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Quilt Work Party: Quilts For Orphans In Africa

First Baptist Church will once again have a quilt work party on Saturday,  February 11th.  The Church and volunteers are helping create quilts for boys and girls in Africa that live at the orphanages the church supports.  The quilt party will start at 9am and will end at noon.  The church is in need of sewing machines, seamstresses and anyone willing to help, and you dont need to know how to sew.  For more information call...

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First Baptist Church Needs Help Making 33 Quilts!

Big Bear, Ca, January 27, 2012, 12:00pm – First Baptist Church is inviting the community to help quilt 33 quilts for young girls in Burundi Africa.  First Baptist last year raised funds to build an orphanage in Burundi, which is located in Eastern Africa bordering Rwanda.  The orphanage was built and houses 33 young girls.  Currently a second orphanage is being built for 33 young boys, after funds were also raised at First Baptist.  Tomorrow the church will open its doors to its Fellowship Hall from 9am to noon, and volunteers are needed to bring fabric scraps, and sewing material to help start the process of creating the 33 quilts. If you don’t know how to quilt, local Master Quilter Susan Meyers will be on hand to teach volunteers how to quilt and sew.  Meyers told KBHR that this month she will start by teaching the volunteers how to make the easy patterns, and in February and later months may introduce different patterns.  The quilts need to be finished in May, as a delegation from the church will go to Burundi to have a dedication for both of the orphanages.  First Baptist Church is located 41960 Big Bear...

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Easter Morning in Big Bear

Big Bear, Ca April 23, 2011 3:00 pm – Since the 325 AD, Christians have celebrated Easter on the first Sunday after the full moon following the spring equinox.  As a celebration of rebirth, the Easter Sunrise Service has long been an important tradition within many Christian churches.  In Big Bear this year, a sunrise service will be held outdoors in the prayer park beside Shepard in the Pines Lutheran Church.  The service begins at 6:00 am Sunday morning.  Special Easter services are planned at the other churches in the valley as well.  Several of the local restaurants will be offering Easter Brunch menus including Stillwells at the Northwoods Resort and Knottinghams in the Village.  At Madlon’s in Big Bear City, enjoy all-you-can-eat waffles from 8:00 am until 2:00 pm.  Peppercorn Grill will have several special lunch items beginning at 11:00 am.  For a celebration of Easter and spring, Big Bear offers a wide variety of choices, something for just about anyone. [audio:http://kbhr933.com/wp-content/uploads/SP30646.mp3|titles=Easter Morning in Big...

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