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

Past Events

The Beginner's Bible

Bible for Two Year Olds

Every year, during the month of February, Grace honors our two year olds (born in 2015) by presenting them with The Beginner’s Bible: Timeless Children’s Stories. The children gather together prior to the worship service and meet other two year olds and their parents. These parents and children are invited to meet in the Omega Room at…

Winter Family Camp

SAVE THE DATE! Join other Grace families at beautiful Camp Wapogasset in Amery, WI for some winter fun! More details to follow, so keep an eye on the website and bulletin announcements for registration information and weekend details. Questions? Ask Laurel in the church office.

Ash Wednesday Worship

Ash Wednesday February 14, 2018 4:45-5:45 p.m. — Soup Supper (youth camp/mission fundraiser) 6-7:00 p.m. — Traditional Ash Wednesday worship in Sanctuary (nursery available); Imposition of Ashes, Grace Bible School. (Confirmation classes do not meet Ash Wednesday.) Lenten Mid-Week Dinner Church, Koinonia Hall February 21, 28, March 7, 14, 21 6-7:00 p.m. — Lenten mid-week…

Grace 345

All 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders are invited to gather at Buck Hill for snow tubing. Parents need to drop off kids at 3:55 p.m. by the tubing hill; you can buy their $15 tickets there. Please pick them up again at the tubing hill. Please sign up in the notebook outside the Education Office.…

Chili Cook-Off and Silent Auction

Back by popular demand! Grace’s Guatemala (ILAG) team will host a chili cook-off and silent auction fundraiser. We need you to sample ten different chilies and vote on your favorite. Then we will all enjoy a big pot of homemade chili and a dessert buffet, during which you can bid on great auction items. Tickets will…

Images of Israel

Images of Israel is a six-part study program to learn about modern Israel in its complexity, while bringing Christian theology and values into the conversation. Participants work with texts and video presentations to explore Israel—as a state, as a people, as a nation, and as a land—and to clarify the commitment of Christians to work…

Mentor Orientation for Confirmation

Confirmation Students and Parents/Guardians, Our confirmation “Faith Mentors” is a relationship-building program. The Search Institute research shows that to raise healthy youth, they should have a trusted adult beyond their family system with whom they can interact. Over the course of the Lenten season each confirmation youth will connect with an adult in the congregation,…

Young at Heart for 55+

Will You Marry Me? How did you say or hear the words, “Will You Marry Me?” Come and share, or just sit back and listen to the romantic, funny, awkward, life-changing stories! Gather for coffee and fellowship at 10:00 a.m. The program begins at 10:30 followed by an 11:30 lunch provided by the church. The…

S(o)uper Bowl Collection

Community Meals Sponsors “S(o)uper Bowl” Wed., January 31, and Sun., February 4, before and after worship Community Meals will have a soup pot in the Narthex to collect your spare change, bills or checks. These donations will be used for food and supplies to feed the 70+ guests that attend the meals served by Grace…

Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age

January 4, 7  |  January 11, 21  |  January 25, 28  |  February 1, 4 (Lunch will be served at Sunday session.) “In this urgent and provocative new book, James Carroll traces centuries of religious history and theology to face a core challenge to modern faith, and to rescue it for the secular age. What…