Staunton Community Center
Here's another reminder that the Community Center's first Craft Show will be on Saturday Nov. 20. If you would like to set up to sell homemade crafts, call Kelly Kirchner at 442-8608. The cost is $15 if you use one of the Center's tables, or $10 if you bring your own table. Call soon, because space is limited.
Staunton First Christian Church
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, please phone the church office at 446-3211; the bus is wheel-chair equipped. Children's Church and Wee Worship meet at 10:30 in the Educational Building. Evening service starts at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group meets at 7:00.
If you want to ride in the bus to Golden Corral for lunch on Monday October 18, please be at the church by 11:00 a.m.
Minister Appreciation Day will be Sunday October 24. There will be a pitch-in dinner in the church basement following morning worship service. Meat and drinks will be provided; please bring a covered dish and/or dessert. There will also be a card shower for Doug.
Staunton United Methodist Church
We will have a "chili mixer" and silent auction on Sunday October 24 at 6:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to bring chili and/or a side dish, as well as any items you would like to put in the auction. Plan for an evening of fellowship and fun.
The women of the church will be making noodles to sell at the November 20 Staunton Community Center Craft Fair. Also, Anita Ave will take phone orders for the noodles; her number is 448-3023. Proceeds will be used for our roof payment fund.
Sunday School is at 9:30 with Church Service following 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 my wonderful daughter-in-law Jennie Mitchell on October 16. Also, happy belated birthday wishes to Mary Lou Riddell, who celebrated her birthday on October 12.
Remember that the Community Food Pantry is open in the church's basement from 3:00 to 5:00 on the last Wednesday afternoon of each month. The next Food Pantry day will be Wednesday October 27. Anyone in the Staunton area in need of help is welcome. We appreciate the support of all the churches, schools, civic organizations, and individuals who help make this needed outreach a success.
Please 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, you can call me at 448-1591 or send it to 4954 W. Happy Holler Rd., Brazil. All news is greatly appreciated.