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.

DECEMBER 10, 2017

Call to Worship

Angels We Have Heard on High

Events of the Church

~ Greet One Another ~

Worshipping Through Song

Love Has Come

Infant Holy, Infant Lowly

It Came Upon

Praises & Petitions

Worshipping Through the Word

Scripture:  Luke 1:39-55 (Emmer Shields)

(Page 1019 - Church Bible)

Pastor Keith’s Message

Women Loved










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!


Sun.  8:45 am - Sunday School (@GBF) - (begins in Sept.)

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

Wed. 7:00 am - Elders Meeting (every other week)

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

Wed. 1:00 pm - Senior Life Together Group (@ GBF) [until June 28th]

Wed. 6:30 pm - Worship Team Practice

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

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

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


Advent Season

2nd Sunday of Advent - December 10th

Wreath             Symbol of Eternity

2nd Week          Purple Candle

This second candle represents LOVE

This candle is called the "Bethlehem Candle"

Symbolizing Christ Manger

Bible Quiz – Saturday, Dec 16th @ GBF (9:00am-3:00pm).  If you have questions contact Toshiko Brinker (715-372-5907). You are welcome to come anytime during this quiz.

Wool SocksDonalee Brevak is collecting (new) wool blend socks again this year for the inmates.  Please bring them to church by Sunday, Dec 17th.

GBF Christmas Party – Saturday, Dec 16th at 5:00 PM.  Pot luck.

Leadership Council – Sunday, Dec 17th after services.

Joy Group – There will be no Joy (Sr) Group Dec 20th and 27th.

Church Service and Christmas Eve Service – Sunday, Dec 24th church service at 10:00 AM and Christmas Eve Service at 5:00 PM.

Youth ConferenceJan 5th – 7th, 2018.

Frankincense and Myrrh – Tara Olson will be teaching a class called “Frankincense and Myrrh” on Tues. Jan 5th at her home (801 6th Ave W) @ 6:15pm.  Learn why Jesus was given these precious oils at his birth.

Snow Shovelers & More Needed For Faith in Action – Call 682-4414 ext. 3



The BRICK – is seeking VOLUNTEERS to help at the Ashland location.  If you have a few hours a week and want to make a real impact in our community, PLEASE CALL The BRICK’s Office Manager Kris Westlund at 715-682-7425.

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.

We need photos. If you signed up for the directory in 2017—please submit a photo to the church.

Also, we have family photos that are in need of updating—please submit a recent photo to the church.

All photos are needed ASAP.



Weekly Assignments

Month of: DECEMBER


Lead:  Tom Riemer

Gary Pennington

Jon Piff

John Thomas


Scripture Readers:

3rd   No Scripture

10th  Emmer Shields

17th   Annette Meyer

24th  Christmas Eve

31st  Teresa Rusch

* Sub:  MJ Weaver




Dan and Emma Meyer are Worship and Technical Coordinators for this ministry.

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

Hospitality / Kitchen:

Chair:   Pat Shields & Family

Alice Johnson

Donna Linton

       June Winnie


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