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Grieving a Loss During the Holidays


All adults grieving the death of a loved one are invited to attend this special event. A free breakfast will be served in the church’s Gathering Room at 9 a.m. as First Lutheran member and licensed professional counselor John Hegg offers a presentation on the topic of grief, and gives suggestions on how navigate the holiday season while coping with the death of a loved one   The morning concludes with a prayer service in the chapel of First Lutheran as we honor our loved ones with a candle-lighting ceremony and encounter comforting words of hope through Scripture and music. 

This event is free and open to all adults, but advance registration is required.  Please stop by First Lutheran’s Information Desk, call (605) 336-3734, or click the button above to register by Monday, Nov. 13. Questions? Please contact Pastor Katherine Olson at 339-1983 ext. 214, or email

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