May & June 2017 – In the ELCA May is Mental Health Month and during May and June Grace will be accepting donations for Autism.  Linda & Butch Wetzel have provided printed material for those who would like to learn more about Autism.  Also there is a poster of Mark, Josh and their mother, Denise.  If you would like to contribute, please make your check payable to Grace Lutheran Church and on the memo line please put Autism. Offering envelopes are provided for you if you prefer on the cabinet in the Narthex with the Autism material.

May 9, 2017 – LUTHER 500 – Grace Lutheran Church is invited to St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 400 Lynbrooke Road, Springfield for a presentation at 7:00 PM on Tuesday, May 9th “A Layman’s Guide to the Protestant Reformation or What I learned in Lutherland” presented by Steve Seyfried.

 Sundays in May – 7, 14, 21, & 28 – Choir rehearsal will take place every Sunday immediately following the worship service and at 9:30a.m. prior to worship on communion Sundays.  Please let John know if you are able to attend or not prior to each Sunday.

Friday & Saturday, May 5th & 6th 2017 – Synod Assembly will be attended by Dave Ehret, Rus Stahl & Pastor Richard.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 – There will be a Council Meeting immediately following the worship service in the downstairs meeting room. Please plan to attend.

Sunday, May 14th is Mother’s Day!

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 – we will be feeding the homeless. If you are able please come around 9:30 in the morning to help prepare the food and/or come at 6:15 p.m. to help deliver and feed the hungry.

Also on May 12th there will be a Bible Study lead by Pastor Richard will begin at 11:30.  We will be studying the book of Acts.  Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch and a friend. We will meet in the downstairs meeting room.

Monday & Tuesday, May 15th & 16th 2017 – Last Days of Nursery School before summer break.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 – Nursery School Closing program for the four year old class is at 7:00 p.m. and will take place in the undercroft.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 – Nursery School Closing program for the three year old class is at 6:30 p.m. and will take place in the undercroft.

Thursday, May 25, 2017Ascension Day – The congregations of our Delaware Conference will be hosting its annual Ascension Day soup supper and festival worship Service at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 927 S Providence Rd, Wallingford, PA 19086. The meal will begin at 6:00pm and the worship service will be held at 7:00pm. Each congregation attending is asked to bring a soup and a dessert to share.

Monday, May 29, 2017 – Memorial Day

Sunday, June, 11, 2017 – This is Music Sunday!

Also on June 11th, immediately following the worship service we will have our Annual Church Picnic.  There is a signup sheet on the table in the Narthex to let us know how many will be coming and what side dish or dessert you are able to provide.

Monthly News / May 2017