GBC Events Calendar


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GBC Office Closed
Pray for Restoration
Pray for Restoration
Jan 1 all-day
Revelation 21:5 “And the one sitting on the throne said, ‘Look, I am making everything new!’ And then he said to me, ‘Write this down, for what I tell you is trustworthy and true.'”
2
Pray for Renewal
Pray for Renewal
Jan 2 all-day
2 Corinthians 5:17 “This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!”
3
Pray for Action
Pray for Action
Jan 3 all-day
1 John 3:18 “Dear children, let’s not merely say that we love each other; let us show the truth by our actions.”
Prayer Group 7:00 pm
Prayer Group
Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
4
Pray for Freedom
Pray for Freedom
Jan 4 all-day
John 8:31-32 “Jesus said to the people who believed in him, ‘You are truly my disciples if you remain faithful to my teachings. And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you Read More ...
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Pray for Maturity
Pray for Maturity
Jan 5 all-day
Ephesians 4:15 “Instead, we will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more and more like Christ, who is the head of his body, the church.”
6
Pray for Focus
Pray for Focus
Jan 6 all-day
Philippians 4:8 “And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and Read More ...
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Pray for Faith
Pray for Faith
Jan 7 all-day
Hebrews 11:1 “Faith shows the reality of what we hope for; it is the evidence of things we cannot see.”
Adult Life Groups 9:00 am
Adult Life Groups
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Several Life Groups are available for adults. The focus is on relationships and learning how to live out the gospel in our daily lives using Gospel Project curriculum. Faith Builders is especially geared toward young adults Read More ...
Kingdom Kids 9:00 am
Kingdom Kids
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Kingdom Kids Quest is for ages 0 through 4th grade. Classes are divided by age group.
Youth Life Groups 9:00 am
Youth Life Groups
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
LOL Life Group for 6th-8th grade students. Oasis Life Group for high school students.
Worship 10:15 am
Worship
Jan 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Children K through 4th grade are dismissed partway through the service for Kingdom Kids Celebrate. Little Ones ages 0-4 will be participating in their own Kingdom Kids Celebrate. See information at Check-in Desk.
Newcomers’ Lunch 11:45 am
Newcomers’ Lunch
Jan 7 @ 11:45 am – 1:30 pm
 
Young Adults (in homes) 12:30 pm
Young Adults (in homes)
Jan 7 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
8
Pray for Worship
Pray for Worship
Jan 8 all-day
John 4:24 “For God is Spirit, so those who worship him must worship in spirit and in truth.”
9
Pray for Discernment
Pray for Discernment
Jan 9 all-day
Psalm 25:5 “Lead me by your truth and teach me, for you are the God who saves me. All day long I put my hope in you.”
Awana (K-6th) 6:55 pm
Awana (K-6th)
Jan 9 @ 6:55 pm – 8:30 pm
 
10
Pray for Direction
Pray for Direction
Jan 10 all-day
Psalm 119:30 “I have chosen to be faithful; I have determined to live by your regulations.”
LOL (Grades 6-8) 7:00 pm
LOL (Grades 6-8)
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for students in grades 6-8 to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year Read More ...
OASIS (High School) 7:00 pm
OASIS (High School)
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for high school students to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year from Read More ...
Prayer Group 7:00 pm
Prayer Group
Jan 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Pray for Identity
Pray for Identity
Jan 11 all-day
1 John 3:1 “See how very much our Father loves us, for he calls us his children, and that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we Read More ...
12
Pray for Strength
Pray for Strength
Jan 12 all-day
Ephesians 3:16-17 “I pray that from his glorious, unlimited resources he will empower you with inner strength through his Spirit. Then Christ will make his home in your hearts as you trust in him. Your Read More ...
13
Pray for Preparation
Pray for Preparation
Jan 13 all-day
1 Peter 3:15 “Instead, you must worship Christ as Lord of your life. And if someone asks about your hope as a believer, always be ready to explain it.”
Men’s Bible Study 7:00 am
Men’s Bible Study
Jan 13 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
 
