For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority. ~Colossians 2:9-10 (NIV)~
Please pray for Mr. John Fulda of Amite. He is having a heart procedure today.
David W. Bennett
May 15, 1965 – July 12, 2019
A resident of Amite, LA, passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019 at North Oaks Medical Center in Hammond, LA. He was born May 15, 1965 in Amite, LA and was 54 years of age. David’s legacy will live on through the multiple “gifts” he donated through the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency. He is survived by his loving mother, Dorothy Davidson Bennett; 1 son, Michael Rogers; 2 brothers, Lonnie Lee Bennett and wife, Stacy, and Darryl Keith Bennett; nephews, Brock Layne Bennett and William Brogan Bennett; nieces, Mary-Catherine Bennett and Raelynn Nicole Jackson. Preceded in death by his father, Edgar Lee “Bear” Bennett; 1 brother, Donnie Ray “Bo” Bennett; 2 sisters, Connie F. Bennett and Krissy N. Bennett; grandparents, Homer Lee Bennett, Janie Barlow Bennett, Sim Thomas Davidson and Ida Lee Galloway Davidson. Memorial Services will be scheduled on a later date. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.
Scripture Writing Plan – “Patience and Perseverance” – I Timothy 5:11-16
The Hope Center in Roseland is is need of clothing for premie babies. If you have some and are willing to share, they will have items to give to meet needs.
Operation Christmas Child – School supplies are now widely available in stores. As you shop, keep your eyes open for items that will be useful in shoeboxes. Suggestions are single subject notebooks, copy paper, pencils, pens, crayons, markers, pencil sharpeners, big erasers, safety scissors, glue sticks, pencil boxes, etc. Your purchases can be left in the church office or in the Sunday School room next to the choir room. Thank-you for helping to provide items for the shoeboxes. Don’t miss the good deals.
Operation Christmas Child – fishing kits! I have received a bag of small containers that will be perfect for fishing kits. Items needed are fishing line, hooks, weights, and small floats.
Operation Christmas Child – Clothesline kits – Items needed are wooden clothespins and clothesline string.
Operation Christmas Child – Tic Tac Toe games – Items needed are flat glass stones and small felt or foam sheets.
Operation Christmas Child – Eating utensils. – Teaspoons are used in most places. You can either purchase spoons alone or you can get sets with a knife, fork, and spoon.
Operation Christmas Child – Sewing kits – Small spools of thread, sewing needles, assorted buttons, small scissors, etc. If you want to add some small pieces of fabric and trim, that would be good.
Operation Christmas Child – Necklace/bracelet kits – Assorted beads, cording, etc.
Operation Christmas Child – Miscellaneous items – Washcloths and soap, $1.00 flashlights and extra batteries, small stuffed animals, small dolls, small balls, jump ropes, dominoes, small plastic animals, small trucks and cars, small farm figure, but now military figures or weapons.
What would you as an individual, your family, your class, your club be willing to do to provide some of the items for children in many poor countries this year? Remember, now is the time to collect. We have to pack the boxes and ship them by November. I am available to answer questions you may have. Call me or contact me through this page.