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Your offering envelops and statements are available in the narthex.  Please provide you current email address to the church office. 

Sunday Outdoor Worship & Potluck Picnic - July 15
We will worship outside and have a potluck picnic. Plan to join the fun!  There is a potluck sign-up sheet in the narthex.

Creation Care Interfaith Arts Camp - August 20-23
Registration is now open for Concordia’s summer program. Creation Care Interfaith Arts Camp will take the place of our traditional Vacation Bible School program. It is open to children of all faiths or no faith background. It will be held from Monday, August 20 - Thursday, August 23. Children, ages 3-5, will meet from 9 - 11:30 a.m. and children who have completed kindergarten through 5th grade will meet from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m..

Before and after care will be available for this age group. The focus of the camp will be on relationships. Specifically, we will be focusing on how
we care for ourselves, for others, and for all of God’s creation. Every day will begin with a gathering time of music and movement. Throughout the day children will use various aspects of the arts to express themselves. The community is invited to an open house on Thursday, August 23 from 6-7 p.m. to see what the children have created. Enrichment activities will be provided by individuals with expertise in mindfulness, nutrition, bird-watching, forestry, interpersonal communication, creative arts, music, and movement.

The camp is limited to thirty students and registration will close on August 1. Please share this opportunity with young people that you know. Scholarships are available. The preschool program is $45 and the K-5 program is $95. Registration forms are available on Concordia’s
website or in the church narthex. If you have questions contact Kristin M. Peterson, Camp coordinator:kpeterson374@gmail.com

Softball Schedule - 2018 (at UMD ball fields):
June 5th Field 4 - 6 pm
June 12 Field 2 - 8 pm
June 19 Field 2- 8pm
June 26 Field 4 - 7pm
July 3 Field 4 - 7 pm
July 10 No game
July 17 Field 4 - 8 pm
July 24 Field 2 - 6 pm
July 31 and Aug 7 - Playoffs

Stations of the Cross   View Slide Show  (mp4 format)
Dale Burton (www.burtonforge.com) installed our new Stations of the Cross in 2013. Dale was commissioned by Concordia to design and construct these Stations, which are in keeping with our architecture and especially our crucifix. The cost of these new Stations has been covered by memorials and honoraria.

 

Can You Help?

Please contact the church office 728-4229 (unless a specific contact is listed), if you can help with any of the following ministries.

Meals-on-Wheels - Concordia Route
Volunteer in the Woodland area one or more days/month.  Help is needed  M-F beginning at 10:30 am.  Contact Peggy at 724-0837.

Prayer Shawls Needed
As a vital part of our ministry here at Concordia, we give prayer shawls to people who need prayers and support. We have patterns in the office for either knitting or crocheting. You can also use your own pattern. Shawls can be dropped off at the office.

Caring Ministries:  Visit members, send cards and help people to appointments.

Communion Bread Bakers Needed
Our standard practice for for the Lord's Supper will be using bread made by our members and wine poured from a common chalice.  If you would like to bake bread for an upcoming service, we have a sign up sheet and the recipe posted near the bathroom in the Narthex.  The recipe is also on the Luther Seminary website.


Last Updated:  July, 2018     Limitations & Policy