Faith Focus: ‘Blessing of the Animals’ set for Sunday

October 8, 2018

‘Blessing of the Animals’ is Sunday

LAKE CITY — St. Mark’s Episcopal Church will host a “Blessings of the Animals” ecumenical service at 10 a.m. Sunday at Handshaw Coulee on the Darwin and Nancy Meyers’ property in Lake City.

St. Mark’s will host its next community supper from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at McNairy Hall in the church at 110 S. Oak Street.

The menu include casseroles. Fruit salad, desserts and beverages will be served.

Meditation sessions continue

A meditation session will be offered from 5:15 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. every Tuesday through Dec. 18 at Assisi Heights Spirituality Center.

The time will begin with Cathy Ashton or Roxanne Schlasner leading a short guided meditation followed by silence. A bell will ring every 15 minutes allowing you to enter or exit as needed. All spiritual paths are welcome.

You may register by calling 282-7441 or going to www.rochesterfranciscan.org. There is no registration fee, but donations are welcome.

Women’s Connection luncheon is Tuesday

“Moving in to Fall” is the theme of the next Rochester Christian Women’s Connection monthly luncheon on Tuesday at the Eagles Club, 917 15th Ave. SE.

The luncheon starts at 11:45 a.m. and features speaker Laurie Kimball, of Minneapolis, who will deliver the message “See, Say or Do. Which One Are You.”

Admission is $15 and includes lunch. Reservations: Call 507-288-1144..

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