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Grace Grapevine April 2017

The most important service of the year is coming. It's obviously not Christmas, and it's not even Easter. It's the one buried in Holy Week, but it's not just another day. It's Good Friday. It's a funeral, you say, and I am not going. It's a coming out party for Jesus. More than any other…
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Grace Lutheran Columbarium Ministry

Our church council has recently approved a new element of ministry for Grace: a columbarium. Although the idea of a columbarium is new at our church, its origins are deep in the history of Christian beliefs. From the earliest of time, Christians have buried their dead in crypts, church yards and inside their churches. A…
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Grace Grapevine September 2016

[caption id="attachment_2087" align="alignleft" width="234"] Click to read[/caption] A Word from Pastor Gentile   We’re back to our “regular” schedules. Craziness is the order of the day. Rest and recreation already seem to be a distant memory, except for the Labor Day Weekend, which is a brief oasis in a desert of activity. How do readjust…
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Grace Grapevine June 2016

[caption id="attachment_2087" align="alignleft" width="234"] Click to read[/caption] A Word from Pastor Gentile We are in the Season of Pentecost! Really, an exclamation point, what is Pentecost anyway? Isn’t that the day when we hold Confirmation for those people who are ready? Yes, but Pentecost, the longest Season of the Church Year, is much more than…
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