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Posted On: Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 8:33pm
What's our calling? To be like Christ... By Marlin Troyer My great-uncle Alvin was a delight to be with, inquisitive, likeable and talkative to a fault. One day he told me he would have loved to have made a living as a wood crafter. But growing up during the great depression, he found work and latched on to it because any job was a lifeline. The wistfulness in his face attested to life of denial...
Posted On: Friday, March 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
OK. We get it. If you've never been to an auction, let alone bid at one, it's pretty intimidating. The auctioneers are talking so fast (and what exactly are they saying in all that sing-song?) You're not sure if you should wave your hand, wink or do something else to let him know you want to bid. Ebay isn't like this! Here in Ohio's Amish Country, auctions are a part of life. We grow up with...
John Deere Gator
Posted On: Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 5:30pm
Two significant items we'd like to highlight are a brand-new John Deere Gator and an installed house door from Provia Corporation. A group of generous donors came together this year to donate a handy-dandy John Deere Gator. Our Large Donations Coordinator worked diligently to coordinate this donation and we are happy to sell this brand-new model to benefit people around the world who have no...
Honeytown
Posted On: Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 4:04pm
Honeytown, one of Wayne County's homegrown musical groups, will be playing at the Relief Sale on Friday evening, August 5 at 7pm. About Honeytown... Honeytown is a fun and upbeat four-piece group of talented musicians from Kidron, Ohio featuring Tim Shue, Nate Gundy, Kevin Himes and Toby Hazlett. The band's eclectic musical mix, original compositions, unexpected arrangements and their tightly-...
Posted On: Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 12:37pm
If you've ever wondered how the money raised at the Relief Sale gets spent, here are a few facts that will help you understand what Mennonite Central Committee does with the money that you help us raise. We praise the Lord every year for our donors, buyers and volunteers! FOOD $25.00 - Enables a family to raise a rabbit for food and income in the Gaza Strip.$50.00 - Provides loans for people to...

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