It was a bright, early morning as we met at 7 a.m. for our sunrise service. We appreciate those that made the effort to be with us on this holy occasion.
Brother Ric read from Matthew 28, using the story of the two Marys, as they were witnesses to the tomb being empty, and running to tell what they saw. Put yourself in their place, and imagine what you would have felt as you looked in that tomb.
Missouri Assn. begins Friday night, business meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday morning.
Ronda Soto spent Saturday night with Martin Hathcock and attended church with him Sunday.
Sunday after church, Martin had a large group gather at his house for lunch and visiting. Those present were Jim and Jo Hathcock and family, Kathy and Ed Koca, Wes and Kim Smith and family, Jan Jones and Stephy, Ronda and Eleazar Soto and Jack and Peggy Armstrong. Bob Hathcock was unable to be with them because of the illness of wife, Terri, our best to her. Martin visited one day with Larry and Lynn Clayton.
Don and Evelyn Bryan are back home, after spending a few months in Florida. They visited Martin Hathcock, Tuesday morning.
Jo Stephens, Jewell Elliott and Kay Hutchison attended church Thursday evening at Girdner.
Kay also attended Saturday evening.
Kay Hutchison visited Imogene Madewell, Tuesday morning. Imogene is not doing very well, is having tests this week.
Clifford and Imogene Madewell drove to Mansfield late Sunday afternoon to visit Eddie and Becky Madewell.
Kay Hutchison attended the cantata, Amazing Grace, Sunday morning at Ava General Baptist.
Those visiting Tom and Jewell Elliott recently were James Elliott, Shaun and LeAnna Elliott and children. Tom and Jewell, James and Tammy had supper Monday night, with Shaun, LeAnna, Logan and MaKayla. Logan spent Tuesday night with Tom and Jewell, while MaKayla joined her 4th grade class on a trip to Jefferson City.