FC: Meridian Friends Church The Year of Jubilee 2013
1: Duane & Carol Roberts 1990- 2013 | Kathy Sims 1998- 2013 | Jim & Rhonda Messick 1998- 2013 | Josh & Tami Arnett 2002-2013 | Jeff & Shelli Metcalf 2005- 2013 | Harless & Irene McMikle 2011- 2013 | Denise Dailey DeAnn Morgan 2009- 2013 | Kirk & Judy York 1998-2013 | Bob & Dorothy Cooper 1998- 2013 | David & Becky Lau 2005- 2013 | Steve & Michelle Richarson 2010- 2013 | Rob Pond 2010- 2013 | Mandy Jenkins 2009-2013 | Roy & Joy Lujan guest of Caldwell Friends | Roots from our Past Seeds for our Future | Don & Alfreda Brown guest of Caldwell Friends
2: Ken and Judy Repp 1997- 2013 | Ken and Sharon Melin 2003- 2013 | Birgie Pearson 2005- 2013 | Ilene Brown 2011- 2013 | Cory and Terrilene Smith 1969- 2013 | Pam Aubrey Kim Evans 2010- 2013 2000- 2011 | Don and Margaret Sheirbon 1963- 2013 | Dirk and Sherry Tiller 20111- 2013 | Larry and Charmagne Hibbert 1997- 2013 | Cheryl Hauge 2012- 2013 | Bill and Sue Boyles 1998- 2013 | Steve and Charlene Albano, Jackson 1979- 1997 | Chuck and Ellen Joy Eric and Christie Livermore 1963- 1970 | Bob and Ruth Beason 1963- 2013
3: Donna Pullin 1997- 2000 | Jacob and Leah Newton 2012- 2013 | Harold and Marilyn Hildebrant 1963- 1971 | Marvin and Lillian Sheirbon 1964- 2013 | Gary and Marion Cowles 1963- 1966 | Bonnie Jerome 1963- 2013 | Ken and Tresa Redford 1994- 2013 | Barry and Edee White, Brenda 1972- 2013 | Roger and Heather Brady 2001- 2013 | David and Julie Jerome 1963- 1980 | Ron Jerome 1963- 2013 | Frank and Penny Whittier, Will, Nick 1985- 2013 | Earl and Annie Tycksen 1969- 1982 | Pat & Patti Paz 1994- 2013 | Jack & Kay Newell 1963- 2013 | Terry and Mary Lawrence 1986- 2013
4: Denzell and Pat Shiflett 2005- 2013 | Rita Folwell 1980- 2005 | George 1982- 1986 | Craig and Barbara Quintana 2012-2013 | Rod and Sherri Sheirbon 1964- 2012 | Rob and Betty King Guests of Friends House, Nampa | Dennis and Caprina Nick Steve and Charlene Albano, Jackson Charlie and Alex Nick 1981- 2002 | Judy Word 2005-2013 | Dan and Robbin Copenhaver 1994- 2013 | Rich and Nancy Ellis 1994- 2006 | Mike and Nancy Swenson 1993- 2013 | Marc and Pam Wollam 1999- 2013 | Vic and Sharrie Peterson 1989- 1994 | Don and Louise Emry 1995- 2013 | Richard and Stephanie Anderson 2012- 2013 | Jadon and Audrey Ross 2012- present | Kenny and Darlene Jerome 1964- 2013
5: Jubilee Celebration Dinner | A wonderful celebration of fellowshipping together for 50 years over a bar-b-que catered dinner, including hearing from three of our pastors from the previous 50 years, musical presentations, and a special dedication.
6: Dinner was prepared and served by the talented York small group with the help of the MFC youth. Kirk and Judy York, Tami and Josh Arnett, David and Becky Lau, Brian and Lori Sperry, Steve and Michelle Richardson, and Rhonda and Jim Messick
7: Dinner was served to guests by the MFC high school and jr high youth. | You can always count on the youth to be a little goofy.
8: Words shared by Earl Tycksen, MFC Pastor 1969- 1982
10: AWords from Gil and Louise George MFC Pastors 1982-1986
12: Marion Cowles, daughter of pastors Dorwin and Marita, provided a special musical selection, "ThankYou for Giving to the Lord." | Meridian Friends' praise band, Evidence of Grace Jerome family Bluegrass music
13: Earl and Annie Tycksen, Gil and Louise George, Gib and Donna Sinclair of Whitney Friends, and Gary and Marion Cowles were presented with a gift in tribute of their contribution to MFC
14: Words from pastor Ken Redford MFC pastor from 1994 to present
15: Laugh until your heart overflows. | A dedication in the form of a stone plaque and newly planted tree was made to honor our charter families for their 50 years devotion to MFC | A special prayer for the chef of the evening who was recently diagnosed with cancer. Update: cancer was successfully removed with a clean bill of health!
16: Jubilee Sunday Service We heard from four of MFC's great pastors... | Invocation by Pastor Gil | "Roots from our Past" Pastor Ken | "Seeds for our Future" Pastor Jadon | Benediction by Pastor Earl
17: Pastor Ken took a moment to say a prayer for the commissioning of Gary Moon. | Gary traveled to Ecuador and the Amazon jungle with I-TEC (Indigenous People’s Technology and Education Center) for seven weeks to assist with medical, dental, and vision care.
18: Worship music was brought to us by ... | ...a progression of worship teams... | ...from across the last 50 years.
20: Marion Cowles again shared a special music selection, "To God be the Glory", a very fitting selection for our celebration. | Sharrie Petersen, daughter of MFC Pastor Wayne Piersall (1989-1994), shared her musical talents by playing "To God be the Glory" for the offertory
21: Thank you for an amazing 50 years!!