Religion Briefs

Lifetree topic: Pursuing a Satisfying Life

How to experience a full and satisfying life, even in the midst of sickness, will be explored at Lifetree Cafe on Tuesday, April 17th at noon and 7pm. The program, titled “How to Live Before You Die: Embracing Life to the Fullest,” features a filmed interview with Sasha Vukelja, who as a ...

Divine Mercy Service at Corpus Christi

Holy Trinity Catholic Parish of Webster County will celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday this Sunday, the week after Easter Sunday, with a special prayer service starting at 2:30 p.m. at Corpus Christi Church, 403 N. Eighth St. Reflection on Divine Mercy will be presented by Father Patrick Behm. ...

First Covenant’s Got Talent is April 14

First Covenant Church, 201 Ave. H, just north of Iowa Central Community College on Highway 169, will host First Covenant’s Got Talent at 7 p.m. April 14. This event will feature skits, instrumental ensembles, vocal solos, duets, trios, the First Covenant Praise Team and instrumentalists, the ...

Community Manna Meal is April 14

First United Methodist Church will hold their next Manna Meal at 5 p.m. on April 14 at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Food provided by First Presbyterian Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Catholic Daughters to meet Thursday

Catholic Daughters Court 216 will meet 6 p.m. on Thursday at Corpus Christi Parish Center. There will be a Mass, dinner, annual style show, membership drive and nomination of officers. Contact Betty Kelly by noon on Tuesday to make dinner reservations.

Lifetree topic is immigration

Lifetree Cafe at Cana, 18 S. Third St., will hold its “In the News” program at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday. The topic this week will be on immigration issues. Refreshments will be served. There is no charge. For questions, called 515-302-8036.

Cowboy Church rescheduled

HUMBOLDT — The Cowboy Church worship originally scheduled for March 31 has been rescheduled for April 7. It will be held at 5 p.m. at the Humboldt Center of Faith United Methodist Church in Humboldt.

Palm Sunday buffet at Christ Lutheran

Christ Lutheran Church, 2220 10th Ave N., will host its Palm Sunday potato bake buffet from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $7 per adult and $3 for children 12 years and younger. The buffet includes a choice of toppings, dessert, and drink.

Lifetree topic is ’Dangerous Food’

The possible dangers of some foods on supermarket shelves will be discussed at noon and 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program, titled “Dangerous Food: Is Your Supermarket Killing You?” features a filmed interview with Joel Salatin, author of Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal: War ...

Abelskiver breakfast held in Humboldt

HUMBOLDT — Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church will hold its abelskiver breakfast from 10 to 11 a.m. Sunday at the church. The cost is $8 for adults, $4 for kids 10 and under. The menu includes abelskivers (Danish pancake balls), syrup, apple cider syrup, sausages and drinks. The funds raised ...

Fried chicken dinner March 25 at Stratford Methodist Church

STRATFORD — The Stratford Methodist Church will hold a fried chicken dinner from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 25 at the church in Stratford. The menu includes fried chicken, real mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable, salad bar, homemade rye bread, dessert and a drink. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 ...

Community Manna Meal is March 24

First United Methodist Church will hold their next Manna Meal at 5 p.m. on March 24 at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Food provided by Epworth United Methodist Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

The afterlife for pets discussed at Lifetree Cafe

Where pets will go after they pass away will be examined at noon and 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program, titled “Do Good Dogs Go to Heaven? Questions About Animals and the Afterlife,” features a filmed interview with Dr. Kathleen Cooney, a veterinarian and founder of Home to ...

The art of problem solving examined at Lifetree Cafe

Different approaches to problem solving will be explored at noon and 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program, titled “You’ve Got a Problem! Your One-Hour Guide to Making Better Decisions,” features an exclusive film showing four strangers struggling to emerge from an escape room. ...

Community Manna Meal is March 10

First United Methodist Church will hold their next Manna Meal at 5 p.m. on March 10 at the church, 127 N. 10th St. Food provided by New Covenant Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Adoption stories discussed at Lifetree Cafe

Difficult adoption decisions and the search for birth parents will be discussed at noon and 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program, titled “Finding the Family I Never Knew,” features filmed interviews with two women, one who searched for and connected with her birth mother and one ...

Baked potato bar at Epworth Feb. 25

The Epworth United Methodist Women will host a baked potato bar at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 25 at the Epworth United Methodist Church, 2025 11th Ave. S. Each potato will cost $5 and drinks will be provided. The luncheon is open to the public. Call 573-4415 for additional information.

Fried chicken dinner Feb. 25 at Stratford United Methodist Church

STRATFORD – The Stratford United Methodist Church will hold a fried chicken dinner from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 25 at the church in Stratford. The menu includes fried chicken, real mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable, salad bar, homemade rye bread, dessert and a drink. Cost is $10 for ...