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Summer Family Night

Throughout the summer we're excited to be hosting Summer Family Night! The second Wednesday of June, July and August we'll host a special night for the whole family! Today, Wednesday, June 12th at 6:00pm is our first one! Join us for a church wide cookout, bounce house and more here at the church!...

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Growth Track: Serve the World

We are thankful you've found a place to belong here at Gracewood Community Church! Our mission is to lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ by intentionally doing life together in order to Love God, Love People, and Serve the World. Because loving God, loving people, and serving the world is an intricate part of who we are, we have developed a growth t...

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Church Newsletter

Check out our latest Church Newsletter here!...

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Chili Cook-Off

Gracewood Chili Cook-Off March 24th at 12:15pm! Participate as a contestant* or as a voter! For a donation, voters will receive a small sample of each chili in Round 1 and a bowl of chili with all the trimmings in Round 2! All proceeds will go towards Gracewood's summer mission trip to Honduras! *If you'd like to participate as a contestant, please email sparks2090@g...

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Volunteer Training Event

Join your fellow volunteers from all areas of ministry for this church-wide Volunteer Training Event! To be part of this great morning of learning,team building and fellowship please email info@gracewood.church. *Childcare will be provided...

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Weather Related Delays and Cancellations

No delays or cancellations at this time....

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40 Days of Prayer: Week 1

We hope you were challenged by the message today! To continue on your journey in 40 Days of Prayer, follow the link below to join the small group series. We'll also start our 40 Days of Prayer journal Monday, January 14th! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ujkhdYBocIindex=2list=PLPQ1D13JW8cehH8e3ipihE7KCsFnyIoCQt=0s...

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Gracewood Gives

We'd love to have you be a part of Gracewood Gives! We have several options for you to join us in loving people in our community this holiday season: Would you like to sponsor a child for Star Ministries?Your generosity enables area children to receive gifts this Christmas. Come to the Resource Center today to get a profile card and wish list for your child! Gifts mus...

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Night of Worship

We hope you can join us for an amazing night of extended worship as we gather to lift up the name of Jesus and live into God's love through worship and communion. Invite your friends and family! **Childcare is not provided however they are welcome in the Auditorium for this event....

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Gracewood Newsletter

Check here for our latest Gracewood Community Church Newsletter!...

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Welcome Justin Blankenship!

Gracewood is excited to welcome Justin Blankenship as our Associate Pastor! Justin, his wife Bekah, and their four boys have been a part of Gracewood Community Church since September 2016. They met at ministry school in Texas, Bekah's home state, in 1998, and got married in 2001. Justin has traveled on short-term missions to Costa Rica, Haiti and to several Middle Easte...

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Welcome Samantha Hess!

Gracewood is excited to welcome Samantha Hess as our Children's Director! A graduate of Lebanon High School, Samantha married her high school sweetheart Jon and now has three handsome sons; Brennan, Kannan and Roman. She graduated from King University with a Bachelor's in Elementary Education and is passionate about teaching children, showing them God's love and helping...

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Child Dedication

The word "dedicate" means to set aside or commit to a sacred purpose. Dedicating a child to the Lord is truly a matter of parents dedicating themselves to raising their child in God and His purposes. Sign up at the Resource Center to take part in this special time....

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Graduation Sunday

During our Graduation Sunday, we'll honor those who have reached the milestone of graduation from high school, technical school, college, graduate school, or doctorate school. Please visit the Resource Center to register your graduate so they can be honored....

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AWANA Awards Dinner

Sunday, May 6th at 6:30pm Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of our Clubbers from our 2017- 2018 AWANA Year. Families are encouraged to attend as we celebrate the hard work of students and volunteers!...

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Easter at Gracewood

Check out what's happening this Easter at Gracewood! Good Friday Night of Worship ServiceWe would like to invite you and your family to join us Friday, March 30th at 7pm for our Good Friday Service. This special service is designed to focus our hearts and minds on the Lord's great love and sacrifice for us through worship and communion. Easter Egg HuntWe're so excited to...

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Baptism Sunday

Take the next step in your journey with Christ. Have you never been baptized or have you recently accepted Christ's gift of salvation? We'll celebrate being raised to new life Sunday, November 19th in between our two worship services. If you're interested in being baptized, visit our Resource Center on Sunday or contact us!...

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New Member's Class Sunday, October 22nd

If you would like to join the church or if you are just interested in discovering what we are about, join us for our New Member's class. Lunch will be provided. Please sign up at the Resource Center or email info@gracewood.church....

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New Women's Bible Study begins Sunday, October 8th!

The Women's Bible Study will begin a new study on Sunday, October 8th at 8:30am. They will be going through a series on 2 Corinthians called "All Things New"! Please email info@gracewood.church so we can order your book for this exciting new class!...

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Night of Worship

Night of WorshipSaturday, September 23rd, 7pmAdmission: Free!! We hope you can join us for an amazing night of extended worship as we gather to lift up the name of Jesus and live into God's love through worship and communion. **Childcare is not provided however they are welcome in the Auditorium for this event. Invite your friends and family!...

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Women's Group Starts Sunday August 6th!

The Women's Bible Study Group will begin meeting this Sunday, August 6th at 8:30 am. They will be doing a study on Ruth--a seven part series taught by Bianca Juarez Olthoff--which "shows how God moves behind the scenes in our lives" and "teaches us about God's faithfulness, love, and providence". It is a journey to "discover the devoted love of God and His transformative...

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Connect starts Wednesday, August 9th!

Connect will begin Wednesday, August 9th at 7:00pm! ...

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The Men’s Bible Study Group starts Sunday, August 13th!

The Men's Bible Study Group will begin meeting on Sunday, August 13th at 8:30am!...

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Welcome to Gracewood Staff Kathryn!

Welcome to Gracewood Community Church Staff Kathryn Easton! Kathryn Easton has accepted the Administrative Assistant position at Gracewood. Originally from Charleston, WV, Kathryn received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from The University of Virginia. While in Charlottesville, she met and married her best friend, Brian, and they now have three almost grown chil...

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Youth Camp

Youth Camp Sunday, July 23rd through Thursday, July 27th The youth group will be attending camp at Camp Placid. Any upcoming 7th-12th grader is invited to come learn, grow and serve! Contact info@gracewood.church for more information....

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New Member's Class

If you would like to join the church or if you are just interested in discovering what we are about, join us for our New Member's class. Lunch will be provided. Please sign up at the Resource Center or email info@gracewood.church....

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New Connect Series!

Connect will start back Wednesday, March 15th, at 7 pm. We will start a 5 week videoseries entitled "Thriving in Babylon" by pastor Larry Osborne teaching us how we can spiritually survive in anincreasingly spiritually hostile environment. Potluckdinner to kick us off. Bring a dish andcome join us!...

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New Men's Group Series

Men's Bible Study is starting a new series, Shaken on Sunday, March 19th at 8:30am! Most of us have been on the receiving end of rejection, a broken dream, or heartbreak. And while this is not an easy space to go through, when we are grounded in the truth, we can endure the tough times. In Shaken, Tim Tebow talks about what he's learned along the way, building confiden...

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Spring Forward

Don't forget to Spring Forward! Set your clocks ahead one hour on Saturday night! ...

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New Women's Group Series

New Women's Group series, "Finding I Am" will start Sunday, March 19th at 8:30am! What is the deep cry of your heart? The ache in your soul that keeps you up at night? The prayer you keep repeating? Jesus not only cares about this deep, spiritual wrestling, but He also wants to step in and see you through it. We'll join Lysa TerKeurst on the streets of Israel to explor...

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Bible Art Journaling

We are super excited to be starting our Bible Art Journaling group back up on March 20th at 7pm! There are a few exciting changes happening with the group! We will be meeting for four weeks at Bekah Blankenship's house for a study in Proverbs, "The Way of Wisdom" and then we will take a short break and launch into our next study! The pursuit of wisdom and the pursuit o...

