Advent lunches held for local food bank

TV Hagenah

Three more Advent Lunches exist to help raise funds for La Casa de la Hope.

The churches that remain are the First Assembly of God on Monroe Street on Wednesday, Dec. 8, the Center Street Methodist Church on Center Street on Wednesday, Dec. 15 and finally the First Christian Church on Fourth Street on Wednesday, Dec. 22.

According to Casa de la Hope director Bea Laredo at each date and location the meals will take place at 11:30 and the devotional will happen at noon.

Cost for each of the meals will be $5 and according to Laredo all proceeds go to the Tucumcari food and clothes bank.The Dec. 1 meal was at Immanuel Baptist Church.