Posts from May 2016

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Garden Grove Assistance League Ran Nacho Stand at Strawberry Festival

by Charles Goh

The Garden Grove Assistance League ran a fund-raising nacho stand at the 2016 Garden Grove Strawberry Festival. The Assistance League is active in helping anyone who is in need of aid, whether struggling with homelessness, poverty, or underprivileged children, the Assistance League is there to lend a helping hand. The Assistance League operates a thrift […]

World Day of Prayer: A Word of Thanks

by Charles Goh

Dear Friends, A belated thank you! Thanks to all who participated in the potluck dinner and prayer service for World Day of Prayer. This was a Congregations Coordinating Council (CCC) sponsored event – Traditional English, Contemporary, Korean, Samoan and Vietnamese language services, and the Mar Thoma congregation all participated.  $336 offering was sent to the World Day […]

34th Annual Choir School, June 27th thru July 1st.

by Charles Goh

34th Annual Choir School, June 27th-July 1st, 2016. Summer Choir School provides group singing and instruction, recreation periods, and special classes on some instruments you may or may not have played before. It will be 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – (with swimming Monday-Wednesday and Dinner & a Movie Thursday from 2:30-5:00 p.m.). There will be a Concert Friday 7:00 p.m. Choir School is for […]

Vacation Bible School 2016, July 25th thru 29th.

by Charles Goh

This year’s theme for Vacation Bible School (VBS) is “Surf Shack: Catch the Wave of God’s Amazing Love!” Students will play the roles of surfers as they discover stories from the Bible and interact with God’s Word and the amazing world which God created for all of us. When: VBS will be from July 25th […]

GGUMC E-News Update for May 26th, 2016

by Charles Goh

Sunday, May 29th To get to church this Sunday you must take Stanford east from Brookhurst, Nutwood, or Nelson to Main St., turn right on Main and then right into the church parking lot.  If there are police or cadets inform them that you are going to church at the United Methodist Church and they […]

“Scraps” Youth E-News Update

by Charles Goh

Dear Youth, Parents, and Volunteers, I hope everyone is enjoying school almost ending. I know AUHSD only has 2 1/2 more days. This Sunday May 29th we will be having a BBQ pool party at Jason Springer’s house 1-4 pm. His address is: 148 N Trevor St. Anaheim, Ca 92806. Please meet there. Please note that I […]

GGUMC E-News for May 19th, 2016

by Charles Goh

Sunday, May 22nd 9:30 a.m. – Rev. Dr. Bau Dang’s Sermon will be “A New Creation”using the Scripture 2 Corinthians 5:14-21. We will kick off an exciting new Organ Drive in honor of the 50thyear of our church organ and the 50th anniversary of Norberto Guinaldo’s residency as our church organist.  John Yokoyama a 13-year-old organist […]

GGUMC E-News for May 12, 2016

by Charles Goh

Sunday, May 15th – Pentecost! 9:30 a.m. – Pastor Toné Tosi’s message will be “Celebrate the First Fruits from the Spirit” using the Scripture Acts 2: 1-12. The Samoan Choir and a soloist from the Korean congregation will sing. Rev. Dr. Bau Dang has been at the General Conference of the United Methodist Church in Portland, […]

Memorial for Carolyn Sue Worthen, June 26th, 6:00 pm.

by Charles Goh

Carolyn Worthen past away on Wednesday, April 20th. A Memorial Service is planned for Sunday, June 26th at 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary followed by a reception in Acker Hall. Carolyn will be remembered as a beloved long-time member of Garden Grove United Methodist Church. Carolyn served as a faithful singer in the Chancel Choir […]

Pentecost Sunday is May 15th

by Charles Goh

This years Pentecost Sunday Worship, May 15th, 2016, 9:30 a.m., will be celebrated as a Multi-Congregational event. Rev. Vergase of the Mar Thoma Church will take part, as well as Rev. Park of the Korean Ministry. Pastor Toné Tosi, of our Samoan Congregation will be preaching. Our Vietnamese Ministry will also be attending. Let’s all […]