Lutheran Women’s Missionary League
The Fall Rally of the Bemidji-Park Rapids Zone of the LWML will take place Tuesday, Oct. 19 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Akeley. The theme is “I Am the Door,” John 10:9. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the rally begins at 9:30 a.m. In-gathering funds will support the Battered Women’s Shelter, which especially requests towel sets and personal hygiene items. Business will include updating the zone bylaws.
Trinity Episcopal-Presbyterian Church
Trinity Episcopal-Presbyterian Church worships at 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 17 with Ahmet Arsan leading morning prayer. Join us for coffee and fellowship following the service. If you have not been vaccinated, masks are required during the service. The church is located at 212 Court Ave. in Park Rapids and is handicap accessible. Look for the red doors. The church office is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesdays. Trinity Church is a unique partnership recognized by the Episcopal Diocese of Minnesota and the Presbyterian Church (USA). Call 732-4393 or visit www.trinityparkrapids.org for more information.
Grace Community Church
A 10-week study titled “Creator, Created, Creating” is underway at 9:30 a.m. Sundays at Grace Community Church in Osage. Discussion will explore the boundaries of scientific fact, theory and religious belief. For more information, call Craig Clark at 612-239-3989.
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.
Join us for in-person worship services 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 for all ages, 2 years old through adult, begin at 9:30 a.m. 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.
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, Oct. 17. Pastor Lauren Hauger starts a new worship series, “What Would Jesus Say,” with the sermon “What Would Jesus Say to Our Divided Nation,” based on Matthew 5:43-45 and James 1:19-20, 26. 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.
St. Johns Lutheran (Park Rapids)
Join us for worship this Sunday at 8 or 10:30 a.m. The sermon title is “Loved Children,” based on Mark 10:23-31. St. Johns sponsors “The Lutheran Hour,” broadcast on KPRM 870AM at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday. This week’s topic is “Dead Man, Walking,” based on 1 Samuel 3:18. 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.
First English Lutheran, Dorset
Divine service with communion begins at 9 a.m. on Sunday, with Sunday school to follow. 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.
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.
Eastside Christian Church
Eastside is streaming services online at 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Sunday at 16623 State Hwy. 87, Park Rapids.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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. Mass at St. Mary’s will be held in the grotto, weather permitting, through Labor Day; bring your own chair or blanket. Benches are also available. 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.