Open Door Missionary Union meets

COLLIERS – The Open Door Baptist Church’s Women’s Missionary Union met with seven members present and President Mildred Richter presiding.

Donna Garrison gave the opening prayer. Nancy Petrel was hostess.

Members gave funds toward the group’s three supported missions. Donna Garrison read the previous meeting’s minutes. Pam Holden gave the treasurer’s report. Lois Flemm read Missionary Becky McGregor’s letter.

Members Mary Ann Kimball and Katherine Wise have passed away and their names will be added to the church’s plaque.

The group will donate flashlights with batteries to Samaritan’s Purse’s July shoebox collection.

Nancy Petrel, Pam Holden and Donna Garrison read selections on July 4 and the American flag’s significance. Rosemerry Jennings read the devotion, “Restoration of a Nation.”

Members discussed adopting a Voice of the Martyrs front-line worker.

The next meeting is at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Pam Holden will serve as hostess.