Sept. 25 Grace Notes EXTRA

Please click here to read the September 25 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church, Kenosha, Wisconsin.

Note: Our telephone system is down this week. Our answering system will take messages, but we cannot access them at this time. Please contact us by email.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns and scripture for Cosmos Sunday
  • Bulletin sponsors
  • ‘God So Loved the Cosmos’
  • Synod Marks Quarter Century of Partnership with Meru Diocese
  • Season of Creation Closes with Blessing of Pets
  • Men’s Group; Book Study; Fridays for Our Future
  • Ann E. Lausch; Office Secretary Will Be Away
  • Power Failure Knocks Out Phones, Some Basement Lighting
  • ELCA Outreach Center Celebrates 25 Years of Service
  • Bishop Erickson’s Pastoral Letter on Education

Aug. 28 Grace Notes

Please click here to read the August 28, 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 readings for twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
  • September Calendar, Birthdays, and Anniversaries
  • Grace Celebrates Season of Creation
  • Mural Painting Days Have Been Extended
  • Community Mural Painting Project photos
  • Men’s Group at Laborfest
  • Book Study group
  • Fridays for Our Future
  • August Lauds and Laurels
  • Bishop Erickson Reflects of 2022 Churchwide Assembly
  • Night of Worship Benefitting ELCA Outreach Center

May 29 Grace Notes

Please click here to read the May 29, 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 seventh Sunday of Easter
  • Altar Flower Dedication
  • June Calendar, Birthdays, and Anniversaries
  • Planting Pollinators Planned
  • A Pastoral Message on Abortion from Bishop Elizabeth Eaton
  • Men’s Group, Council Meetings
  • Synod Assembly Approves Memorial on Climate Change, Reelects Bishop
  • New Member Classes Start in June
  • In Light of Tuesday’s Robb Elementary School Tragedy
  • Thank You for Welcoming Barkers

May 22 Grace Notes EXTRA

Please click here to read the May 22, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church in Kenosha.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, readings and hymns for the sixth Sunday of Easter
  • Altar flower dedication
  • Planting Pollinators June 5
  • Welcome Center 5th Anniversary Celebration
  • May Laurels & Lauds
  • Men’s Group, New Member Class
  • Learn More about Outreach for Hope
  • Poor People’s Campaign: Keeping the Dream Alive
  • Synod Women’s Group May Become Inactive
  • ELCA Plans Social Statement on Government, Civic Engagement
  • Health Department Vaccine Clinic Here Friday & Tuesday
  • Lutheran Immigration & Refugee Chair Addresses Assembly

May Grace Notes

Please click here to read the May 1, 2022 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and home worship bulletin of Grace Lutheran Church in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy, hymns, and readings for third Sunday in Easter
  • Welcome Center Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
  • Book Study Group Wraps Up Discussion of Science and Faith*
  • May calendar, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Council, Men’s Group Meetings Set
  • Sign Up for Gardening
  • Pastor Interviewed for Synod ‘I’m Curious About…’ Video Series

* Note: There will not be a meeting of the book club this Thursday. The group will meet on May 12 instead.

P.S.: Here is Pastor Barker’s “I’m Curious About…” video (see page 8).

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

May 16 Grace Notes EXTRA

Please tap here to read the May 16, 2021 edition of Grace Notes, the newsletter and worship aid for Grace Lutheran Church of Kenosha, Wisconsin. In this week’s issue:

  • Liturgy and readings for Ascension of Our Lord / seventh Sunday of Easter
  • Pastor Barker’s Sermon on Acts 1:1-11
  • Congregational Meeting Convenes This Sunday
  • Synod Model Family Leave and Sabbatical Policies
  • Worship Is Open with COVID-19 in Mind
  • Greater Milwaukee Synod Assembly Voting Results

To join the congregational meeting on line, click here. the passcode is: 7WfefC .

You can also phone in at 646-876-9923. You will need to then enter the meeting ID and passcode. The meeting ID is 685 749 8173, and the passcode by phone is 834854.

Wisconsin 7 Come to Racine, Milwaukee

The Wisconsin 7 will be at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection (322 Ohio St, Racine, WI 53405) on Friday, March 19 at 10:00 am and will be at Redeemer Lutheran Church (631 N 19th St., Milwaukee, WI 53233) on Sunday, March 21 at 2:00 pm.  Both events will be outdoor rallies that require masks and social distancing.
At both events there will be a great list of speakers, including Bishop Paul Erickson on Sunday.
The Wisconsin 7 are on a 22-day fast for climate justice in the state budget and this weekend will be on day 15 and 17 of their fast.
Please come out to support the Wisconsin 7!  Also, please lift the Wisconsin 7 up in your prayers on this twelfth day of their fast and going forward.