Friday, March 24, 2023

VBS - June 26-30, 9 a.m. to 12 noon

 Vacation Bible School for children ages 4-11 returns! Register by May 31 - $75 1st child for parishioners. $50 for each additional child. $100 for the first child for non-parishioners, $75 for each additional child.

After May 31 - $95 1st child for parishioners. $70 for each additional child. $120 for the first child for non-parishioners, $100 for each additional child.

For more information and to register, call the church office. 973-235-1177

Friday, March 03, 2023

St. Agnes Episcopal Church (Little Falls)

St. Agnes Church's pantry is in need of toothpaste, canned meats, laundry detergent, toilet paper, bar soap and coffee. Donations can be brought to St. Agnes or the the church.

Gently Used and New Shoe Collection - Ends March 26

 Shiloh Baptist Church is gently used and new shoes Contact: 973-517-2694, 5 or more for pickup, or bring to the Grace Church office and we will arrange for a pickup.

Annual Meeting of Grace Church, March 26 - United service:10 a.m.

 The Annual Parish meeting is Sunday, March 26 following the 10 a.m. service. breakfast will be served. There is no 8 a.m. service on March 26.

First Communion Classes - begin March 4

If your child is in 2nd grade or older we have a 45 minute class on Saturday mornings again this year. There were several young people who were not around this Fall and are enthusiastic about receiving Holy Communion. We meet from 8 to 8:45 in the room outside the office. Please let me know if you will be coming. (973-235-1177)

Friday, February 17, 2023

Lenten Sacred Art Workshops

Sacred Art Lenten Workshops begin Monday February 27, 1-3pm or 6:30-8:30pm in the Fellowship Room outside the office. Classes are $40 each. Call the church office for details- 973-235-1177.

Friday, February 10, 2023

Responding to the Needs of Syrian and Turkish Earthquake Victims

Episcopal Relief and Development Fund is aiding the victims of the earthquake. Their strong network of local partners allows them to meet needs quickly. 90% of every dollar donated is used to support locally led programs that provide relief.  

To Donated: 

  • mail a check to  Episcopal Relief and Development Fund, PO Box 7058, Merrifield, VA 22116
  • call (855) 312-4325 (M-F) 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • use this (link) to their webpage

“God, our times are in your hand. In the midst of uncertainty lead us by your never-failing grace as we seek to be agents of healing and hope. Walk with us through difficult times; watch over us in danger; and give to us a spirit of love and compassion for those who suffer and mourn. And finally remind us that you have promised never to leave us so that even in the valley of the shadow of death your love may be felt, through Jesus Christ our Lord.” 

– The Rev. Lyndon Harris, from the Episcopal Diocese of New York disaster preparedness plan 

Tuesday, February 07, 2023

Fish and Chips - April 1

 Save the date for Fish and Chips, Saturday, April 1 in the parish hall. More information to come.

Lenten Bible Study and Service

Bible study LENTEN HOLY EUCHARIST BEGINS MARCH 2 / 6:30PM LENTEN PROGRAM BEGINS THURSDAY, FEB. 23 / 7:00PM The study is: “Life Transformed: The Way Of Love In Lent” Seven Adult Forums that tie the Easter Vigil readings to the seven practices of the Way of Love. Drawing on the ancient practice of setting aside Lent as a period of study and preparation for living as a Christian disciple, the forums encourage participants to reflect on God’s saving grace, and embrace the transforming reality of love, life, and liberation. February 23 – Introduction and “TURN” Dead to Sin, Alive in Christ (Romans 6:3-11)

Thursday, December 29, 2022

Inquirer's Class and Confirmation Classes

 We study a brief overview of the Bible, the Prayer Book, difference between various denominations in Christianity, the History of the Anglican Church, sacraments, ethics, and theology. Adults meet on Zoom or between the 8 and 10 a.m. services on Sunday. The 8th and 9th grade meet after the 10 a.m. service. Classes begin in January.

Thursday, December 01, 2022

Community care Kitchen - All welcome to come for a takeout meal(s)

Everyone is welcome to come by the Community Care Kitchen and pick up a meal-to-go including families and seniors.  Please bring a large bag or two to carry the food.  In these tough times, there is a growing need and the churches are partnering with others in our community to make a difference in the world.  

