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Spring revival meetings set in Backus


Evangelist Glen Jaspers will conduct special meetings at Lakeside Baptist Church in Backus on Sunday-Wednesday, April 27-30.

The meetings will begin Sunday with services at 9 and 10:15 a.m. and at 6 p.m. The meetings will continue at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday.

Jaspers is from Marshalltown, Iowa, were he pastored for more than 30 years. He and his wife have been traveling for many years, conducting revival meetings in churches across America. They have been in Backus.

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