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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

Fellowship Cookout – September 8th, 2019

Join us for a cookout after church on September 8th to kick off the new Concordia Fellowship Team! Enjoy lunch and cast your vote for the activities and events you are most interested in this year! The cookout will take place outside of the church (3855 N. Seeley Ave.). Please bring a dessert if you [...]

By |2019-08-29T02:23:15+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Music Ministry – Choir Rehearsal Begins Sunday September 15th

Music Ministry Choir Rehearsal Begins September 15th 9:00 a.m. - 10:15. a.m. Every Sunday 3855 N. Seeley Ave. A new season is upon us at Concordia Lutheran Church, and the musicians are getting ready for some exciting musical and life updates. First and foremost, our very own Minister of Music—Yana Reznik—will be giving birth to her first [...]

By |2019-08-29T02:21:06+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Gluten-Free Bread for Holy Communion

Starting on September 15th, Concordia Church will be switching to gluten-free bread for Holy Communion. All who are baptized are welcome to participate each Sunday. Did you know the Communion bread has been prepared by a dedicated volunteer? Carol Ressmeyer has been the baker for years! Thank you, Carol, for all the work you do!

By |2019-08-29T02:14:30+00:00August 29th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Strength-Finders Workshop Recap

A spirited conversation was had by the participants at the July 14th workshop. Participants, using the Strength Finders 2.0 book and online inventory, delved into the theory of what understanding and maximizing one’s strengths can do. One participant stated, “The Strengths Finder assessment and report of your top 5 strengths are a helpful personal development tool. It [...]

By |2019-08-06T18:25:25+00:00August 6th, 2019|News|0 Comments