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Chili Cookoff

Sunday, January 29th at 12:15pm Participate as a contestant or as a voter! For a donation, voters will receive a small sample of each chili in Round 1 and a bowl of chili with all the trimmings in Round 2! All proceeds will go towards Gracewood's summer mission trip! *If you'd like to particpate as a contestant, please email mbrown@gracewood.church or visit the Res...

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New Year's Service

Join us for our New Year's Service January 1st at 11:00am as we discover God's hope for our future!...

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Christmas with the Family!

We'll be having a special Christmas service for the whole family! Join us December 25th at 11:00am! *On Christmas Day, there will only be an 11:00am service....

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New Member's Class

If you would like to join the church or if you are just interested in discovering what we are about, join us for our New Member's class in the Auditorium after the second service. Lunch will be provided. Please sign up at the Resource Center or email info@gracewood.church....

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SWVA Star Project

Gracewood Community Church has adopted 25 Star children through the Southwest Virginia Star Project and we need your help! If you are interested in sponsoring a child this Christmas, please stop by the Resource Center for more information! If you've already decided to sponsor, please remember to remove UPC codes and to either bring wrapping paper or wrap in a bag so the g...

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Service Times

Starting Sunday, September 18th we will have two services! Mark your calendars to attend either our 9:30am or 11:00am service....

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Awana Begins!

Awana is a program designed to reach out into our community with the gospel so that kids in Kindergarten through 6th grade would know, love and serve Jesus Christ. This program will launch September 18th, 2016 at 6:00pm with a hotdog dinner!...

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Beth Moore Simulcast

Join us for the Beth Moore Simulcast Saturday, September 17th 10:00am-4:00pm Check out the event detailshere!...

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Youth Camp

Last day for Youth Camp: United is Sunday, July 10th! Registration is $60. Sign up at the Resource Center!...

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Easter Events

Good Friday Night of Worship Service-We would like to invite you and your family to join us Friday, March 25th at 6:30 p.m. for our Good Friday Service. This special service is designed to focus our hearts and minds on the Lord's great love and sacrifice for us through worship and communion. Sunday Morning at 9:00 and 10:30am-Join us for one of our two services this Easte...

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Snow Delay Transformed Devotionals

Due to the inclement weather, we had to postpone "Transformed: Physical Health" by one week. That would offset our daily devotionals, so instead of getting a week ahead, we are providing you with seven devotions you can do to continue to dive deeper into Spiritual Health. (Of course, if you got behind in your daily devotionals, now is your chance to catch up!) Have a grea...

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Night of Worship

We hope you can join us for an amazing night of extended worship as we gather to lift up the name of Jesus and live into God's love through praise and worship. Saturday, January 16th at 6pm! **Childcare is not provided however they are welcome in the Auditorium for this event.Invite your friends and family!...

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Youth and Connect

There will be no Youth, Rift or Connect Wednesday, November 25th. Enjoy Thanksgiving with your families!...

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Welcome to Our New Website

Welcome to our new website! On September 1, 2015 Community Heights Church at Lebanon was sent out as its own entity to serve the Lebanon community. What an exciting time in the lives of so many who have become families to Community Heights Church at Lebanon!...

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New Connect Series!

Discovering God's plan for our lives can be frustrating. Some have described it as the most challenging experience of the Christian life. But it shouldn't be.It doesn't have to be. After all, God is the preeminent communicator. He created communication. And as your heavenly Father, he wants you to know his will for your life. In this 6-part series, Andy Stanley and Jeff...

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Youth New Year's Eve Party!

Youth New Year's Eve Party at Community Heights Church at Lebanon! Wednesday, December 31st 8:30pm til Thursday, January 1st 12:30am! Food, games, crafts. and lots of PRIZES! Prize to the person who brings the most new people!...

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Don't Forget Time Change!

Don't forget to change you clocks back an hour before you go to bed on Saturday night! ...

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Russell County Backpack to School

We are partnering with the Backpack to School Event this summer to provide 1,000 children (Kindergarten through 7th grade) with backpacks filled with basic supplies for the 2014-2015 school year! Community Heights Church at Lebanon's Goal: 25 or more backpacks filled with basic school supplies! How can you help? Sign up at Lebanon's Resource Center or deliver to us so...

