The Friendship District Ladies Auxiliary met July 11 at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church at Dumas with Mildred Carter presiding, according to a news release.

Tammy Robinson of Calvary church gave the welcome and a participant from Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church responded. Jim Crain presented the Missionary/Seminary reports.

Sandra Crawford, Mildred Carter and Rochelle Ormeno, wife of Missionary Yorily Ormeno from Peru, sang three special songs. Ormeno gave a report of his church in Peru, according to the release.

The offering of $356 was designated to a couple for medical expenses. The offering for October will be given to Ormeno, according to the release.

The program at the meeting was titled The Shoe Family, an entire sermon in shoes. Jim Crain presented the message on Peaceful Spirit from Philippians 4:6-8.

The meeting included 25 women, two pastors, seven visitors and representatives of six churches for a total of 40 participants.

The women of Calvary church served lunch in the fellowship hall.