Staunton United Methodist Church
We will be sponsoring a chicken and noodle dinner Friday, Sept. 23, at the Staunton Community Center.
Serving will be from 4-7 p.m. In addition to chicken and noodles, the menu will include mashed potatoes, green beans, roll and butter, dessert and drink. The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for children 12-under.
Our second Zumba session will be next Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 5:30 p.m., in the church basement. Our pastor's wife, Diana Aselage, is a certified Zumba instructor and she leads the sessions. Everyone is invited to attend and donations go to benefit the church.
Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m., with church service following at 10:30. Scott Aselage is our pastor and Glenna Simons is our pianist.
Remember that the community Food Pantry is open in the church basement from 3-5 p.m., on the last Wednesday afternoon of each month. The next Food Pantry day will be Wednesday, Sept. 28. 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.
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 hone the church office at 445-3211. The bus is wheelchair equipped.
Children's Church and Wee Worship meet at 10:30 a.m., in the Educational Building.
There will be no Sunday evening service this week. Wednesday evening Bible Study and Prayer Group is at 7 p.m.
The annual church picnic is this Sunday, Sept. 18, following morning worship service. Dress casually for church, bring a lawn chair and plan on staying for food, games and fellowship. Meat and drinks will be provided. Everyone is asked to bring an additional food item.
Thanks to Bethany Jones for the moving tribute to the memory of 9/11 and the special music last Sunday.
If you want to go to Ryan's for lunch Monday, Sept. 19, plan to be at the church by 11 a.m.
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.
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