Ofrenda Celebrating Day of the Dead A special thank you to Bonnie Lopez & Carol Ressmeyer for our beautiful Ofrenda that was on display in the back of the sanctuary this year. We remember and celebrate all those lives which we had displayed on the Ofrenda and in our hearts. Background & Tradition of the Ofrenda [...]
If you would like to participate in the Cookie Exchange on December 16th, please drop off a minimum of three dozen cookies before worship, and there will be cookie platters made with a variety of cookies to be picked up after worship! Please contact Sandy Robertson firstname.lastname@example.org or Angela Geschrey at email@example.com with questions.
The Children’s sale has been going on for over 20 years. The reason it was started was to help children understand the real meaning of Christmas and to help them think of being a giver and not always a receiver. We wanted to help instill in them the real meaning of Christmas and not the [...]
Hectic holidays around the corner? The Health and Wellness Team of Concordia Church has invited Jewel Osco to administer flu shots in the church gym for your convenience. Immunizations will be available the morning of December 2nd to individuals 18 years of age or older. Request forms for flu shots will be distributed prior to immunization [...]
Calling all Elves - The Holiday is upon us, and we need your help. We have a date set for the greening of the church: December 1st (Saturday) from 8:00 a.m. to Noon. 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental breakfast of bagels, sweet rolls, coffee, and juice 8:30 a.m. -- Noon [...]
Don't forget to set your clocks back one hour on (November 3rd)!
An ofrenda is available in the back of Concordia Church on Seeley. Our thanks to the creator, Bonnie Lopez. We encourage you to bring in photos of loved ones that you would like to place the ofrenda. Skeletal figures, sugar skulls, toys, candles, and pottery, typically used for this celebration can be found everywhere in the marketplace. Ofrendas (offerings), dedicated [...]