The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

December 8, 2012

‘Thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff comfort me’

RICHMOND — The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.

(Psalm 23:1-6)

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 Street, Richmond Ky.

Thank You

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

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

 

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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