OK, the awesome Tuesday Ladies Fellowship has taken over the Lord's Dinner kitchen.
Quality-checking a sample from every piece!
Each piece of fresh fruit exquisitely hand-carved.
Hand-made decorations being hand-made.
The young Confermands were well represented, here wrapping the silver and linens.
Those already Confirmed shoveling stuff ...
.... which ended up as great snack bags.
Part of our fantastic Christmas give-away collection - ladies stuff here.
Guys table - your choice of one item. ... [If items remain, you can circle back.]
Staging our 135 assembled gift bags - a guy version, a gal version and a kid version.
Those left over are being given to Northern Churches Care.
Marianne calmly keeping everything under control - All Right!
The angels are disguised as wash clothes - enough for all our guests. .... The most amazing angel has a hat.
Someone always gets the task of counting the bowls and plates.
We had an assortment of eight kinds of homemade pies - each requiring a special cut.
Diane: Dear Lord - this is in Your Hands!
and all God's people said "Amen." .. Our ensemble of eight baked hams also being blessed.
We had about 50 volunteers to help us serve about 90 guests - how's that for a great ratio!
And the Broncos won again!!
Serving the first course to our guests.
Feasting first, then caroling, then the big give-away.
The Line-Up ... does anyone look innocent?
These "festive" candles from Marilyn are intended only for those living outside at night in tents somewhere.
OK - time to get serious.
Some people carve with a knife ...
... and some don't!
Greg's hands will be soft and smooth for life. ... Home-made green bean and yam casseroles in the foreground.
This is where Henry Ford got his assembly-line idea.