Thursday, January 17, 2013
Mmm! It’s Girl Scout cookie time
The Macedonia Girl Scout Troop had its 2013 Cookie Rally on Jan. 11 and cookie sales are under way.
They are collecting cookies for the troops as well to support our military. The cookies are always very delicious, and it is nice to help the military to enjoy some of them while letting them know we are thinking about them.
On February 9
The Macedonia Church of God of Prophecy will have a benefit singing with the Singing Shepherds on Feb. 9. The service will start at 7 p.m. with a hot dog sale in the fellowship hall after the service.
The group will be selling CDs after the singing. Everyone is welcome to join them.
The ladies at Providence Baptist Church started back their Zumba class on Monday, Jan. 7. They are meeting on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday nights at 6:15 p.m. Everyone is welcome to join them.
Hood Chapel UM News
Hood Chapel UM Church had its Children's Christmas Program in December. It was about the birth of Jesus, and all the children really did great.
Jodi Nobles and Jennifer Brown directed the children. There was a large turnout of family and friends attending the play.
After the program everyone went to the fellowship hall for refreshments and for the children to see Santa and receive a gift from him. Everyone had a wonderful time.
On Dec. 31, the church had a Covenant Renewal Service and after the service they had a barrel fire, and ate hot dogs, chips and marshmallows.
The Macedonia Fire Department’s recent raffle was won by Jerry Hush. The prize was a shotgun. Congratulations to Jerry.
Happy Birthday from Providence Baptist Church to Henry Reilly (Jan. 6) and Jan Teuton (Jan. 11).
Continue to pray for Thelma Shurlknight, Eric Shurlknight, Louise Litchfield, Virginia Kirkland, Maggie Dubose, Sarah Jackson, Viola Murphy, Viola Atkins, Violet O'Connor, Mildred Thames, Marion and Juanita Mills, Allen Mills, DP Caddell, Mitzie Caddell, Diane Gaskins, Diane Litchfield, Shirley Perry, Marilyn Tucker, Gennie Vincent, Geraldine Garrett, Mike and Elizabeth Balard, Cody Mullanax, Leah Mitchum, Roy and Marlene Farmer, Dexter Floyd, Gary Goldberg (military), Bryon and Jenelle Watts, Byron Dupree, Gloria Conner, Kirby Litchfield, Gage Brinson, Sam and Yvonne Hood, Ricky Hood, Rouse Thomas, Liz Barlow, Marie Barlow, Janice Musau, Arlene Giggleman, Ruth Cumbee, Kitty Cumbee, Yvonne Cumbee, Sally Bowick, Justin Knight, Brenda Law, Patricia West, Bo Langley, Pete Wrenn, Wilma Morris, Shelvy Jean Wilson, Kit Reames, Zachery Waterman, Kyle Thomas, Rosa Lee Litchfield, Brian Welch, Ted Caddell, Frank Litchfield, Frankie Garrett, Patty Mathis, Burt Alexander, Mike and Beth Crawford, Madison Litchfield, Willis Wiggins, Cassidy Cox, Willie and Neshia Cox, and our firefighters, first responders, military, community and country.
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