Second Missionary Baptist Honors Senior Citizens

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Senior Citizens' Day will be celebrated at Second Missionary Baptist Church, 2305 East Third Street, on Sunday. The 11 a.m. speaker will be Rev. M. T. Billingsley of Greater Tucker Baptist Church. The theme will be "Celebrating Seniors: Serving, Worshiping, and Praising our Lord." The scripture will be: II Timothy 1:7 - "For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power and of love and of a sound mind."


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