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First Lutheran Church

November 13, 2017
First Lutheran Church Music Minister Sarah Carlson, right, plays the church's new organ during practice Thursday night, ahead of the dedication concert on Sunday to commemorate the arrival of the instrument. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Honoring the music: First Lutheran Church unveils new pipe organ
November 13, 2017 - 8:18pm
Darla Brown helps her daughter, Sabrina Jackson, 1, eat a spoonful of stuffing Thursday during the annual Thanksgiving community meal at Calvary Lutheran Church in 2016. (Pioneer file photo)
First Lutheran to host annual Thanksgiving meal
November 13, 2017 - 7:43pm
November 2, 2017
Choir members practiced Thursday evening in the First Lutheran Church sanctuary ahead of the dedication concert on Sunday, Nov. 5, which is planned to mark the arrival of the church's new pipe organ. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Practicing their pipes for new pipe organ
November 2, 2017 - 6:47pm
September 8, 2017
Members of the First Lutheran Gospel Group include Dawn Nelson, Lori Gelen, Karen Peterson, barb Horn, George liapis and lisa graefe on vocals. Percussion includes Bob Zarrett, tambourine, Kathy Faver, cowbell, Claire Carlson, cajon. Ron Lyman will be on harmonica, Bob Madeson on euphonium, sarah carlson on keyboard, and Vickie wangberg on guitar. Submitted photo.
Gospel singers to perform Sunday
September 8, 2017 - 8:30am
August 24, 2017
Final church musicians recital Aug. 30 in Bemidji
August 24, 2017 - 5:10am
August 6, 2017
First Lutheran, UBS hold blood drive
August 6, 2017 - 9:24am
April 24, 2017
Euphonium Recital to benefit new Casavant organ
April 24, 2017 - 4:15pm
April 15, 2017
Pastor Corey Fuhrman explains benefits that the new Casavant organ will provide to the sanctuary at First Lutheran Church. The organ will be one of several updates within the sanctuary revitalization plan at the church. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Playing its last tune: First Lutheran says goodbye to ageing organ as it undergoes revitalization project
April 15, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 19, 2017
Pictured are Pastor Steve Peterson, Pathways Bible Camp and Beth DeKrey of First Lutheran Church. Submitted photo.
First Lutheran Church awards grants
March 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 13, 2015
The American Swedish Institute hosted the 40th Annual Sankta Lucia Fest at 6 a.m. Sunday at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
American Swedish Institute hosts 40th Annual Sankta Lucia Festival
December 13, 2015 - 10:35am
November 4, 2015
Preparations for lutefisk and meatball dinner
November 4, 2015 - 7:23pm
February 15, 2015
Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Sarah Carlson, director of music ministry at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji, will play organ at the world famous Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on June 28.
To play in Paris: Bemidji organist to perform this summer at Notre Dame Cathedral
February 15, 2015 - 12:42am
December 5, 2014
Claire Baumgartner
Baumgartner selected as annual Sankta Lucia
December 5, 2014 - 6:07pm
March 3, 2014
EXPRESSIONS: Four hands, one sound: Concert with four hand piano set for First Lutheran
March 3, 2014 - 11:29am
December 13, 2013
The 38th annual Sankta Lucia Fest was hosted by the American Swedish Institute of Bemidji early Friday morning at First Lutheran Church. Shown from left are senior attendant Chloe Lundberg, 2013 Sankta Lucia Julia Armstrong and junior attendant Paige Kahoun.
Sankta Lucia 2013 at First Lutheran Church
December 13, 2013 - 7:03pm