Opening with a story from his missionary trip to Brazil, Rev. Gilbert shared a story that draws a laugh from the congregation. As he looks into the scripture lesson, he shares parallels about the passage and today’s life.
Wear Blue for "Blue Out" Mission emphasis will be for Beth El Farmworker Ministries. Items to bring for the collection are: bath towels, deodorant, new socks, baseball style caps, men & women underwear all sizes, dishwashing detergent, rice, pinto, red or black dry beans.
McLeod's mission focus for 2016 raised $9,000 for missions in the community and abroad. The gifts from McLeod will help create shallow wells in Africa, provide opportunities to people in developing countries through Heifer, and will help kids at Thornwell!