The Benedictine Center, 2675 Benet Road, Maplewood, is offering a workshop called “Holy moments: finding ways to be more present” on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 7 to 9 p.m. The cost is $25.
“It’s for anyone who wants to become more present to the people and experiences in their lives,” says Sam Rahberg, director of the center. “Participants will learn they don’t have to wait until the world quiets down to experience ‘holy moments.’ Instead, the moment before us is already made holy.”
St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church would like to build friendships with our neighbors through free community meals once a month. They take place the last Thursday of the month, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Upcoming dates include Oct. 30. St. Christopher’s is at 2300 Hamline Ave. N., in the Highway 36 cloverleaf.
A bazaar and craft sale will be held at Messiah Lutheran Church, located at 2848 County Road H2 in Mounds View on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Crafts, baked goods, Christmas cookies, quilts, rugs and more will be for sale. In addition, there will be antiques, Grandmas's Attic and lunch.
On Sunday, Oct. 26, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, located at 835 2nd Ave. NW in New Brighton, will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $7 per person, children under the age of 5 eat free. The breakfast includes waffles, sausages, flavored syrups and beverages. The event is sponsored by the St. John's Knights of Columbus #14250.
St. Michael’s Lutheran Church, 1660 W. County Road B in Roseville, will host education hours at 10 a.m. after its 8:45 a.m. contemporary worship service during October. The programs are free of charge and are open to ages 2 through adult.
Dr. Paul Boehlke, retired Wisconsin Lutheran College science professor, will give a series of presentations on science and the Bible Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 25 and 26, at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, 1460 Almond Ave., St. Paul, as part of Mt. Olive's Reformation Renewal Weekend. The first session begins at 10:00 AM, Saturday, Oct. 25. All are welcome to attend any of the sessions
A "Neewollah" (that's Halloween spelled backwards) party hosted by River of God Church will be a safe place for kids and families to come during trick-or-treating to play games, get candy and hear a story on Oct. 31. There also will be a drawing for prizes.
The Neewollah activities will take place from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at River of God Church, 2490 E. Seventh Ave. in downtown North St. Paul.
Noah and his family are a big part of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church drama department’s ‘Children of Eden’ upcoming production. The musical focuses on family, love, greed, anger and more. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Hannah Scout Field, cast as Eve, Andy Doran as God, and Matt Okoneski playing Adam will perform in ‘Children of Eden,’ based on the Book of Genesis. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
‘Children of Eden’ will be presented Aug. 7 through 17 by the drama department at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, North St. Paul.