Category Archive: Fund Raising

Jan 01

The “Noisy Offering” end of Year Report

We have the final numbers for what our congregation has generously donated in 2014 to the “Noisy Offering” the first Sunday of each month. As reported earlier this year, the money goes towards the Konde Diocese. Over the years, our synod has sent money to Konde Diocese in Tanzania, Africa for medical supplies, educational and …

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Sep 28

Gift Cards Help the Church

As is true everywhere, budgets are tight.  We are experiencing this in the church as well.  There are many people trying to think “outside the box” to fund the church programs.  One thing that doesn’t cost anything extra is for our parishioners to buy gift cards to their favorite local grocery stores and use them …

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Sep 26

The Building Fund Needs You

Building Fund

Yellow building fund envelopes can be picked up in the Treasurer’s office.  Why should you consider an additional donation to the building fund?  Our endowment that maintains the physical building and its contents is shrinking.  It is a priority that we need to grow before our funds run out.  It goes to maintain the expensive …

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Aug 31

Mark Your Calendars! Oktoberfest comes to Grace!

Put a big circle around Sunday, October 5 on your calendars, because that’s when Grace will be celebrating Oktoberfest!  We will be hosting an afternoon of music, food, and fellowship, immediately following 10:45 a.m. worship that Sunday.  German music (and dancing if you feel inclined) will be provided as entertainment throughout the afternoon, in addition …

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Dec 28

The “Noisy Offering” end of Year Report

We have the final numbers for what our congregation has generously donated in 2013 to the “Noisy Offering” the first Sunday of each month. As reported earlier this year, the money goes towards the Konde Diocese. Over the years our synod has sent money to Konde Diocese in Tanzania, Africa for medical supplies, educational and …

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Nov 27

Grocery Gift Cards Make a Great Gift

Are you wondering what to get for that hard to please person on your list? Everyone has to eat, so why not get them a grocery gift card. You can wow your recipient with the news that this gift also gifts the church with a donation for each card purchased. We have Giant, Weis and …

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