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Staunton Scene

Friday, July 6, 2007

I hope everyone had a safe and happy (although wet) Fourth of July holiday.

Men and their families who served at Morris Air Field had their 57-year reunion on June 30 and July 1 at the Super 8 Motel in Terre Haute. Those in attendance were: Baun and Loucinda Everley, of Bowling Green, Kentucky; Estell Johnson, of Plainfield; Gary and Ellen Hall, of Carbondale, Ill.; Paul and Bill Casner, of Bloomfield; Paul and Janet Shirley, of Terre Haute; and Steve, Zena, Carman, Kelly, Jay, and Mary Lou Riddell, of Brazil.

STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH

Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30 a.m. Doug Parkey is the minister. Children's Church, Wee Worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 a.m. in the Educational Building. If you need a ride to morning worship, please call the church office at 446-3211. The van is wheelchair equipped.

Sunday evening service is at 7 p.m. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group meets at 7 p.m. The Elders will meet at 6 p.m. on July 9, followed by the regular meeting of the church board at 7 p.m. On Wednesday the Christian Fellowship Club will meet for lunch at Pizza Hut at 11:30 a.m.

Vacation Bible School begins on Sunday, July 15 and continues through Thursday, July 19, from 6-8:30 p.m. each evening. This year's theme is "Game Day Central--Where Heroes are Made."

Congratulation to Clint and Kori Swalls who were united in marriage on June 22.

STAUNTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Thanks to everyone who helped at our "clean-up day" this past Thursday.

Sunday School is at 9:30 a.m. Church service begins at 10:30 a.m. David Brown is our Pastor and his wife Elaine brings the Children's Message. Glenna Simons is the pianist.

Remember that the Community Food Pantry is open in the church's basement on the last two Wednesday afternoons of each month from 3-5 p.m. The next Food Pantry day will be July 18. Anyone in the Staunton area in need of help is welcome. We truly appreciate the support of many churches, civic organizations, and individuals in helping to make this needed outreach a success. A container is located in the Staunton Town Office for anyone who would like to contribute non-perishable food items.

Please remember to keep praying for everyone who is battling illness, as well as all the brave men and women of our military and their families. Also remember in prayer all the folks in nursing homes and hospitals, and those who have lost loved ones. Go out of your way to be kind to someone, and pray for everyone.

If you have news to share, send it to me at 4954 W. Happy Holler Rd., Brazil. All news is greatly appreciated.