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Author Archives: Bob Schaefer

Welcome, Odyssey 5K participants!

Grace Lutheran Church is pleased to welcome the inaugural Odyssey 5K Run/Walk! As the host site, we are opening our doors to hundreds of runners, walkers and volunteers, all coming together to help in the fight against neuroblastoma, the most common cancer found in infants. Many thanks to all who have helped make this event possible – today we are not only God’s hands, but his feet as well!

DIY Church

When I was little, my favorite plush toy was a Smurf. Handy Smurf, to be precise. If you remember your 1980s pop culture, you know that there were 99 Smurf characters I could have chosen to name him after. It might surprise you, then, that your non-handy pastor named his favorite toy after the SmurfContinue Reading

Bringing VBS to the other 360 days of the year

The week of June 25, nearly 60 children and adult volunteers stretched their wings and took a flight of faith at Grace Lutheran’s 2012 Vacation Bible School: “SKY” Laura Boyd, director of the VBS program, writes: Thank you to all of you who gave your time, energy, money and abilities to make our SKY VBSContinue Reading