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GSCC Update - March 3, 2021
 
From the Lead Pastor:
 
Psalm 90
(The Message)

God, it seems you’ve been our home forever;
    long before the mountains were born,
Long before you brought earth itself to birth,
    from “once upon a time” to “kingdom come”—you are God.

So don’t return us to mud, saying,
    “Back to where you came from!”
Patience! You’ve got all the time in the world—whether
    a thousand years or a day, it’s all the same to you.
Are we no more to you than a wispy dream,
    no more than a blade of grass
That springs up gloriously with the rising sun
    and is cut down without a second thought?
Your anger is far and away too much for us;
    we’re at the end of our rope.
You keep track of all our sins; every misdeed
    since we were children is entered in your books.
All we can remember is that frown on your face.
    Is that all we’re ever going to get?
We live for seventy years or so
    (with luck we might make it to eighty),
And what do we have to show for it? Trouble.
    Toil and trouble and a marker in the graveyard.
Who can make sense of such rage,
    such anger against the very ones who fear you?

Oh! Teach us to live well!
    Teach us to live wisely and well!
Come back, God—how long do we have to wait?—
    and treat your servants with kindness for a change.
Surprise us with love at daybreak;
    then we’ll skip and dance all the day long.
Make up for the bad times with some good times;
    we’ve seen enough evil to last a lifetime.
Let your servants see what you’re best at—
    the ways you rule and bless your children.
And let the loveliness of our Lord, our God, rest on us,
    confirming the work that we do.
    Oh, yes. Affirm the work that we do!





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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
Community Meal - March 7
Community Meal - March 21

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


Calendar for the week of March 3 - March 10, 2021:

Wednesday, Mar 3

9:30 am - Conversation Time via GTM
10 am - Bible Study via GTM
7 pm - Midweek Lenten Service via YouTube


Sunday, Mar 7 - Third Sunday in Lent

10 am - Worship online
4 - 5:30 pm - Drive Thru Community Meal @ GSCC


Tuesday, Mar 9

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

Wednesday, Mar 10

9:30 am - Conversation Time via GTM
10 am - Bible Study via GTM
7 pm -  Midweek Lenten Service via YouTube

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Birthdays and Anniversaries for this week:

Birthdays:

Jean Koci - Mar 3
Stephen Penrod - Mar 3
Patty Lightner - Mar 4
Jim Hensley - Mar 10


Anniversaries:
Carlos & Mary Lee Pinkstaff - Mar 2
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