FAITH NEWS: 'Naming service' ... Evangelists to speak ... etc.
Service for parents who lost babies A "Naming Service" for parents who have lost a child in miscarriage or stillbirth will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday in Calvary Lutheran Church, 1405 Ninth St. S. Info: Altru Chaplain Tony Betting at (701) 780-5300;...
Service for parents who lost babies
A "Naming Service" for parents who have lost a child in miscarriage or stillbirth will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday in Calvary Lutheran Church, 1405 Ninth St. S.
Info: Altru Chaplain Tony Betting at (701) 780-5300;
e-mail email@example.com .
Evangelists to speak in GF
Evangelists Roy and Arlene Brewer, formerly of Denver, will speak 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday in Valley Christian Center Assembly of God Church, 3920 Cherry St. They also will speak at 6:30 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Info: 746-7327.
Lotus Center holds free Insight class
A free beginning class on Insight Meditation continues 6 to 7 p.m. Monday in the Lotus Meditation Center, 2908 University Ave. Everyone is welcome.
Susan Stone will lead an Insight Meditation retreat Oct. 29-31 in the center, with a theme of "Living with Love, Letting Go."
For retreat details, call Kirsten Borysewicz at (701) 777-4647 or visit www.lotuscenter.und.edu .
GF event blends football, faith
Faith and football get on the same team in a men's fellowship time Sundays in Calvary Lutheran Church, 1405 S. Ninth St., this fall; it begins at 6:45 p.m. with a focus on former Super Bowl coach Tony Dungy's "Uncommon" Bible study, followed by a group watching of Sunday Night Football on a big screen. It runs through Nov. 17. All men welcome. Info: The Rev. Troy Troftgruben, (701) 772-4897; www.calvarygf.org .
Love Feast served in Zion
Members of Mendenhall Presbyterian Church, East Grand Forks, will prepare and serve the free "Love Feast," 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Zion United Methodist Church, 1001 24th Ave. S., Grand Forks. Everyone welcome. Info: 772-1893.
Schleicher to speak in Crookston
John "Butch" Schleicher will speak at the Crookston Men's Christian Fellowship, noon Tuesday in Trinity Lutheran Church, 205 S. Broadway, Crookston. Everyone welcome. A $5 meal donation is requested. Info: Dale Knotek, (218) 281-6680.
'Theology for Lunch' at UND
Lora Sloan, director of the Lotus Meditation Center, will speak on Buddhism at noon Wednesday at the UND's Campus Ministry Association's "Theology for Lunch," in Christus Rex Lutheran Campus Center, 3012 University Ave. Info: (701) 775-5581.
Mellgren to speak on Revelation
The Rev. Dale Mellgren, McIntosh, Minn., will speak on "Glimpses of His Glory," based on the Bible's last book, Revelation, at meetings Sunday through Wednesday in Our Saviour's Lutheran Church, 2075 Highway 59 S. E., Thief River Falls.
He will speak at 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday.
Everyone is welcome. Info: The Rev. Greg Schramm, (218) 681-4643.
Church to hold will-writing workshop
A workshop on "Writing a Spiritual Will," will be held 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday in Holy Family Catholic Church, 1018 18th Ave. S. "Through the tools of questioning, reflecting and writing you can create a gift that will impart life lessons, faith-based values and wished to be cherished by family and friends," organizers said. To register, call Parish Nurse Lois Ustanko at (701) 746-1454.
GF church to party on Halloween
Community Halloween party, 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 30 in First Presbyterian Church, 5555 S. Washington St. "Frightfully good supper, carnival games, costume parade and games. It's $2 per child, while adults get in free. Info: 775-5545; www.firstpresgf.org .
Texas quartet to sing in churches
An award-winning Texas Southern Gospel quartet, with a local link, is singing in two area churches next month. Members of Praise Incorporated include former Mayville, N.D., and Grand Forks resident Greg Bares singing bass in concerts in two congregations he formerly attended.
The foursome will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 in Grace Baptist Church, 700 24th Ave. S., Grand Forks, and at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 in Riverside Evangelical Free Church, on the west side of Mayville.
No admission cost. Info: (701) 786-4181; or (701) 775-0648.