1st-Centenary United Methodist Hosts 70+ Luncheon On Nov. 1

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

A 70+ Luncheon will be held at First-Centenary United Methodist Church, 410 McCallie Ave., on Friday, Nov. 1, at noon. 

With the title, "Up, Up And Away," the luncheon will be in the Oak Street Center with door prizes and a guest speaker, Dr. Paul McDaniel. 

For reservations, contact Marsha at 756-2021. 

Dr. Doug Fairbanks will speak at the 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. sanctuary services on the topic, "In God We Trust?" with text from Luke 18:9-14. Using the same text, the Rev.

Brian Davis will speak in The Vine at 10:45 a.m. on "Good to Great."

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