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Mountain Messen The Mountain Messenger, Thursday, September 6, 1990 3B By Helen W. Searle Church of God, located on Willow Street behind the White Sulphur Springs Post Office, was ,1950. Reverend Anthony Wayne Snider organized a series of home Bible study groups, which the nucleus of the church. The present building, first a cinder block structure, was con- same year. Reverend Snider became the first official pastor of the congregation and served Pastorates in later years, according to his widow, Della Snider. Improvements and additions, ~unday School wing, have been added during the 40-year history of the church. Reverend Roy the minister of the church since 1988. 1 Have Daughter ndler Response $28 to $ 52 on set of 4 2 or more, ea. low as 50,000-mile tread wear-out warranty Aramid-over.-steel folded belt... 30% stronger shoulder than conventional radial All-weather traction whitewall Mounted FREE Size 2 or more, ea P155/80R13 $33.99 P165/80R 13 43.99 P175/80R 13 48.99 P 185/80R 13 53.99 P185/75R14 56.99 P195,75R14 58.99 P205 75R14 59.99 P205/75R15 60.99 P215,75R 15 61.99 P225/75R 15 62.99 P235/75R15 63.99 Get any set of 4 fires balanced or rebalanced 1/2 PRICE lhru 9/30 Mr and Mrs Daniel Hutsenpiller of Dawson announce the birth of their daughter Emily Rene6 who was born July 27. She weighed 7 pounds six ounces. Maternal grandparents are Mr and Mrs Ralph Treadway of Dawson. Pa- ternal grandparents are Mr and Mrs Jesse Hutsenpiller of Smoot. Revival At BLESSED BERTRAND OF GARRIGUA Bertrand was born in south- ern France in the Comtat Ve- nalssin at the small town of Gar- rigues towards the end of the 1100s. Civil war was raging. Dis- sentions and heresies kept the Christian population in turmoil. As a young man, Bertrand at- tended a Cistercian monastery school taught by the nuns of this order, a common practice for educating the youth of this era. Despite the crusade against heretics in Midi, in southern France, the Cistercian Legate was assassinated in the year 1208. Seven years later Bertrand was ordained a Cistercian priest. Through his work he met and developed a lasting friendship with Saint Dominic of Spain. To- gether with Dominic, he and five other priests formed the nucleus of the Order of Preachers, later known as the Dominicans. For a time these men lived in the Pri- ory of Romanus in Toulouse. As the order expanded and new The descendants of Andrew Eldridge and Rebecca Ann Ho- naker Bostick will have their re- union Sunday, September 9 at the 4-H Camp in Anthony. Din- ner at 12:30 p.m. All family members and friends are invited to take a dish and join in an afternoon of fel- lowship. Meet new friends and renew old acquaintances. Meat, drinks and eating utensils will be provided. Also, don't forget to take your own folding lawn chairs. Be sure to take old pictures, family records, Bibles, etc. Share your family traditions and sto- ries. Arrangements for the dedi- cation of a Civil War veterans grave marker for Andrew Eld- ridge will be discussed. For more information call Norma Gillian 497-2418 or Doris Beard at 645-1780. houses were founded, Bertrand was appointed the Provincial of lh'ovenqe, an area encompassing all of southern France. The re- maining years of his life were spent preaching throughout this territory and, at the same time, establishing the Priory of Mar- seilles. In 1230, Blessed Bertrand died at the abbey of Bousqque, very near where he had attended school as a child. "l\venty-three years after his interment, the body of Blessed Bertrand was exhumed and found to be com- pletely intact. Almost another 300 years passed when the body was again exhumed for the pur- pose of relocating It to the Church of Frdres Precheurs d'Orange. Miraculously Blessed Bertrand's body was still incor- rupt. Unfortunately, during the religious wars of 1561 this church, along with the body of Bertrand, was totally destroyed by fire. Although no relic re- mains, Blessed Bertrand is re- membered on September 6, Martins Married Fifty Years Rory Marvin and Myrtle Shnms Martin of Gaithersburg, Maryland, will celebrate their fif- tieth wedding anniversary. A re- ception will be held at the Rainelle Fire Department Hall, Sunday, September 9 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. All friends and relatives are invited. Mr & Mrs Martin were raised in the Rainelle area and lived in Charlton Heights until retiring. Mr Martin is a 30-year retiree from Union Carbide, Alloy. Mrs Martin taught 25-years in the Fayette County schools. Hosting the party will be their daughters Arlene Underdonk of Potomac, Maryland, Karen Cro- teau of Gaithersburg, Janet Sommers of Charlestown and Judy Warner of Barboursville. 4S g Power, 45rnonth Warranty ID a Store Items as advertised details STORE HOURS: 0 AM0 PM Mon.-Fri. HOURS: Mon i-hurs 9AM 6PM Fn 9 AM 8 PM Sat 9AM - 6PM STORE PHONE: 645-3121 ! aii lit _ __ t ' month of September on most JODEE Bras d, #1 in Consumer Satisfaction! Come in now PLu ke advantage of these terrific Fall Savings! /"/ave Special Savings on all JODEE Breast Forms! our l'itting Checked by a Trained Certified Fitter. . MEDICARE APPROVED [e that Care About tlie peofite You Love/" -800-245-8647 Rt. 219 Fairlea WV. An Enrichment Revival will be held at Clifton Presbyterian Church, Maxwelton September 16. 