107 S Prospect Street (Church)
309 Hill Street (Parish House)
Galena, Illinois 61036

Tel: 815 777 2590

gracerector@gracegalena.org

 

 

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Worship Schedule

Sunday Eucharist Service at 10:30 am followed by Social Hour in the Parish House
Daycare provided for young children (up to age 5) by Deb Houy, our Nursery Coordinator at the Parish House.

Sunday School for ages 5 to 12 using the Worship Center program also takes place during the Sunday Eucharist in the Parish House during the school year. The teacher is Teresa Hannaman.

Wednesday Morning Prayer/Eucharist Service at 7:30 am in the chapel followed by breakfast.

A Centering Prayer Group meets at 9 am on Friday morning in the chapel for an hour of quiet contemplative prayer.

All are welcome!

Last Sunday's sermon is printed on the Sermon page

Pictures Taken During the Mardi Gras Party by Diane Banas and Alan Oyen are posted in the Photo Gallery

The Lenten Meditaton Booklets are available in the narthex of the church.

Upcoming Events


*Thursday, February 19 1:00 - 2:00 pm Knitting Ministry at the home of Richard Babcock

*Monday, February 23 26 2:00 - 4:00 pm Poetry Group Contact Joan Klaus( joankla@yahoo.com) for location information

*Monday, February 23 7:30 pm Lenten Taize Prayer For those who desire, individual prayers of healing for themselves, loved ones, or the world with anointing and laying on of hands will be offered at the conclusion.

*Tuesday, February 24 9:00 am Vestry meeting in the Parish House

*Wednesday, February 25 7:30 am Eucharist in the chapel followed by breakfast at the Victory Café on Main Street

*Wednesday, February 25 9:30 am The Wednesday Cursillo Reunion Group followed by 10:30 am Bible Lectionary Study in the Parish House

*Thursday, February 26 1:00 - 2:00 pm Knitting Ministry at the home of Richard Babcock

*Thursday, February 26 6:00 - 7:30 pm Lenten Soup and Study at First Presbyterian Church on Bench Street. Theme:"Lord, who throughout these forty days" hosted by Galena United Methodist Church

*Friday, February 27 9:00 am Centering Prayer in the Chapel. You are welcome to come to all or part of that prayer, and gentle guidance will be provided for those unfamiliar with the practice."

*Tuesday, March 3 6:00 - 8:00 pm EfM resumes

*Thursday, March 5 6:00 - 7:30 pm Lenten Soup and Study "Will You Come & Follow Me?" at First Presbyterian Church on Bench Street Theme: "Will you come and follow me" (The Summons) hosted by Westminster Presbyterian Church

*Friday, March 6 Noon The Annual World Day of Prayer at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church. This year's worship materials have been prepared by the women of the Bahamas.

*Saturday, March 7 9:30 am - 1:00 pm Lenten Quiet Day with the Rev. Dr. Joyce Beaulieu, a priest in our diocese

*Sunday, March 8 8:30 am Adult Formation Planning in the Parish House

*Thursday, March 12 6:00 - 7:30 pm Lenten Soup and Study at First Presbyterian Church on Bench Street. Theme: "Lord of the Dance" hosted by Lord of Love Lutheran Church

*Thursday, March 19 6:00 - 7:30 pm Lenten Soup and Study at First Presbyterian Church on Bench Street. Theme: "When I survey the wondrous cross" Grace Church's turn to provide the soup supper

*Friday, March 20 5:00 - 7:00 pm Canapes and Conversations at the home of Steve and Maren Coates will be hosting the next event on Friday, March 20 at their home. Enjoy this monthly gathering and opportunity to get to know one another! It is also good time to invite your friends.

*Thursday, March 26 6:00 - 7:30 pm Lenten Soup and Study at First Presbyterian Church on Bench Street. Theme: "All glory, laud, and honor" hosted by 1st Presbyterian Church