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From Youth Camp to Eternity

Who would have ever thought that a group of several hundred teenagers would care about eternity? Who would have dreamed that they would willingly sit through hours of teaching about the reality and implications of eternity, heaven and hell and what it means to worship God with an eternal perspective? And who would have predicted that they would respond with careful thought...

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New Tribes Missions and the Bennetts

In July we had New Tribe Missionaries John and Becki Bennett share at each of our community groups and it was a powerful reminder of Jesus' commission to "go ...and make disciples of all nations"....

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Light, Darkness and Little Bear

There are people everywhere ruled by the kingdom of darkness that need to hear the good news of the Kingdom of Light. Yes, many will reject this message but some will receive it. But in order to receive it and beleive it they need to hear it. And we are the messengers; the small lights sent to point out the main Light. Share the good news, spread the seed of the gospel of ...

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This Momentary Marriage

The idea and purpose of marriage is under attack in our society today. Even for those who follow Christ it can be challenging to maintain a God glorifying, grace centered marriage; a marriage that reflects the relationship between Christ and His church. But despite the challenges, that is what we're called to display-the gospel of Jesus Christ....

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The Creeping Charlie of Legalism

I am fighting a battle right now with an enemy that is relentless, merciless, and only multiplies when you try to mow it down. You guessed it, I am battling with the weed called "creeping charlie"! It began behind my shed and is now taking over not only my lawn, but two of my neighbors lawns as well. I bought some weed killer specially formulated to kill creeping charlie b...

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Saint Patrick's Day: A Christian Response

Saint Patrick's Day is tomorrow and that means shamrocks, green beer, parades and leprechauns all in celebration of...wait...what? Is it the celebration of the little short guy with the red beard and funny hat, the Irish heritage or just the color green? I'm not sure-any excuse for a party, right? Well, like most holidays today, the meaning and significance of St. Patrick'...

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A Good Reminder

Below is a post that Mary left on the GCC Facebook page. I was encouraged and provoked by it and thought we would all benefit from a reminder of the "why" behind what we do. Thanks for posting Mary. The following is written by Tam Hodge, the wife of Pastor Brent Hodge (Cross Point Hendersonville near Charlotte, NC) and I thought it would encourage GCC servants of the Lo...

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Baptism-February 2012

Last Sunday we all had the priveledge of participating as 6 of our friends were baptized. What a joy it was to hear the testimony of Gods saving grace at work in their lives. And our faith was built up as we watched their public professions of faith in Jesus Christ....

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Fear of Failure

Nobody likes to fail...but we all do. As human beings who are weak and finite, we often find ourselves on the other side of decisions, goals and ambitions picking up the pieces; thinking about what went wrong; what we did wrong; what "they" did to wrong us; what could have been if... Our experience with failure starts early in life and our learned responses to failure o...

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Video of Grace Community in 2011

Enjoy this video of Grace Community and give thanks to God for His goodness and faithfulness in 2011. We look forward to 2012 with faith and eager expectation of God's power, grace and love....

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