017).

ARDENT SH WORSHIP NIGHT
July 21 | 7:00-9:00 | Contact: Austin Nealeigh
Come encounter God through worship and being open to what the Holy Spirit wants to do in our lives! We will have an extended time of worship + seeking healing + receiving prayer + as well as worshipping through art! We will also share a meal together as always!

GOLF “WELL” TOURNAMENT
July 28 | 7:30AM-2:00PM | Cost: $100 | OGA Golf Course | Contact: Jordan Lutz
Join us for a day of golf to raise money for Living Water to provide a well for a community in need. Includes a bucket of balls, cart and lunch from Slick’s BBQ. Compete for prizes and participate in other fun activities. You will not want to miss this fun day!

FUN IN THE PARK
August 5 | 10:00AM – 5:00PM | Contact: Lauren Pickthorn
Wilsonville’s annual summer bash, Fun in the Park, is coming up the first Saturday in August! Grace Chapel is a founding member of this event, and we are happy to be a big part of it every year! This year we are in charge of the always popular Rock Wall, which is brand new for us. If you are interested in helping the kids of Wilsonville safely climb the wall, or help in any other part of the day, keep your eyes out for signups starting July 16th!

WOMEN’S FITNESS CONNCETION
August 9 | 7:00PM-8:30PM | Contact: Women of Grace
Fitness Connection: Strength and Conditioning for all ages. Join us Wednesday, August 9th at Town Center Park in Wilsonville for a beginner level workout led by our own Megan Dahlman. (She will give tips on making it harder if you are more advanced). We will meet at 7pm in the park. Bring a mat if you have one and your water bottle!

BUILDING TEAM
Contact: 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.