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  • Opportunities to Serve at Grace

    "Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms." 1 Peter 4:10

    Opportunities to Serve at Grace

    There are plenty of chances to serve the Lord this fall at Grace! If you have a few extra hours to spare over the next month, please consider spending those hours showing Christ's love in action in one of the following ways: 

    Women of Grace Kick-Off Event
    Saturday, Nov. 4, 9- 11 a.m.
    Grace Center

    Want to get involved with Grace, but not sure where to start? Then come check out Women of Grace's Kick-Off Event on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Learn about all kinds of serving opportunities that are available for women of a variety of gifts and talents. If you have any questions, or would like to attend, contact Angie Grass at agrass79@gmail.com or call the church office at 414-271-3006.

    Grace Fine Art & Craft Festival 
    Sunday, Nov. 5, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Grace Center

    Grace's annual arts and craft festival returns once again! Local artisans from around the city will be here at the Grace Center, selling their handcrafted pottery, clothing, jewelry, art, stationery, and more.

    Can you help? We'd love to have friendly faces greeting our guests, handing out maps and information, and circulating the festival for those with questions, as well as assistance with set-up, load-in, and load-out. Load in is set for Saturday, Nov. 4 at 3 p.m., and light refreshments will be made available to all helpers. If you would like to help with the festival, please contact Tabitha Weber at tweber@gracedowntown.org

    Advent by Candlelight - Seeking Hostesses
    Sunday, Dec. 3, 5-8 p.m.
    Grace Center

    Sign up to host a table for Advent by Candelight, an evening of celebration, fellowship, and worship with fellow women members of Grace. Never hosted before? Wonderful! Whether you have hosted several times before, or just want to give it a try, every woman at Grace is welcome to attend. Hostess sign-up sheets are in the Parish Center and Grace Center; you can also sign up via the link below. Hostess sign up deadline is Tuesday, Oct. 31, so reserve your table today. Questions? Contact Tabitha Weber at tweber@gracedowntown.org or Amanda Schumacher at aschumacher@gracedowntown.org, or by calling the church office at 414-271-3006.

    Hostess Sign-Up: CLICK HERE

    Grace in Action - Feeding the Homeless
    Sunday, Dec. 10, 11:30 a.m. 
    Grace Center

    Grace in Action will be making sandwiches for The Cathedral Center, a local homeless shelter for women and families. More details will be available in the coming months, but if you have any questions or would like to help, contact Suzanne Knapp at suzanneknapp@msn.com.

    Mail Helpers 
    Anytime! 

    Grace sends out thousands of mailers over the course of the year - information about the rummage, monthly events, and special worship services, to name a few - and with some major mailers right around the corner, Grace is need of a few more team members to help! If you can fold and label a couple hundred pieces of mail in one sitting, our Communications Coordinator wants to talk to you! Contact Amanda Schumacher at aschumacher@gracedowntown.org to get on the list.  

  • Bible Information Class

    Bible Information Class (BIC)
    Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. Grace Center
    Sundays, 9-10 a.m. Grace Center (repeat)

    Grace offers a comfortable atmosphere for people to explore the truths from the Bible about their relationship with God. It’s not just for “new members”—all Grace members are invited to attend and bring a friend! There is plenty of time for questions and discussion. Class resumes Sept. 7,  and is offered twice each week: Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. and repeated Sunday mornings at 9 a.m. To sign up or for more information, contact the church office, 414-271-3006 or mail@gracedowntown.org.


     

  • Roadmaps to Bible Reading

    Roadmaps to Bible Reading
    Wednesdays, 7-8:30 p.m.
    Grace Center

    Did you ever plan to start studying Scripture and wonder where to start? Beginning Sept. 13, Pastor Huebner will once again offer Roadmaps to Bible Reading. This 17-session overview of the New Testament will begin with the early years of Christ and end with Revelation. 

    For more information, contact the church office either by phone (414) 271-3006 or email data@gracedowntown.org.

  • Reformation: Grace, Faith, Scripture

    Reformation: Grace, Faith, Scripture
    Sundays, 9:00 & 10:30 a.m.
    Grace Center Great Hall

    Sunday morning Bible Class resumes Sunday, Sept.10 with a new Bible study, Reformation: Grace, Faith, Scripture. This 12-lesson study uses film clips from Return to Grace: Luther’s Life and Legacy to introduce important Reformation truths, including Baptism, Justification, Saint and Sinner, Vocation, and Worship.

    If you can't make it in person, visit our YouTube page for Sunday Bible Studies: youtube.com/c/gracedowntownorg

     

  • Bible Study at Grace

    Adult Bible Class 
    Sundays, 9:00 & 10:15 a.m.
    Grace Center - Great Hall
    God Is For Us - A look at Romans!
     
    Explorer Children's Ministry - Mighty Fortress
    9:00-10:00 a.m.
    Parish Center - Lower Level
    Children age 3 (potty-trained) - 12 are invited to join! Contact Kerry Ognenoff to get involved! 
     
    Bible Study Breakfast
    Every 2nd & 4th Friday, 6:30-7:30 a.m.
    Grace Place Coffee
    Summer Readings from Luther. In the spirit of the special 500th anniversary of the Reformation, this group will use summer time to read from Martin Luther, growing in how to draw teachings from Scripture alone and tracing all wisdom, comfort, and joy from Jesus and his death for us.
     
    Mom's Group
    Park Playdates
    During the summer months, Mom's group varies from their usual Friday morning meeting time and instead meets at local parks for the kids to have a chance to play and Mom's can still connect and get together. If you have questions please contact Anna Bondow.
    June 21 - Hart Park - Wauwatosa
    June 28 - Hawthrone Glen Park - Wauwatosa
    July 12 - Village Park - Elm Grove
    July 19 - McCarty Park - West Allis
    July 26 - Doctor's Park -Bayside/Fox Point
  • Happy Hobby Hour - Cookie Decorating

    Cookie Decorating
    Friday, Dec. 8 @ 5:30 p.m. Grace Center

    Decorate cookies like a five-star baker! Learn how to properly pipe, create roses and other ornate creations atop your sugar cookies so you can dazzle your guests at your next holiday gathering!
    *Happy Hobby Hour is held every 2nd Friday from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Grace Center. 250 E. Juneau Ave. *
     
    Next Month- 
     
    December - Cookie Decorating
    January - Get Fit with Coach Larry
  • Chant Claire - First Fridays at Five

    Camerata Milwaukee
    First Fridays at Five Concert

    Friday, Dec. 1, @ 5 p.m. 
     
    Created in 2010 to enrich the Baroque scene in Milwaukee, this ensemble presents pieces by Lutheran composers from the Baroque period. Works by Bach, Buxtehude and Schutz will be performed.
     
    Concert Series Performers for 2017
     
    December 1 - Camerata Milwaukee, ensemble January 6, 2018 - No Concert
     
    Concerts are held in the church sancutary, are free and last about an hour.
    They are open to the public, so spread the word and bring your friends!

Services

Sundays @ 7:45, 9:00 & 10:30 am

Mondays @ 6:30 pm