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Easter Celebration

One of the most important events in all of history is the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. We took the sunday to celebrate the fact that our Lord is risen and he is seated at the right hand of God! Led by our own Pastoral Resident, Jillian Caranto, we had the joy of having…

Christmas Party

This past Christmas, we here at Grace Life celebrated the Birth of our savior Jesus Christ. Of course we recognize that Christmas isn’t literally the time in which Christ was born but a time in which we remember his birth, the importance of it, and the eternal ramifications through it. This year we had four…

Thanksgiving Celebration

This past Sunday over at Grace Life we celebrated Thanksgiving. By the coordination and planning of our Pastoral Resident Jillian Caranto we had an amazing celebration! We’re blessed to be able to have people from a multitude of background, ethnicity, and ages participating in our worship service! We heard special music including piano, banjo and…

Beach Day

Last Sunday, we had our 1st annual family beach day at Huntington State Beach. With an attendance of over 70 and starting at 10am our group heard messages from Anthony Walton and Jillian Caranto. We worshipped together by the direction of our worship director Brigina Walton, then enjoyed fellowship with food, conversation, laughter, games, and…

Family Day

This past Sunday three of GCI’s SoCal congregations; Grace life, New Hope, and Grace Communion Fellowship came together to have a family day at the park! Now becoming a tradition these three churches gather, enjoy a huge potluck, play games, and worship together and acknowledge that we all may be in different churches but we…

Cinco de Mayo Celebration!

This past Sunday we celebrated Cinco de Mayo here at Grace Life. Led by our own Paul Tellez we were taken through the history of how this day came to be. We heard from Esther Escobedo as well as Victor Marquez Jr, about their own experiences with this holiday and how their heritage has been…

Black History Celebration

Last sunday we here at Gracelife enjoyed in our annual black history month celebration. Directed by Neil Earle, and with the help of the congregation we had a total of 92 people in attendance. With readings from the book Parting The Waters by Taylor Branch, Grace life was able to peer into the late 50’s…

Christmas Party

Last Sunday here at GCI Glendora we enjoyed our Christmas party. For our main service in place of a sermon we had a “Readers Theater” which was written by Rick Shallenberger. The Reader Theater was the story of Jesus’ birth told from multple perspectives ranging from Joseph to a Shepard to Jacob . Each perspective…

Ohio Mission Trip

Ohio Mission Trip June 14 – June 27 Myself and eight other members across five GCI churches came together for two weeks to help serve Dustin Lampe’s church, Christ Fellowship Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. Led by Janet Morrison from GCI Glendora, from June 14 until June 27 all nine of us gave our time and…

Grace Life Members at SEP SoCal as Staff and Campers

Several Grace Life members (adult and children) attended the SEP SoCal (July 3-9, 2016) as staff and campers at Pine Valley in San Diego, CA. The theme of the camp this year is “Celebrating the Grip of Grace.” Let us pray for the camp directors, Mark and Anne Stapleton, the staff and campers. Let us…