John Rutter’s The Gift of Life

John Rutter’s The Gift of Life

Our Music Ministry has the wonderful opportunity to present John Rutter’s large work, The Gift of Life, in the 11 am worship service on April 22.

We are hiring a small orchestra to accompany.  Our choirs rehearse every Wednesday, beginning January 10, 7:30-8:15 p.m. in the Sanctuary, and invite you to join us!

Rutter is a wonderful British composer who published this work in 2015 as a celebration of life. Please come join us in learning this ...

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Women’s Chorus – January 28

All women, including youth, are invited to join our Women’s Chorus on Sunday, January 28, for the 11 am service.  Rehearsals are in the Sanctuary:

  • Wednesday, January 17, 7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, January 21, 10:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 p.m.

All are welcome to join us, whether you sing in choir regularly, or this is your first time!  Please come join our Music Ministry in raising your voice in song and praise to our God!  Questions? Contact Donna at donna@mygpc.org

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Nametags

Good News!  You don’t know everyone at Grace.

This is good news because it means that new members and visitors are always entering into our community.  In an effort to show hospitality to those who are new, and in an effort to create space for community, you’re invited to wear a name tag.

For the next five Sundays, name tag stations are located at the North and East doors when you enter the building. Make and wear a name tag as you ...

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Thank you, Elders, Deacons, and Trustees! Welcome New Officers!

In January, we ordain and install new officers, which means we say goodbye to men and women who have served faithfully.  From the Session we bid farewell to Cindy Dethloff, Jerry Juhnke, Janet Rhoads, and Anne Woolsey.

Leaving the Deacons are Clayton Jamison, Kathleen Kennedy, Jim Steele, and Jean Oser. Completing terms on the Board of Trustees are Betsy Bloxham, Jim Grannis, and Tom Rhoads.

We say thank you to Bob Ross who completes another year serving as our church treasurer, and ...

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From the Pastor’s Desk

Dear Grace Community,

January 1, 2017, was a Sunday.  We started the new year with worship, and as 2017 came to a close I looked back at the sermon from New Year’s day.  In it I shared a poem by Howard Thurrman called “The Work of Christmas.”

The Work of Christmas

When the song of the angels is stilled,
when the star in the sky is gone,
when the kings and princes are home,
when the shepherds are back with their flocks,
the ...

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