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    ‘Tis the season for favorite traditions

    Staff members from Newton Presbyterian Manor recently reflected on Christmases past and shared some of their favorite holiday traditions.Alex Ramos, Wellness Director“My favorite Christmas tradition was traveling to Hutchinson on Christmas Eve and then waking up and traveling out to western Kansas on Christmas morning to be with family. We did everything from attending midnight mass to eating at our family’s restaurant in Garden City. Even though those 48 hours were extremely busy, I...  Read More...

  • A little holiday gift to you

    As a little holiday gift to you, our dining services team has a few family recipes to share with you. Merry Christmas!Deanna Woodfield’s Thanksgiving CranberriesThis recipe was one of my mother’s favorites at Thanksgiving time. Now that she has passed away, we still have it at Thanksgiving to honor her.3-4 sleeves of saltine crackers2 cans jellied cranberry sauce, mash until smooth1 carton heavy creamCrush crackers and put in a 9x13 pan.   Read More...

  • Chaplain's Corner: God’s Gift

    By Jerroll Martens, Chaplain“Thanks be unto God for his unspeakable gift.” II Cor. 9:15The Christmas season always reminds us of gifts. We have memories of gifts received as children, perhaps we are thinking of gifts to give others.This verse speaks of God’s gift, which is so wonderful that words fail in describing it.   Read More...