Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Sunday School                                                                                                                                                                                                          New Adult Sunday School classes meet at 9am. An Old Testament class in the sanctuary; New Testament class in the gray room; young adults in the new Family Center upstairs in room #402 and adult ladies upstairs in room #403.  All children’s Sunday School classes will be downstairs in the new Family Center.

Annie Armstrong                                                                                                                                                                                                        The Elders have set our Annie Armstrong offering goal of $1750 this year. Please support the North American Missions. We are currently short $450. Sunday April 25th is the last day to give for this year.

AWANA News                                                                                                                                                                                                 Only 6 weeks left until Closing Celebration and only 1 week until we start rehearsals for the Closing Celebration. Check your AWANA Closing Celebration Checklist for to do items. Questions contact .                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Homeschool Hub -Dates Have Changed                                                                                                                                                                        April 23rd at 10am the Homeschool Hub will travel to the zoo (this is a new date and don't forget your packed lunch!);  the trip to Richlands has been rescheduled to May 14th at 2pm; April 25th there will be a Homeschool Hub Meeting at 12:15 in the gray room with pizza and childcare provided. RSVP to no later than April 19th if you plan to attend! Questions, please email .

Ladies Events                                                                                                                                                                                                                On May 1st right after the Ladies Discipleship class, there will be a Ladies Brunch from 10am-11:30. For more info, please email .                                                                                                                                                                                      Also, May 15th will be the first meeting of the Women of Grace from 9am-10am. They will meet every other Saturday to discuss the previous Sunday's sermon. For more info please email .

Men’s Camping Trip                                                                                                                                                                                                  April 22nd-24th with activities beginning Friday night through Saturday afternoon located in Buckingham County on private property. Campers or tents are welcome. Sign up online at https://signup.com/go/jFhydnh or email .

Men's & Women's Discipleship with Pastor Mark                                                                                                                                            From 7am to 8am, Pastor Mark will meet with all interested men & women every other Saturday morning for discipleship. Please join him as he leads all men & women to grow in Christ. Next men’s meeting will be April 24th and the women’s meeting on April 17th (9am-10am). Contact or for more info.

Sunday Night Preaching                                                                                                                                                                                            Our next Sunday night preaching will be at 6pm on May 2nd. Deacon Zach Turner will be preaching on Ephesians 4:4-7. There is no plan for nursery at this time.  We will live stream and record to our GHBC You Tube channel.

The Daily Planet's Medical Respite for the Homeless                                                                                                                                      RESUMES May 15! A home-cooked meal is delivered to the homeless that are healing from surgery and illness. We need your help preparing a dish on the 3rd Saturday of the month.  Although we cannot serve in person now, our kindness and compassion reflects God's love and will help heal and nourish their bodies physically and spiritually. Easy to sign up - Go to https://signup.com/go/SzngfvE or the Grace harvest Baptist Church website, select Ministries then select Outreach from the dropdown box.  Also, on our webpage, you can meet and hear from Louis, a resident we once served. Questions! Please email .                                                                                                                                                                                  

MINISTRIES WHERE YOU MAY SERVE

Amelia New Resident Outreach                                                                                                                                                                                  Due to COVID-19, home visits with a welcome basket were postponed and replaced with a “Welcome to the Neighborhood” letter and personal invitation from Pastor Mark. Please pray for those new residents and a new face could be visiting as a result, so please join Outreach and our Front-line team by embracing everyone who visits. Make sure we give them a GHBC welcome to our fellowship!

Wellspring (Amelia) Nursing Home & Rehabilitation     - NOT OPEN AT THIS TIME                                                                                                      Worship Music & God’s Word shared with the residents the 2nd Sunday of the month at 2:00 p.m. Take part in spreading joy to the elderly. For more information email .                            

Pregnancy Support Center of Southside VA.                                                                                                                                                                    This is a life-affirming, Christian ministry offering support to pregnant women, fathers and their families.  The center is now open with both male and female volunteers needed. If you have any interest in participating, please contact the Outreach BtB Team at

Front Line                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Our Front Line Team is currently looking for outgoing folks to be part of our Greeter Team and Parking Team. Please consider being a part of this team as they are the first impression a visitor receives at GHBC. For more information contact frontline@ghbcva.org.

Maintenance Team                                                                                                                                                                                                        As you may know our church is cleaned each week by volunteers serving in that capacity. If you are interested in serving the body of Christ on this team of folks, please contact Rachel @ . We also need 4 additional team members willing to be on our grounds maintenance team. If you are interested in joining this team please contact .

The Daily Planet's Medical Respite for the Homeless                                                                                                                                                    RESUMES May 15! A home-cooked meal is delivered to the homeless that are healing from surgery and illness. We need your help preparing a dish on the 3rd Saturday of the month.  Although we cannot serve in person now, our kindness and compassion reflects God's love and will help heal and nourish their bodies physically and spiritually. Easy to sign up - Go to https://signup.com/go/SzngfvE or the Grace harvest Baptist Church website, select Ministries then select Outreach from the dropdown box.  Also, on our webpage, you can meet and hear from Louis, a resident we once served. Questions! Please email .

Prayer Wall                                                                                                                                                                                                          Anyone can pray and everyone should pray. You can access our prayer wall ministry on our website to pray for our brothers and sisters in need, our construction workers, our building progress, our country and the upcoming election. “Pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you”. 1 Thessalonians 5:17-18. Contact our prayer team for more information at .