Byers Avenue United Methodist Church Pie Sale

By Brad Douglas

Published 07/03 2014 06:02PM

Updated 07/03 2014 08:19PM

JOPLIN, MO.--- The Byers Avenue United Methodist Church in Joplin is hosting it's annual pie sale. Church members will spend the next three days making more than a thousand pies. They often pull 18 hour days making the pies. The money raised this year will help families in Baxter Springs who were affected by the recent tornado, it will also go for church improvements. Organizers say the orders just keep coming in. 

"We have orders for 440 today, 398 tomorrow and about 300 on Saturday. So this will definitely be a record," said Jane Obert, Pie Maker.

You can still order a pie for Saturday to pick up. Just call 417-624-3647. A large pie is $11 and a mini pie is $6. 

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