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February 22, 2018
Anne Young crochets a sleeping mat out of plastic grocery bags. The mats are given to homeless people sleeping on the street. Cody Rogness / Forum News Serviceplay button
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
February 22, 2018 - 5:48pm
February 21, 2018
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Billy Graham, charismatic evangelist with worldwide following, dies at 99
February 21, 2018 - 9:03am
February 14, 2018
J.T. Anderson marks the sign of the cross on Oben Gunderson during Ash Wednesday services at Sharon Lutheran Church in Grand Forks Wednesday. Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Worshipers welcome Lenten season
February 14, 2018 - 9:14pm
Hash Halper draws chalk hearts in Manhattan, Feb. 6, 2018. For the first time in 73 years, Valentine's Day and Ash Wednesday fall on the same day, posing culinary challenges for Christians who observe Lent. (Kholood Eid/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
When Ash Wednesday and Valentine's Day collide, eat fish
February 14, 2018 - 12:04pm
February 10, 2018
Jemima Heppner drives a used limousine so she can bring carloads of neighbors and others to food pantries. Special to Forum News Service
Jemima's joy comes from keeping it simple
February 10, 2018 - 11:16am
February 7, 2018
The Rev. Gerard Braun, pastor of St. Michael's Catholic Church, relaxes in a sitting area on the main floor of the Pastoral Center, a newly renovated building that houses offices for lay and ministerial staff and meeting space for parish organizations. Korrie Wenzel, Grand Forks Herald
St. Michael's Pastoral Center provides hub for parish offices, meeting space, religious education
February 7, 2018 - 8:11am
February 3, 2018
Roxane Salonen
Dad's influence embedded deeply in my heart
February 3, 2018 - 9:07am
January 27, 2018
On Jan. 19, Shanley freshman Landon Allex holds a sign while marching beside fellow Shanley Teens for Life member Daniel Wanner, a junior and prayer leader for one of the four buses the local Catholic high school brought to Washington, D.C., for the 45th annual March for Life. Roxane B. Salonen / Forum News Service
Theme hits home with March for Life pilgrims
January 27, 2018 - 10:26am
January 26, 2018
Prayer in the air: Faith community steps up its game for the Super Bowl
January 26, 2018 - 7:22pm
January 20, 2018
Roxane Salonen
'Minneapolis Miracle' speaks hope in despair
January 20, 2018 - 9:07am
January 12, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist
Photo courtesy Ann Fredricks Photography
Mistake made right by stranger's kindness
January 12, 2018 - 8:45am
December 24, 2017
The Rev. William Sherman, retired and longtime priest at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Grand Forks, says it's important for people to pray every day. He keeps his "Liturgy of the Hours" prayer book by his side. Just one of four volumes of the seasonal prayer book is 2,044 pages. (Janelle Vonasek/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Father Sherman: 'Be nice. Say your prayers.'
December 24, 2017 - 6:57am
December 22, 2017
An anonymous donor gave everyone in church $100 - and 100 good deeds were the result
December 22, 2017 - 6:06am
December 16, 2017
Roxane Salonen
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
December 16, 2017 - 6:33am
December 15, 2017
Farwell Norwegian Lutheran Church will open its doors to the public once again this weekend. An open house for the restored church is set for Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, from 1-4 p.m. Karen Tolkkinen / Forum News Service
Open house set for restored Farwell church
December 15, 2017 - 2:00pm