Bridget Thiessen and John Sims announce their engagement and approaching marriage.
The parents are Corky and Darrel Gillen of Lehigh and the late Rosemary Thiessen.
The bride-elect is a 2001 graduate of Hillsboro High School and is employed at Applebee’s in Newton.
The groom-to-be is a 2001 graduate of Hillsboro High School and is working in security forces with the U.S. Air Force.
The couple will be married Nov. 17 at the Historic Church at Tabor College.
Family is invited to the ceremony and friends are encouraged to attend the reception.