Sheffield-Calahaln: Ijames Baptist has some special ‘jam’ for young people

Published 9:04 am Thursday, July 7, 2022

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Sydney Davis on July 8; Barbara Gobble on July 9; Stacie Shoffner on July 10; Carson Thutt on July 12; and Tony Prevette and Tammy Beck on July 14. If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

The next Hotdog Saturday at New Union Methodist is scheduled for July 23.  There will be some baked goods and RADA cutlery for sale. Special requests are accepted for the baked items by contacting me via this column.

Summertime JAM (Jesus and Me) is going on each Sunday from 5-6 p.m. at Ijames Baptist for children, ages 3 years-5th grade with Bible stories, crafts, games and snacks.

Ijames Baptist’s Vacation Bible School is July 17-22 from 5:30-8:30 each evening for ages 3 years through 5th grade. A meal will be served each evening from 5:30-6. Family Fun Night is July 22 with bounce houses, fun and fellowship. Pre-registration can be found at or by calling 336-492-5265.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Johnny Naylor, Pat Moore, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Naomi Wooten, Charles England, Greta England, Lincoln Dyson, Bob Ellis, Chester Reeves, Hazel Frye, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood,  Milton Tutterow, Nancy Peacock, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Caren Morgan, Helen Bulla, Rowan Fay, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Jerry McDaniel, Yvonne Richardson, Emily Brown and Suzonne Stratton.  Our sincere condolences to the families of Carrie Lena Whitaker and Jeffrey Lambe.

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