The Scotland County Ministerial Alliance met July 12th. Officers for 2017 are Dan Hite, President, Mark Appold, Vice President, Dee Wiley, Treasurer, and Jack Sumption, Secretary.

This month the meeting was held at the St. Paul Lutheran Church.  Marie Ebeling was present at the meeting with materials for Back to School Supply Fair. The deadline to pre-register is July 27th. You may pick up supplies on August 5th at Ignite Ministries on the square in Memphis, Missouri as part of the annual Back to School Bash.

The Community Garden will be having various vegetables to chose from during the summer.  Please contact the Baptist Church for more information.

The S.C.M.A. will be hosting a 5k Fun Run fundraiser on September 23rd beginning at 8 in the morning.  It will  held at the Tiger Trail.  A 1.5 K walk and 1/2 mile walk will also be offered.

There is always a need for volunteers at the food pantry for food delivery and food distribution days.

The Alliance will also be hosting  a luncheon for teachers at their workshop on August 16.

Volunteer cook out for Food Pantry workers date will be published at a later date.

The next meeting will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church  on Wednesday August 9th, at 1 p.m.