Nativities, Victorian village on display as fundraiser
The St. James Episcopal Church will again have nativities and Victorian villages on display as a fundraiser for handicap-accessibility for the church. More than 60 nativities from all over the world and more than 200 Victorian villages will be on exhibit between Dec. 10-16. The village can be seen at St. James Episcopal Church, 101 N. 5th St., Marshall and the nativities are displayed at the home of Marilyn Leach, 408 N. 5th St., Marshall. A freewill offering will be accepted. Exhibit hours are from 5-7 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 1-3 p.m. Saturday. The Service of 9 Lessons and Carols is at 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16, at St. James.
Live nativity portrayal Saturday, Sunday in Russell
A live nativity scene will be presented from 5:30-7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday with narration provided every half hour in the parking lot at Grace First Parish in Russell. The scene will be portrayed by community members and live animals. Viewers may walk through or drive by. Christmas carols and music will also take place. Inside the church will be hot cider, coffee and goodies and an indoor nativity display.
Worship and healing service today at Victory Christian Church in Balaton
The public is invited to a special worship and healing service at 7 p.m. today at Victory Christian Church in Balaton. The evening will include praise and worship, as well as the opportunity for people to receive prayer for spiritual, emotional and physical healing and deliverance. Victory is located at 1010 Lake Yankton Ave. in the East Bay addition on U.S. Highway 14, just east of Balaton. For more information, call the church at 734-2771.