How to Avoid Prosperity’s Pitfalls?

by Rev. Curt Seefeldt An Old Testament prophet, Amos, mentions two pitfalls: Amos wrote this 750 years before the birth of Jesus: “Woe to you who are complacent in Zion and to you who feel secure on Mount...

Bloom where you are planted!

“A person can do nothing better than to eat and drink and find satisfaction in their own toil.” (Ecclesiastes 2:24)  You have likely heard the phrase “The grass is greener on the other side...

What is wealth worth?

I will accept nothing belonging to you, not even a thread or the strap of a sandal (Genesis 14:23a). Why would anyone turn down wealth? Isn’t it the American dream? Abraham had his opportunity to...

Expert offers 3 tips for families impacted by Alzheimer’s

By Maddie DeBilzan, Shakopee Valley News Curt Seefeldt, Director of Church Relations at the Lutheran Home Association in Belle Plaine, published a booklet in 2011 that gives families practical advice in dealing with Alzheimer’s,...

Who are you in the picture?

“Now instead, you ought to forgive and comfort him, so that he will not be overwhelmed by excessive sorrow.”  — Corinthians 2:7 Hubert Humphrey, a former U.S. vice president, died on Friday, January 13, 1978. On...

Good times at St. Michael’s

During the Fountain City Day festival, St. Michael’s Assisted Living formed a team and entered a Kickball Tournament, hosted by the local Boy Scouts. The team won two games and ended up in third...

St. Michael’s BBQ Chicken Cook-Off event is a success

The annual “Battle of the Tongs” BBQ Chicken Cook-Off continued to bring the heat to St. Michael’s Assisted Living. There were several newcomers in the competition field this year. During the event, each local...

Welcome to new Wellhaven tenants!

In the past few months, Wellhaven has welcomed home several new tenants. Wellhaven is the perfect choice of housing for those who want to stay active and independent.  Let’s meet our new tenants! Mary...