The Start of Lent


Ash Wednesday 

All are invited to drive-thru at Grace UMC on Ash Wednesday, February 17, for a socially- distanced event including a prayer station and the imposition of ashes. We will staff the stations throughout the day, from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m., Noon - 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the main parking lot by the Worship Center Entrance. From 4 p.m. - 7, we will also distribute Lenten materials for children, youth, and adults. Register Now! Stay tuned for more details! 

Lenten Book/Video Study!                                                                                                                                                                     
Join Pastor Daniel as we explore the significance of Holy Week with a new book and video series by Dr. Amy Jill-Levine, Entering the Passion of Jesus. The study group will meet by Zoom on Wednesday evenings, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., beginning on Wednesday, February 24. Participants will purchase their own books. Contact Pastor Daniel (daniel.cochran@peopleofgrace.org) for more information and the Zoom link. 

40 Days of Kindness

Celebrate 40 Days of Kindness with Grace!  What better way to celebrate Lent than to give up some of your time and resources to complete 40 acts of kindness that brighten someone’s day or make it easier?  A flyer with a chart of 40 ideas will be available at Lenten Drive-thru on Ash Wednesday, February 17, so be sure to pick one up and mark off the days of Lent with your acts of kindness. Downloadable Flyer Coing Soon! Take a picture in the act and share it with the Grace Community at gracepics@peopleofgrace.org.  Contact Lara Stanton (lstanton56@gmail.com) for more information.