A forty-hour devotion at Immaculate Conception Church, 306 West Oak St., Osakis, starts Thursday, Aug. 10, at 9 a.m. with Benediction and exposition of the Blessed Sacrament and ends with Mass on Saturday, Aug. 12, at 4 p.m.
This family-friendly event features activities for kids, including free face painting. Sign-up for a tour of Sacred Heart Chapel; ride a horse-drawn wagon through St. Francis campus grounds. Check out the variety of food vendors and enjoy a 25-cent Franciscan peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
When Father Gregory Mastey was assigned to three rural parishes in Central Minnesota, he observed that parishioners were just not getting to know each other like they used to. He decided he wanted to do something to bring them together and build community.