Giving Thanks

On October 3, 1789, President George Washington proclaimed Thursday the 26th of November 1789 a day of “public thanksgiving and prayer” devoted to “the service of that great and glorious Being who is the beneficent Author of all the good that was, that is, or that will be.” Despite this presidential proclamation, Thanksgiving was far…

Trunk or Treat at Trailridge

Trunk or Treat @ Trailridge On Thursday, October 27th, Aldersgate joined in the life of our Partners in Education, Trailridge Elementary, by participating in their Trunk-or-Treat event. From witches to weirdness, from simple to elaborate, Aldersgate represented 6 of the nearly 20 trunks there, with 9 from Aldersgate helping to hand out candy to the…