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Wish the Rushes a Happy 60th Anniversary
“A wise man once said: be careful who you let on your ship, because some people will sink the whole ship just because they can’t be the captain.”
Happenings in our area: Thursday, Oct. 13, fish fry at the Pike County Senior Center in Pittsfield — from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Ongoing activity: Free exercise class at the Findley Place in Pittsfield every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:30-11 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Saint Mary’s Church in Pittsfield is having RCIA Theology Classes which started Sept. 26. Anyone with questions, please call 1-217-285-4321.
Upcoming elections, Miracles to all branches of government to turn back to God, Healing answers for cancer, and the coronavirus to totally stop. And for these individuals: Anne Hopkins, Bonnie Prudoehl, Brian Bradshaw, Carl Blacketer, Charla Prior, Cheryl Rheynard, Danny K. Guthrie, Elinor Waddell, Erma Garner, Gary Dice, Greg and Shari Ketterman, Ginger Whitlock, Heather Shafer, Jim Edwards, Janet Bonnett, Joe Yackley, Jerry Gully, Josh Bennett, Judy Dockhorn, Les Garner, Leonard and Sharon Dice, Lois Thomas, Michael Miller, Mike Miller, Nic Carter, Peggy Piper, Rick Blackstun, Roger Bonnett, Shirley Stinson, Sandy Reel, and Sharon Straus.
Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. 2 Corintians 5:17
Birthdays and anniversaries: Sept. 28, Jordan Wright, Maurice Slater, Nicole Browning, Jon and Kerensa Webel; Sept. 29, Elizabeth Rudd, Emily Rhodes, Pennie Rush, Penny Tedrow, Bill and Laura Grimsley, Nic and Kristina Carter; Sept. 30, Debbie Fitzpatrick, Rachel McCaherty, Vanessa Edgar; Oct. 1, my one and only son Nathan Davis, Shawn Haughey, Bob and Carol Barton; Oct. 2, Candy Evans, John Kroeschel, Tristin Howard, Sue Dell, Oct. 3, Dana Lewis, Lyle and Blanche Barton, Mike and Bev Palmer, Oct. 4, Mark and Anita Conkright.
Was told recently that Sept. 10, Della and Bruce Rush celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary! Quite the accomplishment! If you see them out and about, make sure you tell them Happy Anniversary!
Trivia Answers from Last Week:
1. What is the largest county in Illinois? (McLean)
2. Who were the first two “Fishers of Men” Jesus chose? (Simon Peter and Andrew)
3. What is the smallest county in Illinois? (Putnam)
Sunday, Sept. 8, Carl and Wanda Blacketer were guests of their oldest son and family Tad and Hannah Blacketer, Asa, and Amos of Mt. Pulaski, to celebrate Amos’ 10th birthday.
Wednesday, Sept. 21, Wyvetta Davis went to Springfield to her oldest granddaughter Jacqueline’s place of employment where Jacqueline did both a manicure and a haircut. She did a great job on both.
Thursday, Sept. 22, Carl and Wanda Blacketer called on Les Garner in Mexico, Mo.
Enjoyed going to the Kelly Family Reunion Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Nebo Community Center where a good crowd attended.
Thought these were good so I’ll be sharing them for the next few weeks. These were found in the book “Tea Time With God.”
Brewing Good Relationships
1. Be cordial. Speak and act as if everything you do is a pleasure.
2. Be genuinely interested in people. You can like everybody if you try.