Events

General Events

  • Community Blessing Baskets
    May
    1st
    |
    Campus Cornelius & East Lincoln Campuses
    On the National Day of Prayer, notes of appreciation and blessing baskets are delivered to local public schools, fire stations, police departments and mayors’ offices. Register here if you would like to include a note of appreciation to one of the leaders, prepare a batch of brownies or cookies for one or more of the blessing baskets, or help assemble the baskets.
  • GRACE For Homeschool Moms
    Wednesday Nights | Jan 8 - Jun 11
    Start Time 7:00pm
    End Time 8:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 239
    All mothers of homeschoolers are invited to join each week for encouragement from God's Word, practical help from veteran moms and prayer for one another as we grow and learn together. 
  • Tuesday Morning Prayer
    Third Tuesday of each month
    Start Time 6:30am
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Come be a part of the exciting church-wide encounter with God through prayer and worship on the Third Tuesday of each month.  Join us from either 6:30-7:30 am or 7-8 pm as we partner with God through prayer.
  • Grace Feeding Grace
    Third Sun & Mon of the Month
    |
    Campus 8am-5pm | Cornelius Campus | Music Room
    The Grace Feeding Grace Pantry is open the third Sunday and Monday of the month starting in Jan. Food may be donated or received during those times.
  • Power of Here & Now, From There & Then
    Wednesday Nights
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    Campus Cornelius | Fireside Room
    Unleash the power of God for the "here and now" as together we explore the lives of our Biblical ancestors. Drop-ins always welcome!
  • Why Didn't I Say That?
    Mar 3 & 24, Apr 14 & 28, May 12
    Start Time 7:15pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Fireside Room
    This series, led by Dr. Frank Turek, tackles how to answer the toughest questions about our faith passionately, accurately and confidently. It promises to challenge your thinking and look beyond what you think you know about God and the Bible. 
  • Will Work for Camp Fundraiser
    Apr 1 - June 10
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    Help high school students raise money for camp by hiring them for odd jobs. Stop by the table after worship service or contact Joanna for details.
  • National Day of Prayer
    May
    1st
    Start Time 12:00pm
    End Time 1:00pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Town Hall (21445 Catawba Ave., Cornelius, NC 28031)
    Join us for a time of community prayer on the steps of Cornelius Town Hall.  God listens to prayers, answers prayers and moves in response to prayers as we pray for our nation and community.   
  • Volunteer Appreciation Night
    May
    3rd
    Start Time 6:00pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
    If you have served in any way in the past year, this night is for you! Come enjoy an eventful evening of relaxing laughter and fellowship. Be sure to contact the pastor or ministry assistant serving in your area for registration information.
  • Water Baptism Orientation
    May
    4th
    Start Time 11:00am
    End Time 12:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 223
    If you have never been baptized, or have gained more understanding and sense a need to be baptized again, Register to attend this required baptism orientation class. The next Sunday morning baptism is May 18. Contact Betsy for more information.
  • Michael Jr
    May
    4th
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    The hilarious comedy of Michael Jr will provide an excellent opportunity to invite your friends and neighbors for Christian fellowship and fun. 7pm show is sold out! Now offering a 4pm show!.  Tickets are sold after worship services at either campus or from the church office during regular business hours beginning April 13 for only $5 each. All ticket sales will benefit Rise Up Miinistries. See for yourself how Michael Jr is Bringin' The Funny."
  • Partnership Class - Cornelius Campus
    May
    7th
    Start Time 6:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    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.
  • Foster and Adoptive Families - Kids Night In
    May
    9th
    Start Time 6:00pm
    End Time 8:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    We want to bless parents involved in foster care and adoption by offering an evening of ministry to your children (6weeks - 5th grade) for free. Register online by May 1. For more info contact Kathleen Kelly
  • Strengthen Your Marriage