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Pray for Training
Pray for Training
Jan 14 all-day
Proverbs 4 “My children, listen when your father corrects you. Pay attention and learn good judgment, for I am giving you good guidance. Don’t turn away from my instructions. For I, too, was once my Read More ...
Adult Life Groups 9:00 am
Adult Life Groups
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Several Life Groups are available for adults. The focus is on relationships and learning how to live out the gospel in our daily lives using Gospel Project curriculum. Faith Builders is especially geared toward young adults Read More ...
Kingdom Kids 9:00 am
Kingdom Kids
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Kingdom Kids Quest is for ages 0 through 4th grade. Classes are divided by age group.
Youth Life Groups 9:00 am
Youth Life Groups
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
LOL Life Group for 6th-8th grade students. Oasis Life Group for high school students.
Worship 10:15 am
Worship
Jan 14 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Children K through 4th grade are dismissed partway through the service for Kingdom Kids Celebrate. Little Ones ages 0-4 will be participating in their own Kingdom Kids Celebrate. See information at Check-in Desk.
Young Adults (in homes) 12:30 pm
Young Adults (in homes)
Jan 14 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Pray for Government
Pray for Government
Jan 15 all-day
1 Timothy 2:1-5 “I urge you, first of all, to pray for all people. Ask God to help them; intercede on their behalf, and give thanks for them. Pray this way for kings and all Read More ...
16
Pray for Praise
Pray for Praise
Jan 16 all-day
Psalm 105:1 “Give thanks to the Lord and proclaim his greatness. Let the whole world know what he has done.”
Awana (K-6th) 6:55 pm
Awana (K-6th)
Jan 16 @ 6:55 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Family Life Group 7:00 pm
Family Life Group
Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pastor John Bell will train parents how to lead their children spiritually. Bring your questions. Gospel Project curriculum will be used.
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Pray for Wisdom
Pray for Wisdom
Jan 17 all-day
Proverbs 11:30 “The seeds of good deeds become a tree of life; a wise person wins friends.”
LOL (Grades 6-8) 7:00 pm
LOL (Grades 6-8)
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for students in grades 6-8 to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year Read More ...
OASIS (High School) 7:00 pm
OASIS (High School)
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for high school students to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year from Read More ...
Prayer Group 7:00 pm
Prayer Group
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Women’s Bible Study 7:00 pm
Women’s Bible Study
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come for coffee, relationships, prayer and Bible study.
18
Pray for Engagement
Pray for Engagement
Jan 18 all-day
Isaiah 6:8 “Then I heard the Lord asking, ‘Whom should I send as a messenger to this people? Who will go for us?’ I said, Here I am. Send me.'”
Women’s Bible Study 9:00 am
Women’s Bible Study
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come for coffee, relationships, prayer and Bible study.
SOS Ladies Meeting 7:00 pm
SOS Ladies Meeting
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
19
Pray for Rebuilding
Pray for Rebuilding
Jan 19 all-day
Joel 2:25 “The Lord says, ‘I will give you back what you lost to the swarming locusts, the hopping locusts, the stripping locusts, and the cutting locusts. It was I who sent this great destroying Read More ...
20
Pray to Exemplify
Pray to Exemplify
Jan 20 all-day
Matthew 5:15-16 “No one lights a lamp and then puts it under a basket. Instead, a lamp is placed on a stand, where it gives light to everyone in the house. In the same way, Read More ...
Men’s Bible Study 7:00 am
Men’s Bible Study
Jan 20 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
 
COMMA Meeting 9:00 am
COMMA Meeting
Jan 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
 
