Disaster Preparedness Discussion
3rd Sunday of each Month
11:30 am in the Library

February 19
General Disaster Preparedness



This Week at Grace

Sun 2/19  Transfiguration Sunday
10 am—In Person and Live Stream Worship
11:30 am—Disaster Preparedness   Discussion

Mon 2/20  Presidents Day
11 am—4pm—Office Staff On Site
4:15 pm—Growing Young Ministry
6 pm—Boy Scouts

Tues 2/21 
Ronnenkamp Hall Closed for Event Set Up

Wed 2/22 Ash Wednesday
Ronnenkamp Hall Closed for Event Set Up
11 am—Library meeting and Work Party
1 pm—Sewing/Quilting Group
7 pm—Ash Wednesday Service

Thurs 2/23
Ronnenkamp Hall Closed for Event Set Up
9am—4pm:  Office Staff on site
11:30 am—Coffee with Kristin
12 pm—Wisdom Seekers on Zoom
3 pm—Conversation in Spanish
6:30 pm—Worship Rehearsal

Fri 2/24
Ronnenkamp Hall Closed for Event Set Up

Sat 2/25
2—5 pm—Joy Martin 100th Birthday Celebration

Sun 2/26
10 am—In Person or Live Stream Worship


Lent 2023

Ash Wednesday
February 22, 2023 7pm
In Person Only – No Soup Supper

Mid Week Worship
March 1, 8, 15, 22,
and 29
6pm Soup and 7pm Worship
This will be a round robin event with other faith communities.  Please watch for more information.

Holy Week
April 3 – 8, 2023

Easter Sunday
April 9, 2023


Ladies Luncheon

Tuesday, February 28, 2023 11:45am
at Queens ChopStick



Wisdom Seekers
Wisdom Seekers Book Group Welcomes New Participants!

New book starting February 9th:
The Last Week:  What the Gospels Really Teach About Jesus’s Final Days in Jerusalem by Marcus J. Borg & John Dominic Crossan

Meets Thursdays at noon via Zoom, reading one chapter each week.

For more information, please contact Mark Klopsch at klopschm@comcast.net.



New Christ in Our Home Devotional
January –
March 2023

Now Available in the Church Office and Church Entry


Global Book Club will return on the First Tuesday of September in the Fireside Room.

Next Meetings:

March. 7  The Lost Chapters by Leslie Schwartz

The Complete 2022-2023 Book List:



Easter Choir

Stay tuned for more details about the rehearsals and performances.  Contact Bryson for more information


Out-and-About Office Hours 
Kristin will be available for “office hours”  on Thursdays from 11:30am-1pm. Contact Kristin to set up a location or drop by Luther House.


If you are interested in a printed copy of the February 2023 issue of Grace Gatherings, please contact the church office to have one mailed to you.  Printed copies of Grace Gatherings and The Foundation Newsletter are available in the church entry.  

Link to the February 2023 Grace Gatherings:

Deadline for Grace Gathering Articles is now the 15th of each month.  In order to ensure your articles get into the current issue, please get all articles to Andrea in the church office on time.


If you need a book from the Grace Lutheran Church Library, we will get it to you!!  Have you checked out the new online catalog yet? Try https://www.librarycat.org/lib/GLC-Library
Or go to the Grace website, under Resources, click on Grace Library. Click on any book, then the button that says Ask About Becoming a Library Patron. Enter your name and email and/or phone and we will contact you.



Thank you to everybody who has been returning the blue bottle drop bags.

Grace Lutheran Church continues to have blue bottle drop bags available for church members.  All donations made through these special blue bottle drop bags and label will go directly towards the Ida Fund that assists with community members in need.  Grace continues to hand out sack lunches on Monday and Thursdays.  Emergency assistance for Gas, utility bills, and other needs continues to be available on Thursdays.

In 2022, Grace Lutheran Church has been able to raise over$1,000 towards the Ida fund that helps community members with emergency assistance such as gas vouchers, paying a bill, or other assistance.  


Giving at a Glance
Support the many ministries of Grace Lutheran
Contributions as of
December 28, 2022

Contributions for the Month of December: $24,597;
December Budget: $38,500;
First 3 Weeks Giving: $24,597;
Weekly Budget: $9,695;
(4 weeks in October);
YTD contributions:  $288,140;
YTD budget:  $310,675