The Christian season of Lent begins Wednesday, Feb. 13, and locally there are many opportunities to take part in Ash Wednesday services.
Atonement Lutheran Church - 4pm and 7pm (chili supper 4:45 - 6:30)
Bethel Lutheran - 7 p.m.
Bethlehem Lutheran Church - 7 p.m.
Lakepoint Chuch - 5:30-7 p.m. Lenten journey (20 minute sessions, ongoing), held at the Old Settlement Centre.
Praise Fellowship - 6:30 regular worship
St. Leonard's Catholic Church -
- 8 a.m. School Mass, but all are welcome
- 12:15 p.m. Word service (scripture reading), with distribution of ashes
- 4:30 p.m. Word service with distribution of ashes
- 7 p.m. Mass
- Soup and bread supper held 5 - 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria
St. Paul's Lutheran Church - 10 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. There will be a soup supper at 5:15 p.m.
Peace Lutheran (New Berlin) - 5pm and 7pm (Lenten dinner will be served at 5:45pm)
St. Joe's (Big Bend) - 8am, 5:15pm, 7pm
It's common for people to 'give up' things for Lent...what are you thinking of either giving up or changing? Are you usually successful? Tell us in the comments.