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Mount Carmel Ministries announces summer worship schedule

Mount Carmel Ministries in Alexandria has announced its new summer worship schedule. Sunday worship will begin May 4 at 11 a.m. and run through September. A 9 a.m. service will begin Memorial Day weekend and run through Labor Day. (Contributed)

Mount Carmel Ministries in Alexandria invites the public to come worship at its facilities during its new summer schedule. It is located at 800 Mount Carmel Drive Northeast, Alexandria.

Sunday services begin May 4 with a traditional service at 11 a.m. Starting Memorial Day weekend, a 9 a.m. praise service will be offered in addition to the traditional service. It will continue through Labor Day.

After Labor Day, only the 11 a.m. traditional service will be offered.

Worship may vary according to special guests, groups on site for the weekend and when summer staff is available.

Mount Carmel will also offer brunches at the lodge overlooking Lake Carlos on Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and Sundays from June 15 to August 3.

The Mother’s Day brunch is $13.50 for adults, $8 for youth ages 12-18, $6 for juniors ages 6-11 and $5 for children ages 1-5. Call for reservations at (320) 846-2744.

Mount Carmel has served the area for more than 75 years, guided by its motto, “Jesus Only.” The theme for camp this summer is “Name Above All Names” from Philippians 2:9.

A full summer worship schedule is available at