Thank everyone for your prayers for my mom a few weeks ago after she…

Thank everyone for your prayers for my mom a few weeks ago after she…

Bates Family General

Thank everyone for your prayers for my mom a few weeks ago after she broke 2 vertebrae in her back. She had the procedure to fix it, made the long drive back to NC, and was checked into an occupational therapy center for further recovery. Sunday she had a seizure and a mild heart attack,…

People often ask us how many of our kids are still at home and…

People often ask us how many of our kids are still at home and…

Bates Family General

People often ask us how many of our kids are still at home and how many are married, so here’s the small group of unmarried kiddos (Pic #1 Lawson, Nathan, Trace, Carlin, Josie, Katie, Jackson, Warden, Isaiah, Addee, Ellie, Callie, Judson, & Jeb with Mom & Dad Bates)… And here are the married kiddos &…

Prayers up for all affected

Prayers up for all affected

Bates Family General

Prayers up for all affected 🙏🏼An absolutely devastating tornado ripped through Marshalltown, Iowa yesterday. Today we’re here with a relief team. Keep Marshalltown in your prayers 🙏🏼