Photos from Habitat for Humanity project

Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield thanks everyone who helped with Saturday’s build effort at Gunn Square in Springfield. See below (or click the link) to see photos from the site. Continue reading

Spirit of Grace newsletter: Feb/Mar 2010

The digital edition of Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield’s newsletter, “Spirit of Grace,” is now available for download.

Featured in this edition: A retrospective on five years of the Mission of Hope; Pastor Harman on simplifying during Lent; Council President Kevin Shea on a new initiative around stewardship; and Carol Goulet leads a new women’s Bible study Tuesday evenings. Plus much more!

Send your feedback to webmaster@gracelutheranonline.com and let us know what you think. Also, we’re looking for more volunteers to help with newsletter content and layout. Free desktop publishing training provided! If you’re interested in spreading His word via our newsletter, also email the address above.

Download now: “Spirit of Grace” – Feb/Mar 2010

Pastor Harman’s sermon: Dec. 6, 2009

This week, Pastor Harman discusses our roles as messengers in our lives as Christians and what “stories'”and what “story” our lives are telling.

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@gracelutheranonline.com.

Pastor Harman’s sermon: November 29, 2009

This week, Pastor Harman shares a new approach to daily life with one another and ways in which we can perceive Jesus in our midst, everyday.

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@gracelutheranonline.com.

Photos from Reformation Sunday 2009

reformation Sunday 2009 006Check out these photos from Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield’s Reformation Sunday 2009 Beer & Brats celebration.

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Pastor Harman’s sermon: Nov. 1, 2009

This week, Pastor Harman points to Resurrection as a daily occurrence through the 
waters of Baptism that points us towards hope even in the deepest moments of overwhelming darkness.

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@gracelutheranonline.com.

Pastor Harman’s sermon: Oct. 25, 2009

This week, Pastor Harman celebrates the Protestant Reformation discussing the 
joy and relief of true freedom in Christ. (Full text of the Gospel reading after the cut.)

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Pastor Harman’s sermon: October 11, 2009

This week, Pastor Harman discusses how God is in control and is the ultimate creator and redeemer, despite our desire to maintain our control in human stubbornness.

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@gracelutheranonline.com.

Pastor Harman’s sermon: Oct. 4, 2009

This week Pastor Harman discusses divorce, taking a look at the historical context in the time of Jesus, the laws of Deuteronomy and God’s intention for human relationships.

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@graceluthereranonline.com.

Pastor Harman’s sermon: Aug. 30, 2009

In this week’s sermon, Pastor Harman talks about tradition, worship and shaking things up!

Pastor Harman is always interested in your feedback. Email him at pastorharman@gracelutheranonline.com.