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Church Briefs: Feb. 9-16

'Hymnody as Ecumenical Bridge', Wednesday, Feb. 13 The Rev. Jan Michael Joncas will give the speech "Hymnody as Ecumenical Bridge" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Scholastica's Somers Lounge. Hymnody refers to the singing of hymns. Senior adult fellow...

'Hymnody as Ecumenical Bridge', Wednesday, Feb. 13

The Rev. Jan Michael Joncas will give the speech "Hymnody as Ecumenical Bridge" at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Scholastica's Somers Lounge. Hymnody refers to the singing of hymns.

Senior adult fellowship/Bible study, Thursday, Feb. 14 and Friday, Feb. 15

The senior adult fellowship of the Bayside Baptist Church in Superior will meet at 11 a.m. Friday for a potluck lunch. Deborah Anderson, weekend anchor for WDIO, will be the guest speaker. A free-will offering will be taken.

The church will also begin a video Bible study at 9:15 a.m. Thursday. Child care will be available. For more on these events, call (715) 394-6002.

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Pastor Peter Strommen to speak, Sunday, Feb. 10 and Wednesday, Feb. 13

Pastor Peter Strommen, bishop of Northeast Minnesota Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, will speak at a First Lutheran Church adult forum at 9:45 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10.

Bill Beckstrand, First Lutheran director of music ministries and theologian, will present, as part of the church's Lent series, at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

At 5:30 p.m. there will be a service and at 6:15 p.m. there will be a Lenten agape meal.

Women's and men's Bible study, Saturday, Feb. 9 and Monday, Feb. 11

The Salem Lutheran Church in Hermantown women's Bible study group will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday for the topic "My Changing Children."

The men's Bible study will meet from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.

'Prayer & Poetry', Saturday, Feb. 16

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The McCabe Renewal Center will have its retreat "Prayer & Poetry" from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16.

This event uses poetry as a tool for personal and spiritual growth. Cost is $55, which includes a light lunch.

Introduction to Alpha, Sunday, Feb. 10

Alpha, a 10-week program that will explore the validity and relevance of the Christian faith to life today, will have its introduction banquet from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Grace Lutheran Church in Hermantown.

The first session will be at the same time Sunday, Feb. 17. For more, call 729-5964.

CHUM worship service and education classes, Sunday, Feb. 10

CHUM will have a worship service and Christian education classes beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, at Peace United Church of Christ.

Make birch bark baskets/Eucharist, Sunday, Feb. 10

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Barry Skye will show how to make birch bark baskets beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 10 at St. Enmegahbowh's Church. Materials will be provided.

The church will have its Holy Eucharist, with a purification service, beginning at 5 p.m. the same day. A feast will follow.

'The I-Ams of Jesus', Wednesday, Feb. 13

Our Redeemer's Free Lutheran Church in Superior will have the Lenten program "The I-Ams of Jesus" at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

'Dietrich Bonhoeffer', Wednesday, Feb. 13

The film "Dietrich Bonhoeffer" will be shown at the Faith Lutheran Church at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. A soup supper will begin at 5:30 p.m. For the next four following Wednesdays, there will be a discussion on the film.

HEART at Wal-Mart, Saturday, Feb. 9

The Hermantown Community Church group His Earthly Angels Reflecting Truth will be at the Hermantown Wal-Mart from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9.

They will be collecting donations from products purchased through Wal-Mart for the Safe Haven Shelter for battered women.

American Guild of Organists, Wednesday, Feb. 13

The American Guild of Organists - Arrowhead Chapter, will have a Lenten organ offering from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. Wednesday at St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Neighborhood breakfast, Saturday, Feb. 9

The Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity will host a neighborhood breakfast from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9

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