Dozens of East County children and their families enjoyed an evening of fun and games during Sarasota Baptist Church's Fall Festival Oct. 31.
Children enjoyed carnival-style games, bounce houses, live music and refreshments before going trunk-or-treating.
Hundreds of families gathered at Woodland â€“ The Community Church for the church's Fall Festival Oct. 31. Attendees enjoyed games, inflatable slides, pony rides, a petting zoo and more.
Lakewood Ranch's St. Mary Magdalene Episcopal Church became its own parish Oct. 9. The church
celebrated with a special parish picnic Oct. 16.
Woodland church members Ryan and Ashlie Fulmer recently returned from Ethiopia with their 5-month-old son, Easton.
Four East County churches are taking big steps to widen their ministries in the community.
Pastor Charles Young is hoping to collect more than 1,000 backpacks as well as other school supplies.
Kindergarten and first-grade students at Bayside Community Church share their favorite parts of Vacation Bible School.