17, 18 and 19 between 7:30 p.in. and 8:30 p.m. Guest preacher will be Doctor Ed Moore of Rock Lake Presbyterian Church, South Charleston. The evening sermons will recall the challenge of discipleship and what it means to be a servant of Jesus Christ. Listeners will hear again the urgency of the Gospel message with its Good News of forgiveness and life in Christ. This revival will offer each per- son an opportunity to dedicate or re-dedicate their lives to Jesus Christ. f A Touch Of Glass Antiques 218 8th Street (Main Street) Marlinton 9:00 to 4:30 Monday - Saturday Depression Glass Stoneware Country Collectables Rhinestone Jewelry yine Custom Des~brn Gemstone Jewdry Buying Depression Glass The Perry Sisters Perry Sisters At Mount Zion Church on" september 9, the Perry Sisters will be in Concert at 3 p.m. at Mount Zion United Methodist Church in IAncoln, known as the "Irish Corner." This little church has been trying to keep the Gospel alive in its area. "The Perry Sisters belief is that, we need all of God's Churches no matter where they are or who they are, in spreading the Gospel. So they are willing to help in this regard," according to their lather, Reverend Frederick W. Perry. The Perry Sisters have just made a recording in Pittsburgh and are now attending Bennett College in North Carolina."The sisters have been raised in the church since their birth. They are pure and God is with them. Please come and share what you will with God on this day. We will be taking up a free-will offer- ing in the service," Reverend Perry said. and Rhinestone Jewelry ~./ '/_ "2 ! '"2 " 'ii Bouquet, lust call or Grandparents' Day is Smzclay, September 9. . . Public Address Systems STREET. RUP And Pianos TELEFLoRAL 1-800-464-7845 DALLY DELIVERY Across from Lewlsburg Post Off~e 645-2605 ,, II II II IIIIII Nancy (left), Lloyd, and Danlelle Camp New Minister At Valley Baptist By April Hefner A state In which all elemen- tary schools have ice rinks may seem a far cry from the beloved sports of West Virginia young- sters, but according to new Greenbrier Valley Baptist Church Pastor Lloyd Camp, there are more similarities be- tween this state and his former home in Anchorage, Alaska than first meets the eye. Two major activities common to both states are fishing and hunting, although In Alaska fishing is a prhnary industry while West Virginians enjoy it mostly as a hobby. For hunting, the wildlife in Alaska ranges from moose to grizzly bears to mountain goats. ~There are many moose within the city of Anchorage that eat people's shrubs and are tame enough that oftentimes people even feed them," commented Nanl~y Camp. The unusual wild- llfe, extensive outdoor sports, and the state's rugged natural beauty attracts enough travellers to make tourism Alaska's third leading source of income, the minister's wife said. After serving at Maranatha (which means Behold He Comes) Baptist Church in Anchorage for the past six years Mr Camp, a West Virginia native, remarked, "We enjoyed living there. We were satisfied living there. It's a really beautiful, picturesque state with the snow-covered mountains year 'round and an abundance of activities." In addi- tion, Mrs Camp admitted, "Being from West Virginia helped us to adjust to the environment of Alaska." ...... A Chaplain tn the Civil Air Pa- trol, the recently arrived pastor told of meeting many Eskimos and visiting remote villages rang- ing In size from 30 to 100 citi- zens. He also commented on the social problem that plagues the Eskimo culture presently, alco- holism. Apparently the extensive isolation and idleness produces a large percentage of residents with nothing to do for entertain- ment except to drink. One pro- gram being Implemented in vil- lages tn the Interior In an at- tempt to correct this problem Is "going dry" as in Prohibition days. Another method is in- creased transportation, such as planes, through the isolated parts of the state. In fact, the Camp's son Joel, 18, recently re- ceived his own pilot's license. The state with no snakes ob- viously does differ from West Virginia in other respects as well. The long summer days av- erage a temperature of 65 de- grees while the frigid winters have only about six hours of daylight. In addition, the popula- tion of the nation's largest state Is a mere half 'million with ap- proximately 250,000 of those liv- ing in thecity of Anchorage. Mr Camp, who was warmly welcomed by his new flock upon his arrival in July, was born at Alvon and graduated from White Sulphur Springs High School. Marriage in 1960 was followed four years later by the couple's graduation from Piedmont Bible College where he received a Bachelor of Religious Education and a Bachelor of Theology while Mrs Camp earned her Bachelor of Religious Education. Immanuel Baptist in Clifton Forge, Virginia became the Camp's home for the next twenty years until their departure for Alaska in 1984. The minister and his wife are the parents of five children. Re- bekah, Karyl, Andrew, Joel and Susanna. Andrew was killed in a hunting accident while the fam- ily still lived In Clifton Forge. The Camps also have one grand- daughter, Danlelle. Of their future plans at Greenbrier Valley Baptist, the couple cheerfully responded. "We want to minister to the people and to reach the many 'unchurched' and non-Christian in the area. We really want to see the church grow and go for- ward." Their biggest goal Is " . . . to serve the Lord and the people at church and we hope to have a good ministry among the young people." ii