The choir enjoyed a delicious ham dinner prepared by The Italian Kitchen. After dinner, the choir honored Leon Strang. We are thankful for Leon's commitment to serving others here at Aldine Methodist, at Ranch Hope and and the local community. See Choir Honorees for more information about Leon.
This year at our annual cantata luncheon we honored faithful choir member, Jeanie Horner. Our new choir director, Maggie Whitt spoke about Jeanie's unconditional love, strong alto voice, sincerity, compassion and hugs. Maggie's mom, Becky Sabota, who is retiring after 15 years as Aldine Methodist Choir Director, was also honored.
Our annual cantata luncheon, prepared by Chef, Keith Miller, was a huge success. This year, our choir honoree was Marilyn Hardwick.
On June 4th, we had a Farewell to Sheila Vaughn Reception at the home of Wayne and Becky Sabota. She was presented with a beautiful quilt made by Peg Simkins.
*We kicked off our new choir season with a covered dish supper on September 10th followed by games and a choir practice at 7:30 PM. *After the cantata on December 20th, we had our annual Christmas Banquet where we honored our talented piano accompanist, Shari Crouch.
*In May, the choir led a hymn sing at Southgate Rehabilitation Center. Afterwards, members gathered for ice cream and fellowship at the home of Maggie and John Whitt.
- *In August, the choir enjoyed fun and fellowship at a pool party at the home of the Spencer Family. The choir surprised Maggie Whitt with a children's book shower.
*We started off our choir season with a trip to Lansdale, Pa to hear the inspiring National Christian Choir. The National Christian Choir is an interdenominational choir, based in the Washington DC area which ministers through concerts, recordings, tours and radio. Participation is by audition and each choir member signs a statement of faith in Jesus Christ as their personal Savior and Lord and belief that the Bible is God’s inspired Word.
T*he choir recently enjoyed a banquet immediately following this year's cantata, Mary Did You Know? Our honorees for this year were Babe and Bill Petrauschke. See Choir Honorees for an article and picture of Babe and Bill.
*In April, we enjoyed an ice cream social.