Ministry moves location

QCS staff The Ministry of Hope has moved to a new location at 105 East Railroad Avenue, east of the Train Depot. They are accepting donations, just no mattresses or furniture. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Group donating school supplies

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Thomas Garcia The Ministry of Hope is purchasing school supplies for every Tucumcari Elementary student in Kindergarten through Fifth grade. “This is our way of helping the local families with the cost of returning to school,” said Ministry Director Doyle Fraiser. Fraiser said the idea behind the donation is to have the students focus on […]

Small acts of kindness count as ministry

“As ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.” — Matthew 25:40

Ministry of Hope opening two days a week next month

By QCS Staff Ministry of Hope will begin opening two days a week next month, said Doyle Frasier,

Ministry of H.O.P.E. feels economic strain

By QCS Staff Economic turmoil often hits the poor the hardest. “It’s affected us all,” said Paula McAfee who manages the Ministry of HOPE, which provides assistance to those who are in crisis.And providing food for those in crisis has become more expensive, she said. “Gas prices are going down, and groceries hopefully will come […]

Ministry of H.O.P.E. takes a new look at its mission

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Ministry of H.O.P.E. is taking time off to reevaluate its mission and minstry, said David P. McAfee, president of H.O.P.E.’s executive board. “We’re recognizing that we’re not as efficiently organized as we’d like to be,” McAfee said. The ministry which provides emergency funds, food and clothing to those […]

Chef cooks up turkeys for Ministry of Hope holiday feast

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By Thomas Garcia Quay County Sun A Tucumcari chef helpd to give about 100 people that warm holiday feeling. The Ministry of Hope held a Holiday Feast for those in need on Thursday at the Trinity First Baptist Church. And the turkeys and fixings for the traditional holiday meal were donated and cooked by chef […]

Community Notes: Rep. Brian Moore to visit, craft fair in Logan, free self-defense class, library’s book sale

Rep. Brian Moore to visit Thursday State Rep. Brian Moore will be hold a public meeting at 5 p.m. Thursday at the Quality Inn Conference Room. The meeting will be a no-host dinner. For more information call 461-3460 or 487-2367. Artists rally for food bank Individual artists and businesses have banded together to keep food […]

Thanksgiving’s done, but giving should continue

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Yes, Thanksgiving Day is for giving thanks, and charities sometimes focus on the image of that day, and all the food we eat, to remind us that not everyone is as fortunate as we are and ask us to give to help others, as well as giving thanks for […]

Can-do: Community responds in thousands

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By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun The Ministry of Hope may be serving up some birds for Christmas. �The way it looks now, if everything comes through, we�ll be able to do turkeys for Christmas,� said Louise Mitchell, director of the ministry. Recently, when food stocks in their cupboard and its funds got low, Ministry […]