M.E.T.S.

ACTIVITIES COMING SOON AND NOT SO SOON:


Not So Newlywed Game – June 1, 2019

The Senior Adults and Gateway Staff will play the Newlywed game. 5pm at Hebrews, 1984 Rosemark Road. This is a potluck – bring a dish to share!


Senior Adult Extravaganza – August 1, 2019

This is the Twenty Fourth Annual Senior Adult Extravaganza featuring, Dennis Swanberg, Triumphant Quartet (Quartet of the Year), and Joesph Habedank (Soloist of the Yaer.)

Thursday, August 1, 2019.  1 – 4:40 pm at Union University in Jackson TN.
Cost $15.00. Bus/Carpool Transportation will be available, Leaving at 11:00 AM (no cost)After the event we will be eating at Brooksie’s Barn Buffet in Jackson ($16.00 includes meal, drink, tax, tip)All signups and payments must be received not later than Sunday, June 23, 2019.  Click here to register.

Hey Y’all it’s Fall – October 5, 2019

Chili Cook-Off at Hebrews, 1984 Rosemark Road


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 senior adults
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)

TAKING A BREAK IN THE SHADE DURING THE REELFOOT OUTING

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