This Week at Grace


New Christ in Our Home Devotional
April  – June 2024

Now Available in the Church Office and Church Entry


Spring Clean Up

Saturday, March 23, 2024
8:30 am to noon


This Week at Grace

Sun 3/17
10 am—Worship Service
Following Worship—Confirmation at First Presbyterian
6 pm—Luther House Student dinner
Mon 3/18
9 am—4 pm—Office Staff On Site
6 pm—Boy Scouts
Tue 3/19
6:15 pm—Private event in Sanctuary
Wed 3/20
9 am—4 pm—Office Staff On Site
1 pm—Lenten Bible Study with Pr. Remy
5 pm—Acapella Concert at Grace
6 pm—Soup Supper at First Presbyterian
7 pm—Lenten Worship at First Presbyterian
Thurs 3/21
9 am  – 4 pm—Office Staff on Site
12 pm—Wisdom Seekers
3 pm—Conversation in Spanish
5:30 pm—Choir Practice
6:30 pm—Worship Rehearsal
6:30 pm—Benton County Democrats
Sat 3/23
8:30 am—12 pm—Spring Clean Up
Sun 3/24
10 am—Worship Service
6 pm—Luther House Student dinner


We need your help

Grace has set out bags of plastic eggs that need to be filled for this years Easter Egg Hunt.

Please  fill the eggs and return them to Grace.


New Book Starts March 21

The Wisdom Seekers Book Group will be starting a new book on Thursday, March 21st – Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes:  Cultural Studies in the Gospels by Kenneth E. Bailey.  As a master of Middle Eastern culture,  Bailey examines the life and ministry of the person and significance of Jesus within his own cultural context.
 Meetings are at noon every Thursday via Zoom, covering about 30 pages each week. 
Please join us for some fun discussions!  If you would like to do so, please contact Mark Klopsch at
so that he can add you to the Zoom invitation.


Ladies Luncheon

March 26, 2024
Vinewood Tap House in Philomath


Lent Bible Study with Pr. Remy
Wednesdays at 1 pm during Lent Starting February 21
Fireside Room

Come join Pastor Remy for a bible study on Wednesdays at 1pm starting February 21st.We will be reading the Book of 1 Corinthians together, learning about the community of Corinth, and talking about conflict in community. Bring your bible and let’s learn together.


Meeting is the first Tuesday of Each Month
1 pm in the Fireside Room
Complete 2023/2024 book list
Upcoming Books for 2023

April 2
Three books with the same title
The Only Woman in the Room
May 7
How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue


Weekly Student Dinner
Sundays at 6 pm
Drop in Lunch
March 18-22 from 11am to 1pm

Printed Copies of the current Luther House Newsletter
are available in the church entry





Stone Soup Volunteers Needed
3rd Sunday of Each Month
1:30 – 5:30 pm

This will be helping cook the Stone Soup Meal.

If interested, please contact Frank Davis or Elaine Franklin


Medical Equipment Closet

If you are needing any medical equipment, please contact Cathy Mueller or the office to learn more information about borrowing something from Grace.


Oregon Bottle Drop Bags
Available in the Church Entry

Blue Bags can now be found in the church entry on the table in the corner.

All funds raised go towards helping our Community Members in need.


Conversation in Spanish
Thursdays at 3 pm.

Do you already know Spanish and want to grow in your ability to Speak Spanish.

The purpose of the Conversation Group is to allow individuals who already speak some Spanish an opportunity to  continue growing in their ability to become more fluent in the language.  It is not a class to teach Spanish.  Group meetings are held once a week for one hour at Grace Lutheran Church. For more information contact, in English, Juan Guzman at



Link to the March 2024 Grace Gatherings

For a printed copy of the March 2024 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.  

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!!   Check out the new online catalog at
Or go to the Grace website, under Resources>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.



Giving at a Glance
Support the many ministries of Grace Lutheran

Contributions as of February 21, 2024
Contributions for the Month of February:   $17,660;
February Budget: $25,700;
First 3 Weeks Giving: $17,660
Weekly Budget: $6,425;
(4 weeks in January); 
YTD contributions: $61,920;  
YTD budget:  $64,675