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Sunday morning service was opened with prayer then a few very good videos of recognition for our service men and women, past and present.
We had several good congregation songs then a special by Margaret Rosseau.
Brother Roberts brought the short message from I Corinthians 11: 23, “ Time to Remember that Christ gave his all for Us.”
We then had communion.
Spending Memorial Day weekend with Jerry and Suanne Sutherland were Dianna, Caitlyn and Cassidy Bernhard. Clo Ella Leverenz joined them for the day on Monday.
Nora Edwards joined cousins, Nancy Crowell, Marvin, Linda and Maria Phipps and Ron, Kara Beth, Bryson and Aaron Crowell at McDonald’s on Saturday morning. They then decorated at cemeteries and enjoyed having ice cream and visiting at Ava Drug.
Jim Sickler visited one day with Bob and Nora Edwards. Thanks to Jim, they now have a home phone again.
Toby and Jacinda Sheppard, Kendra and Shelden Walker, Hunter Shelton and Ryan Breshears spent the weekend camping with family and friends.
Bob and Nora Edwards enjoyed spending the day Thursday with great granddaughter, Alexis Swearengin.
I was pleasantly surprised last week when I made contact with my cousin in El Cajon, California. It was her 74th birthday and I hadn’t talked to her for over 40 years.
I was also surprised when three of my nieces came to visit and stayed for a light lunch with us. They were Tom and Leona Hamilton from Claremore, Oklahoma, Darlene Carnall and Cathy Hood from Mansfield, MO.
My youngest daughter, Becky Carter, came down on Saturday and did some deep cleaning for me. Then Rusty and Maeson Carter came to get her.
Bevy Moore, Donna Bannister and I went to Nixa on Monday, for Maeson Carter’s birthday party then Maeson came home with us to spend a few days until Wednesday.
Others visiting in our home this week were Mike, Stacie, Mahayla and Miley Hamby, John Goss and Melba Wilson, Donna Bannister and Bevy Moore.
Wilma Hamby and I enjoyed a nice walk one evening.
Remember, He Grew The Tree so that We Might Go Free.