Expected weather cancels tonight's Lenten service; remaining slate set

A Lenten worship service set for Feb. 21 at Galva Congregational Church, seen here, has been cancelled due to expected bad weather.

The first gathering in a series of Lenten worship services in Galva, set for tonight, has been cancelled, due to predicted bad weather conditions.

Tonight's service was to be held at Galva Congregational Church.

The series is hosted by the Galva Ministerial Association. Services, which are a half-hour long, begin at 6 p.m. and will be followed by a soup supper. The hosting church each evening provides the pastor who delivers the message.

This year's topic is "Beneath the Cross of Jesus."

The remaining schedule is:

Feb. 28 – First United Methodist, 214 NW 2nd Ave.

Mar. 7 – Messiah Lutheran, 317 SW 3rd St.

Mar. 14 – St. John's Catholic, 212 NE 1st St.

Mar. 21 – Grace United Methodist, 108 SE 2nd St.