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Ties that Bind

Ties That Bind May 3, 2014 |10:00am 2:00pm (lunch provided)Location: 345 Donald C. Moore Dr, Lebanon, VA 24266 A gathering for mothers and their daughters (middle schoolers and older) where they will discover building stronger relationships with God and each other. Wednesday, May 30th is the last day to register! Email us to sign up!...

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Lebanon Building Work Day!

We're super excited to be in our new building and to see new faces every week, but the work isn't finished yet! We will be having a work day Friday (February 7th) from 8:00am-2:30pm. The work projects for the day will be trim work, cleaning, hanging doors, painting and other odd jobs. If you have your own tools that you'd like to use make sure they are marked well so they...

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Welcome New Staff, Tyler Vencill

Lebanon Campus Worship Leader: Tyler Vencill Favorite Verse:Proverbs 3:5-6 Email: tvencill@communityheightschurch.org Facebook Tyler has been part of the Community Heights family since early 2011. A graduate of Lebanon High (2003) and Virginia Tech (2008), he has found a passion for praising God through music ever since he began leading worship for t...

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Welcome New Staff, Eric Adams

Lebanon Campus Youth Leader: Eric Adams Favorite Verse: Colossians 3:23 Email: eadams@communityheightschurch.org Facebook Twitter Eric is a graduate of Lebanon High School and later attended The University of Virginia College at Wise. He married his wife Jasmine in 2009 and they have two beautiful daughters, Marlee and Madelyn, and another baby on t...

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Welcome New Staff, Audra Morrow

Lebanon Campus Local and Global Missions Director: Audra Morrow Favorite Verse: James 2:22 Email: amorrow@communityheightschurch.org Facebook Audra grew up in Richlands, Virginia and first became involved with Community Heights as a middle school student. She has recently graduated from Virginia Tech where she realized and developed the passion that ...

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Fall Back

Sunday is going to be a good day for sleeping in an extra hour before heading to Community Heights! Yes, the biannual changing of the clocks is upon us. We will gain an extra hour when daylight saving ends Nov. 3, and time falls back one hour. The change should take place automatically for most with smartphones, laptops and tablets. (Make sure you have the "set automatic...

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Welcome New Community Heights Staff

Richlands Contemporary Worship Leader: Thad Harris Favorite Verse: John 4:23-24 Email:tharris@communityheightschurch.org Facebook Thad has been a part of Community Heights since 2009. Prior to joining the Richlands campus, he served on the praise band at the Lebanon campus. In 2010, Thad married his best friend, Katrina. He and his wife both share a ...

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Lebanon Pool Party Cancelled

Unfortunately, due to weather, we are canceling the potluck pool party. Enjoy your Saturday! See everyone tomorrow!...

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Lebanon Worship Service Location Change

Lebanon High School is stripping and waxing the lobby floors on July 28th. So for this Sunday only, we will be at the Russell County Government Center (located behind Wendys)! Everything will be the same except for the location! Let your friends and family know! Can't wait to see you there!...

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Lebanon Work Day and Prayer and Walk-Through

Work Day We're excited about the progress that was made at the new Lebanon Campus during our two work days last week! Thank you to all who participated in building, cleaning, providing food, encouraging words, etc! We will be having another work day Friday, April 26th from 7am-3pm. The work project for the day will be framing interior walls and other odd jobs. If you ha...

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Lunch and Social with Knapp Baptist Orphanage Director

Amanda Lynn, who is the director of the Knapp Baptist Orphanage in Tanzania, Africa, is visiting with us Sunday, April 21st and you're all invited to meet, greet, and encourage her! Lunch!Bonanza (Lebanon VA) on Sunday, April 21st at 12:00pm. We have reserved the party room in the back. Coffee Social!Richlands Campus on Sunday, April 21st at 8:00pm in the church lobby. W...

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Check out our new website!

Community Heights Church is excited to launch it's new website! We hope you take the time to explore and check out everything happening at our church! God is doing some exciting things! Some places you definitely want to check out: Sermons Online: Here, you'll be able to listen to all the latest sermons Community Blog: Find out how you can share what God's teaching you!...

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