Christmas Eve at Grace: Please click the following link to learn about our plans for Christmas Eve: https://gracelutheran1.org/news/christmas-eve-at-grace

We also need 1 or 2 volunteers to help from 4pm to 5pm with setup and directing parking. If you would be willing to help please contact pastor@gracelutheran1.org

New Online Bible Study Starting Wednesday December 16thStarting this Wednesday, December 16th at 8:15pm Pastor Andy will be leading a four-week series titled Because of Bethlehem: Love is Born, Hope is Here. For some Christmas is a time of excitement and anticipation, for others Christmas is filled with loneliness and grief. No matter what this season holds for you, this bible study will help you find a sense of hope this Christmas. For more information, and to register, please contact pastor@gracelutheran1.org

Giving Tree Ministry – Thank You! A big thank you to all those who donated to help provide Christmas presents for children in need. Through your generosity, we were able to provide dozens of children with presents. A special thank you to Chris Bjorklund, Kathy Zank, Deb Oelert and Rose McGuire for leading the project.

Now Accepting Winter Clothing for Veterans: From now until December 20th, we are accepting either new or gently used winter clothing for men, women, or children. Please drop off clothing in our narthex (lobby) in a plastic bag. All proceeds from the clothing drive will go to support Transitional Living Services, which supports homeless veterans and Veterans Clothes Closet. If you have any questions please email our coordinators, Scott and Judy Olson at scottolson85@yahoo.com

Like our Facebook Page (https://bit.ly/3bwLObx) and subscribe to your YouTube page (https://rb.gy/qipr23). This will help you stay up to date with our worship services and other videos that we put up throughout the week. Grace is also now on Instagram follow us at glc_richmond

Online Sunday School Now Available: Videos will be posted on our website, Facebook page and YouTube page as well as our website every Sunday. For more information please contact Nancy O’Connor at koloasun@comcast.net

We are still praying for you!  If you would like to have someone’s name read on our prayer list for the Sunday morning services simply email office@gracelutheran1.org church their name.

If you are able to continue to support Grace through your offering, we would be grateful. You can give to Grace online through this link (https://rb.gy/tnkhvf) or by mailing your offering directly to the church (P.O. Box 425 Richmond, IL 60071).

If you need anything at all we are here for you. You can contact Pastor Andy at 630-615-9227 or through his email (pastor@gracelutheran1.org).