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At Gulf Coast Church we are committed to growing healthy families. Part of that commitment is rooted in the development of Christ-like qualities. We encourage you to find a place to get connected.

9:30 am        Worship Service

                           Nursery                   Infants-2 years 

                           Primary Church     Ages 3-Kindergarten  

                           Kids Church           Grades 1-5    

                              *All Kids classes meet in the Life Center


10:00 am       Ladies Prayer Group   

                       Prayer Room

6:30 pm         Men's Basketball  (every other Monday, resumes January 15)

                       Life Center


7:00 pm         Ladies Bible Study: LUKE: Gut-Level Compassion 

                       Sanctuary     *Childcare provided

7:00 pm         Men's Bible Study  (Recessed until June 4) 

                       Life Center


7:00 pm         Midweek Connection: Family Night          

                       Worship Center and Life Center 

men's Bible study

The Tuesday evening Men's Bible Study will be recessed for the next week: May 28. They will resume on June 4 at 7 pm in the Life Center.

all church workday

On Saturday, June 1 from 8 am to 12 pm we will meet together for our church Work Day. Many hands make light work, so come partner with us as we prepare the Lord's house and your church for ministry. Please sign up in the lobby. 

youth bowling event

Middle and High School students... meet at Treasure Lanes on Saturday, June 1 from 7-9 pm for lots of fun with friends! Cost is $15 per person (includes shoes). Sign up in the lobby. You may speak with Pastor Nic for more information.

promotion sunday

Help us celebrate our GC Kids on Promotion Sunday, June 2. Our awesome kids will be ministering in song during the morning service and then we will recognize our Primary and Elementary-aged students as they graduate up to their next class. You don't want to miss it! 

newcomers connection

If this is your first time at Gulf Coast Church or you are new for a few weeks, we invite you to a gathering on Sunday, June 2 at 6 pm at Mark & Karen Shilliday's home (6231 Notre Dame Terrace, North Port.) We will have a light meal and a chance to connect with other Christians. This is a great opportunity to meet our Pastors, learn a little about GCC and create some new friendships. Please sign up in the lobby so we can plan accordingly.

stand your ground Veterans Group

Our monthly Stand Your Ground Veterans Group is Saturday, June 8 at 11 am at the Olive Garden in Port Charlotte. Come discover God's strength to defeat the enemy and stand your ground! Please sign up in the lobby.

scuba vbs 2024

Interested in helping with Vacation Bible School this summer? Please add your name to the sign-up sheet in the lobby today! This exciting "Scuba" VBS will take place July 22-26 from 6:30-8:30 pm for kids ages 4 through 5th grade. Be a part of this awesome opportunity to serve Jesus and help reach the next generation for HIM! If you have any questions, please contact Valerie at

prayer partners

Would you like to be involved in praying for others as part of a team of prayer warriors? Our GC Prayer Request email is sent out randomly with specific needs that are made aware to us. Send us an email at or call the church office with your email address and let us know you would like to be added to the Prayer Partners email list.

kids ministry

It's an exciting time in Kids Ministry at Gulf Coast! Join the Team and love on our kids for Jesus. We have monthly rotating schedules for Nursery, Primary and Kids Church. Whatever age you may feel comfortable with, there are opportunities for your love and care. Please contact Valerie McQueary at with any questions. Your investment is eternal in the lives of these families.

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