Photos from the Annual Christmas Give-Out on December 20 at Christian Ministries of Lincoln County.
(Photos Courtesy Kirk Herbertson)
Lincoln Herald Staff firstname.lastname@example.org
LINCOLNTON, N.C.––Christian Ministry of Lincoln County’s annual Christmas contributions continue to increase.
Contributions continue to come in from local donors. But they’re still not as much as they were in 2017, according to executive director Mitzi Williams.
“We are about halfway to last year’s total,” she said Wednesday.
As of then, the fifth week of the ministry’s yearly Christmas campaign, said Williams, contributions totalled some $65,300.94. She cited a forwarded balance of $41,991.54, as well as the following donors, including individuals, families, churches and businesses, that she thanked for their generosity:
*the family of Robin and Sybil Black, $100; *Alton and Grace Huffman, $100; *David and Linda Creech, $500; *Randy and Shirley Cash, $25; *Ernie and Carol Lippard, $100; *David Memorial Baptist, $25; *David and Sandra Helms, $250; *the Priscilla Book Club, $280; *First United Methodist Women, $200; *Spirit Life Church of God, $25; *Asbury Methodist, $450; *Pisgah Methodist Women, $200; *Jeff McConnell, $500; *Hollis Henderson Fasteners, $100; *Jane Lemmond, $500; *Hulls Grove Baptist, $4,000; *Salem Baptist, $233.33; *Calvary Baptist, $100; *Saine Hardware, $350; *Lincolnton Church of God, $100; *Webb Chapel Baptist, $87.17; *Macedonia Baptist, $166.67; *Coral Park Baptist, $200; *St. Matthew Reformed Church of Maiden, $500; *First United Methodist of Lincolnton, $1,187.50; *Freedom Church, $2,600; *F.E. Stamey, $100; *Antioch Baptist, $170; *Gladys Arrowood, $50; *Estate Jewelers, $200; *Main Filters, USA, $500; *Sharon Baptist, $143.73; *Don and Lessy Pendleton, $100; *SHB Sales and Consulting, $250; *Air Management Services, $2,000; *Nick and Patricia Coffey, $75; *Michael and Mitzy Bratt, $300; *Shelly Early, $100; *Boger City Methodist Saints and Sinners Class, $100; *Ola Mae Foster, $30; *Elisabeth Elwell, $50; *the Timken Technical Services Team, $550; *and anonymous donors, $5,711.
Christian Ministry is located at 230 E. Water St. in downtown Lincolnton. Call (704) 732-2691 for more information.