Created by God
March 15 - 17
This study of human sexuality with a Christian foundation is for 5th & 6th graders and celebrates the fact that we have each been wonderfully created by God. The weekend will be a Thursday parent meeting (7-8pm), Friday student session (6-9pm), and Saturday student session (9am-2pm) with parents joining us beginning at 12:30pm. More information & register by contacting Rev. Susan Pinson.
Spiritual Life Retreat
March 16 - 18, Camp Pinnacle
Spiritual formation and a weekend of fun open to youth 8th grade and up. Cost is $120 with a sibling discount of $105 each. More information & register by contacting Rev. Blair Setnor.
Children's Concert Series - Be Our Guest: A Disney Cabaret
Sunday, March 18, 4:00 p.m., Sanctuary
Join singer Cynthia Shepherd and pianist Jim Gibson perform Disney classics. Open to all ages and the community. Both kids and grownups are invited to wear their favorite Disney character costume to the event. Admission is $10/person or $30/family. All proceeds support Glenn School for Young Children. Tickets available here.
March 24, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
All are welcome to this free afternoon of Easter fun - community-wide Egg Hunt at 4:00 p.m., games, face painting, bouncies, food and more. Parking available at Emory’s Fishbourne deck. Please bring a box of cereal or canned goods as a donation for Intown Food Pantry. Donations needed of trinkets & candy (nut-free) to fill Easter eggs - pick up empty eggs outside Susan Pinson's office – Room 307, Church School Building. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Sign-up here. Contact Rev. Susan Pinson.
Holy Week and Easter Services
March 25 - April 1
Join us for Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and Easter Sunday services. Learn more here.
FriendShip Group: Lunch & Dr. Bruce Cauthen’s Reflections on Discovering His African Heritage
Tuesday, March 27, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., YAAB
Join the older adults for a fascinating lunch and learn: “I have been immersed in an extensive research project which analyzes the social construction of race in colonial South Carolina. The study is historical, biographical, socio-cultural, and…at its heart…genealogical.” $5 for lunch. RSVP with Rev. Susan Pinson.
Fostering Understanding on Immigration
Wednesdays, March 28 and April 4, 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Wesley Fellowship Room
Join with Connor Bell and Jad Taylor, Candler interns, for a two-week conversation around the immigrant detention system in the United States. No matter your perspective or level of understanding, you are invited to participate in the conversation.
Youth Choirs and Alumni Spring Concert: “God is Our Refuge and Strength”
Saturday, April 14, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Sanctuary
Youth choir alumni will return to Glenn to combine with the current youth choirs for Wes Griffin's final spring concert as director. Come and hear wonderful choral anthems and selections from past youth musicals, ranging from Antonio Vivaldi to Andrew Lloyd Webber. Admission is free. An offering will be taken to support youth choir tours. Following the concert, all are invited to a dessert reception in the Ward Fellowship Hall to celebrate Wes's retirement and years of service to Glenn.
April 20-22, Lake Junaluska, NC (registration & deposit due by March 15)
Be a part of the Glenn Church tradition of the “Junaluska Jaunt” to the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. We are within steps of the beautiful mountain lake, 2.5 mile walking path, a brand-new playground, tennis and shuffleboard courts, and more! Enjoy family time, get to know other Glenn families, and explore the quaint mountain town of Waynesville. Recommended donation is $100 per adult and $50 per child (max $275 per family) – includes two nights, all meals on Saturday, and breakfast on Sunday. Scholarship subsidies available – just ask. RSVP & submit payment by clicking on the form below. Or mail/drop off a check to the church office, memo: Family Retreat.
6th Annual Arts & Eats Fundraiser
May 6, 4:00 - 7:00 p.m., "The Garage" at Monday Night Brewing
Arts & Eats is an annual fundraiser that fully funds Glenn's Snack in a Backpack program and helps Intown Collaborative Ministries serve over 1,200 low-income families and homeless neighbors each year. Show your support for these two ministries by purchasing tickets and inviting your friends to attend! Tickets are $100 per person and you can purchase them here. Enjoy food, silent and live auctions, entertainment and a wall of wine. Contact Deborah Marlowe with questions.
Vacation Bible School and InTown Youth Mission - Register Now!
Summer Camp - Register Now!
June 11 - July 27, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
This is a six-week camp program offered for 3 year olds through rising 5th graders. Cost is $130 per child per session. Learn more here.