May 2022

Thank you for joining us today!  We are so glad to be worshipping together today! We hope this digital bulletin will help to keep you up to date on what’s happening in our little part of the Kingdom. If you are joining with us in-person today, we have reduced the seating capacity in the sanctuary to allow for more spacing between family groups.

Check Out Our New App

It is official! The old app is gone. Church Center, our new mobile app is one and only Foursquare app. Our new platform connects you to all the things you’re already a part of, making it even easier for you to engage and connect with our church family.

Get Connected to the Church Directory

If you would like access to our online church directory, click the button below and fill out the short form. After you fill out the form, keep an eye on your email for your access confirmation.

Check-In With Us

Wherever you are joining us from, and at whatever time, please let us know you worshipped with us today, by checking-in.

More Parking Options

As our sanctuary continues to fill, so does our parking lot. If you can, please utilize these other parking options to make room for guests.

Upcoming Events

Envelope Tree Fundraiser 

Looking for a way to support the kids and youth ministries? The envelope tree fundraiser is  great opportunity to help send children and youth to summer camp! It’s simple! Grab an envelope off the tree in the lobby, DOUBLE the amount on it, and over the next 2 weeks put it in the offering bucket or bring it to the table in the lobby! Thank you all for your support!

Holy Spirit Weekend

Come join us as we explore the purpose and presence of the Holy Spirit. We will meet at the church Friday, May 20th, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm and Saturday, May 21st, 8:30 am – 2:30 pm. There is no cost to you and it will include lunch. Please click the Register button below, by Wednesday, May 18th at 9:00 pm, in order to get signed up.

Love Gettysburg- TenderCare Pregnancy Centers-Gettysburg & Hanover

On Saturday, May 21st, we will be serving the Tender Care Pregnancy Centers in Gettysburg & Hanover.
We are planning to meet at Foursquare at 8:00 am

There is Spring clean up to be done at both locations, like weeding, mulching, flower beds, as well as some maintenance type things like cleaning gutters, scraping & painting, exterior windows to wash and pressure washing.

Register to join us and you’ll receive additional information for the day of the event. If you have any questions ahead of time, please contact Mike Resop at michaelresop@yahoo.com.

Thank you and we look forward to serving together.

Love Gettysburg- Olde Getty Place

On Saturday, June 18th, we will be serving the community with an Olde Getty Place Workday.

We are planning to meet at 8:00 am in the United Methodist Church Parking Lot (30 W. High Street, Gettysburg), and will be finishing up at noon.

We will be doing projects such as trash pickup, yard cleanup, and small outdoor projects.

Register to join us and you’ll receive additional information for the day of the event. 

Thank you and we look forward to serving together.

Men’s Breakfast

Our next Men’s Breakfast is Saturday July 11th at 8 am in the church cafe. We will share a time of worship, and a great in-house prepared breakfast.   

Our speaker is Dan Russell, probably one of the best wrestlers in US history, a former US Olympic Wrestling Coach and currently a USA Wrestling for Peace Ambassador.  USA Wrestling for Peace is a USA Wrestling initiative which addresses humanitarian needs around the world and brings together partners, resources and the wrestling mindset to take on our toughest challenges.  Come prepared to be inspired and hear amazing stories of how God is moving throughout the world using wrestling, a global sport that transcends borders and cultures.

The breakfast is Saturday, July 11th at 8 am upstairs in the café, and the cost is $8.  We need you to sign up, so we know how much food to prepare!

This is a great time to connect with other guys in the church. 

Baby Dedications

Baby Dedications are scheduled events to say to God before family and friends, that you dedicate your child to God.  We want to come along side you to encourage you and support you in this parenting journey.

These dedications generally take place on Sunday mornings between 1st & 2nd services.

If you would like to have your child dedicated, please use this link to complete the Baby Dedication Request Form and we will be in touch with more information regarding upcoming dates scheduled.

This is a very exciting moment!  We are thankful that we can join you on this journey.

Sign up for a group TODAY!

Spring groups have officially started! We believe that groups are one of the best ways to connect as a church family, and further your relationship with God.We have 3 different types of groups, with many options under each category. If you’re interested in learning more or signing up for a group, click the button below!

Joni & Friends Retreat

Sunday, July 31st – Friday, Aug 5th, we are taking a team to the Joni & Friends Family Retreat in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, to serve those with special needs/disabilities and their entire families.

