What? When? Where?

Here’s what’s happening in November & December.  Want to know what’s happening daily?  Take a look at our Calendar!

School of Urban Ministry  

See class listing below and register for School of Urban Ministry (SUM) classes under the “Class/Event Registration” tab under Events, or *click here to visit the School of Urban Ministry website to register and see class descriptions.


***Each student must also have filled out a registration form on or before the first day of class or they will not get credit for taking the class. These forms have the class descriptions on them and are available at the Welcome Counter in the foyer.

School of Urban Ministry (SUM) Classes
“Spiritual Formation” ~ Monday nights (November 12th through December 17th) from 6:30-8pm  in the Fellowship Hall (taught by LGC).
“You and the Angelic Realm” (Angelology & Spiritual Warfare) ~ Tuesday nights (November 13th through December 18th) from 6:30-8pm  in the Fellowship Hall (taught by LGC).
♦Saturday CAP visitation ~ We have visitation of our enrolled CAP children and their families on Saturdays @ at 1pm through December 15th.  We’re also knocking on doors on Saturdays to sign up new children for CAP, and we pair people with experienced individuals. We meet at 1pm under the covered play area @ Roosevelt Elementary School, 3550 E. Roosevelt Ave. in Tacoma. Those interested can contact Pastor Jim Cornwell or Eugene Jeffers.
♦New season of CAP / Christian Athletic Program (free sports program for children ages 5-12) ~ Mondays, November 5th – April 29th from 6:30-7:30pm for indoor basketball for children at the Roosevelt Elementary School at 3550 E. Roosevelt Ave. in Tacoma. No CAP on the Mondays that Roosevelt Elementary School is closed: (11/12, 12/3, 12/24, 12/31, 1/21, 2/18, and 4/22). Any unscheduled school closures will result in the cancelation of CAP for that day also. Any questions or for more information, please see Pastor Emmet Hutchinson or Eugene Jeffers or email them at cap@lgministries.org.
♦Women of Grace Christmas Bazaar ~ November 17th from 10am-4pm in the Fellowship Hall & Foyer. You can purchase breakfast treats or lunch, and the coffee bar will be open too, with all the proceeds going toward the Tacoma Rescue Mission Women’s New Life Program. We will be selling raffle tickets for our beautifully made cedar chest and other wonderful prizes. There will also be a kids craft area, and Santa will be here for those who wish to take photos. So please bring your family and invite your friends to come and support over 30 local vendors by buying your Christmas presents here.
*Also, if anyone is interested in helping in any way on Friday or Saturday with the Bazaar, please contact Robin Stevens or Donna Wilder at womenofgracetacoma@gmail.com.
♦Leadership Huddle ~ November 18th from 12-1pm in the Fellowship Hall. Leadership Huddles are twice a month on Sundays after church. We will hear from various ministry leaders, gain insight about those ministries, identify expectations and direction, communicate pastoral care needs, discuss facility needs, and aid with the day-to-day logistics of the church. This will replace our raps twice a month and, although this is an important time for church leadership to purpose to be together, all are welcome to attend.
♦Annual Pie Auction Fundraiser  ~ November 21st  ~ combined church service w/FRO & Annual Pie Auction Fundraiser. The pie auction will be after Wednesday night service in the Fellowship Hall. Plan ahead to purchase your pies for Thanksgiving and support a good cause! All proceeds will go towards the Youth Education Program and our 2018 Northwest Conference. If interested in baking and donating a pie, please see Becky Fortin.  
♦Evangelism Outreach November 24th  ~ Evangelism outreach from 2:30-3:30pm (usually the last Saturday of the month/check calendar for any changes). Meet at the church by 2:15pm if interested in going. Any questions, please see Pastor Jim or Brenda Cornwell.
♦No Corporate Prayer ~ December 1st
♦Young Adults Group ~ December 2nd @ 5pm ~ this is a new group for those who are ages 18 to 30’s. It’s a casual time of fellowship with a large focus on building Christ-centered friendships. There is a time of fellowship, games, and a devotional. Childcare is not provided, so we kindly ask that you please arrange your own childcare ahead of time. We meet the 1st Sunday of every month in the Gift Shop. Please visit the Connect table in the foyer or email the Connect team at connect@lgministries.org for more information.
♦Prayer Group ~ Thursdays (every other week) ~ the next prayer time is December 6th @ 7pm (no prayer on 11/22 – Thanksgiving) in the Fellowship Hall. Check the online calendar for exact dates and any changes to the prayer times. There is also prayer at the church every Tuesday morning from 6-7am in the upstairs prayer room with a group from Living Grace, Freedom River, and Hope Community Church. All are welcome to attend these prayer gatherings.
♦Living Grace Youth Group Quarterly Movie Night Fundraiser ~ December 14th @ 7pm in the Chapel. All are invited, and we will be playing the movie “The Nativity Story.” Although this is a free event, we will have concessions for sale before and during the film to benefit Living Grace Youth Group.
♦Ornament Exchange ~ December 15th from 6-8pm at Donna Wilder’s home. *Please bring one wrapped ornament and a finger food or dessert to share. Any questions, or for directions, call Donna @ 253-720-3587.