Grace Church News

  1. Informal Wednesday worship at GLOW

    6–7:30pm through August 10 GLOW stands for Grace Lutheran on Wednesdays, when we gather outdoors for a casual supper, faith conversations and a brief, informal service of Holy Communion. GLOW is for people of all ages! Children are especially welcome. We meet in front of the Bonnie Brae doors at Grace. Bring a blanket or…

  2. Rummage Sale, June 10 and 11

    FRIDAY, JUNE 108am–5pm SATURDAY, JUNE 119am–1pm DONATION DROP-OFF DATESJune 4, 1–4 p.m.Sunday, June 5, 1–5 p.m.Monday–Wednesday, June 6–8,9 a.m.–7 p.m.Donations we can and cannot accept SIGN UP TO HELP WITH THE SALELots of help is needed to get ready for the Youth Ministry Rummage Sale. Workers are also needed during the sale itself. Grace youth…

  3. Ascension: The Coronation of the Risen Messiah

    by Pastor Hans Dumpys On May 26, forty days after Easter, we celebrate the Ascension of Our Lord. This festival of the Church became a gradually established tradition since the late fourth century. Permit me to focus briefly and with critical eyes of faith on some of the biblical witness to the ascension. Luke has…

  4. May 15 service project: Donate breakfast items

    Between services on Sunday, May 15, 9:45-10:45am, all are invited to the Grace gym to work together to pack 75 lunches for people served by The Night Ministry in Chicago. We’ll also gather food for breakfast meals for clients of Housing Forward here in the western suburbs. Plus we’ll share some breakfast treats ourselves, along…

  5. GLOW on Wednesdays in May

    GLOW (Grace Lutheran on Wednesdays) isn’t just for summer anymore. We will be gathering on Wednesday evenings in May in Fellowship Hall from 6–7:30pm, beginning May 4. GLOW is for people of all ages! What to expect: New and renewed connections with other Grace membersA well-prepared, healthy mealA casual worship experienceChrist-centered conversation We’ll do the…

  6. Church Vocations Scholarships for Grace members

    Grace Church Vocations Scholarships offer financial support to Grace Church members pursuing vocational ministry, either within the church or in the secular world. Individuals from a variety of fields of study are eligible to apply for a Vocations Scholarship. The application deadline is June 15, 2022, for the 2022-23 academic year. Click on the links below…

  7. Slovak Benefit Dinner on May 20

    Friday, May 20, 6pmFellowship Hall Cocktails and dinner in support of the Center for Christian Education in Martin, SlovakiaTickets, $50 Table of 8, $400 The Center for Christian Education is a place where people of all ages can learn and experience the love of Christ.  The CCE shares the gospel in this post-communist part of…

  8. Family Sock Hop at Grace!

    Family Sock Hop at Grace!Friday, April 22, 6-8pm Bring the family to Grace for a good old-fashioned sock hop!The DJ will be spinning rock and roll oldies, the kind with a good beat that everyone loves to dance to! There’ll be fun for all with games, activities and contests. Dress up like it’s the 1950s….

  9. Breakfast at Grace, February 27, sponsored by the 8th grade confirmands

    The 8th grade confirmands and their mentors are preparing breakfast for the congregation on Sunday, with a free will offering to benefit New Moms. There’ll be breakfast casseroles, fruit, bakery, juice and coffee — along with smiling servers and good fellowship!   Please click on the link below to let the cooks know you’re coming.

  10. Donate food and other necessities for seniors served by Harmony Food Pantry

    Grace’s Children and Family Ministry is once again assembling gift bags of food and other necessities to be delivered to seniors served by the Harmony Community Food Pantry in North Lawndale.  The beginning of the year can be a difficult time for people who struggle with food insecurity. The Christmas donations end and there are…