Pine Grove Happenings 9/27/2021

Sunday, September 26th Joys:
Ron Dry – Fall is in the air!
Anita Walker- I got to spend time with the new twins last week and on the way home my other niece went into labor and we have another new addition to our family.
Bonnie Burleson – My Brother and his family had Covid and are all doing better except for his wife who is now at Atrium Stanly and she needs our prayers.
Michelle Baucom– Jeff’s Mother was discharged from the hospital and is doing better..
Dave Howard – The bathroom heater came on when I turned it on!
Robin Hinson – Again this past Thursday we served about 55 plates at Soul Food and they really enjoyed all the food made by our folks.

Flowers today were given by Kathy & David Odell in memory of Kathy’s Sister, Myra Ledbetter.

Prayer Concerns:
Carol Burleson Family
Glen Burleson Family
Ron Hartman
Jonathan Hartman
Bonnie Burleson’s  – Sister-in-law
Ron Huneycutt
Jimmy  Harris
Joe Lyn Helms
Heath & Heather Huneycutt, Lia, Conner and Flym Coley (age 2)
Pray for our Doctors, Nurses, Health care workers, and Hospitals
Pray for Police Officers, Firefighters and EMTs
Pray for all those with Covid

This Week:
Tuesday, September 28      6:00 pm Community Inn – Sam Lambert has lead on this.

Thursday, September 30     8:30 -11:30 am – Second Harvest Food Truck at Agri-Civic Center – Many volunteers are needed!***
                                              6:00 pm – Pine Grove Night at Soul Food** 
                                              6:00 pm – Hinson Ribs & Barbeque Dinner- Keith needs men to help prepare the meats for this meal.

Friday, October 1                5:30 pm – Hinson Ribs & Barbeque Dinner – Prep work-cup slaw, get things ready for Barbeque on Saturday.

Saturday, October 2           4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Hinson Ribs & Barbeque Dinner – at least 5 or 6 volunteers will be needed for this! All meals will be packed into To-Go boxes for serving****

Coming Soon:
Sunday, October 3          10:00 am Sunday School – All ages
                                          11:00 am  Worship Service along with Zoom & Facebook* 
                                           5:30 pm Choir Practice

Tuesday, October 5          7:00 pm United Methodist Women

Looking Ahead:
Sunday, October 17            2:00 to 4:00 pm – Children’s Event – Trip to Sunny Oaks Farm with petting zoo, straw mountain, pumpkin patch and you get to pick out your own pumpkin!

*Covid Update for September –
We will ask everyone to maintain physical distancing of 6 feet between family units. We recommend that everyone regardless of vaccination status wear a mask during worship and fellowship as well as meetings. We will limit singing and the choir will not wear masks while singing.

**Every Thursday in September is Pine Grove Soul Food Night!
Please join us in a mission of helping to feed the community at Grace Place/Soul Food on Church Street in Albemarle every Thursday night in September.  We have one date left, 9/30/21.  Meals are covered, but we still need help with filling the go boxes and serving.  Last week we made 55 go plates! What an awesome mission this is! Please come and help if you can.

***Second Harvest Food Truck – Thursday, September 30th
On Thursday, September 30th for about three hours, from 8:30 am to 11:30 am St. Martin’s and Pine Grove UMC will be sponsoring the Second Harvest Food Truck at the Agri-Civic Center.  More volunteers are still needed!  Please contact Sam Lambert or Ron Hartman if you can help. 

****Hinson Endowment Barbeque Dinner – Saturday October 2nd 
We are getting ready for the Hinson Endowment Barbeque Fundraiser which will take place on October 2, 2021 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. 
We will need some help with prep work at 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 30 where Keith will need men to help prepare the meats for this meal and Friday, October 1 at 5:00 pm. where the women can cup slaw and prepare other items for the Saturday meal.

We will need lots of help on the day of the Dinner beginning about 12:00 noon for prep work, cooking, and later for packing & serving To-Go boxes, and cleaning up.
Serving will take place from 4-8 pm. Please help if you are able!!

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Thank you all for all you do!
Please stay safe!

Nancy L. Burleson
Communications Coordinator