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

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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Meals on Wheels

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.

Meals on Wheels News: May 2021

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Meals on Wheels

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.

Meals on Wheels News: April 2021

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Jo and Barb fixed a a great meal and they had help plating and delivering. God continues to bless our Meals on Wheels community outreach. What happened to spring? Cheryl, Donna, and Kim fixed a spring lunch of homemade pimento cheese sandwiches, veggies, chips and Paula Dean’s banana pudding. Gay cooked chicken and spaghetti, pineapple cake, and fruit goodie bags. Special thanks to Melanie Compton Belcher at Faith Community Clinic for joining our delivery team, Deborah and Les. Erica does a great job coordinating our church’s Meals on Wheels outreach. Thursday is the best day. Meatloaf, cream potatoes , green beans, cornbread, and 5 cup salad. Thanks to Cheryl, Donna, and Kim. Yummy chicken alfredo, salad, garlic knot, and blueberry bread. Thanks to Erica Cervantes Pelton and Angels Home Health Care. Wishing our Meals on Wheels families a Happy Easter!

Youth Showed Off Baking Skills at the Wise County Youth Fair

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Congratulations

We are so proud of our FUMC-Alvord youth! They showed off their baking skills at the Wise County Youth Fair. Katie Slaten – FCCLA Level 3 Reserve Grand ChampionShelbey Sparks – FCCLA Level 1 Grand ChampionAudra Nivens – FCCLA All Level Grand ChampionHudson Kelly -– 4H 🍀 Overall Reserve Grand Champion and Junior Level Reserve Grand Champion Way to go! Looks like we need to have a church bake sale sometime soon!

Meal Train for Pastor Carol

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Meal Train

While the parsonage is being repaired, we have set up a Meal Train for Pastor Carol and her family. They are staying at the LaQuinta in Decatur while their home is being repaired. However, meal drop offs will be at the church. If you are able, please sign up to provide dinner on a Tuesday, Thursday, or Sunday during the month of March. Sign Up Online