Hanging of the Greens, December 3rd

Join us as we decorate and learn the significance of the lovely adornments seen in the sanctuary throughout Advent with some of our favorite Christmas hymns as the background!  This will take place at all three services on 12/3/2017.

Check your email and let us know if you want to participate! We are waiting for your responses!
Haven’t heard from us yet… please let us know! Message us or send us an email to


Mental Health First Aid Training, December 2nd

Coming right here to Grace on Saturday, December 2, from 8am-5pm, Mental Health First Aid Training!

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental health problems and substance use disorders in adults. This training is FREE for United Methodists, and it includes breakfast, lunch, and materials ($50 for others). CEU’s are available for multiple professions. We’ve all been touched by the recent tragedies in our communities, and this training provides crucial information to help those around us.
Please plan to attend or share with others. Visit 
to register. Contact Hillary Marotta with questions at

4-Week Bible Study at Grace



Please join us at one of the four offered times:

1) Thursday Evenings at 6:00pm. This group will be meeting in room #201/203 (music room) on the following Thursdays: 10/19, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16.

2) Sunday Evenings at 6:30pm. This group will be meeting in room # 202 (the Focus Sunday school classroom) on the following Sundays: 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12.

3) Wednesday Mornings at 9:00am. This group will be meeting in room # 202 (the Focus Sunday school classroom) on the following Wednesdays: 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15

4) Wednesday Evenings at 7:00pm. This group will be meeting in room # 202 (the Focus Sunday school classroom) on the following Wednesdays: 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15

TOPIC: “The Genius of Generosity” 
In preparation for the study, here is a link for the book:
Hope to see you there!

Musical/Vocal Auditions for Contemporary Service

Did you know…. Grace is planning on starting a contemporary service, launching in early 2018??

If you are interested in being a musician or vocalist in support of this service, please let us know! We are having auditions on Wednesday, Oct. 25th from 6:00-8:00pm & Thursday, Oct. 26th- 5:30-7:30pm.

Please email Luke Forshey at to sign-up!

Grace T-shirts and Directories are in!

Grace T-shirts and Directories are in!

Join us at the Ministry Fair this Sunday (9/10) from 9:15-10:30am in the All Purpose Room at Grace. Please note, standard Sunday School is cancelled this Sunday so everyone has the opportunity to participate in the Ministry Fair.

– If you ordered a Grace T-Shirt…. they are here and will be ready for you to pick-up on Sunday!

– If your family took a picture for the Grace directory… the directories are complete and ready for pick-up on Sunday!

– If you need to register your child for Grace events… please come prepared with your insurance information. We will have stations ready for electronic registration!

– If you are looking to connect, grow, or serve in your faith-walk… Come and explore the ministries and programming at Grace!

Hope to see you there !!

Hurricane Harvey Relief

Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
The Grace family has express interest in assisting with the efforts of Hurricane Harvey relief. Learn what is needed and how to get involved!
Mission Central located in the Mechanicsburg is organizing a relief effort for Hurricane Harvey victims. The below link will guide through the needs of the mission: Mission Central Hurricane Relief Needs. If you are interested in supporting, please check it out!

Their current focus is on hygiene buckets and cleaning buckets. Help support Mission Central by:

1) Bring supplies for these buckets to Grace as we will start a collection. Bryan Waldron has graciously volunteered to spearhead the effort in delivering the supplies to Mission Central. (thank you Bryan!)
Note: Mission Central will accept donations of completed buckets or just supplies needed for the buckets.



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