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Hand-turned Ash Burl Bowl
Posted On: Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 8:51pm
Everyone who has met Bob Schloneger remembers him. Bob has worn many hats over the years, from teacher and pastor to artist and extraordinary craftsman. But he's always handled every task with the same easy smile, kind manner and gracious attitude that makes an impression on people. The Lord led him to be a Mennonite pastor but with a love of teaching and a knack for working with his hands, Bob...
Posted On: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - 8:43pm
If you've been around the Relief Sale for more than a few years, you've heard about the "crazy" ladies. It's a group of four women from the Wayne County area who make it their goal to piece, quilt, bind and donate a top-notch quilt at our annual Relief Sale. No, it's not about pride. It's about the fun and fellowship of picking out the fabrics, selecting the pattern, the piecing and quilting, and...
Posted On: Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 2:46pm
As we reached out to the Mennonite churches in the area, it seemed like a good idea to give people a visual of what the Relief Sale is about. At the heart of the story, we're about people – people who need our help and people who work together to show the love of Christ. Set to the music of Brandon Heath's "Give Me Your Eyes", this YouTube video will show both the faces of the people Mennonite...
Posted On: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 12:41pm
Would you bicycle for 24 hours to help a person in need? The newest activity at the Relief Sale is 24 Hours of Relief and they'll be doing just that - biking to raise funds for Mennonite Central Committee. With bicycling fast becoming the sport of choice in the surrounding area, a team of local bicycling enthusiasts put their heads together two years ago to create an event to appeal to both...

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