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Holy Smoke! BBQ raises $15,266

2021 Holy Smoke Grand Champions

From April 21, 2021 issue of The Journal
   April 10, 2021 was the date for the 17th annual Holy Smoke Christian Grilling Competition at the old school in the Centerpoint Community of Preston. The event was sponsored by Macedonia Baptist Church and supported by other area churches and many individuals. It raised a total of $15,266 for Children's Homes.
   After a whole year off due to Covid, it seemed that everyone was ready to enjoy a day of Christian fellowship and fun together. Although the morning brought rain, the afternoon brought sunshine and showers of blessings. The weather didn't dampen the spirits of the teams that competed or the crowd that attended. This year there were 12 teams competing in the Cake and Bar-B-Que competitions and six teams in the Cornhole Competition. The teams' donations plus three more churches' donations and all totaled $2,645 for the cause.
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