Summer 2023


Celebrate Summer 2023

JOIN US ON SUNDAYS JUNE 4 THROUGH AUGUST 6. As a community of hope, belonging, and healing, GSL is looking forward to a summer of meaningful weekly and monthly offerings. All are invited to join us this season for worship, fellowship, and service that is bound to deepen relationships and strengthen the body of Christ. Join our faith community in serving God from the corner of Peabody and Belvedere in Midtown Memphis. 

Weekly on Sunday mornings.

  • 9–9:30 a.m. Community Breakfast
  • 10 a.m. Holy Eucharist with Choir and Organ, in person and virtual on our website, YouTube, and Facebook Live.
  • 4 p.m. More Than A Meal

Monthly on Sunday evenings (June 4, July 9, August 6). 

August 13: GSL Fall Kickoff with resumption of two morning services and one evening service, formation for all ages, fellowship, and more

Parish Office Hours (Summer)

Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m.4 p.m.
Friday: Clergy & Staff work remotely

Public Theology: Lively Faith in Casual Conversation

Join a member of the clergy and your fellow GSL members for informal conversation about faith and life in a laidback, casual environment. On the second Thursdays of June, July, and August, we’ll gather in the backroom of a local establishment starting at 5:30 p.m. The conversation will continue for an hour or so. No reservations or sign-up needed, just show up! For more details, visit

Contact: Fr. Jesse at or 901-252-6330.

Vacation Bible School

VBS 2023. Celebrate God's creation this summer with ReNew VBS, which will empower kids in grades PreK–Grade 6 to grow in faith, have fun, and change the world. Each evening from 5:30–8 p.m., kids will explore Jesus’ Parable of the Sower with three age-appropriate activities that will help them learn how to care for God’s creation. Dates: June 28, July 5, July 12, and July 19. Visit for more information and to sign up.

Belvedere Chamber Music Festival

The 17th Annual Belvedere Chamber Music Festival will be at Grace-St. Luke’s Episcopal Church June 21–24. Concerts are each evening Wednesday through Saturday at 7:00 and on Friday and Saturday afternoons at 3:00. This Festival has been presented each year at Grace-St. Luke’s since 2007. It is produced by Luna Nova Music ( for the purpose of featuring masterworks of the 20th and 21st centuries as well as new works by young, aspiring composers. The festival features twenty performers from Memphis and around the world. Some of the composers featured in this year’s festival are Debussy, Ravel, Bartok, Piazzolla, Poulenc, as well as many others. Concerts last approximately an hour with no intermission.  All concerts are free and open to the public. There will be an opening reception in Trezevant Hall after the concert on Wednesday night. All the specific program details may be at or by emailing or calling its director Patricia Gray at 901-493-0958. Complete videos of all the recent Festival performances are available at: Please come and invite friends and neighbors.

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Details coming soon.

Posted by Lucy Anne Owens at 10:23