Sheffield-Calahaln: Trunk or treat a hit at New Union

Published 12:50 pm Tuesday, November 7, 2023

By Brenda Bailey

Sheffield-Calahaln

Correspondent

Birthday wishes to:  Lori Cobb and W.A. Beck on Nove. 12; Sylvia Draughn and Randy Groce on Nov. 13; Jerry Keller on Nov. 15; and Chub Gunter on Nov. 16.  Anniversary wishes to:  Britt and Jecca Atkins, Chris and Candace Vaughn and Mark and Lynn Hendrix on Nov. 10; Jr. and Pamela Ladd on Nov. 14 and Tim and Andrea Goforth on Nov. 15.   If you would like a birthday or anniversary listed, please let me know.

Everyone enjoyed Trunk or Treat at New Union.  The children enjoyed the spooky trunks, s’mores, hayrides, hotdogs, fire truck, and lots of candy.  Thanks to everyone who participated and made this the best one ever.

Thanks to everyone who came came to Ijames Baptist on the 28th and enjoyed the chicken stew.  As one person told me, it was the best chicken stew they had ever eaten, and they appreciated Ijames for making everything so enjoyable.

This Sunday at Liberty Wesleyan Church, there will be Thankfulness meal following the 11 a.m. worship service, honoring Pastor Neil Taylor and family for Pastor Appreciation Month.  On Nov. 18, church members will be at Matthew 25 in Harmony, donating and helping serve a table for the community’s Thanksgiving meal. On Nov. 26, the church will observe the Hanging of the Greens.

Poplar Springs School, 660 Ijames Church Road, Mocksville, will hold Christmas Open House on Saturdays, Dec. 2 and 9 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sons of the South were a hit at MawMaw’s on Friday. Join each Friday evening from 6-8 for local talent. Line up for November is:  10th, J Max McKee and 17th, NuHiWay.

Prayer requests continue for Bryan Swain, Hazel Smoot, Tim Keller, Junior Dunn, Betty Dameron, Tammy Keller, Charles England, Lincoln Dyson, Chester Reeves, Yvonne Ijames, Bonnie Gunter, Ed Livengood, Milton Tutterow, Geraldine Lambert, Betty Beck, Sue Gobble, Helen Bulla, Paul Beck, Juanita Keaton, Betty Godbey, Emily Brown, Marsha Gobble, Mary Teague, Eddie Porter, Janie Williams, Larry Richie, Maria Knight, Violet Coursey, Clyde Jordan, Jack Seaford and Suzonne Stratton.

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