    Sundays | May 11 - Jun 29
    Start Time 11:00am
    End Time 12:45pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 221
    Build up your spouse and improve communication in your marriage as you work through "Family Life" from the Homebuilder Series. Contact betsy@gracecovenant.org for more information.
  • Wising Up, Wherever Life Happens
    Wednesdays | May 14 - Jun 25
    Start Time 7:00pm
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    Campus Cornelius Campus
      In this Beth Moore DVD study, we will explore "A Call to Wise Up," "The Heart of Wisdom," and "A Wise Friend" from teh book of Proverbs. Come join us for a wonderful interactive Bible study. NO homework required!
  • Newcomer Lunch - East Lincoln
    May
    18th
    Start Time 12:45pm
    |
    Campus TBA
    Great food and fellowship, with a brief word from Pastor Farrell for those new to the East Lincoln campus. 
  • GriefShare - Summer Session
    May 21, Jun 18, Jul 16, & Aug 20
    Start Time 6:00pm
    End Time 8:15pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | GEO Conference Room
      Find authentic connection through four summer sessions designed to suport you as you move through the grieving process. 
  • Ladies Night Out
    May
    8th
    Start Time 7:00pm
    |
    Campus NorthLake Mall
    Ladies of all ages are invited to an evening of laughter, encouragement and just plain fun in a theater reserved just for us. Don't miss a private viewing of "Mom's Night Out!" from the creators of "October Baby." Reserve tickets now for only $11.
  • Fly Fishing
    May
    31st
    |
    Campus 8am - 1pm | Cornelius Campus | Outside at the pond and the baseball field
    Learn the sport of fly fishing! The minimum age to participate is 8 years old. All participants will learn to cast, tie knots, tie flies, learn about equipment and actually catch fish. The team will supply rod/reels, vises and tying materials. Register or contact Kathleen for more information.
  • Sporting Clay Shooting Event
    May
    31st
    |
    Campus Hunting Creek Reserve | Harmony, NC
    Grace Covenant Men's Ministry invites you to Hunting Creek Preserves in Harmony, NC. Transportation is available from the GCC parking lot at 7am. There is no age requirement to participate, however those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and some experience is necessary. The cost is $45/person . The day includes a safety lesson, a 13 station round of clays and a BBQ lunch. Eye and ear protection is required to participate. Not for first time shooters. Register before May 26 or contact Kathleen for more information.
  • Testify Concert
    Jun
    1st
    Start Time 5:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Expect to be moved by the Spirit and emowered to live out God's Word through this inspirational performance by the area youth from Testify Ministries.
  • Newcomer Lunch - Cornelius
    Jun 1
    Start Time 12:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Clanton Hall
    Great food and fellowship, with a brief word from Pastor Farrell for those new to the Cornelius campus. Register Here.
  • Father's Heart Information Meeting
    Jun
    9th
    Start Time 6:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
     Father's Heart is more than just an avenue to adopt or foster children. Learn how you can help care for all God's children. Contact Kim for details.
  • Love Cornelius
    Jun
    21st
    |
    Campus Cornelius, NC
     More information coming soon about this amazing oppotunity to pour love into our community. For more information, contact Anna.
  • Summer Camp: Renaissance
    June 16th-20th: rising 3rd-5th Grade | June 20th-24th: rising 6th-8th Grade | June 24th-28th: rising 9th-12th Grade
    |
    Campus Hickory Cove Bible Camp
    It is by royal decree of teh King that we gather in the quaint shire of Hickory cove for a week of Kingdom come. Early knights register before May 19th for $250. Standard knights must register before June 2nd for $275. Registration information and forms are available for Kids, Middle Schoolers, and High Schoolers.
  • Jul 28-Aug 1
    Start Time 9:00am
    End Time 12:00pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    All-Star Sports Camp is a 5 day experience that takes place on our Cornelius Campus.  Rising Kindergarten - 6th grade kids will learn Biblical principles while they participate in their favorite sport or activity such as, basketball, football, dance, soccer, art and more.  There is no cost for this event. Please click on the link below to register your child today.  
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Family

