Religion Briefs

Make reservations for The Filling Station

The United Methodist Church will host The Filling Station at 5 p.m. on Monday at the church, 127 N. 10th St. The meal will be served from 5 to 6 p.m. with a contemporary service at 6:15 p.m. Cost is $5 per person or $15 per family. Reservation only, call 576-7586.

Paton UMC ham ball dinner is Nov. 5

PATON — The United Methodist Church ham ball dinner will be held from 11:30 am. to 1 p.m. on Nov. 5 at the church in Paton. The menu will include ham balls, baked potato, green beans, homemade rolls, salad bar, pie and a drink. Cost is $8 for 11 years-old to adult and $4 for 10 years old and ...

Otho UMC annual pork loin dinner

OTHO — The Otho United Methodist Church will hold its annual pork loin dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 4 in the church basement. The menu will include pork loin, mashed potatoes with gravy, green beans, baked beans, cole slaw, rolls, pies and drink. Cost is $8 for adults, $ for children ...

Rummage/bake sale Thursday and Friday

Trinity United Methodist Church will host a rummage/bake sale from 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday at the church, 838 N. 25th St.

SALT youth group will meet on Wednesday

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet at 1:30 p.m. on 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 ...

Lehigh UMC soup supper Nov. 5

LEHIGH — The Lehigh United Methodist Church will hold a soup supper from 5 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 5 at the church. The menu will include chili, chicken and noodle soup and cheddar broccoli soup. The cost is a freewill donation. Carryouts are available, but please bring your own container, as there ...

Trunk or Treat at Grace Lutheran Sunday

Grace Lutheran Church will hold its first Trunk or Treat from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday at the church parking lot, 211 S. Ninth St. Children are invited to come in costume. Parents, please bring your children for candy and cookie decorating. This fun event is free and open to the public.

Fall bazaar is today

DUNCOMBE — The Washington Lutheran Church will hold its fall bazaar from 9 to 11:30 a.m. today at the church in Duncombe. There will be a bake sale, craft items, second-hand store, quilts of all sizes, holiday section, good used clothing, freewill coffee with roll, door prizes and great ...

Church Women to meet Friday

Church Women United will meet at 1:30 p.m. in Nov. 3 at the First Presbyterian Church, 1111 Fifth Ave. N. This is World Community Day with the theme “Kindling New Fires for Peace.” Members are asked to bring macaroni and cheese for Operation Christmas.

Interview with man who infiltrated KKK

An exclusive filmed interview with musician and author Daryl Davis will be screened at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. “I wanted to question those people who wanted to hurt me, or hang me,” Davis says. “I needed to get direct answers about why they could hate me when they ...

SALT youth group is Wednesday

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet at 3:30 p.m. on 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 ...

CDA annual Swiss steak dinner Oct. 28

Catholic Daughters of the Americas, Our Lady of Good Counsel Court #216, Holy Trinity Parish will hold its annual Swiss steak dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 28 at the Corpus Christi Center, 402 N. Eighth St. Tickets will be sold in advance only, not at the door. Tickets may be purchased with ...

Annual Norwegian Supper set for Nov. 10

BADGER — The Badger Lutheran Church will hold its annual Norwegian Supper from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Nov. 10 at the church. The menu includes: lutefisk, boiled potatoes and melted butter, meatballs and gravy, green beans, cranberries, flat bread, brown bread, potato lefse, gumma, fruit soup, ...

Fort Dodge Choral Society opens season

A concert featuring 500 years of choral tradition opens Fort Dodge Choral Society’s celebration of its 50th Anniversary season. The group, under the direction of Bruce Perry, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Webster City, and at 3 p.m. Oct. ...

Confidence Builders Shared at Lifetree

Practical solutions for building self-confidence will be shard at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe Participants in this program, titled “The 60-Minute Guide to Greater Confidence,” will discover how to boost their confidence and gain more personal success. They’ll also see ...

SALT is Wednesday

The First United Methodist Church youth group SALT for middle-school youths will meet at 3:30 p.m. on 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 ...

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.

Salad luncheon and bazaar Tuesday

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church will hold a salad luncheon and bazaar from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 1023 S. 27th St. Cost of the luncheon is $8. Crafts, quilts, rugs.

Aglow International to meet Oct. 21

Aglow International will host Elaine Johnston, a retired chaplain with a master’s degree in Christian counseling at 10 a.m. on Oct. 21 at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave.. She is experienced in many settings from hospitals, hospice, substance abuse, mental health, and care ...

Lost Island Soup and Pie Supper is Oct. 22

GRAETTINGER — The Lost Island Lutheran Church will hold a Soup and Pie Supper from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 22 at the church in Graettinger. The menu will include chili, chicken noodle and vegetable beef soups with homemade bread and pie. Cost is a freewill donation, gluten free items will be ...