How To Have A Positive Attitude
by Gino Grunberg on April 16th, 2020
I had the opportunity to serve a local church in Tacoma as the Youth Minister for ten years. The senior leader at this church was a great Pastor by the name of Fulton W. Buntain. His example laid the foundation for many of the leadership ideas I have today.  He had an uncanny ability to take a complex concept and reduce it to a sentence or a quote that was easily remembered.  One of my favorites, ...  Read More
What is Certain?
by Gino Grunberg on April 10th, 2020
Benjamin Franklin once said, “there were only two things certain in life: death and taxes.”I would differ with him on that. I believe in this day of uncertainty that there are more than two sure things. The key to stability is to focus on what is unchangeable. This week I encourage you to focus on four things that will never change.God’s love for you is unchanging  - “For the mountains may move, a...  Read More
Never Underestimate the Power of Prayer
by Gino Grunberg on April 2nd, 2020
Each week our pastoral staff and prayer team pray for all the requests that come in during the week. You can find these requests on the HCC APP under "Join the prayer team."When we pray, we are doing what 1 Peters 5:7 instructs us to do in anxious times. "Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you."Not just some of your anxieties, but all of them. Anything that causes you to worry or be...  Read More
When You're Anxious
by Gino Grunberg on March 26th, 2020
It seems we are living in an era where uncertainty rules the day. The effect of uncertainty is being seen in global political responses, financial market upheaval, and health-care and social disruption. Even online Sunday morning services  are creating a new normal that can contribute to the feelings of instability.When everything in life feels vulnerable and out of control, it can quickly become ...  Read More
Staying Connected
by Gino Grunberg on March 18th, 2020
These coming days and weeks continue to be unpredictable. More and more of us are vulnerable and uncertain. People range from being inconvenienced to being crippled with fear. Wherever you find yourself on that spectrum, know that we are praying for you. May God’s peace keep your hearts and minds in him in the middle of this storm.Harbor Christian Center remains committed to you even while we cann...  Read More
Starting This Sunday - HCC @ Home
by Gino Grunberg on March 12th, 2020
As we face these uncertain times due to the COV-19 Corona Virus, our desire is to respond carefully and cautiously, with concern and calmness. To minimize exposure to the virus, many of you are working from home. A host of major sporting events around the world are taking place without spectators, and large conventions and conferences are being postponed. Being mindful of all these things, the lea...  Read More
In These Uncertain Times
by Gino Grunberg on March 5th, 2020
Type your new text here. This past Sunday, we concluded our series "Life In An Anxious Age." When we were prayerfully planning this series a few months ago, we didn't realize how relevant and timely it would be. If you were not able to attend HCC during this teaching series, we encourage you to listen to it on the HCC App under Media/Current series. Recent news regarding the COVID-19 virus has und...  Read More
Moving Forward
by Gino Grunberg on February 5th, 2020
We are very excited about several items we want to communicate with you regarding HCC's ongoing ministries:This week we will be our second annual Night To Shine event as we host 185 special needs guests at the Gig Harbor YMCA. We have over 432 volunteers serving to provide a special night for our honored guests, each special needs guest will be crowned King and Queen of the Prom. Night To Shine is...  Read More
Light Up The Darkness
by Gino Grunberg on November 21st, 2019
How exciting to see the Harbor Christian community in full gear with ROAD TRIP 2019!This is an exciting time, as we collaborate with non-profit organizations in our region, working together to bring justice to our under-resourced and marginalized neighbors. The holiday spirit is embodied in our collective effort as we "hit the road"-serving all around South Puget Sound in the place of our weekly g...  Read More
Our Next Step
by Gino Grunberg on October 25th, 2019
A big thank you for being flexible in the transition to HCC's new Sunday meeting space at Gig Harbor High School. We are now seven weeks into our 'new normal' and look forward to what God has planned for our community.A big shout out to our set up crew! They are doing a tremendous job transforming the school into a space for over 600 to meet and worship. Special thanks to our Children’s Ministry D...  Read More
4 Things We Learned
by Gino Grunberg on September 13th, 2019
4 things we learned from our first Sunday Gathering at Gig Harbor High SchoolMoving is always a challenge, but the efforts of so many behind the scenes contributed to a memorable first Sunday at Gig Harbor High School. Packing, stacking, building chairs, hauling floor covering, and a host of other details were handled by our great team of staff and volunteers.We also learned a few things. Like the...  Read More
What To Expect
by Gino Grunberg on September 5th, 2019
Harbor Christian Center's Sunday Gathering is happening this Sunday, September 8th. We will celebrate God's amazing grace together in one service at 10 a.m. at Gig Harbor High School. (5101 Rosedale St NW, Gig Harbor, WA) You can expect the following...Plenty of parking with access to the front or back entrance to the school.A friendly greeting team, available to provide directions around the new ...  Read More