"The bridge" bible study

In your 20's-30's... we invite you to come our to Bible Study on Sunday, September 4 at 6 pm in the sanctuary. We'll have a time of great teaching and small group discussion. Let's grow in the Lord and with each other! Childcare is provided.

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, September 4 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 make some new friendships. Please sign up in the lobby so we can plan accordingly.

stand your ground veterans group

Attention all Veterans... you are invited to our monthly "Stand Your Ground" Veterans Group. It will be held on Saturday, September 10 at 10 am at The Olde World Restaurant in North Port. This will be a great time of food and fellowship as we discover God's strength to defeat the enemy and stand your ground! Please sign up in the lobby. For more information, contact Denny Kula at denny20k@yahoo.com.


Griefshare is a biblical, Christ-centered grief support group ministry. It's a place where grieving people find hope and healing. If you or someone you know could benefit from these sessions, please join us beginning Monday, September 12 from 7-9 or Thursday, September 15 from 2-4 pm in the Conference Room. There is a Griefshare workbook used for the class. You may register online at https://www.griefshare.org/groups/153860. Please contact Timothy Frank at timothy@timothypaul.org for further details.

GC Seniors

GC Seniors Ministry (ages 55 and up) will help you grow spiritually, build friendships and find meaningful ministry opportunities to fulfill your purpose in Christ. Come join us for our first meeting on Thursday, September 22 from 11 am - 1 pm. Meet in the sanctuary for a time of   worship, testimonies and a devotion followed by a Pot Luck. Bring a covered-dish to serve and invite a friend as we fellowship together! Sign up in the lobby so we can plan accordingly.