M.E.T.S.

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ENJOYING DINNER TOGETHER

Who are the M.E.T.S. 55+?

The M.E.T.S. 55+ is a new ministry starting at Gateway. Our target is anyone 55+ years of age or older. Of course, if someone younger wants to join, they are welcome!

What does M.E.T.S. stand for?

Minster to the needs of seniors
Eat together
Travel for fellowship
Serve the body of Gateway and our community

Mission Statement

Our primary purpose is to serve, not be served. Our objectives are to extend the love of the Family of God to all over 55 within our church, and to reach out to others in our community. The pursuit fo the objectives will bring the joy of Christian fellowship, outreach, and spiritual growth.

Goals/Purpose

Serve shut-ins with senior staff member, more fellowship for 55+, meet the needs of GBC’s 55+ (by starting with our group, expanding to the congregation then the community)

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TAKING A BREAK IN THE SHADE DURING THE REELFOOT OUTING ON MAY 18, 2018

Vision

Outreach – ministering and developing relationships with each other outside the walls of the church on a one-to-one basis. Invite more 55+ to get involved with this ministry.

Founding Scripture

“For the ministry of this service is not only supplyi

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GAME NIGHT

ng the needs of the saints but it is also overflowing in many thanksgivings to God.” 2 Corinthians 9:12 (ESV)

 

ACTIVITIES COMING SOON AND NOT SO SOON:


Outing: Sanders Family Christmas

November 18th 2:30pm at Bartlett Performing Arts Center

From BPAC website: “DON’T MISS THIS SEQUEL TO THE BLUEGRASS MUSICAL SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN. IT’S DECEMBER – 1941, AND AMERICA IS GOING TO WAR. SO IS DENNIS SANDERS OF THE SANDERS FAMILY SINGERS. JOIN PASTOR MERVIN OGLETHORPE AND THE WHOLE SANDERS FAMILY AS THEY SEND DENNIS OFF WITH HILARIOUSLY TOUCHING STORIES AND 25 SOUTHERN GOSPEL CHRISTMAS FAVORITES. GET YOUR TICKETS EARLY!”

Reserve tickets at special group pricing, $25, by August 26. Click here to buy tickets.