We encourage our family members to be active in community service and fellowship events sponsored by Grace Lutheran Church. These include:
- donations of non-perishable food delivered to the Community Food Pantry in Mohegan Lake;
- pen pal correspondence with KEMPS students in Bukoba, Tanzania; donations of school supplies
- spring and fall Adopt-A-Road cleanups on Route 6
- May and December Cookies for College baking and packing of tins
- donations of bag lunches, clothing and toiletries for Midnight Run to serve NYC homeless
- pot luck fellowship events
February: Souper Bowl of Caring: donations for Community Food Pantry
May: Lutheran World Relief InGathering: Collection of donated supplies and assembly of personal care kits to be delivered around the world to people displaced by war or natural disasters.
June: Youth Sunday - young people take over most roles during worship services
September: Rally Day games and activities to kick off new school year; Ministry Fair to highlight ministries that seek volunteers
Oktoberfest: Dinner with German music and specialties
December: Christmas party at Grace, featuring catered dinner, visit from Santa Claus, caroling and good fellowship; Angel Tree to provide gifts to families in need.