Grace Lutheran Church and School


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Third Sunday of Easter, May 5, 2019

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Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11am

Prayer of the Day
Eternal and all-merciful God, with all the angels and all the saints we laud your majesty and might. By the resurrection of your Son, show yourself to us and inspire us to follow Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.

Scripture readings
Acts 9:1-20 
Psalm 30:1-12 
Revelation 5:11-14
John 21:1-19



Entrance Hymn LBW 254 Come, Let Us Join Our Cheerful Songs
Hymn of the Day LBW 154 That Easter Day With Joy Was Bright
Distribution hymns WOV 669 Come Away to the Skies
  LBW 433 The Church of Christ is Every Age
Sending hymn LBW 131 Christ Is Risen! Alleluia!
  LBW     Lutheran Book of Worship
WOV    With One Voice

In our prayers we remember Lutheran Social Services of Illinois.


Education hour at 9:45am

Sunday School,  Pre-Confirmation, and 7th grade Confirmation classes meet in their regular classrooms; 8th grade confirmands will renew their baptismal vows in the rite of confirmation at the 11am worship service.

Download the Sunday School, Pre-Confirmation and Confirmation Schedule.

Adult Education

“Teen Angst and Other Problems”
In two sessions (April 28 and May 5) pediatric psychiatrist Susan Scherer will discuss mental health issues in children and adolescents, including common psychiatric problems of youth, warning signs, and when and how to get help. She will present information about different types of therapies and providers, support and advocacy groups, and barriers to care. In the second session she will be joined by Ellie Borgstrom, Community Education Coordinator from West Suburban National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), who will speak about “Ending the Silence.” Both teens and adults will benefit from these sessions. (Seminar Room)


Adult Education Schedule 

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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