Faith briefs, April 12
Two concerts at First Lutheran BEMIDJI--First Lutheran Church in Bemidji will hold two concerts this weekend. The first is at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13, and features the Concordia College bell choir, Tintinnabula, which will perform a free con...
Two concerts at First Lutheran
BEMIDJI-First Lutheran Church in Bemidji will hold two concerts this weekend.
The first is at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13, and features the Concordia College bell choir, Tintinnabula, which will perform a free concert in the sanctuary.
At 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 14, there will be a Bemidji Chamber Singers concert in the sanctuary. Directed by Dwight Jilek, they will be performing Bach's "Cantata" and "Jesu Meine Freude."
First Lutheran is located at 900 Bemidji Ave. N.
Our Savior's in Kelliher Holy Week services
KELLIHER-Our Savior's Lutheran Church, will hold Holy Week services at the following times:
Palm Sunday, April 14, at 10:45 a.m., Good Friday, April 19, at noon, and Easter Sunday, April 21 at 8 a.m. Savior's Lutheran Church is located at, 249 Main Street. For more information, call (218) 647-8606.
Zion Lutheran Church to hold Holy Week services
BLACKDUCK-Zion Lutheran Church will hold Holy Week services at the following times: Palm Sunday, April 14 at 8:30 a.m., Maundy Thursday, April 18, at 6 p.m., Good Friday April 19 at 6 p.m., and Easter Sunday, April 21 at 11 a.m. Zion Lutheran Church is located at, 217 Main Street. For more information, call (218) 835-4530.
Bemidji Men's Discipleship group set to meet
BEMIDJI-The Bemidji Men's Discipleship group meet each at 6:30 p.m. each Thursday, at the QFM Prayer Room, 206 Fifth St. NW, Suite 101.
Starting April 18 will be a five-week study of Sampson's life entitled "Fight" by pastor/author Craig Groesche.
Attendees can learn to identify weaknesses, discover God's grace and how to fight for what's right, a release said. Call now to reserve a study guide and a seat; contact Mike at (621) 770-9198 or John at (218) 760-3227.
Bemidji Baptist to hold 50 and Better bible study
BEMIDJI-Bemidji Baptist Church will host a bible study for anyone 50 years old and 'better', followed by a special meal from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m on Tuesday, April 16, at the church, 2130 Paul Bunyan Drive SE. For more information, call (218) 751-9311 or visit www.bemidjibaptist.com for details.
All Pro Dads to host Dad's Day Breakfast
BEMIDJI-The Bemidji Area All Pro Dads will host a Dad's Day Breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, in the social hall of St. Philip's Catholic Church, located at 702 Beltrami Ave. NW. This free event is open to all dads, uncles, grandfathers and their children, and will feature breakfast and a short activity. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Our Redeemer's sets Holy Week services
PUPOSKY-Our Redeemer's Lutheran Church will hold the following Holy Week services: Palm Sunday service at 10:30 a.m. on April 14, Pancake Supper 4 to 7 p.m. on April 14, Good Friday service at 7 p.m. on April 19, and Easter Sunday service at 10:30 a.m. on April 21. The church is located at 1214 Durand Drive NW, Puposky.
Bemidji Area Women's Luncheon planned
BEMIDJI-Area women are invited to the Christian Women's Luncheon at 1 p.m. on Monday, April 15, at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE.
Along with the meal, the program will feature Amy Nelson from Netzer's Floral who will share about succulents. Rita Weber from Sioux Falls, S.D., will speak on "A Trip to Remember." Cost of meal and program is $12. To make reservations, call Linda at (218) 444-4709 or Carolyn at (218) 751-4597. Walk-ins are also welcome.
Trinity Lutheran in Cass Lake Holy Week services
CASS LAKE-Trinity Lutheran Church (ELCA) will hold Holy Week services: 10:30 a.m. Palm Sunday services on April 14, 5 p.m. Maundy Thursday services on April 18, and 5 p.m. Food Friday services on April 19. There will be a continental breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 21, and worship with Holy Communion at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend. The church is located at 6810 U.S. Highway 2, Cass Lake.
Holy Week services at Laporte Trinity Lutheran
LAPORTE-Holy Week services at Trinity Lutheran of Laporte will be as follows:
April 18: Maundy Thursday service at 6:30 p.m. with Holy Communion.
April 19: Good Friday service at 6:30 p.m.
April 21: Easter Sunday Sunrise service at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast following. The second service will be held at 10 a.m.
Ministry of Caring conference April 25
BEMIDJI-The Ministry of Caring Caregivers conference will be held from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive S. The keynote speaker will be Steve Zvonar, Board Certified Health Coach and Chiropractic Doctor focused on Functional Medicine, presenting 'Engaging in the Power of Emotion to Live a Purposeful Life.'
During this day-long conference, Dr. Zvonar will lead an interactive program to explore the positive side of four key emotions: anger, sadness, fear and happiness.
Registration fees are: $90 before April 23 then price goes up to $100, $35 for Students. Fee includes snacks, lunch & full-day presentation designed to meet MN Board of Nursing Continuing Education requirements for 6.5 CEUs. To register, call Cheryl Yarnott at (218) 214-0805.
Wycliffe dinner banquet to be held April 27
BEMIDJI-The Bemidji community is invited to a Wycliffe Associates banquet at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 27, at the Hampton Inn, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive S.
Banquet guests will hear how God is working amid civil unrest, tribal wars, spiritual warfare and persecution against Christians to advance Bible translation faster than ever before, a release said. Wycliffe's initiative, Tablets for National Translators, is working to load tablets with Bible translation tools and other applications for those who live in high-risk areas. They anticipate that in 2019 more Bible translations will be launched in new languages than ever before. The organization has set a goal of placing 7,800 computer tablets, at a cost of $300 each, in the hands of translators to launch 600 new Bible translations this year.
Dinner reservations are required. Call (218) 467-3254 for complimentary tickets.