Grace Free Lutheran Church
 Maple Grove, MN
Growing in Grace for the Glory of Jesus!
News & Events

News and Announcements for Grace Free Lutheran

Grace is a member of the Association of Free Lutheran Congregations.
We believe the Bible is God’s Word, inspired and inerrant,
and that it has the answers for life. We believe salvation is found in Jesus Christ alone.

Monthly News Letters Web Versions:
From our Pastor - "Words of Grace" Recent Newsletters  -   September 2018
 See  - Gals of Grace Newsletters

Worship with us at Grace Free Lutheran Church

Worship Services:
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
*Nursery will be held in the upper level Library.

Sunday School: September - May
9:00 -10:00 a.m.

Coffee Time:
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. 
*Coffee Fellowship will be held in the upper level.

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Worship Schedule: Worship Services 9:00–10:00 a.m. and 10:30–11:30 a.m. Coffee Time 10:00–10:30 a.m. Sunday School - 9:00 a.m.

Missionary Update with Nate and Rhoda Jore on Sunday, October 21.

Thanksgiving Service: November 18, 6:00 p.m. Soup Supper and dessert - 5:00 p.m.

Christmas Eve Service: December 24, 5:00 p.m.
hurch Nursery: (in Library) for babies and children up to 4 years old. We are looking for more volunteers for nursery! Contact Holly Westlake (763-222-7916)

The Adult Sunday School Class: THAT THE WORLD MAY KNOW Clash of Kingdoms by Ray Vander Laan. Class instructor Jim Berge. Meet in the bandroom.

New Member Class: A new membership class will be starting soon. If you are interested in learning more about Grace FLC please contact the church office.

Service Opportunity: There is an opportunity to serve on the Sunday School board or Direct the Sunday School Christmas Program. Contact the church office if interested.

Prayer Meeting: The 1st Sunday of each month 8:30 a.m. Room 216.

Youth Leaf Raking Fundraiser: Saturdays, October 27 and November 3. Contact Luke Temte if you would like the youth to rake your yard.

Ordination Service for Chad Friestad: Sunday, October 21, 7:00 p.m.  in the sanctuary, with refreshments to follow. All are welcome.

Mid-Week Activities
Wednesday Activities: 6:30 p.m. Adult Bible Study, Youth Group, Kid’s Club (for children 4 years to 6th grade)

Missionary Tomasz Chmiel will speak on Wednesday, November 7.

Advent Services: Wednesdays; December 5, 12, 19, 6:30 p.m.

Grace Adult Choir Rehearsals: October 17; November 7, 14; December 5, 12 at 7:40 p.m.

Pastor Appreciation Prayer Night and Meal: Wednesday, October 17, 6:30 p.m.

Women’s Events
WMF Bible Study: Tuesday, November 13, 7:00 p.m.

Ladies Coffee/Bible Study: Meeting the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month, 8:30 a.m. – Caribou on County 30 in MG.

Ladies Bible Study-Colossians: Thursdays, 12:30 p.m. - Joy Vanderwert’s - 7443 Fernbrook Ln Maple Grove.

Baby Shower–Sunday, November 4, after the service for Diane Fritz. Registry is at

Bridal Shower - For Sarah Gray (Phil Erickson fiancée) Sunday, November 11, after church in the library. Sarah is registered at:

Women’s Mentoring: …At the next mentoring gatherings, October 15th and 18th we will be covering Chapter 2 from the Adorned book. If you have any questions please contact Elizabeth, or 651-246-4874.

Men’s Events
Men’s Study: Thurs. 6:00 a.m. Original Pancake House – Maple Grove.

Men’s Basketball: Tuesdays & Fridays 6-7 a.m.             

Church Council Meeting: Tuesday, October 16, 6:30 p.m.

Heritage Christian Academy: HCA provides a Christian Education for students Kdg. Prep 3-Grade 12. HCA has expanded the Pre-School Class options for the 2018-19 year with enrollment incentives available for HCA Graduates. Contact: 763-463-2223. HCA Board Members: Micah Johnson, Phil Dyrud, Greg Williams, Rhonda Stuckey and Pastor Peter Franz.

AFLBS Fall Campus Days October 19-21. French Toast Fundraiser – Saturday, October 20.

Friends of the School Banquet: Thursday, November 8, 5:30 p.m. at AFLC Schools Campus with guest speakers John Stonestreet.  

Fall Family Weekend ARC: October 26-28.

Growing in Grace for the Glory of Jesus !