Sunday, October 29th 

  • 9:30 a.m. – Rev. Dr. Bau Dang’s  sermon will be “Our True Worth” using the Scripture 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8.  This morning our special musical guest is Taylor Carol, Ray Woods’ former student at Dana Hills HS.  Taylor is a survivor of a  rare form of childhood Leukemia who found a home in the Dana Hills Choir.  There is much more to his story, and you won’t want to miss it!  Taylor will also sing “How Great Is Our God”.  For more information about Taylor, please visit
  • 11:30 a.m. – Vietnamese Worship in the Chapel.
  • 7:30 p.m. – Vietnamese Worship in the Chapel.

Coming Events

  • Saturday, November 4th, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. – Annual Holiday Bazaar in Acker Hall.  Hand crafted treasures for Fall and Winter Holidays.  Jams, Baked Goods, Gifts, Jewelry, Plants, & Vendors.  Holiday Luncheon 10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Chicken Salad Sandwiches, chips, fruit, Apple Cranberry Dessert, coffee, tea, and water, $8.00. Sally & Sandy will be selling Holiday Luncheon tickets on Sunday, October 22nd and 29th on the patio after worship.  All in a Festive Holiday Atmosphere!  Proceeds to benefit women and children here and around the world.
  • Saturday, December 2nd, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon – Come and help deck the hall, or Sanctuary as the case may be!  Get a jump-start on Christmas in the church.  Be part of the celebration!  Please bring rags.  Cider, coffee, and donuts will be served.  And remember, many hands make light work.
  • Saturday, December 9th, “How Great Is Our Joy” the Garden Grove United Methodist Church Chancel Choir’s 39th Annual Christmas Dinner and Concert.  Doors open 5:30 p.m., Dinner 6:00 p.m.  Adults $16, Children $8.  If you are unable to attend the dinner you can still attend the Concert for a freewill donation at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary.  Watch for more information.


  • Do you sing?  Play an instrument?  Have a trio, quartet, or other musical group you perform with?  Then we are looking for you! Pastor Bau would like to continue having Special Music year round, so if you or someone you know would like to provide music for our Worship service please contact Janine Ryder, or 714-534-1070, to sign up.  We have professional accompaniment available by Norberto.  We will have the Children and Youth Choirs singing on the 2nd and 3rd Sundays November through May so those Sundays are already covered.
  • Remember to look for the clipboard, on the counter in the office next to the Flower Calendar book, to sign up to be a Sunday Greeter! Greeters for November 26th and December are needed.  Signup in the office on the counter clipboard, or call the office at 714-534-1070.

Upcoming Meetings

  • Wednesday, November 1st, 9:30 a.m. – Trinity Circle Meeting at Faye Gregory’s.
  • Wednesday, November 1st, 7:00 p.m. – Congregations Coordinating Council (CCC) Meeting in the Lounge.
  • Tuesday, November 7th, 7:00 p.m. – Worship Commission Meetingin the Conference Room.
  • Wednesday, November 8th, 7:00 p.m. – Staff Parish Relations Committee Meeting in the Lounge.
  • Wednesday, November 15th, 6:30 p.m. – Finance Committee Meeting in the Lounge.

  • Vern Martin, longtime member, died on Wednesday, October 4th.  A service will be held here in the Sanctuary on Saturday, October 28th at 11:00 a.m. with a reception following in Acker Hall.



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