1. 2017 Mission Conference – Fri. to Sun., Nov. 11-13. Our theme is “Across the Street, Across the World”. Stuart Moulds will speak.  Fri., 7:30–9:30pm, 1st Plenary session. Sat., 7:00–9:00pm, 2nd Plenary session. Sun., 9:30–10:45am, English service. 11:10–12:25pm, Joint Sunday School.
  2. We praise God for the who have become new members. They are: Kar Ken (Alfred) Chang, Elijah Chiang, Cheryl & Steven Chua, Linna & Arden Geier, Haley & John Hunt, and May Peng.
  3. Today’s Lunch & Learn: Classroom Management.  Whether you teach or assist in a classroom with toddlers to twelve-year old’s in Sunday School or Awana, this skill will help you effortlessly foster a fruitful learning environment. Grab lunch and join us in the Sunday School Office at 12:30pm.
  4. English as a Second Language (ESL) – A great opportunity for outreach for those who want to teach English. Classes are 1:30–3:30pm Sundays. A beginner English teacher especially needed. If interested, contact Kevin Mount (480-628-9528).
  5. Rwandan family in need – Brother Jeff Ganger is coordinating receiving non-perishable food for an immigrant family.  Bags of beans/rice, canned food, cereal, pasta, and non-perishable drinks are appreciated.
  6. 2016 Christmas Drama Rehearsal Sun., Oct. 23rd, 1pm in CO-206.For this year’s Christmas celebration on Dec. 18th, we will be performing “A Chinese Christmas Carol.” Actors, actresses, and backstage help needed. Contact P. Jerry (jerrylin@gpccc.org) for more information.
  7. On Fri., Oct. 28th, refugees from the Karen Church, a Burmese ethnic group, (AKBC) will perform and share their stories in the sanctuary at 7:30pm.
  8. Children’s Dedication, Sun., Oct. 30th. Please sign up on the clipboard if you’re interested.
  9. Harvest Festival on Mon., Oct. 31st, 6:00-8:30pm! Interested in hosting a booth or run a puppet show? Please contact Janet Li – emailtoJanet@gmail.com Thank you!
  10. Homeless Outreach at Tempe Beach Park next Sun., Oct. 23, 4pm. Our church is partnering with a local homeless ministry to provide food, clothing and supplies for the homeless at Tempe Beach Park. Even if you can’t make it, we’d love for you to bring sleeping bags and warm clothing. For more info, please see P. Jerry in the breezeway, or email jerrylin@gpccc.org.
  11. Our pastoral staff: They will be leaving for a retreat this afternoon.