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Religion Briefs

Grace Lutheran Church sets fall schedule

Grace Lutheran Church, 211 S. Ninth St., has announced the fall schedule. Oct. 27: Reformation worship at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., and cross-generational event at 9:30 a.m. The theme is “Don’t be Afraid.” Oct. 27: Trunk or Treat in our parking lot from 5 to 6:30 p.m. All are ...

Good Shepherd to have Trunk or Treat

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1436 21st Ave. N., will hold Trunk or Treat Sunday on Oct. 27. There will be a pumpkin carving contest from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Participants must bring their own pumpkins and carving supplies. The actual Trunk or Treat version of trick or treating will be from 5 ...

Polka Worship Service in Pocahontas

POAHONTAS — Hope United Methodist Church, 306 Second Ave. NW, Pocahontas, will hold a Polka Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 27.

Soup Cook-Off set for Sunday

The youth of Trinity United Methodist Church are sponsoring a Soup Cook-Off from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, 828 N. 25th St. This is a fundraiser for the youth to raise money for their trip to Kentucky next summer to tour the life-size Ark and the Creation Museum. This event is open ...

Second Sunday Supper set in Lehigh

LEHIGH — The Lehigh Methodist Church will hold its Second Sunday Supper from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. The menu includes pulled pork sandwiches, cole slaw, beans, chips, dessert and a drink. Carryout suppers will be available. Freewill donations will be accepted.

Epworth to hold luncheon and fall bazaar

The Women of Epworth United Methodist Church will hold a salad luncheon and fall bazaar today in the Fellowship Hall at 2025 11th Ave. S. The bazaar will begin at 10 a.m. and lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be different kinds of salads along with a lettuce salad and all ...

Fall supper/bazaar at McGuire Bend United Brethren Church

DAYTON — The McGuire Bend United Brethren Church, 3138 McGuire Bend Road in rural Dayton, will hold their annual fall supper and bazaar on Saturday. Serving will be from 5 to 7 p.m. with homemade chili, vegetable beef soup, beefburgers and pie all for a freewill offering. Auction will begin ...

Benefit supper planned in Callender

CALLENDER — Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, Callender, is holding its 11th annual hand-breaded pork tenderloin supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m Oct. 19, with proceeds going to Jerry Kruse for medical expenses. The meal includes a tenderloin sandwich, potato salad, baked beans, chips, and dessert ...

First Church of the Nazarene to celebrate pastor’s service

The Rev. Gary Snook, pastor of First Church of the Nazarene, 1250 N. 24th St., will mark 30 years in the ministry. He graduated from MidAmerican University, then received a master’s degree from the Nazarene Theological Seminary. He pastored his first church in Atlantic before moving to Fort ...

First United Methodist to host bake sale; proceeds will support missions

First United Methodist Church will hold its fall rummage/bake sale for missions on Oct. 10-12. The entire church basement will be filled with furniture, linens, toys, kitchen appliances, household goods, clothes, and much more. The church is located at the corner of First Avenue North ...

Barnum church to mark 10 years Sunday

BARNUM — By The Grace Of God Church, Barnum, is celebrating its 10th anniversary Sunday. There will be a special worship service at 9:30 a.m. Sunday featuring speaker Adelia Griffel. There will be an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday with refreshments and music by Clint Riedel, of Barnum.

Animal Blessing set for Oct. 6

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and Grace Lutheran Church are holding an Animal Blessing at 2 p.m. Oct. 6 in the parking lot at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1007 First Ave. S. Bring your furry or feathered friends on their leashes or in their cages and a lawn chair for yourself to have your ...

Holy Trinity Parish Spaghetti Dinner Oct. 6

Holy Trinity Parish annual Spaghetti Dinner is 4:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 6 at Corpus Christi Center, 405 N. Eighth St. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 years and under. Tickets are only available at the door. Carryouts will be available.

By The Grace of God Church to celebrate 10th anniversary Sept. 29

BARNUM — By The Grace of God Church, Barnum, will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Sept. 29. There will be a special service at 9:30 a.m. with guest speaker Adelia Griffel, age 97. There will be an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. with refreshments served and music by local artist Clint Riedel, ...

Immanuel Lutheran Church to hold event about palliative and hospice care

ROCKWELL CITY — Immanuel Lutheran Church 3010 270th Street, Rockwell City, Iowa will hold a workshop that explains the differences between Palliative Care and Hospice Care beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Oct. 3. Speakers will be Ann Doolittle and Joyce Bianchi from UnityPoint Health — Trinity ...

Faith UMC turkey dinner Wednesday

HUMBOLDT — Faith United Methodist Church, 107 Fourth St. N., Humboldt, is holding its annual turkey dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in Morehouse Hall for dining in and carry out from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. There will be two carry out lines for quicker service. The menu will include turkey, ...

Swedish meatball supper on Wednesday

CALLENDER — The Women of the Word at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Callender are hosting their annual Swedish meatball supper from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Sept. 18. The menu includes Swedish meatballs, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, coleslaw, dinner roll, and pie. The price for fifth ...

Catholic Daughters of the Americas to meet Thursday

Catholic Daughters of the Americas monthly meeting is 6 p.m. Thursday at the Corpus Christi Center, 405 N. Eighth St. There will be Mass, a meal, court meeting and speaker Maggie Lennon, National CDA second place music winner. To make dinner reservations, call Betty Kelly at 573-2512 before ...

Registration is open for Financial Peace University at St. Edmond

Brian and Marie McLoughlin will facilitate Financial Peace University’s nine-week course in personal financial management. The course begins Sept. 23 and will run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Mondays at St. Edmond Catholic School, 501 N. 22nd St. Call Holy Trinity Parish at 515-955-6077 to ...