Church Information

Weekly Church Bulletin

Visitors are always welcome at
Grace Bible Fellowship.
We trust you will feel a warm
welcome & stay for a cup of coffee.

APRIL 21, 2019


Call to Worship

Christ the Lord is Risen Today

Events of the Church

~ Greet One Another ~

Worshipping Through Song

Celebrate Jesus

Christ Arose

Our God Reigns

Praises & Petitions

Worshipping Through the Word

Scripture:  Acts 26:1-8 (Rose Bailen)

(Page 1121- Church Bible)

Pastor Keith’s Message

Reverse Engineering


Love Ran Red

~ Worship Team ~

Worship Coordinator Please remember to contact Dan & Emma Meyer about any special presentations or elements for inclusion in the worship service.  Please give as much advance notice as possible!

They may be contacted at (715) 292-2608 or


Operation Christmas Child

OCC Item Collection begins (April-October) – Will you help to collect items for the boxes each month.  These items will be used at our packing parties in November.

Month of AprilHYGIENE (toothbrushes, wash clothes, combs, bar soap, hair decorations, etc. (No Liquid Please).


November Packing Parties for 2019

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Saturday, November 9, 2019


957 Boxes

A HUGE Thank You to Everyone that participated in 2018.


Sun.  8:45 am - Sunday School (@GBF)

Tues. 6:00 am - Ashland Men’s Study (@ Burger King)

Tues.  (TBD) - Elders Meeting (every other week)

Wed. 8-9:15 am - Men’s Bible Study (@ GBF)

Wed. 1:00 pm - Senior Life Together Group - Led by Leo Dallaire (@ GBF)

If interested contact Leo (715) 823-1054

Wed. 6:30 pm - Worship Team Practice

Wed. 6:30-8:30 pm - Youth Group

Thurs. 6:30-8pm Women's Group - Led by Mauricette (@ Cherylann's home).

If interested contact Mauricette (715) 373-0164 or Cherylann (715) 373-1062

Fri. 10:00 am - Women's Bible Study - Led by Valerie Tomkins (@ Val's House)

If interested contact Valerie (715) 372-4543

Sat. 7:30 am (1st Sat. of mo.) - Women of Grace Breakfast – (see bulletin)

Sat. 7:30 am (2nd & 4th Sat. of mo.) - Women's Prayer Meeting

Life Groups (see listing to the left of this posting)

~ Life Groups ~

Chris & Toshiko Brinker (Washburn)

After Church Services

Joe and Christine See (Washburn)

4 PM Sunday's

Steve & Donna Linton (Bayfield)

4 PM Sunday's

Gary & Barb Pennington (Ashland)

6:30 PM Monday's

Rusty & Linsey Abel (Washburn)

7 PM Thursday's

Upcoming Events

No Sunday School – Easter Sunday.

Good Friday, April 19th – Service at 6:00 PM

The nails that pierced the SAVIOR’S hands left scars for you and me, living proof of God’s own love engraved for us to see.

Easter Sunday, April 21st

Easter Brunch at 9:00 AM. 

Have a Blessed & Happy Easter!  

A New Dawn

A New Day

A New Beginning

Christ the Lord is Risen!

May you and your family be blessed as you celebrate the true meaning of Easter, from the reflection of Good Friday to the joy of Easter Sunday and the promise of eternal life.

1st Qtr. Business Meeting – Sunday, April 28th after services.

Grace Bible Fellowship – Is now accepting applications for a new part-time staffing position.  This employee will be the manager of church operations, ministries, and the GBF vision. To request a full job description please contact Gary Pennington at or by picking one up at the welcome desk at the church. Applications and resumes with references for this position will be accepted until May 6, 2019 with employment to begin no later than June 30, 2019.

Special Ladies’ Event - Mark Your Calendar for Saturday, May 11th at 10:00 AM.  Includes lunch and a message by Michelle Rayburn from New Auburn, WI. More details to follow

New Members – The Council is recommending the receiving into Grace Bible Fellowship as members: Bruce & Sandy Von Riedel and Steven & Elaine Leroy.  If there are no objections or concerns brought to the Elder’s concerning the recommendation; they will be welcomed to the body of our local church in an upcoming Sunday Worship Service.

OCC Item Collections (April-October) – Will you help to collect items for the boxes each month.  These items will be used at our packing parties in November.  Collection will start in April.

OCC Collection Box will be in the fellowship hall starting in April

Lost & Found – Please go through the lost and found container in the welcoming room.  Anything unclaimed after this week.

Joy Group Meetings – Are cancelled until fall due to Leo’s treatment schedule.


Grace Bible Fellowship Calendar of Events available 24/7 on your Breeze Church App.  Events can be added to the calendar by contacting the church office.

Reminder: Update your personal profile on the GBF Breeze Church app.

Online giving is now available through the GBF Breeze Church App. Contact Gary Pennington, Cara Croteau, or Emma Meyer if you have questions.

~ Announcement(s) ~

Make a Difference with The BRICK - Reach out to The BRICK today to explore a wide array of volunteer opportunities suitable for any skill set. Interested individuals can contact our Office Manager, Cheyanne Reeves at: or (715) 682-7425 ex. 102.

Prayer Chain - "If you would like to be on our Church Email Prayer Chain, or need to come off the list for some reason, please see Marilyn Jaeger as the list is being updated.  Those who don't have email and would like prayer notices, let her know and she will find volunteers to call you."  (715-373-5663 or

Church Directory – If you are interested in being included in the GBF directory; please fill out a form on the back table in the gathering room and give to Deb or put in the church office.

All photos are needed ASAP.

Weekly Assignments

Month of: APRIL


Lead:   Steve Meyer

     Guy Folsom

     Chris Brinker

            Dale Brevak

Scripture Readers:

7th No Scripture

14th Jon Piff

21st Rose Bailen

28th Brendon Shields

* Sub:  MJ Weaver

Hospitality / Kitchen:

Chair:   June Winnie

      Pat Shields

      Alice Johnson

             Donna Linton


Nursery:       7th Brittany/Sophie; 14th Christine/Katie; 21st Esther/Hana; 28th Joe/Talia;    Sub:  Call Karen Thomas


Greeters:     7th Cadotte’s; 14th Soltero’s; 21st Peggy H/Tina H; 28th Kovach’s;   Sub:  Paul & Karen Johnson


Farewellers:   7th Borcher’s; 14th Carter’s; 21st Kurschner’s; 28th Compton’;   Sub:  Paul & Karen Johnson


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