Grace Lutheran Church and School


Education hour on February 11

Sunday, February 11, 2018, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

Group: Church

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Children and youth

Sunday School and Pre-Confirmation students and their families meet for a Family Sunday in Fellowship Hall. Confirmation classes meet in their usual classrooms. . Teen Talk meets in the Youth Room. 

Adult Education

February 4 and 11
Old Testament Theology from an Ethnic Minority Perspective

Dr. M. Daniel Carroll R. (Rodas) Blanchard Professor of Old Testament, Wheaton College Graduate School
The first session will look at how the Old Testament has been used in negative ways in regards to ethnic minority populations in this country and around the world. The second will explore some recent positive uses of the Old Testament that have arisen from ethnic minority voices. In the Seminar Room.

February 11 and 18
Why  we feed the hungry, welcome the stranger, care for the sick and the poor
Ryan Cummings, ELCA Hunger Education
Franklin Ishida, ELCA Global Mission
In these sessions, participants will learn about the breadth of projects supported by gifts to ELCA World Hunger, the emphasis on accompaniment that shapes our work, and the profound impact of this ministry. In the 7th grade/German classroom.

The Sunday morning Bible study group meets in the lower-level conference room.

The Grace Church Library is open and staffed on Sundays from 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for books related to Adult Ed topics as well as many other subjects. The library is also open for self-service during the week.

Download the 2017-2018 Sunday School and Confirmation Schedule.

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