From the governor’s desk: A weekly column by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin
January 8, 2013
Heart of God Soup Kitchen
The January 2013 schedule for the Heart of God Soup Kitchen serving free meals is Jan. 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 28, 29, 30 and 31, from 2 to 5 p.m. For more information, contact Linda Meeker at 304-369-4803.
Tops (Take off pounds sensibly) meets every Thursday at the Fountain of Life Worship Center in Rock Creek. The entrance is on the left side of the building. Weigh in is from 5 to 5:30 p.m. Tops is a non-profit weight loss support group open to men, women and children seven years or older. There is a yearly membership fee. Games and incentives are used weekly to motivate weight loss.
The American Baptist Women’s Ministries of the Coal River have cookbooks for sale to raise money for mission purposes. The books are $10 each and contain over 400 recipes. For personal enjoyment or thoughtful gifts, these books may be purchased at the following Baptist churches: Amy, Fork of Coal, Olive (Julian), Racine, Danville or Madison.
If you do not want to contact the church, please call Regina Hoff, president, at 304-369-6671 and leave a message.
There are a limited number of books being printed. Call now to take care of your holiday gift-giving, bridal showers and appreciation acknowledgements. This is such an economical price for such a treasured gift and the proceeds will serve the needed missions.
Greenview Church of Christ
The Greenview Church of Christ, located at the intersection of state route 17 and Big Branch Road, would like to invite everyone to their Sunday morning Bible Study for all ages. Beginning at 10 a.m. with worship services at 11 a.m. They also have a mid-week Bible Study on Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. For more information, call 304-369-3134.
The Closet at Greenwood Church of God will now have the winter clothes out. We are also accepting donations. For more information, call Ruth at 304-247-6549.
McCorkle Freewill Baptist Church
The McCorkle Freewill Baptist Church Crisis Committee invites everyone to participate in our “Community Nursing Program.” The program takes place he third Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at McCorkle FWB Church multipurpose room.
An RN will be available to the congregation of the church, community and surrounding communities to take your blood pressure, check your blood sugar, explain “the VIAL OF LIFE” (essential information to keep on hand), and explain Medical Power of Attorneys or Living Wills.
Barbara Kessinger, RN, heads the Community Nursing Program and will be happy to answer any questions you may have. She can be reached at 304-369-7158. Take advantage of this free informative community service.
Guiding Light F.W.B. Church
The Guiding Light F.W.B. Church at Rock Creek would like you to come and be with us at our church services at 10 a.m., Sunday School and Church at 11 a.m.; Wednesday night at 6 p.m. Pastor Calvin Jackson welcomes everyone to attend these services.
‘Let the Bible Speak’ radio show airs Sunday mornings
The Boone County Churches of Christ invite everyone to listen to “Let the Bible Speak” on Sunday mornings, from 8 to 9 a.m. on WZAC 92.5 FM.