Come, just as you are....We invite you to worship with us!
December at Grace Lutheran....All are welcome!!
December 7: 9:15-10:00 Inter-generational Advent Jeopardy with Pastor Ben...come and test your Advent knowledge with your team-mates!
December 7: Following Worship - Annual Meeting of the Congregation
December 10: 5:00 Brief informational meeting about June 2016 Pilgrimage to Germany
December 10 & 17: 5:15 Soup and Sandwich Supper, 5:30 "Peace on Earth: Christian Churches around the World" with Pastor Ben
December 13: 9:00 a.m. Decorating our "TREE OF EXPECTANT HOPE" in the Sanctuary and Fellowship Hall.December 14: 4:00 Moravian Lovefeast...invite a friend..or more!
December 24: Christmas Eve Worship at 2:00 p.m & 7:00 p.m.
December 28: 10:15 Favorite Hymn Sing during prelude to 10:30 Worship (no Sunday School or Evening Bible Study that day)
9:00 coffee/tea & fellowship
9:15 - 10:00 Sunday School for all ages
10:30 a.m. Worship with Holy Communion, followed by refreshments and fellowship...everyone is welcome!
5:00 p.m. Adult Bible Study (see below for more info!)
PASTOR BEN'S OFFICE HOURS:
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10:00 - 4:00
Wednesdays: 1:00 - 4:00
YOUTH news: On December 13 at 9:00 a.m., the YOUTHERANS will gather to help decorate our sanctuary and fellowship hall. They will convene again at 2:00 to visit a local nursing home to sing carols, do simple crafts and provide snacks to the residents, followed by hot chocolate at the nearby home of a Grace Lutheran family!
SUNDAY EVENING ADULT BIBLE STUDY at 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.: The group continues in their study of Babylonian exile in Scripture, in the book of Ezekiel. Everyone is invited and welcome.
WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY: The next gathering for Women's Bible Study will be December 6 at 10:00 with Bible Study from "GATHER" magazine. Please join us for fellowship!
LUTHERAN MEN IN MISSION: A breakfast meeting is scheduled for Saturday, December 6th at 9:00 a.m. at The Mecca in Washington. All men of the congregation are invited.
The following groups meet regularly, as follows:
Bell Choir, Mondays, 5:30; Choir, Mondays, 6:00;
Sunday School for all ages, Sundays at 9:15;
Needlers, Thursdays, 1:00 - 3:00,
Adult Evening Bible Study, Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
Nite Owls (monthly dinners out, 1st Thursday at 6:00)
Silver Threads (monthly luncheons out; 4th Tuesday at 12:00 Noon)