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June 4, 2015
Members of Bethany Lutheran Church in Star Prairie are shown during a Sunday church service on May 17. (Submitted photo)
Bethany Lutheran to celebrate 125th anniversary
June 4, 2015 - 9:14am
March 19, 2015
Interim pastor Kirstin Kellaher (left) talks with members of Christ Lutheran Church during a Wednesday night prior to youth ministries and the weekly service. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Area churches go through pastor transitions with help from interim pastors
March 19, 2015 - 10:35am
November 6, 2014
Pastor Van Bredeson, who died of unexpectedly from complications of a brain aneurysm Thursday, Oct. 30, was formally installed as pastor at Christ Lutheran Church in Somerset in August, but had been serving as interim pastor since March. He formerly served as the education youth and family pastor at Bethel Lutheran in Hudson for 22 years. (Photo by Sarah Young)
Beloved pastor dies suddenly
November 6, 2014 - 2:51pm
September 11, 2014
Emily Olson (left) and Caitlyn Thurber motivated the congregation at Christ Lutheran Church in Somerset to make these sandwiches for Project 363, a nonprofit group that provides food to the homeless, on Jubilee Sunday, Sept. 7. (Photo by Sarah Young)
What about the other 363 days?
September 11, 2014 - 12:43pm
August 28, 2014
Ryan Schroeder delivers a sermon during a Wednesday night service at St. Luke’s. He said weeknight worship accommodates those who have particularly busy weekends. (Photo by Jenny Hudalla)
Day in the Life: Pastor serves community, congregation with help from above
August 28, 2014 - 10:17am
August 7, 2014
Pastor Van Bredeson will be formally installed as pastor at Christ Lutheran Church in Somerset on Sunday, Aug. 10. He formerly served as the education youth and family pastor at Bethel Lutheran in Hudson for 22 years. (Photo by Sarah Young)
New pastor brings creative energy to Christ Lutheran
August 7, 2014 - 1:45pm
Roberts United Church of Christ’s new interim pastor Zoe Kuester stands before a favorite wall hanging depicting Central American women’s idea of Heaven. Kuester said she wants people to know she appreciates a good joke, but don’t expect her to remember them. She took over pastoral duties July 21. (Photo by Sarah Young)
A warm welcome: New pastor begins at Roberts UCC
August 7, 2014 - 1:38pm
April 18, 2014
According to Trinity Lutheran’s Marti Peterson, children put the first bricks on the house as part of the kick-off on the first Sunday of the Challenge as the council members contributed enough for them to each be able to put on a brick. During Sunday School, they made little house banks that are on the tables to collect loose change. They all received hard hats a couple of Sundays later for their construction work.They are also making flowers for the house. (Submitted photo)
Churches challenging for charity
April 18, 2014 - 11:18am
February 14, 2014
Barb Geisler (left) and Pastor Troy Jensen stand where the reception counter will go when Full Spectrum Healing Center in Hammond is fully remodeled. (Photo by Sarah Young)
The power of prayer; Full Spectrum Healing Center opens in Hammond
February 14, 2014 - 10:54am
September 12, 2013
Bridge Bible Church enjoying new building
September 12, 2013 - 9:34am
September 5, 2013
Julie and Carl Gaede, along with daughters Emma and Grace, talk with village residents in Uganda as part of their five-year ministry to offer healing to those who have suffered emotional trauma due to war. (Submitted photo)
Five years of healing ... and counting
September 5, 2013 - 6:41am
August 16, 2013
A stone slab engraved with Matthew 11:28 greets  visitors as they enter the meditation garden at St. Luke's Lutheran Church.
St. Luke's adds path, pavers and prayer box to meditation garden
August 16, 2013 - 11:44am
August 6, 2013
Local man gets Packers season tickets after decades on waiting list
August 6, 2013 - 8:29am
July 11, 2013
Pictured (left to right, front row) are quiz team members Seth Crawford, Jason Rapp, Megan Johnson, Joelle Rapp, Caleb Blomberg; and (back row) Mitchell Covey, Maegan Crawford (assistant coach), Jeff Rapp (coach, Owen Covey, Dave Blomberg (coach), David Blomberg, and Tamara Rapp (coach). Other team members not pictured include Samantha Brown and Tristan Steel.
Team competes at nationals
July 11, 2013 - 12:43pm
July 3, 2013
Pictured (left to right) are the participants in a recent missions trip through Immaculate Conception Church in New Richmond. (Front) Wendy Dadez, Bob (Batch) Baczynski, Kathy Brossmer, Matt Blietz, Cari Giannini; middle Mel Riel, Sherry Halonen, Lisa Johnson, Maria Medini, Chelsea Blietz, Catherine Magler, Kelly Bibeau, Carly Ferguson, Michael Medini, Zach Schoepke, Sam Krueger, Jessica Zipperer, Ally Halonen, Melissa Graham, Lizzi McKinney; (back) Cliff Tenner, Sam Charbonneau, Brittany Weninger, Aaron...
Church group lends a helping hand
July 3, 2013 - 8:28am