Hope-area rescue workers will be thanked with a luncheon Sunday, Sept. 8th at Hope United Methodist Church.

The church is inviting any Hope-area police, firefighters or paramedics to attend the 10:30 a.m. church services in their honor. That will be followed with a :"thank you" luncheon from 12 to 2 p.m.

The church is at 432 Washington St. and Hope police officers, firefighters and Columbus Regional Health ambulance personnel are invited.