With the forecast predicting a winter of significant storms, Grace Church parishioners should be aware of the following Snow Policy:
Worship services – will not be cancelled. The proximity of The Rev. Kathryn Costas ‘ home (next door to the church) makes it possible for her to open the building for worship
Office hours – The staff will follow the closing/delay schedule of the local college (NMC); when the college delays or closes during business hours, so will the Grace Church office. As soon as possible, a recorded phone message will indicate the situation. The NMC phone number is 231-995-1777.
Food Pantry – If the office closes on a Monday or Friday morning and there fore pantry appointments can’t be taken, then the Food Pantry is closed as well.
Jubilee House – Will be open. Contact Glenda Andrews to confirm or indicate your absence as a volunteer scheduled for the day.
Friday Lunch – contact the leader of your lunch team to confirm or indicate your absence as a volunteer scheduled for the day.
Events/ministry meetings/other gatherings – contact the leader of the group to find out if the event or meeting is occurring; be sure to make a note of the leader’s contact information.
Group leaders – now is a good time to forward contact information to the participants of your group.
Know that your sense of personal safety when making a decision to travel to church (or not) is of utmost importance, and that prevails.