Below you will find information about some of the events and opportunities that Grace has to offer. If you have any questions or need additional information about anything listed below feel free to contact the church office.
Sunday Morning Opportunities:
Wesleyan Class @ 9:30 am; Main Bldg. West Wing
Christian Encounters @ 9:45 am; Main Bldg. East Wing
Your Turn @ 10:10 am; Main Bldg. Parlor
Relevant @ 10:10 am; TFEC, Room 103
Tuesday Evening Opportunities:
Chancel GraceTones Handbell Ensemble Practice @
5:30 pm; Main Bldg. Music Room (During Season)
Wednesday Evening Opportunities:
Chancel Choir Practice @ 6:30 pm; Main Bldg. Music Room (During Season)
Grace United Methodist Church is a Stephen Ministry congregation. A Stephen Minister is equipped to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting. If you are called to be a Stephen Minister or are in need of a Stephen Minister, please speak to the church office at 488-1374.
To visit the website for Stephen Ministries, please click HERE.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST STARTS OCTOBER 19th
Thank you for your support - We use the proceeds for missions and community projects!
If you want to volunteer, please come early to the breakfast
The Pancake Breakfast and Country Store sales will be the 1St & 3rd Saturday of each month beginning in November through April. Donations always accepted. If you need help packing up items or need them picked up contact Judy Johnson 941-488-6929.
ANNUAL COUNTRY STORE SALE
Friday, January 31, 2020 & Saturday, February 1, 2020
From 8AM - 12 PM in Punch Hall
The Piecemakers meet in the East Wing on Wednesdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. New members are very welcome. We always have a variety of quilting and sewing projects to work on. Our mission is “to support each other in fellowship and love as we create quilts for our babies, shut-ins, and friends of Grace United Methodist Church who need comfort; and to make items for sale to assist our church financially.”
LIVING OUT VISION
United Methodist Women are turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world.
We provide opportunities and resources to grow spiritually, become more deeply rooted in Christ and put faith into action. We are organized for growth, with flexible structures leading to effective witness and action. We equip women and girls around the world to be leaders in communities, agencies, workplaces, governments and churches. We work for justice through compassionate service and advocacy to change unfair policies and systems. We provide educational experiences to lead to personal change in order to transform the world.
Grace United Methodist Women Events
Executive Meetings are held on the Second Tuesday of the month October through May at 10 AM in Punch Hall Conference Room. General Meeting & Luncheons are held on the Second Tuesdays October through May at 11:30 AM in Punch Hall. All women of Grace United Methodist Church are invited to attend. Circle Meetings are held the third Tuesdays at 9:30 AM October through May on Campus (Lois, Miriam, Ruth).
Country Store is open the first and third Saturday of each month October through April at 8 AM along with the pancake breakfast. Donations gladly accepted. Any questions please call Judy Johnson at 941-488-6929. Packing and pick up is available upon request.
Pancake Breakfast's are the first and third Saturday of the month. They run from October 19th thru April 4th in TFEC.
UMM Dinner & Program the first Monday of every month at 6:00pm in TFEC
See our Brochures in the hallway of the Narthex and TFEC
Worship at Grace involves a wide variety of approaches so that we minister to everyone - young, old, traditional, contemporary, believer, seeker. We are committed to creating an inviting worship environment where together we enter into passionate worship experiences that are led by the Holy Spirit, based on the Bible, and God’s timeless message of hope for all generations. Whether traditional or contemporary, we desire that the worship at Grace be authentic, connecting, and sustaining.
Looking to become a member of Grace?
Please plan to attend a new member orientation. Please call the church office at 941-488-1374 to register for orientation.
CAFE BIBLE STUDIES in the Grace Café with Pastor Jim begin Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. We will be reading through the Gospels. We will be finishing up before 11:30 a.m. Copies of the Gospels will be provided.
SOUL CARE LENDING LIBRARY … We have booklets which speak to such matters, as Stress, Worry, Depression, as well as copies of the Christian classics, "The Imitation of Christ" and "Practicing the Presence of God", both beautiful ways to continue your journey into spiritual maturity.
Simon Peter: Flawed but Faithful Disciple
Thursday's starting February 6th – March 19th at 6:30pm in
Punch Hall West Wing