Religion briefs 7/17
Saturday, July 17, 2004
Egypt Mills Trinity Lutheran Church installs pastor
The Rev. Kevin Olson will be installed Sunday as the new pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Egypt Mills, Mo. The ceremony will begin at 3 p.m., and a reception will follow. Olson is a recent graduate of Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. He and his wife, Paulette, have four children. The Olsons originally are from Victoria, Minn.
Region's priests get new assignments
Bishop John J. Leibrecht of the Springfield-Cape Girardeau Catholic Diocese recently announced new assignments for priests in the region. The changes take effect Aug. 18.
Trinity Lutheran Church to hold VBS
Trinity Lutheran Church of Egypt Mills will hold vacation Bible school from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 25 to 29. A light dinner will be served before activities Monday through Thursday, beginning at 5:15 p.m.
Church to hold children's soccer camps
Lynwood Baptist Church will hold soccer camps for children Aug. 2 to 6 at the church. The camps are taught by college students serving as missionaries through the Missouri Baptist Convention. Camps will be held for grades 1 to 3 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and for grades 4 to 6 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. For information, contact Sherry Ford, camp director, at 204-7775.
-- From staff reports