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We were glad to have some of our regular members back after an absence and had a very interesting Sunday school lesson. Mae Cox and Bessie Hall were both able to be out this week and we were blessed to see them both.
Brother Ray Dobbs was our speaker in both services, even though he was fighting allergies, he did a great job with both messages. Those present could say it was good to be in the house of the Lord.
We appreciated all our visitors Sunday night, it is great to have other churches support each other.
Bro. Scotty Eaves will be our guest speaker in both services Sunday.
Bro. Max Stephens will be preaching March 18, both services.
Mae Cox’s visitors this past week were Donna Nichols, Tim Hall, Lauren and Hunter, Lisa Johnson and Jesse.
Jim Haden, of Sparta, is home now receiving treatment for some health problems. He will be having major surgery, March 19, at St. John’s Hospital, our best wishes to their family.
Brother Jerry Applegate, of near K.C., was in the area to attend his church’s association and was accompanied by his mother, Edythe Applegate, who spent from Thursday until Saturday with her sister, Chestene Lietch. The ladies visited with their longtime friend, Norene Martin, and also enjoyed a visit from Helen Turner, Bessie Hall and Jewell Elliott. Also there at the time were Larry and Marsha Miller.
Bessie Hall’s company this week was Helen Turner, Evelyn Bryan, Lisa Johnson and Jesse, Tim Hall, Lauren and Hunter, Kay Hutchison, Kim Clements, Jewell and J.C.
Those visiting Tom and Jewell Elliott lately were Albert and Doris Elliott, Mr. and Mrs. Shaun Elliott, Logan and MaKayla, Martin Hathcock and Bessie Hall. Logan and MaKayla spent Saturday night with the Elliotts and attended church with Jewell.
Maxine Lund visited Harold and Kay Hutchison Friday of last week.
Jeff and Kristy Tackett, of Joplin, spent from Friday night until Sunday evening with Harold and Kay Hutchison. The Tacketts drove to Mtn. Home Saturday and spent the day with Jeff’s sister, Terri and Tim Mullen.
Dylan and Morgan Clements spent Monday evening with Harold and Kay.