Faith Briefs: Jan. 22-28, 2022
Faith briefs from area churches.
Join us for worship at 8:15 or 10:45 a.m. on Sunday. The 10:45 a.m. service will be live streamed from our website. Faith classes begin at 9:30 a.m. while school is in session. Faithbridge is located on U.S. Hwy. 71 S. in Park Rapids. For more information, call the church office at 732-1404 or visit www.faithbridgepr.org.
First English Lutheran (Dorset)
Divine service with communion begins at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Service videos will be posted later on the YouTube channel “First English Lutheran Church of Dorset.” For more information, call 732-9466 or visit dorsetlutheran.org.
St. Johns Lutheran (Park Rapids)
Join us for worship at 8 or 10:30 a.m. this Sunday, Jan. 23. This week's sermon is "Fulfilled," based on Luke 4:16-30. St. Johns sponsors “The Lutheran Hour” broadcast at 9:30 a.m. Sunday on KPRM 870AM. The topic this week is "Caught," based on Luke 4:38-5:16. St. Johns is located on State Hwy. 34 across from the Hubbard County Fairgrounds. For more information, contact the church at 732-9783 or visit stjohnspr.org.
Hubbard United Methodist Church
“Catch the Hubbard Spirit” at Hubbard United Methodist Church. Join us in person or online as we begin our online worship service at 9 a.m. on Sunday. Pastor Lauren Hauger continues the sermon series “Living in the Power of the Holy Spirit” with the message “The Potter and the Clay.” To join our online worship service, go to hubbardumc.org and scroll down to the “Online Worship” button. This will take you to the Hubbard UMC YouTube channel. We ask those joining us in person to wear a mask and follow social distancing guidelines.
Bethany Lutheran (Menahga)
Sunday worship is at 10:30 a.m. with Holy Communion on the first and third Sundays of the month and Sunday school during the school year at 9:30 a.m. The church is located at 52943 140th St., Menahga.
Eastside Christian Church
Eastside worships at 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Sunday at 16623 State Hwy. 87, six miles southeast of Park Rapids. For more information, visit eastside.com/parkrapids.
Grace Community Church
Bible study is at 9:30 a.m. and worship at 10:30 a.m. Sundays at Grace Community Church in Osage. There is also a 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible study. For more information, visit www.gracechurchofosage.com.
St. John’s Lutheran (Akeley)
St. John’s is holding services at 9 a.m. Sundays. Daily devotions by Pastor Harvey Kietzman continue on Facebook, as well as a dial-a-devotion at 218-652-5555. At St. John’s, we social distance, provide masks and sanitizer.
Trinity Episcopal-Presbyterian Church
The church remains closed for the winter. We will reopen at 9 a.m. Sunday, April 3, and are open to all denominations. Please check www.trinityparkrapids.org for more information.
First English Lutheran (Menahga)
First English Lutheran Church is at 17 Main St. NW in Menahga, one block west of U.S. Hwy. 71 on State Hwy. 87. Worship is at 8:30 a.m. Sundays, with Holy Communion on the first and third Sunday of the month and Sunday school at 9:30 a.m.
Calvary Lutheran (Park Rapids)
In-person worship begins at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Calvary Lutheran Church, 112 Park Ave. S. in Park Rapids and live streams at www.facebook.com/calvarylutheranchurchparkrapids. The Sunday School hour follows at 9:30 a.m. Daily text devotions continue at 9 a.m. Monday through Saturday on Facebook, and the Bible text study is at 10 a.m. Monday on Facebook. For more information, visit www.calvaryparkrapids.com or call 732-7284.
Riverside United Methodist Church
Riverside United Methodist Church is holding a 10 a.m. worship service Sundays in the sanctuary (up to 150 people) and via Facebook Live. For updates, call the 732-5205 and select option 1, email email@example.com or visit riversideumcchurch.com.
First Baptist Church
Sunday services are at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at 909 8th St. W. in Park Rapids. For more information, go to www.fbcpr.org.
Catholic parishes (Nevis and Laporte)
Regular Masses are held at Our Lady of the Pines, Nevis at noon Tuesdays; 9 a.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 5 p.m. Saturdays and at 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Sunday Mass at St. Theodore’s Church, Laporte is at 8:30 a.m. Eucharistic adoration will be held at Our Lady of the Pines from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Fridays. The Rosary is at 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 10:10 a.m. Sunday at Our Lady of the Pines, and at 8:10 a.m. Sunday at St. Theodore’s. For more details, visit www.nevislaportecatholics.org.
Catholic parishes (Park Rapids and Two Inlets)
Mass is at 5 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a.m. Sunday at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Park Rapids, and at 8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Grotto, Two Inlets. St. Peter’s Sunday mass is live streamed. For more information, visit www.stpeterpr.org or www.stmarys-twoinlets-churchandgrotto.com.
Trinity Lutheran, Laporte
Trinity Lutheran in Laporte (ELCA) worships in person and online worship at 10 a.m. Sunday on the Facebook Page “Trinity Lutheran – Laporte, MN.”
Kabekona Community Church
Kabekona Community Church of rural Laporte will have live worship at 10:45 a.m. on Sunday. The church is located at 24044 Old Cemetery Rd. For more information, call 224-2827 or visit www.kabekona.org.
Park Rapids Church of Christ
Park Rapids Church of Christ will have in-house and drive-in worship at 10 a.m. Sunday at 707 Main Ave. N. Check out our Facebook page www.facebook.com/prchurchofchrist/, our website www.loc8nearme.com/minnesota/park-rapids/park-rapids-church-of-christ/6186563, or call us at (218) 732-5105.
New Life Community Church
Sunday services are at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Visit the church’s Facebook page @newlifecommunitychurchofpr.
Abide Vineyard Church
Join us at 10 a.m. Sunday mornings at 17765 State Hwy. 34 in Park Rapids and at www.abidevc.com.
Peace Lutheran Church
Peace Lutheran Church (LCMC), at 24025 State Hwy. 34, Nevis, has Sunday services at 9:30 a.m. and praise worship at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, call 652-6508 or visit peacelutherannevis.com.
Frontline Church of Park Rapids has Sunday services at 10:30 a.m. led by Pastor Russell Smith, as well as weekly small groups. For more information, call 237-3727 or visit accessfrontline.com.