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Announcements Week of July 23rd

SUMMER KIDVENTURE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
July  23 – August 27 | 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.

SUMMER LUNCHES
July 25-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 register here.

ARDENT JH PARKS & WRECK
July 27- 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!

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! Register here.

ARDENT SH MOVE EVENT
July 31-August 4 | Cost: $375 | Contact: Austin Nealeigh
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! Register here!

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, please contact Lauren or visit the signup table in the back of the worship center.

BLENDED AND BLESSED GATHERING
August 5  | 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 gathering will be held at 14732 SW Brooke Ct, Sherwood, OR. Please RSVP to Ryan Schulz.

ONE SERVICE
August 6 | 11:00AM | Contact: GC Office
We would love to have you join us as we come together as a family for ONE service! Kidventure will be available for Infants through Preschool, there will be no Ardent.

BLOOD DRIVE
August 9 | 2:00PM-7:00PM | Contact Lauren Pickthorn
Our next blood drive is coming up on Wednesday, August 9th!  Summer months are particularly hard to find donors, so American Red Cross is giving a $5 Target gift card to anyone who signs up with a valid email address and signs in for their appointment. Sign up any time from 2-7pm on that day by clicking here and searching for the “Grace Chapel” drive. Contact Lauren if you have any questions!

WOMEN’S FITNESS CONNECTION
August 9 | 7:00PM-8:30PM | Contact: Women of Grace
Strength and Conditioning for all ages. Join us 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 Town Center Park in Wilsonville. 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.