For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith – and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God – not by works, so that no one can boast. For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.’ (Ephesians 2:8-10).

Posts by Sam Van Leer

Calling all singers: Christmas Carol Choir!

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols 2017: Calling All Singers! The Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols is a beloved tradition in the Anglican Church worldwide and has been long regarded as an essential part of preparation for Christmas. Well-known Christmas Carols, sung by choir and congregation, combined with Scripture readings telling the tale […]

Grace Church Annual Meeting 25 June 2017

Grace Church Annual Membership Meeting 2nd Sunday after Trinity Sunday, June 25th 2016, after the service at about 12:15 Old Catholic Church, Witte de Withstraat 2, Groningen Join us on June 25th after the service at 12:15 at the Old Catholic Church, Witte de Withstraat 2, Groningen, as we hear about what’s been going on […]

Easter Message of Hope from +Robert

BISHOP’S EASTER MESSAGE 2017 “Purity of heart is to will one thing”, said the Danish theologian Soren Kierkegaard. I write these words near the beginning of Lent, a season in which we try even more seriously than usual to order our desires under the overarching desire for God. Since our desires are continually stimulated, manipulated […]

Creative Offerings

On Friday 18 March, I was kindly invited by a student organization in Groningen to give a talk about Easter. I’ve worked in international chaplaincies in university towns all my ministry, so I’ve slowly grown accustomed to the fact that academic calendars and people travelling ‘home’ for major holidays often mean we, the churches in […]

Cycling Around The World

After worship on Sunday 10 May, our friend Derek Boocock will share with us amazing and inspiring experiences from his cycle trip round the world and his extraordinary life’s journey. For the Bring & Share Meal, high-carbohydrate foods are not required, but are always welcome. 😉 Do join us if you can!

Where it began

Grace Church Groningen started gathering in 2012, bringing together people whose desire is to know Jesus, follow Him and make Him known in our city. Our morning worship services are held in English. We welcome all newcomers to join with us to learn more about the life, the mission and the work that Jesus Christ […]