News for January 28 – February 3

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Annual Meeting

All parishioners are invited to attend the Annual Parish Meeting of Grace Episcopal Church on Wednesday, January 31. Dinner at 5:30, with meeting to follow around 6:30 PM. The deadline to make a reservation for dinner/childcare is Monday, January 29 at noon. No reservation needed to attend the 6:30 meeting and vote for four new vestry members. more information

Holy Baptism

The next opportunity for Baptism will be The Great Vigil of Easter, on Saturday, March 31 at 8:30 PM. Contact Brenda Morgan if you would like to be baptized or have a child to be baptized.

Sunday Forum Update

The Adult Sunday Forum meets in the parish hall each Sunday morning from 9:30 – 10:30 AM to explore various topics of interest throughout the year. On January 28 participants in the recent Pilgrimage to Israel and Italy will continue sharing their experiences and reflections.

Spring Foyers Forming Now

We had a wonderful experience with foyers! It was great fun and we got to know some of the parishioners. One of the groups we belonged to still gets together from time to time. Tina Chopin

Spring Foyer groups are now forming. If you are interested in joining, please sign up online or at the information station by Sunday, February 11. Jane Dollar will be in the Parish Hall following the 10:45 AM service this Sunday, January 21, to tell you more about Foyers and answer any questions you might have!

Family Promise

Our Family Promise guests will be with us February 18-25 but volunteer sign up is going on now. Visit our online spreadsheet to see ways you can help with this outreach effort.

Please note: to add your name to the volunteer spreadsheet from a mobile device you will first need to download the Google Sheets App. Get Google Sheets for Android. Get Google Sheets for iPhone/iPad. You may also email Tricia McDuff to sign up or if you have any questions.

News from the Diocese

Read the latest issue of Connecting, the newsletter for the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, at this link.

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This blog post highlights some events and news pertinent to the upcoming week. The primary source of information about what’s happening at Grace Church is our weekly newsletter – for full news and events please subscribe to the e-vangelist

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