News from, for and about our churches

On July 11, the Young People’s Federation Board Outing was held at North Shore Park. Supper was served at 6:30 and games followed.
On June 29, a Singspiration was held in Hope Church sponsored by the Federation Board.
Mrs. Jacob Mantel, the oldest member of the Doon congregation, celebrated her 85th birthday on June 9.
Hudsonville held its annual church picnic on Wednesday, June 25 in Huges Park.
Doon Park was the scene of the School Picnic of Doon School on June 4. A ballgame was held, followed by a potluck lunch.

Chet Haveman from Hudsonville and Sharon Prince from First on June 19.
On June 14, Ted Pipe and Jane Brummel from Southeast.

Rev. and Mrs. Decker from Doon, a son, Timothy Robert
Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lenting from South Holland, a daughter
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Blankespoor of Doon, a daughter

Doon Church received as members in full communion Mrs. Kenneth Post and Mrs. Jerry VanDenTop.
Mr. and Mrs. G. Vanden Berg have transferred from Hope to Holland.

The address of Jerry VanDenTop from Doon is:
Spec. 4 Jerry VanDenTop
N G 26819941
Co. B, 2nd Bn.
S O 1st Inf., 101st Airborne Div.
A.P.O. San Francisco, Cal. 96383
At present Jerry is in a combat zone in Vietnam.
Larry Koole from Hope returned home for a few weeks furlough before leaving for Vietnam. Don Jonker also was home on furlough before leaving for duty at the Panama.

Originally Published in:
Vol. 29 No. 5 August 1969