To Glorify God | To Grow in Faith | To Give in Service | Together in Christ
Grace Lutheran Church, Hatfield, Pa.

January 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • New Year's Day
  • Office Closed
2
  • Confirmation
  • Stitchers
3
  • WELCA
  • Yoga
4
  • Capital Campaign Assesment Mtg.
5
6
7
  • Worship/Communion
  • Sunday School
  • Worship/Communion
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Game Night
8
  • All reports due to Patti
  • Stepping Stones Mtg.
  • Scouts
  • Christian Connections
9
  • Worship and Music
10
  • Bible Study
  • Yoga
11
  • Stewardship
12
13
  • Recital
14
  • Worship/Communion
  • Sunday School
  • Worship
  • Calvary Korean Church
15
  • Scouts
16
  • Church Council Meeting
17
  • Confirmation
  • Yoga
18
19
  • Pack Meeting
20
  • Boy Scouts
21
  • Worship/Communion
  • Sunday School
  • Worship
  • Calvary Korean Church
22
  • Scouts
23
  • Confirmation
24
  • Bible Study
  • Yoga
25
26
  • Scout Snow Date for 1-20
27
  • Annual Meeting
28
  • Worship/Communion
  • Sunday School
  • Worship/Communion
  • Calvary Korean Church
29
  • Scouts
  • Scouts
30
  • Communications Team
31
  • Yoga

Current Newsletter: Dec17-Jan18 Parish News Website

Last Newsletter: Nov17 Parish News web

Previous Monthly Newsletter: Oct17 Parish News Web 

 

 

 

 


Backpack Blessing

The backpacks for preschoolers that were packed with school supplies by Hatfield Community Christian Coalition (HCCC) were blessed at the August 30 service. Over 50 backpacks were to be distributed to needy children in Hatfield through the local food cupboards and the Grace Lutheran Stepping Stones Nursery School and Daycare. .

Groundbreaking – August 9, 2015

During the Sunday service held on August 9, 2015, the membership of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church at 40 North Main Street in Hatfield ceremoniously broke ground to proceed with building a replacement structure for the building that was destroyed in a fire on December 31, 2011. After the Building Team chair, Ken Seiler, the church council president, Frank Stone II, and Pastor…

“40”

Those of you who are baseball fans probably know the significance of the number 42.  It was the uniform number for Jackie Robinson, the first baseball player to break Major League Baseball’s color barrier that segregated the sport for more than 50 years. To remember this event, each year, Major League Baseball has a date where each player wears the number 42,…

Merry Advent!

Merry Advent! This is one of the times that the church speaks a much different message than the world. Since Halloween, and sometimes even earlier, the stores have been proclaiming “Merry Christmas” and the need to surround ourselves with the right stuff and give away the right stuff as Christmas gifts. However, if you go…

What is Thanksgiving Anyway and What About Us Today?

The origins of Thanksgiving reach back nearly four centuries. As the Pilgrims settled in Massachusetts in 1620, they barely survived the winter as over half of the original settlers died. Yet assisted by helpful Indians of the area, they were able to reap a bountiful harvest the following year. On December 13, 1621, to offer thanksgiving to God and celebrate with their…