Monthly Faith Lutheran Church News
Weekly Faith in Focus
308 2nd St. NW, Dodge Center, MN 55927 (374-2174)
People of Faith Reaching Our Community
Faith Community Food Pantry
This ministry is in place to offer emergency food rations to those who need them most, specifically in Dodge Center. Potential referral sources in the area have received a letter about the ministry and how to refer an individual or family. You can help by picking up a card from the pantry area and returning the item listed to the church office.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group
We welcome anyone dealing with or caring for a loved one with dementia of any sort. The purpose of the group is to share our experiences and any resources we have found helpful. You do not need to be the primary caregiver but can be anyone with interest. Our privacy will be respected in all areas. We will meet on Thursdays from 5pm-6pm at Faith Lutheran Church. Shirley Traff — Trained Facilitator.
Faith in Focus
Sunday, January 13th at 8:00am and 10:00am: Assistant to the Bishop, Mary Kay Duchene, will install Jackie Short as Vicar at Faith in the TEEM seminary program -- and the Youth choir sings.
AED/CPR Training is being held Tuesday, January 15 beginning at 6pm at Faith. This normally costly training is only $20/participant thanks to a Thrivent Action Team Grant. We only have 6 spaces left, so call the church office of email us to get registered. We need at least 2 more participants in order to hold the class, so if you're on the fence... come on to our side!
Sacrament of Holy Communion Retreat -- Who: Youth 3rd grade or older who haven’t participated in a Holy Communion Retreat
on Saturday January 19 9am-12pm (lunch is provided) at Faith Lutheran Church. At this retreat we will learn about what we are celebrating when we receive Holy Communion and why we celebrate. Participants will receive Holy Communion at worship on January 20 at 9:00am. Register by calling the church office or sign-up in the Gathering Area
Annual Congregational Meeting, Sunday, January 20th at 10am. Join us as we celebrate all God has done in and through our congregation in the past year and all that God has in store for us in 2019! We will have one worship service at 9am. Annual reports will be available for pre-reading one week prior to the meeting.
Chair-ity Fundraising Event! Join youth from your community on...Sunday, January 27th. $1 Pancake Breakfast from 7am-12pm! Bring your other $’s to bid on beautiful HANDPAINTED CHAIRS. Artists include: Elementary, Middle School, & High School Youth who are attending faith formation and service trips this summer (2019). Chairs will be on display and open for bids from January 20-January 27 at Faith Lutheran. Bids will be closed on Sunday, January 27 at 12noon.
Men’s Bible Study, Dare to be Uncommon
Saturday, January 5 and 19 8:00am
Faith Fellowship Hall
Women’s Bible Study, Galatians: Breakaway to Freedom
Sunday, January 13 and 27 6:00pm
Pastor Barb’s Home
Women’s Study: Happiness Project
Saturday, January 19 9:00-11:00am
Faith Gathering Area