Upcoming dates are December 17 and 31, January 14, 21 and 28, February 11, 18 and 25.  Anyone who would like to make a contribution can contact the Vincent Church Office or visit the website.Call the church office for information (973-235-1177) 

Community Care Kitchen - help needed

The Community Care Kitchen serves hot take-out meals three Saturdays per month at Vincent United Methodist Church (100 Vincent Place in Nutley) on the third and last Saturday of each month from 11:30-12:30 (and second Saturdays in 2023). Volunteers are needed to prepare and serve the take-out meals. Call the church office for more information (973-235-1177)

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Our thanks to everyone who named Grace Church

The Amazon Smile program is drawing to a close on Feb. 20, 2023. Our thanks to everyone who supported Grace Church through the program. 

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Pledging and Donating - on-line

 Grace Church now uses the Vanco company to assist with your on-line donation or pledge. Go to the church's main page to find the "Donate" button. Click here.

Sunday, September 05, 2021

Nutley Family Service Bureau is here to Help!

Nutley Family Service Bureau has food, clothing, case management services and counseling available for the community.

The community can call 973-542-8276 ext 200.


Additionally, please share that NFSB has a new Case Management program. This is a free advocacy service offered to families and individuals in need of assistance applying and recertifying for benefits and connecting to resources.

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Wednesdays - Yoga class with Rev. Pamela

Yoga – Relaxation – Meditation - Wednesdays at 4:30 pm. Rev. Pamela teaches a 45-minute multi-level class on Zoom. Access is via our zoom information or use the link from the church's web site.

Friday, January 08, 2021

2023 Altar Flower Thanksgivings and Memorials

 The 2023 Flower Chart is hanging in the Narthex. Anyone wishing to sign up early for preferred flower memorial or thanksgiving dates may do so. Make a check payable for $ 50 or more to Grace Church Flower Guild. 

Friday, November 13, 2020

Food Pantry at St. Agnes in Little Falls

 Donations of dry and canned goods are appreciated. You can bring leave donation in the  vestibule outside the Sunday School building at any time.

Thursday, September 03, 2020

Would you like to serve as a reader at services?

 We are looking for parishioners who want to participate in this important ministry of reading the Lessons, the Prayers of the People, etc. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact the Parish Office.

Monday, February 03, 2020

Discover the joy of being a Hospice Volunteer

If you have a warm heart and a listening ear, and the gift of compassion, you can make the difference in the life of a hospice patient or family member. Barnabas Hospital is offering training for all individuals interested in volunteering. The training is held on  April 15, 22, and 29 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Barnabas hospice, 80 main Street, W.O. You must attend all three sessions.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Help bring joy to our homebound or someone celebrating a special occasion!

We deliver bouquets of flowers form the altar arrangements following the second service to parishioners to let them know we hold them in prayer. It's takes only a few minutes to bring flowers to a person's doorstep, brightening their entire day. We work with a rota, so you can let us know when you are available to assist. 
Call the church office to volunteer.

Saturday, March 09, 2019

Can Sunday - First Sunday of the Month

Supplying our local pantry - the Nutley Family Service Bureau

Please bring non-perishable food to the Nutley Family Service Bureau pantry (rear of 155 Chestnut Street) at any time of the day. There are bins in the back to receive your donation. Pet food is needed, too.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Daniel's Dream Dog Rescue

Daniel's Dream is in need of pet food and clean, gently used blankets. Please call the church office for more information.

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Alleluia Fund - for Outreach

Our Diocese celebrates and shares God's abundance through the Alleluia Fund. It distributes funds to programs providing practical, hands-on support to those most vulnerable in our diocese and internationally, and sponsored by our communities of faith or their members. Learn more here or to donate online. Checks can be made payable to Diocese of Newark with Alleluia Fund noted in the memo line. Mail checks to the Alleluia Fund, c/o Diocese of Newark, 31 Mulberry Street, Newark, NJ 07102.

Friday, April 26, 2013

Support the Animal Shelter

The Bloomfield Animal Shelter is in dire need of Pedigree canned dog foos (ground chicken with rice preferred) and Fancy Feast kitten food.  KMR kitten formula is also very much in need for abandoned kittens arriving daily at the shelter.  Towels, lightweight blankets are also needed.  Dog walkers and cat volunteers are also welcome.  All help is appreciated!