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St. Francis Church

Sunday, December 23rd was the fourth Sunday in advent and the last before Christmas. Altar and vestment colors return to royal blue and the fourth candle on the advent wreath is lit. This candle is known in the Anglican tradition ...

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Smallett

Sunday morning service opened with Christmas Carols by the band then prayer requests and prayer. Waylon and Kami Souder sang a beautiful special. The Praise Team then sang some songs. Brother Roberts brought the message from Matthew 3:1-5, “Repent Ye.” ...

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Rome

Here it is the day after Christmas 2012, hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and a blessed Happy New Year. Norma Cross, Kenny Hunt, Dick Richards and I had planned to go to Oklahoma for a few days, but the ...

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Rainbow Ridge News

Billy Fletcher said that Christmas Carolers from Life Church came by last Thursday to sing for him. Janice Keith visited with Tom and Jewell Johnson last week. Norma Stillings started out with a lot of energy last week. She played ...

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Quad Cities

12-17-12. Hello again. It’s hard to get one’s mind on anything other than the latest terrible tragedy, but I’ll try. It’s turned cold here again., 32 degrees this morning at ten minutes until eleven. On Wednesday the 12th we made ...

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Mt. Tabor Church

We began our services Sunday with a Christmas Carol, and many prayers for so many folks in need. Our church and community is saddened at the passing of our dear friend and neighbor, Sister Bessie Hall, early Christmas morning. Instead ...

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Dogwood Ramblings

Busy, busy days here, and I am sure you can say the same.  Hopefully you enjoyed a blessed Christmas surrounded by family and love.  Now, those who feel “down” after such a celebration may look forward to celebrating the New ...

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Champion

Sometimes a person’s birthday can get lost in Christmas.  Some with late December birthdays celebrate their special day at another time of the year.  The lucky ones celebrate their special day every time they wake up.  Some special December birthdays ...

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Bethany Baptist Church

Bethany Baptist Church members were hit hard by the flu last week. The Christmas Cantata that had been scheduled for Sunday evening was reset for 6:00 PM Sunday, December 30 after the Fifth Sunday Fellowship Supper at 5:00. The “Name ...

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Ava Senior Center

The menu for this shortened week is:  Monday, December 31—CLOSED.  Tuesday, January 1—CLOSED Happy New Year!!  Wednesday, January 2–Bone-in chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, pudding.  Thursday, January 3—Open face turkey sandwich, broccoli, fruit.  Friday, January 4—Chili, crackers, peanut butter ...

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