SAN LUIS, Ariz. – A church here distributed 65 bicycles to poor families on both sides of the border to help them have a merrier Christmas. Gethsemani Baptist Church annually seeks donations of new or reconditioned used bikes that it then distributes to children and adults in San Luis, Ariz., and the neighboring city of San Luis Rio Colorado, Son
SAN LUIS, Ariz. – A donation from a Yuma attorney will help a San Luis church in its efforts to distribute food to the needy. The Gethsemani Baptist Church in the Arizona border city had previously been donated a tractor trailer for its Food Ministry program, and the $3,000 donation from attorney Candy Camarena is going toward storage fees for the vehicle, said Jose Manuel Castro, pastor of the church. For more information: clic on the source.
VWS is proud to be a sponsor of the 2011 edition of “Ride for the Border ”http://ridefortheborder.wordpress.com/. Working together with local churches, and the Central Association of Southern Baptists, we hope to raise enough money to purchase materials for a new warehouse storage unit on the property of the Gethsemane Baptist Church in San Luis, AZ. The warehouse will be used to store clothes and food that will be made available for meeting the needs of many people in the