St. Paul's Episcopal Holds Candlelight Epiphany Banquet

Wednesday, January 1, 2014
A Candlelight Epiphany Banquet at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 805 West 7th St., will be Monday Jan. 6, at 6 p.m. in Key-Andrews Hall. Come as you are from the office or come wearing holiday attire. Leading our Charitable Conversations will be Chris Andersen, president of a Minneapolis community foundation with a national impact. Menu includes wine bar, $15. Pleased let us know of dietary needs. Carpool and designate a driver. Nursery and child care by reservation. Saint Paul's After Hours members may be seated together at reserved tables if you wish.
RSVP anytime by email or voicemail to Amy@stpaulschatt.org or 602-5660. 

“Love In Action” Conference To Be Held April 11-12 At Grace Episcopal Church

The Center for Mindful Living and Grace Episcopal Church have partnered to present a weekend conference with a diverse slate of spiritual leaders. On Saturday, April 11, “Love in Action: Christ and the Buddha” will be a day-long event featuring meditations with Thanissara, addresses by Andrew Harvey and Kittisaro, lunch, and a panel discussion. On Sunday, April 12, Andrew Harvey ... (click for more)

Brainerd Hills Baptist Church Offers Good Friday Service

There will be a Good Friday service at Brainerd Hills Baptist Church on  Friday, at   7:30 p.m.   The adult choir and orchestra will present "Love Ran Red".   The senior pastor is Dr. Richard Mason, and the church is at  6611 E. Brainerd Road. (click for more)

Cleveland, Tn., Production Company Owner Charged With Defrauding Church Of God International Of $100,000

The head of a Cleveland, Tn., production company has been charged with defrauding the Cleveland-based Church of God International of $100,000 in connection with his part in setting up the church's world convention in Orlando, Fla., in 2010. Troy Scot Carter was charged by federal authorities with securities fraud. A four-page criminal information says the church hired Carter ... (click for more)

City Set To Commission $200,000 Mural On MLK Boulevard By Famed Muralist Meg Saligman; Foundations To Cover Cost

The city is set to commission a $200,000 mural on the side of the AT&T Building on MLK Boulevard by famed muralist Meg Saligman. Ms. Saligman has created over 50 murals all over the world, including one called  "Fertile Ground" that is 32,500 square feet in Omaha, Neb. Her most famous mural is "Common Threads" on the west wall of the Stevens Administrative Center ... (click for more)

Finley Stadium Needs To Grow Up - And Response

RE:  Finley Stadium Financial Picture Rosy; Beer And Alcohol Sales Approved; AstroTurf Almost Ready and City, County Pitching In $250,000 Each For New Finley Stadium AstroTurf I read a story here five days ago about a rosy future for Finley stadium. It lead me to believe that the stadium was making money and even improvements with donations.  Then we get a short ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The 15-Year-Old Marine

There are 58,267 names on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall that today sits majestically in the Constitution Gardens of our nation's capital. It has never been lost on me that 33,103 of those who are named were only 18 years old when they died. But what caught my eye during my morning reading is that one of the names carved in the black granite “Dan Bullock“ was only 15 years old ... (click for more)