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Grace Episcopal Church has suspended all in-person campus events, activities, and worship services until further notice. Please visit our Grace@Home page to see ways we are staying connected to one another, to Grace, and to God during the days ahead.

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Weekly News

Date Posted: March 14, 2019

News for March 17-23

Art Show Opening Reception

Join us for coffee and dessert at the opening reception of the Grace Member Art Show on Wednesday, March 20 from 6:30 – 7:30 PM. The show, which will feature a variety of artistic mediums; including paintings, mixed media, photography, and fabric and 3D art to include ceramics, glass, metal, sculpture and woodwork, will run through May 3.

Submitting Artists: Art intake will be in the parlor on Saturday, March 16 at 11:00 AM and between the services on Sunday, March 17. Please label your work with the title, artist name, and contact information for sales. If you have questions, please contact Pam Kohler-Camp at kclaughed@gmail.com.

 

Ecumenical Service & Lunch

At noon each Wednesday in Lent, we gather with members of other churches in our community for worship and a light lunch. (Suggested donation is $5.) Grace Church is hosting on March 20 and the Rev. Mary Demmler will preach.

Please note that there will be no 12:10 PM service in our chapel during Lent.

 

Sunday Forum for Lent

Please join us on Sundays at 9:30 AM in the parish hall during Lent to explore Forty Days – a Lenten series by The Work of The People. Using this beautiful video series, we are reading a series of poems about Lent and Holy Week designed to invite us to go on the journey of the heart, through the wilderness, to Palm Sunday, Holy Week, Good Friday, and into the hope of Easter.

 

Women’s Book Study

Our four-week study of Sandra Stanley’s Breathing Room continues on Wednesday, March 20. We are exploring how, with one surprisingly simple invitation, God offers a way to trade your overwhelming pace for one that will finally bring you peace. We meet from 5:00 – 6:00 PM in the conference room.

 

Wednesday Night at Grace

Dinner Come eat dinner together on Wednesday, March 20 at 5:30 PM! Sign up online, at the information station, or call the church office by noon on Monday.

• Menu: country fried steak/gravy, lima beans, mashed potatoes, salad, rolls, pound cake with toppings
• Vegetarian: penne alfredo with sauteed squash and zucchini
• Child: 1/2 portion regular or PB&J, cookies

Adult meals are $10/each and youth meals (grades 6-12) are $5/each. There is no charge for children 5th grade and under. Please visit our website for additional payment and policy details.

Childcare is available for families participating in Wednesday evening activities, beginning with nursery for siblings of choristers at 4:45 PM. Reservations are required and can be made on the same form as meal reservations.

Program Art Show Opening Reception

 

Flowers for Easter

Easter flowers enhance the beauty of our celebration of the Resurrection at Grace Church. They can be given in memory of or in thanksgiving for family members, friends and loved ones. Notice of your donation will be printed in the Easter worship bulletins.

If you would like to make a donation for Easter flowers, submit the online form and your contribution (minimum of $25 requested) no later than Friday, April 12. Payment may be made online, dropped in the offertory plate, or mailed to the church office at 422 Brenau Avenue, Gainesville, GA 30501.

 


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