Sheffield-Calahaln: Open house Saturday at Poplar Springs School

Published 12:33 am Tuesday, November 22, 2022

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Olivia Wooten on Nov. 26; Rodger Feimster on Nov. 27; Chester Reeves on Nov. 30; and Stephen Barnes on Dec. 1. If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed, please let me know.

Chester Reeves, owner of Chester’s Quilts, has decided to have another Christmas Quilt Sale on Saturday, Dec. 3 from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m.  Several folks were unable to come at the last sale and requested another date.  Contact him at 336-492-5837.

Youth and Kid’s Night is held each Wednesday from 6:30-7:30 at New Union Church, which holdsa Sunday School each week at 9 a.m. and worship at 10.

If interested in becoming a firefighter, Chief Gary Allen of the Sheffield-Calahaln VFD invites you to come by the department or call 336-492-5791.

Bible Study on “Training for Service,” a basic Bible overview for every Christian, is held each Sunday evening from 5-6  at Ijames Baptist. Sunday morning worship sermons are on “What it means to be a church member.” TeamKID is from 4:30-6 p.m. afor children, ages 3 years to 6th grade. Ijames welcomes everyone to all weekly services.

Ijames Baptist is collecting non-perishable items for a Blessing Box, to be placed on the  church grounds soon.  Anyone in need may take what they can use.

A special gentleman in our community, Milton Tutterow, will be 98 on Nov. 30. Let’s make this a memorable birthday for him by sending a card: 719 Sheffield Road, Mocksville, NC 27028.

A time of prayer is held at Liberty Wesleyan each Sunday at 9:30 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 10 and Worship at 11. Liberty is collecting canned food for Matthew 25.

The Hanging of the Greens at Liberty Wesleyan will be held at the 11 a.m. worship service on Nov. 27.  Preparations for this special service will be held Saturday, Nov. 26 at 10 a.m.

Liberty Wesleyan’s Family Christmas Outdoor Celebration will be Sunday, Dec. 11 at 6 p.m.  Silent Communion will be Dec. 24 from 6-:30 p.m.

Community Covenant invites you to join them on Sundays at 10:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. for worship and on Wednesday evenings at 6 for Bible study.

Center Volunteer Fire Department is still actively looking for volunteers. Stop by the station any Thursday evening at 7 or call 336-492-7649.

Wesley Chapel UMC is selling TerriLynn nut products: pecan pieces and halves, cashews, deluxe mixed nuts, English walnuts, chocolate covered peanuts and chocolate covered raisins. All nuts are $15 per one pound bag. Contact Kathy at 336-830-5123.

BoTyme Country Jubilee is held each week from 6:30 -8:30 p.m. at the Farmingtoin Community Center with country, bluegrass and gospel music.  Admission is $3, but musicians are admitted free.

Each Monday evening from 6:30-9:30, there’s a jam session at the Meatlocker on Garden Valley Road off US 64 near Cool Springs.

Christmas Open House at Poplar Springs School will be Dec. 3 and 10 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.There will be a variety of unique craft, vintage and repurposed items, as well as Vauda’s delicious vegetable soup, sourdough rolls and other baked goods.  Poplar Springs is at 660 Ijames Church Road (between US 601 and Sheffield Road). This is a great place to shop for that special someone.

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, Chester Reeves, Hazel Frye, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood,  Milton Tutterow, Nancy Peacock, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Jerry McDaniel, Lynne Hicks, Betty Godbey, Ted Adams, Emily Brown, Marsha Tutterow, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Chad Blackwelder, Larry Richie, Ernie Mullins and Suzonne Stratton.

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