First Baptist Church to host Put People First on Sunday


BRATTLEBORO -- First Baptist Church at 190 Main St. in Brattleboro will participate in Put People First on Sunday, Sept. 15, from noon to 2 p.m. The program is part of a national movement called Caring Across generations. It works to ensure the human rights of all people.

As part of a national culture change effort to change the way aging and caregiving is viewed, the Caring Across generations campaign, along with its 200 local and national partners will celebrate the role grandparents and intergenerational relationships play in communities and people’s lives.

The event will offer card and postcard making, speakers, and a discussion of the issues that affect and impact area elders and care community.

The morning worship service begins at 10 a.m. with Sunday School for all ages at 10:15 a.m. Pastor Suzanne Andrews will preach the Gospel message. Nursery care is available. Following worship all are invited to a time of fellowship and refreshments.

The church will hold a yard and bake sale on Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a variety of items and some surprises. The food table will feature specialties from the church women (and men).


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