Today's Word of the Lord

"If you forgive anyone, I also forgive him. And what I have forgiven--if there was anything to forgive--I have forgiven in the sight of Christ for your sake, in order that Satan might not outwit us. For we are not unaware of his schemes." 2 Corinthians 2:10, 11


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Community Calendar "Powerful Tools for Caregivers"

THURSDAYS, JULY 31 - SEPTEMBER 4
WASECA - Powerful Tools for Caregivers will be held on Thursdays, from July 31 through September 4 from 6 to 7:30PM at the Public Library, in Waseca.  A light meal will be provided.  For more information you may call Sherry at 507-467-3820.


Forest City Area Fellowship of Christian Women

MONDAY, AUGUST 4
FOREST CITY - Forest City Area Fellowship of Chrsitian Women will meet on Monday, August 4 at 6:30PM at the First Baptist Church, in Forest City.  Reservations can be made by calling Carol at 641-585-3203 by Noon on August 1.


Evening of Healing Prayer

FRIDAY, AUGUST 1
ALBERT LEA - Our Father's House in Albert Lea will have an evening of Healing Prayer for anyone who has a need for physical healing on Friday, August 1 from 7 to 8PM.  Our Father's House is located 2 miles south of Skyline Plaza on Highway 69 in Albert Lea.


Ruby's Pantry

SATURDAY, AUGUST 2
ALBERT LEA - Ruby's Pantry, a food distribution program for everyone, will be held at Albert Lea Assembly of God Church on Saturday, August 2 from 10AM - 12 Noon. The church is located at 1540 S Shore Drive, Albert Lea. There is a small fee for the groceries. For more information, please call 507-373-7989.


Vacation Bible School

SUNDAY - THURSDAY, AUGUST 3 - 7
CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Church of Christ, in Cleveland, will host a Vacation Bible School, for kids 4 years old through the 6th grade, Monday through Thursday, August 3 through 7 from 6 to 8PM.  For more information and to register you can go to www.clevelandchurch.net
 


Relay For Life Survivor's Reception

MONDAY, AUGUST 4
BLUE EARTH - The American Cancer Society Relay For Life Survivor's Reception will be held on Monday, August 4 from 6:30 to 7:30PM at the Ag Center Atrium, located on South Grove Street in Blue Earth.


Vacation Bible School

MONDAY - FRIDAY, AUGUST 3-8
JACKSON - First Baptist Church, in Jackson, will have the Go Fish Vacation Bible School, "Gotta Move", Monday through Friday, August 3 through 8 from 6:30 to 8PM.  This VBS is for kids entering Kindergarten through the 5th grade.  You can call the church office at 507-847-2369 to pre-register.


School Registration

MONDAY & TUESDAY, AUGUST 4 & 5
JANESVILLE - Trinity Lutheran School, in Janesville, will be holding registration for this upcoming school year on Monday, August 4 from 10AM to 3PM and Tuesday, August 5 from 3 to 8PM.  Trinity has classes for 3 year olds through 8th grade.  If you have any questions you may call the school at 507-231-6646.


Vacatio Bible School

TUESDAY - THURSDAY, AUGUST 5 - 7
WELLS - Covenant Life Church, of Wells, will host "Hallelujah Camp", a Vacation Bible School, on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, August 5 through 7 from 9AM to 12noon.


Free Community Supper

TUESDAY, AUGUST 5
WELLS - There will be a Free Community Supper on Tuesday, August 5 from 4:30 to 6:30PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Wells.


Why God Allows Suffering

TUESDAY, AUGUST 5
MANKATO - Elevate Church, located at 191 North Victory Drive in Mankato, will host a moderated discussion on "Why God Allows Suffering" from 6:30 to 8PM on Tuesday, August 5.


Benefit for Tracy & Katy Johnson

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6
HUNTLEY - There will be a Spaghetti Supper and Bake Sale Benefit for Tracy & Katy Johnson, of Huntley, at Community Covenant Church, in Huntley, on Wednesday, August 6 from 5 to 7PM.


The 3Cs Concert

THURSDAY, AUGUST 7
FARIBAULT - The 3Cs (Community, Christ, & Connections) Concert will be held at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, located at 1207 Prairie Avenue in Faribault, on Thursday, August 7 from 6 to 9PM.  You can find out more by going to their facebook page: 3Cs Concert.


