Two Year
Ministry Plan

Matt Williams along with several other staff members, presented a series of ideas that will impact our ministry for the next two years. These ministry initiatives are shaped by our core values, the foundational pillars of discipleship. The plan is called We Choose, because every effective ministry plan centers around strategic choices.

View our ministry plan

Updates

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Forge Retreats Spark Life Change in High School Students

April 15, 2021

After most of our students retreats last year got cancelled due to the pandemic, we were overjoyed to be able to host retreats for all our high school students this spring! Over 500 students and small group leaders participated in our high school retreats

Easter Baptisms
58 Members Baptized Across Campuses on Easter Sunday

April 7, 2021

As we celebrated the resurrection of Christ this Easter Sunday, we also had the opportunity to rejoice with 58 members of Grace who were baptized across all of our campuses.

Marriage Matters
Couples Grow in Oneness Through Marriage Matters

April 7, 2021

Over the six weeks before Easter, over 1,000 people participated in Marriage Matters: From Conflict to Connection. This class, taught by David and Ruthie Delk, was designed to help couples not only understand the root of their conflict, but also to point

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Grace Church Kids Celebrates Seder

March 31, 2021

Every year, the weekend before Easter, Grace Church Kids celebrates Seder with our Camp Grace students (grades 1-4). This celebration involves not only a lesson explaining the significance of Passover, but the children also get to participate in an actual

Re:Generation
Re:Gen Offers Care and Hope To Those Struggling with Addiction

March 29, 2021

An important facet of our Care & Recovery ministry at Grace Church is re:generation. Re:generation is a 12-step discipleship process oriented around life change and hope through the application of God’s Word.

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Nicaragua Video Update

March 18, 2021

One of our partner organizations is Christ for the City International in Nicaragua. They have been working hard, along with local churches, to support the countless individuals who have been affected by the pandemic as well as recent hurricanes. Although

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Partnering with Hunger Corp in Puerto Rico

March 10, 2021

One of our partners in Puerto Rico is Hunger Corp—a local Christian nonprofit organization that works to rebuild Puerto Rico well after natural disasters in a way that brings dignity to those who have experienced loss. Over the past two years, Grace has s

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The Gospel Knows No Limits | Virtual Ministry in Nicaragua

March 9, 2021

Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have been unable to send our usual mission teams to our outreach partners in Nicaragua. Thankfully, we have been able to pivot to virtual connections—proving that the fruitfulness of the gospel cannot be limited.

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Mosaic Offers New Curriculum for Individuals with Special Needs

March 9, 2021

Mosaic—our special needs and disabilities ministry—has some exciting new curriculum offerings for our Mosaic families. We recently had our first group of ladies complete Mosaic Ezer, a six-week curriculum designed for women who have special needs. These w

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10-year Anniversary of Downtown Restoration

February 22, 2021

God has provided buildings for Grace Church in unique and amazing ways throughout our history. 10 years ago, we began to restore the building that is now Grace Downtown. This historic building was originally constructed as First Baptist Church in 1854 on

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Get to Know Grace Staff: Scott Freeman, Pastor of Biblical Community

February 17, 2021

We have staff members in both central roles and campus staff roles all over the Upstate! We want you to get to know some of them as you stay updated on the life of our church. Click below to learn about our pastor of biblical community, Scott Freema…

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Travelers Rest Building Project Underway

February 10, 2021

Our Travelers Rest campus has an exciting new building project in the works! We were recently able to purchase a 110,462 square foot building in northern Greenville County. The building is in the process of being renovated, and various spaces will b…

1 Peter
Grace Institute | 1 Peter

February 8, 2021

This month, over 500 participants finished Grace’s Institute class on 1 Peter, taught by Bill White. In this challenging, homework-intensive course, members learned how to study the Bible closely and apply the truths of 1 Peter to their lives. Here’…

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Grace Church Kids Prayer Calendars Available for Families

February 1, 2021

We all know that developing the spiritual discipline of prayer is challenging—even for the most mature adults. This year, Grace Church Kids has provided an exciting new way for our kids and families to engage in prayer. The Grace Church Kids 2021 Pr…

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MLK Service Day

January 26, 2021

We are so thankful that all of our campuses are constantly looking for ways to serve their communities. Earlier this month, while many of us enjoyed a day off on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, our folks in Spartanburg were busy serving Project Hope—on…

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Campuses Serve and Support Medical Professionals in the Upstate

January 25, 2021

The recent rise in COVID-19 cases has certainly put a strain on our healthcare system, and doctors, nurses, and first responders are bearing the brunt of the physical, mental, and emotional load. One way our Travelers Rest campus has sought to serve…

Outreach
Outreach Supports Community Members Facing Eviction

January 22, 2021

Last week, Grace Church had the opportunity to come alongside a group of people in our community who were facing eviction. When the Economy Inn on Augusta Road was condemned, the Greenville Homeless Alliance asked for our help, and we were able to w…

Comeback Stories
Comeback Stories Prompts Positive Responses

January 13, 2021

JUMPSTART—one of our ministry partners—recently published a devotional for inmates in the South Carolina prison system. Comeback Stories: A Prisoner No More tells the stories of 30 men and women whose lives were transformed by the gospel while they …