June 28, 2014    11:00-12:30
Need a ride Call 347-7131
You're Invited to
The Grace Cafe.

The Grace Cafe
provides a social hour
along with a free meal.
Do you need a ride?
If so, you can contact
the Church at (309) 347-7131 or
The Grace Cafe at (309) 267-6052
Childcare is provided for both Sunday
Worship Services and also during the
Sunday School hour.
Worship Services
Chapel Service - Saturdays 5:30pm
Contemporary Service - Sundays 8:15am
Traditional Service - Sundays 10:45am
Sunday School - Sundays 9:30am

Office Phone Number - 347-7131
Office Fax Number - 347-3369
Grace UMC is on
facebook - click
the facebook
symbol to go
there and see
what is
happening!
Pastor Gary Ford:  glford50@gmail.com
Yvonne Shields: yshields@pekingrace.org
Stacy Burks: sburks@pekingrace.org
Staff Parish Mtg-Wed, June 11- 6:30pm
Marketing T.F.-Thurs, June 12- 6:30pm

Finance Mtg - Wed, June 18 - 6pm

Trustees Mtg - Mon, June
24 - 6:30pm
Church Council-Mon, June
30 - 6:30pm
Friendship Club
will not
meet
in June
Grace United Methodist Church
601 N 4th Street    
Pekin, IL  61554
Phone  309 347-7131
email:  graceumc@pekingrace.org
Grace United Methodist Church
601 N 4th Street    
Pekin, IL  61554
Phone  309 347-7131
email:  graceumc@pekingrace.org
Prayer is the Christian's life.

Join Pastor Pam on
Wednesday mornings in the Chapel
from 7-8a.m. as she lifts up the needs
of our church family in prayer.

Pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds
of prayers and requests.  With this I mind, be
alert and always keep on praying for all the
saints.  
(Ephesians 6:18 NIV)
Radical Run
June 28
Coal Miner's Park

Check out the link below for
more information
Connie Wieck serves Longzhou ("Long Joe"), in southern China near the Vietnam border,
under the auspices of Amity Foundation.
Amity was established in 1985 by Chinese Christians to work for community development.
Its work covers education, health, disaster relief, blindness prevention, and
church-initiated projects. It is a mission partner of Global Ministries.

Connie will be sharing her missionary experiences at our 8:15 am worship service only on
Sunday, June 29th.
She will be heading over to Morton UMC for their 10:45 am worship service.
Following that service a meal will be served at noon. Members of Grace are invited to join
with the Morton folks in that meal. (They request that we please bring a dessert to
share--all other items will be provided.) Following the meal the will be time to with Connie.
If you are planning to attend the meal please contact Stacy in the church office by
Monday, June 23rd,  so we can provide Morton UMC with an approximate number.   
Missionary to China - Sunday, June 29 - 8:15 Service
Grace's Softball Teams are on the
diamonds again this summer.
Girls play on Monday nights and the
guys play on Tuesday nights
Check your calendar for times and
diamond #
Come on out and cheer them on!!!
 
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