ANGEL VISIT BAPTIST CHURCH
100th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
JUNE 27, 2004
On June 27, 2004 -- a picture-perfect Sunday morning -- pastors, parishioners
and guests of Angel Visit Baptist Church in Mt. Royal, New Jersey gathered to
celebrate the 100th anniversary of their church [SEE
Exterior of Angel Visit Baptist Church - decorated to celebrate the church's
Photograph by Janice Brown, June 2004
the first to welcome me to the celebration this morning were Rev. & Mrs. Hilyard
Knox (the Interim Pastor and his wife) and Deacon William Johns.
Rev. & Mrs.
and Deacon William Johns
Early morning events included both children and adult bible study.
The children's Bible
These were followed by an inspiring and uplifting service as follows:
Anniversary Morning Worship Service - 11:15 AM
Call to Worship: Rev.
Hilyard Knox, Interim Pastor
Processional / Ministers / Choir
Congregational Hymn - "Blessed Quietness"
Scripture / Prayer / Chant
Selection / Choir
of Preacher: Deaconess Edith Gray, Second Baptist Church, Paulsboro
Spoken Word: Rev. Linwood Parsons
Call to Disciplineship
/ Altar Call
Offering / Love Offering / Offertory
Remarks / Benediction
Hamilton, Angel Visit Baptist Church's oldest parishioner
Hamilton, the church's oldest member, was honored by her family and the entire
congregation. Following the service, dinner was served in the Roy Baylor Fellowship