Women’s Groups

Women of Grace is open to all women attending Grace. You do not need to belong to a circle.

Our purpose is:

  • To be a community of women
  • To know God
  • To develop a creative and supportive fellowship
  • To expand concepts of mission



Women of Grace

Twice-yearly meetings, routinely in September and February, are held in the church lounge following Sunday worship service. Watch the bulletins, newsletters and the events calendar for meeting notifications.

Location: Grace Church

Contacts: Judy, Jean, or Phyllis (contact information below)


Martha Circle

Martha Circle meets on the first Thursday of the month, 1:30 p.m.

Location: Grace Church

Contact: Judy Anderson at 218-236-0183


Lydia Circle

Lydia Circle meets on the third Thursday of the month, 7:00 p.m.

Location: Varies, check bulletins, newsletters or the events calendar tab on this website for meeting location

Contact: Jean Graning at graneng@hotmail.com  or Phyllis Murray at 218-236-0141 

(be sure to put Lydia Circle in the subject line)

The Women of Grace are part of a global organization who, from its beginning 150 years ago, has focused on ministries with women, children, and youth.

Check it out,  United Methodist Women 

United Methodist Women Reading Program:  This webpage lists reading recommendations for key areas: Education for Mission, Leadership Development, Nurturing for Community, Social Action, and Spiritual Growth.