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

October 2021

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1
  • Cub Pack 510 Pack Meeting
2
3
  • Worship
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Laymen Playmen
4
5
  • Bread Drop
  • Laymen Playmen
  • Stitchers
6
  • WELCA
  • Choir Rehearsal
  • NO YOGA this week
  • HEART Team Mtg.
  • Laymen Playmen
7
  • Laymen Playmen
8
9
10
  • Worship
  • Sunday School
  • CROP WALK
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Laymen Playmen
11
  • (As Needed) Christian Connections
12
  • Bread Drop
  • Laymen Playmen
  • Property Team Meeting
13
  • YOGA
  • Kevin Freaney
14
  • Laymen Playmen
  • Worship and Music Meeting
15
16
17
  • Worship
  • Sunday School
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Laymen Playmen
18
  • Stepping Stones Comm. Mtg.
19
  • Bread Drop
  • Council Meeting in Person (Zoom Option)
  • Laymen Playmen
20
  • Choir Rehearsal
  • YOGA
21
  • Laymen Playmen
22
23
  • Trunk or Treat !
24
  • Worship
  • Sunday School
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Laymen Playmen
25
26
  • Bread Drop
  • Parish News
  • INReach
  • Laymen Playmen
27
  • YOGA
  • Communication Team Mtg.
  • HEART, previously the New Team
  • Laymen Playmen
28
  • Laymen Playmen
  • Music Cafe
29
30
31
  • Worship
  • Sunday School
  • Calvary Korean Church
  • Laymen Playmen

Current Newsletter: Oct2021 Parish News – website

Last Newsletter: Sept2021 Parish News – website

Previous Newsletter: Summer2021 Parish News – website

 


Pastoral Reflections

The Peace of Christ “The peace of Christ be with you all.” “And also with you.” We share this greeting in a dialogue every week in worship. What always comes to mind as I hear your response is: “Thank you! I really needed that!” The Greeting of the Peace, as we call it, is a sacred exchange. In our worship it is…

Confirmation – a safe place to be

Parents of middle-school age children, I have a question: Where are theyt? I don’t mean where are they physically. What I am asking is, where your children are emotionally and spiritually? A recent article in the Philadelphia Inquirer reminded me of how affected our young people continue to be by the stresses of the pandemic. The authors, both mental health professionals, write,…

Warming Center

Over the years, the Hatfield area has been subject to numerous power outages.  These outages have grown more frequent, due in part to the numerous aging trees effected by the weather.  Power can be out for a few hours or in some instances a week. It can occur during the dead of winter, a hurricane or even during the summer when temperatures…

Stepping Stones now has Keystone Stars Star 2 Status

We have had an AMAZING September here at Stepping Stones!  We passed out inspection with flying colors, are adding new children to our roster every week, and, perhaps most excitingly, after 7 months of hard work throughout the whole school Stepping Stones Nursery School and Daycare was awarded a Keystone Stars Star 2 status as of Thursday, September 17th!  Keystone Stars represents…