What’s Up? SWM’s Missionaries to the Deaf, Bud & Jenna Ring and their daughters (CANADA), while visiting supporting churches in Alabama, helped SWM with landscaping and other important needs for a week. When they travel, they take their home with them. The daughters are homeschooled so their classroom is always available. Contact: Ring’ by clicking here.
What’s Up? The 9th annual Deaf Men’s Gathering, at the Amigo Center, Sturgis, Michigan, was attended by 23 Deaf men, with guest speaker Pastor Joe Dixon. The 10th annual gathering will be May 31 – June 2, 2024, with guest speaker, Steve Dye. (Submitted by Chris Bywater)
What’s Up? Urgent Prayer Request: Please pray for SWMI Missionary to the Deaf and Special Needs in Liberia, Monique Lindsey. She developed physical problems in Liberia, and her doctor required her to return to the States for further help. Since returning, she has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and is under the care of a special medical team. She is undergoing treatment in her hometown in New York. She is trusting the Lord for His will for her life. She longs to return to Liberia, where her “heart” remains.
What’s Up? Pastor Dr. Fred Adams announces their 2nd Annual Sword Deaf Baptist Conference, 250 Hiway Dr, Clinton, TN, October 1 – 8, 2023. Guest speakers: Missionary David Peach, Pastor Rusty VanDonkelaar, Missionary/Evangelist Allen Snare, and more.
What’s Up? Pastor Steve Parker, Bible Baptist Church for Deaf/Hearing, Seguin, Texas, announces their 1st Deaf Men’s Retreat, January 1-5, 2024, at Liberty Camp, Oakwood, TX. Enjoy preaching, fellowship, food, and daily Bible Study with fun activities. Regular Registration $100 – Before Nov. 1 – $75.
What’s Up? New friend, Steve Daniel did cosmetic work by grinding a big cedar stump at SWM left by the 2020 Easter tornado in Trenton. It was very unsightly. Note: For locals who need big ugly stumps ground, call him at 423-443-6012 (mobile). BTW: “Thank you Steve” for grinding the big stump in my yard – Carlene greatly appreciates it and so do I – TC.
What’s Up? The parking lot at SWM recently received a fresh seal coat and new striping to preserve and protect our parking lot. Nance Sealcoating & Striping from Ringgold, Georgia, did a great job. Pictured are Tanner Nance, and Shannon Spralls, Jr. Great job, men!
What’s Up? Save the Date! Kim Rempel of Harvest Baptist Church of the Deaf, Ringgold, Georgia announces their Annual Christmas Drama November 29 – December 3, 2023, 7:00 Nightly
Make plans now to attend and bring your friends to this unique and exciting event to begin your Christmas celebration season.
And That’s What’s Up!
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