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Nationally Acclaimed Drama Group Coming


  • Grand Lake - St. Paul's Campus 119 East Fulton Street Celina, OH, 45822 United States (map)

AUG. 19—FRIDAY NIGHT PERFORMANCE

6:00pm Carry-In Dinner in St. Paul’s Fellowship Hall
7:00pm Performance - “The Case of the Missing Bodies” (and Other Stories)

What would happen if Sam Spade, the detective from the Maltese Falcon, met Simon Peter from the New Testament? Come see Friends of the Groom Theater Company as they perform Acts, chapter 12 in the style of a 1940’s Humphrey Bogart detective movie –the title scene in this entertaining collection of stories that combine humor and encounters with God. 

"...[T]he refreshing combination of excellent acting, direction, and unusual material." --Cincinnati Magazine.  "...[J]ust the right combination of lightness and probing stimulation..." --Calvin Reber, United Theological Seminary

Don’t miss this family friendly fun Friday night!

AUG. 20—SATURDAY SPIRITUAL RENEWAL RETREAT, 9:00am-2:00pm

Are you interested in moving forward in your faith? Do you want to get to know others in the congregation better? Do you want to learn ways of sharing your faith creatively? Don't miss this exciting weekend a theater company that specializes in making the Christian message challenging and fun at the same time. There's something for everyone: The performances, talks, and small group activities are designed to help each person grow in Christ and to build a sense of community. Along the way, the group will use theater and storytelling to bring scripture and worship alive. If you're someone who likes to watch, laugh, and think—come and enjoy this delightful time with friends old and new. Together we’ll focus on growing deep roots with Christ.  Register now by calling the church office at 419-586-6621.

AUG. 21—SUNDAY MORNING WORSHIP, 9:00am & 10:30am at our St. Paul’s location

Friends of the Groom will help to lead worship in a variety of creative ways during both the 9:00am and 10:30am worship services at our St. Paul’s location this weekend.  Don’t miss this opportunity to see the scriptures come alive in a way you have never seen before!

Earlier Event: July 24
Lake Festival Worship
Later Event: September 10
Free Fun Fall Festival in Montezuma