Domestic Hunger & Poverty

35.5 million people – including 12.6 million children – live in households that experience hunger or the risk of hunger. This represents more than one in ten households in the United States (10.9 percent). 4.0 percent of U.S. households experience hunger. Some people in these households frequently skip meals or eat too little, sometimes going without food for a whole day.  11.1 million people, including 430 thousand...

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Resurrection is here! We leave tomorrow!
Jan22
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Souper Bowl Party @ Out Of The Box
Jan22

Souper Bowl Party @ Out Of The Box

Only 9 Days until Super Bowl Sunday! Chris Luper (Youth Minister @  Galax FUMC) will be bringing the message! It is only 9 days until the day that so many people anticipate every year. Super Bowl Sunday is not just about the game. For many it is a time to celebrate around the television with family and friends and have a party. That is just what we are doing at “Out of the Box” FUMC Downtown @ 522 Main Street Hillsville....

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One more sign that we are in the technology age

Web Grief: Funeral Webcasts Gain in Popularity   COLUMBUS, Ohio—Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service has taken the business of grief high-tech: It’s one of a growing number of funeral service providers to embrace the Web. Schoedinger in central Ohio is offering live Web streaming and archived online video for use by military personnel overseas and others who can’t be present for a loved one’s funeral.  ...

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