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Community Cleans Up Oak Park

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Clean up efforts continued this afternoon in Minot. Members of the World Mission Society Church of God teamed up with other Minot residents to help transition the city from winter to spring.

More than 70 volunteers worked throughout the afternoon to help clean up Oak Park. The crew worked to rake and bag leaves in the 50-acre park. The clean up effort was a way to bring residents together and to honor Passover.

"Through park clean-ups, as other see people cleaning up the trash or leaves, randomly people want to do good acts, good deeds to help their community," says church member Charquez Taylor. "At the church, we like to spark that. As more people get involved in other clean ups, and we do more, it gets bigger and bigger. The main purpose here is to spread the love of Christ through Passover, but it's really amazing."

Minot residents can keep their eyes open for fliers and updates for more Mission Society Church of God community events.

 

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