"Living Well with Chronic Conditions"

THURSDAY, AUGUST 7
ELMORE - A "Living Well with Chronic Conditions" workshop will be held at Shiloh Lutheran Church in Elmore from 9:30 to 11:30AM once a week for six consecutive weeks beginning on Thursday, August 7.  The class is taught by Interfaith Caregivers staff.  For more information or to register, you can call 507-526-4684.


Mikeschair in Concert

THURSDAY, AUGUST 7
NEW ULM - MikesChair will perform a free concert on Thursday, August 7 in the Grandstand of the Fairgrounds, in New Ulm, on Thursday, August 7 at 7PM.  The event is sponsored by Grace Community Church of New Ulm.


Bazaar & Bake Sale

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8
FAIRMONT - St. John's United Church of Christ, which is located at 301 North Main Street in Fairmont, will hold their Annual Bazaar & Bake Sale on Friday, August 8 from 7:30 to 10:30AM.


Relay For Life

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8
BLUE EARTH - There will be a Relay For Life event on Friday, August 8 at the Faribault County Fairgrounds, in Blue Earth.  A supper will be served from 5 to 7PM followed by the opening ceremony and entertainment.


Youth Blast 2014

FRIDAY, AUGUST 8
WELLS - The ecumenical youth group, FUSION (Forever United Servants In Our Neighborhood) will present "Youth Blast 2014" on Friday, August 8at Half Moon Park in Wells.  Activities and games will begin at 3PM, and the band, Lightfoot, and speaker, Micah Mac will start at 8:00.  To find out more you can follow the 'Youth Blast' link on wellsumc.net.


Free-4-All

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9
FAIRMONT - The Fairmont Evangelical Covenant Church, 901 Woodland Ave., Fairmont, MN will be holding its third Annual Free-4-All Community Outreach Day on Saturday August 9.  It is a give-away, clothing and small household items will be available for free.  Time of the event is 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon.


Women's Luncheon

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9
ALBERT LEA - Our Father's House, of Albert Lea, will be hosting singer/songwriter, Staci Frenes, for a Women's Luncheon on Saturday, August 9 at 10:30AM.  Reservations are requested and can be made by calling Beth at 507-462-2200 or by visiting www.ourfathershouseinternational.com.


Corn Fiesta

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10
MADELIA - St. Mary's School, in Madelia, will host their annual Corn Fiesta on Sunday, Augstu 10.  The day begins with English Mass at 8AM and Spanish Mass at 10:00.  This is a day of activities for the whole family.


Vacation Bible School

SUNDAY - THURSDAY, AUGUST 10 - 14
NORTH MANKATO - Vacation Bible School will be held at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, in North Mankato, Sunday through Thursday, August 10 through 14 with a meal at 5:30 and class at 6:30PM. Children ages three and older are welcome.  A class for adults will also be held.  VBS will kick off with a barbecue on Sunday at 5PM.  To register for VBS or RSVP for meals you can call Bev at 507-386-1029.


Vacation Bible School

MONDAY - THURSDAY, AUGUST 10 - 14
BLUE EARTH - Faith Lutheran Church, of Blue Earth, will be holding "Anchored", a VBS Day Camp, for children entering 1st through 6th grade, Monday through Thursday, August 10 through 14 from 9AM to 3PM at the church, which is located at 922 South Ramsey in Blue Earth.  You can register by calling Pastor Brent at 507-526-2270.


Vacatio Bible School

MONDAY - FRIDAY, AUGUST 11 - 15
BLUE EARTH - St. Paul Lutheran Church, in Blue Earth, will hold "Weird Animals" Vacation Bible School Monday through Friday, August 11 through 15, from 5:30 to 8PM.


FREE Rummage Sale

FRIDAY, AUGUST 15
ESTHERVILLE - Crossroads Community Church, in Esterville, will have a Free Rummage Sale on Friday, August 15 from 4:30 to 8PM.  The church is located at 2014 Central Avenue in Estherville.


