Next Week’s News: April 5-11

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Sunday of the Resurrection
A Choral Holy Eucharist will be held at 9 AM and again at 11 AM. Both services will feature some very special music and will be a joyful celebration of the Resurrection! easter

A continental breakfast will be served beginning at 9:30 AM. Come end your Lenten fast. All parishioners are invited to bring flowers and greenery from their garden to help flower the cross in the Greeting Area.

There is no Children’s Chapel Easter morning. A nursery will be available from 8:45 AM-12:15 PM for children age 4 and under.

Egg Hunt
Children up to 5th grade are invited to bring their Easter baskets on Sunday morning and meet in the parking lot at the corner of Brenau Ave. and Boulevard (weather permitting) to participate in an egg hunt that will begin at about 9:30 AM. Please note that families with children participating in the egg hunt should plan to attend the 11:00 AM service.

Mite Boxes
Don’t forget to bring your filled mite boxes with you to church on Easter Sunday. There will be baskets to receive them at all three services. All money received is sent to Episcopal Relief and Development to aid those in need.

Office Closed
The Parish Office will be closed on Monday, April 6 and on Tuesday, April 7. The office will reopen at 9:00 AM on Wednesday, April 8.

Wednesday Night
There is no GWAG on April 8. The Parish Choir will rehearse as usual at 7:00 PM but the choristers will have the week off. Dr. Park’s Loving Your Kids on Purpose class will not meet.

DOK Gatherings
The Wednesday DOK group will meet April 8 at 10:30 AM in the conference room to continue our discussion about who we are as Daughters of the King in a mindful church such as Grace. How can we serve? How can we grow in community and love? The Sunday group will meet April 12 in the Parlor after the 10:45 AM service. The group will complete a questionnaire for “Finding your Effective Ministry at Home, Work and Church”  led by Jenny Massey. Beginning in June we will be meeting together for the summer so maybe we can share our findings and bring the group more in community.

Movie Night
Grace adults gather each month in the Youth Room to watch and discuss movies old and new addressing a wide variety of subjects. A very casual occasion, participants often bring a little food and drink to share. We always have a good time and lively discussion—join us at 7:00 PM on Friday, April 10.

Holy Smoke Tickets
Don’t forget to buy your tickets to Holy Smoke: Barbecue, Band & Bidding! They are available in the parish office, from one of our J2A youth (Delaney, William, Julia, Victoria, Louisa, Sara, Josh, or Cameron) or in the Greeting Area on April 12. Your $30 ticket includes dinner, beverages, live music, and the always exciting live auction. Tickets are $12 for children 12 and under. The event promises an evening of fellowship, feasting and fun – with sensational items offered to the highest bidder. And it’s all to benefit our youth ministry. see what is up for bid in the auction

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