UPCOMING EVENTS


Wednesday Women's Bible Study | 9/19–12/12 | 9–11:15 am (no meeting 11/21)
The Lounge

Join the women's study of the Book of Luke this fall. Included are time for worship, prayer, discussion, and fellowship. Susan Scace and Diane Thomas will lead the study, showing how Jesus fulfilled God’s promises to the world. RSVP to irvinepreswbs@gmail.com to register and to reserve a copy of the study guide (cost $20).


Operation Christmas Child | 10/14–11/18

In partnership with Samaritan’s Purse, help us share the gospel of Jesus through a simple shoebox filled with gifts. Instructions and boxes will be available at the OUTREACH table on the Courtyard through 11/18. Deliver finished boxes to OUTREACH table or church office.


TCM Orphanage Gift Drive & Christmas Party
Gift drive begins 10/21 | Mission Trip 12/8
Deadline to register for trip: 12/4

Join us for a one-day mission trip on 12/8 to Tijuana Christian Mission (TCM) to hold a Christmas party for the orphanage kids. If you can’t make the trip, consider purchasing a gift for child or staff member. To select a gift, pick up a gift tag at the tree on display at the OUTREACH table on the Courtyard starting 10/21. Please return wrapped presents to the church office by Tuesday, 12/4.

For more information, email tcmteam@irvinepres.org.


Alternative Christmas Bazaar (ACB) | 11/18 | 9 am–1 pm
Fellowship Hall
 
Looking for unique holiday presents for friends or colleagues? Come to our Alternative Christmas Bazaar (ACB) and purchase uncommon, meaningful gifts for a mission of choice (which can be gifted to the mission on your friend’s behalf). Shoppers purchase “shares” of various items, such as orphanage support, food and nutrition programs, livestock, farm equipment, building supplies, scholarship funds, books, computers, and more. All proceeds go directly to partners in Orange County, Africa, Asia, Mexico, and India.

Preview the items in the ACB Shopping Guide.


Thanksgiving Service | 11/22 | 10 am
Sanctuary

Join us for worship as we give thanks and praise to God for all that he’s done, and is doing, in our lives!


KIN (Young Adults Gathering) | Begins 11/29 | 6:30 pm
Fellowship Hall

Young adults, join us for our first KIN gathering on campus. It's a time of worship and fellowship for ages 18–23. For more info, email youngadults@shepherdsgrove.org.