n First UMC hosts epic summer bash
First United Methodist Church Chiefland will host the First Epic End of Summer Bash on Saturday, Aug. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free and open to the community.
In addition to free food and drinks, there will be games, children's clothing tent (K-12), kids' fingerprinting and haircuts, Jumpy House and wet slide, games and more.
For more information, call 352-493-4627.
n Gospel music festival Aug. 5-6
WE SOAR, Inc./Gospel Fest Committee is inviting soloists, choirs, ensembles, instrumentalists, quartets, dance and mime ministries and Christian step teams to participate in the 10th Annual Williston Gospel Music Festival on Friday, Aug. 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 6, 2 p.m. –6.p.m. This event is a celebration and promotion of traditional, contemporary, rap, and southern style gospel music.
I didn’t know a mufflerless station wagon could pass an eighteen wheeler on one of those interstate loops, but at fourteen, I reckon I didn’t know a lot of things. I DID know if I wanted to see fifteen I’d better get “Drunken Yee-Haw man” to let me out of his hot-rod.
Several years ago, I spent six weeks in Africa preaching and teaching the word of God to the people of South Africa and Zimbabwe. We traveled from village to village holding meetings in an attempt to start new churches and strengthen those already there.