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Glide gives 6,000 bags of groceries Glide gives 6,000 bags of groceries

They started lining up outside the church in the middle of the cold night, sitting on plastic tubs, and by daybreak Tuesday so many people were waiting for the big red bags of free food that they wrapped around a full city block in San Francisco's Tenderloin. (San Francisco Chronicle-December 20, 2006)
Last Minute Toy Store provides gifts Last Minute Toy Store provides gifts

Last year, Irene Carrera stood several hours in the cold rain just for a ticket. But it was worth it, she said, because that small piece of paper represented a Christmas holiday for her four boys, who now range from ages 2-9. The 61st Avenue United Methodist Church will open this year's toy store Sunday through Wednesday, said the Rev. Paul Slentz. (Tennessean - December 15, 2006)

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Healthy initiatives win Trinity United Methodist Church $5,000 HUEY Award
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Making the season bright
(Tribune-Review - December 8, 2006)
Church Clothes Closet 'sure helps' in the cold
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Autistic teen's giving spirit outshines disabilities
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Drive-through Christmas
(Shreveport Times - December 7, 2006)
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(North County Times - December 7, 2006)
Church looking at future of renewed growth
(Miami Herald - December 7, 2006)
Mission trip helps residents of Goba
(The Daily Press - December 7, 2006)
The Christmas Tree Church
(Herald Tribune - December 6, 2006)
Christian Relief Groups Mobilize for Philippine Typhoon
(Christian Post - December 6, 2006)
Area Church Is Rebirthed Through The Ashes
(WMFD-TV - December 5, 2006)
Hawaiian church groups join Tongan community to aid riot victims
(DisciplesWorld– December 4, 2006)
Churches gain space, membership
(Bellevue Leader - December 4, 2006)
Women clergy mark five decades of full clergy rights
(Tuscaloosa News - December 2, 2006)
Quilt blends art, awareness
(The Springfield News-Leader-November 30, 2006)
Methodist church hosts AIDS Day service
(Sewickley Herald-November 30, 2006)
Thanksgiving meal a success
(The Daily Sentinel-November 27, 2006)
Thanksgiving feast
(CentralOhio.com-November 25, 2006)
'So many houses we need to build'
(The State.com-November 24, 2006)
United Methodists Join Nothing But Nets Malaria Campaign
(Christian Today - November 21, 2006)
African kids get help to combat malaria
(Tennessean - November 21, 2006)
United Methodists Join Nothing But Nets Malaria Campaign
(Christian Today - November 21, 2006)
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(Midland Daily News-November 20, 2006)
UMC Joins Launch of Global Malaria Campaign
(Crosswalk.com - November 20, 2006)
NBA, Methodists Team Up to Fight Malaria
(Religion News Service - November 20, 2006)
Area churches pitch in to help Mississippi
(Rochester Democrat and Chronicle-November 19, 2006)
Vintage comics boost Easton church fundraiser
(Connecticut Post-November 18, 2006)
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(Pocono Record-November 17, 2006)
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(Brenham Banner-Press-November 17, 2006)
Seven Wyoming church members commit to helping others
Community Press & Recorder-November 16, 2006
Local missionaries aid people of Ghana
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