Food drive

Food drive

For many years Grace Lutheran has conducted food drives for Kerr Street Ministries, usually around Thanksgiving. This year was no different. However, when the Thanksgiving donations were delivered, we learned that there was a great need. Perhaps we could help. We...
Socks and underwear

Socks and underwear

Safetynet Children and Youth Charities was founded in Oakville by Bill Shields in 2007. Grace became involved during our Reformation Challenge in 2017 when we successfully reached our goal of collecting and donating 500 items of clothing for Safetynet. During a visit...
Support for older members

Support for older members

Some of Grace’s members are becoming older and we have begun thinking about what we should do to support those who have supported Grace for so many years. There are many issues as we age – physical and mental health and wellness, safety, financial, legal, social...
Support for older members

Helping my ageing parents

I am an only child, and I need to share my journey of ageing parents.  I write this candidly, thus I trust the reader will respect the dignity of my parents as I have. Parents are incredibly special, they raise us, they support us, they teach us, they guide us and...
Kerr Street Mission Dinners

Kerr Street Mission Dinners

Grace Lutheran has been involved in sponsoring Monday Night Family Dinners at Kerr Street since 2015. These dinners are attended by people in the community who are facing struggles financially or socially, and are looking for a warm meal and sense of community....
Fundraising for SCAW – an Art-Rageous Event

Fundraising for SCAW – an Art-Rageous Event

We did it! We hosted another amazing fundraiser for Sleeping Children Around the World on June 1 & 2.  SCAW and Grace volunteers have been planning the 2018 fundraiser since February, and with the hard work of many volunteers, over $5,000 was raised. This is...

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