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September 18, 2016
Returning to his roots: Chris Falteisek’s ancestral journey
The year was 1976 and Chris Falteisek was in sixth grade at St. Joseph Parish School in Prescott, Wis. He had been watching "Roots" on TV, and...
September 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
September 11, 2016
VIEWPOINT: Got questions? Talk to this Alpha male
Ron Freimark arrives early at Resurrection Lutheran Church in Woodbury on a Monday night, setting aside the dessert he prepared, and giving his attention to an uncooperative DVD projector. It has become a regular routine for this 77-year-old retired pastor, who simply wants to help...
September 11, 2016 - 6:48am
September 8, 2016
Powered by the Son, and the sun
A renewed philosophy is being employed at a historic church in Woodbury. Backed by an anonymous donor, Woodbury Peaceful Grove United Methodist...
September 8, 2016 - 12:45pm
September 5, 2016
Lunch with a pastor and chaplain
The Revs. Stan Mader and Basil Owen met through a mutual friend—Owen's wife, Sue. They watched the 2002 Major League Baseball All-Star...
September 5, 2016 - 12:29pm
September 3, 2016
What does extreme poverty look like?
Last month, an exhibit in Afton gave visitors a glimpse into the lives of children living in extreme poverty in the developing world. From Aug....
September 3, 2016 - 10:05am
Prayers for contentment and generosity
May 3, 2016 - 12:25pm
April 29, 2016
Afton Islamic center approved
In front of a packed house, Afton City Council approved a conditional-use permit for a new Islamic center during its April 19 meeting. The Islamic...
April 29, 2016 - 12:13am
April 23, 2016
Taking a trip to Tanzania
"Through despair and hope. Through faith and love. Till we find our place on the path unwinding in the circle, the circle of life." Even though...
April 23, 2016 - 12:57am
April 9, 2016
Stations of the Cross come to life at St. Ambrose of Woodbury
Fourteen icons depicting the events of Jesus' last day—from condemnation to being laid in a tomb—are hung in Catholic church sanctuaries...
April 9, 2016 - 12:41am
April 5, 2016
Afton welcomes Islamic center
For the past five years the Islamic Society of Woodbury-East Metro has been holding worship services in a 2,500-square-foot office space along...
April 5, 2016 - 6:13pm
February 11, 2016
St. Ambrose of Woodbury Catholic School donates to resource center
Students and faculty at St. Ambrose of Woodbury Catholic School raised slightly more than $3,000 for the Woodbury Life Resource Center during...
February 11, 2016 - 12:42am
February 5, 2016
Men’s club contributes $175,000 to church causes
A group of local Catholics have raised more than $175,000 since they formed a club at a young church in Woodbury. St. Ambrose Catholic Community...
February 5, 2016 - 5:13pm
With a reminder that 'love is patient,' church competes on trivia night
Miniature crockpots and stashes of wine, shrimp and egg rolls, popcorn and pop, craft beer and cheese platters, cocktail sandwiches and brownies...
February 5, 2016 - 5:13pm
February 3, 2016
Fat Tuesday ends with pancake dinner
King of Kings Lutheran Church is hosting its annual Fat Tuesday pancake dinner from 5-6:30 p.m. Feb. 9. The dinner celebrates a day of feasting before the fasting season of Lent begins, and will include regular and chocolate chip pancakes, scrambled eggs, and sausage. Bring the...
February 3, 2016 - 12:10am
February 1, 2016
Resurrection Lutheran to host parent speaker on sex, drugs, fast cars
Guest speaker Rich Melheim will speak at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 9925 Bailey Road, Woodbury. His topic, “Sex, drugs and fast cars,” is aimed at students in grades 6-12 and their parents, grandparents and educators. All are welcome to attend. The...
February 1, 2016 - 12:09am