Sheffield-Calahaln: Fire dept. seeks more community involvement

Published 9:21 am Thursday, December 31, 2020

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By Brenda Bailey



As we close out 2020, a year that has changed most of our lives, let’s not look back but look forward. I love and appreciate each and everyone for being so supportive in 2020. May God bless your family with prosperity, good health and happiness in 2021.

Birthday wishes to the following: Alan Spry and Bailey Vaughn on Jan. 2 and Bradley Prevette on Jan. 6. Happy anniversary to Charles and Greta England who will celebrate Jan. 4.   If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed, do not hesitate to contact me.

Sheffield-Calahaln Volunteer Fire Department meetings are held each Monday night at the station at 7.  If interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter or would like to join the auxiliary, feel free to come to the meetings or see any member of the department.  We look forward to having more community involvement.

Liberty Wesleyan Church will begin the Bible Study “Epic of Eden” from the Old Testament on Jan. 10 at 5 p.m.  Visitors are welcome to worship each Sunday morning at 10.  The church is at 2106 Sheffield Road, Harmony.

Ijames Baptist Church will continue to hold outside worship services on Sunday at 10 a.m. Bring a lawn chair or remain in your vehicle.  Everyone is welcome for worship with Pastor Robert Jackson.

The Rev. Keith Ledford invites you to join Community Covenant Church for worship service each Sunday morning at 10:45. The church is at 1446 Sheffield Road, Mocksville.

Kid’s Power Hour at New Union UMC is at 6:30 p.m. and the Youth Group will meet at 6 p.m. each Wednesday outside. Attend for an evening of fun, fellowship and learning more about Jesus through scripture, stories and song.

New Union’s Sunday morning worship services are held each week at 10 in the church.  Wearing of facial masks is required.  You can also view the services on Facebook.  Pastor Jesse Teal invites everyone.   

Wesley Chapel UMC still has some TerriLynn nuts for sale by calling Kathy at 336-830-5123 or ordering at

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Lori Dyson, Johnny Naylor, Dot Keller, Pat Moore, Deborah Nichols, Sylvia Ratledge Williams, Wellman Beck, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Naomi Wooten, Jeff Potts, Charles England, Greta England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Hazel Frye, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood, Ted Adams, Jane Tutterow, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Bob Ellis, Caren Morgan, Melissa Spry, Wade Reeves, Helen Bulla, Joann Renegar, Rowan Fay, Paul Beck, Greg Gobble, Betty Richardson, Fred Beck, Larry Dyson and Suzonne Stratton.  Our sincere condolences to the families of Bill Parks, Dorothy Stokes and Bill Beeding.

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