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What is your favorite number, and why?: LaVonne Ackerman

Posted 5/22/19

Hi, folks. What is your favorite number? Do you even have one?

Mine is 22, for a simple reason, I was born on Feb. 22, and I got married on June 22.

You should know if you were born on the …

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What is your favorite number, and why?: LaVonne Ackerman

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Hi, folks. What is your favorite number? Do you even have one?

Mine is 22, for a simple reason, I was born on Feb. 22, and I got married on June 22.

You should know if you were born on the 22nd of any month that you are automatically in the 22 Club.

There is no significance in being a member, it just means you are extra-special!

This is a fun question to explore. See below to read about favorite numbers.

Have a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. Also, don’t forget to let me know your news to share.

Birthdays

Happy cake day to Scott Thompson of Lower Swatara Township. Enjoy your frosty-filled day on Wednesday, May 22, Scott! He is a member of the 22 Club!

Happy “Welcome to the 20s” birthday to Muhammad House of Lower Swatara on May 22. He observes his birthday on Wednesday, and yes, there’s another member of the 22 Club right there!

Stacey Hinojosa of Lower Swatara celebrates her 15th balloon-flying day on Thursday, May 23. Many wishes of fun for you, Stacey!

Brian Kennedy of Lower Swatara will hear the birthday song on May 23. I hope your Thursday is thrilling and very blessed. Enjoy!

Alexus Reynolds of Middletown turns 22 on Friday, May 24. Have a fantastic day, Alexus, and remember, 22 is special!

Happy landmark birthday to Alex Kennedy of Lower Swatara. She hits cake day No. 18 on Friday, May 24. Congrats to you!

Best wishes for a fabulous birthday to Don Hartman of Middletown on Friday, May 24. I hope your weekend is just grand!

Deb Carson of Lower Swatara marks her confetti-popping birthday on Saturday, May 25. Have the best one yet, Deb!

McKenzie Habecker of Middletown celebrates her 12th sparkles-and-glitter day on Saturday, May 25. Many blessings to you, McKenzie!

God bless Makayla Long of Middletown on May 25. She turns 11. I hope your weekend is super and your Saturday is full of love and joy!

Happy 22nd birthday to Joshua Alcock of Lower Swatara on Sunday, May 26. I hope your day is really special, especially since you are now 22!

If you see John Rhodes out and about Hummelstown on Sunday, May 26, be sure to give him a loud and jolly happy birthday greeting. Enjoy your day, John!

Best wishes to Lynnsey Woodley of Middletown on Sunday, May 26. Happy landmark cake day to you. Congrats on turning 18!

God bless and best wishes to Reagan Headley of Middletown on May 26. This princess turns nine on Sunday, enjoy!

Here is a shout-out to Judy Stare of Lower Swatara on Tuesday, May 28. I wish you beautiful blue skies with warm sunshine for you birthday, Judy!

Anniversaries

Best wishes for a wonderful 60th wedding anniversary to Richard and Margaret Reisinger of Lower Swatara. They were married on May 23, 1959. Congrats and enjoy Thursday with the gift of diamonds!

Jim and Susan Hare of Lower Swatara observe their romantic holiday on Sunday, May 26. Happy 40th and congrats to you both. Gift idea: rubies.

Love and hugs are sent to Chris and Dot Reider of Lower Swatara. They mark 56 years of wedded bliss on Sunday, May 26. Enjoy your romantic weekend!

Ebenezer church news

The Charity Sewing group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, at Ebenezer United Methodist Church, 800 Ebenezer Road.

Graduating 2019 5-year-olds will be honored at the 10:45 a.m. church service Sunday, May 26.

All are invited to attend services and activities. The church is located at 890 Ebenezer Road in Lower Swatara Township.

Quote of the Week

“Daily discipline is the door to full freedom.” — Ann Voskamp, author.

Question of the Week

What is your favorite number, and why?

“My number for baseball, 30!” — Logan Benner, 12, Royalton.

“Three. I have always thought it meant good luck.” — Ean Benner, Royalton.

“100. I want that many dollars.” — Ayden Windows, 5, Susquehanna Township.

“12. That is the day I was born.” — Ayla Windows, 8, Susquehanna Township.

“100 to represent 100 percent. I feel I should always give 100 percent to anything I do.” — Louisa Morgan, Londonderry Township.

“I like 11. My birthday is Feb. 11!” — Aijah Gladden, 12, Middletown.

“25. It is my baseball number.” — Jayden Benner, 15, Royalton.

Proverb for the Week

Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed (15:22).

Reach LaVonne Ackerman at 717-649-7366 or by email at LaVonneAck@comcast.net.