Weekly Announcements for the Week of June13 - June 19, 2021
3rd Sunday after Pentecost
Readings for this Sunday (Click HERE for all 4 readings in one place):
Stay Connected – Stay connected with us in person and through our online platforms: Bible Studies, Live-streamed Sunday Divine Service, and this website. A lot is still going on at the church.
9:30 a.m.–Divine Service in the building with The Lord’s Supper. (Livestreamed at 9:15 a.m. on our homepage: concordiade.com).
1:00 p.m.– Bible Study is now in 1st Timothy; meeting in Mueller Rm with Zoom for those who are not attending in person Meeting ID 856 5714 6312 Passcode 300321
10:00 a.m.–Prayer Shawl group meets 2nd Wednesday of each month in the Mueller Room at 10:00 AM.
8:00 a.m. – Men’s Breakfast Bible Study. Email Dan Good for details.
Livestreaming –The Divine Service begins livestreaming at 9:15 a.m. on our homepage: concordiade.com
The Lord's Supper–We receive Jesus in Divine Service at 9:30
Cleaning–To those of you who are cleaning up after church, please, for your own health and well being, do not pick up the used communion cups with your bare hands. Use gloves. Collect the provided container that is lined with a plastic bag from the sacristy and place the cups in it, then tie and dispose of it in the larger trash can in the sacristy.” This is for your own protection. Thanks you the Altar Guild
Youth Group Movie Night–June 11, 2021. Attention Youth! Check out I.M.P.A.C.T.'s own page on our website: Fellowship/Youth.
Saturday Morning Fellowship Group–We are still meeting at 10AM at the home of Denny Barrowclough, 2611 Deepwood Drive in Chalfonte. All are welcome. Bring a Friend!
New Fellowship group–meets at THE Well coffee shop in Hockessin at 4:30 every other Friday. June 11 & 25 @ 4:30. Enjoy the fellowship while enjoying the treats (and tasty meals). Weather permitting, we can sit outside at picnic tables! Come & bring a friend! Questions? call K C 302 530-3414 or Shawn Grossman 302.743-9637
Many Assisted Living facilities are now allowing visitors (with some rules). Let's visit fellow Concordians who may not be able to get out.
Thank You–Thank you for sending cards, notes, and remembrances to my dad for the 50th anniversary of his ordination. ~Kristin Baronio
New Portals of Prayer available in the Narthex.
Sunday School–Junior High, I.M.P.A.C.T. (High School) & Confirmation All to resume in the fall.
Bible Study–Tuesday at 1:00 PM with Pastor Dave. We are studying 1st T2 Thessalonians.
Concordia Preschool–Contact Helen Spillan (click), Preschool Director, at 302-478-3876, or visit the website, concordiapreschool.org. We bid farewell to the joyful noise of pre schoolers on May 28th. We wait for them to return September 13th. No summer session this year; elevator construction.
Lutheranism in the Public Square–Issues, Etc. is a radio talk show and podcast produced by Lutheran Public Radio in Collinsville, IL and hosted by LCMS Pastor Todd Wilken. This week’s topics include: A Christian Response to Progressive Ideology, Religious Liberty in Crisis, Media Coverage of Religion, Freedom of Conscience and more. You can listen at your convenience at issuesetc.org, the LPR mobile app and your favorite podcast provider.
ALTAR FLOWERS ARE BACK–If you would like to give flowers for the Divine Service on Sunday to commemorate a special person or event in your life, please signup on the church bulletin board just outside the Mueller Room in the hallway.
Emmanuel Dining Room–George Butler and Dale Nebe co-coordinate this ministry. We serve on the 27th of every month and need 18 casseroles and brownies plus Volunteers to serve. Please email Dale Nebe, George Butler, or the church office, if you are preparing a meal or would like to help serve. During the pandemic, we are still providing the food, filling 'TO GO' boxes for pick up. If you want to Fill Take Out boxes, on JUNE 27, please contact George Butler or Dale Nebe directly. Thanks for those who helped in this past week to feed 128 hungry folk!
Orphan Grain Train–If you have clothes and/or small household items in good condition that you no longer need or want, please consider giving them to Orphan Grain Train. The Mid-Atlantic Branch ships primarily to former republics of The Soviet Union. Everyone is welcome to come and volunteer. We follow Covid safety rules, wearing masks and practicing physical distancing. Masks available if needed. Come join us to sort and pack clothing for our next shipment. Click HERE for details. Check out photos on this website about recent shipments to help people in need.
Meals on Wheels–is still serving our community. Concordia volunteers deliver meals Monday-Friday (June 28-July 2) with pick-up at Silverside Church (across the street from Concordia). The time commitment is usually 1 ½ hours (11:00 AM-12:30 PM). Please contact Susan Fuesler. You will bless others and be greatly blessed as well! Volunteers Needed!
Handmade Prayers–Prayer Shawl Ministry meets Wednesday July 14 at 10:00 AM in the library. This is a working meeting so bring your yarn projects! We welcome anyone that is interested in crocheting or knitting to join us. If you know someone that is in need of a gift from us, please let us know. For more details, contact Lynn Good.
LCMS Missionaries in Africa–Leanne Bier, VP of Administrators, is collecting Bibles for all age groups in the bin outside Pastor’s office. Monetary donations are needed to pay shipping which is extremely costly. Please use your missions envelopes and label them for LCMS African missions. Visit www.guineamission.com for more information and photos of ongoing projects.
Online Giving is Available–on our website. Click HERE. Let us thank Jesus that He continues to provide for us!
Weekly Announcements–If you have information that you would like included, please email Pastor Dave (click) directly.
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Bring YOUR Church Community Back Together this September!
Please get your Coat/Jacket if you left it on the coat rack by the church office. If not claimed by June 30 they will be donated to Orphan Grain Train!