Sounds of Grace Choir Reunion and Celebrate Mission with Walter Wangerin Jr.
The Grace and Peace Lutheran Church in Evansville, IN and it's Mission of Grace Capital Campaign committee sponsored this 3 day event as a fund raiser for the Mission of Grace. On Friday, July 29, 2011 a reception was held at the Victory Theater for committee members, donors, reunion choir members and Walter Wangerin Jr., Thanne, and family. On Saturday July 30, 2011 the Sounds of Grace Reunion Choir met for lunch at the Victory Theater, followed by a rehearsal at the Grace and Peace Lutheran Church. The day ended with a delicious barbecue dinner, renewal of friendships and sharing of memories, as well as dancing at the Jazzy Grooves Lounge and Cafe in downtown Evansville. On Sunday July 31,2011 events included church at Grace and Peace Lutheran with music by the Sounds of Grace Reunion Choir followed by a Potluck lunch at the church. The weekend culminated in a outstanding concert and presentation at the Victory Theater in Evansville. The Sounds of Grace Reunion Choir was superb. Walter Wangerin Jr., former Pastor of Grace Lutheran, Professor at Valparaiso University, and internationally known author spun stories gained from experiences at Grace Lutheran and recollections from Sounds of Grace Choir tours. Thank you everyone for making this weekend so memorable. Hope you enjoy the pictures.Read More