What wonderful food at Walthall Baptist Church Friday night. The church held their annual Deer and Chicken Supper fundraiser to help pay down the note on the church sanctuary. The food was FANTASTIC as always!
See a few of these photos in the February 18, 2015 edition of The Webster Progress Times at http://websterprogresstimes.com/2015/02/18/wbc-deer-chicken-dinner/
Haley Harrison, Paisley Bell and Madison Smith with some of the children they shared their Christmas holidays with at The Good Shepherd Orphanage in Haiti. (Photos submitted)
From their very first trip to Haiti, they knew they would never be the same.
It was in 2011 when Haley Harrison, Paisley Bell and Madison Smith took their first trip with a group from Walthall Baptist Church to the small country that had suffered so much destruction. Just a year before, on Jan. 12, 2010, the country of Haiti had suffered a 7.0 earthquake, that left 220,000 people dead, 300,000 injured and rubble everywhere.
The three girls have returned to Haiti every year since, including a special trip over the Christmas holidays this year to stay at The Good Shepherd orphanage. Continue reading
On a recent Friday afternoon, Walthall Baptist Church hosted a chicken dinner benefit for Tabatha Stewart. The entire community stopped by to eat or picked up a plate to take home and filled up the donation box to help one of their own.
Walthall Mayor Belinda Stewart said it is the “caring and giving nature of the folks who live there” that she loves so much about her hometown.
Walthall resident Lindsey McCluskey said it is “a small place with a BIG sense of community!” Continue reading