Upcoming faith and senior events

Faith in Isanti hosts “Walking with God” Vacation Bible School

Faith Lutheran Church, located on 2nd Avenue and Main Street in downtown Isanti, is hosting the evening Vacation Bible School on Monday, Aug. 8, through Thursday, Aug. 11, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Faith welcomes all children preschool through 6th grade!  Good stories, music, crafts, games and snacks will provide a great time for everyone! Call the church office at 763-444-9201  for any questions or just come and register on the 8th!

Free coffee and cookies for area shoppers in North Branch

Spring Lake Lutheran, North Branch, will offer a Deliberate Act of Kindness on Saturday, Aug. 13, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the parking lot at the North Branch Shopko.

All are invited to stop for a cup of hot coffee and a cookie.  This is a no-catch, no-strings attached event…just a free cup of coffee, a fresh, home-baked cookie and a cheery hello. For more information, call the church office at 651-674-4606 or [email protected]

Vacation Bible School at Calvary Lutheran

Calvary Lutheran at Rush Point is celebrating Vacation Bible School, Chosen By Jesus, Aug. 15-19 from 6-8 p.m. Each day children will learn about God’s love for us, play games, sing songs, do crafts and have fun! All children ages preschool to 6th grade are welcome. Contact the the church at 320-358-4829 for more information. Calvary Lutheran is located at 600 Rush Point Drive in Stanchfield.

Gospel concerts offered in Hinckley

2011 Southern Gospel Music Concerts will be held at First Presbyterian Church (PCA), 1813 Fire Monument Rd., Hinckley, every Saturday at 6:30 p.m. The church is located one mile east on Hwy. 48, across from the RV Park and Grand Inn.

For more information call 320-384-6440 or visit www.firstpreshinckley.org. A freewill offering will be received.

Aug. 13: Sweetwater Revival
Aug. 20: Paul Durocher Family
Aug. 27: Mike (Hansen) & Doug (Ammerman)

Braham Lutheran
Pig & Turkey Roast

The 15th Annual Pig & Turkey Roast will be held Friday, Aug. 19, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Braham Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Supper will be served from 5 to 7:30 p.m. There will also be great fellowship and great entertainment featuring the Northern Lights Bluegrass band of East Central Minnesota.

The church is located at the intersection of Co. Rd. 4 & West Central Drive in Braham.


Annual corn feed at Fish Lake Lutheran

All are invited to the Annual Corn Feed on Friday, Aug. 19, at Fish Lake Lutheran Church for fun, fellowship and food.

Event begins at 5:30 p.m. and features hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, bars, beverages and all the corn you can eat. A donation of $5 per person is suggested. All proceeds go toward maintaining the historical integrity of Fish Lake Lutheran.

Fish Lake Lutheran Church is located in Harris, (1/4 mile south of Stark) at 43353 Cedarcrest Trail (Co. Rd. 8). For more info, call the church at 651-674-4252.

SAC’s Annual Block Party Aug. 26

SAC’s Annual Block Party will be held Friday, Aug. 26 beginning at 5 p.m. Bring a dish to share for the potluck dinner (dinnerware will be provided). The party will feature Classic Country Singer Doyle Peck. Bring your lawn chair. Event held rain or shine (if raining, it will be held indoors).

SAC’s is located at 332 NW 3rd Ave., Cambridge. Call 763-689-6555 for further information.