  • May
    04 2014
    Water Baptism Orientation
    May
    4th
    Start Time 11:00am
    End Time 12:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 223
    If you have never been baptized, or have gained a deeper understanding and sense a need to be baptized again, Register to attend this required baptism orientation class. The next Sunday morning baptism is May 18.  Contact Betsy for more information.

Children/Students

Children

  • Kids Summer Camp: Renaissance
    Jun 16-20
    |
    Campus Hickory Cove Bible Camp
    Hear ye! Hear ye! It is by royal decree of the King that rising 3rd -5th grade lords and ladies gather in the the quaint shire of Hickory Cove for a week of Kingdom come.  ~    $250 before May 19. Regular price $275 before June 2.  ~   All registration and medical forms, as well as payment, must be turned in to The Studio or to the church office by June 2, 2014.  Register online, download registration form or pick up forms in The Studio.   
  • Family Camp Celebration
    Jun
    29th
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Watch video, share testimonies, and praise God for the transformations from camp. Kids, middle and high school families are invited. 
  • Jun 18th - 20th
    Start Time 9:30am
    End Time 12:00pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Treasure seekers aged 3 yr old - Pre-K 5 will discover the rich treasure of God's love through the life of Jesus at SonTreasure Island! On June 24-26, we will play island games, create colorful crafts and enjoy tropical snacks on our search for the treasure more precious than gold - God's love!
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  • 5 Alive - Nerf Wars
    May
    16th
    Start Time 7:00pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | The Studio
    All 5th graders are invited to join us for a crazy night of fun. Bring your own equipment! RSVP to Christie.
  • Jul 28-Aug 1
    Start Time 9:00am
    End Time 12:00pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    All-Star Sports Camp is a 5 day experience that takes place on our Cornelius Campus.  Rising Kindergarten - 6th grade kids will learn Biblical principles while they participate in their favorite sport or activity such as, basketball, football, dance, soccer, art and more.  There is no cost for this event. Please click on the link below to register your child today.  
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Middle School

  • Middle School Summer Camp: Renaissance
    Jun 20-24
    |
    Campus Hickory Cove Bible Camp
    Hear ye! Hear ye! It is by royal decree of the King that rising 6th-8th grade lords and ladies gather in the the quaint shire of Hickory Cove for a week of Kingdom come.  ~    $250 before May 19. Regular price $275 before June 2.  ~   All registration and medical forms, as well as payment, need to be turned in by June 2, 2014. Register online,  Download Registration form or email Lady Kimberly.
  • Family Camp Celebration
    Jun
    29th
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Watch video, share testimonies, and praise God for the transformations from camp. Kids, middle and high school families are invited. 

High School

  • Senior Trip
    Apr 25-27
    |
    Campus Myrtle Beach, SC
    Enjoy beach and fun with friends, serve the Myrtle Beach community and outreach for Jesus. Email Joanna to reserve a spot.
  • Students Family Baptism
    May
    18th
    Start Time 11:00am
    |
    Campus Myrtle Beach, SC
    Water baptism is an act of obedience by a believer. It is not required for salvation, but is a public sign of what Christ has done inwardly in our life. Email Joanna for details.
  • Graduation Recognition
    Jun
    1st
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Email Joanna to register graduate.
  • Welcome Freshmen
    Jun
    1st
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 225
    Movin' on up!
  • Camp Preview Night
    Jun
    4th
    |
    Games, worship, message and hype about camp! 
  • High School Summer Camp: Renaissance
    Jun 24-28
    |
    Campus Hickory Cove Bible Camp
    Hear ye! Hear ye! It is by royal decree of the King that rising 9th-12th grade lords and ladies gather in the the quaint shire of Hickory Cove for a week of Kingdom come.  ~    $250 before May 19. Regular price $275 before June 2.  ~   All registration and medical forms, as well as payment, need to be turned in by June 2, 2014.  Download Registration form or email Lady Joanna.
  • Family Camp Celebration
    Jun
    29th
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus
    Watch video, share testimonies, and praise God for the transformations from camp. Kids, middle and high school families are invited. RSVP to Joanna.
  • Belize Mission Trip
    Jul 12-19
    |
    Serve and be transformed through sharing God's love.

