ALL-AGES ADVENT FESTIVAL Come prepare for Christmas together with meaningful and fun activities for use at home during the season of Advent, and in preparation for our Kids & Youth Led Christmas Story Worship. Pack Birthday Bags for VEAP. Participate in a variety of Angel, Shepherd, Holy Family, and Magi activities that together are "A Picture of the Nativity." All-ages are encouraged to join in on Sunday, November 27 between worship services in the Fellowship Hall.

MEALS VIA WHEELS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Meals Via Wheels Edina volunteers are needed to deliver meals to homebound clients from 11:15-12:15 on Tuesday, November 29th. Children can volunteer with parents!  Email Laurenif you can serve or speak with Hal L.

SKYPE WITH PASTOR CONCHI: Enjoy a virtual conversation with Pastor Conchi from Cristo de Paz at 4pm on November 30th at ECLC. Email Laurento participate.

CALLING ALL ECLCERS 60+ You’re invited to an ECLC 60+ party on Sunday, December 4th from 5-8pm at ECLC! Bring an appetizer or dessert to share at this purely social event. Sign up at the Sign Up Center.

SUNDAY FORUM Join us on Sunday, December 4th at 9:45 am. Dr. Louis Porter II, Executive Director of Minnesota Council for Blacks of African Heritage, will address their legislative successes and challenges.

VOLUNTEER WITH PCYC GIFT SALE:  Sort donations for Plymouth Christian Youth Center’s (2210 Oliver Ave N.) annual holiday store on Wednesday, December 7 from 9-Noon. Sign up at the Sign Up Center.

EL SALVADOR CONVERSATION: How is the Salvadoran Lutheran Church leading the charge to keep Salvadorans safe and economically sound in their own communities? Discuss and learn how we can stand in solidarity with our Cristo de Paz brothers and sisters, over a simple meal from 6-7pm on Wednesday, December 7th before Advent Vespers. Sign up at Sign Up Center.

WIT DECEMBER GATHERING - Come join us for the annual Christmas Party on December 13, 7:00 at Sunrise of Edina (7128 France Ave.). Bring a photo or 2 or 3 of your favorite Christmas, plus what memories do you have of being in a church Christmas program as a child, or a school program? Two things to bring - your favorite Christmas cookies or goodies to share and an unwrapped gift for Southside Family Nurturing Center.

HOLDEN VILLAGE PILGRIMAGE:  A group is forming to spend a week at Holden village (a Lutheran retreat center in Washington) in August 2017. A $100/household deposit is due by Dec. 15 to secure a spot. Sign up for more information or email Stephanie.