Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Girl Scouts visit home of Juliette Low
St. Stephen Elementary Girl Scouts Troop 166 visited the home of Juliette Gordon Low, a Girl Scout national center in Savannah, Ga., on Saturday, Oct. 27.
The girls visited the birthplace of Juliette Gordon Low, founder of Girl Scouts of the USA, who was affectionately known by her family and friends as "Daisy."
Built in 1821, the house has been elegantly restored to reflect the 1880s and furnished with many original Gordon family pieces, including artwork by Juliette Gordon Low.
Following a historic tour of the downtown area the troop enjoyed dinner at Paula Deen’s landmark restaurant, The Lady and Sons. They admired the formal dining atmosphere at the world-renowned restaurant, and enjoyed the great southern cooking.
Christmas Cantata 2012
North Berkeley County Community Choir directed by Ernestine Huxford-Conrad will present the Christmas Cantata, “Canticle of Joy” by Joseph M. Martin at four different locations.
The scheduled locations, dates and times are:
• Summerville Presbyterian Church, 407 S. Laurel Street, Summerville on Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m.
• Lake Moultrie Nursing Home, 1038 McGill Lane, St. Stephen on Dec. 8 at 10:30 a.m.
• St. Stephen Evangelical Church, 150 Church Road, St. Stephen on Dec. 9 at 6 p.m.
Operation Christmas Child
Members of St. Stephen Evangelical Church are participating in Operation Christmas Child and invite the public to also participate. More information can be found at www.smaritanspurse.org
If you would like to donate a shoebox full of gifts to share the love of Jesus and touch lives all over the world, contact Jennifer Easler at Jennifer@jennifereasler.com or at facebook.com/jennifereasler.
The annual Christmas Concert with Van High and Friends will be performed on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 4 p.m. in the Pineville Chapel located in Pineville. If more information is needed or if you plan to purchase tickets contact, Betty Gourdin at 351-4335.
Happy Birthday to Terry Jernigan, Donna Hoffman, Debby Hood, Robin Huxford, Janice Lambert, Lisa Mitas, Michelle Ollic, Ava Wadford and Sarah Wadford.
Prayers and Get Well
Take time out of your busy day to pray for and to offer best wishes to David Ayers and family, Meta Borop, Ruth Brassell, Frank Conrad, Claudia Guerry, Dorothy Harris, Louise Harris, Ann Hess, Lois Hood, Ricky Hood, Gail Humbert, Eloise Judy, Family of Anne Keller, Earline Brown-May, Guy McGriff, Louise McMakin, Janice Mitchum, Betty Rich Morris, Louise Rich, Pedro Rivera III, Family of John Schurlknight, Trey Smith, Georgia Thames, Katie Thames, Aileen Welch, Mae Welch, and for any unspoken prayers needed.
Bless our troops and their families, for the selfless acts they perform for us. Keep in prayer Gov. Haley and family, all U.S. Veterans, SC Masons, SC Order of the Eastern Star, Rainbow families, and our school system in Berkeley County.
Heartfelt sympathy and prayers go out to the families and friends of Anne Poseskie Keller and John Schurlknight.
Have a blessed week! If you have news to share, contact Betty Delk at firstname.lastname@example.org before Noon on Wednesdays, the week before all scheduled events. Mail items to 195 Crest Lane, St. Stephen, SC 29479, or call 567-4370.