Pride 2014

Charleston, WV Pride 2014 Our tent on Kanawha Boulevard at the 2014 Pride Festival.  We handed out about 480 ice cold bottles of water to anyone that wanted it.  Perhaps we even handed a bottle of water to you! Our congregation is comprised of people who identify as LGBTQ, and also of many people who […]

Face to Faith: Child Poverty

 What?  Face to Faith:  Child Poverty When?  July 27 – Time 4:00 – 7:00 Where?  Bridges of Grace, United Church of Christ at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran, located at 1423 Lee St. East. Join Bridges of Grace United Church of Christ in an educational discussion of the social justice issue of Child Poverty.  How can you help?  […]

Community Jazz Worship

Bridges of Grace, United Church of Christ Service held at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church 1423 Lee St. East.  Charleston, WV   June 30, 2013, 3:00 pm Childcare provided, refreshments following service   Description: Join Bridges of Grace for a lively community worship service, under the musical direction of K.W. Morrison, featuring musicians from WVSU, […]

What’s New?

The Christmas season has come and gone.  Now it’s time to get back to business!  “What business?”, you may ask.  The business of giving, of helping, of caring and of doing.  Looking for ways to be involved at Bridges of Grace, and within the community?  Here is a selection of events, activities, and efforts. Superbowl […]

Family for Thanksgiving

What?  Worship as a meal – Thanksgiving Dinner with Family When?  Sunday, November 18, 2012 Who?  Bridges of Grace & Extended family Where?  St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church – 1423 Lee St. East in Charleston, WV – Entrance off the parking lot up the ramp. If you are a part of the Bridges of Grace family […]

Offering a Helping Hand – or Two!

From time to time (well, nearly all of the time) we’re doing or planning some sort of service or donation.  We’ve made food donations to local food pantries at Covenant House and Manna Meal.  We’ve volunteered our time and handyman skills at St. Paul’s – the Church that so graciously allows us to share their […]

Face to Faith – Resources

Whether you were able to join us, or if you were only able to be with us in spirit, the items listed below are the handouts that were used during the Face to Faith: God and Gays workshop held on 7/14/12. Please use these resources to further the discussion of the Bible on the topic […]

Face to Faith Workshop Series

What?  Face to Faith:  God & Gays When?  July 14 – Time 5:30 – 8:30 Where?  Bridges of Grace, United Church of Christ at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran, located at 1423 Lee St. East. Welcome to a new Workshop Series “Face to Faith”, where we will explore challenging issues facing Christians in todays world.  The […]

PRIDE Afterparty

  What to do when the Pride festival is over?  Not really wanting to hit the bars, but don’t want to go home yet either?  Us either!!  We’ll tear down our booth at pride  and head over to St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.  We plan to be there from 6 to 8, but but someone […]

The New Covenant

Jeremiah 31: 31-34 The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah. It will not be like the covenant that I made with their ancestors when I took them by the hand to bring them out of the land of Egypt—a […]