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Staunton Scene

Friday, August 1, 2008

STAUNTON FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH

Sunday School begins at 9:30 a.m., with worship service following at 10:30. Doug Parkey is the minister.

In Doug's absence, Nic Elliott will be bringing the morning message this Sunday.

If you need transportation to morning worship service, please 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 evening service, youth groups, nor Wednesday evening Bible Study this week.

There will be an all-youth canoe trip on Saturday, Aug. 9. We will leave the church at 10 a.m. Children in the first through fourth-grades must be accompanied by an adult.

The church picnic will be held on Aug. 10 at the home of Michelle and Jeff Buell, beginning at 4 p.m. We will enjoy swimming, games, and other fun activities.The meal will follow at 5 p.m. Hot dogs, hamburgers and drinks will be provided. Please bring covered dishes, desserts, and your own lawn chair. Devotions will follow the meal.

Happy Birthday greetings go out to Sarah Archer.

STAUNTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

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

Happy Birthday wishes to Nick Pine on Aug. 8.

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, Aug. 20.

Anyone in the Staunton area in need of help is welcome. We truly appreciate the support of our friends at Staunton First Christian Church, as well as other 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.