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Great time at our annual BBQ, bonfire singing, games and fellowship at the Clines this past Sunday night with around 60 of ya’ll coming out!  Looking forward to seeing everyone this week as we are back in action for our last couple Wednesday night Peak of the Week bible class (Don’t miss James Farris' final class with us) and small groups!  Happy recent birthday to Suzanna Holloway!  This week we have:


Tuesday, Nov. 12th    “Friendsgiving" Dinner for Post Grads at Kaitlyn, Brooke & Brittney’s place (the Gables - 1700 SW Archer Road #29), 6:30-8:30pm

Wednesday, Nov. 13th       “Peak of the Week” College & Post Grad Bible Class on “The Way of the Alongsider - Whose Your One?” by James Farris at UCCC Gym, 7pm (4626 NW 8th Avenue - Bring friends!); Afterwards Volleyball!

Thursday, Nov. 14th      Serve Dinner to Homeless Kids and Moms at St. Francis House (413 S. Main Street), 5:30-6:30pm; Ladies Small Group Dinner & Bible study by Janelle at Suzanne Holloway’s home (1108 NE 21st Street), 7pm; Men’s Small Group Dinner & Bible Study by Travis at Gabe's home (8529 NW 1st Avenue), 7pm

Sunday, Nov. 17th    “True Discernment” by Travis (Matthew 7:1-12) 9am (4626 NW 8th Avenue - Coffee Shop & Donuts); Worship, 10:20am (Bring friends!); "Friendsgiving" Lunch at UCCC, 12pm (Donny & Julie bringing thanksgiving meat, everyone else bring side or dessert of choice).

Have a blessed day,
Donny
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Inspirational Book
Don’t miss buying a copy of "Gators for God" book about former Gator football players and their faith in God as well as a special section on our own Gators for Christ campus ministry!  They make an excellent Christmas gift and are only $10!

Also we have Chronlogical bibles for sale that you read through the entire New Testament from now- December 31st in just 10 minutes a day - they are normally $20 but you can purchase on this Wednesday for $10 (we are almost sold out)!  

GFC Christmas Party:
Save the Date for our annual GFC Christmas Semi-Formal Party on Thursday Dec. 5th from 7-9pm back at the Vairo’s home!  There is no cost, but dress is Sunday morning attire and please bring $1 wrapped gift for exchange, and enjoy food, fellowship, Christmas Carols, a Christmas game, gift exchange and pictures!  Sign up this Wednesday!

Christmas for the Community:
It's that time of year again where we provide gifts & Christmas lunch for up to 150 foster children & their caregivers on Sunday Dec. 8th from 12-2pm through Partnership for Strong Families!  We will also have Santa appearance for them, pony rides, Gator National Champ Basketball Team and more!  Please sign up this Wednesday night or Sunday morning to help sponsor a child for Christmas! 

Family Vacation Panama City Beach Retreat
We are going with nearly 700 college students from around the Southeast U.S. for praise & worship, speakers, small groups, breakout classes, beach games and more at the Boardwalk Beach Resort on Panama City Beach Jan. 17-20, 2020 (MLK Holiday weekend)!  Don't miss this amazing opportunity with what many call our best trip of the year leaving Friday on our 60 passenger bus from UCCC at 4pm and returning Monday morning (no classes the next morning MLK holiday).  Cost is only $60 and $30 deposit is due this Wednesday Nov. 13th with final payment $30 due on Dec. 4th.

Boggy Creek Camp for Kids with Heart Problems  
For all those interested in helping be a counselor at Boggy Creek Jan. 31-Feb. 2 please go to http://www.boggycreek.org and click on volunteers and click on get involved and click on volunteer form.  This must be done this week and submitted this Thursday at midnight or Friday morning (it fills up in less than 24 hours).  Please ask Payton if you need more information!

Spring Break Missions & MoreTrip to Tennessee
We are going to Knoxville Tennessee Feb. 29 -March 5 for an opportunity to work with poor kids in the community doing a VBS, church and providing for needs through Hector & Rachel Cortez.  We will also be white water rafting, hiking and doing some really fun stuff TBA in the mountains!  Please sign up this Wednesday and see Donny or Janelle for more info (we are still working on schedule and osts but it should be fairly inexpensive)!

Upcoming GFC Big Events:
Nov. 12 Friendsgiving (Post Grads only) at Kaitlin, Brooke & Brittney’s place, 6:30-8:30pm
Nov. 14 Service Project serving the Homeless at St. Francis House (413 S. Main Street), 5:30-6:30pm
Nov. 17 Friendsgiving at UCCC FLC after worship, 12pm
Nov. 24 Help Assemble Thanksgiving Baskets, 11:45am
Dec. 5th GFC Christmas Party at the Vairos, 7pm
Dec. 7th CCC Home Makeover, 9am-2pm
Dec. 8th  Christmas for the Community Providing Christmas Gifts and Lunch for Foster Children, 12pm