Benefit Dinner – October 20, 2016 We had a lovely evening sharing MGA’s history and stories of lives touched by our ministry, and casting a vision for MGA’s future. Fort Worth Club banquet room Foyer Welcome, Friends! Amy Bearden, Decorating Coordinator Beautiful table settings Student-created table cards Sam on the piano Pre-Dinner Prayer Deanna Jones and Melissa Hardy Larry and Shellie Jones Marnie and Kevin Freeman Lanny and Suzy Tucker Candelabras Shellie Jones and Leslie Kent Guests entering the Benefit Dinner Jim and Angel Shadrick Keith and Christi Swartzendruber Shawn and Amber Hutchinson Dan and Nellie Jackson Carol and Ken Wolske Colin and Erika Mildred Zach and Jen Neese Natasha and Vikram Nagwekar Student volunteers Jeff and Jill Parks Mark and Mindy Rankin Heath, Gwen and John Miller Shellie Jones and Kat Guidry . . . and many others – 180 of our closest friends 🙂 Student volunteers Beautiful surroundings Student greeters in the beautiful FW Club Haley on the harp Leslie opens our evening presentations Guests viewing the video stories Guests viewing the videos Leslie introduces the second set of videotaped stories Leah Marchand and Marnie Freeman Our dinner guests Leslie sharing our vision! Our dinner guests Danielle Linn and Will Kent Our dinner guests Our dinner guests Steve and Leslie Kent Our dinner guests Our dinner guests Shellie Jones, closing our presentation Our dinner guests Jo, Andrew, and Steve Kent Special guests of Kent family from Nacogdoches Thanking our teachers Visiting after dinner Lanny Tucker visiting with guests Visiting after dinner Ann Harrison and Melissa Hardy Visiting after dinner Arnold Torres and Kevin Freeman, Board members Friends of MGA – we appreciate non-MGA families joining us for this special evening! Sow God’s Seed!