First Evangelical Lutheran Church of Odenton


All are welcomed to join us in worshiping our Lord and Savior.

This Past Week's Sermon:  Great Faith...  Listen
 Matthew 15:21-28 


The Living Liturgy Conference

On Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 9:45 AM - 3:30 PM, the Rev. William Weedon, LCMS Director of Worship at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cumberland, MD, will be presenting on the Living Liturgy.  This conference is for pastors, lay people, and church workers.  Yo may contact Pastor Eric Ruble at or 301-777-1800 for more information.

Community Service - Helping Hands

By Kathy Reichard

Do you have a business that you would like to promote? - Business cards $10.00 per month.

Do you have something you'd like to sell? - Each item listed $5.00

Advertise in our Helping Hands flyers. Flyers run for two months at a time.

Call Mike Mrozek 410-768-9083 or Kathy Reichard 410-674-8479.


Church Email

By Jean McHenry

The Planning Council gave the following guidelines regarding e-mail sent from the church. We will only send out group e-mails using the church e-mail system for direct church-related functions such as:

  • Prayer requests and updates
  • Information on church fund-raising events
  • Notification of member’s deaths and funeral arrangements
  • Reminders of changes in or special church services
  • CAP/Thrivent/Augsburg and other Christian requests for help

All other items, such as family events or community events outside of church should be put on our Facebook page through contact with JB Jaeger or Noah Hayward. If you are in doubt about whether to use email or Facebook, please contact JB or Noah first or send an email here.

If you would like to receive prayer requests, newsletters and notices from church via e-mail please submit your e-mail address to the church office or send a blank email to

Adopt a Flower Bed

By Ray Reichard

Ever thought of adopting a flower bed ? We have 3 families that have, and there are a couple still available, for weeding and or pruning. Please call Ray Reichard 410- 674-8479

Thrivent Picnic

Members make a difference, please join us. The Anne Arundel County Chapter of Thrivent is holding a Member Appreciation Picnic!

Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time: 12:30—5 pm
Place: Kurtz's Beach. 2070 Kurtz Avenue Pasadena, MD 21122
Contact: Gretchen Michaels, 410-553-0950,

For Chapter members & 1 guest per member. Registration required by 9/4/14 at Adults $10, Children (6-10) $5, under 6 free. Full picnic menu includes pit beef & ham, fried chicken, sides, desserts, beer & soda. DJ, moonbounce, games & door prizes.

Flea Market

By Jean McHenry

On Saturday, 13 September from 9 am to 2 pm the Ladies’ Auxiliary will hold their Fall Flea Market. As usual we will offer spaces and tables for people to sell their own items. Spaces are $15; space with table $20. Please contact the church office at 410-672-3352 or Alice Andrzejewski at 410-987-4575 to make your reservations. As usual we’ll have a hot dog stand and bake sale. Also, as usual, we need the congregation’s help in providing baked items. Our flea market has become very popular in our community so plan to stop in and meet our neighbors. Enjoy a hot dog, some sweets and some unique shopping. If you have questions please contact Alice at her phone number listed above.

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This week's events...

Saturday, August 30, 2014
The Living Liturgy Conference 9:45 AM - 3:30 PM
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Blended Service 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Traditional Service 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Confirmation Classes Introductory Meeting 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Coffee Talk 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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