Grace in the Ward

In 2018, Grace Downtown began a second site ministry in the Historic Third Ward of Milwaukee. Led by Pastor Aaron Strong, the second site's mission is to bring the message of the Gospel to new individuals in downtown Milwaukee.

Worship Times

Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
(Beginning Sunday, Apr. 8, 2018)

Second Site meets on the second floor of the historic Broadway Theatre Center,
located in the heart of the Historic Third Ward.

158 N. Broadway
Milwaukee, WI 53202

About Second Site Ministry

Vision & Goals

To be a Colossians 3:16 Ministry
To connect more people with Jesus in a growing neighborhood and reach those who aren't currently connected with Grace.

Second Site Ministry Timeline
The first Sunday in the ward will be Sunday, Apr. 8 at 10:30 a.m.
Meetings will begin with Bible discussion, and music will be added alongside other worship elements based on the needs of those who attend.


Q: How should I dress?
A: Casual wear is more than okay!

Q: What kind of music will be played during worship services?
A: Piano, guitar, vocalist-led music with a mix of hymns and modern songs.

Q: Who is the target audience of Grace in the Ward?
A: Grace in the Ward's target audience is mainly young professionals and empty-nesters. There aren't any plans for family ministry at this time.

Q: How will Grace in the Ward connect with Grace Downtown?
A: Grace in the Ward will invite attendees to current ministry programs (Bible studies, fellowship events, small groups) Grace Downtown currently offers.

Q: Who will be the pastor for Grace in the Ward?
A: Pastor Strong will be main pastor of Grace in the Ward but will rotate with the other Grace pastors once a month.

Q: What is the official name of the second site ministry?
A: Grace in the Ward is the second site name used much in the same way as Grace Downtown (main site) is used to distinguish sites. It is still officially Grace Lutheran Church, and affiliated with the WELS.

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Contact Us

Grace in the Third Ward
(414) 271-3006, ext. 112
250 East Juneau Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202