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August 3, 2021

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Ada First United Methodist Church VBS August 6-8

Registration for Ada First United Methodist Church's Vacation Bible School has begun.

Children ages 3 through 5th grade are encouraged to join Friday, August 6th and 7th, from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. with a celebration on Sunday, August 8th at 10:00 a.m.

This year's theme is "Anchored, Deepening Faith in God."

Free Community Meal

St. Mark Lutheran and Sugar Grove UME will again be serving their Free Community Meal on Wednesday, July 28, from 5 - 6:30 p.m.

The meal will be served at St. Mark Lutheran Church at the corner of East Lincoln and South Johnson Streets.

Dine-in or carry-out will be available. Curbside service will also be provided.

This month's menu consists of a sloppy joe sandwich, chips, cheese cubes, carrots, celery, fruit, and a cookie.

Ada congregations collecting school supplies

Supply list attached at the bottom of the story

Ada congregations are collecting school supplies for students in the school district so that all students can start school with everything needed, according to Gwen Jochims of the planning committee.

The collection is from now through Aug. 5. Attached at the bottom of this story is the supply list of items the group is collecting.

All items can be dropped off at:
Ada Public Library
Liberty National Bank
Buckeye East
First Presbyterian Church
First United Methodist Church
St. Paul's Church
Grace Gospel Church
ONU Chapel

Free community meal Wednesday

St. Mark Lutheran and Sugar Grove United Methodist hosts "eat-in" or "carry-out"

St. Mark Lutheran Church and Sugar Grove United Methodist Church will hold its "Free Community Meal" from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 30. The meal will be served at St. Mark, 125 S. Johnson St., Ada.

This month the meal will include an option to "eat in" or to "carry out." It is free to the community.  The menu includes brats, saueerfraut, beans, chips, fresh fruit and a cookie. 

Current safety protocols will be observed. In May 60 meals were served.

Gospel singer in concert here Sunday

Danny Ray will present a concert of gospel music during the morning worship service of Ada Church Christ Disciples at 10:30 a.m., Sunday, June 13.

Ray is the author of over 1,000 songs as a gospel recording artist. A free-will offering for Ray will be taken during the service, which is open to the public.

Ada Church of Christ Disciples is located at 316 S. Main St., Ada.

Baccalaureate moved to the school

A wet Wednesday has moved the 2021 Ada High School baccalaureate service location.

Originally planned for the War Memorial Park, the service, still set for 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 26, will take place tonight in the Ada school gymnasium.