Vacation Bible School

MONDAY - FRIDAY, AUGUST 18 - 22
AUSTIN - Crane Community Chapel, of Austin, will have "Weird Animals" Vacation Bible School Monday through Friday, August 18 through 22 from 6:30 to 8PM.  The church is located at 1111 9th Street NE in Austin.


BBQ Cook Off

SATURDAY, AUGSUT 23
ROCHESTER - Next Chapter Ministries, which is located at 3rd Avenue SE in Rochester, will have a "BBQ Cook Off", including a bbq and pie competition, and Pie Auction, live music by the Sawtooth Bluegrass Band and more, on Saturday, August 23.  There will be an Open House of the ministry available from 3 to 6PM.  For more information you can visit the website at www.nextchapterrochester.org or call 507-529-5799.


Journeybound Quartet

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23
SHELDON - Journeybound Quartet, from Des Moines, will be in concert at the Sheldon United Methodist Church, in Sheldon, on Saturday, August 23 at 6PM.


The Summer Spectacular

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23
FARMINGTON - 'The Summer Spectacular', a car, swap, and craft show,  will be held on Saturday, August 23 from 9AM to 3PM at the Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington.


Golf Outing

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27
MADELIA - The Madelia Community Hospital Foundation's Golf Outing will be held on Wednesday, August 27 at the Madelia Golf Course. Registration forms can be downloaded at mchospital.org and returned to the Hospital Foundation.


Camerons in Concert

FRIDAY, AUGUST 29
GARNER - Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, of Garner, in conjunction with the Zion Nazerene Church, of Britt, will host the Gospel group, "Camerons" on Friday, August 29 at 6:30PM.  The church is located at 760 West 8th Street in Garner.


Ruby's Pantry

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
ALBERT LEA - Ruby's Pantry, a food distribution program for everyone, will be held at Albert Lea Assembly of God Church on Saturday, September 6 from 10AM - 12 Noon. The church is located at 1540 S Shore Drive, Albert Lea. There is a small fee for the groceries. For more information, please call 507-373-7989.


Minnesota Teen Challenge Choir

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
MAPLETON - The Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge Choir will be at Faith Bible Church in Mapleton, on Sunday, September 21 at 10:30AM.
 


Ruby's Pantry

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4
ALBERT LEA - Ruby's Pantry, a food distribution program for everyone, will be held at Albert Lea Assembly of God Church on Saturday, October 4 from 10AM - 12 Noon. The church is located at 1540 S Shore Drive, Albert Lea. There is a small fee for the groceries. For more information, please call 507-373-7989.


Ruby's Pantry

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1
ALBERT LEA - Ruby's Pantry, a food distribution program for everyone, will be held at Albert Lea Assembly of God Church on Saturday, November 1 from 10AM - 12 Noon. The church is located at 1540 S Shore Drive, Albert Lea. There is a small fee for the groceries. For more information, please call 507-373-7989.


Ruby's Pantry

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6
ALBERT LEA - Ruby's Pantry, a food distribution program for everyone, will be held at Albert Lea Assembly of God Church on Saturday, December 6 from 10AM - 12 Noon. The church is located at 1540 S Shore Drive, Albert Lea. There is a small fee for the groceries. For more information, please call 507-373-7989.


Ongoing Events

FAIRMONT - Free outdoor activities in the community of Fairmont are taking place this summer.  Events start at 6:30PM and you are not obligated to come each week.  Mondays is Co-Ed Pick UP Softball, Tuesdays you can Canoe & Kayak the Lakes and Thursdays there is "Open Tennis" at the Fairmont High School courts.  For more information you can contact Char Kahler at 507-235-9837 or email chark@kaco.net

MANKATO - Celebrate Recovery meets every Wednesday at 6:30PM at Hillside Church, which is located at 502 South Victory Drive in Mankato.

OWATONNA -  Daybreak Community Church in Owatonna, hosts a Recovery Meeting for anyone who wants to work through habits, hurts, and hang-ups, on Mondays  from 6:30 to 7:30PM. The church is located at 2515 Harvest Lane in Owatonna.

ALBERT LEA - Single Moms Weekly Fellowship Group will be held each Wednesday from 4 to 6PM at First Presbyterian Church, located at 308 Water Street in Albert Lea.  This is a free event that includes child care with a nursery for young children and the KidZone Ministry for K-5th grade.  For more information you can contact Carol Cerney at 507-373-8423.

