Chaplain’s Corner

Chaplain’s Corner

A Mother's Gift Tells A Coloful StoryThe Rev. Timothy Naisby As far back as I can remember, my mother and father have been using their creative gifts to bring beauty into this world. Quilts for a new born baby, wooden toy boxes painted with Noah’s Ark, prayer shawls...

Lamplighters Open Doors with Raised Funds

Lamplighters Open Doors with Raised Funds

Last year, thanks to many generous donors, the Lamplighters raised $10,000 for the purchase of two automatic door openers. The openers recently were installed in the Baer Center for Assisted Living on a door leading outside to a courtyard. Thanks to the new additions,...

MMC Holds Dinner to Honor Donors

MMC Holds Dinner to Honor Donors

This year, honoring our supporters looked a bit different at our annual Donor Dinner. On Thursday,  May 19 we abandoned our traditional sit-down dinner for a more social and relaxed evening with food stations catered by MMC's Culinary Team. This new format was a...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #50

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #50

Yogi Berra, former player for the New York Yankees, infamously stated, “It’s like deja vu all over again.”  As I sit down to pen another COVID-19 update, I confess I feel the same way.  It never does any of us good to ignore the realities of what is going on around...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #49

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #49

Since my last update in early March, the COVID positivity numbers have continued to decline. Consequently, I am thoroughly enjoying interacting with residents in the café area. After two years of muted activity, our conversations are truly energizing (even when they...

Mildred Bender Honorees Named for 2022

Mildred Bender Honorees Named for 2022

On Monday, February 28, managers, trustees, friends, and family honored the 2022 Mildred Bender Award recipients at a luncheon in the Garden Court Dining on the Founders Campus. Recognized for their outstanding service are: Donna Wetzel, Resident D. Michael Byler,...

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #48

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update #48

Today’s update will focus on changes to our COVID practices and the current infection rate in Lancaster County.  First, the good news is that the positivity rate in Lancaster County continues to decrease rapidly. As of March 3, the positivity rate is 6.08. At the time...