Salem Chapel perch dinner is Sept. 22 at fairgrounds

Salem Chapel United Methodist Church will host a fish dinner Friday, Sept. 22, from 4 to 7 p.m. at its building at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. The dinner will feature fried perch, ... Continue Reading →

St. John’s School/Church to host Steak Fry Dinner Sept. 23

St. John’s Lutheran Church & School is serving a Steak Fry Dinner on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, from 4-6 p.m. Steaks will be grilled outside and cooked to order.  ... Continue Reading →

First UMC dedicates some special new spots

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) First United Methodist Church of LaPorte dedicated three special sites Sunday, July 31, 2017, one honoring two ... Continue Reading →

Fun, music, crafts at Presbyterian church’s vacation Bible school

Information provided Vacation Bible school will be in full swing again this year with a new theme at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte. Each early evening from 6 to 8 Sunday, July ... Continue Reading →

Sacred Heart Rummage Sale is June 15-17

Sacred Heart Church, LaPorte, will hold its annual rummage sale on June 16 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and June 17 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the old church building, corner of Bach and Pulaski ... Continue Reading →

Father Nate Edquist, Father Gregory Bim-Merle are ordained as priests

Story and photos by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) Hundreds packed Holy Angels Cathedral in Gary to watch the ordination of two young hometown men to the Priesthood. ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County Ministerial Association presents “20 Minutes with God: Lent 2017”

The LaPorte County Ministerial Association invites the community to attend its ecumenical “20 Minutes with God” Lenten series. This year’s services will take place at State ... Continue Reading →

LP Presbyterians donate food, funds

The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte’s congregation donated $415.54 and non-perishable foodstuffs during the national Souper Bowl of Caring Feb. 5, 2017. While the event was in partnership ... Continue Reading →

Holy Trinity rummage sale is Feb. 24-25

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 7396 W. Johnson Rd., will host its annual rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Among items available will be clothes ... Continue Reading →

New pastor at Calvary Baptist

Calvary Baptist Church, 18th and I streets, LaPorte, has a new pastor. Rev. Tim Schryer, a graduate of Purdue University, previously served as Associate Pastor at New Bethel Baptist ... Continue Reading →