Adults

Men's

  • Bibles and Bagels
    Start Time 6:00am
    End Time 7:00am
    |
    Campus Wednesdays | Cornelius Campus
    A weekly time of Bible reading, reflection, journaling and sharing perspectives, led by James Campbell.
  • F3
    Start Time 5:30am
    |
    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
    Every Wednesday Night
    |
    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.
  • Cruise-in @ Bruster's
    Wednesdays | April - October
    |
    Campus Bruster's Ice Cream Shop | Mooresville
    Our club fosters Christian fellowship, and leverages our love for cars to conduct outreach into the community through our Car Club events. We look forward to seeing you there! All those interested in antique cars are welcomed to join our car club as we head over to Bruster's Ice Cream Shop to join the community cruise-in. Contact Katleen@gracecovenant.org for more information. 
  • Why Didn't I Say That?
    Mar 3 & 24, Apr 14 & 28, May 12
    Start Time 7:15pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Fireside Room
    This series, led by Dr. Frank Turek, tackles how to answer the toughest questions about our faith passionately, accurately and confidently. It promises to challenge your thinking and look beyond what you think you know about God and the Bible. 
  • Fly Fishing
    May
    31st
    |
    Campus 8am - 1pm | Cornelius Campus | Outside at the pond and the baseball field
    Learn the sport of fly fishing! The minimum age to participate is 8 years old. All participants will learn to cast, tie knots, tie flies, learn about equipment and actually catch fish. The team will supply rod/reels, vises and tying materials. Register or contact Kathleen for more information.
  • Sporting Clay Shooting Event
    May
    31st
    |
    Campus Hunting Creek Reserve | Harmony, NC
    Grace Covenant Men's Ministry invites you to Hunting Creek Preserves in Harmony, NC. Transportation is available from the GCC parking lot at 7am. There is no age requirement to participate, however those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult and some experience is necessary. The cost is $45/person. Day includes a safety lesson, a 13 station round of clays and a BBQ lunch. Eye and ear protection is required to participate.Previous shooting experience required. Register now or contact Kathleen for more information.

Women's

  • GRACE For Homeschool Moms
    Wednesday Nights | Jan 8 - Jun 11
    Start Time 7:00pm
    End Time 8:30pm
    |
    Campus Cornelius Campus | Room 239
    All mothers of homeschoolers are invited to join each week for encouragement from God's Word, practical help from veteran moms and prayer for one another as we grow and learn together. 
  • Ladies Night Out
    May
    8th
    Start Time 7:00pm
    |
    Campus NorthLake Mall
    Ladies of all ages are invited to an evening of laughter, encouragement and just plain fun in a theater reserved just for us. Don't miss a private viewing of "Mom's Night Out!" from the creators of "October Baby." Reserve tickets now for only $11.

Seniors

  • Sunday School Class
    Start Time 9:15am
    End Time - 10:45am
    |
    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
    |
    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
    |
    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. For more information contact Carolyn.
  • Single and Parenting
    Jan 8 - May 28
    |
    Campus Wednesdays @ 7pm | Cornelius Campus | Room 221
    Find help and learn practical strategies to successfully parent through these video segments, small group discussions and short daily exercises (singleandparenting.org for more info). Contact carolyn@gracecovenant.org Pastor Brenda is the facilitator for this class. Register Here.

Young Adults

  • Spontaneous Outings
    Jan
    - Dec
    |
    Campus Visit our Facebook Page to find out when & where.
    It’s the last thing that young adults want to keep up with….a calendar!  We understand. Several of our activities are posted on Facebook by different young adults, inviting anyone available for the given time and event. Everyone is welcome, every time. (Click Here) for more info.

Serve

Local

  • Community Blessing Baskets
    May
    1st
    |
    Campus Cornelius & East Lincoln Campuses
    On the National Day of Prayer, notes of appreciation and blessing baskets are delivered to local public schools, fire stations, police departments and mayors’ offices. Register here if you would like to include a note of appreciation to one of the leaders, prepare a batch of brownies or cookies for one or more of the blessing baskets, or help assemble the baskets.

Global

  • Linefork, KY Spring Missions Trip
    May
    15th
    - May
    18th
    |
    Campus Linefork, KY
    The team will host the annual Sonshine Center birthday party, clean up the center's property from the effects of winter, prepare the pool for use and serve at a local missions center.  Print the trip brochure for more information. The team is now full.  Please contact outreach@gracecovenant.org to find out about other ways you can support this trip.
  • Belize Missions Trip
    July
    12th
    - Jul
    19th
    |
    Campus Belmopan, Belize
    Partnering with Foursquare missionaries Caleb Ortega and Lee Brockinton, the team will minister to a wide variety of people, conduct street evangelism and work on church projects.  Print the trip brochure for more information.  The team is now full.  Please contact outreach@gracecovenant.org to find out about other ways you can support this trip.
  • Nicaragua Summer Missions Trip
    July
    30th
    - Aug
    5th
    |
    Campus Matagalpa, Nicaragua
    Partnering with the Foursquare Church in Matagalpa, the GCC team will host three days of VBS to train children's ministry workers, two days of medical clinics in the new church GCC helped build and a Saturday night youth festival. Print the trip brochure for more information.  The team is now full.  Please contact outreach@gracecovenant.org to find out about other ways you can support this trip.
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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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