#MarchisColorectalCancerAwarenessMonth

Me and Pepper at one of the last chemo treatments in Round 3.

Even now, to say or write down the words “colorectal cancer” seems unreal. On one hand, there is an incredible disconnect between me and those words. On the other hand, those words have completely changed my life.

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. I was diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer in August 2015, but I had been sick long before that day. Continue reading

Halloween: Sharing a few memories

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At a Fall Festival at Bellefontaine UMC many years ago, me and Pepper dressed up as black-eyed peas. We thought we were funny, but not everyone caught on! HA!

 

For many, Halloween holds a lot of fun memories.

Whether it was fishing for prizes at the Halloween Carnival at Eupora Elementary School or getting to wear the Superman costume you have wanted each year, but finally found, Halloween was a time of innocent fun and moments that will never be forgotten.

Christie Bailey Colvin of Tomnolan said her favorite Halloween years were those we spent on the Navy base.

“There were kids for hours,” Colvin said. “I remember buying five paper grocery bags of candy and running out! We all spent the evening outside, enjoying the neighbors.” Continue reading

CHURCH OF THE WEEK: Bellefontaine UMC

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ABOUT THE PASTOR

NAME: Roger Miller1009161721-00

CHURCH: Bellefontaine United Methodist (Miller also serves Lebanon UMC)

CHURCH ADDRESS/TOWN: P.O. Box 7013, or 9855 MS Hwy. 9, Bellefontaine, MS

PASTOR’S BIRTHDAY: September 19

PASTOR’S HOMETOWN: Eupora

FAMILY NAMES & CHILDREN’S AGES: Spouse: Ann Miller

Children: Amy Copley of Mathiston, Miss. &  Leigh Ann Grass of Carlsbad, Calif.

Grandchildren: 5 &  Greatgrandchildren: 3

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JOY Club gets an update on Dorroh Lake activities

20160628_121110_resizedCharlotte Nanny, the director of Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly in Bellefontaine, shared some of the activities and ministry opportunities at the Assembly, including Girls and Boys Summer Camp. Continue reading