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Friday, July 11, 2008

Staunton First Christian Church News

Sunday school begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30.

Doug Parkey is the minister. If you need transportation to morning worship service, phone the church office at 446-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped.

Children's church, wee worship and extended nursery are at 10:30 a.m., in the educational building. There will be no Sunday evening services nor Wednesday evening Bible study this week. Vacation Bible School will begin Sunday and run through Thursday. The times are 6-8:30 p.m. The youth will be collecting canned and boxed food items for the Staunton Food Pantry. There will be an all-youth pool party at the Forest Park Pool Saturday, July 19, from 6-8 p.m.

Staunton United Methodist Church News

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

Vacation Bible School will run Monday through Friday from 6-8:30 p.m. each evening. The Friday evening session will include our wrap-up program and party with the children's parents and other family members invited to attend.

We are planning a big "Homecoming Sunday" for this fall. Watch this column for details in the coming weeks.

Remember that the Community Food Pantry is open in the church's basement the last two Wednesday afternoons of each month from 3-5 p.m. The next Food Pantry day will be Wednesday, July 23. 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.

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.