Because operational expenses continue in troubled times, members are encouraged to use the various means available to maintain their support of our ministries, whether in person, through the mail, or through electronic giving.
Thank you for your continued support of ministries at Concordia.
Acting in compliance with the direction of the Governor of Iowa’s Office and after discussion with members of the Board of Elders, Board of Education this is the preliminary plan for continued ministry at Concordia Lutheran Church. We have tentatively set a meeting date to reevaluate how to move forward and reassess the plan based on possible changes from Federal, State, and Local governments as well as local School Districts.
Corporate Worship: Worship gatherings will be canceled through April 1, 2020.
Efforts will be made to develop a way for service to be streamed on the internet or a video message posted for the week of March 29, 2020 and future Sundays if needed.
Sunday School and Adult Bible Class: Canceled through April 12, 2020.
This follows the direction of the Governor’s Office for a four-week school closure. Children’s Sunday School classes would resume on April 19, 2020. We are working on providing resources to families for home study with your children. Here is one great resource www.lcmside.org/bringithome Hope to bring you more soon.
STEPP Up and Confirmation: Canceled through April 8, 2020.
This follows the direction of the Governor’s Office for a four-week school closure and Holy Week. STEPP Up and Confirmation, under the current guidelines, will resume on April 15, 2020.
Youth Group: Canceled though April 12, 2020.
This follows the direction of the Governor’s Office for a four-week school closure and Easter. Youth Group activities, under current guidelines, will resume on April 19, 2020.
Jubilate and Youth Bells: Practices canceled until further notice.
Other Calendar Items Canceled:
Friendship Sunday and Pizza Luncheon: March 29, 2020
There are no worship services at the church this day.
Jews For Jesus – Christ In The Passover: April 8, 2020
Already working on rescheduling for next year.
Easter Breakfast: April 12, 2020
We will again plan on having Easter Breakfast again next year.