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; Nic Elliott is the youth leader. If you need transportation to morning worship service, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheel chair equipped. Children's Church and Wee Worship are at 10:30 in the Educational Building. Evening service and youth groups meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group meets at 7 p.m.
The Fall Party will be held on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the home of B.J. and Samantha Biddle. The party begins at 5 p.m. Hot dogs, soup beans, chili, and drinks will be provided. Please bring a side dish or dessert and lawn chairs.
The Christian Fellowship Club will meet for lunch at Pizza Hut on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 11:30 a.m.
Happy Birthday greetings go out to Bonnie Archer, Seth Payton, John Whittington and Joan Martin.
We extend our Christian sympathy to the family of Louis Anderson, who passed away on Sept. 30.
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.
Happy Birthday to Bill Pine on Oct. 10.
Beginning next month, the Community Food Pantry will be open in the church basement on the last Wednesday afternoon of each month from 3-5 p.m. The next Food Pantry day will be Wednesday, Oct. 29. 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.
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