Sheffield-Calahaln: Watch out for trick or treaters this weekend

Published 9:49 am Wednesday, October 27, 2021

By Brenda Bailey

Please slow down and be careful this weekend as the little ones will be trick or treating in your neighborhood on Saturday and Sunday.
Birthday wishes to: Allen French on Oct. 29; Leslie Rainey, Mallon Cheeks and Doris Dyson on Nov. 1; Mary Lou Teague on Nov. 3; and Jody Blackwelder on Nov. 4. Happy anniversary to Michael and Gina Swisher who will celebrate their anniversary on Nov. 4. If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.
Sheffield-Calahaln VFD meetings are held each Monday night at the station at 7. If interested in becoming a firefighter or want to know more about the department, Chief Gary Allen and other members welcome you any Monday night to answer questions.
The Sheffield-Calahaln VFD will sponsor a 20 Gun Bingo on Nov. 6 at 5 p.m. Tickets are $50 each and are good for 20 games of bingo and a meal. There will also be side raffles and door prizes. Tickets can be obtained from any firefighter. For more information, call Chief Gary Allen at 336-345-3572 or Mitch Masencup at 336-909-1422. The department is at 435 Dyson Road. In case of cancellation, there will be a Facebook Live raffle at 6 p.m. on Nov. 6.
The last Hotdog Saturday at New Union was again a success thanks to the many folks who came to support the event. We thank each of you and thank all the workers that made it possible. May God bless each and everyone.
The Men’s Group at New Union UMC is selling whole Boston Butts for Thanksgiving. The cost is $35 and can be picked up 3-5 p.m. Nov. 24. For more information, contact Gary Allen at 336-345-3672.
Join in the fun this Sunday for Trunk or Treat at New Union UMC from 5-7 p.m. in the church parking lot. Sheffield-Calahaln Volunteer Fire Department will also be there giving out candy. Look forward to seeing all the little ghosts and goblins.
New Union UMC’s contemporary worship service is held each Sunday morning is at 9, Sunday School at 10:15 and traditional worship at 11. You can also view the worship services on the New Union UMC Facebook page. Youth Group and Kid’s Night is each Wednesday evening from 6:30-7:30. Come and bring friends for a night of spiritual learning, fun and fellowship.
Sunday School at Liberty Wesleyan Church is held each Sunday at 10 a.m. and Worship Service at 11 a.m. The church is at 2106 Sheffield Road, Harmony.
This Saturday from 5:30-8:30 p.m., Liberty Wesleyan will host a drive-thru Trunk or Treat at the church. Look forward to seeing all the little goblins.
Sunday School is held each Sunday at Ijames Baptist Church at 9:30 a.m. and the worship service at 10:30. All services and important weekly information will continue to be seen on the Ijames Church Friends Facebook page. TeamKID for ages 3 years to 5th grade meets each Sunday evening from 4:30-6:30 in the fellowship hall. It is an evening of Bible stories, missions, crafts, games, snacks, fellowship and fun.
Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Johnny Naylor, 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, Bob Ellis, Chester Reeves, Hazel Frye, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood, Jane Tutterow, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Caren Morgan, Helen Bulla, Joann Renegar, Rowan Fay, Paul Beck, Betty Richardson, Fred Beck, Juanita Keaton, Jerry McDaniel and Suzonne Stratton. Our sincere condolences to the Clarence Hawks family.
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