Christmas services planned

Published 6:00 am Friday, December 3, 2021

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee, a non-profit organization, will be hosting their regular monthly meeting on Sunday, Dec. 12, at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland County Community located at 45 and Davenport Road. The continued purpose of these meetings is to inform Cumberland County residents and surrounding counties about the serious impact this mega landfill will have on all, giving you the most current update.

Come and go with us, The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association, a non-profit organization, on a one-day bus trip to the Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre in Wytheville for an exciting Christmas Spectacular. This Christmas Spectacular is a showstopping celebration of Christmas that is sure to have you in awe. Sing along with both mainstream and traditional Christmas music that is certain to get you into the spirit. Each performance ends with the reason for the season, a Nativity that honors our Lord. Come and ring in this Christmas season with us on Dec. 15. The cost per person is only $93, which includes a round trip motorcoach transportation, dinner and show.

Pickup points to include: Dillwyn Food Lion and the Farmers Bank parking lot in Appomattox. You will need to register on or before Monday, Dec. 6, the extended deadline, by contacting President Barry Miles at (434) 315-4181 or (804) 492-5806. Limited seating available.

Browns Chapel located U.S. 15 north of Dillwyn on state Route 617 (Gravel Hill Rd.) will be hosting its annual Christmas program on Sunday, Dec. 12.

Sunday school will begin at 9:30 a.m. followed by the annual Christmas program “The Church Robbery.” Lunch to follow in the church fellowship hall. All are invited to attend.

Buckingham Baptist Church located at 24234 North James Madison Hwy. in New Canton will be hosting a hunters lunch on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 11 a.m. Menu to include: Soup and or chili by the bowl, cornbread and drink for a $3 donation, or you can purchase soup or chili by the quart for $7.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association will be hosting its Annual Christmas Banquet on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 1 p.m. at the VFW Hall located on Route 60 at 14405 West James Anderson Hwy., Buckingham.

All members and their guests are cordially invited to attend and asked to bring a covered dish with the meats and drinks furnished by the association.

Following this, there will be election of officers, and there will be door prizes.

For further information, contact President Barry Miles at (804) 492-5806 or (434) 315-4181.

Cedar Baptist Church located 3932 Bell Road Dillwyn will be hosting a Christmas program on Sunday, Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. Following this will be refreshments in the church fellowship Hall. Pastor Tommy Armstrong and the entire congregation cordially invites everyone to attend.

Cedar Baptist will also be hosting a Christmas Eve service on Friday evening, Dec. 24 at 6 p.m. Pastor Tommy Armstrong and the entire congregation cordially invite everyone to attend.

Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Nicole Dickson of Cumberland on Friday, Dec. 3, Daniel Morris of Dillwyn on Sunday, Dec. 5 and Tony Clifton of Appomattox on Tuesday, Dec. 7.

Welcome home to Jo Lang of New Canton who returned home from UVA hospital Charlottesville on Saturday, Nov. 27 after having had open-heart surgery. She is said to be doing OK as of this writing. Your thoughts and prayers are continually desired.

Special happy anniversary wishes go out this week to Scott and Sherry Midkiff of Dillwyn on Saturday, Dec. 4.

Our prayers and best wishes for a continued speedy recovery are sent out this week to all those sick and shut in everywhere.

ANNIE MAY MILES is the columnist for Trent’s Mill. She can be reached at fatcat091@verizon.net.