21
Pray for Courage
Pray for Courage
Jan 21 all-day
Luke 12:8 “I tell you the truth, everyone who acknowledges me publicly here on earth, the Son of Man will also acknowledge in the presence of God’s angels.”
Adult Life Groups 9:00 am
Adult Life Groups
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Several Life Groups are available for adults. The focus is on relationships and learning how to live out the gospel in our daily lives using Gospel Project curriculum. Faith Builders is especially geared toward young adults Read More ...
Kingdom Kids 9:00 am
Kingdom Kids
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Kingdom Kids Quest is for ages 0 through 4th grade. Classes are divided by age group.
Youth Life Groups 9:00 am
Youth Life Groups
Jan 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
LOL Life Group for 6th-8th grade students. Oasis Life Group for high school students.
Worship 10:15 am
Worship
Jan 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Children K through 4th grade are dismissed partway through the service for Kingdom Kids Celebrate. Little Ones ages 0-4 will be participating in their own Kingdom Kids Celebrate. See information at Check-in Desk.
Young Adults (in homes) 12:30 pm
Young Adults (in homes)
Jan 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Pray for Direction
Pray for Direction
Jan 22 all-day
John 14:6 “Jesus told him, ‘I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one can come to the Father except through me.'”
23
Pray for Surrender
Pray for Surrender
Jan 23 all-day
1 Corinthians 9:19-23 “Even though I am a free man with no master, I have become a slave to all people to bring many to Christ. When I was with the Jews, I lived like Read More ...
Awana (K-6th) 6:55 pm
Awana (K-6th)
Jan 23 @ 6:55 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Pray for Prayer
Pray for Prayer
Jan 24 all-day
Colossians 4:2-6 “Devote yourselves to prayer with an alert mind and a thankful heart. Pray for us, too, that God will give us many opportunities to speak about his mysterious plan concerning Christ. That is Read More ...
LOL (Grades 6-8) 7:00 pm
LOL (Grades 6-8)
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for students in grades 6-8 to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year Read More ...
OASIS (High School) 7:00 pm
OASIS (High School)
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for high school students to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year from Read More ...
Prayer Group 7:00 pm
Prayer Group
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Women’s Bible Study 7:00 pm
Women’s Bible Study
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come for coffee, relationships, prayer and Bible study.
25
Pray for Persecution
Pray for Persecution
Jan 25 all-day
2 Timothy 1:8-9 “So never be ashamed to tell others about our Lord. And don’t be ashamed of me, either, even though I’m in prison for him. With the strength God gives you, be ready Read More ...
Women’s Bible Study 9:00 am
Women’s Bible Study
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Come for coffee, relationships, prayer and Bible study.
Socrates in Elmhurst 7:00 pm
Socrates in Elmhurst
Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday Jan. 25th 7pm we are hosting another Socrates in Elmhurst event on the subject of Prayer (with a twist!). The title is Questions Surrounding Prayer: Lessons from John Wesley and Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Ben and Read More ...
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Pray for Circumstance
Pray for Circumstance
Jan 26 all-day
Romans 8:28 “And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.”
27
Pray for Opposition
Pray for Opposition
Jan 27 all-day
Matthew 5:43-48 “You have heard the law that says, ‘Love your neighbor’ and hate your enemy. But I say, love your enemies! Pray for those who persecute you! In that way, you will be acting Read More ...
Men’s Bible Study 7:00 am
Men’s Bible Study
Jan 27 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am
 
28
Pray for Forgiveness
Pray for Forgiveness
Jan 28 all-day
Psalm 103:12 “He has removed our sins as far from us as the east is from the west.”
Adult Life Groups 9:00 am
Adult Life Groups
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Several Life Groups are available for adults. The focus is on relationships and learning how to live out the gospel in our daily lives using Gospel Project curriculum. Faith Builders is especially geared toward young adults Read More ...
Kingdom Kids 9:00 am
Kingdom Kids
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Kingdom Kids Quest is for ages 0 through 4th grade. Classes are divided by age group.
Youth Life Groups 9:00 am
Youth Life Groups
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
LOL Life Group for 6th-8th grade students. Oasis Life Group for high school students.
Worship 10:15 am
Worship
Jan 28 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Children K through 4th grade are dismissed partway through the service for Kingdom Kids Celebrate. Little Ones ages 0-4 will be participating in their own Kingdom Kids Celebrate. See information at Check-in Desk.
Young Adults (in homes) 12:30 pm
Young Adults (in homes)
Jan 28 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 
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Pray for Creation
Pray for Creation
Jan 29 all-day
Genesis 1:1 “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.”
30
Pray for Foundation
Pray for Foundation
Jan 30 all-day
Proverbs 1:7 “Fear of the Lord is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.”
Awana (K-6th) 6:55 pm
Awana (K-6th)
Jan 30 @ 6:55 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Pray for Trust
Pray for Trust
Jan 31 all-day
1 Corinthians 1:25 “This foolish plan of God is wiser than the wisest of human plans, and God’s weakness is stronger than the greatest of human strength.”
LOL (Grades 6-8) 7:00 pm
LOL (Grades 6-8)
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for students in grades 6-8 to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year Read More ...
OASIS (High School) 7:00 pm
OASIS (High School)
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for high school students to connect with each other, have a great time and learn more about Christ and his Kingdom. We meet Wednesday nights during the school year from Read More ...
Prayer Group 7:00 pm
Prayer Group
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Women’s Bible Study 7:00 pm
Women’s Bible Study
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come for coffee, relationships, prayer and Bible study.


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