The Brainerd Church of the Nazarene will host the Rev. Cheri Kommel at a dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday. Kommel will speak at 6 p.m. on her experience as a teacher at the Nazarene Training Center and the Swaziland Nazarene College in Swaziland. There is no charge for the dinner. A love offering will be taken.
Revival services to be held
Revival services will be held Nov. 7-11 at the Community Church of the Nazarene in Merrifield. Service times are 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Nov. 11. The Rev. Al Fultz will preach at each service. For more information, call 829-7536 or 829-9867.
Children's home and school presentation
Eleven children of the Agua Viva Children's Home and School in Chimaltenango, Guatemala, will sing, share testimonies and present a mime drama at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the First Presbyterian Church in Brainerd. These children represent the 74 children who currently live at Agua Viva. The vision of Agua Viva is to rescue and educate these children to be successful Christian adults with the desire and ability to help their own people. There is no charge but a freewill offering will be taken.
Jurmu to speak
Pastor Jim Jurmu, Minneapolis, will be a guest speaker at the Brainerd Laestadian Lutheran Church worship services at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 829-8077.
St. Francis CCW Bazaar
The annual St. Francis CCW Bazaar will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at St. Francis Church. There will be crafts, silent auction, raffle, bake sale, country store and a luncheon.
Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church youth group in Pine River will have a hunter's dinner after the 5 and 7 p.m. Masses Saturday. Beef stew, fresh bread, salad and dessert will be served. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.
St. Andrew's Guild meetings
St. Blaine's Guild will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Perkin's. Bring mittens for the mitten tree at St. Joseph's Medical Center. St. Clare's Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the home of Beth Schweich, 829-1942. St. Christopher's Guild will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the home of Mary Jane Ausland. St. Isidore's Guild will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Chopper's. St. Mary's Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the home of Michelle Pelkey. St. Patrick's Guild will meet for Christmas Brunch at 9 a.m. Dec. 1 at the Green Mill. Bring a $10 gift for exchange. CCW Fall Enrichment at St. Andrews's will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 15. Father David Forsman will speak on "Prayer With Mary." Fellowship to follow.
St. Francis Guild meetings
St. Clare's Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Sawmill Inn. St. Agatha's Guild will meet at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the home of Leona Cronin. St. Maria Garetti will have no meeting in November. Mary Margaret's Guild will meet at noon Thursday at Bonanza. St. Barbara and St. Lucy's Guild will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Sawmill Inn. St. Elizabeth's Guild will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Front Street Cafe. St. Francis Cabrini's Guild will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Dorothy White's. St. Helena will have no November meeting. St. Joan of Arc's Guild will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lee Thesing's with Marilyn Britzman, co-hostess. St. Jude's Guild will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday at Renae Hart's. St. Julianna's Guild will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Green Mill. St. Rita's Guild will meet at 8:30 a.m. Thursday at Irene Jensen's. St. Ann's Guild will meet at 8:45 a.m. Nov. 9 at St. Francis Halls.
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