Faith Focus: Wolfram to speak at ‘A Time for Women’

December 9, 2018 GMT

Wolfram to speak at ‘A Time for Women’

Robin Wolfram will be the featured speaker Thursday at “A Time for Women” at Autumn Ridge Church.

Wolfram will share a devotional entitled “God’s Help in Difficult Times.” She also will share a demonstration on “Making Christmas Special.”

“A Time for Women” meets from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Summit Room of Autumn Ridge Church, 3611 Salem Road SW, in Rochester.

For more information, call or text 507-269-7653, go to Facebook at www.facebook.com/a.time.for.women. There are no fees or reservations required.


There also will be a craft day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15. You can bring a personal project, or help with our project for Compassion Hospital in Guinea, Africa.

Oak Hills welcomes public to ‘Christmas Carol Sing’

The public is invited to a “Christmas Carol Sing” at Oak Hills Wesleyan Church at 6 p.m. Sunday.

Choose your favorite carols to sing, much like an old-fashioned hymn sing.

Oak Hills is located at 410 28th St. SW in Rochester. For more information, call 507-288-6053.

Cowboy Christmas service rescheduled for Sunday

SPRING VALLEY — You’re invited to join the Cherry Grove Cowboy Church in the Christmas spirit at 6 p.m. Sunday. The service, which was rescheduled because of last weekend’s inclement weather, will feature Christmas favorites old and new.

Cowboy church is nondenominational and another way of spreading God’s message through music. The service includes a mix of country, Christian country, cowboy, southern gospel and bluegrass music.

Cherry Grove United Methodist Church is at 18183 160th St. in Fillmore County.

Women’s Connection to celebrate with Christmas luncheon

The Rochester Christian Women’s Connection will hold its annual Christmas Celebration Luncheon at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at the Eagles Club, 917 15th Ave. SE.

Special speaker Jan Henryson of Sioux City, Iowa, who will deliver the message “Finding Value in a Cracked Pot.”

Admission is $15 and includes lunch. Reservations are made by calling 507-288-1144.

Organ concert precedes St. Mark’s community supper

LAKE CITY — The public is invited to a community supper from Wednesday at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.


Beginning at 4:15 p.m., there will be “Christmas Pipes Performance” on the St. Mark’s pipe organ, featuring musical arrangements of Christmas Advent and Christmas carols. The community supper will follow at 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The menu includes three casseroles — wild rice, scalloped potatoes and ham, and tater tot hot — as well as vegetables, dinner rolls, desserts and beverages.

The church is at 110 S. Oak St. in Lake City. Please enter at the side entrance located at the end of the parking lot. This is handicap accessible and leads into McNair Hall, where the supper will be served.

Supermarket Saturday is Dec. 15

Oasis Church will hold Supermarket Saturday, in partnership with Channel One Food Shelf, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 15.

You must present a photo ID with birthdate to pick up food at Oasis Church. You can visit only one Channel One food site per month. If you have any questions, call 289-8596.

Oasis Church is at 1815 38th St. NW in Rochester.