Welcome to The Alabama Baptist

Other related sites for The Alabama Baptist

This option may be turned off in your profile page. If you are having
trouble with the link, make sure your pop-up blocker is turned off.

youtube

Register

Login

forgot password
 

RESOURCE CENTER AND ARCHIVES

Meadows, Elizabeth comment (0)

June 24, 2004


Church: Herren’s Grove Baptist Church, Woodland

Favorite Bible verse: Psalm 23

Favorite hymn: “Let My Life Be a Light”

Hobbies: Crocheting, embroidering

Family status: Married to Winfred for 55 years; four children: Rita, Carol, Ray and Steve; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild

Elizabeth Meadows is someone you should know. After 30 years of service, she recently retired from the treasurer position at Herren’s Grove Baptist Church, Woodland.

Q: Why have you served as treasurer?

A: When it came to election day, they kept voting me in. I had a lot of fun and I would still be it if they wanted me to, but for health reasons I had to come out of it.

Q: What did the position demand?

A: I had to keep up with the money and deposit it in the bank, write checks, buy stuff for the fellowship hall, order flowers if there was a death and pay the bills.

Q: What did you get from doing this activity?

A: I didn’t get anything other than the enjoyment out of it. I didn’t take any money for it.

Q: How did your family members support you while you served in this position?

A: They were proud that I was doing that. They all supported me.

Q: How do you see yourself involved in this activity in the future?

A: I’m still involved with it. I guess as long as I’m able to go to church, I’ll be involved with it.

Q: What difference will this position make for you in the future?

A: It just made me stronger to know that the church had that much confidence in me to work that long with it.

If you know of a person who should be featured as “Someone You Should Know,” send his or her name, a contact number and the reason you think he or she should be featured to: Someone You Should Know, c/o The Alabama Baptist, 3310 Independence Drive, Birming­ham, AL 35209.

« back to previous page | return to top

Comment (0)

Be the first to post a comment.

Post your comment

 
 
Text size : A+ A- R
Powered by Google Translate
Full Member of Alabama Press Association


Site Developed by Dirextion | Login to SMS