- Featured Stories
- Douglas County
- City of Ava
- General Interest
It was indeed a beautiful day to worship, beginning with songs, prayer and thankfulness. We miss those who are still not able to be out, pray for the sick and bereaved. We appreciated having Charlie and Joan Pond with us Sunday and Sunday evening.
Brother Dennis spoke about some common things in our life and how we can apply them to our everyday walk with our Lord. Sunday night he used the 23rd Psalm, which is always a good study.
The Sunday night congregation enjoyed birthday cake and ice cream in honor of Brother Dennis’s birthday. We sang to him and Nancy Levan in the morning service.
Sunday night will be our regular church singing night, bring your instruments and songs and join us at 6 p.m.
We appreciate those who helped with the clean up Monday, though we still have work to do, it is looking good.
Visitors in the home of Mae Cox during the week was Mr. and Mrs. Jon Nelson and Donna Nichols. Mae reports, brother Thetis, has been in the hospital but is now at home and also, brother Cletis is holding his own, our best to them.
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Mathews stopped by to see Bessie Hall, Saturday. Carla Wilson also visited Bessie one day.
Jim and Maxine Lund visited Harold and Kay Hutchison Friday night.
Martin and Mary Ann Hathcock have been under the weather, however, Martin is better at this time, while Mary Ann is still not up to par. Pat and Wes and Ronda and Eleazar visited their parents, Sunday. Danita Porter visited the Hathcocks recently, also. Martin enjoyed a nice phone visit with a former Mt. Tabor resident and school friend, Eva Fowler, who now lives in California.
Harold and Kay Hutchison attended the Marty Stewart concert in West Plains Saturday night.
Wednesday evening, Shaun, LeAnna, MaKayla and Logan Elliott visited Tom and Jewell Elliott. Shaun and the children visited Thursday, Jim Matney, of Springfield, and James Elliott visited Saturday, also, J.C. Hall and Vicky Burnett on Saturday evening.
Tom and Jewell stopped by Albert and Doris Elliott’s a while Monday evening. Logan Elliott spent the day with Tom and Jewell, Tuesday.
Congratulations are in order for Miss MaKayla Elliott, who won a silver trophy for her participation in the bible quiz last weekend, great job MaKayla!
Brother Dennis Shumate and Martin Hathcock visited Harold and Kay Hutchison Tuesday evening. The men had been doing some repair work at the church.