Source: Sherman Publications

Church on the march

September 14, 2011

The congregation of Clarkston United Methodist Church gathered one last time at their former Church Street church, Sunday.

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of their church at 6600 Waldon Road, the group recreated the 1961 march from the old to new church.

Activities in the week-long celebration also include:

Friday, Sept. 16, Family Hayride and Bonfire at Diehlís Orchard in Holly;

Saturday, Sept. 17, Mission In Action Day at Cass Community Social Services, meet at CUMC at 8:15 a.m.; and

Sunday, Sept. 18, United Methodist Menís Breakfast, 7:30 a.m., with guest speaker Frank Tanana, former Detroit Tiger pitcher, and worship services, 9 a.m., 11 a.m., with the Rev. Doug Trebilcock. Pot Lock Picnic follows 11 a.m. service, with a concert by Ivybrooke Trio, 3 p.m.

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