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Polka Party raises funds for Missionary

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Polka Party raises funds for Missionary

By Sharon Mager, BCM/D Correspondent

Megan Sanford, a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Huntington, Md., (right), pictured with Polish missionary Amber Smith, is raising funds to minister in Rzeszow, Poland

HUNTINGTOWN, Md.––The sound of accordions, trumpets and clarinets, from bands like Lenny Gomulka & The Chicago Push, and Marian Lush filled the church auditorium at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Huntington last month. The group danced, laughed, learned about Polish customs and ate Kielbasas, Pierogies, and sweet rolls.

The Polka party was a fundraiser for Megan Sanford, a member of Emmanuel, who is preparing to minister in Rzeszow, Poland with the goal of training and mobilizing local church leaders to start church planting movements.

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