Nov. 27 Grace Notes

Happy Thanksgiving! Please click here to read the November 27, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In this week’s edition:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and scripture for the First Sunday of Advent
  • Join Us for Worship Christmas Eve & Day
  • Carthage Festival Shares in the Wonder
  • 2023 Estimate of Giving slip
  • December calendar, birthdays
  • Grace Hosts First in Advent Organ Recital Series
  • Anniversary, Birthday Celebrations
  • Luncheon to Thank Greg
  • Fridays for Our Future
  • Welcome Center Gives Thanks
  • Gather to Sing at Nancy’s
  • Bishop Erickson’s Thanksgiving Message
  • Congregation Approves Plan for Pastoral Leave
  • Here We Come a-Caroling

And in case you missed Wednesday evening’s Thanksgiving Eve service, here it is:

Nov. 20 worship video

Here is video of the worship service and congregational meeting at Grace Lutheran Church (Kenosha) on Christ The King Sunday, November 20, 2022:

  • “Lord, Listen to Your Children Pryaing” text and music © 1973 Hope Publishing Company, Carol Stream, IL 60188. All rights reserved. Used by permission. Reprinted by permission under OneLicence.net permit #A733643
  • “Oh Happy Day When We Shall Stand” text © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship, admin. Augsburg Fortress. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission under OneLicence.net permit #A733643

Nov. 20 Grace Notes EXTRA

Greetings! Please click here to read the November 20, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Kenosha’s Grace Lutheran Church.

In this week’s super-sized issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and scripture for Christ the King Sunday
  • Bulletin sponsor
  • Thanksgiving Eve Worship and Pie-Oh-My
  • Wesley U.M.C. Christmas Bazaar
  • First U.M.C. Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Congregational Meeting to Vote on Plan for Pastor’s Leave
  • Organist Schoettler Opens Advent Recital Series at Grace
  • Gather to Sing at Nancy’s
  • Advent & Christmas Worship Services
  • Carthage Festival Shares in the Wonder
  • 2023 Estimate of Giving form
  • Thanksgiving Eve liturgy, hymns, and scripture

Nov. 13 Grace Notes EXTRA

Greetings! Please click here to read the November 13, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church of Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and scripture for Lectionary 33
  • Congregational Meeting Slated November 20
  • Men’s Group
  • Book Study
  • Fridays for Our Future
  • Church Council
  • 2023 Estimate of Giving Slip
  • Thanksgiving Eve Worship Service, Pie-O-My
  • We Heard You Singing
  • Organist Schoettler Opens Advent Recital Series at Grace
  • ‘Concretes for a Cause’ to Benefit Welcome Center
  • Pastor’s Stewardship Letter
  • You’re Invited to a Baby Shower
  • Infant Moses Will Be Closed on Thanksgiving
  • Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner at 1st United Methodist
  • Caring for Creation Community Mural Featured in Outreach for Hope Video

Nov. 6 Grace Notes EXTRA

Welcome! Please click here to read the November 6, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and scripture for All Saints’ Sunday
  • A Steward’s Prayer
  • Baby Shower November 12
  • Thanksgiving Eve: Come for Worship, Stay for Pie
  • Pastoral Message from Bishop Erickson on Brooks Verdict
  • Veterans’ Day at Lord of Life
  • December Calendar Features Music of Advent and Christmas
  • Book Study & Prayer Group
  • Men’s Group
  • Secretary’s Day Off
  • Fridays for Our Future Rally
  • Church Council Meeting
  • November Lauds
  • 2023 Estimate of Giving Form
  • Congregational Meeting Slated November 20
  • Infant Moses Closed on Thanksgiving*
  • A la Recherche du Temps Perdu

* Correction: Parents coming in on November 10 will receive four weeks’ worth of diapers and be scheduled to come back on December 8.

July 3 Grace Notes

Please click here to read the July 3, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns and readings for fourth Sunday after Pentecost
  • Altar Flowers & Bulletins
  • July Calendar, Birthdays & Anniversaries
  • Pastor on Study Leave
  • New Member Class
  • Book Study
  • Fridays for Our Future Rally
  • Men’s Group Hosts Lunch Celebrating Ron & Linda
  • Grace & Spirit Alive! Meet at Kenosha Pride
  • Congregational Meeting to Vote on Proposed Mural, Outdoor Sign
  • Welcome Center Food Drive

March 27 Grace Notes EXTRA

Please click here to read the March 27, 2022 edition of Grace Notes. In addition to the usual content, this week’s issue includes the proposed 2022 budgets for the church and the Welcome Center.

Table of contents:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and readings for the fourth Sunday in Lent
  • Executive Committee Votes to Relax COVID-19 Measures
  • Easter lilies order blank
  • Congregation Meets April 3 to Vote on Budget
  • Grace Lutheran Church 2022 Budget Worksheet
  • Grace Welcome Center Proposed Budget 2022
  • Men’s Group Serves Up Chili This Sunday
  • Bishop Erickson: We Are to Love, Serve, and Protect All Our Neighbors
  • Spring Book Study Starts This Thursday
  • Freezin’ for a Reason Team Thanked

P.S.: Grace will have a Palm Sunday breakfast again this year! Dawn Houston will lead the efforts to make a wonderful breakfast including a vegan tofu scramble option for the plant-based eaters in our congregation.  Palm Sunday Breakfast will be immediately following worship on Sunday April 10.

We are calling for volunteers to help with Palm Sunday Breakfast.  We need volunteers on Saturday April 9 to set up the narthex for breakfast and are inviting people to come to Grace at 1:00 p.m.  Then, on Sunday, April 10 we need volunteers to help out starting at 8:00 a.m.  Please sign up in the narthex so we know who will be helping.

February 27 Grace Notes

Please click here to read the February 27, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship guide of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, readings and hymns for Transfiguration of Our Lord Sunday
  • Ash Wednesday Services at 1:00 and 6:30
  • Freezin’ for a Reason
  • Place Orders for Men’s Group Chili
  • Sign Up for Spring Book Study
  • March calendar & birthdays
  • Sign Up to Read, Assist at Communion
  • Liturgy, readings and hymns for Ash Wednesday
  • Thanks to Council & Volunteers
  • Spirit Alive! Monthly Food Drive Benefits Welcome Center
  • Annual Meeting Convenes This Sunday
  • A Prayer for Ukraine

Feb. 13 Grace Notes Extra

We invite you to click here to read the February 13, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns and readings for the sixth Sunday after Epiphany
  • Welcome CUSH’s Lori Hawkins This Sunday
  • Ash Wednesday Worship Services
  • Place Your Orders for Men’s Chili Fundraiser
  • Annual Meeting Convenes February 27
  • Sign Up for Spring Book Study
  • Pastor Barker, Sean Krajacic Announce Frigid Fundraiser
  • CUSH Seeks Housing for Afghan Refugees Here
  • Milwaukee Synod Prepares for May Assembly