First Grace – where the city worships
Shomade Sunday at First Grace
Shomade Groups meet at 10:00 AM
No Sunday School
9:00 AM Spanish Language Worship
11:10 AM English Language Worship
“No Poor Among You”
New Members Class, Sunday, July 1st. 10:00 AM in the conference room, upstairs.
To everyone who has supported Jose and his family by bringing groceries. We have quite a few weeks where we are looking for individuals, friends or a family to commit to bringing a week’s worth of groceries. If you would like to help us out, please sign up on the Meal Train website https://mealtrain.com/0nv3k4
or see Mary Cosper and a grocery list will be e-mailed to you the Friday before your delivery date. Gift cards to local grocery stores are also appreciated.
To help with transportation for Jose’s family to attend their church service on Sundays. If you are able to drive three passengers to/from Mid City to/from Lakeview Sunday morning or afternoon please email firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Carolyn, 225.266.6771. We would love volunteers who can commit to one ride a month, but all help is welcome!”
meeting is on Wednesday June 27, 2018 at 6:00pm in the conference room.
Sunday School Teachers meeting is on Sunday morning, July 1, 2018 from 10:00am – 11:00am.
The Care Ministry will meet on Wednesday, June 27 at 11:00 in the Parlor. For more information contact Laurie Peller at
Interfaith Memorial Service
commemorating the 45th anniversary of the Upstairs Lounge Fire. The service will begin at 5 pm on Sunday, June 24 the at St. Mark’s UMC, 1130 North Rampart Street.
Seekers Class where questions are encouraged, listening is required and hearts are accepted. Come and join co-leaders Dan Thelen and Kahlida Lloyd in what will be a time of exploring how God can meet us right where we are and help us grow through seeking and discussion. Classes are at 10:00AM each Sunday in the Parlor.
THE GATHERING – FIRST GRACE ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS
Contact Adria Kimbrough at email@example.com. Join us in the upstairs conference room!
First Grace Parents Prayer Line Every Tuesday at 8:30 PM. Call 641.715.3580, Access Code 838575#.
Men’s Morning Call, Tuesday, 7:15-8:15AM at Morning Call Café in City Park,
“Braving the Wilderness” Brene Brown-All are welcome.
Monday Meditation 6 PM -6:45 PM, each week in the Chapel.
Monday Meditation is a guided meditation by Dan Thelen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Green Tip Do you recycle? First Grace does! Look for the BLUE containers
throughout the church buildings. Use them for paper, plastic, metal
recyclables. No STYROFOAM, No PLASTIC BAGS, No SOILED PAPER
PRODUCTS!!! No GLASS
Tuesday Meal Ministry will continuing offering our homecooked meals
on Tuesday May 22nd and Tuesday May 29th at 12:30pm. Interested
volunteers are invited to help prepare, serve, or clean up any time between
10:30am and 2:30pm. And we need desserts! If you are interested in any of
these ministry opportunities, please contact Dan Thelen at
Weeders Needed! We are trying to keep our beautiful Memorial Garden
relatively weed-free during the summer months. This is the courtyard
located between the lobby and the chapel, which is enjoyed and appreciated
by so many people. If you can give a couple of hours of your time, please
Name Tag Ministry To volunteer with the distribution of name tags on
Ask Me Ministry Want to help new members or guests plug into the
Looking for a way to make a difference in our community. The Desmond Project provides a healthy, nutritious meal to the men, women and children at the New Orleans Mission every Saturday evening. Contact Jackie Vinson at email@example.com