We are looking forward to celebrating Christmas @ The Grove Church. Please plan to join us as we turn our attention to the first coming of Jesus Christ. Don’t miss this chance to invite your friends and family to join us for Christmas eve. + More Information This Week's Blog Worship as an Act of the Will? by Steve Olson, Worship Ministry Pastor + Read more OTHER NEWS Christmas @ The Grove Church Sunday Morning ServicesDecember 24 | 9:00 & 10:45am We are looking forward to celebrating Christmas @ The Grove Church. Please plan to join us as we turn our attention to the first coming of Jesus Christ. Candlelight Christmas Eve ServicesDecember 24 | 4:30 & 6:00pm Don’t miss this chance to invite your friends and family to join us for Christmas eve. Download The Grove App We are so excited to announce the launch of The Grove Church App. The Grove will be at your fingertips 24/7, with access to Sunday teachings, a Bible reading plan, calendar updates, and many more resources. On launch day, August 27, we will have a gift for those who download the new app. #thegroveapp Download here Now Hiring Send Resume The Grove Church is looking for a Kids' Ministry Director. Please see the job descriptions below for more information. Kids' Ministry Director Job Description (PDF) The Grove Fall Guide The Guide contains our ministry programs and events at The Grove Church. Browse this catalog to see opportunities to connect as family, grow in faith and share hope with our world. If you find something in The Guide that interests you, simply register online or contact the Church Office. Fall 2017 Guide (PDF) For more information, please contact the Church Office | firstname.lastname@example.org. News Links + FUEL Parent Gathering+ Rwanda Mission Trip+ Job Opportunity Upcoming Events Dec 11 December 11 Monday 6:30 PM Monday, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM LifeLine LifeLine is a hope-filled, Christ-centered supportive community for people experiencing high levels of stress, anxiety or depression. The group's mission is to provide comfort and hope through scripture and prayer, supportive community connections, education, practical and safe coping tools, and referrals to professional resources when appropriate. The Grove Room 245 http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/care/group-support Dec 11 December 11 Monday 7:00 PM Monday, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM FUEL Our weekly ministry is designed for students to be equipped in expressing the love of God every day with all people. To equip students, we provide them the opportunity to connect and grow deeper in their relationship with God and other students through worship, testimonies, teaching from God’s Word and RE:FUEL groups (gender/grade specific small groups.) The Grove Church, 8585 Rice Lake Road, Maple Grove, MN 55369 http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/highschool/special-events Dec 12 December 12 Tuesday 9:30 AM Tuesday, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM MOPS Are you a mother of young children (birth-kindergarten) looking for other mom friends to connect with? MOPS is the place for you! Our meetings consist of brunch, speakers, creative activities and small group discussions that allow us to support each other through the journey of motherhood. Are you a mother of young children (birth-kindergarten) looking for other mom friends to connect with? MOPS is the place for you! Our meetings consist of brunch, speakers, creative activities, and small group discussions that allow us to support each other through the journey of motherhood. The Grove Church, 8585 Rice Lake Road, Maple Grove, MN 55369 http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/adult/women/mops Dec 12 December 12 Tuesday 9:30 AM Tuesday, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Becoming Women of Prayer Join other women for a time of prayer and support. You are welcome to come weekly or drop in whenever you can. Jeanne Laitinen's home http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/care/prayer Dec 12 December 12 Tuesday 6:30 PM Tuesday, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM GriefShare GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences: grieving. You’ll gain access to valuable resources to help you recover from your loss and rebuild your life. COST: $20 The Grove Kid Zone http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/care/group-support Dec 13 December 13 Wednesday 6:00 AM Wednesday, 6:00 AM - 7:30 AM Men's Bible Study Join other men as we dive deeper into God's Word to challenge and encourage one another. Topics will vary. The Grove Church, 8585 Rice Lake Road, Maple Grove, MN 55369 http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/adult/men/bible-study Dec 13 December 13 Wednesday 6:15 AM Wednesday, 6:15 AM - 7:15 AM FUEL Guys' Bible Study Any high school guy is invited to hang at McDonalds as we enjoy great laughs and conversation around life and God’s Word. Every first timer receives a free meal of their choice! Contact Pastor Zach with any questions. McDonald's, 13595 83rd Way N, Maple Grove, MN 55369 http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/highschool/weekly-events Dec 17 December 17 Sunday 8:00 AM Sunday, 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Community: Sonrise A gathering of like-minded early risers, married or single, wanting to connect as they study God's Word, support one another and pray. Join us at 7:45am for coffee fellowship before class. The Grove Youth Room http://mygrovechurch.org/ministries/adult/abf Dec 17 December 17 Sunday 9:00 AM Sunday, 9:00 AM - 10:10 AM Community: Proverbs & Business In this study for business owners/leaders (and their spouses), learn six core wisdom topics from Proverbs and apply them to your role as a business owner/leader in the marketplace. The Grove Room 245 http://www.mygrovechurch.org/ministries/adult/abf Dec 17 December 17 Sunday 9:00 AM Sunday, 9:00 AM - 10:10 AM WORSHIP SERVICE Our 70-minute multigenerational worship services are lively and casual in nature. We incorporate modern music from today's top worship artists,as well as hymns rearranged in contemporary ways\; all with the goal of connecting our hearts with God and giving us the opportunity toconsider his truth for our everyday living. Maple Grove Evangelical Free Church http://mgefc.org/about + view all events Sign up for a weekly email reminder to check the most recent Grove News.