Church News Nov. 3, 2022

St. Catherine Catholic Church

203 E. Brown St., Luverne

St. Catherine Ph. 283-8502;

Monsignor Gerald Kosse, Pastor

Sundays 8:30 a.m. Mass. Public Mass will be celebrated at FULL capacity in the church. Masses: 9 a.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Friday at the nursing homes – check the bulletin. All Sunday masses will be live streamed on Facebook at Visit for more information.


Luverne Christian Reformed Church

605 N. Estey St., Luverne

Office Ph. 283-8482; Prayer Line Ph. 449-5982

Sundays 9:30 a.m. Worship service. 6:30 p.m. Evening worship service. We are streaming Sunday services live on YouTube at 9:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Send him a friend request if you’re not connected. You may also visit our website for delayed broadcasts. Also our services are on local cable TV at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and at 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays. In all circumstances, may we joyfully declare: “Our help is in the name of the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.” Psalm 124:8.


First Baptist Church

103 N. Jackson St., P.O. Box 975, Luverne

Ph. 283-4091; email:

Walt Moser, Pastor

Sundays, 10:30 a.m. In-person worship service. Service is also on Facebook Live at 10:30 a.m.


Grace Lutheran Church

500 N. Kniss Ave., Luverne

Ph. 507-283-4431;

Dave Christenson, Interim Pastor

Thursday, Nov. 3: 8:30 a.m. Missions in Action. Sunday, Nov. 6 —All Saints Sunday: 9 a.m. Worship service with Holy Communion. 10 a.m. Coffee. Sunday School. Drums & Jesus. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Fall Dinner and youth silent auction. Tuesday, Nov. 8: 8: 9 a.m. Staff meeting. 6:45 p.m. Ministry meetings. 8 p.m. PPC meeting. Wednesday, Nov. 9: 7 a.m. Men’s Bible Study. 6:15 p.m. 6th Grade confirmation class. 6:30 p.m. Voices of Grace rehearsal. 7:30 p.m. 7th Grade confirmation class. Online, TV and Radio Worship options are available. Online worship: Sundays 9 a.m. at, click Worship tab; or Facebook page at Grace Lutheran ELCA, Luverne. TV: Vast Channel 3 Mondays at 4:30 p.m. and Fridays at 10 a.m. Radio: KQAD-AM Radio Sundays at 8:15 a.m.


Bethany Lutheran Church

720 N. Kniss Ave., Luverne

Ph. 507-283-4571 or 605-215-9834

Andrew Palmquist, Pastor

Sundays, 10:15 a.m. Worship service; worship online as well (at Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. Zoom Bible study. See our Facebook page, Bethany Lutheran Church (Luverne) for other classes and events.


American Reformed Church

304 N. Fairview Dr., Luverne

Ph. 507-283-8600; email:

Friday, Nov. 4: 6:30 a.m. Community Men’s Bible study. Saturday, Nov. 5: 10 a.m. Baby shower for TJ and Kaitlyn Van Peursem. Sunday, Nov. 6: 9:30 a.m. Worship Service. 10:50 a.m. Sunday School. Monday, Nov. 7 p.m. Consistory meeting. Tuesday, Nov. 8: 12 p.m. Staff meeting. 5-7:30 p.m. Mexican supper and bake-off auction. Wednesday, Nov. 9: 5:30 p.m. Midweek Meal. 6:30 p.m. Pioneer Clubs and Youth Groups. 8:15 p.m. Cantana rehearsal. Services are also broadcast on Vast Channel 3 on Mondays at 6 p.m. and Wednesdays at 4 p.m. DVD’s available upon request. To stay up to date on announcements, follow us on Facebook and Instagram @arcluverne.


Rock River Community Church

1075 110th Ave., Luverne

Ph. 507-283-9070; email:

Bob Junak, Pastor

Come as you are—Sundays @ 10 a.m.: Main Service. Kids church age 3-6th grade—Nursery. Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m. Midweek Service—Kids age 3-6th grade.


United Methodist Church

109 N. Freeman Ave., Luverne

Ph. 283-4529

Thursday, Nov. 3: 7 p.m. New AA group. Saturday, Nov. 5: 8 p.m. AA meeting. Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Adult Sunday school; FUEL. 9:45 a.m. coffee hour. 10:30 a.m. Worship Service. 4:30 p.m. Genesis/Revelation Bible Study. Wednesday, Nov. 9: 6:15 p.m. FUEL and confirmation. 8 p.m. AA meeting. Thursday, Nov. 10: 7 p.m. New AA meeting. Live streamed on Facebook and radio.


