Our mission at Grace Lutheran Church is to bring in, build up and send out disciples for Jesus Christ.

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Church Calendar

Sunday worship

Holy Communion at 8:30 and 11:00 a.m.
Read more about this week's worship in Sunday Is Coming.

Sunday Education hour
9:45 a.m.

Adult Education for November
Sunday School and Confirmation calendar


October 26, prelude at 3:45pm
Ein' feste Burg ist unser Gott
A mighty fortress is our God (BWV 80)
Richard Lischer, Duke Divinity School, Durham, N.C., homilist
Instrumental prelude: J. S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067; Cynthia Fudala, Forest Park, Ill., flutist

2014-15 cantata schedule
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Sisters_Marie_Theresa_and_Marie_of_the_Angels_with_Grace_Volunteers_copy-1.jpegSandwich-making at Fraternité Notre Dame is a quiet ministry

On the third Monday of every month, between 7:00 and 8:15pm, volunteers from Grace come to the kitchen at Fraternité Notre Dame and make 300 sandwiches that the French-speaking nuns deliver to the homeless. Read more about Sandwich-Making at Fraternité here.

Grace Lutheran Church in River Forest hosts forum on violence against women

From the NFL to college campuses, violence against women has been in the headlines. Grace Lutheran Church’s Faith Perspectives program on Sunday, Nov. 9, will examine this issue from many angles. Read more.

RSVP here for the reception for Pastor Faulstich and her husband-to-be

Grace’s associate pastor, Kelly Faulstich, will wed Justin Svoboda in November. Please come and wish the couple well at an Open House on Saturday, November 8, 3:30 to 6:30pm in Grace's Fellowship Hall. RSVP here by November 3.



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Eighth graders write a pledge for Grace students

"What kind of school do you want Grace to be?" Eighth grade teacher Lisa Wolfanger asked her students to create a pledge expressing students' commitment to a positive school environment. Everyone is signing it! Read more.  Read the pledge here.


Grace School enrollment

Call Grace (708-366-6900) or email for more information about enrolling students in Grace School. Read more here.