Church Briefs - Feb. 7, 2010
Financial workshop A free workshop for parents and their children ages 6 to 10 about money matters will be offered at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday at Concordia Lutheran Church, 2501 Woodland Ave. The workshop, presented by Nathan Caple from Thrivent Finan...
A free workshop for parents and their children ages 6 to 10 about money matters will be offered at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday at Concordia Lutheran Church, 2501 Woodland Ave. The workshop, presented by Nathan Caple from Thrivent Financial, will discuss values, influences, choices and responsible money habits. No products will be offered. Call 728-4229 to register.
Churches United in Ministry's annual meeting, now in its 37th year, will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2310 E. Fourth St. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Karen Smith Sellers of the Minnesota conference of the UCC.
Single Catholic women ages 18 to 45 interested in learning about a vocation to religious life are invited to a discernment retreat at St. Scholastica Monastery Feb. 12-14. The retreat will include informative sessions on discerning a call to religious life, the different kinds of religious communities and informal gatherings with the Sisters. There is no obligation or charge for the retreat (room and meals are provided), but registration is required by Feb. 10. Call 723-6646.
Sweets for Haiti
The Mayflower Guild of the Duluth Congregational Church, 3833 E. Superior St., is sponsoring a Valentine bake sale to take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, with the proceeds going to the earthquake victims.
Trinity Lutheran Church at 1108 E. Eighth St. will host a roast beef and pork dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children 11 and younger or a ticket for a family of four is $25. Eat in or take out available. Call 724-9369.
Organist Lynne Davis will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, at Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2310 E. Fourth St. Time TBA. Cost is $15 for adults, $8 for students and free for children younger than 12. Call 724-8503 or visit www.pilgrimduluth.org for particulars.
Say 'I love you' with spaghetti
Our Savior's, 4831 Grand Ave., will hold a family spaghetti dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13. Tickets are $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 5 to 12 and free for kids 4 and younger. Black Forest Cake for dessert. Call 624-3648 with questions.
Daughters of Abraham
Muslim, Jewish, and Christian women are invited to join one another from 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7 to share tea and conversation about how light is mentioned in their traditions, in sacred texts, and honored in their own personal spiritual practices. Feel free to bring poems, songs, art, or whatever inspires you on this topic. Contact Kathleen for details at (218) 310-1298 or email@example.com .
Why can't we all just get along?
The conference "Navigating Conflict in Faith Communities" will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Yellowjacket Union (on the UWS campus). It is open to members of synagogues, churches, mosques or any other type of faith families. Cost is $99 per person or $179 for up to three people from one organization; fee includes lunch and refreshments. Learn more at www.uwsuper.edu/faith .
The Exchange Covenant Church is a new church in town holding monthly preview services at Woodland Middle School, 201 Clover St. We meet this Sunday, February 7, 2010 at 9:30 a.m. for services. Come join us as we consider what it means to live, love and lead for the glory of Christ. Children's church and nursery are provided.
Teen choir performs
St. Matthews Lutheran Church in Esko will host the Minnesota Teen Challenge Choir will be performing during the 8 and 10:30 services on Feb. 7.
Get your garbage omelet here
The Knights of Columbus Council 7106 will hold its 27th annual Garbage Omelet Breakfast from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, in the Holy Assumption Church Hall, 5601 Tower Ave., Superior. Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for children age 12 and younger. Includes beverage, toast, hash browns and three-egg omelet filled with your choice of fixings.
Powered by pancakes
There will be an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday, Feb. 7, at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church, 325 E. Third St., Duluth. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children age 12 and younger.
Get your pasties
Holy Family Catholic Church, 2430 W. Third St., is taking orders through Friday, Feb. 12, for its pasty sale. Call 727-7164 or 786-0557 to order.
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