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Our congregation began with singing and many, many prayer requests. We have folks recovering from surgery, some on vacation, which makes our gathering small. However, we had a good Sunday school class and service.
Brother Dennis read Isaiah 55:1-9, telling us to desire the things that cannot be bought with money. We should set our affections on things above.
Mt. Tabor Old Folk’s Day was well attended with entertaining songs, poems, readings and some reminiscing of those “Good Old Days”. We had lots of handmade gifts and gifts from the church and we appreciate those who came as well as those who took part.
Brother Max Stephens will be our speaker in the morning service Sunday, September 26, come and join us.
Donna Nichols attended Old Folk’s Day, bringing Mae with her. Mae spoke with Johnny, Sylvia, Golda, Josephine Peebles, also, Cletis, saying he continues to slowly improve.
Jadon Lansdown spent Sunday night with Ronnie and Pat Lansdown. Pat took him to his West Plains school, early Monday morning.
Mr. and Mrs. Justyn Davis and family, his sisters, Jessie and Jenna, drove to Ok. to visit their sister, Stelena and family, over the weekend.
Paul Cox mowed his mother’s yard, Monday.
Myrl Cox had been concerned for her brother’s family (Colonel Vogt) around San Bruno, Ca. following the terrible gas explosion. Her nephew Johnny and Colonel’s son-in-law, Johnny Miller, both had damage to their homes but were safe.
Visiting with Bessie Hall the past few days was Tom and Jewell Elliott, Hellen Blakey and Edythe Applegate.
Pernie Adams and son, Dennis, visited Martin and Mary Ann Hathcock after Old Folk’s Day Sunday afternoon. Bob Hathcock of near Union, and Jan Jones and daughter, Stephie, Ozark, also visited the Hathcocks, Sunday.
Martin Hathcock visited one day last week with Norman Duckworth, we are still missing him.
Harlin and Shirley Hutchison and Amy, visited Harold and Kay Hutchison last Saturday and spent part of the day fishing. Visiting this week with the Hutchisons was Martin Hathcock, Maxine Lund, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Clements, Morgan and Dylan, Don Beason. Dylan spent Monday night with his granparents.
Tom and Jewell Elliott visited Friday night in the home of their grandson and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Elliott.
James Elliott and Shaun Elliott visited Tom and Jewell Saturday. Makayla and Logan Elliott spent Saturday night with the Elliotts. LeAnna came and picked up the children Sunday morning. Logan also spent Monday with Tom and Jewell.