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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Our Sunday Forum conversation on civil discourse continues this Sunday, March 3. We will connect the pieces we have explored, from Thomas Keating’s reflections, to the Welcoming Practice with Cynthia Bourgeault and others, to Howard Thurman, and Don’s experiences. These are vital conversations for us to explore together as we come to understand the challenges we face in our society today. Come share in the space, from 9:30 – 10:30 AM in the parish hall!
The deadline for Grace members to register entries in the art show was March 1. If you haven’t yet registered, please do so by Sunday, March 3! Information can be found on the online registration form.
The youth of Grace will host our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday, March 5 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM in the Parish Hall. The youth and the youth leaders will be cooking, serving, welcoming, and cleaning up afterwards. This annual fundraiser helps support youth pilgrimage, so tips will be welcomed and much appreciated!
Reservations will close at the end of the day on Friday, March 1. Make your reservation online then join us on Tuesday!
Ash Wednesday services will be held in the nave of Grace Church on March 6 at 12:10 PM and 7:00 PM. Both services will include the Imposition of Ashes.
Grace Church will also offer Ash Wednesday services at 10:00 AM for residents at Gardens of Gainesville and at 4:15 PM for residents at Lanier Village Estates.
There is no dinner or program on Wednesday evening, March 6. Join us instead for an Ash Wednesday service at 7:00 PM in the nave.
Newcomers are invited to a St. Patrick’s Day Luncheon immediately following the 10:45 AM service on Sunday, March 17 in the Parish Hall. This is our opportunity to welcome you, answer any questions you may have, and further assist you in getting acclimated into the life of the parish. Please call 770-536-0126 no later than Tuesday, March 5 to let us know you are attending. We look forward to seeing you.
Grace parishioners can support COG’s Spring Showcase fundraiser by purchasing raffle tickets. Each ticket is $25 and worth 4 chances to win one of four fabulous prizes. Tickets can be purchased in the preschool office or online! Drawing held on Friday, March 8. You do not need to be present to win. Learn more and purchase raffle tickets online!
Grace adults gather each month in the Youth Room to watch and discuss movies old and new addressing a wide variety of subjects. A very casual occasion, participants often bring a little food and drink to share. We always have a good time and lively discussion. Join us at 7:00 PM on Friday, March 8.
This post highlights some events and news pertinent to the upcoming week. Follow the links below to learn more about what’s happening at Grace Church.