Lent Begins—Grace holds midweek Lenten services at 12:10 p.m. (a shorter service, a great alternative for those who work downtown) and at 6:30 p.m.
This year’s theme is Ponder the Passion:
Mar. 20 Watch and pray
Mar. 27 I am he
Apr. 3 What is truth?
Apr. 10 Take him away (12:10 p.m. only)
Seminary Concert (7 p.m.)
Lenten Suppers—Take a break from the kitchen, and instead join your brothers and sisters in Christ for food and fellowship with midweek Lenten suppers! Meals are served prior to each evening worship service, 5:45-6:30 p.m. in the Grace Center Great Hall.
This year’s Lenten supper menu is as follows:
Mar. 20 Beef Stroganoff
Mar. 27 Burgers, Brats & Hot Dogs
Apr. 3 Lasagna
Apr. 10 Taco Bar
RSVP in advance via the Grace website (under the Connect tab), or call the church office at 414-271-3006.
Please RSVP in advance so our events team knows how much food to prepare!
Can you help serve at a Lenten meal? Contact the events office at email@example.com or call 414-271-3006 to help prep, serve, or clean-up the meals.
Grace Young Professionals/Rooted MKE March Events—Grace Young Professionals (soon to become Rooted MKE) invites you to Axe Throwing at AXE MKE on Friday, Mar. 22 at 9 p.m. Space is limited, so RSVP today! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Bowl-a-Rama—Grace’s Bowl-a-Rama is scheduled for Sunday, Mar. 24, from 2-4 p.m. at Riviera Lanes (8600 W. Greenfield Ave., West Allis). For $4, you can play two games and rent shoes! Please bring non-perishable food items for the St. Marcus food pantry. Sign up at the counter in the Parish Center lobby or email Drew Carter at email@example.com. Space is limited so act fast!
Clean up the Church for Easter—All Grace members are invited to help get our beautiful church building ready for Easter! Join us for a little spring cleaning on Saturday, Apr. 13, from 9:30-11 a.m. Lend a hand with general cleaning, polishing trim and woodwork, changing light bulbs, etc. If you can help, sign up in the Parish Center or Grace Center or email Drew Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org. Arrive at the church entryway and work for as long as fits your schedule.
Brewers Game with Grace—On Friday, June 21 at 7:10 p.m., the Milwaukee Brewers take on the Cincinnati Reds and we want you to be a part of it! Gathering as a church at public events is a great way to get our name out there and shine Jesus’ light to those around us. Grace has limited tickets for a section of Loge Infield Box seats; tickets are $22 each. Payment will be required prior to the event and to reserve your tickets. Questions and requests can be directed towards Drew Carter at email@example.com. Go Crew!
Job Openings at Grace—Grace is now seeking candidates for:
Events Assistant: This part-time position works closely with the Events Director. Applicants should possess a passion for working with people, the ability to share their faith, pristine organization skills and experience working in events. Candidate must be a WELS member in good standing, and willing to work nights and weekends. For a full job description, contact Veronica Brewer, Events Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office at 414-271-3006.
Event Representatives: Grace is currently looking to hire part-time event representatives for events at the church and in the Grace Center. Interested? Contact Events Director Veronica Brewer at email@example.com.
Assistant Manager for Grace Place Coffee: Qualified candidates for this part-time position will love working with people, be able to work early mornings and weekends, and able to help with day-to-day tasks. Training (and tasting) by Stone Creek Coffee is provided. Contact Samantha O’Connell at 414-271-3006 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amanda is the Communications Coordinator at Grace, and has been happily serving her congregation in this capacity since 2017. On Sunday mornings, you can find her volunteering in the coffee shop, or enjoying worship at Grace in the Ward!
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