Hope you are enjoying this final week and a half of summer break and can’t wait to see everyone next week for our big fall GFC kickoff on Wednesday August 22nd at 7pm (In the gym - 4626 NW 8th)! For those here in town this weekend, we will meet this Sunday August 19th Bible class preview at 9am (also we will have football tickets together in a block available for the sold out first Gator home football game (Sat. Sept. 1st at 7:30pm) for anyone who would like to go for only $10 - only available in class). Here is what is coming up next week when school begins:
Wednesday, August 22nd College & Post-Grad “Peak of the Week” Kickoff Bible Class by Donny & Chris at UCCC Gym (4626 NW 8th Avenue), 7pm (Bring a friend!)
Thursday August 23rd Men’s Gridiron Football Event at UF Emerson Alumni Hall (Across the Street from UF O’Dome) with 4 Rivers BBQ for Dinner and UF Athletic Director Scott Stricklin speaking on Gator football, our Athletic program and his Faith, 7-9pm (Just a few student tickets remain at $10).
Friday August 24th Ladies’ Fun & Fellowship Night with Fridays for Dinner and our Returning Ladies Sharing on the Difference God is Making in their Lives (2 minutes each) at Candace Suggs’ Home (16613 NW 192nd Terrace High Springs), 7-9pm
Sunday, August 26th “Sermon on the Mount: Practical Christian Living!” College & Post-Grad Class at Room #212-214 in the UCCC Family Life Center at 9:15am (4626 NW 8th Ave) and our new coffee shop “He-Brews” open at 9am; Worship, 10;20am; Bowling for Foster Elementary Age Kids in Need at UF Reitz Union Bowling Alley, 7:30-9pm (Bowling is FREE but please bring school supplies for our area elementary age foster kids who can’t afford it – lots of pencils, elementary age school composition books, notebook paper, folders, back packs, etc).
Save the date for our GFC Big Events Coming Up (You will get a calendar with more events Wed. Aug. 22 in class):
August 22nd Welcome Back College & Post Grad Kickoff Bible Class!
September 1st Gators first Home Game, 7:30pm (tickets only $10 this Sunday morning Aug. 26th class until sold out)
September 7th Rock the Universe (Christian bands plus rides half price at Universal Studios, 4pm-1am for only $64)
September 9th Welcome Back Student Lunch after Class/Worship Sunday!
September 28-30th Loco in Cocoa Fall Beach Retreat with other state college ministries (only $50 for entire weekend)!
October 20th UF FBC Golf Benefit and Extreme Home Makeover Dual Service Opportunities, both 8am-12pm
October 29-30th Florida-Georgia Game in Jacksonville & Outreach with San Jose Church College Students & Young Adults Weekend
November 9th Farm Fellowship at Clines, 6-9pm
December 6th GFC Semi-Formal Christmas Party at Vairo’s Home, 7pm
December 9th Christmas for the Community at UCCC, 12-2pm
January 18-20th “Family Vacation” Getaway Southeast US College Retreat in Panama City Beach
February TBA Camp Boggy Creek
March 3rd-7th Spring Break Ski Trip to Snowshoe, West Virginia
March 29-31st Florida Bible Camp Sonshine State Experience
April 14th Graduate Appreciation Banquet
June 20-28th Honduras Missions