7800 West County Road 42
Apple Valley, Minnesota
952-432-7273

Past Events

Confirmation Pictures, Dinner, Rehearsal

Valley Images will begin taking individual photos in the sanctuary at 4:00 p.m., followed by a group picture. Don’t forget to bring your robe. We ask confirmands (both male & female) not to wear hats or tennis shoes for pictures or the service.  We also ask that robes not be embellished with any kind of…

Advance Commitment Pie Social

When something important happens, it takes key leaders to step forward and light the path for the rest of the community. If that sounds like you, join us for a special gathering of advance commitment leaders for our Keep the Momentum Growing Capital Appeal. You’ll receive your appeal information early, hear stories about the impact…

Cider Press Deadline

Please email articles for the November Cider Press to p.johnson@graceofav.org and k.kuehne@graceofav.org by 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

Confirmation Robes

All 9th graders are asked to pick up robes and photo order envelopes at the Welcome Center in the Atrium on Wednesdays, October 11 and 18, 5:15 p.m.- 5:45 p.m.

Soul Sisterhood (MS & HS)

Middle- and high-school girls are invited to this day retreat to be inspired, get creative and explore who God has created you to be! This metro-wide, day-long girls’ conference is designed for girls in 6th-12th grades of any Christian background to discover more about the unique way God has gifted them to love and serve the…

New Member Gatherings

The next New Member Gathering will be held Thurs., October 12, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. and Sun., October 15, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. You need only attend one of these sessions. Any person/family who desires to join Grace Lutheran Church is encouraged to contact one of the pastors and learn what is involved in active membership. New…

Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekend

Get an A+ when you give the one you love your time and attention in a comfortable environment away from the distractions of life. Looking for satisfying communication? More romance? Stronger commitment? Attend this weekend on October 13-15 in St. Cloud at the Holiday Inn & Suites. Apply now at GodLovesMarriage.org, or contact Pete/Phyllis McMahon…

Shelter Volunteer Training

Volunteer Training for shelter at Grace and donation opportunity (The Oct. 9 training has been cancelled.) On Nov. 1 Grace will open its doors to our neighbors without home or bed. A mandatory training will be held to serve at an evening or overnight shift, along with paid housing staff. (No training session needed for…

Highway Cleanup

Highway Cleanup will begin with breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Grace, followed at 9:00 a.m. with clean up of Grace’s portion of County Road 42. Be sure to wear gloves. Confirmation students can earn points for service, and we have a drawing for a local gift card for all those that sign up to help.…

New Member Gatherings

The next New Member Gathering will be held Thurs., October 12, 6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. and Sun., October 15, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. You need only attend one of these sessions. Any person/family who desires to join Grace Lutheran Church is encouraged to contact one of the pastors and learn what is involved in active membership. New…