Grace Episcopal Church

The Seventh Sunday of Easter    Holy Eucharist   May 16 , 2021

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BCM is pleased to announce that Church of the Ascension, Calvary Episcopal Church and Grace Episcopal Church, members of the current Brandywine Collaborative Ministries offer in-person workship at all 3 churches.  In addition, on Sundays a video recording of the current BCM Eucharistic Service is available on YouTube and Facebook.  Details for in-person church attendance with COVID precautions:  Click Here

Pax Latina filmado con una videocámara: sábado Mayo 8, del 2021, a las 5 pm via YouTube or Facebook    Boletin

7th Sunday of Easter   Eucharist, May 16 2021   Bulletin (for all Holy Eucharists this day)

 *   Please let us know if you will be attending in-person worship by registering by 9am Thursday before the following Sunday:                                         Church of the Ascension             Calvary Church           Grace Church

      Ascension: In-Person:  9:00am, at Church of the Ascension     

      Calvary: In-Person:  10:15am, at Calvary Church      

      Grace: In-Person: 10:00am, at Grace Church     

      BCM Online:  9:00am, on YouTube or Facebook  

Note:Brandywine Collaborative Ministries Online Worship Services are conducted and livestreamed at scheduled times and are then published on the YouTube channel and Facebook site for viewing upon request.     BCM Videos on Request 

“Do your best to remain safe and continue to remember that our hope is in the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth." +Ketlen

Welcome to Grace Episcopal Church

You're Invited!

Drop by any Sunday morning to experience our worship service and to meet the people who make Grace Episcopal Church such a wonderful place. We are located at 4900 Concord Pike (Rte 202) in Brandywine Hundred, across from the Concord Mall. For other information or directions see our visitors page here   

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Worship

Grace Episcopal Church                      4900 Concord Pike                      Wilmington, DE 19803

Holy Eucharist in the Sanctuary at Grace: 

  • September through May Sundays 10:00 am (organ)
  • Summer Sundays June through August - Holy Eucharist schedule to be determined

Pastoral Care—If you or anyone you know is in need of pastoral care please contact Rev. Marta:  Phone 1.302.598.1108. Our clergy team wants you to know, they are here
for all your pastoral needs.

If you or anyone you know is in need of Clergy: Kindly send us a note to bcmofficede@gmail.com or give us a call at 302.598.1108.

Announcements

BCM Coffee Chat has moved,  Please join us: Online Coffee Chat Wednesdays at 6:30 pm before BCM Presents. Invitations containing the Zoom link will be emailed fby the BCM Parish Offices

BCM Presents will continue on Wednesday evening at 7:00 pm via Zoom. BCM Presents will immediately following the 6:30 pm online BCM Coffee Chat.

  • 5/5 - Evening Prayer
  • 5/12 - Spiritual Wellness
  • 5/19 - Bible Teasers
  • 5/26 - BCM Family Focus

Pain & Prayer Project Curious about the effects of prayer on pain management?  The Episcopal Church in Delaware is collaborating with The Brigham and Women’s Dept of Anesthesia and Pain Management in a survey study online. Folks 18 years or older with chronic pain are offered the opportunity to participate, regardless of religious affiliation.

> For info:  https://rally.partners.org/study/prayerandpainstudy

> Email: prayerpain@gmail.com

> or Call: (302) 803-6818.

Camp Arrowhead - Open for 2021 Registration is now being accepted for Camp Arrowhead 2021 Summer season. .   Space is limited so visit the Camp Arrowhead Online registration site.  https://www.camparrowhead.net

 BCM Pledge envelopes will be available in the back of the church. If you would like to pick up your envelopes earlier, please contact the church office to arrange a pick up time.


Events

VBS Vacation Bible School   Where: Grace Chuch         When: Jul 26–Fri Jul 30       Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm           To  Register your child or             to Volunteer Click HERE

Mother's Day Breakfast Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9th. Amy Diamond will again be hosting Grace’s annual Mothers Day Brunch in honor of all the fabu-lous mom’s and special ladies out there. Plan on “driving thru” after the 10 AM service for a yummy meal arranged by Chef Amy!

