Backus, Minnesota
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Area Churches in and near the Backus Area

Mildred Bible Chapel
Pastor Dennis Gillerman
3466 14th St. SW
Backus, MN

Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship 10:45 a.m.


Lakeside Baptist Church

Pastor Jeffrey Broom

Backus, MN


Emmanuel Lutheran Church

  Pastor Ronald Carnicom

  603 Highway State Hwy 371
  Backus, MN 56435
  Dial-a-Devotion - 218-947-4183
  Sunday Morning Bible Study - 9:00 a.m.
  Sunday School - 9:00 a.m.
  Worship Service - 10:00 a.m.
  Fellowship - 11:00 a.m.
  Wednesday Bible Study - 4:00 p.m.


WOW Church of the Nazarene

Pastor: Rev. Bruce Rauma
618 State 371 NW
(PO Box 41)
Backus, Minnesota
Churches phone 218-947-4243
                fax - 218-947-4244
Sunday Worship - 9:00 AM
Sunday School -10:30 AM

Wednesday: Woman's Bible Study 10:00 AM

Wednesday Adult, Youth & Children's Ministry - 4:30 to 7 p.m. 


Pine Mountain Gospel
Located in the old Backus Elementary School
Sunday school is at 9:30, Sunday services are at 10:30
Sunday evening bible study, men's and women's both, at 6:30 PM
Wednesday evening at 6:30 bible study
Pastor Don Eveland - 218947-4703


Heartland Baptist Church

Hackensack, MN 56452
Pastor Steven Harlow

Worship Service
   Sunday 10:45 AM
                  6:00 PM
   Wed,     7:00 PM
Sunday School
    Sunday  9:00 AM

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Hackensack, MN 56452
Fr. Francis Kabiru
(218) 675-6101

Saturday   4:00 PM
   Sunday     8:30 AM
Reconciliation before Mass

Website for Hackensack and Walker


St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Pastor, Thea Monson
(218) 675-6335


Saturday service 5:00 PM
Sunday Worship is at 9:00 AM
  Holy Communion is at every service

Coffee hour precedes 9:00 a.m. Sunday service

Union Congregational Church

Pastor Michael Small
(218) 675-6300

   Worship Service  9:00AM
   Sunday School     9:15 AM
   Coffee Hour        10:00AM

Holy Communion is celebrated 1st Sunday of each month.

   Women's Fellowship meets 2nd Thursday of each month.


Pine River


Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church
Father George Zeck
Father Bruce Engen
Jefferson & Second St.
Pine River, MN 56474

Sunday Mass 10:00 a.m.

Whitefish Community Church
Pastor Wayne Peterson
6867 County Road 1 East
Pine River, MN
Sunday Worship 9:30 a.m.
Fellowship 10:45 a.m.
Sunday School 11:10 a.m.



Faith Lurheran
Faith Lutheran Church (ELCA)
Pastor Joan Gunderman
10973 County Rd. 1 East
Pine River, MN 56474
Sunday Service 9:30 AM

Bethlehem Lutheran Church
2185 State Hwy 64 SW
Backus, Mn. 56474
(14 Miles West of Pine River)


First Lutheran Church (ELCA)
Pastor Bonnie Lomen
309 Second St.
Pine River, MN 56474

Sunday Worship 9:00 AM
Coffe Fellowship: 10:00 AM
Sunday School for Children and Adults
10:30 AM

Pastor Bonnie Lomen
Worship 9:00 a.m.
Coffee Fellowship: 10:00 a.m.
Sunday School for Children and Adults:  10:30 a.m.

Maple Hill Lutheran Church
Pastor William Schardin
3986 44th St. SW
Pine River, MN 56474

Sunday July 11 a.m.
August to January 9:00 a.m.


FaithAssembly of God Church
Pastor Tim Walker
600 First St. No.
Pine River, MN 56474
Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
Summer Evening Service 7:00 p.m.
Winter Evening Service 6:00 p.m.




Riverview Church
Pastor Mark Erickson
Pastor Tristan Borland
PO Box 195
310 Norway Ave.
Pine River, MN 56474

Sunday Fellowship 9:15-9:45 a.m.
Sunday School 9:45 a.m.
Sunday Worship 8:45 a.m. & 10:45 a.m.
"The Warehouse" Community Center
Phone (218) 587-5404



United Methodist Church
Pastor Elaine Foote Blum
348 Barclay Ave.
Pine River, MN, 56474
Coffee & Fellowship 10:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship at 11 a.m.
Communion 1st Sunday of Month  

Pastor Elaine Foote Blum



Pleasant Hill Community Church

Pastor Glen Eveland
3340 72nd St. SW
Pequot Lakes, Mn. 56472
(Southwest of Pine River on Co.1)
Sunday School 10:00 a.m.
Sunday Worship 11:00 a.m

Pine River Baptist Church
Pastor James St. Marie
PO Box 175
Pine River, Mn. 56474
Sunday School at 9:45 a.m.
Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.
Evening Service 7:00 p.m.


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