Faith

Lunch is served Thursdays at St. Ann’s

Court Queen of Peace is serving lunch during Lent from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays at Divine Mercy Hall, St. Ann's Church, Slayton. The menu includes pulled pork sandwich, salads, assorted desserts. Take-outs are available by calling 507-227-3068.

Christian presentation in Montevideo

Farrah Prudence will speak about living in the Middle East in the presentation, “From Bondage to Freedom,” at 6:30 p.m., Thursday at the Montevideo Community Center, 550 1st St., Montevideo. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and refreshments will be provided. A free-will offering will be taken for ...

Fundraising event is Monday

First Lutheran Church’s Youth will be involved in a Community Impact Fundraising Event Monday at the Marshall Pizza Ranch. First Lutheran Youth will be on hand to greet customers, answer any questions about their summer mission trip to Pine Ridge and bus tables at the Pizza Ranch that ...

Anti-Semitic graffiti worse than at first thought

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Police now say 59 gravestones at a Jewish cemetery in Massachusetts were defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti, about twice as many as initially thought. Fall River police said Thursday in a Facebook post that they came up with the higher number after a row-by-row ...

Faith Briefs for March 15

Chicken dinner is Sunday in Seaforth Chicken dinner with full salad bar and dessert is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Seaforth. Matching grant by the Catholic Order of Foresters Court 1757. Mass is at 10 a.m. Sunday. Lunch is served Thursdays at St. ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Choir to visit local church Christ Ev. Lutheran Church 208 W. Marshall St., will act as host to the 50-voice men’s choir of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary at 7 p.m. Tuesday. This free program includes traditional and contemporary religious music. Chorus members accompany the choir with a ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Lunch served Thursdays during Lent in Slayton Court Queen of Peace is serving lunch during Lent from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays at Divine Mercy Hall, St. Ann’s Church, Slayton. The menu includes hot turkey sandwich, salads, assorted desserts. Takeouts are available by calling ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Wild game feed is today at Living Word Living Word Lutheran Church will have a wild game feed and raffle at 5 p.m. today. The public is welcome. The Kingdom Dog Ministries event had to be canceled, but the wild game feed and raffle will still take place. Belgian waffles offered Sunday at ...

Local/World Faith Briefs

Kingdom Dog Ministries is Feb. 22 at Living Word Kingdom Dog Ministries is Friday, Feb. 22, at Living Word Lutheran Church. At 5 p.m. is the game feed and raffle. There is no cost. At 7 p.m. will be Kingdom Dog Ministries. Hank Hough is dedicated to teaching obedience and spreading the ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Catholic Daughters to meet Monday The Catholic Daughters of Americas will have a meeting Monday in Carlin Hall following the 5:30 p.m. Mass. A wine and cheese party will take place followed by a business meeting. Judge sides with Christian group in religious freedom case IOWA CITY, Iowa ...

Faith in Action for Feb. 1

The First Lutheran Junior High Youth Group got a tour of the Lyon County Food Shelf on Dec. 12. This was an eye-opening trip for many as the stats were staggering and the shelves were limited. In 2017, 4,245 households were served totaling 11,692 individuals; 4,413 of which were children. ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Pancake fundraiser is Sunday Scout Troop 238 invites the public to its pancake breakfast fundraiser from 8 a.m.-noon Sunday at Holy Redeemer Church, Carlin Hall. Adults and youth age 13 and older are $7. Children 5-12 — $4. Proceeds go to help support the Scouts’ many activities and ...

Here’s A Thought for Jan. 25

When you stand as Jesus before others you will begin to become as Jesus to others in order that they may see in you who Jesus really is. The Apostle Paul writes in Galatians 1:19-24, “I saw none of the other apostles — only James, the Lord’s brother. 20  I assure you before God that ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Pilgrimage is planned on Jan. 22 to the St. Paul Cathedral and Capitol On Jan. 22 the 46th anniversary of Roe v Wade will be commemorated as a day of prayer and witness to the sanctity of all human life. Bishop John LeVoir has granted a partial indulgence to all who attend the Cathedral ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

Catholic Daughters to meet Monday The Catholic Daughters of Americas will meet Monday in Carlin Hall following the 5:30 pm. Mass. A light lunch will be served followed by the business meeting. Holy Redeemer fundraiser starts today The Catholic Schools Raffle returns this winter to Holy ...

I believe these things are true

I have worked during the Advent season to avoid writing my weekly column about politics. Instead, I have tried to devote myself to focusing on Christianity, given the whole season exists due to the birth of Jesus. On my radio show, I occasionally branch off from the daily news and politics into ...

Local/National Faith Briefs

GriefShare: Surviving the Death of a Spouse is Jan. 7 Loss of a Spouse seminar is at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7, at the Holy Redeemer gathering area. The seminar is a helpful, nondenominational, encouraging evening. At a Loss of a Spouse event you will learn what to expect in the weeks and months ...

Women in clergy becoming a growing trend across the US

WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) — Cristy Schoob is grateful and blessed, maybe even a bit lucky, she got the message when she did. At the end of her sophomore year, she handed her yearbook to her pastor and asked him to sign it. He did so and left a note that set up the rest of her life: “What a ...

Breakfast with Santa is Saturday at Cornerstone Church

Breakfast with Santa is Saturday at Cornerstone Church, 202 N. 4th St., Marshall. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and Santa arrives at 10 a.m. Program will conclude by 10:30 a.m. for photos to begin. This is a free event for all children ages zero to fourth-grade.

Jesus Cares Ministries invites public to Christmas service Thursday

The community is invited to hear about the birth of Jesus Christ as the participants of Jesus Cares Ministry Bible class present The Nativity Christmas service at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 208 W. Marshall St. in Marshall. The church is fully accessible. After the ...