We Choose

Two Year
Ministry Plan

Our We Choose ministry initiative is shaped by our Core Values, the foundational pillars of discipleship. It also represents the strategic way we budget, allocate, discuss, raise, and spend resources in a manner that will help us accomplish the mission God has given us. We are excited to share these updates of how we have seen discipleship in the context of community flourish through our current We Choose plan—check back soon for our new 2022-2023 Ministry Plan!

View our 2019-2020 Ministry Plan

Updates

She is Safe

Culturally Engaged

Serving Partner Kristin Fisher | She Is Safe

January 11, 2022

Grace currently has three serving partners—covenant members who serve full-time in missions and are actively involved at Grace Church. One of these partners is Kristin Fisher, a member of the …

Foster and Adopt

Ministry Focused

Foster & Adopt Year-End Update

January 3, 2022

Our Foster & Adopt ministry has been active all year serving foster and adoptive families, biological families, DSS workers, and guardians ad litem in many different ways. As we transition …

Israel

Culturally Engaged

New Outreach Partnership in Israel

December 15, 2021

Grace has partnered with many churches and faith-based organizations around the world, and we are excited to announce a new partnership with fellow believers in Israel. Over the past few …

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Ministry Focused

Worship Culture Celebrates Volunteers with Live Album Recording

December 9, 2021

Across all of our campuses, volunteer worship and audio visuals teams serve every week to create a worshipful environment for our congregations. This December, as a special “thank you” to …

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Culturally Engaged

International Outreach Update: Fall 2021

November 29, 2021

The last two years have presented a wealth of difficulty, and with travel restrictions, supporting our outreach partners around the globe has been a challenge. While we’ve been able to …

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Culturally Engaged

Community Groups work through Race, Justice & the Scriptures

November 29, 2021

At Grace Church, our mission is to make disciples, and our efforts are strategically directed to guide members through life in a lost culture. Whether relationships, jobs, or mundane day-to-day …

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Culturally Engaged

First Impact Student Overnight in Allendale

November 10, 2021

Since 2009, Grace has worked to build partnerships in Allendale, a county in our state that has faced significant economic struggles. One of the primary ways Grace supports local churches …

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Ministry Focused

Natural Burial | Shepherding through Grief

October 29, 2021

Walking through the death of a loved one is a complicated and difficult time. As a church, Grace feels responsible to shepherd members during this process, specifically through natural burial. …

espanol

Ministry Focused

Español Update

October 25, 2021

Since its beginning, Grace Church has been on a mission to make disciples in local communities, which has led to multiple congregations worshipping in different buildings across the Upstate. One …

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Ministry Focused

Fall Classic 2021

October 15, 2021

Each year in Grace Student Ministry, leadership and staff strategically plan time outside of regular meetings for students to bond together as a group. While these retreats certainly include fun …

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Relationally Connected

Grace NEXT Equips College Students

October 8, 2021

Transitioning from high school to adulthood is a challenging time for many, and for believers, a supportive community rooted in the local church is essential. Located near several universities and …

TR

Prayerfully Dependent

First Services Held at New Travelers Rest Building

September 30, 2021

Each campus has its own unique journey, and Travelers Rest is no exception. In 2017, our TR campus launched at Travelers Rest High School with a faithful core of dedicated …

Foster & Adopt

Culturally Engaged

Equipping Members to Move Towards Fostering, Adoption, and Guardian Ad Litem Advocacy

September 24, 2021

This past month, our Foster & Adopt ministry hosted an informational session where our church body could learn more about fostering, adoption, and advocating as a guardian ad litem. Many …

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Biblically Oriented

Celebrating Baptism

September 21, 2021

As Grace ministries and community groups have geared up for the fall over the past few weeks, we have also had the opportunity to rejoice with nearly 50 members of …

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Culturally Engaged

Serving Partner David Miller | Child Freedom Coalition

September 10, 2021

Grace currently has three serving partners—covenant members who serve full-time in missions and are actively involved at Grace Church.

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Culturally Engaged

Ken and Doris Bickel Return to Nicaragua

September 1, 2021

Ken and Doris Bickel are members at Grace’s Downtown campus, and they have been going on mission trips to Nicaragua since 2012. They’re excited to be leaving for yet another …

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Courageously Generous

Tangible Care for the Community | Health Screening Day

September 1, 2021

Last month, Grace offered a Health Screening Day at our Taylors campus. This event was open to the community, and several medical volunteers came out to provide screenings such as …

Ascend

Ministry Focused

Kids and Teens Experience Healing Through Ascend

August 23, 2021

Over the summer, Grace was able to host two Ascend summer camps—one at our Powdersville campus and one at Pelham. Ascend is a week-long program for children and teens who …