Enon Baptist Church, Danville, holds 200th anniversary celebration

Enon Baptist Church, Danville, celebrated its bicentennial anniversary on July 21. 

Several who were called into ministry out of Enon Baptist, including David Stidham, Chris Godbee, Tim Keenum and Phil Waldrep, were the guest speakers. A total of 21 people have been called into ministry from Enon. Special music was brought by the children’s choir. 

Jerry Armor presented a certificate from the Alabama Baptist Historical Commission. Robert Smith, associational missions director for Muscle Shoals Baptist Association, gave opening comments. 

A church history booklet compiled by Nancy Keenum was distributed along with a church cookbook. The Hall of History featured photos of church events and members throughout the years. 

“It was an exceptional day,” Pastor Steve Ledbetter said. 

The day began with the unveiling of a state historical marker. The dedication was led by Smith. Former associate pastor Jackie Hill led prayer in the service. 

Members of the Builders for Christ team who helped build the education space were recognized. 

Lunch followed the service and inflatables for the children were available after lunch. (TAB)