This camp is held every year and these individuals and families have the opportunity to experience fun activities, find much-needed rest, as well as make meaningful connections with others that understand what it means to go through life with disabilities.

There will be lots of training for those serving.  Areas of service may be: working directly with individuals with special needs, helping and befriending a brother or sister that may feel overlooked at times, or on a team that makes things happen, like recreation, crafts, coffee bar, etc.

Register to get more information, but time is running out so don’t wait.

To attend this trip as a participant (camper) cost (8/1 – 8/5):
Family Cost:
$470 per person ages 12 and up
$370 per person ages 4 – 11
Ages 0 – 3 are free

The cost to serve as a volunteer (7/31 – 8/5) on this mission team is $550/volunteer.

For more information, please contact Mike or Cheryl Resop at michaelresop@yahoo.com, 717-253-6859.

SWAP – Kimball,West Virginia
August 15th-20th we are taking a team to serve low-income families in the area of Kimball West Virginia, helping to address the issues of sub-standard housing.

If you have any questions, please contact Andrew Durrschmidt at Andy@gbfoursquare.com or Chuck Philips at chuck650@icloud.com.

Register to get more information.

Joni & Friends Warrior Getaway

Sept 10th – 14th we are taking a team to serve at the Joni & Friends Warrior Getaway, located at Sandy Cove Retreat Center at the headwaters of the Chesapeake Bay.

This annual 5-day retreat is a time of respite and spiritual refreshment specifically designed for American servicemen and women. We will also serve the spouse and children of the warrior. They will be provided a wide range of accessible family activities, powerful speakers, one-on-one networking, and time in God’s Word.

There will be lots of training for those serving, but if you have any questions, please contact Mike or Cheryl Resop at michaelresop@yahoo.com, 717-253-6859.

The cost to serve on this mission team is $570/volunteer.

Register to get more information, but time is running out so don’t wait.

https://www.joniandfriends.org/event/maryland-warrior-getaway-2/

GLOBAL LEADERSHIP SUMMIT – 2022

Foursquare Gettysburg

EVERYONE HAS INFLUENCE

  • Get a unique blend of vision, inspiration, and skills you can immediately apply
  • Learn from a faculty representing multiple sectors and backgrounds
  • Leverage the Summit as a resource to transform yourself and community
  • Network with influencers in your community who are committed to living out God’s purposes in our world

The Global Leadership Summit is proud to bring you a high-quality, local experience at Gettysburg Foursquare Church, via live simulcast in HD, on Thursday-Friday, August 4-5, 2022.

The benefits of attending at our location include:

  • Networking opportunities with leaders from our community
  • Reduced cost and time spent on travel
  • Grow and learn with your team in a setting close to home

Gettysburg Foursquare members please:

  1. CLICK HERE to REGISTER
  2. enter Host Site code GLS22SVTEAM

Visitors to Gettysburg Foursquare kindly:

  1. click Guest of Foursquare
  2. enter Host Site code GLS22SVTEAM

Your Influence Matters! Sign up today!

We hope you’ll join us Aug 4 & 5.

Check-in will begin at 8:30am.

Connect

New to Foursquare?  A special welcome to you! Please use this link to complete a Connect Card and let us know about your visit.  We are so glad you decided to worship with us today and we would love to connect with you and walk with you on your journey with Jesus.

Do you have questions about how you can send contributions?

  • Mobile App (Apple, Android)
  • In-person during service
  • Give online through our website
  • Text to Give (text any dollar amount to 84321)
  • Mail (328 W. Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325)
  • Drop off in office Mon-Thurs, 10:00am – 4:00pm

For additional questions, contact: contributions@gbfoursquare.com. or call the church office (717-334-5410).

Grow

Kids Ministry (infant-6th grade)

Meet during both 8:30 & 10:30 am services. If you have a child in Kids’ Ministry and are not currently receiving the weekly updates with service content and information, please email shelly@gbfoursquare.com to make sure you are on the distribution list.

Youth Ministry (Grades 6th-12th)

Meets during our 10:30am service and begins in the sanctuary, with corporate worship. (No prior registration is required.)

Youth Group meets on Wednesdays at 7:00pm.   Come join the fun.

