Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Pomaria celebrated its annual homecoming Oct. 6, celebrating 197 years of ministry in the community. The Golden Agers (70+ years) were recognized at the worship service by Pastor Arden Hallman. Shown are, first row from the left, Velma Bonner, Mary Graham, Inez Richardson, Essie Griffin, Lessie Long and Elvie Kinard. Second row are Pat Scott, Anne Long, Eva Leitzsey, Janet Ringer and Mary Rowe. Third row are Glenn Scott, Mike Ware, Pastor Hallman, Richard Ringer, Bright Griffin and Stocky Richardson.