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Children’s Christmas Drama

On Sunday, December 22nd during the 10:30 am worship service, enjoy the Christmas story as told by Concordia's children and confirmation students. The youth will present the Christmas drama, "The Three Kings," complete with costumes, narration, acting, and artwork.

By |2019-12-10T15:48:51+00:00December 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Sunday School – New Time! 10:15am

During the month of November, a transition is being made involving Sunday School. With the great success of Family Space, Sunday School will now be incorporated into that space. Beginning at 10:15, Family Space will open, and a brief Sunday School lesson will also be presented to those children who are of Sunday School age. [...]

By |2019-11-13T22:06:03+00:00November 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Children’s Christmas Sale: Sunday, December 15th

The Children’s Christmas sale is back! Over 20 years ago, this sale began as a way to help children understand the real meaning of Christmas and to help them think of being a giver and not always a receiver. All gifts in the sale cost $1.00! These gifts might be new or slightly used items [...]

By |2019-11-12T14:58:56+00:00November 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments

New Adult Study beginning Sunday, November 3, 2019

Beginning on Sunday, November 3, we will offer a weekly discussion group on the lessons appointed for the Sunday worship service.  Commonly known as a “pericope study” pastors will meet to share observations and insights on the scripture readings as they prepare for preaching.  We’ll use our discussion time for Pastor Zook to bring scholars [...]

By |2019-11-13T22:25:44+00:00October 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Service and Potluck

Join us for our Thanksgiving Service to be held on Sunday, November 10th at 10:30am as we thank God for the abundant blessings in our lives. At this service, we will be receiving new members during the 10:30 am worship service and invite everyone to stay for the potluck during fellowship hour and welcome them [...]

By |2019-10-29T15:56:41+00:00October 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Eyeglasses Donations

Do you have unwanted eyeglasses lying around? Donate them to someone in need by dropping them off in the box available in the back of the church. As of this year, we have already donated 26 pairs of eyeglasses. More are always welcome! Thanks so much to Bob and Sue Chennell for keeping this wonderful ministry going and helping [...]

By |2019-08-29T02:29:36+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Bible Breakfast Wednesdays – Starting September 18th

Starting this Fall, we’re offering a time for Bible reflection and breakfast together on Wednesday mornings. We’ll meet at Dappers East restaurant, 2901 W. Addison, from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.  I’ll bring the Bible passages to discuss, you bring your thoughts and appetite for breakfast and discussion.  Participants are responsible for their meal; come when [...]

By |2019-09-18T21:00:20+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Jewel-Osco Flu Shot Clinic at Concordia Church – September 29th

Get your jab! The Health and Wellness Cabinet of Concordia has invited Jewel Osco to administer flu shots in the Fellowship Hall for your convenience. Immunizations will be available the morning of September 29th to individuals 18 years of age or older. The shots will be available at the end of the 10:30 a.m. service. Request forms [...]

By |2019-08-29T02:26:03+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Risking Connection in Faith Communities® – September 7th & 14th

"Experiences of adversity and struggle are common--both in childhood and adulthood. Faith Communities are often places where people turn to process their hurts, build their resilience, and experience the loving care of others." Concordia Ministries in conjunction with Chicagoland Trauma Informed Congregations Network by The Center for Faith and Community Health Transformation and ReCAST  (Resilience in Communities [...]

By |2019-08-29T02:30:30+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments