Local Soup Kitchen Warms Body & Soul
Last updated 11/20/2019 at 4:29pm
For more than a decade, locals and travelers alike have been coming in to a Friday night soup kitchen in Fountain. Some come for the warm meal, others for the company.
It really doesn't matter who they are or why they come; all are welcome.
"It feels like you're sitting down with family," volunteer Cindy Averill said.
The Community Soup Kitchen at First United Methodist Church, 1003 N. Santa Fe Ave., opened its doors in October 2008. A church member had suggested that the congregation might be able to serve the community in this way, and members took on the challenge to provide a monthly me...