The Back Story May-June 2017

Bob Zentz Country Store webQ & A with Bob Zentz, President & CEO of Fellowship Community
Bob is the chief executive for the continuing care retirement community Fellowship Community in Whitehall. Despite being a resident at the community, on the doorstep of his 80th birthday and beating cancer for the fourth time (he just had 35% of his liver removed), his golden years are jammed with work, volunteer activities and time with family.

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The Worst Swear Word Ever!

Primary Children webI can still see their faces as if it were yesterday.
I was doing a “children’s corner” at church - a time during the service in which we would invite the children to come forward to hear a message particularly addressed to them. On this particular Sunday, when they all came forward and gathered at the front of the church, I told them I was going to teach them the worst swear word ever!

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More Predictions from 50’s

rhodes college web“Did you see where some baseball player just signed a contract for $75,000 a year just to play ball? It wouldn’t surprise me if someday they’ll be making more than the president.”

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Your Local Funeral Home

StephensFuneralHomeApril2017 webIn 1941 Stanley S. Stephens, Sr. first invited his family, friends and neighbors into his home for funerals, providing the space and service to help them navigate some of life’s most challenging moments.
In 2015 the Stephens Funeral Home family relocated to 274 North Krocks Rd, Allentown to better service the community; yet maintain the tradition, compassion and service that has made the family’s funeral home your family’s home for funerals.

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Diakon Senior Living

Couple SunRoom Topton webNearby senior living campuses offer the best of both worlds. Not sure if you want to enjoy retirement in the city or country? Diakon Senior Living makes the decision easy.

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Finding Companionship

older couple walking on beach in jackets webAs a senior, you may find that as you age, friends and family members may have moved away, or are no longer around to socialize with daily. Instead of feeling alone, consider moving to a senior community where you can live with an abundance of new friends!

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