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Sunday morning worship at Grace Episcopal Church remains online. Evening Prayer is offered outdoors on Sunday evenings for a congregation of 50 or less. All are welcome, however registration is required. Please visit our Grace@Home page for the registration link and to see all the ways we are staying connected to one another, to Grace, and to God!

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August 20, 2019

Service: August 18

We are pleased to be able to provide audio recordings of selected worship services held at Grace Church. Listen to the full Rite II service of worship from August 18 at the link below. The Rev. Dr. Stuart Higginbotham gave the homily, Oh Merciful Sword, which begins at about 20:36...

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August 20, 2019

Oh, Merciful Sword

This is another one of those Sundays when it is not easy to be a preacher, pastor, or priest.  I keep reminding myself—and I would remind you—that we do not choose our texts on Sundays in The Episcopal Church.  As I consider that these texts were assigned, in rotation, for...

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August 15, 2019

News for August 18-24

The Gathering The next Gathering will be held Sunday, August 18 from 5:00-7:00 PM at INK, Interactive Neighborhood for Kids (999 Chestnut Street, Gainesville). We'll continue our conversations about different contemplative voices and how they inform our daily lives. This month we will hear from members of our own community...

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August 14, 2019

Gospel of the Week: August 18

Jesus said, "I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! I have a baptism with which to be baptized, and what stress I am under until it is completed! Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth?...

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August 14, 2019

Whose Things Will They Be?

I got to spend last week with some colleagues in Dayton – sadly in the news this morning for a deadly mass shooting last night blocks from where we were working on one relatively small book in the Bible, Hosea. We told it to each other. We picked it apart...

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August 8, 2019

News for August 11-17

Kick Off Sunday Join us Sunday, August 11 as we kick off the new program year! Christian Education classes for children, youth, and adults will meet from 9:30-10:30 AM. Students, teachers, and school administrators of all ages are invited to bring their backpacks/satchels to be blessed at the 10:45 AM...

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August 7, 2019

Gospel of the Week: August 11

Jesus said to his disciples, "Do not be afraid, little flock, for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell your possessions, and give alms. Make purses for yourselves that do not wear out, an unfailing treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no...

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August 1, 2019

News for August 4-10

Summer Pick Up Choir All Grace Church adults, and middle through high school youth, are invited to join our summer pick-up choir every (or any) Sunday in August. No experience or previous choir participation is necessary. Meet in the nave at 10:00 AM to rehearse a simple anthem and look...

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July 31, 2019

Gospel of the Week: August 4

"Someone in the crowd said to Jesus, "Teacher, tell my brother to divide the family inheritance with me." But he said to him, "Friend, who set me to be a judge or arbitrator over you?" And he said to them, "Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of...

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July 25, 2019

News for July 28 – August 3

Foyer Groups Forming Now Twice a year, all Grace Church members are invited to participate in a Foyer Group. Foyer Groups consist of small groups of adults who meet in one another's homes for a meal and fellowship over the course of approximately six months. Not only is participation in...

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