Religion Briefs

Divine Mercy Sunday at Corpus Christi

Divine Mercy Sunday will be honored beginning at 1 p.m., following the noon Hispanic Mass, Sunday at Corpus Christi Church, 408, N. Eighth St. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Divine Mercy prayer service will begin at 3 p.m. and will include meditations of ...

First United Methodist Sale for Missions is May 11-13

First United Methodist Church, at First Avenue North and 10th Street, will hold its spring rummage/bake sale for missions May 11-13. The 5,100-square-feet in the church basement will be filled with items, including furniture, linens, toys, kitchen appliances, household goods and clothes. - ...

Jive for Five! concert to benefit Manson food pantry

MANSON — St. Paul Lutheran Church will host Jive for Five! in concert at 1:30 p.m. on April 30 at the church in Manson. Admission to the concert is a donation for the Manson food pantry, no canned vegetables please. Refreshments and fellowship will follow the concert.

Class warfare considered at Lifetree Cafe

Societal class equality at home and abroad will be explored at Lifetree Cafe at noon and at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Cana, 18 S. Third St. The program, titled “Class Warfare: The Unending Struggle for Equality,” features filmed interviews with three people who have personally seen and ...

SALT is Wednesday at First UMC in FD

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet Wednesday at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Children will be picked up at the middle school after classes and parents must pick them up by 5 p.m. A snack is served along with a lesson and lots of games and fun ...

Concert set for April 30 at Algona First Presbyterian

ALGONA — “Christians, Celebrate and Sing!” is the title of the annual musical program that will be presented by the choir of the Algona First Presbyterian Church at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, in the church’s sanctuary. The church is located at 101 N. Main St. in Algona. “This ...

SALT is Wednesday at First UMC

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet Wednesday at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Children will be picked up at the middle school after classes and parents must pick them up by 5 p.m. A snack is served along with a lesson and lots of games and fun ...

The Filling Station is Wednesday

First United Methodist Church will host The Filling Station at 5 p.m. on Wednesday at the church, 127 N. 10th St. The meal will be from 5-6 p.m. with a contemporary service at 6:15 p.m. Cost is $5 per adult or $15 per family. Reservations are required, please call 576-7586.

Mana Meal is April 15

First United Methodist Church will hold their Mana Meal at 5 p.m. on April 15 at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Aglow to meet April 22

Aglow International of Fort Dodge and Surrounding Area will host Amy Heesch at 10 a.m. on April 22 at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. Heesch is a native of Fort Dodge and will share the journey she has currently found herself on; speaking about grabbing a hold of the “Word ...

Lutheran mission rally is April 22

The Fort Dodge zone Lutheran Women’s Missionary League will hold its Spring Rally at 9:30 a.m. on April 22, at St. Paul Lutheran Church. Registration and brunch begin at 8:30 a.m. The theme for the rally will be “Jesus Christ Above All”. A representative from Lutheran Family Service ...

Church Women United to meet

Church Women United will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Monday at Christ Lutheran Church, 2220 10th Ave. N. This meeting is the Bible study for May Fellowship Day.

‘Easter Experience’ at Northfield

Northfield Church of Christ will show “The Easter Experience” at 7 p.m. on Friday at the church located at 1633 N. 29th St. This is a unique opportunity to experience the feelings the followers of Jesus would have had as they tried to understand all that was taking place around them. While ...

SALT is Wednesday at First UMC

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet Wednesday at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Children will be picked up at the middle school after classes and parents must pick them up by 5 p.m. A snack is served along with a lesson and lots of games and fun ...

‘Walk With Jesus’ is Wednesday

St. Olaf Lutheran Church will present “Walk With Jesus” beginning at 5 p.m. on Wednesday with supper from 5 to 6 p.m. The walk will start at 5:30 p.m. with costumed actors telling of the events of Holy Week bring this most important story to life, as you travel from room to room. Everyone ...

Community Mana Meal is today

First United Methodist Church will hold their Mana Meal at 5 p.m. today at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Smiling to be explored at Lifetree

The infectious power of a smile will be discussed at Lifetree Cafe at noon and at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Cana, 18 S. Third St. The program, titled “Smile Awhile: An Hour of Happy,” explores the mental and physical benefits of smiling and features a screening of the short film The Honey and ...

St. John’s hosts bazzaar, bake sale

VINCENT — St. John’s Lutheran LWML (Colfax Township) will have a bazzar and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Vincent Community Hall. The Vincent Fire Department will be serving a pancake breakfast.

Epworth to serve chicken and noodles

Epworth United Methodist Church will hold its annual Chicken and Noodle Supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on April 8 at the church fellowship hall, 2025 11th Ave. S. The menu will include homemade chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, dessert and beverage. Tickets are $10 for ...

English Handbell Concert April 9

The King Ringers handbell ensemble will present an English handbell concert at 4 p.m. on April 9 at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1436 21st Ave. N.