Religion Briefs

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 ...

Aglow to meet today

Aglow of Fort Dodge & Surrounding Area will meet at 10 a.m. today at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. The program will be “I am in GREAT need! Where do I start?” Special refreshments will be served. Call Kelly at 576-2343 with any questions.

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 First Covenant Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Our Saviour’s roast beef dinner is Feb. 25

CALLENDER – Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church will hold its annual roast beef dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 25 at the church in Callender. Cost is a freewill donation, carry-outs will be available.

Purpose and divine intervention explored at Lifetree Cafe Tuesday

Questions about life’s purpose and divine intervention will be explored at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program — titled “Does God Have a Plan for You?”— features a filmed interview with Operation Baby Lift volunteer LeAnn Thieman. In the final days of the ...

Community Manna Meal location changed to St. Olaf

First United Methodist Church will hold their next Manna Meal at 5 p.m. today at the St. Olaf Lutheran Church, 239 N. 11th St. Food will be provided by First United Methodist Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

Shrove Tuesday pancake supper Tuesday

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1007 First Ave. S., will be having a Shrove Tuesday pancake supper on Feb. 13. It will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. All you can eat pancakes and sausage are available for a free will donation. There will also be milk, juice and coffee served. Take out will ...

Secrets of friendship considered at Lifetree Cafe

Keys to forming and maintaining lasting friendships will be explored at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe. The program, titled “Friends for Life: 10 buddies. 38 years. 1 week a year,” features the filmed story of a group of guys who have remained friends 38 years after ...

St. Paul to host soup and pie dinner on Sunday

PALMER — St. Paul Lutheran Church will host a soup and pie dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday at the church in Palmer. Cost is a freewill donation. The snow date for the dinner is 5 to 6:30 p.m. on Monday.

Community Manna Meal is Jan. 27

First United Methodist Church will hold their next Manna Meal at 5 p.m. on Jan. 27 at St. Olaf Lutheran Church, 239 N. 11th St. Food will be provided by Trinity Methodist Church. Bingo will be played following the meal.

The future considered at Lifetree Cafe

The trends that will affect how we live in the future will be explored at noon and 7 p.m. on Tuesday at Lifetree Cafe The program, titled “News From the Future: A Futurist Gives a Sneak Peek,” features a filmed interview with Thomas Frey, senior futurist at the DaVinci Institute. ...