Monthly Archives: November 2017

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Thanks to the Concordia Youth Group for helping make Thanksgiving brighter for families Concordia Youth Group Makes Thanksgiving Baskets for Families and Seniors in Need Concordia’s youth group has been collecting items to make 15 Thanksgiving baskets of non-perishable food items for Concordia Place families and seniors in need.  On Sunday, November 19th, youth group [...]

By | 2017-11-22T08:47:38+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Children’s Christmas Sale – December 10th

Concordia Church on Seeley From the desk of Angela Geschrey: 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 [...]

By | 2017-11-22T06:38:37+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Our Faith Commitment Pledges

Concordia Church is blessed to be a part of ministries that seek to 'Love God and Love Our Neighbor'--to share God's word and sacrament, His grace and love, to those in our communities.  In response to God's calling us to this work, we are asking every member to participate in our Faith Commitment Program for [...]

By | 2017-11-22T06:23:13+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Reflection

At this time each year, we set aside time to give thanks for the many blessings in our lives.  To those of you traveling to be with loved ones, we especially wish you safe travels and to everyone in our Concordia family, we say, 'We are thankful for the blessing of you.  May God continue [...]

By | 2017-11-22T06:25:12+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Celebration Recap

Thanks to everyone for making the Thanksgiving Celebration, held on November 16th at Concordia Church on Whipple, such a great offering of praise and thanks.  We easily had over 85 people in attendance with a truly awesome experience of “One Concordia”.  Teachers, team members, and parents from Concordia Place and Concordia Day, with members of [...]

By | 2017-11-22T06:24:16+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

A reflection from Pastor Varner

An excerpt from Pastor Varner's sermon, offered on October 15th: "St. Augustine famously described the church as a hospital...He saw church as a place for people who are hurting, who are in desperate need of healing.  He saw the church as the only hope for a hurting world.  Because it’s only here in church that [...]

By | 2017-11-02T17:48:06+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Food Drive

Concordia’s youth group is collecting supplies to assemble 15 Thanksgiving baskets for Concordia Place families in need.  The youth group is collecting the following supplies (all non-perishable):  stuffing, canned vegetables, canned yams, cranberry sauce, potatoes, rolls, desserts, gift cards to local supermarkets, and baskets to put it all in.  You’re invited to bring these supplies [...]

By | 2017-11-02T17:40:49+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|News|0 Comments