The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

Opinion & Letters to the Editor

July 3, 2013

Serving where needed

Thursday, July 4, 2013 — Being Baptist, I am well aware of all the good work of cleaning up and repairing resulting from destruction and devastation that is done by the Baptist Men.

Soon after a catastrophe, Baptist Men spring into action. But, I never thought I would be on the receiving end of their volunteering.

On June 13, Albemarle and the surrounding area experienced a (strong storm).

On June 14, a member of Baptist Men came into our neighborhood to collect information.

On June 15, by mid-morning, Baptist Men were busy cleaning up the area.

This service of love is deeply appreciated.

Thank you, Baptist Men.

Mary Garber

Albemarle

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