7800 West County Road 42
Apple Valley, Minnesota

Past Events (Page 2)

Blue Christmas

Christmastime is a time of friends and family, of stockings and Christmas trees, of good tidings of great joy for all people…unless it’s not. For many of us, such an emphasis at this time of year can exacerbate feelings of emptiness, or loneliness, or grief. Again this year, Grace Lutheran Church will offer a Blue…

Cider Press Deadline

Please email articles for the January Cider Press to p.johnson@graceofav.org and k.kuehne@graceofav.org by 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 14, 2017.

Christmas Program

Grace Bible School Christmas Program, “New Star” Sunday, December 10, 3:00 p.m. The Christmas program will include all Sunday and Wednesday Grace Bible School students. Please make every effort to have your child attend GBS in the coming weeks to practice songs for the program. We will do “run-through rehearsals” during classes at 10:15 a.m.…

Christmas Book Fair

Sun., Nov. 26, Dec. 3 & 10 Wed., Nov. 29 and Dec. 6 Swing by the book fair table and check out all the great Christmas and Bible titles for children! The ELCA’s own Spark House Publishing Company has put out some fantastic seasonal books and Bibles, just in time for Christmas! Profits will benefit…

Caring Tree

Caring Tree Starts November 19, 2017 Grace is again sponsoring six families from Armful of Love Grace is offering its traditional holiday giving opportunity. The Caring Tree is open to all members of Grace, but we particularly encourage families with children in Grace Bible School to participate in the program. Our Caring Tree will be…

Boston Declaration 2017

Come to this presentation and discussion on the recent Boston Declaration 2017. This timely statement was issued by 300 theologians—representing most every Christian denomination and institution of higher learning in the United States—who were present at the annual gathering of the American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature meeting in Boston from November 17-21. The…

Adult Study

One evening study of The Boston Declaration.

Christmas Book Fair

Shop faith-filled children’s books at a special discount and earn money for books for Guatemala!

The Beginner's Bible

Faith Formation Bibles

Help nurture the faith of a two-year-old at Grace by blessing them with a Beginner’s Bible. Our Faith Formation Team will be accepting $10 donations for these age-appropriate Bibles. You are invited to write a personal message on a label to be inserted into the Bible’s inside cover. Bibles will be presented to Grace’s 2 year…

GBS Actor/Special Part Rehearsal

An actors’ and special parts dress rehearsal (NOT for all children) will be held in the Sanctuary. This rehearsal is for children who have special roles (speaking and nonspeaking actors, rhythm instruments, small-group ensemble) in the Christmas program.