Thanksgiving dinner for all in Bethlehem

Thanksgiving dinner for all in Bethlehem

But what happens when you don't have family or food?

Paula Steuernagel will be the featured organist and the Rev. Gerhardt Doroh the guest preacher at 8 and 10:30 a.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 619 Main St., St. Joseph, as the church wraps up its 150th anniversary celebration.

You don't have to be in need to participate.

The churches extend the hospitality as a way of spreading the spirit of the season.

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St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 121 Kline St., Benton Harbor, will have a Thanksgiving eve service at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

327-7171 before 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day. There will be pies and cookies for dessert, she said.

One will be held from 11 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 23, at St. Phillips Holiness Church in Olar. "We've had a tremendous outpouring of love to everyone", Polasky said.

St. Lukes United Methodist Church- St. Luke's will be hosting Thanksgiving dinner in the Great Hall of their building from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

"There is no charge for the meal", the UCC website says.

GracePoint's Thanksgiving Day meal is open to anyone who's looking for a hot meal that day, Miller said.

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They've been able to make memories.

This year, we anticipate a crown of over 400. "Even if we only had a handful, we'd probably still do it because that handful needs somewhere to go", Smoak said.

An offering is also collected to help the board with operating and maintenance fees and the renovation of the church.

Nearly all the food GracePoint serves is donated by the congregation, Miller said.

"It is an opportunity to interact with the community, particularly with those who don't have family in the area", said Sharon Parsons, church officer manager and a Thanksgiving volunteer since 2001.

Volunteers cooked and served all the meals while students sang for everyone there.

"Everything you would have for your Thanksgiving dinner at home, we give you here", Hamilton said.

It takes more than just food to make the annual dinner a success, Hamilton said.

For this service, the First Christian Church board conducts a gathering of in-kind donations of canned goods and nonperishable goods for Houston County S.H.A.R.E.

Donations are used to purchase turkeys from Hy-Vee, and each participating family received a "coupon" from the church on November 9 or November 16.

November 22 is the distribution.

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