Religion & Spirituality
On September 21, 1997 the congregation of the First Baptist Church walked from their original church at the corner of Xenia Ave. and Whiteman Dr. to their current location at Dayton St. and King St. This weekend they celebrated their 150th anniversary. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

On September 21, 1997 the congregation of the First Baptist Church walked from their original church at the corner of Xenia Ave. and Whiteman Dr. to their current location at Dayton St. and King St. This weekend they celebrated their 150th anniversary. (photos by Suzanne Szempruch)

First Baptist Church, 150 year in YS

The First Baptist Church celebrated their 150th anniversary this past weekend. On Saturday they held a celebration dinner that included fellowship, some music, a reflections of the last 150 years by Robin Henry and a wonderful sermon by their current paster, Paster William E. Randolph.

On Sunday they celebrated with a guest speaker, Elder Wendell Kirk, a former member who came up to celebrate from his church in Hamilton, Ala.

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