Sheffield-Calahaln: Valentine’s Party tonight at Farmington music jam

Published 10:20 am Thursday, February 16, 2023

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By Brenda Bailey



Birthday wishes to:  Ann Hill Howard on Feb. 18; Chris Reeves on Feb. 19; Norman Spry, Josh Moody and Mickey Gaither on Feb. 20; and Doug Holland and Roger Wooten on Feb. 23.  If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed in this column, please let me know.

Anyone interested in being a firefighter and serving the community, see Chief Gary Allen of the Sheffield-Calahaln VFD by coming by the department or calling 336-492-5791. He is anxious to share information with you.

Sunday morning’s 10:30 a.m. worship sermons are on the Ten Commandments for the next several weeks at Ijames Baptist.  Bible Study is held each Sunday evening from 5-6 and TeamKID is each Sunday at the same time for children, ages 3 years to 6th grade.  Ijames welcomes everyone to all services.  Ijames is collecting non-perishable items for a Blessing Box placed on the church grounds. Anyone in need may take what they can use.

A time of prayer is held at Liberty Wesleyan Church each Sunday at 9:30 a.m., followed by Sunday School at 10 and Worship at 11.Ladies Bible Study will be held Saturday morning at 10.Men’s Bible Study will be held Thursday evenings at 7.

New Union and Pastor Brian Loper welcomes everyone to Sunday School at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10 each week. Kids and Youth Night is held each Wednesday 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Community Covenant Church welcomes everyone to Sunday morning worship service at 10:45.

If you like to play music or just enjoy listening and dancing, check out the Meatlocker Jam on Mondays from 6:30-9:30 p.m. and/or BoTyme each Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. For more information and location, contact me via Facebook or email.

Everyone at the Meatlocker wants to thank WD and Sue Clark for cooking each week. They provide foods from chili to pintos for all to enjoy. Many others bring desserts, sandwiches, and snacks. It has been great seeing Gordon Myers and Terry Collier back each week.  There are many great regular musicians each week plus new ones. Everyone is welcome.

It was good seeing Ellie Newman back at Farmington BoTyme this past week.  It’s always good to hear her sing.  David Bermudez, a great banjo and guitar picker joined the jam for the first time.  This week there will be a Valentine party for all.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Jean Reavis, Johnny Naylor, Pat Moore, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles 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, Betty Godbey, Ted Adams, Emily Brown, Marsha Tutterow, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Larry Richie, Clyde Jordan, Maria Knight and Suzonne Stratton.

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