Faith Briefs for Aug. 16

New GriefShare program starts Aug. 26

Community members who have experienced the death of a family member or friend are invited to participate in a GriefShare program at Holy Redeemer Church.

This nondenominational program features Christ-centered teaching that focuses on grief topics associated with the death of a loved one. The DVD video features nationally respected grief experts and real-life stories of people, followed by a small group discussion about what was seen on the DVD.

GriefShare will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays, beginning Aug. 26, at Holy Redeemer Church Gathering Area, 503 W. Lyon, Marshall. All faiths are welcome. For questions, call the church office at 532-5711, or Dorothy at 507-401-0601.

Lauren Daigle gets 6 nominations from Dove Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Christian recording artist Lauren Daigle, who has had major crossover success with her single, “You Say,” received six nominations Wednesday from the Gospel Music Association’s Dove Awards.

Daigle’s nominations include artist of the year and song of the year.

“You Say” topped both Billboard’s adult contemporary and Christian airplay charts. KING & COUNTRY, Hillsong UNITED, MercyMe and TobyMac are also vying for artist of the year.

Writer/producer Wayne Haun is the overall leading nominee with 10.

Recording artists Kirk Franklin and for KING & COUNTRY have five nominations each.

The awards show will be held Oct. 15 in Nashville.

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