Workshop to focus on Christian parenting

“Love Never Fails: Tools for the Vocation of Christian Parenting” is the topic of a workshop sponsored by the Central MN Parish Nurses and CentraCare Health. Presenter Jim Otremba will discuss developing healthy family habits and relationships. The workshop is from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, at CentraCare Plaza, Windfeldt Room, 1900 […]

Fatherhood motivates Birthline’s new executive director

Michael Stalboerger joined Birthline Inc. of St. Cloud May 16 as its new executive director. The Christian-based organization provides education, mentoring, support services and referrals to those affected by an unintended or crisis pregnancy. Family is what drives Stalboerger, who lives in Cold Spring with his wife, Mandy, and their two children Noah, 6, and […]

MCC: Surrogacy commission, drug sentencing reform among legislative wins

By Maria Wiering / For The Visitor The establishment of a surrogacy commission, passage of drug sentencing reform legislation and withdrawal of a bill to legalize physician-assisted suicide are among the victories the Minnesota Catholic Conference is celebrating following the end of the Minnesota State Legislature’s 11-week session May 23. “A lot of good things […]