.Holy Eucharist Altar Flowers:  Download the 2021 Altar Flowers Sponsorship Form to organize your sponsorship of altar flowers. Then communicate with Joanne Records at: (302).478.9533 or graceplace3@comcast.net 

Donations Needed: there is a need for donations of school supplies for the School Backpack Project, warm scarves, hats and gloves for the Angel Tree and nutritious food for Claymont Community Center’s Food Closet and St. Helen’s Food Closet which have specific needs for: Canned Vegetables, Peanut Butter, Canned Tuna, Fruit, Cranberry Sauce, Gravy, Cereal, Pancake Mix, Jelly, Syrup, Boxed Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Mac n Cheese, Baking Mixes.

Donated Items may be dropped at BCM church offices between 9 and noon Monday through Thursday.

Ditty Box Items are being collected to fulfill the 100 shoe boxes that Tom Marshall’s team wraps each year for the Seamen’s Center of Wilmington. Items needed are: toothbrushes, toothpastes, combs, deodorants, shampoos, hats and scarves, razors,
chap sticks, playing cards, hand lotions, socks, soaps, pens, pencils, sewing kits and crackers. Items may be dropped off at the parish office. Any questions, please contact Tom Marshall or the parish office.

Grocery cards for Giant, Shop Rite and Acme are available.  Contact Diane Wegner at 302.388.2239.  If there is no answer, leave a message and Diane will get back to you.

SCAM ALERT Please be aware that there are email and texting scammers targeting various organizations including churches. Please remember to never reply to any email that is requesting help financially or otherwise. Even if the name is a person you know.

If you receive an email or text request for financial assistance in any form from a church member /clergy or parish office please call the parish office and we can let you know if it is a legitimate request.

It is important for you to know that the Church or Clergy will never request gift cards for any type of financial help.


VBS Vacation Bible School  Where: Grace Chuch      When: Jul 26–Fri Jul 30      Time: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm  To Register your child or to Volunteer Click HERE

Mother's Day Breakfast Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9th. Amy Diamond will again be hosting Grace’s annual Mothers Day Brunch in honor of all the fabu-lous mom’s and special ladies out there. Plan on “driving thru” after the 10 AM service for a yummy meal arranged by Chef Amy!

.Holy Eucharist Altar Flowers:  Download the 2021 Altar Flowers Sponsorship Form to organize your sponsorship of altar flowers. Then communicate with Joanne Records at: (302).478.9533 or graceplace3@comcast.net 

Donations Needed: there is a need for donations of school supplies for the School Backpack Project, warm scarves, hats and gloves for the Angel Tree and nutritious food for Claymont Community Center’s Food Closet and St. Helen’s Food Closet which have specific needs for: Canned Vegetables, Peanut Butter, Canned Tuna, Fruit, Cranberry Sauce, Gravy, Cereal, Pancake Mix, Jelly, Syrup, Boxed Stuffing, Mashed Potatoes, Mac n Cheese, Baking Mixes.

Donated Items may be dropped at BCM church offices between 9 and noon Monday through Thursday.

Ditty Box Items are being collected to fulfill the 100 shoe boxes that Tom Marshall’s team wraps each year for the Seamen’s Center of Wilmington. Items needed are: toothbrushes, toothpastes, combs, deodorants, shampoos, hats and scarves, razors,
chap sticks, playing cards, hand lotions, socks, soaps, pens, pencils, sewing kits and crackers. Items may be dropped off at the parish office. Any questions, please contact Tom Marshall or the parish office.

Grocery cards for Giant, Shop Rite and Acme are available.  Contact Diane Wegner at 302.388.2239.  If there is no answer, leave a message and Diane will get back to you.

SCAM ALERT Please be aware that there are email and texting scammers targeting various organizations including churches. Please remember to never reply to any email that is requesting help financially or otherwise. Even if the name is a person you know.

If you receive an email or text request for financial assistance in any form from a church member /clergy or parish office please call the parish office and we can let you know if it is a legitimate request.

It is important for you to know that the Church or Clergy will never request gift cards for any type of financial help.

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