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Hesper Lutheran Church celebrates 150 years of faith


Mon, May 25th, 2015
Posted in Mabel Faith & Worship

Hesper Lutheran Church will mark its 150th anniversary during a weekend of special events June 6-7, 2015. On Saturday, June 6, there will be an informal social time with ice cream and strawberries starting at 3 p.m. to look at pictures and other memorabilia from the church’s history, share stories, and reminisce. A formal time of sharing will start around 5 p.m. for those who wish to share memories with the whole group. A short choir rehearsal will follow in preparation for Sunday worship.

The celebration worship service on Sunday, June 7 will begin at 11 a.m. Pastor Mark Anderson, assistant to the Bishop of the Northeastern Iowa Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, will give the sermon. Following the worship service, a catered meal will be served. There will be an afternoon program starting at 1:30 p.m., with music provided by the Luren Singers at 2 p.m.

Although not required, RSVPs to the church office are appreciated by June 3 for planning the meal. Anniversary books, commemorative Christmas ornaments, and CDs will be available. Free will donations will be accepted for the meal and commemorative items. A choir and instrumental ensemble will provide special music for the Sunday worship service. Choir and instrumental rehearsals will be held Saturday at about 5:30 p.m. following the social time and on Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m. Call (563) 735-5925 or email bohoffice@mabeltel.coop to RSVP for the meal or for more information about participating in the choir or instrumental ensemble. For updates about the weekend’s activities, go to www.bohlutheran.org.

Mabel United Methodist raffle winners announced

Fri, Nov 22nd, 2013
Posted in Mabel Faith & Worship

The Mabel United Methodist Church held its annual raffle drawing on Wednesday, November 13 at the conclusion of its bazaar. Thirty prizes were given to the following winners: 1.) Miles Breitsprecher of Mabel won $50 donated by Terry Sagdalen 2. ..... 
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Bierman family to lead worship service for Steam Engine Days celebration

Thu, Aug 29th, 2013
Posted in Mabel Faith & Worship

The Bierman family of rural Lanesboro, Minn. will lead the Ecumenical Worship Service during the Hesper-Mabel Steam Engine Days celebration. The Biermans consisting of Dad, Mom and four children, ages 12 to 18, have enjoyed playing and singing gosp ..... 
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