Echo’s From the Past _lowres

 

Happy birthday to Melissa Varnado, of Amite, Oct. 14; Jason Zachary, of Prairieville, Oct. 16; Darleen Breechan Gill, of Greensburg, Oct. 17; Kevin Morgan, of Amite, Oct. 18; and Patricia Jo White, of Matoon, Illinois, Oct. 18.

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Greensburg First Baptist Church will have a coat drive for the Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home through Nov. 15. Call (225) 222-6580.

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Congratulations to Silliman spelling bee winners on Sept. 25. They are eligible for the Mississippi Independent School District spelling bee April 7.

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To the families of James Kelly Jr. and Ivan Mestchovick Jr., our love and prayers are extended.

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Congratulations to all the 263 cadet graduates from Louisiana National Guard Youth Challenge Program, in Carville, from the Gillis W. Long Center, Sept. 12.

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Thank God for Jesus, who kept me and blessed me Sept. 12 when I suffered a mini stroke. I was in Our Lady of the Lake Hospital for about four days.

Now I am home and doing great.

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So I won’t grow weary while doing good, for in due season I shall reap and won’t lose heart, as Jesus says in Gal. 6:9. And I will get to see love conquer all. Joy is guaranteed for more than a lifetime. I will keep running the race with a joy-filled eternity view.

Contact Fran Snoddy at (225) 777-4363.