Schedule of Events

Monday, April 28 @ 7:00 p.m. in MTH
ECO Information Meeting with ECO Executive, Rev. Dr. Dana Allin

Join the Session to hear more about the ECO denomination, core theology and the passion for exciting opportunities for churches in this denomination.

Sunday, May 4 @ 10:15 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in MTH
Town Hall meetings with the Staff Leadership Team and Session Panel

The Grace leadership staff and some members of the session will share their views and answer your questions about joining ECO. These meetings are built around our regular worship and child care schedule. The 12:30 p.m. meeting will include lunch. The meetings are the same in terms of format and content – there is no need to attend both meetings.

Sunday, May 18 @ 10:15 a.m. in the Sanctuary
Town Hall meeting with representatives from ECO, PC(USA) and our church leadership

The panel will be discussing their views and answering your questions on the two denominations. This meeting will follow a single combined worship service at 9:00 a.m.

Sunday, June 1 – Congregational Meeting and Vote
9:00 a.m. Combined worship service in the Sanctuary
10:30 a.m. Congregational Meeting to vote in favor of joining ECO.

Monday, June 2 @ 6:30 p.m. in the Founders’ Chapel
Prayer Service for the future of our church and God’s blessings among our congregation

What Can You Do?

  • Be in prayer for God’s will for the future of our congregation. The 40-Day Prayer Guide on our website can be a meaningful resource for your daily prayers.
  • Attend the events on April 28, May 4 and May 18.
  • Make it a priority to vote on June 1. A quorum of 30% of our membership and a two-thirds affirmative vote is required for the motion to join ECO to pass. You must be present to vote.
  • Vote in FAVOR of joining ECO.

Questions? Email the Discernment Serve Team at dst@gpch.org.