Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Fifth Sunday in Lent, April 7, 2019

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April 7, 2019
Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
Creator God, you prepare a new way in the wilderness, and your grace waters our desert. Open our hearts to be transformed by the new thing you are doing, that our lives may proclaim the extravagance of your love given to all through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Scripture readings
Isaiah 43:16-21
Psalm 126:1-7
Philippians 3:4b-14
John 12:1-8




Hymn of the Day LBW 482 When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
Distribution hymns LBW 105 A Lamb Goes Uncomplaining Forth
LBW 344 We Sing the Praise of Him Who Died
Sending hymn LBW 294 My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship

In our prayers we remember Housing Forward. 

Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School, Pre-Confirmation and Confirmation classes meet in their regular locations.

2018-19 Faith Formation Calendar

Adult Education

Sustainability — What, Why, How?
Pam Todd, Ed Mason, Sandy Lentz
Seminar Room
What does this commonly heard term really mean? Why does our faith’s direction to care for creation impel us to act? How can we as individuals make a difference? Three Grace master gardeners offer their perspective.

Adult Ed schedule through April 

The Sunday morning Bible study group meets in the 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.


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