MANKATO - If you have a car, truck, motorcycle, motorhome, or boat taking up space, you can donate it to the vehicle donation program, Cars For Homes, to help Habitat For Humanity of South Central Minnesota build homes in Mankato, St. Peter and Le Sueur.  For more information you can contact them at 507-388-2081, extension 4 or visit the website at hfhsouthcentralmn.net

MAPLETON - Maple River Loaves and Fishes Food Shelf is a non-profit organization that provides food items to those in need.  Serving the Maple River communities of Good Thunder, Amboy, Mapleton, and Beauford.  Hours are Tuesdays 3 to 6PM and Saturdays 10AM to noon.  For more information you can call 507-524-3046 or email loavesandfishes@hickorytech.net

MAPLETON - The Community Closet, which is located above the Plaid Piper Floral in Mapleton, is open 9AM to 12Noon every Saturday.  Proceeds go to non-profit organizations in the Maple River Area.

SPRINGFIELD - Springfield Area Food Shelf is now open weekly on Monday nights from 5 to 7PM and Thursday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 at Schwanke Engines, located at 804 East Rock Street in Springfield.  For more information you can contact Jan Schwanke at 507-723-4120.

WELLS -  Community Suppers will now be held in the Good Shepherd Social Hall in Wells, on the first Tuesday of each month from 4:30 to 6:30PM.  If you are willing to provide, prepare, and serve a meal for a month please contact Ron Wegner at 507-456-3698 or Linda Hagen at 507-553-5057.

MOUNTAIN LAKE/ WINDOM - Through the Senior Nutrition Program, meals are served daily at 11:30AM at the Community Center in Mountain Lake and Windom.  To reserve or cancel a meal you may call Windom before 8AM at  1-866-985-8513.  You are asked to reserve a meal one day in advance at the Mountain Lake location by calling 507-427-2151.

WELLS - The Clothes Closet, a non-profit Thrift Shop in Wells, offers clothing  for everyone on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday - each week -  from 11AM to 6PM.  All proceeds of The Clothes Closet go to local ministries.  Used items can be dropped off for donation during store hours. 

SHERBURN - MOPS, Mothers of Preschoolers, meets every other Tuesday at 10AM at the Regional Worship Center in Sherburn.  All moms that are expecting or have children that are kindergarten and under are welcome to attend.  For more information you can contact Amber at 507-236-1328

NEW ULM - Compassionate Friends, a Grief Support Group for parents, grandparents and siblings who have lost a child, meet at Redeemer Lutheran Church in New Ulm on the last Monday of each month at 7PM.  Questions can be directed to Judy Kastman at 507-359-2737.

WASECA - Faith United Methodist Church of Waseca, is having 'Food at Faith', in which they give out a cartful of assorted food for only $20 on a first come, first served basis on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10AM to 12noon.  The church is located at 801 Fourth Avenue NE in Waseca.  For information you can call 507-835-3167 or email at faithwaseca@gmail.com

GAYLORD - United Methodist Church of Gaylord is offering home-style suppers every Wednesday from 5 to 6:15PM followed by a brief worship time.  The church is located at 318 4th Street in Gaylord.

WELLS - The Wilderness Prayer Center located south of Wells, will host " Worship In The Wilderness" the last Friday night of each month at 7PM, as well as prayer and worship meetings every Tuesday night at 7o'clock.  More information, including directions, can be found at www.wildernessprc.org

WINDOM - The Evangelical Free Church in Windom has a Men's Breakfast at 7:30 on the last Saturday morning of each month. The church is located at 416 10th Street in Windom.

FAIRMONT - The "Grief Coffee Group" meets each Thursday at 3PM in the Fairmont Medical Center.  The women's group and the men's group will alternate every week.  For more information you can call the Fairmont Medical Center Hospice at 507-238-8600

ALBERT LEA - All mothers of children ages birth through kindergarten are invited to attend the Albert Lea MOPS, Mothers of Preschoolers, which meets the third Thursday of each month from 6:30 to 8:30PM at Crossroads Church in Albert Lea. 


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