Twin Cities pastor recognized for 50 years of service

KSTP reports Don Filbeck of St. Anthony has spent the past five decades serving churches in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Dozens gathered Friday to honor Don for his special milestone.
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KSTP reports Don Filbeck of St. Anthony has spent the past five decades serving churches in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Dozens gathered Friday to honor Don for his special milestone.

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