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January 19, 2018

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Fred Suter talks at Grace Mennonite on Feb. 24

Pandora native Fred Suter will is a guest speaker at Grace Mennonite Church, Pandora, on Sunday, Feb. 24. He will speak at a 6:30 p.m. program.

Suter is a former Mennonite Central Committee volunteer with the PAX program. He will talk about his work with getting fresh clean water to a hospital at the former African Inter-Mennonite Mission station of Ndjoko Pundo in the Democratic Republic of Congo.



Emmanuel UCC fish fry March 8

The Emmanuel United Church of Christ,  8375 Phillips Road, Bluffton, will hold a fish fry in March. The event is from 4 to 7 p.m., Friday, March 8, at the church.

Cost is $7 for adults and $4 for youth 11 and under. The fish fry offers all the fish you can eat, plus potatoes, vegetables, salad and dessert.




Pandora free community meal planned for February

The Pandora United Methodist Church will be hosting a free community meal on Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m in the church fellowship hall, 108 E. Washington Street, Pandora.

The meal this month is provided by the “Growing Pains and Promises” Mother's Club and is Baked Potato Bar, Chili, Cake and beverage.


Food Boxes available for P-G families for February

The churches of Pandora and Gilboa are offering food boxes for the month of February for households in the Pandora/Gilboa School District. The boxes are designed to provide nine meals for a family of four.

In order to pick up a box, you must register by 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18 by calling 419-384-3905.

Boxes will be available for pickup on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. at the Pandora United Methodist Church located on State Route 12.


St. John's UCC offers several special services in February

St. John's United Church of Christ, Bluffton, offers several worship options in February, according to Rev. Carol Clements, pastor. The schedule follows:

Sunday, February 3–10:30 a.m.–Four Chaplains’ Sunday.  American Legion sponsoring recognition of the Four Chaplains of various faiths who sacrificed their lives during World War 11.  Legionnaires are invited to come as a group.

Holy Communion will also be observed.


St John's UCC February newsletter on the Icon

The St. John's United Church of Christ February newsletter is now posted for Icon viewers to read. You may open it below this story.