News & Views from Campus: July 17th – July 23rd

-DON’T FORGET OUR “65 Days of Giving” campaign, running now until August 8th!

Ways To Give

Just click on and follow the simple instructions!

Text Give65 to 53555 on your mobile phone!

Mail a donation to:

Good Samaritan Home C/O Nathan Halfpap

2130 Harrison

Quincy, IL 62301

Or, stop by our home at 2130 Harrison. THANK YOU for your continued support of Good Samaritan Home and our mission!

-Mystery Menu Returns, Don’t Miss Out!

Mark your calendars for August 11th! Activities will be coming around with a mystery menu from a local restaurant. You’ll be able to choose your meal, place your order, and enjoy a delicious meal on August 11th! Make sure to watch The Patter for more information!

Some of the Top Songs from this week in 1962!

#1 – Roses are Red My Love by Bobby Vinton. #3 – I Can‘t Stop Loving You by Ray Charles. #8 – Speedy Gonzalez by Pat Boone. #22 – Twist & Shout by The Isley Brothers.

Happy Birthday

Bonnie Jenkins                               07-17      Patricia Lawber               07-19

Kellea Phillips (E)                           07-17      Judith Lubbert                 07-20

Allison Bevans(E)                           07-17      Anna Kenning                 07-21

Ashley Mesenbring(E)                    07-18      Dottie Daggs (E)             07-21

Dawn Neese (E)                             07-19      Susan Fraise(E)             07-21

Warren Myers (E)                           07-19      Peyton Kelly (E)             07-21

Shirley Allen                                   07-19      Betty Speckhart              07-22

Barbara Grimes      07-22

Jenola Watkins       07-22

Haylie Danker         07-22

William Haire          07-22

Denise Hughes       07-23

Melissa McCord      07-23

Weekly Inspiration

“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus on the light.”

~ Aristotle Onassis ~

Prayer Request & Scripture


Malachi 4:2

“But for you who fear my name, the Sun of Righteousness will rise with healing in his wings. And you will go free, leaping with joy like calves let out to pasture.”     


Residents:  Anna Brown

Staff: Community Healthcare Providers

Physicians Assistants, Doctors, Nurses, and all of their support staff

Activity Calendar

***All schedules are subject to change without notice***

Sunday, July 17th————————————————    

Salem EUCC Church Service available for individual viewings

9:00      Worship – Channel 3 & Chapel

2:00      Steve Buckman – Channel 3 & Social Room

Monday, July 18th———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Rosary – Channel 3 & Chapel

2:00       Bewitched – Channel 3

Tuesday, July 19th———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Music by Marvin Cook – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       “Making Her Mark” – Amon Carter Museum of American Art – Channel 3 & Social Room

2:00        Pound Class – Channel 3 & Social Room

Wednesday, July 20th———————————————

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Grief Share – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Hello Again – Channel 3

1:30       Art Club – Town Hall

1:30       St. James, Our Redeemer, & Lutheran Church of St. John Communion – Chapel

6:30       Sequence – Social Room

Thursday, July 21st———————————————–

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & chapel

10:00    Catholic Mass – Channel 3 & Chapel

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Rio Lobo – Channel 3

1:30       Dominoes – Social Room

6:30       Terri’s Stewpot! – Social Room

Friday, July 22nd—————————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Ozzie & Rocky – Social Room

10:00     The Hidden Lives of Pets – Channel 3

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

2:00       Bingo – Social Room

Saturday, July 23rd————————————————–

Games, Cards, Etc. available in Bartley Family Room

10:00       Bingo – Anna Brown

11:00       Exercise – Channel 3 Only

1:00         Saturday Musical: State Fair – Channel 3

2:00         Bingo – Southern Court

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