There are many wonderful opportunities to connect with others in the congregation to have fun, share food, and grow in faith. Check out our opportunities and make your connection!


There are many opportunities to help with the service. Opportunities include, but are not limited to Ushers, Greeters, Lectors, Worship Assistants, Communion Assistants, Projection Operators, and Altar Team. If you would like to help with the service, please call the office.


Join the People of Praise Choir in song, worship, and fun! All experience levels are welcome, and no long-term commitment is necessary! For questions and more information on rehearsals and performances, ask our choir director, Danielle Cairolli.


There’s a time of fellowship following the Sunday services. Stay for coffee and treats – it’s a great opportunity to make new friends and learn more about Grace. Watch the announcements for other opportunities for fellowship such as the Easter Breakfast on Easter morning and Trunk or Treat at Halloween.

High School Youth Group

RINGS meets once a month to have fun, grow in faith and serve others. For more information please contact


Grace’s co-ed softball team plays in the McHenry Christian Fellowship Softball League on Monday evenings starting at either 6:30 pm, 7:30 pm or 8:30 pm. Players must be at least 16 years old; players 55 years and older must have a doctor’s note (league rules). For more information or to sign up contact

Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church

WELCA is a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit that commits themselves to grow in faith, affirm their gifts, support one another, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world. 

WELCA supports the Church through prayer and assistance with time and financial support.  Meetings are held at the church on the 2nd Monday from September to May.