eGrace 9/20/2018

Hey, Grace’rs,

This weekend we continue our new series: Would the Real Christians Please Stand Up! A Reckless Guide to Dangerously Good Faith. This week: The Story of Radically Unfair Grace (Matthew 20:1-16). Families with last names starting with S-Z have the food table this weekend.

If you missed worship this past weekend you can watch the message on The Story of Scandalous Mercy you can watch it here.

For all the information on what’s happening at Grace go to Or…head to the App store and download the Grace App (search Community of Grace Peoria, AZ)

New Podcast for Parents: The Wonder of Parenting with Dr. Michael Gurian and Tim Wright. Each week Michael and I will look at call of parenting through the lens of brain science, our own experiences, and practical insights. Go to to subscribe. And please leave a 5 star review!

New Associate Pastor Kathleen Lotz Update
This Sunday, September 23@2 Kathleen will be ordained at her home church, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 739 W. Erie St., Chandler, AZ 85225

September 29/20 at all three services: Kathleen will be installed as our Associate Pastor at all three services. We will have a Crockpot/salad dinner Saturday Night after the Sat@5 service. Bring something to share.

Coming Up This Fall:

Sermon series: Would the Real Christians Please Stand Up! A Reckless Guide to Dangerously Good Faith

September 22/23 The Story of Radically Unfair Grace (Matthew 20:1-16)
September 29/30 Jesus and the D Students (Mark 1:16-20) Kathleen’s Installation Weekend
October 6/7 Jesus and the Tree Climber (Luke 19:1-10)

For the kids:
Grace Notes Choir, Wednesdays for our K-5th graders.

For the Youth:
Reckless meets every Sunday at 5:30-7 for 6th grade through HS:

The Noise Youth Performing Group launches Sunday, September 16@1 for 6th grade through HS.

Women’s Ministry For information on all of the fall events including their Tuesday Night Bible Study:

The Well: A Gathering for Moms. Thursday, September 20, 6-7 pm. Sign up in the lobby or contact Suzanne at Child-care provided.

WomenTooGirls. Saturday, October 13@11:30 am. For girls Kindergarten on up, Moms, and the Women of Grace.

Men’s Saturday Morning Bible Study Saturdays@6:30 am.

Men’s Retreat: One Year to Live. Discovering your God-given purpose as a man. November 2-4.

MenTooBoys Breakfast and Water Obstacle Course, Saturday, October 13@8:00 am. For boys Kindergarten on up, Dads, and the Men of Grace.

Stats and Stuff:
Attendance: 512
Offerings: General $15,321 + $8,433.50 online/text = $23,754.50. Hunger $220 online/text. Missions $20 + $120 online/text = $140. Youth $50 online/text. Noisy Offering $25.52. Hurricane/Disaster Relief $1,365

Will you still follow Jesus if his grace is unfair? This weekend!