Christmas Decorating!

Join is after Bible study on Nov. 26 to help us decorate for Advent. There is a lot to get done: trees, wreaths, lights, and ornaments. Please help beautify our Sanctuary in preparation for the Christmas Tree Walk on December 1 and for the Season of Advent.


Christmas decor

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas childWe will be participating in the Operation Christmas Child shoebox collection this year! If you’d like to participate choose the gender (girl/boy) and an age range: 2-4, 5-9, 10-14 year old. Buy items to fill a shoebox for them. Drop off the full shoebox with a label of the gender and age group taped on the top of the box along with a $9 donation to cover the shipping. (Checks can be made out to Concordia with OCC written in the memo). Bring full boxes to church by Sunday, November 18th. Check out the insert for recommended items to purchase or check out their website:

See Kali Wood for more information.

BBQ & Rummage Sale

Come to Concordia Lutheran Church Maplewood’s BBQ this Saturday, October 14 from 11 am to 5 pm AND get some bargain hunting done in the process!  Below are a few samples of what you will find!  Behind the holiday serveware is a food processor and a coffee carafe!  Food!  Fellowship!  Finds!


holiday servewareSnowman dinner plateSnowman bowl