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.
A women's fellowship group at Peace Presbyterian Church recently enjoyed a day kayaking on Sarasota Bay.
More than 120 people came out for the special event at Lakewood Ranch Town Hall.
Seven members of Woodland, The Community Church, will be heading to Uganda July 18 to visit with orphans.