First Presbyterian Church

302 Central Lane, Luverne

Ph. 283-4787; email:

Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Adult Sunday school. 10:15 a.m. Worship service. Youth Sunday school during worship service. In-person Worship service and live on Facebook. Our Facebook page can be found under First Presbyterian Church of Luverne. We are also on the local Luverne cable station at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and 10 a.m. on Thursdays.


St. John Lutheran Church

803 N. Cedar St., Luverne

Ph. 283-2316; email:

Thursday, Nov. 4: 4 p.m. Jean Hartz. Saturday, Nov. 5: 5:30 p.m. Worship Service. 6:30 p.m. Soup Supper and Bingo. Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Worship Service. 10:15 a.m. Sunday School; Adult Bible Study. 11:15 a.m. Junior Choir. Monday, Nov. 7: 1 p.m. Quilters meet. 7 p.m. Elders’ meeting. Tuesday, Nov. 8: 7 p.m. Women’s Missionary Guild. Wednesday, Nov. 9: 9 a.m. Bible Study. 10:30 a.m. Little Lambs Chapel. 1 p.m. Little Lambs Chapel. 6:30 p.m. Catechesis Class. Kids for Christ. 7 p.m. Senior choir. 7:30 p.m. Youth Group. Thursday, Nov. 10: 9 a.m. Little Lambs Chapel. Services will be available on the Vast Channel 3 Sunday and online at the city website,


Living Rock Church

500 E. Main St., Luverne

Ph. 449-0057;

Josh Hayden, Pastor


New Life Celebration Church

101 W. Maple, Luverne

Ph. (605) 368-1924; email:

Food mission every third Thursday.


Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church

305 E. 2nd St., P.O. Box 36, Hardwick

Ph. (507) 669-2855;

Jesse Baker, Pastor

Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Worship service. 10:15 a.m. Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. Bible study. Worship service on Luverne cable at 3:30 p.m. every Thursday and Friday.


Ben Clare United Methodist Church

26762 Ben Clare Ave., Valley Springs, S.D.

Bill Bates, Pastor


First Lutheran Church

300 Maple St., Valley Springs, S.D.

Ph. (605) 757-6662 –

Mark Eliason, Pastor

Wednesday, Nov. 2: 6:30 p.m. Confirmation Class for 7th and 8th graders at First Lutheran. Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Worship service with Holy Communion. 10 a.m. Sunday School. We Are ONLINE! Facebook: @FirstLutheranValley Springs; YouTube: FirstPalisadeLutheranParish.


Palisade Lutheran Church

211 121st St., Garretson, S.D.

Ph. (507) 597-6257

Mark Eliason, Pastor

Wednesday, Nov. 2: 6:30 p.m. Confirmation Class for 7th and 8th graders at First Lutheran Church. Sunday, Nov. 6: 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. 10:30 a.m. Worship service with Holy Communion. 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Harvest Fest with basket and bucket drawings at 1 p.m. Meal will be served. Free will donation. We Are ONLINE! Facebook: @PalisadeLC; YouTube: FirstPalisadeLutheranParish.


First Presbyterian Church

201 S. 3rd St., P.O Box 73, Beaver Creek

Ph. 507-935-5025


Sundays, 9:30 a.m. Worship Service. Second Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m. Session meeting.


Magnolia United Methodist Church

501 E. Luverne St., Magnolia

Ph. 605-215-3429


Nancy Manning, Pastor

Sunday, 9 a.m., in-person with livestream available on the church’s Facebook site.


Steen Reformed Church

112 W. Church Ave., Steen

Ph. 855-2336

Jeremy Wiersema, Pastor

Sunday, 9:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Worship service in-person with livestream available on Facebook and YouTube. Radio worship on KQAD Sundays at 9:30 a.m.


Bethlehem Lutheran Church

112 N. Main St., Hills

Ph. 962-3270 /

Nita Parker, Pastor

Sunday, Nov. 6: 9 a.m. Worship at Tuff Chapel. 9 a.m. Sunday school. 10 a.m. Worship Service. Worship will be streamed live to Facebook at Bethlehem of Hills. You can find more info on our website


Hills United Reformed Church

410 S. Central Ave., Hills

Office Ph. 962-3254

Alan Camarigg, Pastor


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