Church Briefs - Sept. 17-23, 2006
Linnea Good performs at Duluth Congregational Linnea Good and Good Company, from the United Church of Canada, will perform Thursday at 7 p.m. at Duluth Congregational Church, 3833 E. Superior St. Adults are $12 and youth and children are $8. For ...
Linnea Good performs at Duluth Congregational
Linnea Good and Good Company, from the United Church of Canada, will perform Thursday at 7 p.m. at Duluth Congregational Church, 3833 E. Superior St. Adults are $12 and youth and children are $8. For details, call 525-1911.
St. James Parish shows off renovations
After three years of construction and remodeling, St. James Parish and School is ready to show off its renovated facilities. From 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 17, the church and school will be hosting an open house. The public is welcome to take self-guided tours.
St. Raphael's hosts used book sale
St. Teresa's Circle, part of St. Raphael's Catholic Church, is sponsoring its annual fall used book sale on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (and again after the 5 p.m. mass) and on Sunday, Sept. 17, before and after the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. masses. Besides the books, the sale also boasts puzzles, CDs and movies. The church is located at 5779 Seville Rd. For details, call 729-7537.
Money group meets at Eastridge
Discovering God's Way of Handling Money will meet at Eastridge Community Church, 3727 W. Arrowhead Rd., at 6 p.m. on Wednesdays through Nov. 15. The group teaches biblical principles for managing money. For details, call 722-1545.
Hillside United Methodist to host dinner
A Swedish meatball dinner will be held on Thursday from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Hillside United Methodist Church, on 1801 Piedmont Ave. Along with the meatballs, mashed potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, relishes and apple crisp will be served. For details, call 727-4257.
CROP Walk aims to help stop hunger by raising money
A regional Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty (CROP) Walk will be held Sunday, Sept. 17, to raise funds to help stop hunger in the world. The walk will take place on Lakewalk at 2 p.m., with registration beginning at 1:30 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, 1100 E. Superior St. For details, call 723-6446.
Seminar informs about chemical dependency
"The Elephant in the Sanctuary," a one-day seminar that seeks to inform church leaders of the problems caused by drug and alcohol use, will be held Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Best Western Edgewater, 2400 London Rd. Cost is $35 ($25 for members of its sponsor, the North Land Association of Evangelicals). For details, call 722-1545.
Alpha program hosts fall kick-off celebration dinner
The Alpha program, an opportunity to explore the questions of life, will host a fall kick-off celebration dinner Monday at 6 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Hermantown, 5454 Miller Trunk Hwy. Call 729-9054 to RSVP.
Concordia Lutheran hosts annual chicken barbecue
Concordia Lutheran will be hosting its annual chicken barbecue Sunday, Sept. 17, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tickets were sold in advance.
Our Redeemer's Free begins purpose-driven life emphasis
Our Redeemer's Free Lutheran, 2125 Missouri Ave. in Superior, is launching a 40-day emphasis on a purpose-driven life Sunday, Sept. 17, during its 10:30 a.m. praise and worship.
Song fest to feature the Sistas
The New Beginnings Song Fest at First Presbyterian Church, 300 E. Second St., will feature the Sistas. It will be held Sunday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m.
New member classes held at Salem Lutheran
On Sundays through Oct. 22, new member classes will be held at Salem Lutheran Church, 4715 Hermantown Rd. The classses will be held with Pastor Cheryl Fleckenstein in her office at 11:30 a.m.
'Peaceful Warrior' screened at Interfaith
"Peaceful Warrior," based on Dan Millman's 1981 novel "Way of the Peaceful Warrior," will be screened Friday and Saturday, Sept. 23, at 7:30 p.m. at Lake Superior Interfaith Community Church, 1414 E. Ninth St. Cost is $10. For details, call 724-4995.
Pike Lake Church hosts rummage and bake sale
Pike Lake Church, 5611 Martin Rd., will host a rummage and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23. For details, call 729-8445.
'The Wizard of Oz' ends at United Presbyterian
The last production of "The Wizard of Oz" by the Port Town Part-Time Players at Superior's United Presbyterian Church, 229 N. 28th St., will be staged at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17. Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors/students, $6 for children under 12 and free for children under 3. For details, call 392-4751.