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Religion Briefs

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 ...

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.

Otho United Methodist Church soup supper Jan. 25

OTHO — Otho United Methodist Church will holding its annual soup supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 25 at the church. Chili, chicken noodle, vegetable beef, cheesy potato soups, relish, bars and drink will be served for a freewill offering. The event was rescheduled due to winter weather.

Aglow to meet on Jan. 18

Aglow International of Fort Dodge and Surrounding Area will meet at 10 a.m. Jan. 18 at the Fort Dodge Public Library, 424 Central Ave. Elaine Johnston will present a program “Beginning the New Year with your cup overflowing.” Admission is free.

Otho United Methodist Church soup supper is Jan. 25 (updated)

NOTE: This was rescheduled from Jan. 18 to Jan. 25 due to weather. OTHO — Otho United Methodist Church will holding its annual soup supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 25 at the church. Chili, chicken noodle, vegetable beef, cheesy potato soups, relish, bars and drink will be served for a ...

‘Light the World’ video to be shown

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1426 N. 32nd St., will show the video “Light the World” about the birth of Jesus Christ, on Wednesday. The event will begin at 7 p.m. After the 20-minute video, hot chocolate and Christmas cookies will be served. Free family portraits will ...

The Pointe Church offers outreach event

The Pointe Church, 1402 Ninth Ave. N., is hosting Power Prayer and Discipleship Healing room from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday nights at the church. This non-denominational, community outreach event will be held each week. Everyone is welcome for a time of fellowship, encouragement, discussion and ...

Christmas Music Extravaganza at FUMC

First United Methodist Church, 127 N. 10th St., will hold a Christmas Music Extravaganza at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday. The program will include the middle school band group, elementary school choir, Wesley Ringers Bell Choir, middle school choir, chancel choir, organist Mark McClellan and a trombone ...

St. Mark’s holds Advent services

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1007 First Ave. S., will again celebrate the Advent season with the inclusion of special music at each of the four Sundays of Advent leading to Christmas. Each Sunday, congregational singing will be led by several of the St. Mark’s cantors including Denise ...

Lopes and Friends concert is Sunday

Will Lopes and Friends concert “Let Your Light Shine” is 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Prairie Lakes Church, 200 Ave. O. Freewill offerings will be accepted.

First Congregational to hold cookie sale

First Congregational United Church of Christ annual Christmas cookie and bake sale, “Cookies and More,” is 9 a.m. to noon today at the church, 1611 Williams Drive. The sale will include large containers of cookies plus other Christmas goodies and crafts.