Women’s Outreach and Fellowship – Annual Report

At Grace Point we have a stellar group of ladies who work tirelessly to advance the Gospel in very tangible ways. Our Women’s Outreach & Fellowship group has been working over the last 12-18 months creating, quilting, collecting and assembling thousands of items that are given out and used by local, regional, and global ministries.

Here’s a snapshot of their work in 2018-19.

Outreach Projects:
  • Child Evangelism Fellowship (C.E.F.)
    • 2000 “wordless” key chains
    • 14 Baby quilts (Florida fire)
    • 9 Flannel sheets (Florida fire)
    • 6 Blankets (Florida fire)
    • 3 Comforters (Florida fire)
    • 18 Knitted blankets (Christmas)
    • 59 Small toys/stuffed animals (awards)
  • Converge Panama City ~ Nate/Jendi Korpi
    • 12 Bookmarks: Walk By Faith
    • 17 C.O.F.F.E.E. hangings
  • Esperanza Medical Center
    • 820 Christmas ornaments: small nativity, foam crosses, JESUS stockings on magnets
    • 16 Foam nativity scenes (Christmas)
    • 215 Sheep: Trust in the Lord
    • 630 Easter crosses
    • 510 Bookmarks
    • 175 Hearts: Jesus Loves Me
    • 112 C.O.F.F.E.E. with John 3:16
    • 22 Travel toiletry packs made
    • 11 Knitted baby blankets
    • 11 Pair knitted baby booties
    • 20 Knitted baby hats
    • 22 Baby quilts
    • 256 Children’s books donated to their library
    • 2 Large coloring books
    • 24 Puzzles
    • Toured facilities (Tara Mothersbaugh)
    • 989 Children’s books (Collected from GP’s VBS Kids)
    • $474 donated by VBS kids (Collected from GP’s VBS Kids)
  • Good Shepherd Ministry (Christmas Cheer)
    • 50 Coffee cans filled with cookies
    • 50 Candy favors
    • 25 Sunshine bags
    • 7 Walker bags
    • 29 Lap robes
    • 17 Knitted slippers
    • 3 Knitted shoulder wraps
    • 22 Men’s white tube socks
    • 131 Assorted Sunshine Bag articles: shampoos, soap, wash cloths
    • 19 Toys/games/stuffed animals
    • 773 Christmas cards/envelopes (new)
  • Philadelphia Bible Clubs
    • 275 Bell Christmas party favors
    • 55 Jewelry in boxes
    • 6 Assorted Christmas decorations
    • 105 Misc. household gifts/ornaments
    • 24 Baskets of travel/cosmetics/gifts
    • 19 Sets of knitted matching hats/scarves (Beverly Weir)
    • 7 Toys/books/puzzles
    • 1 Box assorted snacks for volunteers
Grace Point Related Ministries
  • On Eagles’ Wings
    • 38 Fall favors (foam)
    • 30 Christmas favors (foam nativity)
    • 30 Winter favors: snowmen
    • 26 Easter cross favors
    • 31 Summer patriotic favors
    • 17 Summer favors (foam strawberries w/tea bags)
  • Quilting
    • 75 Quilts for kids
    • 1 Crochet baby blanket
    • 29 Handmade stuffed animals
    • 32 Crocheted baby booties
    • 35 Crocheted baby hats
  • Vacation Bible School
    • 1200 Bible verses cut/holes punched (2018)
    • 120 Pac Man decorations cut (2019)
    • 310 “Ghosts” decorations cut (2019)
  • One Winter Night
    • 24 Rolls of ribbon cut into 12” pieces
  • Young At Heart (Valentine’s Dinner/Evening)
    • 40 Valentine table decorations
  • $62 collected and given in memory of Pearl Fulton to Good Shepherd Ministry
  • Love Gifts Given ($350 total)
    • Jendi Korpi
    • Abby S. (GP Missionary)
    • Joan Zeberlein
    • Eileen and Allison Sarver (Panera Gift Card)
  • 9 Meetings/36 hours
  • 1 Summer Party/4 hours of fun!
  • 8 Quilting workshops/32 hours

Countless hours of homework and sewing at home!

Total Items: 9,629 made or collected

Thank you to Lori Wilson and our Women’s Outreach & Fellowship team! They do amazing work and bless countless others through their ministry!

To learn more about Women’s Outreach & Fellowship, visit the Women’s Ministry page on our website (look under What We Offer) or contact Lori Wilson at lefty31@comcast.net.

New Stewardship Class this Fall – God Owns It All

God Owns It All: Transform your fear and confusion about finances into confidence and peace.

Ever wonder about God’s view of money?

Join us for God Owns It All as we explore Biblical, financial principles that will equip you and those you love to approach money management and financial planning with increasing freedom, generosity, contentment, and confidence. With over four decades of experience in the financial-services industry, Ron Blue (via DVD) presents financial principles that are affirmed by the authority of Scripture and tested by the marketplace. He knows that God’s principles work and are needed in our finances.

Wednesdays, 6:30-7:45pm, for six weeks starting Wednesday, September 19.

Sign-ups available at our Next Steps Area after Labor Day and online registration will be coming soon. Visit gracepointpa.org/events.

Questions? Contact Keith Brown (kbrown@gracepointpa.org) or Ken Kovalik (kkovalik@gracepointpa.org).