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Services

Every Sunday we offer two services:
8:00 a.m. - Traditional. Episcopal Rite I:
Clergy wear vestments in colors reflecting the seasons of the Church year. Communion is offered, and prayer intercessors are available at that time. Organ only; singing is rare

10:00 a.m. -Family. Episcopal Rite II:
Clergy wear vestments in colors reflecting the seasons of the Church year. Communion is offered, and prayer intercessors are available at that time. Organ, choir, Sunday School, Nursery, and Child Care.


Easter Sunday, April 20, 8am and
10am Holy Communion Services


Maundy Thursday, April 17th - 7pm, Holy Communion Service

Vigil Garden of Gethsemane, Thursday, April 17th, 9pm
     through Friday, April 18th 9am
     All are welcome to come and walk the labyrinth
     Prayer Flags and Meditation throughout the night, leisurely

Good Friday, Friday, April 18th, Noon Service

Easter Sunday, April 20, 8am and 10am Holy Communion Services




Grace Church Offers Other Weekly Services

Contemplative Prayer Services,
Meditation in the Christian Tradition

7:00am     Mondays in Sanctuary
5:00pm     Wednesdays in Sanctuary (Rosary)
5:30pm     Wednesdays in Sanctuary
7:00am     Fridays in Santuary

Meditation in the Zen Tradition
Noon         Tuesdays in Sanctuary
7:00am     Wednesdays in Sanctuary
Noon         Thursdays in Sanctuary



Worship is a major focus of the life of Grace Church.
There are a variety of ways in which lay people can help make this a joyous experiences.
Below is a list of opportunities for you to participate in Sunday, Worship Services, click the title to find out more information:

Acolytes: (from sixth grade) Participate in the processional and assist the priest in celebrating the Eucharist.

Altar Guild: Participate in any or all of the guild's duties which include preparation of the altar before each service, keeping linens clean and ironed, keeping the silver vessels polished, dusting the sanctuary, flower preparation, etc.

Choir: Choral leading of hymns at the 10:00 a.m. Sunday worship service.

Greeting: Greet visitors and new members at Sunday worship services.

Intercessors: Provide private intercessory prayer at the Sunday worship services.

Lay Eucharistic Ministry: Administration of the chalice at the Eucharistic service and to the ill and house-bound.

New Member Ministry: Help develop new ways to evangelize.

Lectors: Read from the Scriptures at the Sunday worship services.

Ushers: Greet worshippers and guide them in seating, the collection, and going to the altar for communion.
 
Sunday Mornings
8:00am Service
The First is our most traditional service, using the Book of Common Prayer liturgy of Rite I.
10:00am Service
Our Second service is more family oriented with full organ, choir and a more contemporary, Rite II liturgy.

Grace Church
1314 Spring Street
Saint Helena, CA
707-963-4157
Fax: 707-963-1429
info@grace-episcopal.org