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Waterford Mennonite Church is hosting a weekend of services focused on world hunger in November.
Posted on Oct. 20, 2012 at 1:00 a.m.

GOSHEN — Waterford Mennonite Church, S.R. 15 and C.R. 40, is hosting services focused on world hunger Nov. 9-11.

At 7 p.m. Nov. 9 and Nov. 10, Phillip Kaufmann will present “The Cotton Patch Gospel,” a musical program adapted from the story of Jesus set in the American South. Admission is free for children 12 and younger and $10 for anyone 13 and older. All proceeds from tickets and offerings will benefit The Window, Mennonite Central Committee and Why Hunger?

During the services at 8 and 10:45 a.m. Nov. 11, Zenebe Abebe of MCC Great Lakes will talk about how community churches can help address hunger in the community and the world.

At 9:30 a.m. Nov. 11, Eldon Stoltzfus will discuss his recent MCC learning tour to Guatemala. He will talk about the food sustainability projects supported by MCC and Foods Resource Bank that he saw during his tour.

A special mission offering that morning will be divided equally between Goshen Ministerial Association’s emergency fund and the Foods Resource Bank.

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