Abbott Methodist Church Scholarship Recipients announced (2016)

Photo of Abbott Methodist Church, by Monique Claus

“One mission of the church is to provide scholarships to students who might not otherwise be eligible or receive financial assistance to further their education.”

Since  the Abbott Methodist Church was rededicated by Willie and Bobbie Nelson in 2006, the church has given over $99,000 in scholarships to local area students.  The scholarships are not merit based, but are available to assist any area student.

If you would like to make a donation to the Abbott Methodist Church Scholarship Program, send check or money order to:

Abbott Methodist Church
116 Bordon Street
Abbott, Texas 76621
attn:  Scholarships

The Abbott Methodist Church have announced the names of the 2016 Scholarship recipients.  . Residents from Abbott and surrounding area support the church and sponsor the scholarships.

Jake Brown
Nathan Cox
Courtney Walker

Hillsboro ISD

Cassandra Hughes

Hubbard ISD

Skyy Ca’tia Brackens

Whitney ISD

Matthew Reed
Lauren Heckard

Clifton ISD

Dustin Gant

We congratulate all our scholarship winners and wish them the best of luck in the future.

Janis from Texas took this picture of Bobbie and Willie Nelson, at the Abbott Methodist Church.

Willie and his sister Bobbie attended the Abbott Methodist Church on July 2, 2006, and performed along with Mickey Raphael, Bea Speers, Leon Russell, and Donald Reed.  The church in Abbott is the church were Bobbie and Willie attended as children, with their grandparents.



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