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The Urban Acre Community Garden at the height of the 2017 summer growing season. July 17, 2017.

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Our youth enjoying a day at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom after serving at Give Kids the World in 2016.

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The Urban Acre Community Garden started in May of 2016 with eager voluteers of all ages.

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First UMC folks dedicated the produce of the garden to feed the hungry in Decatur.

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Volunteers kept expanding the garden. We were getting ready to plant pumpkins next to the squash hill.

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In addition to being a gardener with us, our pastor serves on the local Farmers Market Board.

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Look what the fall of 2016 produced. Over 70 lbs. of greens that day. Total for the year was amost 1500 lbs.

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April of 2017. The garden is plowed. We have gin trash and leaf mold to spread and plants to plant.

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Celebrating the Sacrament of Baptism at Decatur First is always special for families and the whole church.

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2016 was the 3rd year in a row Decatur First held Discovery weekend at the end of the summer.

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Talk about an energetic Vacation Bible School! We mined the scriptures for great truths in great ways in June 2016.

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We have an amazing church that has been around since 1834. The present sanctuary was built in 1898.

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We acquired and dedicated our historic marker in 2016. A special place with special people in every generation!