Grace Episcopal Church 

Weekly Update
May 3, 2022
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In preparation of the Bishop's visit next month, we plan to come together after the 11:00 am service on Sunday, May 15th to clean up the church campus! If you are interested and willing to coordinate this effort, please email Emily at And...if you plan to attend the 9 am service and would like to help out, we will have a few smaller jobs for folks to do between 10 and 11 am.

Do you like the chance to gather socially after the 11:00 am worship service? If so, help us keep the coffee hour going.

Please consider signing up to host a Sunday. Here is a sign up genius link to make it easy.
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In case you missed worship this week, you can read Emily's Sermon here or watch it on Facebook.


Wake Up With Grace - We will meet every Wednesday at 8:30 am at the Courthouse Market Restaurant for breakfast and conversation. We hope to see you there.

Inquirers Class - The class will meet for it's final session this Sunday, May 8 at 9:45 am in the Parish Hall.

Confirmation Class - Confirmation class will continue this Sunday, Sunday, May 8 in Emily's office, from 9:45 am to 10:45 am.

Artwork for Hallway - In preparation for Youth Sunday on May 22nd, we will decorate the Parish Hall hallway with artwork and poetry created by our youth (from our youngest finger painters to our high school seniors). Paintings, sketches, colorings, photographs, poems, and digital artwork are all welcome! Artwork should be framed (any frame will do) or mounted so it can be hung on the wall. Art and poetry will be displayed thru the summer. Deadline to collect the pieces is Sunday, May 15th. Please drop the artwork off at the church office. We can't wait to see what our kids have created!

Youth Sunday - Mark your calendars! The Youth will preach and serve as lay leaders on Sunday, May 22nd.
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This Sunday at a Glance

Worship on Facebook - 8:00 am
Worship - 9:00 am (mask optional)
Inquirer's Class - 10:00am (Parish Hall)
Confirmation Class - 10:00am (Emily's office)
Worship with Choir - 11:00 am (mask optional)
Coffee Hour - Noon

Readings for May 8, 2022
John 10:22-30
Acts 9:36-43
Psalm 23
Revelation 7:9-17