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UND center to hold panel on Islam and Christianity "Islam and Christianity: A Conversation," sponsored by the Muslim Student Association and the Campus Ministry Association, is planned for Mondays until Nov. 29 in UND's International Centre, 2908...
UND center to hold panel on Islam and Christianity
"Islam and Christianity: A Conversation," sponsored by the Muslim Student Association and the Campus Ministry Association, is planned for Mondays until Nov. 29 in UND's International Centre, 2908 University Ave.
Mosab Bajaber, a graduate student, the Rev. Chad Brucklacher and Pastor Kathy Fick of Christus Rex Lutheran Campus Center will lead the 7 p.m. discussions.
Topics are "Understanding Islam" this Monday, "Islam's American Face," on Nov. 22 and "Working Together" on Nov. 29.
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University Lutheran to hold fall festival
Women of the ELCA at University Lutheran Church, 2122 University Ave., will hold a fall festival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today. The festival will include baked goods, used books, crafts and quilts, with money raised going to local projects and Lutheran World Relief. A baked potato bar will be offered for $6. Info: Lara Dando, (701) 772-1916;
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United Lutheran to hold benefit for chaplaincy
A pancake brunch to raise money for the chaplaincy at Valley Memorial Homes is set for 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday in United Lutheran Church, 324 Chestnut St., Grand Forks. Everyone invited. Info: (701) 787-7984
Catholic youth to rally in Harvey
Justin Fatica, the New York native who started the "Hard As Nails" youth ministry will speak at the Catholic Diocese of Fargo's youth celebration for high school students at 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 20 in Harvey, N.D. The celebration will include 10 workshops, Mass, confession and a dance, plus two meals; the cost is $30. Info: Kaney Loney at (701) 356-7902; www.fargodiocese.com .
GF woman to speak at Warren Aglow
Joanne Rozeveld, Grand Forks, will speak on her recent "unscheduled suddenly" trip to Washington to walk the halls of Capitol Hill and pray for and meet with leaders at 9 a.m., Nov. 20 at Warren Aglow in the community center in Warren, Minn. Everyone is welcome. Info: Judy Schuster (218) 791-3106.
Drayton, N.D., parish to hold harvest festival
The Drayton (N.D.) Lutheran Parish will hold its harvest festival with a service at 11 a.m. Nov. 21, followed by a potluck meal. Nearby Skjeberg Lutheran, northeast of Drayton, will hold a 3 p.m. service that day, followed by refreshments. The Overtones quartet from Roseau, Minn., will sing at both services.
Park River church to host workshop on grieving
A workshop on "Coping with the Holidays," for those who are grieving the loss of a loved one, is set for Nov. 21 in Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, Park River, N.D. Info: Ruth Jelinek at (701) 284-4589