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Hip Hop Cafe - HIV Prevention Event The Grace UMCLA HIV/AIDS Empowerment and Education Project aims to fight the HIV/AIDS pandemic in our community and around the world. The Hip Hop Cafe gives expression to our youth and young adults who use music, song, dance and spoken word to deliver powerful prevention messages. In addition to this event, Grace UMCLA has hosted on-campus mobile HIV/AIDS instant testing and community seminars featuring medical professionals, researchers, sociologists and pastors. Our
Backpack Ministry Members of Grace UMCLA donate backpacks with school supplies to the 4th and 5th graders at 54th Street School which is our community elementary school. This ministry demonstrates our commitment to provide children with the appropriate tools to kick-off their learning experience in a new school year. All backpacks are donated by members of the church, not corporate sponsors, and the supplies are lovingly packed at church. Then, the bags are blessed in our worship celebrations
Come one, come all to the Karaoke Kafe. This is a fun family event where the community can get together to enjoy a fun filled night of music and laughter. Hope to see you there. Just stay out of my spotlight.
A 12-Step Program meets each Saturday at 12-1:30 p.m. in the Education Building. In addition, Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meets weekly on Friday evening at 7 p.m. at Grace UMC Los Angeles. AA is an important outreach ministry to address the needs of adults working to overcome their addictions in a safe, faith-based, accepting community. Church membership is not a requirement.
Adults and seniors 50 years of age and older are invited to join our 50+ Chair Exercise class held each Wednesday afternoon at 12:30-1:30 p.m. Chair Exercise allows you to increase your stamina and heart rate even if you cannot perform standing and jumping aerobic activities. The class meets in the Education Building Conference Center and is open to new participants each week. There is a nominal participation fee for each class. You do not need to be
Throughout the month of September, Grace UMC will focus on Christian education. As a part of our month-long focus, on Sunday, September 11, during morning worship at 7:45 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., everyone is invited to wear their favorite school, college or university tee-shirt! Show your pride and serve as a role model to our children and youth. Since we will continue with casual dress through the month of September, feel free to wear your jeans with your
Drive Thru Prayer at Grace UMC is the opportunity for motorists to come into the church parking lot for prayer without leaving the comfort of their cars. Prayers are offered by members of our Prayer Warrior Ministry and our Pastor, the Reverend Paul Hill. Enter the church parking lot from Slauson Avenue and exit on Verdun Avenue. Feel feel to bring family members and friends for prayer or come alone right after work or school. Grace UMC is
To provide family time on Christmas Sunday Morning, Sunday School classes are canceled. Plan to attend worship at 10 a.m. for a special worship celebration. Young children may bring their favorite Christmas toy to worship with them!