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Dixon pastor to speak about Kenya visit

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

DIXON – The Rev. David Spaulding, pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Dixon, will speak Friday at the church about his recent trip to Kenya.

A potluck dinner will take place at 6 p.m., with the program at 7 p.m. Spaulding went to Kenya from Oct. 24 to Nov. 7 with a mission team from Blackhawk Presbytery as part of a partnership with the Presbyterian Church of East Africa.

The team visited schools and stayed in homes of Kenyan congregation members. They helped Kenyans distribute food in drought-stricken areas and assisted in giving training for church leaders.

For more information, call the church, 110 E. Third St., at 815-284-7741.

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