2021 Calendar of Events

January

3 Baptism Sunday

5 GLCS 1st Day of School

6 Ignite

11 CCC 1st Day of Classes

17 Sanctity of Life Sunday

18 MLK Day – No School/Church Office Closed

25 E-Con (ABSC)

29 GLCS Homecoming

February

3 Ignite

7 Baptism Sunday; Lord’s Supper; Youth Super Bowl Party

8 New Member Connection

14 Membership Sunday 

14 Valentine’s Banquet, 1-3 PM

15 President’s Day – No School

March

3 Ignite

3-6 CCC ACCA National Tournament Joplin, MO

7 Baptism Sunday

10-13 CCC NCCAA National Tournament Joplin, MO

13 Women’s Conference (ABSC)

14 Annie Armstrong Offering; Daylight Saving Time Begins

19 Father/Son Activity

22-26 Spring Break

April

2 Good Friday – No School; Good Friday Worship Service

4 Resurrection Sunday

5 New Member Connection

7 Ignite

9-10 Men’s Retreat

10 Baby Dedication Service, 5 PM

11 Baptism Sunday; Membership Sunday

16 Mother/Daughter Activity

23 GLCS Sports Banquet

May

2 Baptism Sunday; Lord’s Supper, 5 PM

4 GLCS Open House

5 Ignite

6 National Day of Prayer; CCC Ordination, 6 PM

7 CCC Graduation, 6 PM

9 Mother’s Day

11 K5 Graduation

13 GLCS Award Ceremony

15 GLCS High School Graduation

31 Annual Memorial Day Picnic

June

2 Ignite

6 Baptism Sunday 

13 29th Anniversary

20 Father’s Day

21 New Member Connection

27 Membership Sunday

July

4 Independence Day; Baptism Sunday

7 Ignite

27-30 Teen Revolution, Hot Springs

August

1 Baptism Sunday

4 Ignite

5-6 Staff Retreat

8 Teen Affirmation/Promotion Sunday; Lord’s Supper, 5 PM; Spanish Church 19th Anniversary

12 GLCS 1st Day of School

16 New Member Connection

19 CCC 1st Day of Classes

22 Membership Sunday

September

1 Ignite

5 Baptism Sunday

6 Labor Day – No School/Church Office Closed

11 Youth Progressive Dinner

12 Dixie Jackson Offering Sunday

24-25 Couples Retreat

October

2 Acts 1:8 Mission Trip, Russellville, AR (ABSC)

3 Baptism Sunday

6 Ignite

10-13 Missions Revival

18 New Member Connection

24 Membership Sunday

25-27 ASBC State Convention

30 Trunk or Treat

November

3 Ignite

7 Baptism Sunday; Lord’s Supper, 5 PM; National Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church; Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Drop Off Sunday; Daylight Saving Time Ends

14 Gideon International Sunday

22-26 GLCS Thanksgiving Break

25 Thanksgiving Day Feast

December

1 Ignite

2 GLCS Elementary Christmas Program

5 Baptism Sunday; Lottie Moon Offering Sunday

6 New Member Connection

11 MAD House Christmas Party

12 Membership Sunday

12/17-1/3 GLCS Christmas Break