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While so many of us love making things for ourselves and our families, many in the Lion community go further, creating for those in need. Join us in this section and be touched by these true stories of caring and sharing submitted by Lion Brand readers.

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Burke United Methodist Church

A friend that I knew from our church-bowling league is the one who started this ministry at my church. I happened to run into her one evening during the time prayer shawl was going on and she asked me to come down and see if I would like to join. I showed up the very next week and have not few but a few weeks since the middle of March of this year.

In the last year and a half our group has made over 190 shawls. The group meets every Tuesday from 7:30-9:00PM. We have had as few as three to has many has 15 at one time.


I can't say must, but just sitting around knitting and talking for an hour and a half, we have so much fun and the time flies by.

All the people that I have done shawls for have been very appreciative.


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