Events

General Events

  • Baptism Orientation Class
    June 28 @ 11am
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    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 222
    If you have never been baptized, or have gained more understanding and sense a need to be baptized again, join us to find out why we baptize and what is means for your relationship with God. Registration is required. Contact Betsy for more information. Water Baptism is Sunday, July 19 at both 9:15am and 11am services (5 slots each service)     
  • Prayer Walk
    July 18 @8:30 am
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    Campus Various Locations
    Lift our communities and leaders in prayer. Sign up to participate in one of our organized walks or contact Brenda to learn how to organize an event in your area. 
  • All Star Volunteers!
    Jul 20-24 @ 8am –12:30pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    All-Star Sports Camp is a 5 day experience that takes place on our Cornelius Campus impacting hundreds of children. If you are over 13 years old, find out how you help make memories that last a lifetime. Sign up to volunteer today! Contact Christie for specific questions.   
  • Partnership Class - Cornelius Campus
    Aug 2 @ 6pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus | 221
    This one-time class with Pastor Farrell is designed to answer questions and prepare you for partnership. "Partnership" is how we refer to "Membership" in the Grace Covenant family. Register Here. Contact Stacey for details.
  • Global Leadership Summit
    Aug 6–7
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    You're invited to gather with thousands of leaders across North America for The Global Leadership Summit. Mark your calendar to participate in this time of encouragement and challenge with world-class speakers and practical training. “Lead where you are” more effectively! Register now.
  • Forever One (Marriage Preparation Course)
    Sep 6 - Oct 25
    Start Time 11:00am
    End Time 12:45pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 221
    Thinking of marriage? Getting married is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make. So much time is invested in preparing for the marriage ceremony. How much more crucial it is to prepare for all the years you will spend together after you say, “I do”? This 8 week class for seriously dating and engaged couples includes assessment, mentoring and foundational training to build a strong healthy marriage.  Required online registration. Facilitated by Tom and Lisa Hummel. Contact betsy@gracecovenant.org for further information. (Application deadline Aug 18th)
  • Senior Saints
    Ongoing
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    Campus Sundays @ 9:15am | Cornelius Campus | Fireside Room
    NEW– 13 week study of the Book of Psalms begins March 22. Enjoy worship with hymns, Bible study, senior adult news, and loving fellowship each week as we learn to be more like Him. Walk-ins welcome.
  • Men's Bible & Bagels
    Ongoing
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    Campus Wednesdays @ 6am | Cornelius Campus | Conference Room
    Find indepth discussion and authentic accountability as we follow the a daily Bible reading plan. Contact James for details. 
  • Men's Bible Study
    Ongoing
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    Campus Wednesdays @ 7pm | Cornelius Campus | Room 223
    Grow in Christ as you build relationships through topical studies and engaging fellowship. For more information, contact Julia.
  • Betrayal & Beyond
    Ongoing
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    Campus Mondays @ 6:30pm | Cornelius Campus | Room 225
    Journey with women who gave gone through or are currently struggling with a spouse or boyfriend who suffers from sex addiction to find hope and help. Materials from Pure Desire. Contact Pat for details.
  • Women's Bible Study
    Onoing | Wednesdays @ 7pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 220
    Current study: Children of the Day by Beth Moore Part of the ongoing Women's Bible Study every Wednesday evening. For more information, contact Betsy.
  • Single
    Ongoing
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    Campus Sundays @ 9:15am | Cornelius Campus | Room 222
    Grow in faith and live an healthy, vibrant life in Christ. Join us for rich fellowhsip, encouragement and prayer. Walk-ins always welcome. Contact Carolyn for details.
  • Married Couples Class
    Ongoing
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    Campus Cornelius Campus, Room 220 Sundays @9:15am
    Looking for a place to connect with other married couples at GRACE? This is an affinity group that meets every week to build relationships with other couples and strengthen  their marriages. Our summer study  begins June 7 –  Laughing Your Way to a Better Marrieage by Mark Gungor. Newcomers always welcome.
  • Grace Feeding Grace
    Third Sun & Mon of the Month
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    The Grace Feeding Grace Pantry is open the third Sunday and following Monday of each month. Food may be donated or received from 12pm – 1pm on Sunday or 8pm – 8:30pm on Monday.

