CSN – Anniversary Sunday at First Grace

First Grace – where the city worships

Anniversary Sunday at 
First Grace 

 

First Grace Statement of Affirmation

First Grace is an urban community of faith embracing all of God’s children as persons of sacred worth, regardless of station in life, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We invite and welcome all persons to join us as disciples who believe in the transforming love of God revealed in Jesus Christ from which nothing can separate us.

 

CSN – Grannies Respond / Abuelas Responden Caravan

First Grace – where the city worships

GRANNY CARAVAN  

Saturday, August 4th   
3:30 PM  
at 
First Grace 
Come meet and greet  the Grannies Respond/Abuelas Responden Caravan, coming from New York stopping in New Orleans on their way to McAllen Detention Center in Texas for a Day of  Action. They are demanding the Immediate reunion of children with families, the End of family detention, a U.S. immigration policy to reflect the Golden Rule of doing unto others as you would have them do unto you, and that All human beings be treated equally, fairly, and with decency. There will be a jazz funeral (to bury the bad stuff like greed, caging children, family separation, with shout outs from the crowd) and a second line.

 

CSN – Together New Orleans

First Grace, a founding member of
“Together New Orleans”
Encourages you to attend the
Orleans Parish School Board Meeting
Funding Public Education through
Industrial Tax Exemption Reform
Thursday, July 19th
5:15 p.m.
Orleans Parish School Board

3520 General De Gaulle Dr.
(Sits almost two blocks back from De Gaulle)

 
“TNOs goal is to have 100 in attendance. First Grace Goal is 8 from our congregation…”  
 
Together New Orleans will appear before the Orleans Parish School Board to support a standard to judge Industrial Tax Exemptions being proposed by School Board Member Ben Kleban. This proposal will help support the funding of our public schools and will allow exemptions that produce new jobs and new companies for Orleans Parish.  Your appearance and the appearance of leaders from your institution and networks is greatly needed.
Please RSVP below for yourself and others you are bringing.

 

CSN – Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School 2018
Sunday, June 17 – Thursday, June 21
6:00PM – 8:00 PM
Theme: Connectedness
All children in the church and surrounding communities are welcome to participate in singing, crafts, food, and learning what the bible says about our theme this year. The VBS participants will discuss connecting with God,connecting with others,connecting with creation/earth, and serving all. All parents please register your children on Sunday morning during service. Registration forms will be available each night for parents to sign-up their child.