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November 11, 2017
Bus crash injures eight Burnsville, Minn., teens headed to church retreat
CANNON FALLS, Minn. -- Freezing rain contributed to a bus rollover that injured eight Burnsville, Minn., students on their way to a church retreat...
November 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
November 10, 2017
Trinity Lutheran Church activities Trinity Lutheran Church, 1420 S. Sixth St., Brainerd, will have its annual fall boutique and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The fall boutique will feature You Betcha Corner, Granny's Pantry, Cabin Fever, Holiday Inspirations, Attic Treasures...
November 10, 2017 - 1:30pm
Clergy View: No limit to God's love for us
This week, I was traveling up to Pequot Lakes for a meeting, and it was a day that snow was covering every corner of the area.
November 10, 2017 - 12:30pm
November 6, 2017
A second deadly church shooting in America on Sunday
Manuel Garcia was waiting for his estranged wife and her new boyfriend when they came out of church in the Central California city of Fresno,...
November 6, 2017 - 2:48pm
November 3, 2017
Clergy View: A Time of National Thanksgiving
In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. Remember? Most of his sailors thought that they were going to fall off the edge of the world and die....
November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm
November 1, 2017
Clergy View: Reformation Day
Oct. 31—on this day, 500 years ago, a 34-year-old ordained priest and doctor of theology, posted an invitation to debate, publicly and orally, a number of items of contention of the church teachings where he, Martin Luther, Lecturer of Theology, taught. These debates of theological...
November 1, 2017 - 4:20pm
Church News for Oct. 27
Trixie's 60 Halloween celebration planned NISSWA—Trixie will be hosting Trixie's "60" Halloween Celebration from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Christ...
November 1, 2017 - 4:19pm
October 13, 2017
Clergy View: A race to run
".... let us strip off and throw aside every encumbrance (unnecessary weight) and that sin which so readily (deftly and cleverly) clings to and...
October 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 6, 2017
FLC to be part of Joint Churches Reformation service First Lutheran Church of Brainerd will be part of the Joint Churches Reformation service at 11 a.m. Sunday at Tornstrom Auditorium. FLC will have an 8 a.m. service but not the 10:30 a.m. service. There will still be Sunday school...
October 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 29, 2017
Clergy View: How are we doing?
So what if, "when all is said and done," our benevolent Creator plans to give us a grade on how well we have handled the gift of life? (This grade is not about our salvation but about how well we are making our faith active in love—for the creation and our neighbor). So then,...
September 29, 2017 - 2:30pm
Game night at First Lutheran First Lutheran Church in Brainerd will host game night at 6 p.m. today, Sept. 29. Bring a dish to share and friends and family. First Lutheran Church members will be at the Crop Walk Wednesday at Bethlehem Lutheran Church. There will be a light supper...
September 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 15, 2017
Clergy View: Seek wise counsel
Everyone gives counsel. Everyone has an opinion or advice. The key skill we need to learn is how to sift through all the different counsel and...
September 15, 2017 - 11:00am
August 18, 2017
Prison work program helps preserve historic southern Minnesota church
FARIBAULT, Minn. — There's a 2,000-plus- person working community sitting on the edge of Faribault, and the way some see it, local organizations...
August 18, 2017 - 4:44pm
Haataja to be guest speaker Steven Haataja, Menahga, will be a guest speaker 11 a.m. Sunday at the Brainerd Laestadian Lutheran Church morning worship services. After the services, a potluck, fundraising lunch will be served in the church dining room. Music jam/ice cream social planned...
August 18, 2017 - 11:00am
August 11, 2017
Riverside Union Church ice cream and pie social Riverside Union Church will have an ice cream and pie social from 5-8 p.m. Thursday. There will be crafts and baked goods for sale. The church is located 8.5 miles south of the fairgrounds on County Road 45 or 3.5 miles north of the...
August 11, 2017 - 12:30pm