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.


Kairos Interns

Ministry Focused

Kairos 2021—Meet the Interns (Part 1)

June 8, 2021

Check out these awesome summer interns! Be sure to say hi when you see them around. They’ll be with us until August, working with various ministries and campuses while serving …

Mosaic Attendees

Ministry Focused

Mosaic Events Create Caring Space for Families

June 3, 2021

Mosaic is our special needs and disabilities ministry, and our staff and volunteers do an amazing job supporting all our Mosaic families. Caring for a family member with a disability …

Puerto Rico Serving Team

Culturally Engaged

Puerto Rico Mission Trips | Update 1

June 1, 2021

This past month, 10 Grace Church members went on our first post-pandemic mission trip to Puerto Rico! We were thrilled to have our feet on the ground and be able …

Allendale Junior Staff

Culturally Engaged

Junior Staff Prepare for Camp Impact in Allendale County

May 27, 2021

As we prepare for another summer of ministry through Camp Impact in Allendale County, we were able to host a retreat for our Junior Staff! This year, our Junior Staff …

Spartanburg Campus Renovations

Ministry Focused

Spartanburg Campus Renovations Near Completion

May 24, 2021

With nine campuses across the Upstate, Grace Church is constantly growing and changing. We are excited to share some new renovations that are nearly complete at our Spartanburg campus! Construction …

Yard Work on Just Serve Day

Culturally Engaged

Tangible Care for the Community | Just Serve Day

May 20, 2021

For the past month, our campuses have been hosting Just Serve days and showing up to support local partners, community organizations, and members of Grace Church. Over 1,000 members served …

Chris Rivers Speaking at Creating a Culture of Discipleship Conference

Ministry Focused

Equip Conference 2021

May 12, 2021

This past month, we were able to host Equip: Creating a Culture of Discipleship—a two-day conference designed to provide fellow ministry leaders with training and resources that have helped us …

Senior Honor Map

Ministry Focused

Senior Honor Spring Update

May 11, 2021

Senior Honor is our elder care ministry, and we are excited to share that we are now partnering with nine different facilities across the Upstate—The Gardens (PL), The Woodlands at …

Girl Up GVL Meal

Courageously Generous

Missions Grants Recipients Update—Part 1

May 3, 2021

One facet of our Outreach ministry is Missions Grants. Missions Grants is a funding program that invites our members to apply for yearly grants of $1,000-2,500 to support specific projects …

Forge Retreat Worship

Ministry Focused

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 …

Marriage Matters Teaching Session

Relationally Connected

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 …

Easter Baptisms Participant

Biblically Oriented

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.

Kids Seder Meal

Ministry Focused

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, …


Ministry Focused

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 …

Nicaragua Virtual Meeting

Culturally Engaged

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 …

Puerto Rico Hunger Corp Rep

Culturally Engaged

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 …

Nicaragua Service

Culturally Engaged

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 …


Ministry Focused

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 …