Family

Children/Students

Children

  • All Star Sports Camp (and more!)
    Jul 20–24, 2015
    Start Time 9:00am
    End Time 12:00pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    All-Star Sports Camp is a 5 day experience that takes place on our Cornelius Campus. Children in grades K–2nd participate in a traditional VBS experience with craft, story and game time while 3rd–6th graders choose a sports activity for a week of God, sportsmanship and fun! Register now to secure a spot for your child.    
  • All Star Volunteers!
    Jul 20-24 @ 8am –12:30pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    All-Star Sports Camp is a 5 day experience that takes place on our Cornelius Campus impacting hundreds of children. If you are over 13 years old, find out how you help make memories that last a lifetime. Sign up to volunteer today! Contact Christie for specific questions.   
  • Baby Dedication
    Feb 22, Apr 26, Jun 28, Aug 23, Oct 25, & Dec 27
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Publicly declare your desire to raise your child in the loving arms of God. Christian parents who dedicate a child are making a promise to the Lord to do everything within their power to raise the child in a prayerful and godly way until he or she can make their own decision to follow God. Parents must meet with Pastor Sherli prior to dedication. Contact Sandy for an appointment.

Middle School

  • Tribe Middle School Event
    Jul 15 @ 2-3pm
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    Campus Spare Time / Huntersville
    Join the Tribe middle schoolers for some lasertag at Sparetime in Huntersville on July 15th from 2-3pm.  $11.00 includes two lasertag games and 1 video game card. Prepay online or bring cash on the day of the event. Sign up here

High School

  • Belize Mission Trip
    Jul 10 – 17
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    Find out more about how to serve and be transformed through sharing God's love to the people of Belize. Details on fb.com/gracestudents

Adults

Men's

  • Bibles and Bagels
    Start Time 6:00am
    End Time 7:00am
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    Campus Wednesdays | Cornelius Campus
    A weekly time of Bible reading, reflection, journaling and sharing perspectives, led by James Campbell.
  • F3
    Start Time 5:30am
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    Campus Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays | Cornelius Campus
    F3 is a men's small workout group dedicated to Fitness, Fellowship and Faith... for Free. For more information about the Cornelius or Mooresville group, visit www.f3nation.com or contact Jesse Goodwin (jesse@gracecovenant.org)
  • Men's Bible Study
    Wednesdays
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    Campus 7pm | Cornelius Campus | Room 223
    In this interactive Bible study, men are receiving dynamic teaching as they work through different books of the Bible. Study with Galen Grant, Gary Craig and Greg Johnson.

Women's

Seniors

  • Sunday School Class
    Start Time 9:15am
    End Time - 10:45am
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    Campus Sundays | Cornelius Campus | Fireside Room
    A wonderful environment filled with love, worship, Bible study and interaction...with great snacks!  Meets weekly.
  • Sr Saints 3rd Saturday Monthly Breakfast
    Third Sat of Each Month
    Start Time 8:00am
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    Campus Showmar's Restaurant off Exit 25
    Senior Men meet the 3rd Saturday of each month at Showmar's Exit 25 at 8:00 a.m.

Singles

  • DivorceCare
    Sep 2 - Dec 2
    Start Time 6:45pm
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    Campus Room 222
    There is help and healing for the hurt of separation and divorce. Discover God's truth to help you process, grow and find strength in community as you walk out this difficult season. Register Here and for more information contact Carolyn.

Young Adults

  • Night of Pursuit
    1st Sunday of the Month
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    Campus 7pm | Kadi Fit | Downtown Cornelius
    Experience an authentic atmosphere of worship, prayer and freedom as we seek God's presence together. 
  • YA Connect
    Begins Apr 17
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    Campus Charlies Coffee House
    New community group for young adults 25–35 yrs. Connect with others as we learn to do life together – the first & third Friday evenings @ 6:30pm.

