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Centering Prayer

Develop your prayer skills with this practical class on Centering Prayer. Find a renewed sense of peace and closeness with God using these simple, but effective, techniques of ancient prayer practices. Sessions held on Tuesday nights. Drop in and out between 5-7. Keep in mind that you should practice this daily, but the weekly sessions serve as a kick-start and...

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Practices in Discipleship

Here’s the plan for the remainder of the Fall Semester.  Wednesdays @ Grace currently features Celebration of Discipline by Richard Foster. Students of Richard Foster’s work have developed a deeper sense of discipleship and discovered a world beyond attending worship and helping out with projects. This book is about forging a solid, practical relationship with God and it’s great for beginners in the faith! Bring a friend!...

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There Are So Many Ways to Help

The Dream Center ministers to homeless women and children in Jackson.  Here are some ways you can help! 1)  PRAYERS!  Please pray that God will sustain them through this ministry for women and children. 2)  Skilled laborers are needed.  Can you work with electricity?  Plumbing?  Can you hang dry wall?  Each are needed to help with building upkeep. 3)  Food donations!  They need fresh fruits and vegetables, bread, milk, meat, and canned foods are greatly needed. 4)  Do you have any new and gently used clothing to help build self confidence in the women and children? 5)  VOLUNTEER – the rewards are great and plentiful! 6)  Could you Adopt-a-Room?  It takes $2500 to renovate one room to make it possible to house more people in comfort. If you can help in any of these ways, please call:  731-512-0095 or go to:...

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The Outreach Committee Challenges YOU!

The Outreach Committee challenges YOU to give at least three hours a quarter by volunteering your time to the community.  Here are some opportunities for you to choose from: 1)  Hands UP Pre-School is located at 185 Greenfield Dr. in Jackson.  Volunteer to help with child care fon the third Tuesday and Thursday of each month, from 6:45-7:45 pm. 2)  Jackson Soup Kitchen:   The people of Grace have been volunteering at the Soup Kitchen for many years.  Our next opportunity is Wednesday, August 10 through Friday, August 12 from 8:30 until 10 am and from 10:30 until 1:30 pm.  A sign-up sheet will be available two weeks prior to our scheduled time. 3)  Join a group when they visit Wesley Manor for fellowship & fun! 4)  Volunteer to work around the church.  Contact Brad Moore to see what areas your talents can be used!  And!  don’t be surprised when he calls and asks for your help! 5)  The Dream Center needs donations of food, clothing, money, skilled labor to help with building upkeep, games, toys and TIME.  Watch for days when Grace is going as a group and prayerfully consider joining...

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Grace Women’s Group

IT HAS BEEN A LONG TIME COMING, but we are finally ready to kick off a new ministry group for the women of Grace UMC!  We will be holding an organizational meeting (two sessions with the same content to reach more people) on Wednesday, February 17 at 10 am or Thursday, February 18 at 6:30 pm.  Both meetings will be in the Narthex. There will be snacks, a short Bible study titled “The Bond of Friendship” and a time of discussion and planning for what we want this group to become.  Mary Ann Giampapa will be leading the first Bible study as a “kick-off”, and we will decided TOGETHER where we want to go from there.   Grace Women’s...

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Grace UMC Calendar

November 23, 2017
  • Sacred Heart of Jesus - MASS

    November 23, 2017 @ 11:45 am - 12:20 pm Sanctuary

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November 26, 2017
  • Sunday School

    November 26, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am Educational Building

    Christian Education class for all ages. Nursery for ages 3 and under

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  • Worship

    November 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am Sanctuary

    Children's church available for Grades 3 and younger. Nursery ages 3 years and younger

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  • Children's Church

    November 26, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am Sacred Heart of Jesus High School Cafeteria and Gym

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November 27, 2017
  • Men's Prayer Group

    November 27, 2017 @ 6:45 am - 7:15 am Grace United Methodist Church, 142 McClellan Rd, Jackson, TN 38305, United States

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