OUTREACH MINISTRIES COMMUNITY Night to Shine An unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs, ages 14 and older.Visit https://noconighttoshine.comfor more information Habitat for Humanity We have a couple families who own Habitat Homes and Grace Community Church family members have participated in the building of several Habitat Homes.http://lovelandhabitat.org/ Birthline of Loveland Birthline A pregnancy support agency that offers counseling, testing and support. Birthline recently moved into the new HNS Life Center that houses several of Loveland’s helping organizations. Please remember this ministry in your prayers.Visit: birthlineloveland.orgfor more information Kids Hope USA Kids Hope facilitates one-on-one mentoring relationships between adult church members willing to give a little time and a lot of love to at-risk elementary school children. Grace Community Church ministers to children at Truscott Elementary School. Kids Hope is all about: ONE CHILD, ONE HOUR, ONE CHURCH, ONE SCHOOL. This is an award winning model designed to meet the emotional, social and academic needs of children. For further information, contact Judy Arnold at (970)310-0683. Or visit https://kidshopeusa.org/ 137 Homeless Connection Inclement Weather Shelter sponsored by House of Neighborly Services. We are a part of a network of churches that opens it’s doors to the homeless when the temperature drops below 20 degrees. They are offered a warm bed and protection from the elements. Family Promise Grace is a partner in the network of churches that provide housing, meals, and community for homeless families in Loveland. Twice a year, our church becomes home for 2 weeks as these families work to become self sufficient.Visit the Family Promise Website for more information Storybook Project This program allows incarcerated individuals to read and record a child’s storybook to their children on the outside. The book and recording are then sent to the child so they can hear their parent’s voice as they read along. It is just a small way for these individuals to remain connected to their children. Grace trains and sends volunteers into the local prison system to obtain the recordings. Is God calling you to volunteer?Contact: Allen Moulton, 290-6041, email@example.com One On One Spiritual Mentoring This program allows incarcerated individuals to connect with a Christian one on one to ask questions about Jesus, the Bible, and what it all means for their life. Is God calling you to volunteer?Contact: Allen Moulton, 290-6041, firstname.lastname@example.org CROSS-CULTURAL Our Cross-Cultural Missions team exists to heighten awareness of, and concern for, world missions here at GCC. Each of our Life Groups is invited to care for one of our 6 missionary couples/families that we financially support through prayers and encouragement. The Palmers Scott & Lynane Palmer work to ensure the Gospel is available to the Havasupai Native Americans who live in a remote part of the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Click here for the latest news and prayer needs. The Yosts Peter and Candy Yost have been with CRU (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ) for 36 years. They are based in Colorado Springs - heading up CRU's International School Project that trains and equips national teachers and school administrators to share the gospel and disciple their students and communities. Click here for their current newsletter The Rousseaus Dave and Sue served Grace while Dave was in seminary as an associate pastor. Presently, they serve in Zimbabwe under TEAM (The Evangelical Alliance Mission) at Harare Theological College, teaching native Africans to be church leaders among their own people. Civil unrest in Zimbabwe has caused tremendous inflation and political uncertainty. People are fleeing the country in great numbers, but the Rousseaus continue in their important ministry. Click here for their latest newsletter The Caseys Jon & MaryAnna Casey serve in remote Alaskan villages as church planters serving the indigenous people of the area. Along with their five children, they are striving to live exemplary lives regularly inviting others to join them in their love for Christ.Click here for the Casey's latest newsletterFor past updates and more pictures go to. http://servinghim.home.blog Dan and Hannah Dan & Hannah serve with CRU and are based out of France. Dan is a photo journalist who helps nationals raise support to reach their own people. Hannah disciples students on a French Campus to win, build and send them. To protect Dan and his work we are not able to link to their latest newsletter. Please contact the church office if you would like a paper copy. The Lowes Mike and Peggy, second-career missionaries from Wheaton, IL, served for 7.5 years in Greece with Hellenic Ministries. In December 2016 they joined Reach Global's Panama team. They desire prayer for personal spiritual growth, servant’s hearts, opportunities to share Christ’s love, and language learning abilities. “Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, ‘Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?’ And I said, ‘Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 Click Here for their latest news! A ministry started by 26 year old Megan Boudreaux that desires to encourage, educate and empower restaveks (child slaves), orphans and vulnerable children in Haiti. Visit www.respirehaiti.org for more information. Gospel For Asia (GFA) is a mission organization involved in evangelism and church planting in the unreached regions of Asia. GFA supports over 16,000 church planters in the heart of the 10/40 Window; they train and equip native missionaries; and they’ve established over 50 Bible colleges. The money we send supports three native missionaries at a time and 3 Bridge of Hope children; Tilu Tanti, Akash Viswanathan, Laden Doley Grace also supports two Compassion Children:Church Sponsored - Selomita Rimbing in IndonesiaYouth Sponsored – Ebenezer “Kobby” Tweneboah in Ghana Sign-Up to Serve!