Tonya’s Hope fundraiser Saturday in Lanark
The eighth annual Tonya’s Hope Cancer Foundation fundraiser will be this Saturday, April 5 at the American Legion Post 82 Oak Street in Lanark Village.
The festivities start at 9 a.m. with a huge yard sale. At noon we will be serving Thomas Lee Brannan’s famous Boston Butt dinners for a $10 donation. We will also be selling the butts whole and you will also have the option of buying pints of sides to go with it.”
Debi Jordan will provide the afternoon entertainment. Debi has been very generous with her time and talent for Tonya’s Hope. We appreciate her and all our volunteers very much!
We will be auctioning special items throughout the day and the raffle for $500 first prize will be drawn at 6 p.m.
Tonya’s Hope has helped more than 60 Franklin County residents over the last seven years with non-medical needs such as gas, rent, utilities, etc. To qualify for assistance you need to be a resident of Franklin County and in treatment for cancer. For an application call 850-625-0382.
We are a non-profit organization on our own and we would like to thank the Legion for providing us with the facilities to hold our fundraiser every year. We also would like to thank the ladies for all the help with the yard sale; it is a lot of work to put this together.”
Jehovah Witnesses assemble Saturday in Panama City
]The Apalachicola Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses will be attending a Special Assembly Day this Saturday, April 5 at the Marina Civic Center in Panama City. The theme of the Assembly is “God’s Word Exerts Power,” drawn from Hebrews 4:12.
Speakers at the assembly will bring out how the Bible has the power to transform us, bringing our thoughts and ways into harmony with Gods will. They will show just how powerful Gods words is, and how we individually can fully utilize its power in our lives.
Those in attendance can listen to the answers for questions such as “why we can have confidence in God’s word (Psalms 29-4); how we can avoid falling prey to the deceptive power of Satan’s world? (I John 5:19); What is the key to changing our lives even if we have strongly entrenched bad habits and attitudes? (Eph. 4:23)
All can benefit from this fine program. All in the community are invited to attend. The program will start at 9:40 a.m. There is no admission charge and no collections are taken.