Fall Activities at Grace
Come and Join Us!
October 7th – Blessing of the Pets at 9:15 am on the Church’s front porch, weather permitting or in the atrium if there is rain. Bring your pet, or picture of your pet, past or present. Pet food may be donated to be given to the food cupboard to help pet owners in need.
October 13th – “Stitch In” – The Stitchers of Grace will be hosting their Fall Stitch In – “The Colors of Fall” on October 13th from 10 am to 3 pm. Besides a great day of stitching, fellowship and food, there will be programs on using nontraditional colors in your projects and at home. Back by popular demand – The Stash Table! To register call 267- 222-8449. The cost of the event is $15 for preregistration, $20 at the door.
October 21st – Crop Walk – Please note change of date! Mark your calendars for Sunday, October 21st. The North Penn Annual CROP Walk will be held rain or shine. The walk begins and ends at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lansdale. Walk or Sponsor someone! For information or to pick up a form to walk, see Jean Shaffer, Diane Ball or Kay Stone.
October 27th – Christian Connections presents “Trunk or Treat” from 2 pm to 4 pm in Grace’s Parking Lot. Decorate your trunk and help to provide a fun family event.
October 28th – The InReach Team presents their first “Soupathon”! Love a nice bowl of warm soup on a cool fall afternoon? Don’t want to make it? Then come and purchase a quart of delicious homemade soup in between services. Three types of soup will be available – Chicken Noodle, Minestrone and Green Spilt Pea. The cost of a quart is $7 and proceeds go to the Generator Fund. If you would like to help make soup, InReach will provide the recipe and container.
We also will be having a coat blessing at both services and writing encouraging notes to be placed into the coats. The Community Coat Distribution will be held Tuesday October 30th at Grace.
The month of November – Let’s Give Thanks
November 4th – All Saints Day – Come and pay tribute to the members of our Grace Family that we have lost this year. Before or after the service, write a thank you note to someone special or to someone who has made a difference in your life. Paper and pens will be provided.
November 10th – Wilkum! Ladies Fall Tea from 2-4pm. We will all be Pennsylvania Dutch as we welcome Keith Brintzenhoff from Kutztown, who will entertain us with folksongs, 4 instruments, share his humor and history. Signup sheet in the Narthex. Cancelled due to unexpected events.
November 11th – Veterans’ Day – We will be sending Love to Our Troops through care packages and notes. Look for collection lists in the November newsletter and upcoming bulletins. And please let us know of a service person who would enjoy getting a package or note. Confirmation of two young adults will also take place at the 10:30 am service.
November 18th – Prayer Box Project – Come and make a special box, after each service, to keep and write your prayers. All supplies provided – just bring your creativity.
November 21st – Thanksgiving Eve Service with Heidelburg UCC to be held at Grace at 7:30 pm. Come and offer your thanks for all your blessings.
Don’t forget about the very popular Yoga (Hatha) class every Weds. From 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The cost is $5 per class. For more information call Kathy Stawasz.