Hi, Grace Bible Church!

Here’s a brief rundown of what’s coming up over the next days and weeks at Grace:

Upcoming Events

Daylight Savings Time begins this Sunday, March 10th at 2:00 am. Be sure to move your clocks forward one hour before heading to bed on Saturday night!

Members of Grace Bible are invited to join us for our Family Membership Night on Tuesday, March 19th from 5:45-8:00 pm in the Worship Center. We’ll have a potluck dinner together from 5:45-6:30, with a meeting following from 6:30-8:00 pm. Childcare up to age 8 will be available for the meeting portion of the evening.Our Family Membership Nights are an important time to fellowship and share with one another, get updates from the elders, hear about needs in the church body, and lift each other up in prayer. Please RSVP at the link below.


Want to support our students as they head out to Ukraine to support the Reimers? We are going to be doing a Date Night Fundraiser on Friday, April 5th from 5:30-8 pm here at the church. Children will be overseen by our team of adults and students, and we’ll put out the bounce house and do a craft. We’ll do a light GF & DF snack for everyone, and you can also sign your kid up for a Costco Pizza Dinner if you’d like (sorry, we’re not able to do GF & DF dinners).


How should the awe of God change the way we live? We were designed to reflect His glory! When we lose sight of the majesty of God we will fill our view of life with the majesty of something else. Join us for our Women’s Spring Brunch as we look at the Attributes of God that should guide our worship and frame the view of our lives! We’ll meet in the Chapel from 10am-noon. Childcare up to age eight is available. Please sign up with what item you will bring and if you can help with set up or clean up. We’re looking forward to seeing everyone there!


Are you interested in being a part of a young adults ministry at Grace? They are getting together on Monday nights at 6:00 pm in the barn. Email Harrison Womack at harrison@gbcbend.org for more information. If you’d like to stay in the loop with what’s happening with the Young Adults Ministry, sign up at the link below.


Jesus is risen and we are excited to celebrate with you! We will have a Good Friday service on April 19th at 7:00 pm, as well as two services on Easter Sunday at 8:30 and 10:30 am. Invite your friends and neighbors, and plan to join us as we celebrate the resurrection of our Lord!

As part of our celebration of the resurrection of our Lord this Easter, we will be having baptisms! If you would like more information or are interested in getting baptized, click the link below to learn about the meaning and practice of baptism and to get started. There will also be a baptism class on April 14th after the service.


Registration is open for Man Camp 2019 at Washington Family Ranch! This year the speaker will be Ty Neal, pastor of Grace Point Church in Las Vegas. You won’t want to miss what is always a fantastic and valuable time! The early bird registration cost is $135, and includes food and lodging. Register by March 25th for the early bird price! For more information, go to mancampnw.com.


We are in need of a team of volunteers to serve on the meal crew for Man Camp, which is April 26-28th at Washington Family Ranch in Antelope, Oregon. There is no cost to serve, and you will be provided separate lodging with the rest of the volunteers. Responsibilities for the weekend will include helping with meal prep, serving meals, washing dishes, and cleaning the dining hall. One of the ways Washington Family Ranch is able to keep registration costs down is through the help of volunteer meal crews, so your help is greatly appreciated!


Remember to bring in your cans and bottles to help support Orphanages of Kenya! The drop-off bins are open every Sunday after church until 11:30. They are located on the north side of the administration building. Thank you for your support!


Save The Dates

Man Camp Early Reg Closes | March 25th
Newcomer’s Lunch | April 7th

Did you miss last week’s sermon? Watch “A Picture of the Church” from Acts 2:42-47.

Sunday Gathering


This Sunday we will look together at Acts 3:1-26 as we continue our sermon series in the book of Acts. We encourage you to read ahead and come prepared to hear from God’s word.

Sunday’s Songs

Click the titles below to listen to the songs that we’ll sing this weekend, or even better, go subscribe to our Sunday’s Songs playlist on Spotify!

March Church Planter Highlight | Ben & Natalie Bronson

Ben Bronson is the lead Pastor of Pillar Bible Fellowship in Hood River, Oregon. After graduating high school, Ben entered a pastoral training school and married his wife Natalie a month after its completion. They moved to Bend, Oregon to start out married life together and to assist in a newly planted church in the area. Ben had known for years that church planting was in his future, but was unsure of the time or the place. Through various circumstances showing God’s providence, Hood River became the place to which God was unmistakably calling him and his family. The Bronsons are thrilled to be living in the Hood River Valley, and are thankful for the great things that God is accomplishing through this body of believers at Pillar Bible Fellowship.

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