Ministry & Events
Support

Over 40% of adult Grace members serve throughout the year. God has given us the privilege to serve others as we serve him! Take a look at the events below to see what sparks your interest and how you can get involved! Use your unique gifts and apply them to various ministry areas that serve and nurture others. 

How Can I Serve?

 

Please contact Minister of Discipleship at dcarter@gracedowntown.org to learn more and get involved!

Ways to get involved: 

Fine Art & Craft Festival Community Rummage Sale Advent by Candlelight Happy Hobby Hour
First Fridays Concert Series Doors Open Milwaukee Event Decorators Beer Pairing Dinner
Fellowship Suppers Tour Guides  Grace Place Coffee Baristas  Building Hosts
Fine Art & Craft Festival

Grace's annual Fine Art & Craft Festival happens every fall, showcasing local artisans and their handcrafted works. Past years have included pottery, photography, one-of-a-kind stationary, organic soaps and skin care products, jewelry, metalwork, woodwork, and more.

Time / Date: First Sunday in November

Location: Grace Center Great Hall

Contact: Renee Hundley, events@gracedowntown.org

How You Can Help: Greet guests, share information about Grace, help set up the hall and load our vendors in the Saturday before, help load out our vendors Sunday afternoon after the event, take pictures for use on social media, or serve as a barista for the day in Grace Place Coffee!

Doors Open Milwaukee

With all of the great events and attractions in downtown Milwaukee, this day opens the doors to numerous buildings downtown free-of-charge.  People from all over draw up their personal itinerary to make visits and participate in special tours, as offered.

We are blessed to participate and see over a thousand people come through our doors each year. We highlight our history, staff the sanctuary and Grace Center with friendly faces. Each visitor receives a coffee sleeve for a free drink in the Grace Place Coffee Shop.

Time / Date: Third weekend in September

Location: Grace Church & Grace Center Great Hall

Contact: Renee Hundley, events@gracedowntown.org

How You Can Help: Greet guests, share information about Grace, be a tour guide or Grace expert, play the organ, be a building host in the Grace Center, or serve as a barista for the day in Grace Place Coffee!

Community Rummage Sale

In this annual event, community neighbors and students living in condos and apartments nearby participate in selling their gently used goods.  

Time / Date: First Saturday in September

Location: Grace Center Great Hall

Contact: Veronica Brewer, vbrewer@gracedowntown.org

How You Can Help:
Help the vendors load in their goods Friday afternoon 3-7pm or in the morning Sat, from 6:30am - 8:00am
Help at the check-in table from 6:30 - 8:00am
Serve as greeter during the sale (2 hr shift; 8 - 10am, 10:00am-noon or Noon-2:00pm)
Help the vendors load their goods back out from 2 - 3pm
Help with takedown inside the Great Hall from 2 - 3:30pm