Churches and Schools

Churches and Schools

Churches

Covenant Church
First Lutheran Church
Nora Lutheran Church ELCA
Our Lady of the Runestone Catholic Church
LCMC

Schools

West Central Area South Elementary School
West Central Area Secondary School

Churches Serving the Kensington Area

Covenant Church

Pastor:
Pastor David Wallin

Phone:
(320) 283-5146

Services:
9am and 11am, in alternating months

Holy Communion:
April 1, June 3, August 5, October 7, December 2

Sunday School:
10am

Bible Study:
Every Tuesday at 9:30am. Call the pastor for the location.

Other Activities:
Covenant Women meet the second Thursday each month at the church. Summer months (May through August), at 7:30. The rest of the year at 2pm.
Family Nights are the second or fourth Sunday of each month.
Veggie Tales videos for children are the second Wednesday of each month.
The Harvest Festival is held in November.


First Lutheran Church

Pastor:
Pastor Kathryn Rothman

Phone:
(320) 965-2540

Services:
May service, 11am
June, July, August services, 9:30am

Sunday School:
10:30am (Last day is May 22nd)

Bible Study:
Second Thursday monthly at parishioners’ homes.

Other Activities:
Ladies Aid meets most months on the first Wednesday at 7:30 at the church.
Choir practice is on Monday at 7:30 during the school year.
Prayer brunch is on the first Saturday in December.
Men’s breakfast dates vary.
Country Fair is held in September.
Meatball supper is on the first Sunday in April.
Salad luncheon is on the first Saturday in May.
Turkey supper is on the Saturday of MEA weekend.
Soup and sandwiches are served before Lenten services.


Nora Lutheran Church ELCA

Pastor:
Pastor Kathryn Rothman

Location:
In Nora Township, South of Kensington

Phone:
(320) 965-2417

Services:
9:30am or 11am in the Winter, 10:30 in the Summer
Worship times alternate every week with Solem Lutheran ELCA’s services.

Communion:
The first late service of every month.

Sunday School:
10:45am on Sundays of early worship and 9:30 on Sundays of later worship.
Meets from the Sunday after Labor Day through the Sunday before Memorial Day.

Other Activities:
The Sunday school class takes part in the regular worship several Sundays during the year, and put on a Christmas program each year on the Sunday before Christmas eve.
The Nora Lutheran Church Women (NLCW) meet the second Thursday of each month at 1:30.
The NLCW also has a mission projects group which meets regularly to create quilts and other items to be sent to Lutheran World Relief and other places where there is a need.
Ice cream social in the summer.
An annual lutefisk supper is held in October.


Our Lady of the Runestone Catholic Church

Pastor:
Pastor Roger Thoeness

Phone:
(320) 283-5273
Phone at church: (320) 965-2596

Services:
Sunday Mass at 8:30am
Weekday Mass Wednesday and Friday at 5:30pm

Sunday School:
Religious education classes are held after Mass during the school year.

Other Activities:
Coffee and refreshments are served after Mass on the first Sunday of the month.
Soup and sandwiches are served after Lenten services.
Ethnic food preparation and bake sale is on the first Saturday in December.
The annual church dinner is in September.


LCMC Church

Pastor:
Pastor David Wallin

Location:
In the Kensington Community Center

Services:
8:30am

Sunday School:
9:45am


Schools Serving the Kensington Area

West Central Area Schools

West Central Area South Elementary

Grades:
Kindergarten through 6th Grade

Location:
Kensington

Phone:
(320) 965-2724


West Central Area Secondary School

Grades:
7th through 12th Grade

Location:
Barrett

Phone:
(320) 528-2520