Bertha Mission will serve an Easter Meal on Saturday, March 23

BEDFORD – Bertha’s Mission is a beacon of compassion, embodying the spirit of community and kindness.

Matthew 25:35-36 – For I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty, and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger, and you invited me in, 36 I needed clothes, and you clothed me, I was sick, and you looked after me.

With warmth and dedication, they offer nourishment and fellowship to those in need, ensuring everyone feels valued and cared for during this holiday season.

Easter celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ. It takes place three days after Jesus’s death on Good Friday. This holiday concludes the “Passion of Christ” series that began with Ash Wednesday.

John 3:16: “For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.”

1 Corinthians 15:3-8: “For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance. Or you at first: Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that he appeared to Cephas.

The mission will serve a free Easter dinner on Saturday, March 23, from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church at 1515 20th Street in Bedford and Mitchell Church of the Nazarene at 301 West Grissom Avenue in Mitchell.

Bertha’s Mission anticipates serving over 1,000 meals. If you or someone you know needs a meal. These meals will be ready and waiting for you, and Bertha’s Mission is prepared for those who need it.

“It’s a great way for the community to come together,” said Atalie Klumpp, treasurer for the Bertha’s Mission Board. “Expect a delicious meal with all the staples: ham, green beans, glazed carrots, and rolls, but leave room for dessert.”

John 14:6: “Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'”

Matthew 28:5-6: “The angel said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.'”

John 11:25: “Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live.”

Food and monetary donations are always appreciated for this event. They can be dropped off at the Mission at 512 Lincoln Avenue in Bedford or sent to P.O. Box 1022, Bedford, Indiana, 47421.