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July 13, 2011
Deziel leaves St. Rita's in Cottage Grove
As the Rev. Bill Deziel leaves St. Rita's Catholic Church in Cottage Grove, he said it was a joy to serve the congregation and walk with them...
July 13, 2011 - 1:02pm
June 29, 2011
A hand for marriage: St. Paul Park church celebrates long-married couples
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park celebrated couples who have been married 50 years or more during a special mass Tuesday. The...
June 29, 2011 - 8:54am
April 14, 2011
Weekend Planner: Lions' Easter Breakfast and more
Families planning activities this weekend may choose from star watching to an Easter drama, a garage sale, kid/adult fitness morning, the Woodbury Chamber of Commerce Expo at Beilenberg Sports Center, the first ever arts and antique fair at White Bear Lake High School, Hill-Murray's...
April 14, 2011 - 5:26pm
November 13, 2009
Compassionate listening more important than ever
When Maureen Dillon's days as a registered nurse were filled more by computers and machines than patients, she quit and found a job where people were the focus. Dillon has been the parish nurse at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park for the past 10 years -- the best...
November 13, 2009 - 7:51am
September 11, 2009
Volunteers build 'good neighbor' raingarden
There's a new raingarden at All Saints Lutheran Church in Cottage Grove that took nearly 10 weeks and more than 280 volunteer hours to install. "The church has needed a raingarden in the southeast corner of the parking for years," said Pastor Jules Erickson. "When it rained, water...
September 11, 2009 - 8:13am
May 15, 2009
Upcoming faith events
May 16 Discovery Community Church Church to reach out on Great Day of Service, May 16 Members of Discovery Community Church, 828 Portland Avenue, in St. Paul Park, will celebrate five years of ministry by giving back to the community on Saturday, May 16. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,...
May 15, 2009 - 8:12am
July 30, 2008
Church ready to go green for God
A wind turbine and solar panels popping up in a quiet Cottage Grove neighborhood wouldn't seem so far-fetched in these days of skyrocketing energy prices -- but on a church? All Saints Lutheran Pastor Jules Erickson doesn't see the problem, though. In fact, to her it makes perfect...
July 30, 2008 - 7:45am
March 20, 2008
UPDATE: Churches will merge by July 1
In early March, parishioners at Peaceful Grove United Methodist Church in Cottage Grove and Woodbury United Methodist Church voted to merge, creating one church with two locations.
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Faith Briefs: Interactive Good Friday offers 10 Stations of the Cross
Crossroads Church Families and individuals are invited to walk at their own pace through 10 Stations of the Cross set up throughout Crossroads Church on Friday, March 21. Each station will invite participants to prayerfully and imaginatively interact with the final events of Jesus'...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Faith: Easter musical 'One Voice' back for 15th annual presentation
A 40-member cast from Light the Way Church, Cottage Grove, will present "One Voice," an Easter musical, for the next two weekends. Admission is free, but tickets must be reserved for performances, which are scheduled at: n 7:30 p.m. Fridays, March 14, and 21; and n 3:30 p.m. Saturday...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 6, 2008
Methodist churches merge
Congregations at Peaceful Grove United Methodist Church in Cottage Grove, and Woodbury United Methodist Church, voted to merge effective July 1. The vote -- taken at both churches in special meetings last Sunday -- was 196 in favor, 83 against and one abstention. The blended parish...
March 6, 2008 - 8:14am
Lenten worship services
Lenten services Lenten services at Zion Lutheran Church, Cottage Grove, will begin at 7 p.m. Ash Wednesday, Feb. 6 and run through Wednesday, March 12. The Holden Evening Prayer Service will be used. Prior to Lenten services, soup suppers will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Suggested...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am
Open Heart Church, 700 Summit Ave., St. Paul Park, gives away free bread and baked goods from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturdays, Feb. 9 and March 15. Organizers say they will also provide an opportunity for visitors to receive private prayer for personal needs at the same time. For details,...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am
Mardi Gras takes a walk in The Park
"Safari in the Park" is the theme for this year's Mardi Gras in The Park at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 920 Holley Ave., St. Paul Park. The celebration, traditionally held prior to Ash Wednesday, was changed so that it wouldn't clash with Super Bowl Sunday. Everyone is invited to...
February 6, 2008 - 10:00am
January 30, 2008
Families, money, habits
Learn secrets to help your children become savvy consumers at "Families, Money and Habits: A $1 trillion opportunity," at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at Woodbury Lutheran Church. Speaker Nathan Dungan will share what it takes to inspire, motivate and encourage the next generation...
January 30, 2008 - 10:00am