Apple Valley, Minnesota

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Sundays · 9:30 AM
Wednesdays · 6:00 PM

Leadership

Green Team Ministry Team

The Grace Green Team helps us keep creation care at top of mind and top of ministry. They support a variety of ways our building and our people care of creation by setting up and helping manage recycling programs, optimizing energy usage, seeking grants that support keeping our ways of interacting in the world as…

Guatemala (ILAG) Ministry Team

Our synod has a partnership with the Iglesia Luterana Agustina de Guatemala (ILAG), and Grace has spent the last 10+ year taking trips and financially support a church in Santa Elena, Guatemala. Our team continues to look forward to their next trip, and spends time attending a supporting synod events related to this partnership. We…

Outreach Ministry Team

The Outreach Ministry Team promotes and supervises congregational involvement in programs that extend the ministry of the congregation to the larger community, state, nation, and world. The team creates collaborative relationships with mission opportunities that involve, challenge, and educate members to participate hands-on in outreach work. It also explores and evaluates giving opportunities through benevolent…

Children, Youth, & Family Ministry Team

The Children, Youth, & Family Ministry Team is charged with supporting activities for the congregation’s families and youth. This team supports a broad and balanced ministry for children and youth and promotes the expression of Christian faith through the varied family units that make up our congregation. All of the church’s youth education programs are…

Reconciling in Christ Ministry Team

Our Reconciling in Christ (RIC) Ministry Team seeks to help lead the way in our wide welcome of all, with particular attention to those both in and out of our walls that are part or allies of the LGBTQIA+ community. They work with our partner organization, ReconcilingWorks, in maintaining our status as a Reconciling in…

Racial Justice Ministry Team

Our Reconciling in Christ (RIC) Ministry Team seeks to help lead the way in our wide welcome of all, with particular attention to those both in and out of our walls that are part or allies of the LGBTQIA+ community. They work with our partner organization, ReconcilingWorks, in maintaining our status as a Reconciling in…

Endowment Fund Committee

The purpose of the Endowment Fund is to ensure that Grace Lutheran Church has the means for existence and purposeful ministry many, many years into the future. It is forward-focused and intended to build upon itself so that it is eventually giving back to the mission of the congregation as much as the fund’s total…

Memorial Fund Committee

The Memorial Fund Committee is responsible for tracking, designating, and managing funds given in memorium to Grace members and friends at their death. This team works with our financial office and pastors to strategize using these special funds to help support important ministries. Members Dianna Austin, Linda Hofstadter, Jim Turgeon, Lee Nelson