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Religion Briefs

Lutheran Women’s Missionary League fall rally set for Sept. 26

The Fort Dodge Zone Lutheran Women’s Missionary League will hold its fall rally at 9 a.m. Sept. 26 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1023 S. 27th St. The hosts include Prince of Peace and Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. A Bible study will be presented by Rev. Kendall Meyer from St. Paul ...

Bishop Nickless to help lead novena

On Aug. 10, a derecho storm blew through the state of Iowa damaging 14 million acres of cropland, representing over 50 percent of all of Iowa’s cropland, and destroying farm buildings, silos and rural communities. The town of Cedar Rapids was also devastated. One of the themes Saint Paul ...

Immanuel Lutheran Church steak sandwich supper Sept. 13

ROCKWELL CITY — The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League of Immanuel Lutheran Church will serve its annual steak sandwich supper from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sept. 13 at the church five miles east of Rockwell City on D36 (old Highway 20). The menu includes a ribeye steak sandwich or ...

Holy Trinity Parish offers class for men

That Man is You is an interactive men’s program combining the best research from science with the teachings of the Catholic Faith and the wisdom of the Saints to develop the vision of a man fully alive. Holy Trinity Parish begins That Man is You on Saturday, September 19th at 6:00 am at ...

Parking lot service is Sunday

Second Baptist Church will be hosting its service from the parking lot on Sunday. The service begins at 11 a.m. The Rev. Rob Johnson, executive minister, will deliver the sermon. All are welcome.

Diocese staffers get new roles

Two employees of the Diocese of Sioux City have new roles. Dawn Prosser is now the director of communication. She will continue as media director for The Lumen newspaper and social media platforms. Susan O’Brien is now the director of stewardship and development. She will continue to ...

LCMS VBS is Tuesday and Wednesday

The Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod of Fort Dodge is holding a walk-through vacation bible school at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1436 21st Ave. N., on Tuesday and Wednesday. Sign-up at www.goodshepherdfortdodge.org or on Facebook pages for Good Shepherd Fort Dodge or St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Corpus Christi to open for private prayer

Holy Trinity Parish will open Corpus Christi Church, 402 N. Eighth St., for private prayer twice a week as the first step in opening to the public. The prayer service will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning June 16 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Limited space will be open and COVID-19 ...

Zion Lutheran Church accepting grant applications

GOWRIE — The Zion Endowed Benevolence Team of Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie, is soliciting grant applications for 2020. The purpose of the Endowed Benevolence Program is to extend and enrich the kingdom of God by witnessing in word and deed to people in need both directly and through ...

Safety seminar for churches postponed

A Webster County Emergency Management safety seminar for county churches and faith-based organizations that was scheduled for March 28 has been postponed. For questions, call 515-573-1403 or email ema@webstercountyia.org.

Manson St. Thomas Catholic Church roast beef dinner is March 22

MANSON — Manson St. Thomas Catholic Church is holding a roast beef dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 22 in the parish hall. The menu is roast beef, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, salad, pie and beverage. Tickets are $13 per person with children age 5 years and under free. Proceeds ...

Mossman has been named director of Evangelical Mission

The Rev. Jim Mossman has been named director of Evangelical Mission for the Western Iowa Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Mossman’s new call is a partnership between the ELCA’s churchwide ministries and the Western Iowa Synod. He will work with congregations in the ...

Candyland Carnival at CCS March 7

Community Christian School, 2406 9 1/2 Ave S., will hold Candyland Carnival from 4 to 7 p.m. March 7. The event is a family-focused, carnival-style extravaganza utilizing virtually every room in the school building. Games, prizes, a bouncy house, face painting and treats will all be ...

Mallard Trinity Lutheran to hold soup dinner

MALLARD — Mallard Trinity Lutheran Church is holding a soup dinner from 11 a.m. to noon March 8. Chili, chicken noodle soup, lettuce sandwiches, brownies and ice cream will be served for a freewill donation. Donations will benefit the ladies local mission projects.

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry is Friday

The Knights of Columbus Lenten Fish Fry is 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Corpus Christi Center, 405 N. Eighth St. Dinners are $10 for fried or baked fish or shrimp and $11 for fish and shrimp combination dinner. The dinners include french fries or baked potato, cole slaw, fresh roll, ice ...

Women of Epworth UMC baked potato bar is Sunday

The Women of Epworth United Methodist Church are serving a baked potato bar at 11:30 a.m. Sunday at the church, 2025 11th Ave. S. The menu is a baked potato and an array of different toppings along with a beverage for a freewill offering. Carryouts will be available and the church is ...

‘Do You Believe In Miracles’ to be held Sunday and Monday

Holy Trinity Catholic Parish is sponsoring “Do You Believe In Miracles” with Tim Francis from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday and 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday in the St. Edmond High School auditorium, 501 N. 22nd St. From altar boy to party boy, from nondemoninational mega church back to the Roman Catholic ...

Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church pork lion dinner Feb. 23

CALLENDER — Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, Callender, is holding a grilled pork loin dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 23 at the church. The menu is grilled pork loin, potato salad, baked beans, bun, dessert and drink for a freewill offering. Carryouts will be available. Proceeds go toward ...

St. Mark’s Shrove Tuesday pancake supper is Feb. 25

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1007 First Ave. S., is holding a Shrove Tuesday pancake supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Feb. 25. The menu is all you can eat pancakes and sausage served with milk, juice and coffee. Tickets are $5 per person with children 10 years and under free. Takeouts will be available.

Faith Lutheran Church to hold soup lunch and bake sale Sunday

HARCOURT — Faith Lutheran Church, Harcourt, is holding a soup lunch and bake sale from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the church. The menu is homemade chicken noodle, vegetable beef, chili, relishes, beverage and dessert for a freewill offering.