LEXINGTON, Ky. (BP)--Kentucky Baptists celebrated the appointment of 69 new international missionaries and passed a resolution affirming marriage during their 166th annual meeting Nov. 11-12 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lexington.
|Retiree's new home
72-year-old Pauline White sold her Florida home and then purchased one in the mountains of eastern Kentucky to lead the Manna House food distribution ministry. Photo courtesy of Kentucky Baptists' Western Recorder newsjournal
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (BP)--Pauline White thought she was just going to do a little light reading before bed, but instead the 72-year-old retiree opened the door to a call to missions that took her from her Florida home to the mountains of eastern Kentucky.
WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (BP)--Homer Ledford, a traditional bluegrass and Gospel musician from Winchester, charmed, entertained and inspired the crowd during the 2002 Kentucky Baptist Convention annual meeting at Cumberland College in Williamsburg.
WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (BP)--Paul Badgett, pastor of First Baptist Church in Pikeville, Ky., was elected president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention during the Nov. 12-13 annual meeting, marking the first time since 1991 a KBC president has been elected without opposition.