Pastor Scot Tutt, St. Lawrence Community Church, held the Sunday worship service June 30. Anita Fremark led singing, accompanied by Sherry Van Zee on piano. Darrelyn Tutt read a poem. Scripture was Isaiah 41:13 and Hebrews 10:22. Pastor Tutt’s message was on “doing what God calls us to be about.” He said, “We need to encourage each other and build each other up.” Darrelyn played a piano postlude after the message.
The Miller Church of the Nazarene youth and adults volunteered their time Sunday afternoon painting fingernails, playing games and visiting with residents.
Monday afternoon, small group residents place dice bowling and sequence dice games.
Father Chester Murtha, St. Ann Catholic Church, celebrated Mass Tuesday morning.
Tuesday afternoon Bingo helpers were Kim Edwards, Dorothy Engelmann, Kaye Fawcett, Violet Moncur, Maylou Oakley, LaVonne Puffer, Doris Schultz, Charlotte Taylor and Janice Wilbur.
Following Bingo, fresh-popped popcorn was served.
Agnes Kolda led Rosary Wednesday morning.
Men’s Coffee was also served Wednesday morning. They talked about the taking down of the cowboy at the Virginian.
Rev. Brian Jones, Miller First Presbyterian Church, led a Bible study on the “Fruits of the Spirit” Wednesday afternoon. Scripture used was Galatians 5:1, 13-25. Pastor Jones said, “God gives us the power and freedom to bear good fruit.”
Card games were played Wednesday evening.
Some residents went out and some had guests in Thursday, July 4.
Residents had watermelon treats on the front patio during Outdoor Time Friday afternoon.
The residents watched the parade from the front patio Saturday morning, and several watched the fireworks display from the back patio Saturday night.
“Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” ~ Henry James
Residents participate in men’s and women’s coffee times