Vineville Spotlight — The Dennis Family

Vineville Spotlight This week’s Vineville Spotlight is on Peter and Carla Dennis.   Which worship service and Sunday School class do you attend? We both sing at the 11 o’clock service with the Chancel Choir and also participate in Thursday Prayer Breakfast and Tuesday Lunch and Learn. How long have you been a member of…

Faith Allocation Analysis

Faith Allocation Analysis Every financial provider provides clients with some kind of analysis showing a breakdown of investments with the idea being that they want their clients to be as balanced in their portfolios as possible.  Recently, I thought about conducting the same type of analysis in my faith life, call it a “Faith Allocation…

Spotlight on the Windhams

This week’s Vineville Spotlight is on the Windhams Dan, Marla, Elizabeth (17), Mary Daniel (14) and Beck (9)   Which worship service and Sunday school class do you attend? We usually attend the 9:00 a.m. service and are members of the Vines Class.   How long have you been a member of the church? 7…

Spotlight on the McQueen Family

Vineville spotlight on the McQueen Family – Hays, Anne & Holmes Which worship service and Sunday School class do you attend? We usually attend the 11:00 a.m. service, and we are part of the Disciples Sunday school class. How long have you been a member of the church? Hays became a member shortly after his parents moved to Macon…

Spotlight on Eleanor Lane

This week’s Vineville spotlight is on Eleanor Lane. Eleanor attended Wesleyan College in 1944 and married a homegrown Vineville man, Bubber Scott, in 1958.  Both Eleanor and Bubber were members of the Webb Sunday school class, and Eleanor is still a member of this class today.  She and Bubber adopted two children, Howard and Margaret. …

Don’t Go “Back to Normal”

Don’t Go “Back to Normal.” We are now a few weeks removed from the Easter celebration of our resurrected Lord and Savior.  For most of us, things are probably settling back to normal.  The eggs have been found and the butterflies released.  We are back in our pre-Lent routines.  Perhaps this even includes some sporadic…

Vineville Spotlight — The Orr Family

This week we shine the spotlight on the Orr family, William (Billy) and Gloria. Billy was born and raised in Macon, and his homestead is just down the street from the church, across from what is now Vineville Academy.  He was on what the church called the “cradle roll”- born into the church and officially…