Hi from the “Old Guy”
As a fellow member in the pew at Grace I’m taking this opportunity to invite you to join me in supporting the give25 campaign of our Concordia Lutheran Seminary. The plan is simple and spelled out in the paragraphs that follow.
9907 114 St Edmonton, AB
Parking is available at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home on Sunday mornings. Please park on the south end of the large east parking lot unless otherwise posted. Our thanks to Connelly McKinley for the privilege of using their parking lot.
In faithfulness to God's word (Acts 1:8), the mission of Grace Lutheran Church is "To proclaim in a warm caring atmosphere the good news of God's love and forgiveness in Christ to the people of our congregation, our community and the world."
We believe that there is only one true God, Who exists in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. God the Father is the creator of everything that exists. The Son is Jesus the Savior. The Holy Spirit inspired the entire Bible. It is the errorless Word of God that brings God's message of love and hope for all people. We accept that Scripture is accurately and faithfully interpreted in the documents contained in the Book of Concord.
Under One Roof
It’s hard to ignore the work being done on the church right now. Large scaffolds surround the sanctuary. The sound of hammering and moving materials around reminds us who are under this roof that it is being strengthened, and covered in a new protective layer of shingles. The price tag for this re-roofing project is enormous: more than one hundred thousand dollars! But come November, when the weather turns cold and the snow begins to fly, nobody will be questioning the wisdom of having a weatherproof roof.
Trevor Loken's Ministry Update:
Dear friends! School ended on May 31st and I am now adjusting to summer here in Manila. It was fun but bittersweet to watch my students graduate. I admit I teared up a little bit watching the ceremony. Please keep this great group of students in your prayers as they go off to universities in Korea, the US, Canada, and here in the Philippines. The vast majority of them seem to have a strong faith in God but I know it becomes much more difficult to maintain that once you leave the safe context of Faith Academy. I've included some pictures of them.
Sunday School will begin Sept. 8 at 10:00 am in the Worship Center in the basement of the church.
Next Sunday School Meeting - Tuesday, August 27 – 7:00 PM
YOUNG ADULT GROUP (ages 18-30)
Please help the ALTAR GUILD
ADOPT A SEMINARY STUDENT
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