Congregations throughout the Redwood Area will be celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday by conducting worship services Wednesday night (Nov. 21) or Thursday morning (Nov. 22).

What follows is a list of those services which are being held:

• Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls will host a Thanksgiving Eve worship service Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. A pie social is being held in the church fellowship hall following the worship service.

• St. John Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., with a Thanksgiving Day worship service Thursday at 9 a.m.

• Christ’s Victory Lutheran Church in Redwood Falls is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 7 p.m. with a pie social following the service.

• The Evangelical Free Church in Redwood Falls is holding a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 7 p.m. 

• St. Catherine’s Catholic Church in Redwood Falls is holding a Thanksgiving Eve Mass Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., with a Mass Friday (Nov. 23) at 8 a.m.

• St. John’s Catholic Church in Morton is hosting a Thanksgiving Day service Thursday at 8 a.m.

• Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Belview and Rock Dell Lutheran Church in rural Belview will hold a Thanksgiving Eve service at Rock Dell Wednesday at 7 p.m.

• Word of Life Lutheran Church in Belview is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 7 p.m.

• St. John Lutheran Church in Vesta is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 7 p.m.

• Peace Lutheran Church in Echo is holding a Thanksgiving Day service Thursday starting at 9 a.m.

• St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Wabasso is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 7 p.m.

• St. Anne’s Catholic Church in Wabasso is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve Mass Wednesday at 7 p.m.

• Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Lucan is hosting a Thanksgiving Day Mass Thursday at 9 a.m.

• Trinity Lutheran Church in Willow Lake Township near Sanborn is hosting a Thanksgiving Day worship service Thursday at 9 a.m.

• St. John’s Lutheran Church in Morgan is hosting a joint Thanksgiving Eve service at 7 p.m.

• Bethany Lutheran Church near Gilfillan is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Wednesday at 6 p.m.

• St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in Evan is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve service Thursday at 8 p.m.

• St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Flora Township, Renville County is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve worship service Wednesday starting at 6:30 p.m.

• St. Joseph’s Oratory in Clements is hosting a Thanksgiving Eve Mass starting at 6 p.m.

• St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Danube is hosting a Thanksgiving Day service Thursday at 9:30 a.m.

The public is encouraged to attend the worship service of their choice.

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