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GSCC Update - March 24, 2021
 
From the Lead Pastor:


A Cheering, Chanting, Dizzy Crowd
(Chalice Hymnal 193, based off Mark 11:1-11)

A cheering, chanting, dizzy crowd
had stripped the green trees bare,
and hailing Christ as king aloud,
waved branches in the air.

They laid their garments in the road
and spread his path with palms
and vows of lasting love bestowed
with royal hymns and psalms.

When day dimmed down to deep'ning dark
the crowd began to fade
'til only trampled leaves and bark
were left from the parade.

Lest we be fooled because our hearts
have surged with passing praise,
remind us, God, as this week starts
where Christ has fixed his gaze.

Instead of palms a winding sheet
will have to be unrolled<
a carpet much more fit to greet
the king a cross will hold.


Words: Thomas H. Troeger, 1985

 


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The Welcome Table Food Ministry is operating on a serious volunteer shortage! If you are able, please consider donating some time to this very important ministry of GSCC. Proper physical distancing, mask-wearing, and sanitizing protocols for the health and safety of volunteers are being strictly enforced.

If you are interested in volunteering, and would like more information on the health and safety protocols in place, please contact the Welcome Table Food Ministry leaders using the email link below. They would be happy to answer any questions and/or address any concerns you may have. 

If you would like to volunteer your time with the Welcome Table Ministry, there are multiple opportunities to do this. Below are the links to the sign-up forms:

Food on the Move - Thursdays in March
Food on the Move - Thursdays in April
Easter Dinner Community Meal - Saturday, April 3
Community Meal - Sunday, April 18

 If you would like any clarification or additional information please email the Welcome Table Food Ministry.


Calendar for the week of March 24 - March 31, 2021:

Wednesday, Mar 24

No Conversation Time or Bible Study today
7 pm - Midweek Lenten Service via YouTube


Thursday, Mar 25

11:30 am - 12 pm - Pantry Item pick-up at GSCC

Sunday, Mar 28 - Palm Sunday

10 am - Worship online

Wednesday, Mar 31

9:30 am - Conversation Time via GTM
10 am - Bible Study via GTM

 
 *GTM is an acronym for GoToMeeting*
 
Unless otherwise specified please use the following information to join us in GoToMeeting:

To join from your computer, tablet or smartphone: 
https://www.gotomeet.me/GSCCOH

To join by dial in using your phone:
United States (Toll Free): 1 866 899 4679
United States: +1 (224) 501-3318

Access Code: 668-689-701 followed by a # sign


New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/668689701

 
Birthdays and Anniversaries for this week:

Birthdays:

Rachel Zammikiel - Mar 24

Anniversaries:
There are no anniversaries this week
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