If you have a student in grades 6th-12th and are not currently receiving weekly messages regarding Youth Ministry vision and updates, please contact Manny Gonzalez at manny@gbfoursquare.com to stay connected.

Young Adults Ministry (Graduates – 20 Somethings)

Meets every Thursday @ 6:30 in the lower level. 

Foursquare Young Adults exists for those who have graduated high school and those who are in their 20’s. It is a place where young adults can build relationships with each other and grow together in Christ. Our desire is to provide a safe and loving place of community where the big questions of life and Christianity can be asked and answered. We believe that through relationship and discipleship our Young Adults will grow deeper and stronger in their faith, make a difference in their community, stand strong in our post-Christian culture, and share the Gospel boldly in their circles of influence.

For additional information email Veronica@gbfoursquare.com

Check-out Our Groups

Grow Groups

Small discipleship groups that meet throughout the week to help participants grow in their relationship with God. Many of these groups change seasonally.

Life Groups

Weekly small groups that meet around town to read their Bibles, hear from God and share together (life journaling).

Community Groups

Groups that meet over a common interest or activity (cycling, knitting, running, travel etc.

Serve

Join our Decor Team!

Do you enjoy decorating, creating, or have a keen eye for interior design? Join our decor team! You will meet together to discuss ideas and enjoy time decorating our building! If you’re interested in joining our decor team, please contact Loretta Nell at ljgeib15@gmail.com.

The Dream Team

Our mission is to build the church by each person fulfilling their calling and serving to make an eternal difference. Our win is a spiritually mature, passionate, relationship-connected and unified body of believers – humbly serving in their passions, effectively advancing the Kingdom, worshiping God with every single act of service, and walking in complete fulfillment of their purpose.

The Middle Street Cafe

Our cafe team is looking for volunteers to help at least one Sunday a month in the cafe. If that sounds like something you would be interested in, we are interested in you! For more information, contact Carolyn Miller at carolyn@gbfoursquare.com.

Production/Tech Team

If you are interested in Tech, the worship team is interested in you.  We will train you in all you need to know.  Reach out to Drew Myers for details, at drew@gbfoursquare.com

Volunteer in Foursquare Kids

Our kids ministry is a huge part of our church. It is a place where kids get to experience the love of God. The key to kids having a great time and growing in their relationship with God is awesome Volunteers that LOVE Jesus and LOVE Kids! if you have any interest in volunteering for our kids department, please click below to begin the process.

Worship Team

As Bob Kauflin says, worship leading is “leading others to encounter the greatness of God.” Is worshipping God a passion of yours? Are you a talented musician or vocalist? Do you like to encourage and motivate others to proclaim the gospel and live for God’s glory? If so, we would love for you to connect to our Worship team. For more information, contact Grace Savage at grace@gbfoursquare.com.

Go

Swisher Family’s Ministry to Scotland

As part of their sending church, find out how you can get involved in supporting the Swisher family and their mission to Scotland. Contact Pastor Nate at nate@gbfoursquare.com

The Track

F101

Want to learn more about who we are, what we believe, and how to get connected? Join us for Foursquare 101 (formerly Connection Track) Sunday, May 22nd, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm (during 2nd service), in Rm 207.

Please register by noon Monday, May 16th, so you have time to receive and complete any instructions prior to arriving to class.

F201

F201 is where you learn more about how to read your Bible and hear from God and how to get connected. Join us for our next Foursquare Track-F201 class coming soon!

 

F301

F301 gives you an opportunity to discover how God can use your personality and your gifts to fulfill your unique purpose. Join us for our next Foursquare Track-F301 class Sunday, June 26th, 10:30 am – 11:45 am (during 2nd service), in Rm 207.

Please register by Monday, June 20th, so you have time to receive and complete any instructions prior to arriving to class.

F401 (Go)

If you have already completed F101, F201 & F301*, you can now join us for F401. F401 is where you’ll learn more about the Holy Spirit and how we are empowered by Him to not only share the Gospel but to live out our everyday lives as well.  Join us for our next Foursquare Track-F401 class Sunday, June 12th 10:30 am – 11:45 am (during 2nd service), in Rm 207.

Please register by Wednesday, May 18th, so you have time to receive and complete any instructions prior to arriving to class.

*F101, F201, F301 are prerequisites to F401.

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Sundays: 8:30am, 10:30am
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Contact

(717) 334-5410
contact@foursquarechurch.info