The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

November 30, 2012

What a great joy we have in giving to others

Church and Community Focus

RICHMOND — And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and they were sore afraid.

And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.

For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.


(Luke 2:9-11)

NAACP monthly meeting

The Richmond/Madison County Branch of the NAACP meets on the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 302 Francis St., Richmond.

Thank You

The family of Mathew Dunnie Willis Simpson would like to thank everyone for all acts of kindness during this time of beravement.

Free-lunch ministry

Every Thursday, from noon to 3 p.m., Saint Paul AME Church, 437 Francis St., Richmond, serves a free lunch to all who come.

“This is an ongoing, weekly ministry to serve the hungry, the homeless and feed anyone who walks in our doors,” says Pastor William R.T. Hale.

The free lunch ministry will be open and active, Thursday, Nov. 22, serving Thanksgiving dinner from noon to 2:30 p.m.

www.saintpaulrichmond.com

Pastoral anniversary

Sunday, Dec 2, the members of the Richmond Predestinarian Baptist Church will be celebrating the anniversdaruy of their pastor, Elder Raymond Walker. Everyone is invited to come and join us as we honor this man of God. The special guest for the morning service will be Elder Juan Kennly. The afternoon guests at 3 p.m. will be Elder Virgil Gardner choir and congregation of Pleasant Green Predestinarian Baptist Church. Dinner will be served. Elder Raymond Walker is host pastor.

Farristown Men's Christmas Musical, Church Gala

Sunday, Dec. 9, the annual Men's Christmas Musical and Church Gala will take place at Farristown Baptist Church beginning at 3 p.m. Dinner will be served after the morning worship service, and a holiday dessert reception will be held following the musical.

Minister Ray Reed, interim pastor, and Felecia J. Ballard, music ministry leader, invites everyone to join the congregation in this celebration of Christ’s birth.

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