Oak Grove church joins Angel Food program

Monday, November 6, 2006

OAK GROVE -- A third outlet in Carroll County has been added to Angel?Food Ministries, a monthly low-cost groceries program available to all regardless of income.

Harvest Assembly, located just west of Oak Grove on Ark. Hwy. 21, is taking Angel Food orders for November through Nov. 5, joining Green Forest United Methodist Church and Eureka Kids in making the program available to area residents.

Food stamps can be accepted in payment for the food.

The November menu, costing $25, consists of six four-ounce hamburger patties, two pounds of sliced turkey with gravy, four six-ounce pork chops, a three-pound frying chicken, seven ounces of Armour Brown and Serve Sausage, three pounds of boneless and skinless chicken breast; one pound of chicken nuggets; an eight-ounce cheeseburger dinner, 15 ounces of pork and beans, seven and one-half ounces of macaroni and cheese, 24 ounces of french fries, 16 ounces of peas and carrots, 15 ounces of sliced pineapple, eight ounces of biscuit mix, 10 ounces of peanut butter, one dozen eggs and a dessert item.

With the purchase of the above, specials are available for $18. November specials consist of a steak combination box with four eight-ounce T-bones and four eight-ounce New York Strips; a box of 14 four-ounce bacon-wrapped beef filets; and a chicken combination box consisted of two pounds of breast filets, two pounds of boneless and skinless breast, and six pounds of tenders.

Angel Food Ministries reserves the right to substitute items due to availability, cost and quality. All weights are approximate.

Orders at Harvest Assembly must be placed and paid for by Sunday, Nov. 5. Food distribution there will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 18, with orders for December also being taken. Food not picked up on time will be donated to charity, with no credit or refunds given.

Checks may be mailed to Harvest Assembly, P.O. Box 250, Oak Grove, AR 72660. Persons may also place orders at the church or by telephoning (870)749-2750 to make other arrangements.

For information about the program in Green Forest, telephone (870) 438-6122 during morning business hours. Deadline to order is Nov. 1, with orders being taken with cash through this Wednesday. Delivery date at Green Forest United Methodist is Nov. 18, at which time December orders can also be taken.

Information regarding Angel Food availability in the Eureka Springs area may be obtained by calling Eureka Kids at (479) 981-0574. Deadline for orders at Eureka Kids is Thursday, Nov. 2, with delivery on Nov. 18, December orders will also be taken on that date.

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