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First Lutheran Church
April 24, 2017
Euphonium Recital to benefit new Casavant organ
BEMIDJI -- First Lutheran Church of Bemidji will feature a noontime recital on Tuesday, April 25, in the sanctuary. The recital will feature Robert Madeson on euphonium, collaborating with Sarah Carlson on piano and the Headwaters Brass Quartet featuring Kyle Riess and Scott Guidry...
April 24, 2017 - 4:15pm
April 15, 2017
Playing its last tune: First Lutheran says goodbye to ageing organ as it undergoes revitalization project
BEMIDJI -- Seventy-six years ago, and more than 1,000 miles from Bemidji, a pipe organ rolled off an assembly line in Hagerstown, Md. That organ...
April 15, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 19, 2017
First Lutheran Church awards grants
First Lutheran Church of Bemidji's endowment fund has reached its goal of $100,000 and has given out its first round of grants to the community....
March 19, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 13, 2015
American Swedish Institute hosts 40th Annual Sankta Lucia Festival
The American Swedish Institute hosted the 40th Annual Sankta Lucia Festival at 6 a.m. Sunday at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji. Anna Eriksson,...
December 13, 2015 - 10:35am
November 4, 2015
Preparations for lutefisk and meatball dinner
Dianne Sizer (left) and Paula Welte prepare meatballs for the lutefisk and meatball dinner at First Lutheran Church in Bemidji. The event is...
November 4, 2015 - 7:23pm
February 15, 2015
To play in Paris: Bemidji organist to perform this summer at Notre Dame Cathedral
BEMIDJI -- Much like the lyrics, "When you wish upon a star, your dreams come true," Sarah Carlson has wished and set her goals as a musician...
February 15, 2015 - 12:42am
December 5, 2014
Baumgartner selected as annual Sankta Lucia
BEMIDJI -- Claire Baumgartner, daughter of John and Wanda Baumgartner, has been selected as this year’s Sankta Lucia. Baumgartner’s Swedish...
December 5, 2014 - 6:07pm
March 3, 2014
EXPRESSIONS: Four hands, one sound: Concert with four hand piano set for First Lutheran
BEMIDJI -- Maybe it was an anxious or anticipatory suitor who discovered the fun behind two people playing the keyboard at the same time. Or maybe it was a composer who wanted to bring a fuller interpretation of a piece to the audience, for it requires two people...
March 3, 2014 - 11:29am
December 13, 2013
Sankta Lucia 2013 at First Lutheran Church
The 38th annual Sankta Lucia Fest was hosted by the American Swedish Institute of Bemidji early Friday morning at First Lutheran Church. Shown...
December 13, 2013 - 7:03pm
December 20, 2012
First Lutheran Church Junior Choir performs in concert
First Lutheran Church’s Junior Choir (kindergarten through fifth grade) performed the Christmas program, “The Symbols of Christmas,” on...
December 20, 2012 - 10:27pm
September 18, 2012
Finding a new home: Couple feels ‘embraced’ within congregation
BEMIDJI – Kendra Olson was true to her word. Olson, who came out last year as transgendered and began living her life as a woman, had promised...
September 18, 2012 - 1:21am