Second Baptist Plans Black History Celebration

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Second Missionary Baptist Church, 2305 E. Third St., celebrates the 31st Black History Observance on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.  

"This promises to be an inspirational, informative, and heart-warming celebration featuring some of our brightest youth sharing their perspective on the national and local theme: The Crisis in Black Education, A Legacy of Strength; A Future of Hope.

"We anticipate another sell-out attendance sharing in a soulful meal by Hudgins Catering, music by Mrs. Barbara Craigmiles of Olivet Baptist Church, and a panel of 10 teens speaking on 10 selected values in response to the educational crisis, as narrated by Minister Ronald Harris, chairman of the sponsoring group, Club #11 Ministry of Second.  Of additional interest is the few dozen heritage-based door prizes awarded throughout the evening," organizers said.  

The community is invited to attend.  For more information, call the church at 423-624-9097.  Dr. Ernest L. Reid, Jr. is the pastor.


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