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Services of Holy Communion at 8:30am and 11am


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Sunday worship

Worship with Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.
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Sunday Education hour
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Adult Ed classes in October


Sunday, October 30, prelude at 3:45pm
Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele

Deck thyself, O dear soul (BWV  180)

Katie Hines-Shah, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Hinsdale, Illinois, homilist

Richard Hoskins, St. Chrysostom’s Episcopal Church, Chicago, organist

The instrumental prelude begins at 3:45.

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2016-17 cantata schedule   

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Reformation Sunday concert features jazz improvisations on Lutheran hymns

Critically acclaimed German jazz performers Markus Burger and Jan von Klewitz will play a concert of “Spiritual Standards” at Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division Street in River Forest, on Sunday evening, October 30, at 8 p.m. There is no admission charge for the concert. Read more.

Fall forums on sexual orientation and gender identity

Grace Church’s Ad Hoc Committee on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity will host three Sunday afternoon forums this fall:
October 16: “Conversations on Scripture and Sexuality,” with Pastor Fred Niedner, Valparaiso University, and Pastor Jeff Leininger, Concordia University Chicago
October 23: “Scientific and Cultural Perspectives on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity” with psychotherapist George Hogenson 
November 6: “A Graceful Conversation for Grace,” led by Pastor Dave Lyle

All programs begin at 2:30pm in Fellowship Hall. Read more about the speakers.

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