Church

Daily Meditations: Calming stormy waters … John 6:16-21

Many years ago, there was an interesting custom of farm people who carried water in a bucket. They would float a piece of wood on the water to keep it from splashing about and spilling over the sides. That piece of wood is a lot like Jesus and the splashing water is a lot like us. Whenever ...

Day of Prayer at Grace Covenant

IRON RIVER — Grace Covenant Church of Iron River, along with community members, will conduct a National Day of Prayer program at 6 p.m. Thursday at Contract Coffee on Genesee Street in downtown Iron River. Members of the community are invited to the free event. Contrast Coffee will offer ...

Prayer day set for Thursday

CRIVITZ, Wis. — The Northwood’s Apostolic Church of Crivitz has planned a National Day of Prayer event beginning at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Crivitz Memorial Veterans Park. This year’s national theme is “unity.” For more information or to take part in the event, call 715-938-4935.

Day of Prayer observance

IRON MOUNTAIN — Cornerstone Community Church will host a National Day of Prayer observance at 1 p.m. Thursday at the church, 617 S. Stevenson Ave. in Iron Mountain. Scott Peterson of Crystal Falls will lead the group in patriotic music and a variety of local clergy will lead prayers. ...

Daily Meditations: God does not ration his gifts … Jn: 3:31-36

Many of us remember that during the ‘70s there was an oil embargo and because of it, gasoline was rationed. Besides the main parish, I had a mission parish and was on several diocesan committees, which required extra travel. Getting enough gas was a challenge. We are told in John’s ...

N-V Women’s Club to host annual Senior Tea on Wednesday

NORWAY — The Norway-Vulcan Women’s Club will host the annual Senior Tea at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Oak Crest Golf Club. The Senior Girls will be treated to a tea luncheon and scholarships will be presented during the event.   The guest speaker at the April meeting of the ...

Day of Prayer event Thursday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Cornerstone Community Church will host a national Day of Prayer observance at 1 p.m. on Thursday. The church is located at 617 South Stevenson Ave., Iron Mountain. Scott Peterson of Crystal Falls will be leading the group in patriotic music and a variety of local clergy ...

Daily Meditations: Savor the goodness of the Lord – Psalm 34:9

We are told in psalm 34 to “taste and see how good the Lord is.” The Latin word for taste is sapere, which has a very special meaning. It means to be wise enough to “savor.” When we hear the word “savor,” we think of enjoying food such as a succulent orange or enjoying a special ...

Grace Presbyterian rummage sale today, Saturday

SAGOLA — Grace Presbyterian Church of Sagola will host a rummage sale from until 4 p.m. today and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church, 309 First St., Sagola. All proceeds will go toward the building fund for the new addition, for the children’s ministry. Call Lois Daleen with ...

Ultreya to meet Tuesday

IRON MOUNTAIN — Dickinson County Ultreya will meet Tuesday at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Iron Mountain. Leader/servant meets at 6 p.m.

New Christian Motorcyclists Chapter to meet

IRON MOUNTAIN — A new chapter in the Christian Motorcyclists Association, the Redemption Riders of Iron Mountain, will meet at 5:30 p.m Thursday, April 26 at Maple Creek in Iron Mountain. Dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. The public is welcome to ...

Crossroads Alliance rummage sale planned Friday, Saturday

NORWAY — Bethany Lutheran and Grace United Methodist Churches, known as Crossroads Alliance are planning their first joint rummage sale at their facility located at 130 O’Dill Drive, Norway. The sale will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. A lunch of ...

Rummage, bake sale set

IRON MOUNTAIN — The women of First United Methodist Church are busy getting ready for their upcoming annual Rummage and Bake Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the church, 106 Fourth Street in Iron Mountain. They will have a large variety of items for sale. The proceeds will be used ...

Albarello honored

The Crystal Falls Musicale recently honored its fellow member Connie Albarello for her many years of musical contributions to the Crystal Falls area. Her participation includes teaching vocal music at Forest Park, organist at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, providing music at civic events and ...

The strangest seed in the world

Joel Weldon is an expert in helping people develop their full potential. To get his message across he often tells the story of the most unusual seed in the world. He tells the story of the Chinese bamboo tree. It lies buried in the soil for five years before any seedling or sprout appears ...

Salad luncheon planned May 2

PEMBINE, Wis. — Grace Lutheran annual Salad Luncheon Theres Music in the Air will be at noon Wednesday, May 2 at Grace Lutheran Church in Pembine. Tickets can be pur- chased at the door for $8. There will be entertainment, drawings, and door prizes.

Meet the Bishop set June 3

MARQUETTE — Meet the Bishop Day Mass and dinner, hosted by the Most Reverend John F. Doerfler and sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, is scheduled for Sunday, June 3. The event will begin at 4 p.m. Eastern time with a Mass at St. Louis the King Church, 264 Silver Creek Road, Marquette, ...

The women of First United Methodist Church are busy getting ready for their upcoming annual rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 at the church, 106 Fourth St. in Iron Mountain. They will have a large variety of items for sale. The proceeds will be used for church and community ministry. From left are Carol Wirth, Marlene Ozzello and Sharon Sleik.

Rummage, Bake sale set

The women of First United Methodist Church are busy getting ready for their upcoming annual rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 28 at the church, 106 Fourth St. in Iron Mountain. They will have a large variety of items for sale. The proceeds will be used for church ...

Church hosts seminar this weekend

IRON MOUNTAIN — First Covenant Church of Iron Mountain is hosting a “Bringing the Bible to Life” seminar this weekend. The BBL seminar will run on Friday from 6:30 to 9:15 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m to noon. This is an event designed for the whole family that offers six hours of ...

Free community meal Sunday in Norway

NORWAY — Grace United Methodist Church of Norway will host a free community meal from 5 to 6 p.m. on Sunday. The menu will include baked chicken, rice, vegetable, dessert and beverages. There is no cost for dinner, but a donation basket is available for those who want to make a contribution ...