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

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Immigration and Hospitality of the Heart: A Message from the Bishop

I started this message several weeks ago. In light of action at the recent ELCA Churchwide Assembly, declaring this church body to be a sanctuary denomination, an expanded word on what that means is included here. – Bishop Lull https://www.spas-elca.org/immigration-and-hospitality-of-the-heart/ Recently, I heard a colleague speak about having a “hospitable heart.” What he meant was…

Congregational Meeting Nov 18

Dear Family of Grace, I’m writing to make you aware of an exciting new development regarding the use of our east wing (which formerly housed the Grace Preschool) and to invite you to a meeting this coming Sunday to learn more. As you know, Grace is again this year providing hospitality for the Dakota County…

Simpson Housing

In 2016 Simpson Housing made a huge impact on individuals experiencing homelessness through housing, support and advocation. They served 3,892 people, placed 1,111, 263 families with 539 children. We can continue to help support these individuals by collecting toiletry items! There will be a clear bucket in the church office all the time to collect…

Prayers of Intercession, 11/20/16

With the whole people of God in Christ Jesus, let us pray for the church, those in need, and all of God’s creation. Lord, we all have wants, much good and some bad, many strengths and some weaknesses, things we have done that we are proud of and some things we are not so proud…

High School Mission Trip

Grace High School Mission Trip to West Virginia July 9-16, 2016 Our high school youth returned July 16 from a life-changing mission trip to the mountains of southern West Virginia where they served the people of McDowell County. This county is the third most poor county in the country and poverty is everywhere. The Grace…