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Happy Birthday Amazing Grace!

Happy Birthday Amazing Grace

On Sunday, September 8th, 2013 Amazing Grace turns 3!

 

WOW CAN YOU BELIEVE IT!!!

 

To commemorate the Amazing Grace Journey so far, we invite you to come and join us this Sunday at 10:30am and worship with us in celebration of God’s goodness!!!!

 

Like all celebrations there will be cake!!!!

 

Looking Forward to Seeing You There!!!

 

 



LOCATION CHANGE – Back to Westminster Gym

This Sunday, September 1, Amazing Grace Community Church moves back to our regular location.  We meet in the Westminster Elementary School Gym.

 

Westminster Elementary SchoolWestminster Elementary School

402 18th Street North, Lethbridge

 

Time: 10:30am

 

We also begin a series called “Who Are We at Amazing Grace“. It will be a time of reflection and celebration as we look forward to marking our 3rd Anniversary as Amazing Grace.



Who We Are at Amazing Grace – Sermon Series

who we are sermon series

 

As Amazing Grace is now turning 3 years old in September, it is a great opportunity to take a look at who we are as God’s people at Amazing Grace here in Lethbridge, to prepare us for what he has in store for us in the next days, weeks months.

 

Sermons in this series:

August 25th Who We are at Amazing Grace # 1 – We’ve Experienced Amazing Grace (Acts 2:38-47)

 

September 1st Who We are at Amazing Grace # 2 – We go forward in Faith & are not Afraid (Numbers 13:30)

 

September 8th Who We are at Amazing Grace # 3 – We Partner in God’s Mission (3rd Year Anniversary with Guest Pastor Kris Deker)

 

September 15th Who We are at Amazing Grace # 4 – We are not Ashamed of the Gospel (Romans 1:16-17)

 

September 22nd Who We are at Amazing Grace # 5 – We Delight in Being the People of God (1 Peter 2:9-10)

 

 

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2013 Whoop-Up Days FREE BBQ

Amazing Grace Community Church invites you to a Lethbridge Whoop Up Days Free BBQ and Worship Service.

Whoop-Up Days FREE BBQ

When: Sunday, August 25, 2013

Where: Westminster Elementary Fields

              411 – 16th St. North, Lethbridge

Time:  BBQ at 12 Noon & Worship Service in the Community Hall at 1pm

Contact: (403) 795-7692 or amazinggracepca@gmail.com



Announcements for August 18, 2013

Announcements for Amazing Grace Community Church for the week of August 18, 2013:

Pastor Rohan Crown and his family are back! They had a great time away. Thank you for praying for them during that time.

Adventures in the Psalms - AGCCL

This is the last week of the sermon series “Adventures in the Psalms”. Pastor Rohan will finish up this great series of messages.

Also a reminder: during the summer months we are still in the Westminster Community Hall: 411 – 16th Street North, Lethbridge, AB (just behind the Westminster Elementary Gym where we normally meet).

We hope to see you and your family there!

 

Please don’t forget to register for our website updates and follow us on Facebook. You can find all the details here:

http://www.agccl.org/stay-connected-with-amazing-grace-online/



Demolition God

Demolition God

by Betsy Childs

 

I’m fascinated by demolitions. There’s something eerie about watching a building that took months or years to construct come down in a matter of minutes. You don’t need precision for a demolition; you just need raw power.

demolition

 

There was deep significance in the demolition that took place on Cleveland’s Seymour Avenue last week. In only a few minutes the house where Ariel Castro held three women as captives for a decade was smashed into a pile of rubble.
The house had been a prison for these women. Perhaps at first they hoped to be rescued. But as the months turned into years, release became less and less likely. Castro had turned his house into a stronghold from which deliverance seemed impossible.

 

Against all odds, the women who had been missing for 10, 11, and 12 years were discovered, along with a child born to one of them during her captivity. They are all now free. Castro is in prison, where he’s been sentenced to stay for the next thousand years.


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