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It was a great day to be in the Lord’s house as we began with prayer and singing. We have many seeing their doctors and those who are bereaved and still needing our prayers.
We have those with praise reports, which is always good news. We were glad to have our visitors and some of our regulars back.
Brother Ric Englehardt was our speaker in both services and did a wonderful job. He spoke about the history behind the crucifixion and then continued with “the rest of the story” in the evening. We enjoyed having Daisy Christensen play her violin in the morning service and MaKayla Elliott played her violin in the evening service, great job, girls.
Mt. Tabor Church had the nursing home service Sunday with a great turnout and good singing and Brother Don Bryan gave the devotion. We appreciate Norma Stillings coming in to play the piano for us.
Last week was the Missouri Assn. of General Baptists meeting at Camp Piland. There was very good attendance in the services Friday night and Saturday and the preaching was exceptional. Several from Mt. Tabor Church attended some of the services and the business meetings.
This Sunday we will have a speaker from the Gideon’s in part of the church hour.
Mae Cox enjoyed phone visits from her brother and sisters this past week. Tom and Donna Nichols were down doing some helpful things for Mae, and also visiting was Lisa Johnson and Jesse.
Jan Jones spent the night with Martin and Mary Ann Hathcock and drove Martin to his eye doctor appointment in Springfield. He good a great report from his doctor. Jim Hathcock also visited his parents on Tuesday.
Bessie Hall’s visitors this past week were Ronnie Lansdown, J.C. Hall and Vicky Burnett, Jewell Elliott, Kim Clements, Kay Hutchison.
Those visiting Tom and Jewell Elliott this week have been James Elliott, Jim and Carla Hearod. Jewell visited Don and Evelyn Bryan Monday afternoon. James Christensen was also visiting the Bryans. Glad to hear Tom got good reports at both his doctor appointments last week.
MaKayla and Logan Elliott spent Saturday with Tom and Jewell.
Harlin Hutchison and family had supper with Harold and Kay Hutchison last Saturday, on their way to Branson.
Jim and Maxine Lund visited Harold and Kay last Saturday evening.