A Letter From a Mom

Church of the Highlands Members Serve in the Treasures & Thrift Store

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Thank you to the members of the Church of the Highlands who spent their annual SERVE day volunteering at the Children’s Harbor Treasures & Thrift Store in Alexander City.

On July 14, Highlands Small Groups spread out in communities surrounding their campus locations to make a difference by volunteering their time and sharing their love, and we’re grateful that Children’s Harbor was chosen as a location.

Highlands members from Birmingham, Auburn and Montgomery who volunteered at the Treasures & Thrift Store included the Nate Bridgeman Family (Nate, Theresa, Aiden, Elijah, Conner and Addy Sandy Ferrante); the Hall family (Misty, Pari Claire and Martha Beth); Jackie Howell; the Hunter Smart family (Hunter, Joni and Jernigan); Tony and Suzanne Steele; and Katie Spain and Chad Mansmann. The volunteers helped in a variety of ways.

On behalf of the families of the sick children we serve, thank you, Church of the Highlands!

Volunteers are always welcome at the Treasures & Thrift Store. For more information, contact

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