Spring Rally 2021
The St. Ansgar Zone held its Spring Rally on April 17 at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Elma. Pastor Korth had opening devotions. Our Zone counselor, Pastor Korth led us in bible study on Hebrews 12: 1-17. The Christian Life Committee of Pat Heddens, Denise Gerdts and Jan Kruger presented the skit “The Storms of Life”. Our speaker was Rev. Keith Haney from Iowa West District Mission Outreach. His speech he entitled “Culture in America Today”. Our ingathering was for the Riceville Food Bank. We gathered money and several boxes of items for them. The Orphan Train trailer was filled and the back of a pick-up truck. We had 26 members, 2 pastors and 6 guests. Our offering was $349.00.
Fall Rally 2020
he St. Ansgar held it’s Fall Rally on Saturday, Oct. 10 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Osage. Pastor Kaltwaser had opening devotions. Our Zone counselor, Pastor Korth led us in bible study. The Christian Life Committee of Karen Peters. Pat Heddens and Denise Gerdts presented the Lexington Convention sketch “Running the Race”. Our speaker was Rev. John Wegener with UNI Campus Ministry and student Amanda. Our ingathering was for the campus ministries at College Hill. We elected Mary Rosendahl as the new Vice-President and Arla .Murray-Juhl as the new Treasurer. We gathered a trailer of items for the Orphan Grain Train. We had 28 members, 2 Pastors’ and 3 Guests attending Our offering was $321.00.