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September 3, 2017
Pastoral Reflections: Who are you when no one is looking?
September 3, 2017 - 7:00am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
Lisa Rambo was a contestant from season 14 on "The Biggest Loser." Rambo will be a guest speaker at the Community Outdoor Service and Picnic at 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 13, at Lakefront Park in Hudson. Submitted photo
Lisa Rambo to speak at outdoor service
August 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 24, 2017
Carl Gaede (pictured) and his wife Julie, have co-founded Tutapona Trauma Rehabilitiation with the goal of providing programs to the must vulnerable people in the world. Photo by Helen Manson
Global partners to speak at Faith Community Church
June 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 27, 2017
Matt Milligan (far right) stands with his wife, kids and others who helped get the WHY Church up and running at its current location in the YMCA on Vine Street. (RiverTown Multimedia photo by John R. Russett)
WHY in the YMCA
March 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 29, 2016
Kelsey Robertson, a 2012 Hudson High School graduate and Bethel Lutheran congregant, is raising funds for an 11-month mission trip to 11 different countries and three different continents. (Submitted photo).
Hudson's Kelsey Robertson joining World Race mission trip
May 29, 2016 - 8:52am
March 25, 2016
Luther Miller, a St. Thomas University student, talks to children during a Good Friday event at Bethel Highlands Church about the significance of Jesus’ last supper with his disciplines. The children had a snack of bread and grape juice. (Hudson Star-Observer photos by Randy Hanson)
Children experience Good Friday at Bethel Highlands
March 25, 2016 - 3:28pm
March 24, 2016
Father Guy Usher has been at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Hudson for eight-and-a-half years. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Doug Stohlberg)
Easter is backbone of Christian faith
March 24, 2016 - 11:30am
March 20, 2016
Volunteers make all the difference to the success of We Do Feet. Pictured from left are Volunteers Dave Wenck, Gary Williamson, Fred Harwell and Neil Fredrick. Submitted photo
‘We Do Feet’ has special mission
March 20, 2016 - 9:33am
February 8, 2016
Fr. Patrick celebrated a final Mass at school on Friday, Jan. 29, and spent the remainder of the day visiting every classroom. Here, at the Mass , he led the school in the song and dance "Hippopotamus," and a fifth grade and junior kindergarten (4-year-old) classrooms.
Father Patrick’s farewell
February 8, 2016 - 12:40pm
January 15, 2016
Jearlyn Steele
Steele siblings will sing at service remembering Dr. Martin Luther King
January 15, 2016 - 7:00am
January 8, 2016
Janice Nelson and Jacob Oreso have a goal of building a medical clinic in a rural community of the African nation of Kenya. Nelson (then Janice Olson) was 17 years old when she spent the summer of 1982 in the community. Oreso’s parents live in a neighboring village. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Randy Hanson)
Mission possible: bring medical care to a Kenyan village
January 8, 2016 - 6:00am
December 23, 2015
Father John Gerritts from Hudson’s St. Patrick Church stands by the “Bethleehem Peace Light.” The flame had its start at the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem. The flame from the non-denominational Peace Light has been spread around the world. It first came to America in 2001 when it was brought to Ground Zero in New York. A photo of Pope Francis is on the wall above the light. (Hudson Star-Observer photo by Doug Stohlberg)
Priest is inspired by impact of Christ’s birth
December 23, 2015 - 8:10am
Dr. James (Jamie) Schuppener, new choir director at First Presbyterian Church in Hudson.
New choir director at First Presbyterian
November 23, 2015 - 4:19pm
October 19, 2015
Bethel offers program on world religions
October 19, 2015 - 11:12am
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