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Our Worship times are 5:00pm Saturday

8:00am Sunday and 10:30am Sunday

Education Hour begins at 9:15am each week

 An impromptu fundraiser for the Houston ladies is going to occur this weekend!

As a part of the Earth Day festivities downtown - the ladies will be in front of the church selling perennials to raise more funds for the ELCA Youth gathering.  They will be here Saturday from 1:00-3:00pm.  If you are able, come and pick a few new plants for your yard.   We will also sell between services on Sunday.  Thank you all for your continued support!!

Hymn Festival Sunday, April 22nd at 4:00 p.m. 

Guest organist is Mr. Ben Culli, originally from Springfield.

The Hymn Festival will follow the theme "Come, Hear the Word," a text written by Paul Hosea, also from Springfield.  The combined adult choirs of Historic Grace and Our Savior's Lutheran churches, the Sangamon Brass, and violinist Jean Tweet will lead us in song.  Pastor Tom will share devotional meditations on the texts. Invite a friend!  


APRIL 21, 2018 AT 6:30 PM.  

As part of the Illinois Bicentennial, the production "The Fabric of Friendship" will be presented.  A catered dinner and a dance performance by the Springfield International Folk Dancers are included in the cost of $29 per person.  A sign-up sheet is posted in the Fellowship Hall.  Let's get together for an enjoyable evening of Fellowship!

ELCA National 2018 Youth Gathering

Three youth and one adult will be headed for Houston this summer!

They will join 30,000 other Lutheran youth and help the citizens of  Houston. 

To help raise funds for this trip they will be doing various fundraisers throughout the beginning of 2018.

RECYCLE REMINDER…WE CAN GET TO HOUSTON - bring cans the first of each month to help with costs for the Gathering!!

COLOR PASTOR TOM’S HAIR - CARDINAL RED OR CUBS BLUE!! As part of fundraising for the girls to get to Houston, Pastor Tom has agreed to color his hair April 14/15, 2018 whichever has the most money Pastor will color his hair for the weekend and the opening Cubs/Cards game on April 15.

Get your COFFEE COZY TODAY!!!  ONLY $5.00 - keep your coffee warm and your hands cool.

Christian Education

Sunday school classes upstairs, Confirmation class in the basement and Adult Forum in Fellowship Hall continue each week beginning at 9:15 am. 

Brown Bag Bible Study, Thursdays at 12:10 p.m.  So grab your lunch and a friend and join us.  Questions? Contact Pastor Tom Christell.

ALL WOMEN of Grace are welcome at the Women’s Circle meetings and other WELCA events.

Please note the following things happening in April:

April 24th: Ruth Circle 7pm at Grace in the Fellowship Hall

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