GMCBC's Weekly Church Announcements

Regularly Scheduled Weekly Activities

  • Monday - Trustee Meeting - Monday's following the 2nd Sunday at 6:30 p.m. Deacon Meeting - Monday's following the 3rd Sunday at 6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday - Cub Scout/Boy Scout Ministry at 6:00 p.m. - Mt. Carmel’s Angels 1st & 3rd Tuesday's at 6:00 p.m. - Mass Choir Rehearsal at 7:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday - Mid-Day Bible Study at 10:30 a.m. - Mission meeting 3rd Wednesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. - Youth Workers meeting 1st Wednesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. - Prayer Service at 6:00 p.m. - Evening Bible Study at 6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday - Cherubim Choir Rehearsal at 5:30 p.m. - Girl Scout Ministry at 6:00 p.m. - Youth and Young Adult Rehearsal at 6:30 p.m. - Male Chorus Rehearsal on Thursday before 1st and 2nd Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
  • Friday - American Baptist Women Sisterhood 1st Friday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday - Saturday Church School at 9:00 a.m. - Deaconess meeting on Saturday before the 3rd Sunday at 10:00 a.m. - Saturday Feeding Ministry at 11:00 a.m.
  • Sunday - Church School at 9:30 a.m. Worship Service at 10:45 a.m. - Health & Wellness Ministry 3rd Sunday of the month - Popleon Foundation meeting 1st Sunday of the month

Week of Feb. 19, 2018

GMCBC Music Ministry Rehearsal Schedule for the week:

  • Tuesday, February 20th - 6:30 p.m. - Mass Choir
  • Thursday, February 22nd - 5:30 p.m. - Children's Choir
  • Thursday, February 22nd 6:30 p.m. – VOA Praise Ensemble


  • The Church Office will be closed Monday, February 19th – in observance of President’s Day.  Be safe and enjoy your day.
  • Come One! Come All!!  The Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity and the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, in conjunction with our Youth Ministry, will host an "Etiquette 101 Class" for the children and youth of our Church and our extended children and youth. The first class will be held on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 6:30 pm.  The second class will be held in March, where the students will practice what was learned.  All children, youth and parents are invited and encouraged to participate in this wonderful event.  For more information, please contact Sis. Dianne Pullen and Bro. Alonzo Johnson.
  •  GIRL SCOUT COOKIES - Girl Scouts are currently taking pre-orders for Girl Scout Cookies. There are eight delicious flavors for sale at $4.00 a box. Please help our Girl Scouts as they learn money management and business skills with the sale of Girl Scout Cookies. JOIN GIRL SCOUTS TODAY. IT'S NOT TOO LATE!!  

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February 19  – February 25, 2018       

Faithful Disciples 

  • Monday, Feb. 19 - "A Widow’s Son Restored to Life” (1 Kings 17:17-24)
  • Tuesday,  Feb. 20  - "A Widow’s son Raised by Jesus” (Luke 7:11-17)
  • Wednesday, Feb. 21 - "Caring for Widows and Orphans” (James 1:22-27)
  • Thursday, Feb. 22 - "Peter’s Healing Ministry” (Acts 5:12-16)
  • Friday, Feb. 23 - "Philip’s Preaching Ministry” (Acts 8:4-8)
  • Saturday, Feb. 24 - "The Healing of Aeneas” (Acts 9:32-35)
  • Sunday, Feb. 25 -  "A Disciple Full of Good Works” (Acts 9:36-43)

We encourage our members and friends to read and study God's Word daily to show thyself approved... 

Regular Church Announcements

General Announcements



Plan to attend Bible Study! Mid-Morning Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m.; Family Worship Hour is on Wednesday evenings. Prayer Service is at 6:00 p.m., followed by Bible Study for all ages at 6:30 p.m. Come and share with us this week.

All members born in the month of February are asked to sign the Birthday & Anniversary sheet on the bulletin board near the front office.

Forms for reserving the Fellowship Hall and/or any room in the Educational Annex are located in a special mail tray on the Clerk’s door. It is important that the forms are completed and turned in at least 7 days in advance of your event. Members are encouraged to use the form for all activities planned.

Sisters are invited and encouraged to travel with us to Prayer Lake Ministry Center in Lettsworth, LA for our Annual Sisterhood Retreat scheduled for March 16-17, 2018.  Registration for the retreat is $60 due by March 4, 2018.  Place your fee in the Church envelope and indicate that it is for the Retreat. If you desire to travel on the van, please inform Sisters Mary Wilkinson, Albertha Warren or Janifer Peters.  For additional information, please contact Sisters Mary Wilkinson or Albertha Warren.  We look forward to having you join us for a wonderful time of fellowship, learning, and spiritual healing.

Meeting Notices: In an effort to effectively accommodate all ministries of the church in regard to special meetings, please contact the church clerk at least seven (7) days in advance of the meeting. Your consideration and cooperation are appreciated.

NOTICE: All members requesting copies of you Income Tax Membership Giving forms please sign the request sheet on the bulletin board outside of the Church Office.

Anyone desiring to meet with Pastor Lowe may call the Church Office at 775-7372 to schedule an appointment. Appointment days are Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 

All announcements to be included in the Worship Folder must be submitted to the church clerk no later than the Tuesday 4:00 P. M. prior to that Sunday. Announcements must be placed in the tray outside the office door or email to

Intercessory Prayer List

I am the Lord that healeth thee . . . Exodus 15:26

Sis. Marian Brooks

Sis. Donna S. Brown

Sis. Gloria Brown

Bro. George Clark

Sis. Amelia Davis

Sis. Eula Davis

Sis. Lillie Evans

Bro. Raymond Hebert

Sis. Adrienne Hollins

Sis. Lucille Huggins

Sis. Albertha Johnson

Sis. Jestina Johnson

Bro. LoVaughn Lewis

Sis. Cloatiel Mills

Sis. Brenda Moncriffe

Sis. Carolyn Morris

Sis. Delores Plummer

Sis. Shirley Poche’

Sis. Joyce Polk

Bro. Carl E. Porter, Sr.

Sis. Alice Robinson

Sis. Dolores Reese-Robinson 

Bro. Larry and Sis. E’Liya Robinson

Sis. Cynthia Scott

Sis. Velma Smith

Sis. Sarah Starring

Bro. Richard Stemley

Sis. Eileen Taylor

Sis. Bonnie Thomas

Sis. Katie Vernon

Bro. Lawrence Vernon