Meals on Wheels News: August 2021

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Charley Grae had an exciting day today. Cheryl, Donna, and Kim fixed pork loin over rice, twice baked potatoes, fancy green beans, peach dumplings, and rolls. Les, Deborah, and Erica delivered and treated Meals on Wheels with posters made by our Vacation Bible School. These ladies always have the best meals and goodie bags. They love serving our community! “Do little things with great love.” Mother Teresa

Blessing of the Backpacks: August 22, 2021

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Back to School Blessing

Blessing of the Backpacks Sunday, August 22, 202110:00 a.m. worship service We will have a Blessing of the Backpacks on Sunday, August 22, 2021, during our 10:00 a.m. worship service. Please join us while we pray over our children. This year will be a great year of learning together and enjoying friendship. May God bless all of our children, teachers, and administrators!

Meals on Wheels News: July 2021

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Meals on Wheels

Donna and Kim had chicken salad sandwiches, pasta salad, and cake ready for this group to deliver. Our kiddos are always willing to help with our Meals on Wheels. “Two are better than one…” Ecclesiastes 4:9 Cheryl, Donna, and Kim enjoyed cooking and visiting with this delivery team. Texas heat is here. Prayers for our Meals on Wheels folks to stay cool. Jo, Lucy, and Julia prepared the best summer meal. Hamburger & Macaroni with fresh garden vegetables and chocolate cake with fruit. Judy and Reese came to deliver along with Kacie and Janice. We welcome our new volunteers!

Meals on Wheels News: June 2021

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Barb cooked a delicious meal. She and Jo had everything packed for Charles and Kacie to deliver. It takes a village and our village is blessed. Cheryl, Donna, and Kim fixed meatloaf, squash casserole, scalloped potatoes, cornbread, and Nothing Bundt Cakes. Bonnie, Charlie, and Josalyn delivered and said hi to our Meals on Wheels family. Praying for our community to keep safe and cool. Blessed to be a blessing Jo and Barb had some great help today with meals on wheels. Having youth and kiddos help is always a blessing. The Sparks’ clan made lunch for Meals on Wheels. Our fabulous drivers were Debra and Les Hill, and Bonnie Foreman and her sweet granddaughters.

2021 Vacation Bible School: June 7-9, 2021

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2021 Vacation Bible School Adventure Island

2021 Vacation Bible School: Adventure Island June 7-9, 20216:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Kids ages 4 to 11 are invited! Join us for Adventure Island Vacation Bible School on June 7-9, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Register now! A meal will not be served on Monday or Tuesday, but a snack will be provided. Families are invited to a hot dog cookout on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. Thanks so much to those who have already signed up to help with VBS! We still have plenty of key open spots though. Please take a minute to look at the list and see where you could help with time, talents, or gifts. Volunteer Sign-Up Sheet We especially need volunteers for group leaders and station leaders. I promise you don’t have to come up with the craft ideas or dream up any games — that stuff is already done for you. We … Read More

Meals on Wheels News: May 2021

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Stacey cooked a feast. Pork loin, corn, steamed vegetables, hash brown casserole. This group always has a good time plating and delivering. “Serve one another in love.” Galatians 5:13 Pastor Carol cooked for MOW today. Looks like these ladies are having a great time serving our community and our God. This is the day that the Lord has made. Another Mother’s Day Tribute. Cheryl, Donna and Kim cooked some of Polly’s favorites. Honey baked ham, sweet potatoes, broccoli & rice, rolls, and pecan pies. Mother enjoyed supporting our Meals on Wheels. Sharing fond memories and sending best wishes. Jo fixed the perfect meal: chicken salad, deviled eggs, tossed salad, cookies, and fruit. Erica and Deborah helped plate and deliver. This is the day that the Lord has made.