Written by Theresa Rose on September 15, 2016

The 65th Annual God’s Acre Sale will be on Saturday, October 1st and Sunday, October 2nd in St. Paul, Iowa.  The charity auction begins Saturday night with the HTC Junior Class serving a Pork Loin Dinner, grilled by the Lee County Pork Producers, starting at 5:00 PM.   The charity auction will begin at 6:00 PM.   The auction resumes on Sunday at 12:00 PM starting with the grain sales.  A turkey dinner with all the trimmings will be served from 10:30 AM until 1:00 PM.  Baked goods and homemade candies will be available at the Country Kitchen. A lunch stand will be open throughout the afternoon and evening, serving turkey and roast beef sandwiches and homemade pies.  Raffles for a Grand Prize of $5000 cash and a second $1000 cash prize will be on Sunday.   Tickets are $20 each or six (6) for $100 and are available the day of the auction or can be purchased from Sale Committee members.   Winner does not need to be present to win. St. James Quilters will be selling raffle tickets for a queen size hand pieced and quilted quilt. Tickets are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00. These are available the day of the sale also or from any quilter.  The Committee has many fun events planned for the weekend, be sure to attend and join in on the fun.

Auctioneers:      Pat Steffensmeier – Steffensmeier Auction Company

Dan Sullivan – Sullivan Auctioneers

Dan & Corey Fraise – Fraise Auction & Real Estate

Terri Hoenig & Oliva Hoenig – Steffes

2016 God’s Acre Sale Committee

Dan & Christie Kempker

Dan & Anne Menke

Doug & Terri Holtkamp

Terry & Liz Moeller

Mike & Lori Mueller

Dan & Amy Mueller

Fr. Bruce A. DeRammelaere