(218) 828.9374 Baxter, Minnesota

November 3, 2017

No Middle School Youth Group – There will be no Middle School Youth Group this Sunday, November 5.

Help supply Thanksgiving food baskets for 15 area families in need – Please drop off canned vegetables and cranberries, boxes of stuffing, boxes or bags of potatoes (bagged potatoes only if close to the holiday to ensure they stay fresh), and jars or packets of gravy in the Narthex by November 15. On November 19th, the Sunday before Thanksgiving, LOL members will be invited to volunteer to deliver baskets to the families. Thank you for sharing with those in need this holiday season.

LOLLY (Lot’s of Living Left Yet) – will meet on Wednesday, November 15 at 11:30 am at Lord of Life for a potluck and presentation. If you have any questions, please call Pat Huhta at 218-330-3447.

Thanksgiving Eve Services – We will gather for worship on Wednesday, November 22, Thanksgiving Eve at 12 pm and 7 pm.

Calling all Knitters and Crocheters – Our giving tree is up and ready for your handmade scarves, hats and mittens. If you would like to help fill our tree, we have yarn available in the Narthex.

A New Short Course At Lord Of Life – entitled “Introduction to the World of the New Testament” will begin on November 29th. The focus is on the practice of interpreting New Testament texts. We will use the models and insights from the presentations on the Select DVD to explore questions raised by the study of specific New Testament texts and then discuss how these texts continue to shape our faith and practice in today’s world.

Here are a list of the session dates and times. We hope you will be able to join us.

  • Session 1 – New Testament Literature – November 29th at 7 pm & 30th at 9 am.
  • Session 2 – New Testament Canon – December 6th at 7 pm & 7th at 9 am.
  • Session 3 – The Greco-Roman World – December 13th at 7 pm & 14th at 9 am.
  • Session 4 – Jewish Context of Early Christian Literature  – December 20that 7 pm & December 21st at 9 am.