Serve

Local

  • Summer Children's Lunch Program
    TUE-FRI Jun
    16th
    - Aug
    21st
    Start Time 10:15am
    End Time 12:00pm
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    Partnering with Angels & Sparrows, GCC will deliver bag lunches to children living in the Smithville community and the community behind Cornelius Elementary. Volunteers are needed, Tuesday – Friday, beginning June 16 until August 21, to pick up the lunches at Angels & Sparrows and take them to the designated locations for children to pick up. Sign up for one day or multiple days. For more details, contact Anna.
  • Neighborhood C.A.R.E. Center
    Ongoing
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    Campus Cornelius, NC
    We have a vision for a new center that will be located in the midst of a local neighborhood. The acronym, C.A.R.E., summarizes the focus of the center: Connect people in need to community resources and volunteers to community partners. Advance people with life skills and recovery programs. Reduce pressures on single parents and families in distress. Equip the next generation for success. Contact Pastor Michelle Hoverson for more details.
  • Prison Ministry
    Ongoing
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    Before and after walking out, those that are incarcerated need constant encouragement to make their "second chance" successful. Various ministry opportunities are available for men and women at Grace Covenant to touch the lives of those in prison, jails, and in re-entry programs from writing letters of encouragement to hosting Bible studies in local jails. To learn more, contact Pastor Michelle Hoverson for more details.

Global

  • Read More to see a list of dates
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    Campus Cornelius & East Lincoln Campuses
      If you sense the Lord calling you to participate in some form of missions activity at Grace Covenant, your next step is to attend a Prepare to Go Training workshop.  Completing the workshop is required for all adults or youth prior to submitting an application to serve on a global or regional outreach team.  Attendance qualifies you to serve on a team for two years. Prepare to Go will help you: · Clearly discern from the Lord if you are to pray, give or go. · Wisely select the team on which you are to serve. · Effectively prepare for your first team meeting. · Successfully raise your team fees. · Prepare you culturally to serve a different people group.  
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  • Linefork Spring Missions Trip
    May
    14th
    - May
    17th
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    Campus Linefork, Kentucky
    A team of youth and adults from Grace Covenant Church served in Linefork, KY at the Sonshine Center, May 14-17. They hosted an annual birthday part for the children who live at the center, cleaned up the center's property from winter effects, and sorted through tons of clothing and food. To learn more about their trip, visit GCC's Mission Trip Journal.
  • Belize Missions Trip
    July
    10th
    - Jul
    17th
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    Campus Belize
    Partnering with Foursquare missionary, Lee Brockinton, a team of youth and adults will minister to youth and host activities related to leadership development to strengthen the local church, July 10-17. The total trip fee is $1550 for each team member, which includes air transportation, ground transportation, lodging and meals. Contact us to find out how you can support the team and their mission through praying or giving.
  • Nicaragua Summer Missions Trip
    July
    27th
    - Aug
    3rd
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    Campus Nicaragua
    A team of youth and adults from Grace Covenant Church will serve in Nicaragua, July 27-August 3. They will host Vacation Bible School, marriage conference and medical clinics. The total trip fee is $1550 for each team member, which includes air transportation, ground transportation, lodging and meals. Contact us to find out how you can support the team and their mission through praying or giving.
  • Atlanta Dream Center Missions Trip
    Aug
    10th
    - Aug
    15th
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    Campus Atlanta, Georgia
    A team from Grace Covenant will serve in Atlanta, Georgia at the Atlanta Dream Center, August 10-15. They will minister to those living on the streets and learn about commercial sexual exploitation. The total trip fee is $600, which includes ground transportation, lodging and meals. Contact us to find out how you can support the team and their mission through praying or giving.  
  • Linefork Fall Missions Trip
    Oct
    8th
    - Oct
    11th
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    Campus Linefork, KY
    A team of youth and adults from Grace Covenant Church will serve in Linefork, KY at the Sonshine Center, October 8-11. They will prepare the center's property for winter effects. The total trip fee is $250, which includes ground transportation, lodging and meals. A non-refundable application fee of $50 is due when you submit a trip application. It will be applied to your total trip fee. The application deadline is September 16.