Unitarian Universalist Fellowship to hold event

This service, led by Ronya Hoblit, Liz Loos, Liz Anderson and Karen Van Fossan with music by Elicia Faul, at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship and Church, 818 E. Divide Ave., in Bismarck, will be an opportunity to hear the latest news from UU churches around the world  — and from this year's General Assembly. Discussion on the theme of "Why We Love to be UUs (and All the Newest News from UU General Assembly" includes engaging the emerging, multicultural spirit of Unitarian Universalism, touching on a range of ideas for revising the 7 Principles and learning a new song or two. 

Hoblit is training director for the Native American Training Institute, Loos and Anderson are organizers for Dakota Resource Council, and Van Fossan is the church minister.

Lutheran Church celebrates 50th anniversary

Bethel Lutheran Church, established in 1967, will be hosting its 50th anniversary celebration of “Reaching, Caring and Sharing Christ” on Aug. 27. A worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m., with catered lunch following at noon, anniversary worship at 2 p.m. and an ensuing ice cream social.

The church, a member of the Missouri Synod, is located at 615 E. Turnpike Ave. in Bismarck. For more information, visit bethelbismarck.com or the Facebook page, Bethel Bismarck.

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