Central Lutheran Church
A new home for the elderly is now open in Africa, thanks to an effort in Elk River. The first four people were scheduled to move into the Elder House on Dec. 6, according to the Rev. Sonja Dixon. Dixon and her husband, Dan, were among the nine people who traveled from Elk River to Tanzania [...]...Read More
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A community Thanksgiving Eve worship service will be held at Central Lutheran Church, 1103 School St., Elk River at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27. The public is invited. The service is planned and led by the Elk River Ministerial Association. The Rev. Sonja Dixon will speak. A pie fest will follow the s...Read More
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Central Lutheran Church, 1103 School St., Elk River, will again be hosting a Thanksgiving Day Dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28. All are welcome to attend and no reservations are required. The dinner is free. Donations will be accepted but are not required. If you would like to arrange...Read More
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Click here to learn more about the friendship that has led to the Elder House plan. by Joni Astrup Associate Editor In Tanzania, Africa, the AIDS epidemic and a flight to the city for economic reasons have resulted in the disappearance of much of the middle generation of family caregivers. As a resu...Read More
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Click here to read about an Elder House project. by Joni Astrup Associate Editor For 13 years, Central Lutheran Church in Elk River has had a friendship with two Lutheran churches in Tanzania, Africa. It began during a Mission Extravaganza event at Central Lutheran in 2000. The Rev. Isaac Jonathan C...Read More
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by Jim Boyle Editor A group of directors of children’s and family ministries in the Elk River area have combined forces to see God in Action. They are working together to put on a free outdoor Vacation Bible School on the evenings of July 14-18 at Lion’s Park in Elk River. This partnership betwe...Read More
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Central Lutheran Church and Young Life will partner again to make Elk River a cleaner place to live. Curt Hinkle, the head of the local Young Life chapter, said the hope is to spend four hours on April 20 combing the streets and parks of Elk River to pick up trash along roadways and in [...]...Read More
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