Church Bulletin

DATE SET FOR ANNUAL ADVENT TEA AT ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH IN MINOT The women of Zion Lutheran Church, 1800 Hiawatha St., Minot, will hold their annual Advent breakfast on Dec. 7 in the fellowship hall of the church. The breakfast is for women of all ages.

Breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. and a program will follow. The speaker will be the Rev. Taryn Montgomery from Bread of Life Lutheran Church, Minot. Special music will be provided by Kayla and Devin Cole, of Minot.

There will be door prizes.

NATIVITY, MUSIC CELEBRATION TO INCLUDE RUSTIC DINNER The 2013 Nativity and Music Celebration, hosted by the Bishop Ryan Music Department, will be held Dec. 7 and 8 at Bishop Ryan Catholic School, in Minot. Nativities from all over the world will be on display from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 7 and from noon to 3 p.m. on Dec. 8.

This year’s event will also feature a rustic Christmas dinner on Dec. 8 from noon to 3 p.m. Dinner tickets, which will be available at the door, are $10 for adults and $5 for students 12 and younger.

The event will conclude with a free Christmas concert on Dec. 8 at 3:30 p.m.

‘WOMEN OF FAITH’ SIMULCAST TO BE OFFERED IN MINOT “Women of Faith,” a national simulcast, will be shown Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. in First Baptist Church, 200-3rd St. SW, Minot.

The event will offer something for everyone with a mixture of Bible-based messages from world-class speakers, concerts by chart-topping musicians, comedy and performing arts presentations.

The church is paying the full cost of the event and is offering it free-of-charge to all people, not just women, in the greater Minot area.

For more information, call 852-4533.

DATE SET FOR ANNUAL BAZAAR AT MINOT CHURCH Faith United Methodist Church Women will hold their bazaar Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the church at 5900 U.S. Highway 83 N.

There will be Christmas decorations, quilts, aprons and cookbooks for sale. There will also be a bake sale, cookie walk and silent auction.

A luncheon of soup, sandwiches and bars will be served starting at 11 a.m.

ANNUAL LUNCHEON TO BE HELD AT SARON LUTHERAN ?The Saron Lutheran Christmas annual luncheon will be Dec. 7 at 12:30 p.m. in the church southwest of Minot.

There will be entertainment, door prizes and singing of Christmas carols.

Ladies are asked to bring a dish to share and non-perishable food items for the food pantries in Minot.

A freewill offering will be received.

FIRST BAPTIST XYZ TO MEET THURSDAY First Baptist Church XYZ, a senior adult ministry for people in the 50-plus age group, will meet Thursday at 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 200-3rd St. SW.

Geraldine Myles-Ornek, of Minot, will share her life story from Indonesia, Netherlands, and the United States.

Refreshments will be served. People are asked to bring a plate of goodies to share.

ESTATE PLANNING SEMINAR TO BE HELD SUNDAY IN MINOT CHURCH Minot attorney Jon Backes will be the featured speaker at an estate planning seminar Sunday at 12:15 p.m. in the lower level of the Congregational United Church of Christ, 430 N. Broadway.

Among topics Backes will touch upon on are wills, trusts, estate and gift taxes, general and healthcare powers of attorney.

He will also respond to questions from the audience.