Alternate gifts

If you have someone on your Christmas list who’s tough to buy for, consider making a gift in their name to a charitable organization. The Mission Table in the church narthex has catalogues for Heifer International and ELCA Good Gifts, which provide agricultural...

VEAP Holiday Food Drive

On Sunday, December 9 the people of Grace will be collecting food items to support the VEAP Holiday Food Drive. Please help by bringing non-perishable food items to brighten the holidays of families in our community. Also needed are: Toilet paper Laundry soap Dish...

New Members

The community of Grace Lutheran welcomed Charles and Kim Svare as new members on Sunday, October 28. The Svares have been worshiping at Grace for over a year after moving to the Twin Cities metro from northwestern Minnesota. Both have a history in ELCA congregations....

First Communion

Congratulations and God’s blessings to our six young people who received First Holy Communion during worship on November 18: Victor Onuzulike, Favor Onuzulike, Stephanie Onuzulike, Josh Thomas, Evan Thomas and Payton Thomas. Please pray for these young people as...

Bridging Essentials Drive

Grace is collecting items for an Essentials Drive for Bridging, a Bloomington ministry that provides household goods to those transitioning from homelessness to new living spaces. Blankets, pillows, towels and kitchen items are being accepted, new or gently used...

Health Care Directive presentation

All are invited and encouraged to attend a free presentation on creating a Health Care Directive. The event is Tuesday, September 25 at 7:00 at the church. Pastor Melanie Lichtenberg will provide information on the extremely important topic of having a written...