Douglas County Historical Society
1219 Nokomis St
Alexandria, MN 56308
Phone: 320-762-0382

December 27, 2015 Christmas Service at Spruce Hill Church

Welcome Everyone to the annual Christmas Service at Spruce Hill Church in NE Douglas County, sponsored by the Douglas County Historical Society MN.

Details:

December 27, 2015, Sunday afternoon.

Musical Prelude at 1:30 pm (piano, organ and flute pre-service music)

Service Starts 2:00 pm (reading of the Christmas story, congregation hymn sing, vocal solo, mandolin music, piano duet)

Refreshments after the service will be coffee, apple cider and Christmas cookies.

Free will offering, with proceeds helping to fund these Spruce Hill Church services (Christmas, Easter, and Midsummer).

contact: (320) 762-0382 (Douglas County Historical Society)

The annual Christmas Service is non-denominational, all ages are welcome. This historic Swedish Lutheran Church building was completed in 1902.  The setting gives one a feeling of long standing tradition and a glimpse into how families worshipped over a century ago. It may be worth noting that the Spruce Hill Church has no indoor plumbing.

Directions:

13148 Spruce Hill Park Road NE
Miltona, MN 56354
Take Highway 29 North, turn East on CR5 (Jim And Judy’s) Drive about 51/4 miles(cross CR 3) Turn left on Spruce Hill Park Road(this road is gravel) Turn Right at the first opportunity..church is straight ahead.

If you’d like to know more about this historic church, you can check out these links:

http://www.dchsmn.org/places/historical-sites/spruce-hill-lutheran-church/

http://www.womenoftheelca.org/blog/great-grandfathers-pulpit

Spruce Hill Christmas