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Members of First United Methodist Church load food boxes outside the church.

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The number of people in need of a food box has increased over the last few years, but fortunately the number of churches and organizations distributing has increased as well, according to members of First United Methodist Church in Great Bend, who recently filled and delivered over 90 boxes.
 Food gathering began in October.  Members of the congregation were encouraged to bring food weekly.  Each week emphasized a particular food. For instance, one week people brought boxes of cereal, another week, soups, or macaroni and cheese, etc.
Boxes were filled by members of  the Church and Community Committee, chaired by ...

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